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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$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
$38,000,000
 

46 Deep Sea, Newport Coast

6 Beds, 10 Baths, 14k SqFt
This FRONT ROW custom estate in Crystal Cove's ultra exclusive and highly secure second gated community showcases sweeping unobstructed ocean views and superior construction. This extraordinary property will be completed (estimated) early 2020, due to the meticulous detail and craftsmanship involved in its structure and design. This home uses hand-laid stone from Italy and Spain and is being offered at mid-construction, allowing for flexibility
$31,900,000
 

58 N La Senda Drive, Laguna Beach

5 Beds, 6 Baths, 6,135 SqFt
Rarely do site and structure so perfectly align to evoke a lasting sense of wonder. Situated atop the bluff with private stairs to one of five natural salt-water pools built into the Laguna Beach coastline, 58 N La Senda presents a unique experience born from its premier location and an eight-year journey for architectural excellency. Designed by Horst Architects, Chris Light, and Aria Design, the approx. 6,100 SF estate basks in the prestige of
$27,500,000
 

33 Strand Beach Drive, Dana Point

5 Beds, 8 Baths, 9,844 SqFt
Presenting a refined luxury living experience at 33 Strand Beach, an iconic property sited on the front row of the popular Strand at Headlands. Designed by the prolific firm CJ Light Associates, the property brilliantly blends the rich character of Balinese style with crisp contemporary representation. Entering through the serenity of the secure, front glass courtyard with soothing water features, you are led into a main level that immediately
$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
$18,800,000
 

11 Needle Grass, Irvine

6 Beds, 9 Baths, 12.5k SqFt
Inspired by exceptional properties throughout the southern region of France, this sprawling estate is truly authentic, transporting all who visit to the French countryside through its design, vintage materials and unique site. At the end of a secluded lane within the guard-gated community of Shady Canyon, this breathtaking villa is perched atop a 1-acre promontory with no nearby neighbors and sweeping vistas of rolling hills, city lights and
$18,750,000
 

17 Ritz Cove Drive, Dana Point

5 Beds, 7 Baths, 6,615 SqFt
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. Ritz Cove has only 101 homes and is the only 24-hour guard-gated community that is nestled between two Five Star Resorts. Meticulously designed, accented by magnificent custom light fixtures, accessories and art, this turnkey trophy home is being sold FULLY
$17,885,000
 

9 Pelican Crest Drive, Newport Coast

6 Beds, 7 Baths, 10.7k SqFt
Regarded as the most sought after location in all of Pelican Crest, sits this newly built 3 level estate. Positioned on the front row of Pelican Crest Drive amongst Newport Coast finest properties which harvest the best views available in Newport Coast / Crystal Cove including panoramic ocean, harbor, Catalina, Pelican Hill Golf Course, coastline and city lights views. Bringing the outdoors in is the theme on this architectural en suite 6 bed
$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 early 2020. Floor-to-ceiling windows, slide-away
$16,500,000
 

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
$16,388,000
 

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
$15,800,000
 

7 Shell Beach, Newport Coast

8 Beds, 9 Baths, 7,660 SqFt
Likely the only 8 bedroom home available in Crystal Cove, this wonderful custom estate takes its exterior design cues from villas in the south of France, while combining rustic and contemporary European interior aesthetics. Enjoy unobstructed panoramic ocean views out to Catalina Island and up the coast, including Newport Harbor and Palos Verdes. Spectacular daytime, sunset and evening city lights views are in abundance and can be enjoyed from
$14,900,000
 

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
$14,895,000
 

25 Beach View Avenue, Dana Point

5 Beds, 9 Baths, 8,687 SqFt
The product of a revered team and exclusive location, 25 Beach View raises the bar for luxe living on the coast. Designed by Brandon Architects, built by Patterson Custom Homes, and finished to perfection by Brooke Wagner Design, this panoramic view home at The Strand at Headlands embraces open-concept living on 3 levels, each of which open seamlessly to the west for ocean, Catalina, and sunset views. A vast central atrium invites awe upon entry
$14,750,000
 

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
$13,995,000
 

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
$13,500,000
 

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
$12,995,000
 

25 Shoreline Drive, Dana Point

5 Beds, 7 Baths, 7,438 SqFt
Within the guarded gates of The Strand at Headlands, stands this custom contemporary ocean view estate designed by renowned architect C. J. Light. As if taken from the pages of Architectural Digest, this remarkable entertainer’s residence takes inspiration from the finest global influences. A dramatic entry sets the tone for the home’s palatial design, centered around the vast great room. The main level begins with a luxe wet bar in the great
$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
New
$12,750,000
 

51 Ritz Cove Drive, Dana Point

5 Beds, 8 Baths, 11.3k SqFt
Truly a most incredible custom built residence located within the most desirable 24 hour guard gated "Ocean Front" community of Ritz Cove. This 11,250 sq. ft. residence (per assessor), located on a 24,700 sq ft "double lot" has extensive "Ocean and Catalina views" and has undergone 2 significant renovations in the past 9 and a half years with no expense spared. This home features 4 bedrooms, 8 bathrooms, a gourmet
$12,650,000
 

3 Currents, Newport Coast

5 Beds, 7 Baths, 8,096 SqFt
Floating atop the private enclave this stunning Crystal Cove estate residence blends the romance of classic coastal architecture with the timeless appeal of traditional finely appointed interiors and spectacular ocean views. Set on a spacious, gated, approx. 22,578 sf lot with lush landscaping including specimen trees and abundant seasonal florals, the home and guest house are exceptionally private. The main residence encompasses approx. 8,096
$11,880,000
 

7 Shoreview, Newport Coast

6 Beds, 10 Baths, 11k SqFt
Beside gorgeous Crystal Cove beaches and the lively Corona del Mar village, 7 Shoreview is one of the few true estate properties located close to everything in this rarified stretch of coastline. Constructed on two spacious parcels totaling more than half an acre of flat land, the estate grants the absolute luxuries of space and privacy within a completely walled and gated compound. Once inside the compound, a wonderful world of indoor/outdoor
$11,850,000
 

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 early 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,
$11,550,000
 

3 Inspiration Point Drive, Laguna Niguel

11 Beds, 12 Baths, 14.5k SqFt
........................................A VERY PRIVATE ESTATE...................................... ELEGANT ESTATE LOCATED IN THE PRESTIGIOUS AREA OF BEAR BRAND RANCH, LAGUNA NIGUEL CALIFORNIA, A SHORT DRIVE TO THE WORLD FAMOUS RITZ CARLTON RESORT AND DANA POINT HARBOR, 30 MINUTES TO ORANGE COUNTY AIRPORT. THIS ESTATE OFFERS 14,451 LIVING SPACE WITH 11 BEDROOMS AND 12 BATHROOMS, THE ESTATE BLENDS INDOOR AND OUTDOOR LIVING WITH

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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