With its once stately old mansions, quaint bungalows and apartment buildings, Golden Hill is enjoying a significant rejuvenation. On the southeast end of Balboa Park, Golden Hill and the adjacent communities have bright views of downtown and pockets of eclectic neighborhoods. Development began in the 1870s when Golden Hill was on the outskirts of San Diego's urban area. By the 1920's Golden Hill was completely developed, while a significant number of structures still remain that are over 60 years old. Many of the older homes have been renovated into offices, businesses and condominiums.
With the warm weather of sunny Southern California, outdoor sports and cultural activities can take place year round. Its mild climate combined with its historic attractions including, Balboa Park, several museums, the world-famous San Diego Zoo, Coronado Island, the Gaslamp Quarter, Sea World and its proximity to Tijuana create a comprehensive playground for its residents.
A legacy of Spanish place names, graceful architecture, and a relaxed lifestyle reflect San Diego’s pride in its past. The interior holds a wealth of surprises, ranging from the impressive Wild Animal Park to the old-fashioned mining village of Julian. Take in a game with one of the professional sports teams of the Chargers or the Padres, or visit the Fleet Space Theater and Science Center for family fun.
Whether it's the diverse cultural and recreational opportunities, the historic small town feel or the beautiful weather, Golden Hill and the surrounding communities afford a quality of life second to none. The southern California easygoing lifestyle provides sunny days, beautiful ocean views and mountain borders making Golden Hill an increasingly desirable place to live, work and raise a family.
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