Cielo is a residential development located atop the highest coastal peaks in all of North San Diego County. This guard-gated community sprawls over 1,740 acres with home sites ranging from one to three acres. New custom homes here start in the high $2 million range, with homes at the highest elevations of 1,400 feet commanding considerably more. Views here stretch from the Coronado Islands in Mexico to San Clemente Island and Palomar Mountain. Semi-custom resale homes built by Davidson are selling from $1.7 million and up. Home sites, starting around $750,000 still are available.

The community's clubhouse is under construction. Community facilities will include a tennis and fitness facility as well as community park and a variety of private recreational areas, natural pathways linked to regional hiking and biking trails; a commercial village center and fire station. Some of the homes are within the Rancho Santa Fe School District while others are in the Escondido School District.