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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$63,500,000
 

4100 Calle Isabella, San Clemente

9 Beds, 14 Baths, 15k SqFt
La Casa Pacifica is the most significant oceanfront estate in Southern California. Its 5.45 acres of pristine oceanfront property, with 450 linear feet on the beach, are enveloped in the most magnificent coastal gardens and grounds found in California. The completely walled compound affords panoramic views of the ocean and sunsets from its preferred elevation. The Spanish Colonial Revival architecture of the restored and modernized main
$59,995,000
 

18 Harbor Island, Newport Beach

6 Beds, 12 Baths, 14.2k SqFt
A landmark promontory location defining the spirit of the Newport Harbor – 18 Harbor Island. Here classic architectural structure meets a forward-thinking design aesthetic, creating a one-of-a-kind waterfront treasure with over 300 feet of bay frontage. With clean lines, open space and purity of form the re-mastered residence with a total building size of approximately 16,000 square feet lives graciously with large-scale rooms and a panorama of
$48,000,000
 

2431 Riviera Drive, Laguna Beach

6 Beds, 9 Baths, 10k SqFt
Among the truly private beaches in Southern California, Irvine Cove is the most scenic and tranquil. Situated in Laguna Beach, this idyllic cove has only five homes that open directly onto its sands. ‘Villa Dei Tramonti’ is the largest and most private of these five. Situated behind its own gate, the property features 180 lineal feet of frontage on the cove and its own private steps to the sand. Surrounded by spacious terraces and mature
$44,000,000
 

4130 Calle Isabella, San Clemente

7 Beds, 10 Baths, 12.9k SqFt
One of the most impressive oceanfront estates on the Southern California coast, this nearly three acre gated seaside compound sits on a scenic beach and renown surfing spot. Located in guard-gated Cotton Point Estates, this residence contains a multitude of spacious rooms within its nearly 13,000 square feet of living area. The expansive parcel with 450’ of ocean frontage affords an eminently livable arrangement of these spaces that captures
$35,000,000
 

9 Del Mar, Newport Coast

6 Beds, 9 Baths, 15k SqFt
This extraordinary estate located at 9 Del Mar is offered for sale on the most coveted street within Newport Coast. Positioned on a 30,000 square foot “due west” peninsula front row lot, the 15,000 (livable) square foot estate offers unimpeded views of Pelican Hill Golf Course, Newport Beach Harbor, Pacific Ocean coastlines all the way to Palos Verdes, with Catalina and year-round sunsets situated in the backdrop. The estate boasts 6 bedroom
$29,998,000
 

37 Del Mar, Newport Coast

6 Beds, 11 Baths, 15k SqFt
JUST REDUCED $5,000,000! One of Crystal Cove’s most impressive trophy estates: 37 Del Mar. Situated on the community’s coveted front row, positioned at the end of a cul-de-sac, this incomparable pie-shaped parcel spans 3/4 of an acre with rear linear footage comprised of 326 ft, nearly 3 times the average in this custom home enclave, affording expansive views. European grandeur greets visitors with hand-forged wrought iron gates, an entry with
$27,900,000
 

39 Strand Beach Drive, Dana Point

6 Beds, 9 Baths, 9,300 SqFt
Twin Palms is a NEW beachfront estate tucked away in the exclusive gated coastal community of The Strand at Headlands. This elegant and livable showplace features 9,300 square feet of exquisitely appointed, contemporary, covered living space designed by renowned architect Bob White and built by Carl Akins. Inclusive to the home are six bedrooms with en suite baths, grand entertaining areas, and a private oceanfront swimming pool. Inside,
$26,500,000
 

92 Emerald Bay, Laguna Beach

5 Beds, 6 Baths, 6,109 SqFt
This extraordinary property offers a once in a lifetime opportunity to own one of the few, but celebrated properties along the highly coveted front row of Emerald Bay, a treasured enclave of seaside homes nestled between the blue waters of the Pacific Ocean and the hillsides of the Laguna Coast Wilderness Park. Magnificent, extraordinary, and unparalleled are words that only begin to describe this wonderful property located at the center of what
$24,950,000
 

