Orange County Waterfront Real Estate & Homes

Naturally, waterfront properties offer some of the most breathtaking real estate available in Orange County. The mighty Pacific Ocean affords the so-called "Gold Coast of California" with over 42 miles of coastline which provide an abundants of waterfront homes for sale. The Pacific Coast in Orange County is favored with such spectacular vistas that some observers have been impressed enough to dub it the "California Riviera"!

Read more about Orange County waterfront real estate below the following homes for sale!

Search Orange County Waterfront Homes For Sale…

Waterfront Homes for Sale in Orange County, CA

All Listings $700,000 - $900,000 $900,000 - $1,000,000
$1,000,000 - $1,500,000 $1,500,000 - $2,000,000 $2,000,000 - $2,500,000
$2,500,000 - $3,000,000 $3,000,000 - $4,000,000 $4,000,000 - $5,000,000
$5,000,000 - $7,500,000 $7,500,000 - $10,000,000 Over $10,000,000
Click on the map to draw your polygon search.
Click on the map to draw your radius search.
Search only mappable listings within the map's bounds.
$55,000,000
 

7 Strand Beach Drive, Dana Point

6 Beds, 8 Baths, 9,630 SqFt
Breathtaking Pacific Ocean views, unprecedented contemporary architecture that is destined to stand the test of time, and a location without compare elevate this modern custom showplace to the top of Southern California's rarified oceanfront real estate. Welcome to the private realm of 7 Strand Beach Drive at The Strand at Headlands in Dana Point, where a premium oceanfront setting dazzles the heart and soul with unobstructed beach, whitewater,
Arlen Raubach Compass
New
$39,700,000
 

11 Montage Way, Laguna Beach

5 Beds, 8 Baths, 9,305 SqFt
Commanding a coveted front row position at the world-famous Montage Laguna Beach Resort with incredible ocean views, this undeniably impressive contemporary estate defines luxury living. Remodeled in 2022, this world-class custom home is a masterpiece of craftsmanship featuring only the finest materials throughout. Its dramatic yet inviting decor delivers both serene comfort and opulent style, with countless spaces designed for indoor-outdoor
John Stanaland DOUGLAS ELLIMAN OF CALIFORNIA, INC.
$35,995,000
 

2168 E Oceanfront, Newport Beach

4 Beds, 4 Baths, 3,725 SqFt
Discover an intimate living experience in harmony with the sand and sea at The Wedge House: a brand-new (2022) decadent-masterpiece flawlessly designed as an entertainer's paradise. Set on two oceanfront lots (2168 & 2172) at the end of the Balboa Peninsula, this trophy estate occupies one of the largest oceanfront homesites in coastal Orange County with a combined view frontage of appx. 140-feet. Overlooking the legendary Wedge surf break,
Tim Smith Coldwell Banker Realty
$31,995,000
 

103 Via Lido Soud, Newport Beach

7 Beds, 9 Baths, 9,500 SqFt
Affording a gracious living experience and an unprecedented combination of square footage and vessel accommodation, 103 Via Lido Soud is a highly prized and rarely presented offering. The bayfront compound with extended bay, multi-channel, Lido Village and city light views along with exceptional attributes includes an uncommon 140 linear feet of water frontage; a sparkling pool and spa, set amidst the generous outdoor living venues; as well as
Sean Stanfield Pacific Sotheby's Int'l Realty
$29,995,000
 

2201 Bayside Drive, Corona del Mar

5 Beds, 9 Baths, 9,129 SqFt
Destined to enrich your life, this brand-new custom estate is a spectacle of waterfront living in Corona del Mar. An impressive team from the rarified world of bespoke residences united to create the showpiece abode, including Brandon Architects, Patterson Custom Homes, Brooke Wagner Design, and Harvard Investment Group. To slake the avid waterman and casual boater alike, this exclusive address occupies appx. 50' of water frontage and offers
Tim Smith Coldwell Banker Realty
$29,000,000
 

4541 Brighton Road, Corona del Mar

5 Beds, 6 Baths, 7,000 SqFt
Located in the highly exclusive Cameo Shores neighborhood, this 7,000 square foot architectural masterpiece was designed to impress. The jaw-dropping panoramic Pacific Ocean views throughout are evident as you enter through the private gate. Here you will find yourself in a personal oasis filled with lush greenery and beautiful scenery. The coastal-contemporary design of wide open spaces, soaring beamed ceilings, and walls of glass perfectly
Adrienne Brandes Surterre Properties Inc.
$28,995,000
 

