Retire in Helendale, CA

Livability Score
38
** The AARP Livability Index scores neighborhoods and communities across the U.S. for the services and amenities that impact your life the most.
** 2014 US census data
Restaurants
1. Molly Brown's Country Cafe

Packed as usual, waited outside for about five minutes until a table was clear -- not too bad. Service was very very good. We received our food extremely...

2. Sushi Plus

Let me start by saying wow, fantastic sushi with a creative chef! Let me also say that the staff is incredible! Ben and Rachel are fantastic to be around...

3. JJ's Kountry Kafe

The place is amazing would come back here anytime. If your in the area you need to stop by and try. Service is stellar, and the owner is really nice.

4. Twisted Chicken

Their fried chicken is the BOMB! Best fried chicken I've ever had in my life! (besides Aunt Kizzie's in Marina del Rey). But everything else sucks so just...

5. Fratelli's Pizza

I love frattelis...it is a lil pricey but for the most part I'm always pretty happy with the product I get. One thing I wished they had though is a salad...

Golf
1. Andrew Lee Golf

What I like about Andrew is he doesn't try to drastically change your swing, he fixes what you have. He doesn't bombard you with a lot of detail that I see...

2. Crown City Golf Shop

Richard and his shop of 19yrs is an absolute diamond in the rough. There's variety of new and used clubs at a fair price, and it's always a pleasure to chat...

3. Glen Oaks Golf Course

Great driving range at this Glendora classic establishment. I played here as a youth and now as an adult. The course is a great way to improve your short...

4. GolfTEC Pasadena

I've been taking lessons at GolfTec Pasadena for 3+ years, and see measurable improvement in my all parts of my game -- esp short game, irons, and driving....

5. Marbella Country Club

Played the course in Aug '15 (reciprocated from my club). This is a tough course. The course meanders through some residential area, but has few holes out...

Active
1. Getboards

Was up in Big Bear to paddleboard. Not having any experience, my wife and I walked in with our 2 kids and (I think his name was) Julian couldn't have been...

2. AdMo Tours

I can't say enough positive things, or recommend highly enough, AdMo Tours. I just took one of their day-long training sessions in the El Mirage OHV area,...

3. Getboards

Tony the business owner called me personally as he said he would and explained the mistake so I feel a lot better. This shop is only a couple months old so...

4. Silver Lakes

Trophy Bass and Catfish supported with Crappie, Bluegill and trout. It's a private community so you will need to know someone or buy a property to fish...

5. Silver Lakes Gym

Agree with the other reviewer! I wish that they'd make it bigger and get a little more serious. I ended up building a gym at home and go to 24 hour once in...

Arts
1. Susan Grau- In The Light Services

I've seen Susan as a Life Coach several times, and plan to keep going. My life is changing for the better because Susan keeps me on track. I'm more...

2. Elmer's Bottle Tree Ranch

Place is so cool and artsy! If you have an extra mins 40 mins to spare going to and from lv to la or sd this place is cute. It started off as getting off...

3. Grangé Motor Circuit

My buddies and I rented out this track on 10/23 and it was amazing! Pros: -Jim, the owner is super nice and accommodating. He answered all my questions...

4. Silver Lakes Country Club

My in-laws have been living out here for many years now. We visit quite often and even though I don't golf, this little oasis in the desert has a few...

5. Dalushaka's Fine Art

Dalushaka's fine art is by appointment only. Mr. Mugwana has Wood Sculptures from 2 thru 6 feet in height. Pen/Ink drawings, 8 x 10 thru 24 x 28 inches...

Shopping
1. California Carpets & More

I called around for estimates for laminate flooring. One of the companies I got into contact with was California Carpets and More. Jack came by that same...

2. Butch's Pool & Spa Repair

My spa is an older model and came with the newly purchased home "as is." I could not get the temperature above 83 degrees and the spa would continue to run....

3. 1 Stop Fix iPhone, iPad & iPod Repair

First of all, how lucky are we to have this business locally. They're honest, affordable and work very fast. Their overall customer service and...

4. ADCO Appliance Parts

Wow! Called the day before going to check if they had the part we needed to fix our washer. Employee on the phone was very knowledgable, and said he was...

5. Fair Price Carpets

We've dealt with Fair Price Carpets before and have always received exceptional service. Tom Mulherin has taken excellent care of our needs. This past May...

Health
1. Susan Grau- In The Light Services

I've seen Susan as a Life Coach several times, and plan to keep going. My life is changing for the better because Susan keeps me on track. I'm more...

2. Oasis In-Home Care

Joan and her staff were wonderful. The caregivers are truly Gems. They are a cut above, so knowledgeable, and so caring. I felt completely at ease leaving...

3. Kellyann's Healing Hands

The best massage therapist I have been to! I love going to get a relaxing massage from KellyAnn. I have been seeing her for a few months now, she is in...

4. Sage Hypnotherapy

Bryan C. Dunn and his hypnotherapy is the real deal. I didn't really put too much stock into the whole hypnosis thing, but I figured, what the heck, what do...

5. Debbie's Classes and Events

I've known Debbie for close to 8 years. Before moving from California, I took almost all of the classes she offered, along with the complete training for...