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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$41,500,000
 

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
 

4130 Calle Isabella, San Clemente

7 Beds, 10 Baths, 12.9k SqFt
Escape to this San Clemente oceanfront estate that sprawls across nearly three acres of coastal land, gifting scenic ocean views. This guard-gated compound sits just above one of the most renowned surfing spots on the Southern California coast and provides unparalleled privacy. Contributing to the resort style feel of this Cotton Point Estates, this stunning home offers a sport court, 55' oceanfront pool, and an event lawn. There are
$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 North La Senda presents a unique experience born from its premier location and a 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
$23,995,000
 

9 Strand Beach Drive, Dana Point

6 Beds, 9 Baths, 8,823 SqFt
Crowning the very upper echelon of Southern California’s finest oceanfront homes, this custom tri-level masterpiece offers an extremely rare opportunity to experience life as few others can. Located on the front row of The Strand at Headlands in Dana Point, the modern Mediterranean showplace reveals breathtaking whitewater ocean views that encompass shoreline vistas, Catalina Island, dazzling sunsets and Headlands and Headlands Cove vistas.
$21,500,000
 

57 Monarch Bay Drive, Dana Point

5 Beds, 6 Baths, 6,400 SqFt
Welcome to paradise. This secluded oceanfront home was recently built with the finest materials. Enjoy sweeping panoramic ocean views, including Catalina Island sunsets to the renowned Ritz Carlton and beyond. Enjoy the fresh sea air and sounds of the waves crashing below. Nature at its best! If you are looking for a single-level home, this fits the bill. The main floor master, family room and kitchen are all on the same main level with stunning
$21,500,000
 

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
$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
$19,500,000
 

47 Strand Beach Drive, Dana Point

5 Beds, 8 Baths, 9,308 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
$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 2021. Floor-to-ceiling windows, slide-away
$15,995,000
 

1 Rim Ridge, Newport Coast

5 Beds, 8 Baths, 9,238 SqFt
With stunning ocean, harbor, Buck Gulley and city light views providing a priceless backdrop for sophisticated entertaining and stylish living, this exquisite Pelican Hill residence impresses at every turn. Available for the first time, the home occupies a large appx one-half acre homesite at the end of a cul-de-sac within the coveted guard-gated community, allowing for ultimate privacy and sprawling grounds with a pool/spa, large grassy areas,
$15,995,000
 

71 Emerald Bay, Laguna Beach

5 Beds, 7 Baths, 6,169 SqFt
EMERALD BAY | 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 suite baths. The upstairs master
$14,995,000
 

9 Coral Ridge, Newport Coast

6 Beds, 9 Baths, 11.9k SqFt
BRAND NEW custom estate with hillside and ocean views situated behind the exclusive ‘second gates’ of Crystal Cove. Perched on a 22,600 +/- sq. ft. lot, sitting on a street that allows for a rare 35’ high building height, an indoor/outdoor living environment with luxurious finishes and abundant natural light. Contemporary styling sets the stage for the stunning interiors with large-scale formal living & dining areas, chef’s kitchen, catering
$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
$13,995,000
 

33 Emerald Bay, Laguna Beach

7 Beds, 7 Baths, 6,000 SqFt
EMERALD BAY | LAGUNA BEACH | One of the largest homes on the much sought after Emerald Bay South End Main Beach. Almost 6,000 square feet of living space comprised of 7/8 bedrooms, 5.5 bathrooms with incredible sweeping sand & whitewater views of Emerald Bay. Whether it is for full time living or as your vacation home in Emerald Bay, this incredibly designed home has all the amenities one would desire for living literally just steps to
$13,995,000
 

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
$13,500,000
 

1 Island Vista, Newport Coast

6 Beds, 8 Baths, 11.4k SqFt
This spectacular residence with soothing views of the Pacific, is situated in Pelican Crest, a community that offers homes of substance on a grand scale. Lavish details begin in the courtyard, where a pristine garden and stone edifice showcase the unsurpassed quality of this 11,438 +/- s.f. home with 6 beds & 9 baths on over half an acre. Designed to welcome guests, the entry hall features an exquisite chandelier and ceiling inset with pale
$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 5-stall barn with two
$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
$12,250,000
 

81 Emerald Bay, Laguna Beach

4 Beds, 6 Baths, 6,492 SqFt
Introducing 81 Emerald Bay. This rare and completely turnkey oceanside residence is all about luxury, location and amenities. The soothing sound of ocean waves resonates throughout this refined elegant environment which was meticulously redesigned in 2015. Refreshingly unexpected, the architecture creates light filled spaces that are at one with the oceanside living. The surrounding decks invite the beautiful coastal environment to flow inside
$11,995,000
 

6 Jencourt, Laguna Niguel

5 Beds, 8 Baths, 12.3k SqFt
Welcome to 6 Jencourt at Laguna Niguel’s guard-gated Bear Brand Ranch, where a lofty homesite high on a cul-de-sac street extends nearly 24,219 square feet, welcoming panoramic ocean, sunset, Catalina Island and city-light views. Lush, tropical grounds host a putting green, resort pool and separate spa. A towering two-story foyer provides an appropriately stunning introduction, with custom etched glass and stainless steel entry doors and
$11,995,000
 

39 Echo Glen, Irvine

6 Beds, 9 Baths, 12.1k SqFt
This is one of the finest properties in Orange County — gracing nearly an acre at the end of a quiet cul-de-sac on one of the highest view lots in exclusive, guard-gated Shady Canyon. Designed by architect Cecil Carney and built by the renowned Haigh Builders, the ultra-private residence and guest house span more than 12,000 s.f. of tasteful, livable luxury with panoramic views of the Shady Canyon Golf Course, canyons, hillsides and city lights.
$11,950,000
 

12 Sail Vista, Newport Coast

6 Beds, 6 Baths, 7,668 SqFt
Modern style and elegant living located in the prestigious Guard Gated Community of Pelican Crest in Newport Coast. The homes features a gracious open floor plan, 6 bedrooms, 5 full and 1 half baths including a separate guest casita on entry level. The large sleek kitchen with butler's pantry and ocean views opens up to the great room where walls of glass span open to the backyard with fire pit and infinity edge pool and spa spilling into the

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 and include 24 hour security patrols. 

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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