The Marina Hills area in Laguna Niguel is an upscale area that offers residents resort style amenities. Located in the Laguna Niguel South area near Marina Hills Dr and Niguel Rd is a wonderful large recreational center as pictured below. Marina Hills is considered the Master Association for many homes in the area and within the center you will find a large clubhouse with a large relaxing pool and spa, six lighted tennis courts, children's play area and plenty of wide open spaces and parks as pictured below. Marina Hills consists of 10 communities that offer single family homes and condos in a gated and non-gated neighborhoods. One of the most exclusive communities in Marina Hills is the Siena community. This neighborhood is a guard gated community with some of the more expensive homes in the area. The homes in this neighborhood normally sell in the mid $700,000 to $800,000 range with the community offering it's own community pool, spa and clubhouse as well.
One of the most expensive communities is in the Vistara neighborhood. This is a small neighborhood located right off Marina Hills drive with large single family homes that were built in the early 1990's. The homes offer an average of 4 bedrooms with 3,000 square feet of living space. Homes prices typically will be in the mid $900,000 range. Residents of this community too are granted membership to the Marina Hills clubhouse and facilities as pictured below. From this location you are close to many bike trails that take you down to the beach and you are within an award winning school district as well.
One of the most affordable community in Marina Hills is the Encore community. These condos were built in 1993 and offer two to three bedroom units that are often price in the high $300,000 to mid $400,000 range. The condos are on the small side with 2 bedroom condos in the 1,100 square feet range and three bedroom unitis offering 1,600 square feet of living space. The Encore community does feature it's own community pool and spa as well as use of the Marina Hills recreational center.
There are many wide open spots including parks that offer residents a chance to enjoy the outdoors. Many of the parks are used for soccer and you will also find local dog parks in this area as well. It's important to keep in mind that all of the communities in Marina Hills will have it's own association with monthly homeowners dues. A second "Master Association" For Marina Hills is also charged on a monthly basis and typically averages to about $125.00 a month. For more information on this area and the homes currently for sale please click on the link below.