There are several creeks and lakes that surround the neighborhood, making this an outdoor lover's ideal place to live.

Welcome to Montclair

A thriving community surrounded by stunning nature.
Along the western slope of the Oakland Hills, surrounded by the beauty and wonder of nature, is the neighborhood of Montclair. It’s a vibrant and lively community with a laid-back feeling, an abundance of shopping, plus the allure of nature all around you. There are several creeks and lakes that surround the neighborhood, making this an outdoor lover's ideal place to live. Plus, with a number of nature preserves and the Redwood Regional Park close by, you’ll have access to hundreds of miles of biking and hiking trails. 
With beautiful tree-lined streets full of homes that range from storybook cottages to lush mansions, you’ll love wandering the streets with your children or pets. The beautiful landscaping and well-maintained lawns and homes showcase how much residents love their neighborhood. The walkability and charm of Montclair Village offer many things to do during the day if you’re not in the mood for outdoor adventures, plus there’s a wide variety of things to do in the greater Oakland area. One thing is for sure; you’ll love the private, small-town feeling Montclair brings. 

What to Love 

  • Access to hundreds of miles of hiking and biking trails
  • Montclair Village
  • A quaint, small-town feeling with a sense of community

Local Lifestyle

The residents of this community enjoy the abundance of natural beauty. On Sundays, the local farmers’ market completes the small-town feeling with some of the freshest local produce around. Proximity to larger areas in Oakland provides many things to see and do.

Dining, Entertainment & Shopping

Montclair Village is a quaint spot in the heart of the community that offers plenty of shopping and dining options. With many familiar choices to choose from, you’ll find well-known favorites and locally-owned options like A Great Good Place for Books, The Book Tree, and Montclair Toyhouse
You’ll also find many delicious treats and eats. Montclair Egg Shop is a neighborhood landmark for breakfast. Get your caffeine fix at Yellow Door, Highwire Coffee Roasters, or Sophie’s Cuppa Tea. Daughter Thai Kitchen offers adventurous, boldly-flavored Thai street food in a charming setting. Perle Wine Bar has an extensive wine list and Mediterranean mains. Whether you’re sticking with local vendors or venturing out into a neighboring area, there are plenty of choices that you’ll enjoy.

Things to Do

With a vast amount of wilderness surrounding you, one thing is certain; you will never run out of activities to do outdoors. Montclair also hosts an annual Beer, Wine & Music Festival, the Summer Art Walk, and a Halloween parade. You can attend outdoor summer musicals and concerts at the nearby Woodminster Amphitheater.


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