Dove Canyon Real Estate & Homes

Dove Canyon is a private residential community that is found in the eastern portion of the City of Rancho Santa Margarita. Dove Canyon real estate is comprised of a smaller group of about 5,000 residents. The majority of Dove Canyon residents are well-to-do residents of Orange County, and every residence in the community is a single-family home.  Dove Canyon is located adjacent to the foothills of southeast Orange County and many of the homes for sale offer breathtaking mountain views. Read more about Dove Canyon Real Estate

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$1,599,000
 

95 Bell Canyon Drive, Rancho Santa Margarita

5 Beds, 5 Baths, 3,484 SqFt
Truly one of a kind unobstructed panoramic views of the Canyon from almost all the rooms of this Turnkey estate home. Enjoy the ultimate level of privacy and serenity. This upgraded, 4 car garage home is on a premium lot in the prestigious “Estates” development in the guard gated community of Dove Canyon. It is nestled on a single loaded street at the end of a cul de sac. As you enter this home, you are greeted with the amazing views from the
$1,449,000
 

89 Bell Canyon Drive, Rancho Santa Margarita

5 Beds, 5 Baths, 3,700 SqFt
This premier lot boasts exceptional panoramic views, a 4 car garage with a large stone driveway and is on one of the best single loaded locations in Dove Canyon. The peaceful sound of a fountain greets you as you enter the courtyard. This spacious floor plan offers a large foyer, formal living room with two story ceilings, formal dining room and extra large windows to bring in plenty of natural light and spectacular views. The main floor also
$1,399,000
 

4 Elkader, Rancho Santa Margarita

4 Beds, 4 Baths, 4,038 SqFt
Incredible panoramic views from this impressive property! This ultimate backyard oasis provides the perfect escape to enjoy the resort-style rock pool, spa, slide, waterfalls, barbecue and a perfect blend of entertaining/patio areas and lush green softscape. The highly upgraded gourmet kitchen offers pull-out drawers in cabinets, soft-close doors, Viking Cooktop, double oven, dishwasher and Sub-Zero Refrigerator. Beautiful wrought iron entry and
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$1,398,000
 

32 Barneburg, Rancho Santa Margarita

5 Beds, 5 Baths, 4,215 SqFt
Remarkable VIEW property overlooks the hills, mountain and beautifully landscaped yard with POOL! The freshly painted interior offers a main floor bedroom, main floor office, wet bar, dedicated dining and living room. A roomy kitchen features recently painted cabinetry, center island, stainless steel refrigerator, granite counter tops and walk-in pantry. The gourmet kitchen opens to the family room, wet bar and breakfast nook. This luxurious
$1,378,800
 

22 Barneburg, Rancho Santa Margarita

5 Beds, 5 Baths, 3,885 SqFt
A picture may be worth 1000 words, but just can't tell the whole story - MUST SEE spectacular UNOBSTRUCTED MOUNTAIN VIEWS... As you enter this SPACIOUS, classic Fairway Estates home in Dove Canyon with its high ceiling, sweeping stairway & OPEN FLOOR PLAN you get just a glimpse of what awaits. As you step into the UPGRADED eat-in KITCHEN & family room you are drawn out to the ROOMY, PRIVATE backyard featuring a built-in BBQ, SPA &
$1,375,000
 

16 Elkader, Rancho Santa Margarita

4 Beds, 4 Baths, 3,908 SqFt
Impressive, panoramic views from this upgraded pool home! Gorgeously remodeled, the interior is enhanced with contemporary paint, hardwood flooring, high baseboards, crown molding, updated lighting and fireplaces. The living and dining areas offer a built-in bar with large sub-zero wine refrigerator. Entertain in this state-of-the-art, upgraded kitchen that opens to the family room and patio. Equipped with stainless steel, Thermador appliances,
$1,349,000
 

45 Golf Ridge Drive, Rancho Santa Margarita

5 Beds, 4 Baths, 3,669 SqFt
Welcome to one of the most incredibly well design homes in Dove Canyon. Beautifully situated between two fairways of the Dove Canyon golf course one is swept away by the majesty of the setting with striking sunset view & mountain vistas. Look no further if your are striving to experience & call home to a remarkable highly upgraded home with the finest finishes. The homeowner spared no expense when completely remodeling ever aspect of the
$1,325,000
 

