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
$35,000,000
 

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
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$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
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$29,995,000
 

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
$29,950,000
 

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
$25,995,000
 

2201 Bayside Drive, Corona del Mar

5 Beds, 9 Baths, 9,129 SqFt
SLATED FOR COMPLETION WINTER 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
$25,250,000
 

3725 Ocean Boulevard, Corona del Mar

4 Beds, 6 Baths, 7,055 SqFt
Breathtaking ocean views and walls of glass hanging over the waves, tidal pools, and Newport Beach Harbor entrance distinguish this near 7500 square foot exquisitely built home on the most prestigious section of Ocean Blvd. Seven years from design through completion with extensive concrete construction and caissons ensures this home is built to last a lifetime. Few homes along the entire California coast can match the sunset views from every
$24,900,000
 

2209 Bayside Drive, Corona del Mar

6 Beds, 8 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, 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 deep-water dock on the West Coast
$23,000,000
 

N/A, Laguna Beach

3 Beds, 3 Baths, 3,000 SqFt
Trophy location above the shoreline at one of California’s most impressive beaches. Amalfi cliffs and coves meet sweeping sands and aqua waters of Caribbean coasts, with lush majestic hillsides, Swiss funiculars, breathtaking bluffs, bold rock outcroppings, secret sand-bottom pools, and a bedrock tunnel navigable at low tide. Only Thousand Steps Beach offers such large scale and diverse natural beauty. Only this landmark point Property, with
$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
$21,995,000
 

31521 Bluff Drive, Laguna Beach

5 Beds, 7 Baths, 4,947 SqFt
Spanning 4 lots and over 3/4 of an acre of stunning South Laguna Beach oceanfront, this recently updated legacy estate is a once-in-a-lifetime property that cannot be duplicated. From its vantage point secluded behind stone walls, the breathtaking views stretch from Palos Verdes to Catalina and San Clemente Islands to West Street Beach and crashing waves. An exquisite 2-level main residence and guest house span approximately 4,947 +/- square
$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
$19,000,000
 

1885 Ocean Way, Laguna Beach

4 Beds, 5 Baths, 5,650 SqFt
Spectacular oceanfront Laguna Beach home nestled above the bluffs of Wood's Cove. Warmth and sophistication are beautifully paired with extraordinary materials and sleek contemporary lines. Enjoy dramatic ocean and sunset views framed by floor-to-ceiling windows with sublime interior spaces spilling out onto spacious terraces to bring the outdoors in. The floor plan unfolds over two levels and includes an open concept living room with 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
$16,995,000
 

2800 Ocean Front, Laguna Beach

8 Beds, 8 Baths, 6,000 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
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$15,995,000
 

25 Bay Island, Newport Beach

3 Beds, 4 Baths, 2,800 SqFt
Historic Bay Island’s northwestern point is the location of this landmark Craftsman-style, bay front home, on two buildable lots with 110' of waterfrontage, complete with a private pier and boat dock for a 72’ yacht and 54’ side-tie. Accessed by a private bridge from the Balboa Peninsula, Bay Island, the harbors only natural Island, originally began as a “gun club” in 1903; where its earliest owners shot ducks from its shores. Today, Bay Island
$15,495,000
 

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
$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
$14,000,000
 

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
$13,995,000
 

31981 Coast, Laguna Beach

5 Beds, 8 Baths, 5,000 SqFt
Spectacular Laguna Beach oceanfront estate located above it's privately owned, big white sandy beach. Soft contemporary in style with wide open living spaces, beautiful finishes & wood flooring invites beach style living at it's finest. This estate offers 5 "en suite" bedrooms, wall to wall sliding glass doors, dual chef’s kitchens, entertaining areas, spa & a 4 car garage. Memorizing Catalina Island sunsets, soft sandy

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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