Lamorinda is most desirable for the idyllic life style, Open spaces, proximity to San Francisco, great schools, weather, access to BART, large lots house lovely Spanish, Mediterranean and Contemporary style homes. The semirural country living and all the amenities makes Orinda a desirable place to live in the Bay Area.

Orinda's open spaces, attract road and mountain bikers and hikers along the extensive network of trails. The proximity to Tilden Regional Park, San Pablo Reservoir, Briones Regional Park, and the Lafayette Reservoir offer plenty of options for nature lovers.

Orinda' small scale shopping district is quaint offering many choices of restaurants, boutiques, music, entertainment. Home of the California Shakespeare theater, and the California independent Film Festival hosting independent films in the iconic Art Deco-styled Orinda theater.