63 Bell Canyon Drive, Rancho Santa Margarita

4 Beds, 4 Baths, 3,510 SqFt
WELCOME TO THE "ESTATES OF DOVE CANYON COUNTRY CLUB, ONLY A FEW HOMES HAVE THIS EXTRAORDINARY LOCATION, WITH NO HOMES ACROSS THE STREET, VERY LITTLE TRAFFIC AND NOISE, MAYBE A FEW DEER FROM TIME TO TIME, VERY SPECIAL, MORNING SUN AND SOME OF THE MOST INCREDIBLE SUNSETS YOU WILL EVER SEE (PHOTOS TO VIEW). MAIN FLOOR BEDROOM WITH OWN PRIVATE BATHROOM, PRIVATE ENTRY TO SIDE SITTING AREA AND A SHORT WALK TO A RELAXING OUTDOOR POOL/SPA
$1,319,000
 

36 Indian Pipe, Rancho Santa Margarita

4 Beds, 4 Baths, 4,108 SqFt
Highly sought after floor plan located in the desirable Fairway Fifteen golf course community of Dove Canyon. The elegant 4 Bedroom, 4 Bath home situated on a 11,000 square feet corner lot complete with new roof, 2 new high efficiency air condition units offers soaring ceilings that enhance this open & bright model with Travertine main entry, large downstairs Office with Fireplace, formal Living & Dining Rooms with double French Doors,
$1,299,000
 

29 Golf Ridge Drive, Rancho Santa Margarita

5 Beds, 4 Baths, 3,669 SqFt
Dove Canyon Country Club lifestyle living at it's finest! Soaring ceilings upon entry with architectural cutouts create the dramatic effect that homeowners with exquisite taste search for. Main level offers an office/den. Foyer leads past magnificent pillars into the living/dining area. French doors open to patio that pulls magnificent outdoor views into your home. Patio boasts stunning unobstructed view. Wet bar/wine fridge lead through hall to
$1,295,000
 

37 Mountain Laurel, Rancho Santa Margarita

4 Beds, 4 Baths, 3,544 SqFt
This exquisitely remodeled home sits behind the gates of exclusive Dove Canyon & is picture perfect in every way! Possibly the most perfect home we have ever listed! The list of upgrades will defy imagination as you step through the front door into this incredibly upgraded & remodeled home flooded with OC sunshine. Souring ceilings & beautiful hardwood flooring throughout the house. Gourmet kitchen w/marble countertops, a custom
$1,250,000
 

39 Golf Ridge Drive, Rancho Santa Margarita

3 Beds, 4 Baths, 3,669 SqFt
Stunning floor plan & design, Grand foyer with Coffered & soaring ceilings leads to step down formal Living room & Dining room, a dramatic extra wide staircase to the second floor & an elegant library opens to the foyer, this residence is located on a single loaded street, both the front & the back of the house is overlooking the amazing views of the Golf Course & the majestic Saddleback mountains, The upgrades are
$1,150,000
 

26 Foxtail Lane, Rancho Santa Margarita

4 Beds, 3 Baths, 2,642 SqFt
Unparalleled attention to detail! This highly upgraded property spares no expense. The newly remodeled kitchen is a chef’s dream offering SubZero Refrigerator, Viking Cooktop/Hood, Viking French Door Double Oven, Therador/Electrolux Dishwasher and Undercabinet Microwave. Custom wine drawers and Dacor wine station are offered at the bar. Cook outdoors for the summer and enjoy the barbecue/bar or sit fireside and relax next to the outdoor
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$1,092,900
 

2 Dellwood, Rancho Santa Margarita

4 Beds, 4 Baths, 3,467 SqFt
Welcome to your new home in Dove Canyon. This exclusive corner lot home has over 250K in recent upgrades! Greet guests into your massive formal entry with high soaring ceilings, new wood flooring throughout and large windows allowing lots of natural light. Entertain guests in the large living room and host dinner parties in the formal dining room with french doors leading out to the back yard. Cook family dinners in the kitchen with all new
$1,073,900
 

17 Berkshire, Rancho Santa Margarita

4 Beds, 4 Baths, 3,358 SqFt
Spacious Dove Canyon home on a HUGE park like private lot! 4 bedrooms PLUS large bonus, 4 bath home in a 24 guard gated community. The yard offers complete privacy with almost 10,000 sq. ft and boasts an outdoor room, stone fireplace, built in BBQ, seating, mature trees and lighting. The open floor plan includes two story ceilings, main floor bed and private bath in addition to guest bath on main level, formal living with fireplace and dining
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More About Dove Canyon Real Estate & Homes for Sale

Real Estate in Dove Canyon is entirely located within a gate guarded community that includes some of the finest amenities in Orange County.  There is a Jack Nicklaus signature golf club, a beautiful swimming center, tennis courts, a small child's park, a wide open field, a shopping center, and a reservoir-all of which make homes for sale in Dove Canyon sought after. The rest of the City of Rancho Santa Margarita lies along the foothills of the Saddleback Mountains, which affords the entire area a lovely background view. Equestrians find Dove Canyon area to be a beautiful spot, as a horse trail winds it way to the far end of Sycamore Canyon from the waterfalls which are located just outside of the community proper.  From this point it is easy for riders, hikers, mountain bikers, and others to trek to Dove Canyon's neighboring community, Coto de Caza.