2258 Channel Rd, Newport Beach

7 Beds, 10 Baths, 8,438 SqFt
This Unique estate has it All, Top quality construction, new seawall, caisson retention, 6 steel Rod attached to two interior walls, Newly built completed in Feb 2011. No expenses was spared in crating this undeniable showpiece that offer 8438 SQFT. Large lot with 60 foot water frontage neo classic Mediterranean design. This home truly one of the finest water front estate. Walking distance to the wedge sur break, sandy beach, unparalleled view
Nabil Elkotn ABC Realty
$28,500,000
 

31877 Circle Drive, Laguna Beach

2 Beds, 3 Baths, 4,317 SqFt
Very rarely are sizeable, oceanfront "promontory" parcels offered for sale in Laguna Beach. Perhaps there are only six promontory parcels in town...and, few are as large as this double-plus parcel. Particularly worth noting too, this landmark contemporary home has gated steps to its privately owned sandy beach and its secured cabana with a kitchenette and bathroom. Although the home was built by its original owners in the 1959-65
Ray E. Mcafoose Coldwell Banker Realty
$23,995,000
 

2701 Shell Street, Corona del Mar

5 Beds, 6 Baths, 5,276 SqFt
Welcome to this bespoke and iconic landmark property located on two lots with water on all three sides. This is a “unicorn” property and a once in a lifetime opportunity. Located in the historic China Cove subdivision of Corona Del Mar, you may build two significant homes or one epic estate. The Corona Del Mar jetty is offered as your background with ocean views, and year-round sunsets. Offering all Corona Del Mar has to offer including
Adrienne Brandes Surterre Properties Inc.
$19,900,000
 

3631 Ocean Boulevard, Corona del Mar

4 Beds, 5 Baths, 5,678 SqFt
Superlatives fall short of describing the exquisite contemporary design of this newer oceanfront residence. The home is light, open, and takes in the unsurpassed views of whitewater, the harbor entrance, Catalina Island, and sunsets. A seven-year project, it was executed with care and consideration and built with the quality, precision, and detail of a fine sailing yacht. The main level is oriented around a generously-scaled great room that
Robert Giem Compass
$19,000,000
 

31721 Seacliff Drive, Laguna Beach

4 Beds, 5 Baths, 4,800 SqFt
Perched atop a private peninsula above the Pacific Ocean is this one-of-a-kind Mediterranean-style estate that embodies luxurious beach living. Showcasing a unique location and 300-degree panoramic white-water and beach views. Just beyond the gated driveway, a stone paver motor court with vehicle turnstiles allow easy entry and exit to the property. Boasting approximately 4,800 square feet and spanning three levels, this premier Landmark home
Chris Valli Surterre Properties Inc.
$18,900,000
 

21 Ritz Cove Drive, Dana Point

5 Beds, 8 Baths, 9,255 SqFt
NEW PRICE! BY FAR THE BEST PRICED HOME OF THIS CALIBER AND LOCATION ON THE OCEANFRONT! Discover Oceanfront living on an unforgettable Lot. With views of the majestic Five Star Ritz Carlton on your left, waves crashing along the wide stretch of beach, and the ocean directly in front of you, this may be the most spectacular lot in Ritz Cove. How many times are you able to be oceanfront, AND see the lights of a world famous resort to your left,
Suzi Dailey Realty ONE Group West
$16,900,000
 

1165 Gaviota Drive, Laguna Beach

5 Beds, 6 Baths, 4,288 SqFt
Proof that you can have it all. Just above the waves and sandy beach, 1165 Gaviota sits in a perfect location with all the wonder of oceanfront living on one side of the property and the delights of storied Laguna Beach at your doorstep on the other. Newly constructed and stunningly rendered from the plans of renowned C. J. Light Associates and masterfully executed by Robinson Builders, Inc. - Bill Robinson, the residence will be delivered to
Inge Goericke-bunn Compass
$16,500,000
 

930 E Balboa Boulevard, Newport Beach

3 Beds, 5 Baths, 3,327 SqFt
Occupying a most enviable position on Newport Harbor, this recently built bayfront masterpiece by acclaimed William Guidero Design and Winkle Custom Homes personifies our iconic California riviera and the idyllic lifestyle only this prized locale can provide. Meticulously crafted with classic lines and a crisp coastal aesthetic showcasing extraordinary sightlines and abundant light, all delivered in a timeless design language befitting of any
Andrew Cotton Compass
$15,995,000
 

920 E Balboa Boulevard, Newport Beach

5 Beds, 5 Baths, 5,204 SqFt
A rare opportunity to obtain a lifestyle others dream of. Set on a premiere waterfront lot this spectacular over sized 6,565 sq ft lot with pool offering 45 feet of frontage hosts a private dock accommodating a vessel up to 70 feet as well as a second boat up to 50 feet. Boasting approximately 5,200 square feet, the accommodations comprise of five large bedrooms, five bathrooms, including the over sized primary bedroom with awe-inspiring bay,
Tara Mcnabb Compass
$15,500,000
 

