April 11th, 2018 at 2:00 pm


Spring is officially in full bloom here in Southern California, which means beautiful, sunshine-filled days are about to become more and more frequent.

On particularly nice days you might be tempted to opt for a picnic, and what better place to enjoy a casual, relaxing meal than in your own backyard or neighborhood?

We found eight houses for sale in California that have park-like grounds or offer perfect picnic locations. 

Santa Barbara | $8,200,000

Presented by Dan Encell


Located on Park Lane, this estate offers 3.67 acres of private, gated land. The sunny pool and patio, in addition to mountain views, sprawling lawns, blooming gardens, and charming brick walking paths, make this a very picnic-worthy property.

Rancho Santa Fe | $7,800,000

Presented by Xiaosong (Shelly) Wu


This single-story masterpiece is grand but elegant and, complemented by lush green lawns located on over two acres of land. Located within the gated Fairbanks Ranch community, this home boasts a beautiful pool and a quiet location. Contact an agent for other Rancho Santa Fe Fairbanks Ranch homes for sale.

Los Olivos | $3,995,000

Presented by Laura Drammer


Located on almost 19 acres of land, this equestrian estate has sprawling lawns and outdoor patios with lovely valley views. All you need to do is pack a basket of foods, grab a blanket, and go for a stroll until you find the perfect lunch spot.

Summerland | $3,250,000

Presented by Marsha Kotlyar


This coastal home rests on a serene hillside and enjoys captivating ocean, harbor, and island views. You might not have too many different picnic spots to choose from, but you’ll never get bored with your surroundings!

West Hollywood | $2,500,000

Presented by Armen V. Sarkissian


If you’re more of an urban picnicker, this renovated Mediterranean has multiple spacious terraces that enjoy views of Hollywood and downtown Los Angeles.

Ojai | $2,155,000

Presented by Gabriela Cesena & Nancy Kogevinas


This property lets you wake up to the sun rising over the Topa Topa Mountains and find yourself surrounded by beauty and very close-by  Pratt Trail. Enjoy a picnic in your own backyard or venture out to find the perfect spot.

Pasadena | $1,849,000

Presented by Nick Cacarnakis & Maria C. Cacarnakis


A large yard, several fruit trees, and a spacious observation deck give you several options for enjoying a backyard picnic.

Santa Barbara | $1,125,000

Presented by Marie Sue Parsons


Located right across the street from Town and Country Neighborhood Park, this home is in an ideal location for enjoying picnics all spring and summer long.

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