Welcome to Mill Valley
European charm and charisma in Marin County
Mill Valley is a town located within Marin County. Just 14 miles north of San Francisco, Mill Valley sits at the foot of Mount Tamalpais and the northern and western shores of Richardson Bay. The area is known for its beautiful coastal and wetland biomes, wooded canyons, and redwoods.
There are many breathtaking properties in the Mill Valley area, from hillside homes with a view, to quaint neighborhoods walking distance to the town’s various amenities. The homes in this area are typically Craftsman, ranch, and contemporary in design.
What to Love
Muir Woods National Monument
Golden Gate National Recreation Area
Upscale town with hip and artsy vibes alongside award-winning schools
People & Lifestyle
Mill Valley is an upscale town with gorgeous homes and beautiful outdoor views. With that comes the invitation to be artsy or outdoorsy—maybe even both! With its scenic views, Mill Valley has been an inspiration for many stories across media. This only adds to the charm of the town, while its safety makes it that much more appealing.
With many award-winning schools and the safety of a small town, families often choose to live in this area as they search for a great place to raise their children. Professionals also enjoy the town’s close proximity to San Francisco as well as the many opportunities for outdoor recreation.
Dining, Entertainment & Shopping
Mill Valley has great dining and shopping ventures throughout the area. Whether you want to find a great new place to window shop or enjoy fine dining, try the following places.
If you’re looking for a great locally-owned grocery store, check out Mill Valley Market
. Selling a variety of goods and items for everyday needs, Mill Valley Market is sure to have what you’re looking for. The Depot Café & Bookstore
is a great place to find literature as well as coffee and brunch.
Things to Do
In addition to the great shopping and dining, there are many fun activities to enjoy in Mill Valley, whether you want to enjoy a day out or attend a local event.
Mill Valley is home to several excellent schools.
Award Winning Public Schools Include:
- Edna Maguire Elementary
- Old Mill Elementary
- Strawberry Point Elementary
- Park Elementary
- Tam Valley Elementary
- Mill Valley Middle School
- Tam Union High School District – Home of Mt. Tam High School