Guard Gated Communities in Orange County

Orange County is a popular destination in California for having gated communities, which is often characterized by a closed perimeter of walls and fences and providing strictly controlled entrances for pedestrians and traffic and share amenities. Gated communities usually consist of small residential streets and include various shared amenities. 

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Orange County Guard Gated Communities

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$44,000,000
 

2431 Riviera Drive, Laguna Beach

6 Beds, 9 Baths, 10k SqFt
Irvine Cove is considered the most scenic private beach on the coast of Orange County – and home to the area’s most expensive and desirable properties. Only five homes in the community open onto the sands of this private beach – and 2431 Riviera is the largest and most private. The parcel of approximately one-half acre features 180 linear feet of frontage on the sand. Surrounded by spacious terraces and mature gardens, this sublime Mediterranean
$31,900,000
 

58 N La Senda Drive, Laguna Beach

5 Beds, 6 Baths, 6,135 SqFt
Once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to experience 58 N La Senda as if it were your own. Offered fully furnished for month-to-month leasing is this renowned estate atop the bluff with private stairs to one of five natural salt-water pools built into the Laguna Beach coastline. Designed by Horst Architects, Chris Light, and Aria Design, the approx. 6,100 SF estate basks in the prestige of its creators, with incredible features that include
$28,000,000
 

8 Midsummer, Newport Coast

6 Beds, 11 Baths, 13.3k SqFt
Newly completed in 2020, and situated on one of the finest ocean view lots in Crystal Cove, this Northern Italian-inspired custom built estate -- boasting the extraordinary design/build team of EBTA Architects, Pridemark Contractors & DeJager Design -- is now ready for immediate occupancy. At over 13,000 square feet of luxury interior living space, the home offers six bedrooms and 11 baths, as well as the many additional rooms, spaces and
$21,500,000
 

19 High Water, Newport Coast

7 Beds, 11 Baths, 13k SqFt
This is truly one of the finest homes currently available in 24-hr guard community of Crystal Cove. Located in the custom double gated section on a rare private corner lot with a single loaded street. This meticulously maintained “California Estate” is an absolute must see! Incredible ocean and Catalina views, as well as, Newport Harbor & Palos Verdes with stunning sunsets. This 12,900 sqft residence situated on a 21,000 sqft site, contains
$21,000,000
 

47 Strand Beach Drive, Dana Point

5 Beds, 8 Baths, 9,941 SqFt
An Oceanfront Dream on one of the Most Scenic Beaches in the World. This home is a fresh and bright Cape Cod inspired Luxurious Estate that is the most perfect beach house! Enjoy three generous levels on the Oceanfront while listening to the waves. The decor is timeless and inviting, with lovely white trim casework throughout and fabulous design details at every turn. The designer kitchen is stunning, with gorgeous countertops and lovely white
$19,000,000
 

60 Golden Eagle, Irvine

7 Beds, 11 Baths, 15k SqFt
Want for nothing within this incomparably luxurious estate, offering unobstructed views and 15,000 sq. ft. of elegant living space, situated on nearly 1.5 acres. Located in exclusive, guard-gated Shady Canyon, this home enjoys the utmost privacy and security. Designed, crafted, and equipped with nothing but top-of-the-line resources from around the world, this expansive estate boasts 7 bedroom suites, a stunning indoor pool pavilion, multi-level
$18,750,000
 

17 Ritz Cove Drive, Dana Point

5 Beds, 7 Baths, 6,615 SqFt
GORGEOUS REBUILD AND REMODEL IN 2019! Next door to the Ritz Carlton Resort, the extraordinary coastal Oceanfront jewel 17 Ritz Cove boasts incredible design and luxury and overlooks the waves of the World Famous Salt Creek Beach. Watch the sapphire blue surf, dolphins and sunsets with a straight on Catalina view. Ritz Cove has only 101 homes and is the only 24-hour guard-gated community that is nestled between two Five Star Resorts and a
$18,000,000
 

20 Old Ranch Road, Laguna Niguel

6 Beds, 10 Baths, 19.2k SqFt
Architectural Modern Masterpiece! This magnificent residence is completely customized from top to bottom & is situated on nearly 13 acres w/in the prestigious guard-gated community of Bear Brand Ranch. One-of-a-kind design coupled w/ art-deco inspiration greets you upon entry amongst a gorgeous backdrop of the ocean, mountains, and city lights. Take in breathtaking views in the dining room while entertaining guests. Automated vanishing walls
$17,995,000
 

