San Roque is located northwest of the Downtown area, just north of Samarkand. This is the ultimate family-oriented neighborhood maintaining a variety of original, residential estates and sprinkled with many superb elementary schools in the Hope School District and parks. Also, Peabody School and San Roque School are in safe walking distance for children. Stevens, Willowglen and San Roque are among the lush parks within the neighborhood, perfect places for play and picnics. This central neighborhood is near Five Points Shopping Center and Loreto Plaza, where residents can find plenty of places to dine and shop.
One can enjoy the inland warmth, boasting 5 degrees warmer than coastal residence of Santa Barbara. Known for the uniqueness of the homes, these estates rest on winding curved streets allowing for beautiful mountain views. San Roque is the charming area by Ontare Road, Foothill Road, Alamar Avenue and State Street. There is a broad blend of architectural styles built mainly in the 1920s including Spanish Colonial, English Tudor, French Normandy, California Redwood, Italian and American Colonial.