Residents at the Coast Royale community in Laguna Beach, California enjoy stunning views of Catalina Island and the Pacific Ocean. Located above Aliso Beach Park, the community is also within walking distance to the sandy shores.
Coast Royale is an older neighborhood from the early 1930s, and most of the homes were built between 1960 and 1990. Living space runs from 3,000 to over 6,800 square feet. Residents do not pay a Home Owners Association due.
This neighborhood is served by the Laguna Beach Unified School District, with highly ranked facilities such as Top of the World Elementary School, Thurston Middle School, and Laguna Beach High School. The city offers several private schools including Anneliese’s School, Montessori School of Laguna Beach, and St. Catherine of Siena Parish School.
The seaside resort city of Laguna Beach is popular for its artistic environment, scenic coves, and mild weather year round. This is the home of the Laguna College of Art & Design (LCAD). The private college offers degrees in illustration, graphic design, painting and drawing, and game art. Laguna Beach is also rich in the history of surfing, and still holds the Brooks Street Surfing Classic, which was first held in 1955. Famous surfing participants include Tom Morey, Mickey Munoz, and Hobie Alter.
More than three million people visit Laguna Beach a year, and tourism is the main force as far as the economy. The city hosts many events each year, including the Sawdust Art Festival, Bluewater Music Festival, Pageant of the Masters, Kelpfest, and Festival of the Art. Heisler Park is the scene for the U.S. Open for Lawn bowling, which is held annually. The foothill trails throughout Laguna Beach are internationally known, and popular with mountain bikers. Hans Rey, who is in the Mountain Bike Hall of Fame, lives in this city, along with the Rads, who are mountain biking pioneers.
550 Blumont Street, Laguna Beach, CA 92651-2356
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