71 Emerald Bay, Laguna Beach

5 Beds, 7 Baths, 6,169 SqFt
EMERALD BAY | FIRST TIME EVER ON THE MARKET | MAIN BEACH EMERALD BAY. Rarely does a property as special as 71 Emerald Bay become available to the market. Located directly in front of Emerald Bay's main beach, this property provides completely unobstructed ocean & white water views of Emerald Bay's main beach, tennis court and community grass park. Built from the ground up in 2004, this beachside home features five full bedrooms with five en
$17,250,000
 

17 Beach View Avenue, Dana Point

5 Beds, 9 Baths, 8,219 SqFt
From its awesome second-row perch above the mercurial Pacific Ocean, this unparalleled custom estate in Dana Point’s The Strand at Headlands redefines luxurious seaside living. Ocean, whitewater, shoreline and evening-light views will be enjoyed from nearly every indoor and outdoor vantage point of the residence, which is designed by award-winning Brandon Architects and scheduled for completion in September 2020. Floor-to-ceiling windows,
$15,995,000
 

1 Avalon Vista, Newport Coast

6 Beds, 8 Baths, 9,500 SqFt
Situated in prestigious Pelican Crest, this elegant estate stands on one of the largest lots, measuring nearly an acre. Enter through private gates to the welcoming courtyard, accented by an outdoor fireplace and Juliet balconies, which lend an enchanting old-world quality. The gourmet kitchen features a large center island, Sub-Zero refrigerators and freezer, a Viking oven, and a pot filler over an exquisite Lacanche range. Views spanning out
$15,985,000
 

9 Pelican Crest Drive, Newport Coast

6 Beds, 8 Baths, 10.7k SqFt
Newly constructed 3 level estate in Pelican Crest sitting on a lot and location that is regarded the most sought after in Newport Coast. Positioned on the front row of Pelican Crest Drive amongst Newport Coast finest properties and harvesting the best views available that include panoramic ocean, harbor, Catalina, Pelican Hill Golf Course, coastline and city lights views. Bringing the outdoors in is the theme on this architectural 6 bed en suite
$15,800,000
 

9 Coral Ridge, Newport Coast

6 Beds, 8 Baths, 11.9k SqFt
Situated majestically on one of the most prestigious streets at the pinnacle of Crystal Cove and high above the Pacific Ocean, is the stunning new Provence-style masterpiece - “Chateau de la Mer.” Upon entering the custom estate, one relishes the elegance and craftsmanship of the transitional interior design with a rare 35’ allowance, providing high ceilings and open floor plan abounding with natural light. The elegant main level features one of
$14,999,500
 

1 White Water Lane, Dana Point

6 Beds, 10 Baths, 9,005 SqFt
The pinnacle of lavish oceanfront living has been reached at this phenomenal French-inspired manor beyond the guarded gates of Dana Point’s The Strand at Headlands in Monarch Beach. Custom-built for the owner, not simply designed on spec, the unparalleled estate crowns an elevated homesite of nearly 13,875 s.f. that affords extra privacy and uninterrupted ocean, Catalina and shoreline views. A gated courtyard entry and formal gardens provide a
$14,995,000
 

1 Point Catalina, Laguna Niguel

6 Beds, 7 Baths, 10k SqFt
Experience pure opulence in design and function in this Bear Brand Ranch tour-de-force of French-inspired architectural brilliance. Every inch of this aprox 8,900 sq. ft. estate has been carefully curated with structure, entertainment, and harmony in mind, featuring artisanal wood and marble flooring, columned dining room and living room, soaring coved ceilings, arched entryways, and landscape picture windows leading the eye to expansive ocean
$14,995,000
 

7 Beach View Avenue, Dana Point

5 Beds, 6 Baths, 8,058 SqFt
Take in the uninterrupted sandy-beach and white-water ocean views of Headlands Cove, the iconic landmark of Dana Point. An immaculate custom home constructed by master builder Richard Doan and designed by noted architect Mark Radford. Live the ultimate Southern California lifestyle at this modern 5-bedroom, 5.5 baths masterpiece, where stunning design, high-end features, and dramatic white-water views meet. Located behind private gates in the
$14,250,000
 

