Corona del Mar is a neighborhood within the city of Newport Beach. It is located along the ocean's edge in the Southern portion of Newport Beach. Corona del Mar is Spanish for "Crown of the Sea" and when you live you will understand why it was named.
The weather is ideal with 70 degree sunshine filled days most of the year, the village experience also allows its residents to walk to many fine restaurants. Most mornings you will find people walking or riding their bikes enjoying the great weather than gathering at Rose's another local coffee house. The homes located in the village offer a mix or old cottage style homes, newer condo's and beautiful estate homes offering ocean views.
Other communities located within Corona del Mar include Spyglass Hill, Harbor View, Irvine Terrace, Cameo Highlands, Cameo Shores and Shorecliffs. These communities tend to offer more ranch style and estate homes, many with ocean views. Many of these communities are seeing some redevelopment going on as they replace the older ranch style homes with brand new large estate homes offering great ocean views.
The Village is the center piece and social hub of Corona del Mar, the village is the area directly on either side of Pacific Coast Highway, PCH. Local residents enjoy walking, driving or biking to numerous great dining options including small street side cafes, bistros and fine dining restaurants.
Homes in the village range from older cottages and duplexes to duplexes converted to luxury condos to custom luxury estates with incredible ocean views. The premier address in CDM as well as one of the finest addresses in all the world is Ocean Boulevard. The luxury ocean front homes on Ocean Blvd are truly some the finest in Newport Beach, set upon the bluff offering incredible ocean views.
Irvine Terrace is a small enclave of homes located on the western portion of Corona del Mar on the ocean side of PCH located across from all the entertainment and shopping of Fashion Island.
The streets are strategically and beautifully terraced, hence the name Irvine Terrace. This feature allows many of the homes to have an ocean view or bay view. A spacious park and tennis courts are part of this community, and the Irvine Terrace homes are ideally located within walking distance to Newport Beach Country Club and to the yacht clubs on Bayside Drive.
The styles of homes range from original cottages to new expansive multi-million dollar custom homes. A significant amount of remodeling and new construction has occurred over the past five years, changing the tapestry of this sought after neighborhood.
Spyglass is located a top the hill over looking all of Corona del Mar. Spyglass Hill homes tend to be larger and sit on larger lots than most other homes in the area. Many Spyglass Hill Homes offer panoramic ocean views.
Spyglass Hill offers a great location over looking The Village, it is just minutes from the dining and shopping of Fashion Island.