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"!

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Waterfront Homes for Sale in Orange County, CA

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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
$34,995,000
 

177 Shorecliff Road, Corona Del Mar

5 Beds, 10 Baths, 11.2k SqFt
One of just four homes on the front row of the exclusive Shorecliff cove with stairs to the sand, this is a truly once in a lifetime opportunity to acquire an architectural estate in one of the south coast’s most coveted locations. This masterpiece by architect Brion Jeanette takes the Storybook style to a new level of relaxed sophistication while creating a truly livable and inviting family home. Spanning over four floors, the main level
$32,000,000
 

2112 E Balboa Boulevard, Newport Beach

6 Beds, 10 Baths, 11.8k SqFt
Capturing the essence of the iconic Newport Beach lifestyle, your standards will be elevated within this Mediterranean masterpiece with notable, custom updates. Just steps to the sand & surf highlighting serene bay views, this magnificently-detailed architecture awaits. Within this recently remastered abode and guest quarters, it’s sumptuous & one-of-a-kind finishes, including numerous antique elements, steel doors, designer touches,
$30,888,000
 

7 Montage Way, Laguna Beach

6 Beds, 10 Baths, 8,140 SqFt
Welcome to this beachside masterpiece, offering a prime location in the coveted front row of the ultra-exclusive Montage Ocean Estates. Enjoy stunning panoramic views of the ocean and epic sunsets from nearly every room in this vast, open-concept estate. Through the intricately-detailed walkway, a custom rotunda entry sets the tone for the palatial residence within. Each and every design, material, and finish has been hand-selected with
$27,500,000
 

2136 E Balboa Boulevard, Newport Beach

6 Beds, 10 Baths, 9,867 SqFt
A house more extraordinary. This newly constructed masterpiece boasts 72’ of bay frontage, ideally positioned at the mouth of Newport Harbor, and is designed with the utmost quality of craftsmanship and material. Modern Farmhouse in style with French limestone, Riviera Bronze windows and wood beamed ceilings, the property is fitted with custom finishes and cutting-edge technologies throughout – Lutron lighting with Savant Smart Home Automation,
$25,995,000
 

2201 Bayside Drive, Corona Del Mar

5 Beds, 9 Baths, 9,129 SqFt
SLATED FOR COMPLETION SPRING 2021. Occupying one of the best locations on the Newport Harbor with ocean, channel, and sunset views, this highly-anticipated Brandon Architects estate is an achievement of style and comprehensive design with 4 meticulously-calculated levels. A private bay beach, lap pool built into the structure, and shared ownership of one of the Western Seaboard’s longest private piers (accommodating an appx. 100-ft and 75-ft
$25,900,000
 

33 Strand Beach Drive, Dana Point

5 Beds, 8 Baths, 9,844 SqFt
Designed by renowned architect firm CJ Light Associates, this refined property commands the front row of the beloved Strand at Headlands. A contemporary Balinese aesthetic transports residents into a realm of serenity. A secure front glass courtyard with soothing water features highlights the peaceful surroundings. Upon entering the main level, an open floor plan awaits, offering views of the two story infinity pool and abundant terrace spaces.
$24,900,000
 

2209 Bayside Drive, Corona Del Mar

6 Beds, 9 Baths, 8,278 SqFt
A collaboration between some of the most respected names in coastal luxury home development, this meticulously planned bay estate will take waterfront luxury living to a new level. Situated on Bayside Drive’s last remaining bay front lot, the traditionally designed home offers a combined 10,900 sqft of elegant indoor & outdoor living across four levels, infinity pool & spa, rooftop deck, & shared ownership of the longest private
$24,750,000
 

2102 E Balboa Boulevard, Newport Beach

7 Beds, 9 Baths, 8,546 SqFt
Arguably one of the most coveted properties within the quaint village setting of Newport Beach’s Peninsula Point this estate epitomizes Southern California Coastal living at its finest. Enter the private gated motor court with four car garage equipped with work shop, laundry, service bathroom and golf cart storage. Located directly above the garage find a fully detached apartment with living, full kitchen, bedroom, bathroom all surround by
$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.
$22,500,000
 

31 Strand Beach Drive, Dana Point

4 Beds, 6 Baths, 7,852 SqFt
The stylish and contemporary design of this oceanfront home epitomizes seaside living at its most sophisticated. Set on the sands of a stunning two-mile beach in the private, gated community of The Strand, this personal resort affords every luxury for which one could wish. Renowned architect Ed Lohrbach’s welcoming 7,852 square foot design exhibits his uncommon and deft restraint. Refreshingly unexpected, the architecture creates unique spaces
$21,900,000
 