8 Midsummer, Newport Coast

6 Beds, 10 Baths, 13.3k SqFt
On one of the best ocean view lots in Crystal Cove, this Northern Italian-inspired custom estate, designed by renowned architectural firm EBTA, is due for completion in spring 2019. But the opportunity to involve oneself in the project now is prime. At over 13,000 square feet of living space on three levels, the home offers six bedrooms and 10 baths. The main level consists of a grand living/dining salon with a towering ceiling; a gourmet
$22,888,000
 

18 Coral Ridge, Newport Coast

6 Beds, 11 Baths, 12.6k SqFt
Welcome to 18 Coral Ridge, one of Crystal Cove’s most spectacular and exciting custom estates. Built and designed by Jim and Spencer Sylvester, of the renowned Sylvester Team, this stunning architectural achievement boasts the rarity of 35' height allowance, with soaring interiors and sprawling outdoor entertaining spaces. Eleven sets of custom pocket doors lead to the stunning, resort-style rear yard where you and your guests will enjoy a
$21,995,000
 

42 Deep Sea, Newport Coast

6 Beds, 11 Baths, 12.9k SqFt
This Contemporary-style Crystal Cove estate home perfectly marries classic architecture, an open floorplan, and beautifully proportioned spaces with a stunning fresh palette of finish materials, stylish amenities, and every modern technology. A compilation of the talents of architect, David Hohmann, designer Errol de Jager and builder Dugally Oberfeld, this home is one of the finest ever conceived, executed and built in Orange County. Designed
$19,988,888
 

40 Deep Sea, Newport Coast

6 Beds, 11 Baths, 13.7k SqFt
JUST REDUCED NEARLY $3,000,000! Regarded as one of the most exceptional view properties in Crystal Cove, 40 Deep Sea's stunning vistas of sea and sky are vast and unparalleled, including a water-to-water perspective over the sleek infinity-edge pool that includes ocean, Catalina Island, coastline, harbor landscape, city lights, Palos Verdes and mesmerizing year-round sunsets. Spanning 4 spacious levels, the recently-remodeled home was
$18,500,000
 

170 Emerald Bay, Laguna Beach

6 Beds, 7 Baths, 5,989 SqFt
EMERALD BAY OCEANFRONT. One of the finest Emerald Bay homes, prominently positioned directly overlooking the Private Beach with breaking surf. The views are spectacular, coastal Laguna all the way to Dana Point. With the perfect orientation making for morning sun on the balconies and sparkling city light viewing at night. The formal entry is incredible with a two story floor to ceiling view window and a huge retractable skylight. This is a
$18,000,000
 

3 Harbor Island, Newport Beach

5 Beds, 7 Baths, 8,765 SqFt
Located on prestigious, gated Harbor Island, this meticulously remodeled residence is one of just thirty homes on the most exclusive enclaves in all of coastal Orange County. A two-story, sweeping spiral staircase greets guests and opens to the sunken living room with fireplace and an impressive, bespoke Onyx bar, fully equipped with extensive cabinetry for glass and bottle storage, ice maker, wine refrigerator, and bar sink. The newly remodeled
$16,995,000
 

165 Emerald Bay, Laguna Beach

5 Beds, 8 Baths, 6,836 SqFt
Completed in 2016, This new-build Santa Barbara style estate on an oversized lot in Emerald Bay emanates the finest in luxury living. Capturing the tranquil essence of the ocean and earth, the expansive property boasts unobstructed sweeping views of the Pacific. The “smart” home provides countless amenities and exceptional construction using superior materials inside and out. It features over 6800 square feet of living space, offering 5 bedrooms
$16,495,000
 

89 Linda Isle, Newport Beach

5 Beds, 6 Baths, 5,000 SqFt
Waterfront living was never better than in this 2018 completed remodel architectural showplace on a coveted cul-de-sac at Linda Isle! Enjoy the ultimate luxury lifestyle in Newport Beach’s only all-bayfront guard-gated community surrounded by spectacular water views. A 97’ property line is a world all your own providing hours of bliss on the bay. Indulge in the outdoor spa while soaking up the sun or gazing at the stars. Access to private docks
$15,995,000
 

33 Monarch Bay Drive, Dana Point

5 Beds, 7 Baths, 10.9k SqFt
This stunning oceanfront home is angled on an elevated promontory capturing miles of uninterrupted coastline and cerulean blue ocean as far as the eye can see. Built in 2003, the spacious 10,900 square foot contemporary home unfolds with an impressive entry, wide gallery halls, volume ceilings, floor-to-ceiling glass, wonderful natural light and warm ocean breezes. The breathtaking ocean views extend past broad limestone terraces while a
$15,980,000
 

