6 Things You Probably Didn't Know About Thousand Oaks | American Luxury Limousine

Overlook of Thousand Oaks from Tarantula Hill
Here are some facts about Thousand Oaks you probably did not know. American Luxury Limo services has served the city of Thousand Oaks and adjacent Westlake and Newbury Park for 20 years. We offer Conejo Valley’s top rated limousine and party bus services. Book a limo with us to explore town or maybe a party bus to escape for Hollywood for a party night.

“Mother of T.O. Estates”

Many locals here definitely don’t know about the Crowley House, one of the city’s oldest structures, dating to 1910. This two-story home at 2522 Pleasant Way is a part of El Parque de la Paz (nicknamed Peace Park), and is a designated Historical Landmark.

Largest Open Space

Limo services by Brendan's in Newbury Park
Brendan's is a popular stop for limos and sedans.
With 125+ acres of open space, Lang Ranch Open Space is gigantic and offers for example hiking trails to Simi Valley. This open space is accessible from numerous trailheads in T.O. and Westlake, including at 3863 Erbes Road.

Goebel’s Lion Farm

Thousand Oaks was home to one of Southern California’s biggest tourist attractions, namely Jungleland. When it was first established in the 1920’s this park was also known as Goebel’s Lion Farm and later The World Jungle Compound. When the park closed in the late 60’s, its nearly 2,000 exotic animals were sold to zoo’s throughout the country.

Santa Monica Mountains

Large parts of the Santa Monica’s are located within various Conejo Valley city limits. The relatively easy hike to the Angel Vista Peak in Newbury Park is a popular trail, while many follow trails in the Hidden Valley portion of Westlake Village or T.O. Did you know you can rent a horse for horseback-riding in the Santa Monica’s in Newbury Park?

Movie Filming

Various movies have been shot in T.O., Westlake Village and Newbury Park. From Spartacus, which was filmed by Cal Lutheran University, to Karate Kid, which features Westlake Village. While American Pie features shots from Westlake, the Disney film Bedtime Stories starring Adam Sandler was filmed in Newbury Park.

Home of Celebrities

Thousand Oaks, Westlake Village and Newbury Park is home to an abundance of celebrities. While Britney Spears has a house in T.O., Hulk Hogan and Will Smith reside in Westlake.



For any occasion and any destination, you can rely on our Thousand Oaks and Westlake limousine service for an ultra stylish-luxurious ride. We have offered limos and party buses in and around Conejo Valley for nearly twenty years with glamorous transportation. Besides traditional limo service, we are also an award-winning wine tour service, offering tours to the Santa Ynez Valley, Temecula, Malibu and other vineyard regions. Call us today at toll-free 866.319.LIMO for an immediate and affordable limousine quote for Westlake, T.O. or Newbury Park.

A limousine at the Westlake Village Promenade
A limo at Westlake Promenade.

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