Welcome to Ladera Heights
A coveted neighborhood with easy access to world-class amenities
Tucked away on the southern slopes of the Baldwin Hills is Ladera Heights, one of the most affluent neighborhoods on the Westside of Culver City, California. It is a haven for executives and business professionals who seek private living while remaining close to busy city centers.
Ladera Heights represents a peaceful oasis with a strong community spirit and easy access to a range of amenities, from high-end restaurants and top-rated shopping centers to recreational activities, including festivals, beautiful beaches, renowned parks, and museums.
Homes here are modern, stylish, and well-kept. You will never lack options, from luxury mansions befitting affluent lifestyles to smaller townhouses, condos, and apartments. This diverse collection of homes makes a beautiful neighborhood, although you probably won't find one under $1 million.
What to Love
- Affluent yet private
- Family-oriented neighborhood
- Convenience due to its central location
- A robust sense of community and a neighborly vibe
- Great schools and recreational amenities
Ladera Heights' proximity to Culver City and other hot tech hubs lends the neighborhood a dense suburban feel. The neighborhood is home to an impressive selection of attractions and experiences, making it one of the top destinations for tourists, professionals, and retirees.
Most residents live in the southern half of the area, with the northern half hosting a state recreation area and the remaining part occupied by oil fields. The southern west portion offers excellent views and easily accessible shopping centers, restaurants, parks, and other recreational areas.
Dining, Entertainment, & Shopping
The west road area, specifically Slauson Boulevard, is dotted with beautiful upscale restaurants. Start your day at Epic Wings for sumptuous boneless and bone-in Buffalo wing combo meals, or head to TGI Fridays for a rich choice of delicious American traditional burgers, chicken, pasta salad, and seafood.
Compari's Trattoria serves authentic Italian cuisine, including lasagna with a side of the meatball, vegetarian pizza, sliced breaded zucchini, and breaded mozzarella. If you are a coffee enthusiast, Pann's Restaurant is the place to be. It is a Classic 1950s coffee shop offering tasty coffees and snacks, including buttermilk pancakes, Texas-style French toasts, plus weekend champagne brunch. For happy hours, The New Townhouse is the ultimate dining and entertainment powerhouse serving the best meals and exquisite drinks. It offers a conducive ambiance for casual discussions or a romantic evening.
Things to Do
If you are a car enthusiast, stop at the Automatic Driving Museum for a fun experience centered on the collection of over 130 classic automobiles. The knowledgeable and friendly attendants will take you on a grand tour of the museum while explaining interesting facts about each car.
Inglewood Unified School District (IUSD) serves the community of Ladera Heights in Los Angeles County. Top education opportunities in the neighborhood include:
Parent School - Spanish Immersion, grades 6-12
Ladera Heights Prep. Development Center, grades K-6
Frank D. Parent Elementary School, grades K-6
High Tech Los Angeles, grades 9-12