35 Beach View Avenue, Dana Point

5 Beds, 8 Baths, 7,014 SqFt
With uncompromising contemporary style, gallery-sized proportions, and a modern esthetic brought to life by award-winning designer Christopher Brandon, this unparalleled ocean-view estate occupies a league all its own at The Strand at Headlands in Dana Point. Centered around a massive interior space with a towering wood ceiling and second-story balconies, the stunning residence captures panoramic whitewater ocean views that embrace Dana Point
$13,750,000
 

15 Rim Ridge, Newport Coast

6 Beds, 8 Baths, 8,696 SqFt
This Grand Custom Estate, perfectly nestled along the Front row in Pelican Hill, provides unobstructed Ocean and Sunset Views. Internationally acclaimed, sophisticated and Timeless Architecture, this Ultra Exclusive community in The Pelican's is Guard gated 24 hours a day. Enter the home's Elegant Foyer with Dual Staircases and imported stone floors, An elegantly appointed Guest En-Suite bedroom and executive office offer a quiet sanctuary. The
$13,750,000
 

25 Avalon Vista, Newport Coast

4 Beds, 5 Baths, 7,240 SqFt
This is it! The home with the view in the private gated community of Pelican Crest, on the highly sought-after front row Avalon Vista, is available. Mst. includes separate water closets, bath facilities and closets, covered terrace, and a separate sun deck retreat. This home boasts of four spacious bedrooms with in-suite bathrooms plus a spacious powder room. Enjoy hosting parties with an elegant living room, dining room, large open great
$12,995,000
 

89 Linda Isle, Newport Beach

5 Beds, 6 Baths, 5,000 SqFt
Completed in 2018, this Linda Isle Bayfront home has it all - turning basin and channel views, stunning soft contemporary interiors/exteriors, a very private 11,466 sf+ lot with 95’ of water frontage and docks for multiple vessels. Spanning approx 5,000 sf, 5 bedrooms + 5.5 baths, the open and airy, high-ceilinged waterfront residence has been designed with the highest quality materials - white oak floors, exotic millwork, artisan marble and
$12,900,000
 

23111 Maravilla Lane, Coto De Caza

7 Beds, 9 Baths, 10.8k SqFt
Located on approximately 3.64 acres in the exclusive Los Ranchos Estates, the Premier Equestrian Estate has stunning views, impeccable appointments and finishes. Entirely gated, the European-Georgian style estate offers privacy and a luxury lifestyle, a long driveway lined with mature trees and a three-bedroom guest house with large view decks. The manicured grounds include a formal rose garden, a riding arena and a 6-stall barn with two
$12,885,000
 

21 Watercress, Irvine

6 Beds, 8 Baths, 12k SqFt
Among the finest trophy estates to ever be publicly offered in Shady Canyon, 21 Watercress is championed behind the world renowned gates of the Shady Canyon. Situated on a rare oversized 46,000 (approx.) sqft. corner lot, this newly constructed estate provides over 12,000 sqft (approx.) of designer living space along with an additional 6,000+ sqft (approx.) of courtyard & covered loggia space. Featuring the highest quality construction
$12,800,000
 

15 Coral Cove Way, Dana Point

5 Beds, 8 Baths, 7,915 SqFt
Carefully positioned on a hillside homesite to provide maximum enjoyment of its premium ocean and coastline views, this exceptional custom estate at the guard-gated community of The Strand at Headlands redefines contemporary seaside living. Anticipated to be complete in July 2020, the architectural showplace blends the warmth of woods and other natural elements with the drama of high ceilings, vast living spaces, and state-of-the-art finishes,
$12,750,000
 

21 Shell Beach, Newport Coast

7 Beds, 11 Baths, 9,096 SqFt
Savor boundless ocean vistas from this European villa in the distinguished private and guard-gated community of Crystal Cove. Exquisitely designed by renowned Angeleno Architects, and custom built by Divita Builders, this three-level coastal Mediterranean estate encompasses approximately 9,096 square feet of luxurious living space punctuated by picturesque ocean, Catalina, Newport Harbor and coastline views. Resort-inspired grounds lend way to a

Orange County Guard Gated Homes

Some gated communities- the guard-gated communities, are staffed by private security guards and are often home to high-value properties.  Many guard gated communities resemble fortresses.

Popular in Orange County are Coto de Caza and Newport Coast, as well as many other smaller neighborhoods in Dana Point, San Clemente, Laguna Niguel and pretty much any city in Orange County.

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