Valencia is one of the most popular Spanish cities to live in, and residential developments in Valencia are a great choice. Thanks to many attractive factors such as its location by the sea, the good weather most of the year, the number of parks and green areas to play sports or simply enjoy the good weather, its gastronomy and the wide range of housing, among many other reasons.

Taking the best-known and best-rated areas as a basis, in this article we are going to select the top 5 residential developments to live in Valencia.

Which are the best residential developments in Valencia?

Mas Camarena

One of the closest residential complexes to Valencia is Mas Camarena, nine kilometres away from the city. It is known for being very quiet and exclusive, with a rich social life and a very pleasant environment.

The complex has a social club and a restaurant, a variety of sports facilities, a prestigious public school and even an equestrian school. It has more than 1200 homes and, as it is next to the motorway, you can reach the city in just a few minutes, either by car or by its direct bus line.

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Landscape close to Valencia

La Cañada

La Cañada is a residential development of detached homes in Paterna, about ten minutes drive from Valencia.  It is a peaceful and quiet residential complex, featuring tree-lined streets and green areas. All the necessary services for year-round living are available. It is also very well connected to the city centre as it is next to the motorway.


This residential development is located in the town of Godella, about four kilometres from Valencia. It is not a gated community, but rather a residential area with high purchasing power, made up of large houses and plots of land with around 2500 residents who live there all year round. Just like the two previous residential developments, it is perfectly connected to the city.

The Heron City leisure centre is a highlight in Campolivar, which has a supermarket, restaurants, shops, cinemas, etc., so you have all the essential services and entertainment close at hand, without having to go into the city.

Torre en Conill

This is a luxury residential development in the town of Bétera and one of the best places to live. It is a quiet and very exclusive place, offering all the necessary services with no need to travel to the city, and it is about twenty kilometres away from the beaches, which can be reached by car.

It is also well connected to the centre of Valencia, as there is a direct bus line and a metro line, and you can easily get to the city centre by car. One of the strong points of Torre en Conill is its equestrian club and the proximity to the marinas.

Santa Bárbara

It is located in the municipality of Rocafort, in an area of green zones eight kilometres from Valencia. Santa Bárbara stands out for being a private residential development in Valencia with 24-hour surveillance.

The area has all the services necessary to live there all year round: shops, country club, sports facilities… It is perfectly connected to the city by motorway or the main road, and there is also a metro stop in Rocafort.

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House in Santa Bárbara

Apart from the residential developments mentioned above as the best places to live in Valencia, the province also has other locations that offer a great quality of life and are suitable for all tastes and styles. These include Monasterios, El Bosque and La Cruz de Gracia.

Monasterios is a luxury residential development in the town of Puzol, and is located in the Sierra Calderona Natural Park, on the slopes of the mountain range. It is close to the beach of Puzol and has an exclusive country club and sports facilities, as well as private security 24 hours a day. Its proximity to Puzol means that it has all the necessary services, and it is also very well connected to Valencia, as it is only twenty kilometres away by motorway.

Our apartments in Canet de Berenguer are one of our best rated developments on the Valencia Coast, 200 metres from the wonderful beach of Canet and just a few minutes from the city. Designed with high quality standards, it is a commitment to year-round coastal living. It has 60 apartments, distributed in two blocks of 30 houses of 2 and 3 bedrooms on the second line of the sea.

The 3-bedroom apartments are duplexes and all the flats have large terraces and excellent qualities in all the rooms. The development has a communal swimming pool, paddle tennis court and multi-sports court.

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El Bosque, as its name suggests, is a residential development located in an extensive area with abundant vegetation. The homes are very exclusive, which makes it a very quiet and comfortable residential development to live in. It also has 24-hour private security, as well as a golf course, a tennis club and an equestrian centre. It is about twenty kilometres from Valencia by motorway.

La Cruz de Gracia. This is a private and gated residential development, with a 24-hour doorman, which makes it a very quiet and safe area. It is located in the town of Paterna and has all the necessary services, such as a social club, supermarkets, schools and the Heron City leisure centre. Its proximity to the city, just ten minutes away, makes it a highly demanded location.

At Sonneil, we offer properties in the best residential developments in Valencia and we will help you find the one you are looking for.

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