Castello della Costa d’Oro is a Venetian castle built for the ages on California’s pristine central coast. This magnificent 80 acre private estate is thoughtfully appointed for the luxury lifestyle with a lavish main residence, guest and staff quarters, showcase storage for exotic auto collections, helipad, and opulent entertainment halls. Total estate square footage is 32,500, with 11 bedrooms and 12 baths. Excellent access fronting legendary Pacific Coast Highway at its most scenic. Convenient for private or commercial jet arrivals, with two airports within 25 minutes. Unobstructed 180-degree ocean views with a half mile frontage across from uncrowded, sandy beaches. Views south to Moonstone Beach and north to Piedras Blancas lighthouse and Hearst Castle. Bordered by large parcels, state park and conservation lands, the estate enjoys spectacular panoramic ocean views that can never be blocked, and privacy that will never be compromised. Castello della Costa d’Oro is located in Cambria--one of the most beloved and romantic destinations on the California coast. Forbes Magazine named it one of America’s prettiest cities, famous for its ocean boardwalk, fine dining, art galleries and boutiques. Just inland is the exciting Paso Robles wine country. As California’s fastest growing wine region, the territory encompasses more than 26,000 vineyard acres and more than 180 premium and ultra-premium wineries. Main Residence Overview Lavish, museum-quality ambiance in ocean-view main residence supports a regal lifestyle and provides an incomparable setting for entertaining on a grand or intimate scale. From the majestic bronze-and-stone entry gate complex, to the quarter-mile landscaped driveway that arrives at the impressive fountain courtyard at the castle’s grand entry, the homeowners and their guests are treated to a level of grandeur seldom seen in a private residence anywhere in the world. Surroundings Natural beauty surrounds the estate, with the dramatic Big Sur coastline to the north, Paso Robles’ award-winning wine country just inland, and California’s best beach and university towns within easy reach. California Polytechnic State University is in nearby San Luis Obispo. Cal Poly is consistently rated among the top universities in the country and its graduates are highly sought after. Its programs in Architecture, Engineering, Viticulture, and Mathematics are recognized internationally for their excellence and innovation. Day-tripping and fine dining opportunities in the near vicinity of the estate are varied and abundant. Deep-water fishing, surfing, exploring beach towns, wine tasting, kayaking, windsurfing, hiking, upscale shopping—the recreation opportunities of this unspoiled part of California are unlimited. Access is quick and convenient for arrivals by private jet, commercial jet, helicopter, and by sea. Yacht mooring and guest dock are available at the Morro Bay Yacht Club in scenic Morro Bay harbor.