Ocean View Homes in Dana Point

by Vincent Bindi on October 24, 2005

Ocean View House in Ritz Cove, Monarch Beach, CA.

With it’s beautiful beaches, Harbor and rolling hills, Dana Point is a very desirable place to call home.  The bluffs and hilly terrain that encompass Dana Point also provide many homes that offer majestic Ocean Views.  There are currently 115 homes in Dana Point offering an Ocean View and these fine homes range in price from a low of $599,000 for a 2 bedroom Condo, to $10.25 Million for an estate in Ritz Cove.

Ritz Cove is a newer premier community in the Monrach Beach area of Dana Point offering majestic Ocean Views. Ritz Cove is just to the north of the Ritz Carlton hotel, and offers estate properties from 4,000 to 11,000 SqFt and larger lots.  Many of these properties are situated on the bluffs above salt creek beach offering sweeping views of the Pacific Ocean and Catalina Island.  Estates in this community were custom built in the past 10 years and currently range in price from $5 Million to $11 Million dollars.

Another popular move-up Ocean View community is Monarch Bay Terrace.  This large subdivision was built on the hillsides just east of Pacific Coast Hwy and north of Crown Valley.  Most of the homes were built in the mid 1960’s to early 1970’s and were originally 1 story homes to provide sit down Ocean Views for most lot locations.   Homes range in size from 1,700 sqFt on up to 5,000 for estates that have been enlarged over the years.  Prices range from $1.5 Million on up to $3 Million or more.

Another fine Dana Point community boasting of Ocean Views is called Niguel Shores, which offers a nice assortment of attached Townhomes and detached estate homes. These homes straddle Pacific Coast Hwy and Selva Rd.  This large community was built in the early to mid 1970’s.  The townhomes range in size from 1,000 SqFt to 1,800 SqFt and the detached homes range in size from 1,900 SqFt to 5,000 SqFt. 

One of the more affordable Ocean View communities in Dana Point is the Condo community of Monarch Hills in the Monarch Beach area.  These 1 and 2 bedroom Condos range in price from $450K to $750K, and also boast of Ocean and Catalina Island views, concrete tile roofs and community pool and spa.

If you would like to view online all Dana Point Ocean View Homes listed for sale, just visit our website at:  Dana Point Real Estate.