3 Canyon, Newport Coast

5 Beds, 8 Baths, 9,200 SqFt
Dramatically positioned high in Newport Coast, this Mediterranean-inspired luxury estate features an unparalleled 50-mile panoramic ocean view—from Catalina Island straight to Palos Verdes. Nestled inside the exclusive, 24/7 guard-gated community of Pelican Hill, this private sanctuary rests on an exquisite, landscaped half-acre of land just minutes from the beach. The manor spans 9,200 sq. ft. over three levels, and offers 5 vast bedroom
$15,900,000
 

23111 Maravilla Lane, Coto De Caza

7 Beds, 9 Baths, 10.8k SqFt
Located on approximately 5.8 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 breeding
$15,800,000
 

21 Shell Beach, Newport Coast

7 Beds, 10 Baths, 9,026 SqFt
Welcome to 21 Shell Beach, a stunning Mediterranean dream home in the heart of Newport Coast! Cascading views of the ocean, harbor and Catalina Island greet you on over 9,000 square feet of living space. The estate features 7 bedrooms, 10 bathrooms and a laundry list of the finest amenities, including: a private pool and spa, large theater with custom sound system, a wine tasting room with bountiful storage, double kitchen and laundry rooms. The
$14,900,000
 

23 Needle Grass, Irvine

5 Beds, 10 Baths, 14k SqFt
** Come and enjoy fine living in this amazing Tuscan style custom built estate located in the prestigious guard gated community Shady Canyon. This magnificent property spans approximately 30,100 square feet in lot size with 13,969 square-foot of residence featuring breathtaking panoramic views of the canyon, city lights and hills. Masterfully designed home mixing tranquil environment with timeless architecture, this home is sure to appeal to
$13,888,000
 

17 Coral Ridge, Newport Coast

6 Beds, 7 Baths, 6,988 SqFt
MORE THAN $1 MILLION PRICE REDUCTION!! Rarely does a home so painstakingly well appointed enter the marketplace anywhere in the world, let alone in Crystal Cove where unobstructed views of the coastline and mountainous hillsides make for an unrivaled backdrop. Showcasing new construction, plus a host of centuries old materials and finishes procured from France, this breathtaking Provence-style countryside chateau is the picture of elegance,
$13,735,000
 

25 Shoreline Drive, Dana Point

5 Beds, 7 Baths, 7,584 SqFt
As if straight from the pages of Architectural Digest, this custom contemporary ocean-view estate designed by renowned architect C.J. Light presents the rare opportunity to live an incomparable lifestyle. Precisely situated on its vast homesite beyond the guarded entry gates of Dana Point’s The Strand at Headlands enclave, the residence enjoys views from both the front and back, with panoramas reaching as far south as San Diego and encompassing
$13,500,000
 

11 La Senda Place, Laguna Beach

4 Beds, 5 Baths, 4,000 SqFt
Welcome to this sensational oceanfront villa featuring unobstructed, panoramic white-water views on approximately 67 feet of ocean frontage. AMAZING LOCATION, LOOKS DOWN INTO CRYSTAL CLEAR COVE, AND ALL THE WAY DOWN THE COAST. WHITEWATER VIEWS, AND COMPLETE PRIVACY. WHITE SAND BEACHES AND BREAKING WAVES LOOKING DOWN THE COAST MAKES THIS OCEANFRONT UNIQUE. BEST LOCATION IN THREE ARCH BAY. PROTECTED FROM THE WIND, AND NO NEED TO CLOSE CURTAINS AS

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.

Based on information from California Regional Multiple Listing Service, Inc. as of August 14th, 2018 at 9:25pm PDT. This information is for your personal, non-commercial use and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties you may be interested in purchasing. Display of MLS data is usually deemed reliable but is NOT guaranteed accurate by the MLS. Buyers are responsible for verifying the accuracy of all information and should investigate the data themselves or retain appropriate professionals. Information from sources other than the Listing Agent may have been included in the MLS data. Unless otherwise specified in writing, Broker/Agent has not and will not verify any information obtained from other sources. The Broker/Agent providing the information contained herein may or may not have been the Listing and/or Selling Agent.