Ocean View homes are plentiful here in Laguna Beach with the natural hillside topography that you will find throughout the city. If you are looking for an ocean view property near the beach then expect prices to go up significantly. This is especially true for finding an ocean view property in a premier gated community like Three Arch Bay, Emerald Bay and Irvine Cove. Irvine Cove is located on the Laguna Beach & Newport Beach boarder next to the Crystal Cove state beach. The Irvine Cove area is a smaller community homes to roughly 110 homes that are located on both the west and east sides of the coast highway. If you are looking for homes located on the front row of Irvine Cove you need to look at homes located on Riviera Drive and Monte Carlo Drive. A special area of Irvine Cove where ocean front homes are located is called Abalone Point. Abalone Point has a unique history and is an area that was originally designated for the Irvine family members. 5 of these homes are still owned by the family that enjoy a special section of Irvine Cove with it's own private beach and arguably the best views to be found in all of Laguna Beach. In past years we have seen properties in the Abalone Point area being offered for sale for over $30 million. Unique Homes magazine has an ocean front property currently advertised in Irvine Cove with the price tag of $42,000,000. If you are looking for the very best that Irvine Cove has to offer we highly recommend the front row & Abalone Point area. For a private showing of these homes please contact us today at 949-366-1622. The Irvine Cove community is a private and exclusive gated community with premier amenities including community tennis courts, ocean front park and private beach area. You will also find a 24 hour guard gate as well with no public beach access allowed.