Catalina Foothills

Sun-drenched desert retreat flanked by gorgeous views.

Welcome to Catalina Foothills

Sun-drenched desert retreat flanked by gorgeous views
Nestled at the base of the Santa Catalina Mountains, the Catalina Foothills is an upscale neighborhood distinguished by its majestic mountain vistas, scenic desert landscape, and sophisticated summer vacation feel. A paradise of deluxe retail spots tucked in sprawling shopping centers like the Encantada Mall, high-end restaurants, a growing number of art galleries, and posh resorts replete with world-class golf facilities and spas, the Foothills epitomizes luxury living interwoven with style and class.
Wonderfully close to incredible amenities, families are drawn to the Catalina Foothills for the excellent schools, appealing parks flecked with trails meandering through hills, and intimate community culture. A variety of home styles reflect the neighborhood’s unmatched taste in an exquisite mix of Southwestern custom homes and contemporary estates with masterful finishes, Santa Fe-style residences flaunting backyards of saguaro cacti, and desert flowers, and charming modern homes providing the ultimate resort-style living!

What to Love

  • Convenient access to great amenities
  • 350+ days of sunshine a year
  • Hotspot for dining and shopping
  • Home to the best school district in the city

Local Lifestyle

An exclusive neighborhood with peaceful streets and responsible residents, The Foothills provides ultra privacy and terrific proximity to all of life’s necessities. The area’s central location leaves you mere minutes away from hiking and biking trails, various recreation opportunities, and glamorous shopping and world-class dining experiences, while immersing you in a haven of fresh air and breathtaking views peeped from your window! The Foothills’ gentle pace of life makes it a perfect retirement destination and safe community to raise a family.

Dining, Entertainment & Shopping

Quaint, upscale, and landscaped to perfection, La Encantada is the main artery of sophisticated shopping in the Foothills. Boasting spectacular views of the Catalina Mountains, this luxury outdoor shopping mall is home to big-name brands like Louis Vuitton, Tiffany, Coach, and MAC as well as posh restaurants like Ra Sushi Bar and Blanco Tacos + Tequila.
Come indulge in exquisite Italian fare at the elegant Vivace, offering a menu of everything from veal marsala to risotto Milanese smothered in wine sauce. Fancy a charcuterie platter and authentic, New American entrées? Make a reservation at The Grill at Hacienda Del Sol, an award-winning Four Diamond restaurant treasured for its breathtaking scenery, delectable servings, and cozy, romantic vibe. Check in for a happy hour at Commoner & Co with elevated comfort food served alongside unique cocktails and beers. You won’t only love the gorgeous industrial-chic setting but also the courteous, world-class service and enchanting ambiance!

Things To Do

If anything, Catalina Foothills is a vacationer’s paradise. Imagine being a local in such a beautiful place — sprawling with golf courses, legendary art galleries, posh resorts, and extraordinary outdoor recreation in the mountains and desert.
Residents love to pamper themselves at La Paloma — an AAA Four Diamond resort with great pools, a 27-hole golf course, and a spa with a calm and tranquil atmosphere. Escape into an oasis of delight at the Loews Ventana Canyon Resort, cradling two Tom Fazio-designed championship 18-hole golf courses, multiple lighted tennis courts surrounded by the breathtaking mountain desert-scape, and spacious suites with polished details and private balconies.
Hacienda del Sol Guest Ranch, a historic refuge with breathtaking views and gorgeous features, is another iconic local favorite. Unwind in luxurious rooms, suites, and casitas or enjoy rejuvenating spa treatments, sunset strolls through botanical gardens, and award-winning culinary flavors.
Explore fantastic paintings of history in Degrazia Gallery in the Sun, and you can watch your kids play baseball at the George Mehl Park or stroll along its scenic river walk.


Catalina Foothills is served by the prestigious Catalina Foothills School District, renowned for its quality educational facilities filled with innovative and engaging curricula. A few of the community’s most revered academic institutions include:
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