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A single level home sits behind an oak tree in the El Sombroso Oaks Community

El Sombroso Oaks offers you a complete life in a serene setting, located about a mile from downtown Los Gatos. The neighborhood is peaceful with abundant walking paths through mature oak trees that give the community its name. You can live life on your own terms, secure in knowing that your home is professionally managed by Front Porch, a non-profit organization.

A walking path and trees in the El Sombroso Oaks Community
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El Sombroso Oaks’ one-, two-, and three-bedroom rental properties are comfortable, fully updated, single-level homes. Each features lovely natural light, great storage, a roomy kitchen, a detached garage, and a deck for enjoying the outdoors. Interior maintenance, landscaping and exterior maintenance are included with your rental fee.

El Sombroso Oaks is minutes away from downtown Los Gatos, giving you access to all of its dining, shops, and activities. Surrounded by the beauty of nature, we are also close to Vasona Lake County Park and Oak Meadow Park. The beaches of Santa Cruz are just over the mountains, providing easy access to the coast.

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