Welcome to Larkspur/Corte Madera
The Twin Cities of California
Nicknamed the Twin Cities, Larkspur and Corte Madera are situated just north of Mill Valley and are only a 15 mile commute to the Financial District of San Francisco. With their fantastic warm weather and very central location in Marin, these communities are a draw for people coming from the city.
Larkspur and Corte Madera have numerous beautiful homes, from Victorian and Craftsman to Mid-Century and Contemporary styles. The median home price in these areas is around $1.7M.
What to Love
People & Lifestyle
Larkspur and Corte Madera are both family-oriented areas with a welcoming vibe and down-to-earth atmosphere.. There are many reasons families continue to love the area from the award-winning schools, to the many open green spaces, and a higher sense of safety.
Dining, Entertainment & Shopping
Corte Madera and Larkspur have many great commercial and dining opportunities. The following are just a few of the many Twin Cities have to offer.
Corte Madera has a great shopping center known as The Village
, which has many popular specialty and brand-name stores and great restaurants. Another popular shopping destination is Town Center
, which has plenty of conventional retail stores, restaurants, and retails services.
In terms of dining, Perry’s
is a favorite hangout serving a menu full of American fares such as seafood and burgers and plates of pasta and much more. Another popular spot is Left Bank Brasserie
, a French restaurant with a seasonally changing menu.
Things to Do
Larkspur and Corte Madera have many great activities, whether you want to spend a day at the park or a local festival. The following are only a few of the many options in the Twin Cities.
Visit Marin Country Mart for their weekly farmers’ market
on Saturday mornings for local produce and products. Another popular event in the area is the Fourth of July Parade and Festival
, which spans Corte Madera and Larkspur with live music, food, and fireworks.
Take a trip to Piper Park
, a 2.2-acre park with a playground and sand volleyball courts. Another great place to visit is Corte Madera Town Park
, a children’s playground and sports complexes available for different sports.
Larkspur and Corte Madera are home to several excellent schools. Top educational opportunities include: