No other city captures luxury or radiates an effortless tony vibe as does Montecito. Stroll among the pathways and enjoy this special seaside haven. Montecito is home to many celebrities seeking the epitome of the California coastal lifestyle that includes stunning coastline, the best restaurants and shopping, 15 trails for nature walks in the hills. Montecito is also one of the wealthiest communities in America, and the multi-million dollar estates are generally tucked away from sight. The streets tend to by winding and narrow, which lends to the mystery and majesty of the area.