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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2431 Riviera Drive, Laguna Beach
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
177 Shorecliff Road, Corona Del Mar
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
4130 Calle Isabella, San Clemente
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
2112 E Balboa Boulevard, Newport Beach
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,
58 N La Senda Drive, Laguna Beach
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
33 Strand Beach Drive, Dana Point
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.
2201 Bayside Drive, Corona Del Mar
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
2209 Bayside Drive, Corona Del Mar
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
2102 E Balboa Boulevard, Newport Beach
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
9 Strand Beach Drive, Dana Point
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.
31521 Bluff Drive, Laguna Beach
SELLER FINANCING AVAILABLE. Spanning 5 lots and over 3/4 of an acre of stunning South Laguna Beach oceanfront, this 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 4,350
31 Strand Beach Drive, Dana Point
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
57 Monarch Bay Drive, Dana Point
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
33 Monarch Bay Drive, Dana Point
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
1 Harbor Island, Newport Beach
The exclusive, 24 hour guard-gated enclave of Harbor Island is perhaps the most coveted collection of waterfront residences in all of Southern California. 134 feet of linear water frontage with bayfront pool, an arboreal terraced garden, outdoor living space with fireplace, pool bath & outdoor shower all overlooking massive private dock to accommodate approx. 90-foot yacht, 70 ft. vessel, 58 ft and 35 ft. boats + option for larger vessels
47 Strand Beach Drive, Dana Point
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
2104 E Balboa Boulevard, Newport Beach
2104 East Balboa Boulevard presents a truly unprecedented opportunity to build your dream residence in one of Southern California’s most coveted locations. Situated on one of the largest lots on Peninsula Point, the property boasts sweeping views of the ocean and harbor, with close proximity to the wedge and some of the world’s best beaches. Plans for an iconic, contemporary work of architecture by Hudgins Design Group have already been approved
2319 Bayside Drive, Corona Del Mar
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
160 Saint Anns Drive, Laguna Beach
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
1824 W Oceanfront, Newport Beach
An extraordinary oceanfront estate opportunity that has resided in the same family since 1937. Highlighted by expansive ocean views, a broad verdant lawn and abundant mature foliage this warm, traditional-style beach home spans three contiguous lots and ninety-feet of water frontage. Sited on a corner parcel of over 11,300 square feet the timeless residence is positioned at the rear portion of the parcel – away from the boardwalk and benefiting
2800 Ocean Front, Laguna Beach
Are you ready to live your coastal dream? This is one of those once in a lifetime opportunities that may never come around again. Enjoy beachfront living ON THE SAND of coveted Victoria Beach. This incredible multi-family property on an almost 10,000sqft lot has 60ft of beach/ocean frontage. The main home consists of 3 beds, 4 baths, and a den/bonus room adjacent to the sand. There are two additional 2bed, 2bath units, mirror images of each
31921 Coast Highway, Laguna Beach
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
31981 Coast, Laguna Beach
Breathtaking panoramic ocean, sunset & Catalina Island views from this sensational soft contemporary Laguna Beach oceanfront estate. Rare opportunity to have steps from your home leading to your own stretch of private white sandy beach! Pull into the 4 car, temperature controlled, garage with sweeping ocean views. This oceanfront home features 5 en suite bedrooms, separate office/artist studio, as well as additional living quarters with
35 Beach View Avenue, Dana Point
Exquisitely positioned on The Strands most prominent oceanfront bluff sits the contemporary coastal masterpiece designed by award winning Brandon Architect’s, encompassing mesmerizing coastal views from the light and bright interiors, well appointed outdoor entertaining areas ,pool/spa, roof deck capturing breathtaking 360 degree views from the mountains to the farthest reaches of the ocean, city lights & beyond . An interior design
More About Orange County Waterfront Real Estate & 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
The 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.
It 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.
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