The entire City of Rancho Santa Margarita is easily accessed via the Interstate 5 Freeway, the 241 Toll Road, or Santiago Canyon Road. This prime location makes real estate in Dove Canyon a great place for residents who wish to commute to places of business in larger cities, including Los Angeles and others throughout Orange County.

In addition to the security of a guard-gated community, Dove Canyon real estate benefits from the already low crime rate in Rancho Santa Margarita.  The city also provides outstanding schools and an additional abundance of amenities extending beyond the borders of Dove Canyon itself.  Active residents can take the opportunity to hike through the O'Neil Regional Park, climb the vistas of Saddleback Mountain, or even enjoy a swim in the lagoon at the Rancho Santa Margarita beach club.

Dove Canyon enjoys access to the city's multiple recreational facilities, which are managed by the Rancho Santa Margarita Landscape and Recreation Corporation (or SAMLARC). This association maintains the city's streetscapes, medians, parks, and trails. In total, SAMLARC operates and looks after 13 parks, four swimming pools, a lake, a lagoon, and numerous hiking and biking trails within the city boundaries.  These are in addition to the facilities right at Dove Canyon itself!

Central Park is one of the city's most frequently visited parks, located next to City Hall.  This park provides the city with a sizable amphitheater.  The Central Park grounds and performing arts facility are the focal point for a calendar full of community events in Rancho Santa Margarita throughout each year. In addition, Central Park is the location for sporting events.  The area also includes an arena soccer facility that was converted from a roller hockey rink, not to mention skate and dog parks that are part of the city's Canada Vista Park.

Dove Canyon real estate offers a rich abundance of greenbelts throughout the area, where a family, group, or single person can relax, enjoy a picnic, or simply rest under the city's plentiful trees. During the summer months, there are outdoor concerts with the Southern California sunset as a backdrop. Throughout Rancho Santa Margarita there are many convenient marketplaces offering a variety of places for shopping trips, and a number of charming restaurants to enhance the dining options for Dove Canyon residents.

Along with the majority of the Southern California coast, Dove Canyon enjoys the beauty of a Mediterranean climate.  This climate type is named after its strong similarity to the weather in the countries that border the Mediterranean Sea.  In the Orange County area, the summers consistently range from warm to hot, while the winters are cool.  Most of the rain that falls in Rancho Santa Margarita will come down during the winter months, and snow is a foreign concept to natives. The average January temperature in Rancho Santa Margarita is 56  F (13  C), which is the coldest time of the year.  Meanwhile, the hottest weather occurs during the month of August, when the average temperature is a very temperate 73  F (23  C), although the mercury may range well higher than that.

The entire city of Rancho Santa Margarita is served by two school districts.  These are the Saddleback Valley Unified School District (SVUSD) and the Capistrano Unified School District (CUSD).  However, the Dove Canyon area sends its public high school students to the CUSD school called Tesoro High School.  This fine high school is located in the Las Flores neighborhood of Rancho Santa Margarita.  Another local option for some high school students is Santa Margarita Catholic High School, a private Roman Catholic high school associated with the Catholic Diocese of Orange and located directly in Rancho Santa Margarita.

There are two public middle schools in Rancho Santa Margarita, with Las Flores Middle School (CUSD) serving Dove Canyon's middle school students.  Public grade schools near Dove Canyon include the Portola Hills, Wagon Wheel, and Robinson Ranch Elementary Schools.  All of these are among the top-scoring schools in the State of California.  However, for families seeking private elementary and middle schools near Dove Canyon, there are additional options including Saint John's Episcopal School, Serra Catholic School, and Mission Hills Christian School. For the younger children who are not yet ready for elementary school, a wide variety of pre-schools are also available in the city.  These pre-schools can be found listed at length--along with any associated costs and other pertinent details--on the Rancho Santa Margarita city website.

Additional adult community education programs add to the activities and quality of life for Dove Canyon residents, by virtue of their community's affiliation as part of Rancho Santa Margarita.  Residents can learn photography, sewing, foreign languages, floral design, horseback riding, ice-skating, and a selection of other exciting classes and activities.

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