Retire in Sebastopol, CA

Livability Score
59
** The AARP Livability Index scores neighborhoods and communities across the U.S. for the services and amenities that impact your life the most.
Total Population
7535
Median Househould Income
52326
Median Age
49.7
65 Years and Over
1697
Median Home Value
470600
Unemployed
367
** 2014 US census data
Restaurants
1. Sonoma Wine Shop & La Bodega Kitchen

This is a very comfortable place to enjoy a great dinner and excellent wine choices. It was a bit disconcerting initially to have to set your own table,...

2. Pascaline Gourmet Shop

Delightful little place! If you are winetasting in the Russian River, and find yourself looking for a simple quick snack in the vicinity of Dutton Winery,...

3. Muir's Tea Room

A mixture of whimsy and magic comes through in this little tea room. My friend and I each had pots of tea along with a sandwich and sweet treat. Lovely...

4. The Guayaki Mate Cafe

The Enlightenment Maté is life and without it I think I'd die or at least cone very close. I probably drink it at least once a week and I'd drink it...

5. Himalayan Tandoori & Curry House

I couldn't say enough good things about my visits to this little gem; right in the very heart of Sebastopol. They have an extremely delicious vegan curry...

Golf
1. Mayacama

Great facility! Always happy to be back! P.S. Main ladies room has a massage chair and it was the best part of my day !!!

2. Bennett Valley Golf Course

Staff is always helpful. Course is always well maintained. Never too crowded. Service puts Foxtail to shame.

3. Fountaingrove Golf & Athletic Club

I am temped to leave this place under the radar because it's such an amazing facility. We have been coming to this pool for year now with my daughter and...

4. Strong's Golf Service

Great deals and customer service. I just bought 2 like new clubs, a driver and a wood, club cover and 12 balls for $70. Friendly and helpful people working...

5. The Links at Bodega Harbour Golf

Amazing links style golf course located just an hour north of San Francisco in Bodega bay. Pros: links style golf course (front 9 plays tougher than back...

Active
1. Sonoma Canopy Tours

As this was our first time ziplining, I didn't know what to expect but was excited to do it since it was something I've always wanted to try. I didn't know...

2. Getaway Adventures

I signed up to do the Russian River kayaking tour for my boyfriend's birthday and he absolutely loved it! Our tour guide, Craig, was very professional,...

3. Crown Fitness

It just keeps getting better and better! With 9 classes a week being offered, from boot camp, P90X Live, Piyo, SRT (spring resistance training) and more......

4. Sebastopol Bike Center

We contacted Denver on Weds during a very busy week regarding road-bike rentals, routes and accommodations for riding on Friday and Saturday. We got top...

5. Hallberg Butterfly Gardens

This is a magical place where they honor nature, 40 species of butterflies have been seen here, yet you may only see 4 to 5 species at a time. This is...

Arts
1. Sonoma Wine Shop & La Bodega Kitchen

This is a very comfortable place to enjoy a great dinner and excellent wine choices. It was a bit disconcerting initially to have to set your own table,...

2. Walker's Apples

Fantastic apples and friendly people. Enjoyed our visit and will enjoy the apples even more!

3. Moondance Cellars

Awesome experience. Dave and Priscilla rock! The time they took to explain each wine. All the wines we tasted were flavorful. The Cabernet was...

4. Scherrer Winery

If you want to taste a large variety of delicious wine AND learn about every possible aspect of grape growing and winemaking be sure to take the time to set...

5. Fog Crest Vineyard

Started our day here, and this place truly made sure we started the day as we meant to go on. There were a group of about ten of us out for wine tasting,...

Shopping
1. Lone Pine Gardens

The ladies at Lone Pine were so amazing in helping me find the perfect succulents for my wedding. We even told them what kind we wanted months before and...

2. Saturn Man's Vapor Planet

Great shop. Will be back!! Great service Devils punchbowl by khali vapes is my new favorite flavor! Will be back for more.

3. California Carnivores

THIS PLACE IS AWESOME!!!!!! And is the super mecca of Carnivores plants. There is not another place around like it! It is the hugest gallery of plants I...

4. Enduring Comforts

Love this store. Perfect place for unique jewelry and gifts. Thanks Enduring Gifts for the perfect piece for my living room.

5. Harmony Farm Supply & Nursery

HFS&N is the best place in the world! Can't praise their helpful knowledgeable staff enough; they've always managed to take time to advise me on every...

Health
1. Flow Healing Arts

During the transition out of a toxic job situation my executive coach suggested that I go see Steven; "the best thing you could do right now would be to get...

2. Sebastopol Community Acupuncture

I'm writing to sing the praises of the Sebastopol Community Acupuncture Clinic. They are offering $10 off new patients price. They do acupuncture treatments...

3. Vibrant Life Chiropractic and Family Wellness Center

I have been a patient of Dr. Majid's for four plus years. He is great! I came to him with chronic neck tension and hip pain. I had been using a foam roller...

4. Theta Wave Float Spa

I am disabled with chronic back pain and the Theta Wave Float spa is a godsend. The water and air in the tank are body temperature and with 1,000lbs of salt...

5. Jaiyen Spa

Max did an amazing job! It was gift from my bother for Christmas who purchased on line and it took me a while to make appointment. I didn't know what to...