Welcome to Larkspur, CA

Where Small-Town Serenity Meets Metropolitan Access

Nestled in the heart of Marin County, Larkspur offers an idyllic setting that perfectly encapsulates the allure of small-town living. The town itself emanates a sense of tranquility and timeless beauty, making it a coveted destination for those looking to escape the hustle and bustle without sacrificing modern conveniences. Here, you'll find both natural beauty and architectural charm in abundant supply.

What to Love

  • Ideal for a laid-back yet cosmopolitan lifestyle.
  • Uninterrupted serenity with San Francisco at your doorstep.
  • Scenic locales combine with cultural treasures.

Local Lifestyle

Living in Larkspur means embracing a lifestyle that is as serene as it is cultured. The town represents the perfect balance for those who seek both relaxation and the thrills of a city—making it possible to enjoy a quiet morning walk and still effortlessly commute to San Francisco for an evening out.

Dining and Entertainment

Downtown Larkspur presents a kaleidoscope of historic allure, boutique retail, and intimate eateries. The architectural gems lining the streets tell a story of the town's rich past, while the curated boutiques offer a modern twist. It's an atmosphere of elegance, nostalgia, and wonder, all rolled into one.

On the iconic Magnolia Avenue, the shopping experience is simply sublime. With a plethora of high-end boutiques, antique shops, and specialty stores, there's no shortage of ways to indulge your retail fantasies. The avenue itself buzzes with a unique blend of historic charm and contemporary flair, offering a shopping experience that appeals to the discerning and the curious alike.

Art Deco Lark Theater and Marin Country Mart in Larkspur Landing make for must-visit locales. The Lark Theater, a historical monument dating back to 1936, stands as a testament to timeless elegance and cinematic grandeur. Meanwhile, Marin Country Mart offers an eclectic mix of restaurants, shops, and weekend attractions like the Saturday Farmer’s Market and the Sunday food trucks, solidifying its reputation as a focal point of community activity.

Things to Do

Larkspur offers a myriad of outdoor activities, especially for those who are inclined towards hiking and biking. The surrounding hills provide excellent trails with panoramic views of the Bay and San Francisco, offering a tranquil escape with a magnificent backdrop.

For nature aficionados, spots like Baltimore Canyon Preserve and King Mountain are sanctuaries of natural beauty. For the more urban-minded, Marin’s main ferry terminal in Larkspur Landing offers a quick and scenic commute to San Francisco, bridging the best of both worlds.


  • Highly regarded Elementary Schools
  • Respected Middle Schools
  • Top-tier High Schools
  • Numerous Private Education options

In Larkspur, you don't have to choose between nature and culture, or between serenity and convenience—you can truly have it all. With its premier schools, scenic beauty, and effortless access to San Francisco, Larkspur stands as a paradigm of balanced and luxurious living.

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