Do you know what sets one luxury Laguna Beach home apart from another? Are you unsure why one home is priced much higher than another, even when they seem nearly the same?

While it’s true that Laguna Beach is know for its upscale lifestyle, not all luxury homes are the same. Here are some of the details you’ll find in Laguna Beach homes that truly set them apart

Outstanding location

Location is the number one feature that adds real value to a high-end home. And in Laguna Beach, our landscape offers many choices to enjoy a distinctive locale. In just under 10 square miles, you’ll find shoreline, hills, canyons, parklands, rocky bluffs and lakes. Each place offers a unique environment. The most lavish houses are designed and built to enhance the home's natural setting

Unobstructed views

By the same token, unobstructed views are essential for a luxury home. In Laguna Beach, luxury homes will often feature panoramic views of the ocean, coastline, city or canyons. Homes will be designed to capture as much of that spectacular view as possible. Many will have floor-to-ceiling glass that makes you feel like part of the landscape itself. In the most luxurious homes, there will be stunning views from nearly every room

Outdoor living spaces

Living in Laguna Beach means spending time outdoors as much as possible. With our year-round mild weather, it’s easy to relax outside. As a result, the best homes will feature an outdoor living space that blends with the interior. Expect to find outdoor kitchens, custom pools and spas, swim-up bars, cabanas and lush landscaping


The most upscale homes in Laguna Beach will offer the utmost privacy, making you feel like you’re at your own private retreat. The city is home to many gated communities, and the most high-end homes are located on large parcels of land that have been designed with privacy in mind. In Laguna Beach you can be in the heart of all the action and still feel a world away when you want to

Unique architecture

The best Laguna Beach homes are about as far from a cookie-cutter design as can be. Many of the homes in town have been designed and built by world-famous architects. You’ll find every style, from cozy Mediterranean-style villas to ultra-modern masterpieces

Resort amenities

Whether the home is part of a community or not, you’ll find an endless array of resort amenities from Olympic-sized swimming pools to private golf course access. Moreover, most luxury homes include wine cellars, tasting rooms, movie theaters, artist studios, multi-car garages, gourmet kitchens, state-of-the-art gyms and even recording studios

World-class finishes

Lastly, the most high-end homes in Laguna Beach will feature world-class finishes throughout. This includes imported woods and stones, smart-home technology, professional-grade appliances, luxury window treatments and much more

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