Why we love Chardonnay Hills Temecula?
What makes this area so sought-after is its close proximity to many beautiful wineries and views of a lifetime. You have access to over 30 wineries within a 5-mile radius and less than a 12-minute drive Depending on your preferences, this region has a winery for everyone. The Ponte Winery located a meer 9 Minutes drive from Chardonnay Hills is a beautiful cozy farmhouse style Winery with reasonable prices and a wonderful selection of wines and appetizers.
South Coast Winery Resort & Spa is also located only 8 minutes away and boasts a grand and elegant location that people travel miles to experience. This luxurious hotel is also a favorite amongst So-Cal residents for weddings or other special gatherings. No matter the style of wining and dining you are interested in, this area has something for everyone!
What makes Chardonnay Hills such a great place to call home is the fact that within a 10 to 15-minute drive you have some of the most highly rated and reviewed restaurants in the area. Bluewater Grill Seafood, The Restaurant at Ponte, Penfolds Cafe & Bakery as well as some well-known favorite chain restaurants such as Islands, Yard House and BJ’s. Either way you go, there is so much variety within a 10-15 minute radius your tastebuds will never get bored!
Groceries and Shopping
The closest grocery option is Barons market Temecula, which is roughly four minutes from the community and filled with a great variety of groceries and produce. If you are willing to venture another 8 to 10 minutes further you will find a plethora of larger brand name stores such as Vons, Food 4 Less, Trader Joe’s , Albertsons and a WinCo Foods.
As for shopping, there are many great options, Promenade Temecula, the cities highest rated shopping center on Yelp is less than 5 miles away and boasts a wide variety of stores along with a beautiful outdoor shopping environment.
Commons At Temecula, Temecula Town Center, Palomar Village and Old Town Temecula are all also located within a 5 mile radius of Chardonnay Hills. Of course many large name retailers are located in these malls and shopping centers, ensuring that all of your shopping needs can be met without too much driving or traffic.
Personally, we highly recommend checking out Old Town Temecula, it has such a charm about it and you could spend hours just exploring the restaurants and shops. If you would like to watch a video about the shopping in Old Town Click Here