2152 E Oceanfront, Newport Beach

4 Beds, 6 Baths, 4,229 SqFt
Located on the sand with no pedestrian boardwalk in the prestigious neighborhood of Newport Beach Peninsula Point, this contemporary architectural masterpiece was designed by renown Oatman Architects. Extraordinary quality of construction features timeless use of glass, steel, stone, wood, designed to capture views of the Wedge surf break and shoreline vistas to Catalina Island. The in-door out-door design includes fold away doors and
Jim West Coldwell Banker Realty
$15,000,000
 

2156 E Oceanfront, Newport Beach

5 Beds, 6 Baths, 4,212 SqFt
Once in a lifetime opportunity to own a trophy property in one of the best oceanfront locations anywhere in Newport Beach. Breathtaking unobstructed views of the blue Pacific, Catalina Island, golden sunsets and crashing surf at the famed Wedge. This recently refreshed, Santa Barbara style beach Villa offers "sit down" ocean views from all levels plus a roof top deck with 360 degree panoramic views of the coastline, harbor entrance,
Tara Mcnabb Compass
$14,995,000
 

928 E Balboa Boulevard, Newport Beach

4 Beds, 6 Baths, 3,341 SqFt
Luxurious waterfront living could be all yours in this impeccably maintained home in the highly sought-after Peninsula Point neighborhood. This custom home has very rare wide water unobstructed views of Newport Harbor and the Fashion Island skyline from all three floors. Crafted for the avid entertainer, enjoy front row seats while you host waterfront parade parties for Christmas and July 4th enjoying firework shows from Disneyland, Big Canyon,
Keven Stirdivant KASE Real Estate
$14,995,000
 

2800 Ocean Front, Laguna Beach

8 Beds, 8 Baths, 5,112 SqFt
Sitting front and center on prestigious Victoria Beach, this one of a kind multi-family property epitomizes California luxury. As the Pacific Ocean gracefully laps on the shores in front, this thoughtfully designed four bedroom, four bath main home takes full advantage of the white water, coastline and Catalina Island views. Walls of windows and sliding glass doors meet stunning beachfront patios with an open kitchen boasting warm woods
John Stanaland DOUGLAS ELLIMAN OF CALIFORNIA, INC.
$13,900,000
 

11 Harbor Island, Newport Beach

3 Beds, 3 Baths, 2,573 SqFt
Welcome to the most exclusive and coveted island community in Southern California. Escape the mundane at your personal oasis, 11 Harbor Island, featuring 50’ of water frontage, a private boat slip for up to a 57’ yacht, and stunning coastal views. Enjoy your mornings taking in the tranquility of calm waters reflecting their surroundings as if Monet himself had brushed the water’s surface. Relax as the glow of evening’s sunsets gives way to
Aj Olson Whitfield Villa Real Estate
Reduced
$12,900,000
 

1261 Ocean Front, Laguna Beach

2 Beds, 5 Baths, 3,539 SqFt
OCEANFRONT Architectural Marvel is located within walking distance of the village restaurants and shops of Laguna Beach. Years in the making award-winning Horst architects designed this contemporary home which encompasses 4 floors interconnected with a glass elevator under a curved metal roof.  Bright natural light is in abundance and ocean views are maximized with walls of glass dissolving boundaries and framing views. Art is first and foremost
Robert Christie Pacific Sotheby’s International Realty
$12,500,000
 

16401 S Pacific Avenue, Sunset Beach

3 Beds, 7 Baths, 6,081 SqFt
A true masterpiece on the pristine sands of Sunset Beach. One of a kind beachfront estate on a double corner lot with 70 ft of beach frontage. Just completed a multi-year full remodel, brand new everything! 3 story home with 3 bedrooms and 7 bathrooms. 3 car garage with electric charging hookups. First floor includes an impressive entry, expansive beachfront deck with pool, spa, and living succulent wall, outdoor bathroom with shower, bonus
Charles Buscemi First Team Real Estate
$12,000,000
 

2290 Channel Road, Newport Beach

4 Beds, 4 Baths, 3,418 SqFt
Completely remodeled in 2010-2011 taken down to the studs with over 1.2 millions spent reawakening it's beauty. This Contemporary bayfront home showcases panoramic views of the Harbor, Fashion Island, and city lights from every room and Offering 42 foot water frontage. Enter through dramatic glass doors to discover desirable designer finishes throughout. Frameless windows in the beautiful great room create the perfect setting for indoor-outdoor
Mehdi Khosh Berkshire Hathaway HomeService
$10,995,000
 

