The Colony is a 1,500-home active adult golf course community in Murrieta, CA. It is revered for its prime location in the heart of Southern California, set within an hour from the ocean, towering mountains, scenic lakes and the desert. This well-established community is surrounded by great shopping, dining and entertainment attractions.The Colony includes a delightful mix of housing options, world-class amenities and an active social calendar.The Colony’s clubhouse is the central hub for all community social and fitness activities. It boasts a fitness center, hobby and craft studios, a grand ballroom, theater, library, beauty salon and billiards. Plus, an outdoor pool and tennis, bocce ball and shuffleboard courts surround the clubhouse. There are also several miles of walking and biking trails that meander through the community. The Colony Country Club, also known as California Oaks Golf Course, is a 5,218-yard par-70 course. It was designed by David A. Rainville and boasts Bermuda grass fairways, sharp doglegs and challenging greens. The course is open to the public but residents of The Colony enjoy discounted green fees. The Colony Grill offers a great place to gather with friends after a round of golf or the ideal setting for a quiet dinner with your significant other.