Located in the San Joaquin Hills above Newport Coast, Ocean Ridge Estates are a small gated development built in the late 1990s as part of Pelican Ridge. The 24-hour guard gated community overlooks the Pelican Hill Resort as well as Crystal Cove State Park, which includes beaches and an underwater snorkeling preserve offshore.
Homes in Ocean Ridge Estates are custom/estate homes that range from approximately 4,000 square feet to more than 7,000 square feet and are primarily Mediterranean and Spanish Revival in style. Owners may elect membership in The Pointe Association as well as Pelican Ridge Estates. Association benefits include a picnic area, tennis courts, a pool, playground, and biking and hiking trails. Homeowners’ association dues are approximately $450 a month.
Ocean Ridge Estates’ Newport Coast location offers some incredible oceanfront views. Homes share gracious indoor and outdoor living with some featuring spectacular landscaping and distinctive pools, spas, decks, and outdoor entertaining spaces. Homes in Ocean Ridge Estates start at approximately $2.1 million, with larger estates in the $7.5 million range and up. Ocean Ridge Estates homes are part of the Newport Mesa Unified School District, one of the highest-rated in the state. Newport Coast Elementary School is among the top 5% of elementary schools in California according to Niche.com, and has test scores in the 95th percentile.
All Newport Coast communities are within minutes of local beaches, Newport harbor, and world-class shopping at Newport Center and Fashion Island. Residents may choose from nightlife in Newport and Costa Mesa or may drive a few minutes south to eclectic and artsy Laguna Beach. With year-round clear skies and incredible views of California’s Riviera Coast, Newport Harbor, and Orange County’s city lights, Ocean Ridge Estates is one of Newport Coast’s most desirable gated estate enclaves.
- Bonita Canyon Sports Park
- Crystal Cove State Park
- Harbor Watch Park
- Canyon Watch Park
- Spyglass Hill Park
- Newport Ridge Community Park
- Newport Coast Elementary School
- Corona Del Mar High School
- University High School