139 Moss Street, Laguna Beach

5 Beds, 6 Baths, 4,325 SqFt
A deep connection to history, a striking setting, and the exciting possibilities of reinvention, make 139 Moss Street a truly unmatched offering in the California luxury home market. This scenic and recognizable home sits on a 1.1-acre +/- gated parcel in Laguna Beach known as Moss Point and is permeated by a sense of peace and true stillness. Ocean breezes sweep across gardens and stone paths lead to two spectacular view points, as staircases
$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
$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
$17,975,000
 

2319 Bayside Drive, Corona Del Mar

4 Beds, 7 Baths, 6,437 SqFt
No expense was spared in making this gorgeous custom bay-front home the jewel of Corona del Mar, with three floors of ultimate luxury living serviced by an elevator as well as staircases. Newly built in 2012, it has been meticulously maintained and is turn-key ready. The first floor's spacious, open living room and kitchen area have sweeping views of the bay. The kitchen's top-of-the-line appliances and rich granite counters are a chef's
$17,500,000
 

160 Saint Anns Drive, Laguna Beach

8 Beds, 10 Baths, 6,800 SqFt
This magnificent oceanfront property designed by prestigious architect Paul McLean and masterfully built by Gallo Builders is truly one of Laguna Beach’s finest! Nestled on a bluff overlooking the Pacific, this stunning residence is the perfect family compound or investment opportunity. Each level’s floor to ceiling walls of folding glass and mahogany doors open to beach front patios creating breathtaking indoor/outdoor spaces to enjoy sea
$14,900,000
 

31921 Coast Highway, Laguna Beach

4 Beds, 8 Baths, 8,171 SqFt
Located on a pristine stretch of sandy beach, this privately-gated modern masterpiece is an exceptional opportunity to enjoy your own oceanfront paradise. Offering world-class amenities reminiscent of a fine resort, the property features an infinity pool and spa, private beach area, sand front cabana, commercial-grade elevator, and a grassy lawn that’s rarely available in oceanfront living. A breathtaking clerestory floor-to-ceiling glass entry
$14,500,000
 

31981 Coast, Laguna Beach

5 Beds, 8 Baths, 5,000 SqFt
Laguna Beach oceanfront estate located above its own rarely obtained, white sandy beach on Laguna’s Thousand Steps Beach. Live like you're on vacation when you step onto your own private beach to enjoy adult beverages, bonfires & pets year round! Contemporary, wide open spaces with soft white walls & warm maple wood flooring throughout, this estate offers 5 en suite bedrooms, wall to wall sliding glass doors, dual chef’s kitchens,
$13,900,000
 

25 Lagunita Drive, Laguna Beach

5 Beds, 5 Baths, 5,515 SqFt
Listen to the waves and be mesmerized by the forever white water ocean views from just about any room in this luxury, old world, custom built bungalow inspired by renowned architects Greene & Greene. Prominently situated at the end of a culdesac in the prestigious gated community of Lagunita. Private beach access directly to the sand. Throughout the home you will find grand staircases and floors of oak, stunning floor to ceiling stained
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$11,300,000
 

92 S La Senda Drive, Laguna Beach

4 Beds, 4 Baths, 5,400 SqFt
The natural beauty of the coast surrounds and blends with the finest modern amenities in this luxurious custom residence. Situated on one of the best oceanfront lots in prestigious, guard-gated Three Arch Bay, this home boasts approximately 5,400 square feet of living space, which could not be replicated today. Attentive details throughout exude a sense of comfortable ease, from imported stone and wood to the three oceanfront decks, providing
$10,995,000
 

2605 Way Lane, Corona Del Mar

4 Beds, 4 Baths, 5,700 SqFt
Tucked away on the idyllic China Cove beachfront overlooking the harbor entrance and the famed Wedge surf break, 2605 Way Lane is a home of distinguished architectural pedigree, yet crafted to embrace the relaxed, casual quality of a waterfront lifestyle. Relating equally to both the ocean and the bay the impressive collaboration between architect Ade Collie and designer James Magni presents as a striking organic contemporary home - clad inside
$10,995,000
 

107 Via Lido Soud, Newport Beach

5 Beds, 6 Baths, 5,473 SqFt
A rare offering in Newport Harbor with superlative characteristics, this home offers 100' dock accommodations for TWO VESSELS and boasts 65' of bay front living. This elegant European style home, nestled into a quiet enclave at the tip of Lido Island offers a spacious two-story floor plan featuring grand living both formally and informally with peaceful bay views and an open, airy feel. A chef's kitchen includes all the top amenities; stainless

More About Orange County Waterfront Real Estate & Homes For Sale

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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:

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