2401 Bayshore Drive, Newport Beach

3 Beds, 4 Baths, 3,781 SqFt
Located in the private bay and beach enclave of Bayshores, situated on a unique oversized 50 foot wide corner parcel directly across from the” Play Beach”, this stately soft contemporary home offers stunning views and is the perfect setting to enjoy this resort lifestyle. Striking architectural features include sprawling view terraces, soaring ceilings and skylights offering an abundance of natural light. Approximately 3,700 square feet of
Heather Kidder Arbor Real Estate

More About Orange County Waterfront Real Estate & Homes For Sale

beachfront-homes-for-sale

Property for sale along the Orange County waterfronts of San Clemente, Dana Point, Laguna Beach, Corona Del Mar, Newport Beach, Huntington Beach, Seal Beach, Sunset Beach and Long Beach range from enormous mansions to single family homes, and from multi-family residences to high-end condominiums.  Harbor homes, ocean front homes, and lake front homes for sale in Orange County all offer access to some of the finest and most popular waterfront in the world.

Of course, anyone who is seriously interested in purchasing waterfront property in Orange County will recognize that this kind of Real Estate simply commands higher prices than most other areas.  After all, the Gold Coast of Orange County offers some of the most sought after Real Estate in Southern California!  However, because of the prestige of waterfront homes in this area, owners can rest assured that they truly are in possession of something valuable and extraordinary.

In addition to the inherent beauty and long-term value of Orange County waterfront property, the area itself is the home of some of the world's most popular and enjoyable attractions.  These will include the Disney Resort and California Adventure, Mission San Juan Capistrano (also known as "The Jewel of the Missions"), and Knott's Berry Farm.

Explore Orange County Waterfront Communities

waterfront-homes-for-saleThe waterfront cities and towns in Orange County are a great place for many people looking for first-rate property, ranging from communities that are perfect for those who appreciate a true, laid back Southern California lifestyle--but with all of the amenities Orange County is known to possess.  Others are significantly more developed, but all the while retain a distinctly relaxed lifestyle.

A favorite Orange County community that offers waterfront homes for sale set on the pristine South Coast is Laguna Beach.  This area has become something of a site for art lovers.  Laguna Beach now draws large numbers of area residents and tourists each summer to attend the local Art-A-Fair, Festival of the Arts, Pageant of the Masters, and The Sawdust Festival.

To the north lies the wonderful city of Huntington Beach, also known to the locals as "Surf City."  This waterfront scene is recognized internationally as one of the hubs of surfing, thanks in part to the fact that Huntington Beach hosts a number of major surfing competitions--including the U.S. Open of surfing.  Even in the winter, the waterfront of Orange County is a great place to be.  The beachfront glistens as Huntington Harbor, Newport Harbor, and Dana Point Harbor all get into the holiday spirit to brighten up the winter nights with festive boat parades.  All three of these cities-Huntington Beach, Newport Beach, and Dana Point-are tremendous waterfront locations that offer extravegant waterfront homes for sale for the best in seaside living.  Indeed, Corona Del Mar lives up to the very embodiment of its name: "Crown of the Sea."  All along the 42 miles of scenic Orange County coastline, and inland at points like the twin lakes of Lake Forest, waterfront properties provide some of the finest residential options for sale in California.

oceanfront-homes-for-saleIt is also no secret that Orange County features true excellence in education, beginning with first-rate private Montessori offerings and award-winning preschools and elementary schools for the younger set.  In addition, the public high schools in Orange County regularly rank among the top schools in the United States.  Of course, Orange County also has prestigious private colleges along with University of California campuses to provide undergraduate, graduate, and professional programs of all kinds.

The fact that Orange County offers excellent business options-not to mention a very reasonable round trip commute to Los Angeles-only adds to the waterfront's real estate appeal.  Add the practicality of the proximity to business together with the almost unlimited recreational opportunities, and Orange County waterfront Real Estate becomes almost unbeatable. Truly, quality of life is Orange County's greatest resource, with amenities that run the gamut from some of the nation's best golf courses, to countless miles of biking, hiking, and equestrian trails, this area has it all.

If you would like further information or assistance regarding waterfront real estate and available homes for sale in Orange County communities like San Clemente, Dana Point, Laguna Beach, Corona Del Mar, Newport Beach, Huntington Beach, Seal Beach, Sunset Beach and Long Beach, please use the form below to contact us:

The Orange County waterfront real estate experts at The Aaronson Group can connect you with the absolute best properties in California. Call 949-388-5194 to find out more.

Please provide a valid email address.

By contacting us, you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.