The community of Laguna Beach is found north of the city of Dana Point, where you will find the Dana Point Harbor, Doheny Beach and just a few miles up, the ultra-exclusive St. Regis Resort at Monarch Beach, and Ritz Carlton Hotel in Laguna Niguel. The Laguna Beach properties are all close some of South Orange County’s best State Beaches including Corona Del Mar and Crystal Cove, and the golf courses that are closest to the Laguna Beach condos are the Ranch at Laguna Beach, Aliso Viejo Country Club, the Monarch Beach Golf Links, and the Resort at Pelican Hill.
Just north up Pacific Coast Highway-one you will find the cities of Newport Coast and Newport Beach, where Newport Beach has the largest recreational harbor on the west coast. Locals know the three-mile-long stretch with the harbor on one side and broad, sandy California beaches on the other as “the Peninsula”, and Balboa Island has some of the priciest real estate in the United States. The Laguna Beach condos are close to the arts and culture scene In Newport Beach where you will find the Orange County Museum of Art, the Newport Theater Arts Center and Explore Ocean. Traveling further up PCH you will run into Huntington Beach, which has been self-christened by city leaders as “Surf-City USA”.
The Laguna Beach condos for sale are all found close to world-class shopping at Fashion Island/Newport Center, South Coast Plaza and Irvine Spectrum and the closest airport is John Wayne International. If you are new to the Laguna Beach high-end residential market, and are not quite familiar with the area yet, you can out of the community either by Laguna Canyon road or via PCH Highway-One; one will take you up to Highway 55, the other will take you out to Highway 405 or Highway 5. Laguna Beach real estate is close to Irvine, where you will find the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater, The Orange County Great Park and stunning mid-rise metropolitan condos that although not towering, offer jet-liner views of the Orange County basin.