Irvine Communities: Turtle Ridge

Written by Posted On Monday, 10 February 2014 13:58

About Turtle Ridge

Shady Canyon is the premier luxury community in Irvine and Turtle Ridge is a close second with several luxury estates including homes with ocean views. Described as a hillside Tuscan retreat, the village of Turtle Ridge is located at the highest elevation point in the city and features Italian inspired architecture including arches, wrought iron and beautiful stone work. This unique hillside village borders on University Hills, Turtle Rock, Newport Coast and Boomer’s Canyon as well as the 73 Toll Road.

The Turtle Ridge Irvine zip code is 92603. The community includes Turtle Ridge apartments, townhomes and detached single family homes. Homes for sale in Turtle Ridge start in the mid $600,000 and range up to $3 Million. Turtle Ridge homes for sale offer scenic views of Boomers Canyon, city lights and a handful of ocean views.

Schools serving Turtle Ridge

  • Vista Verde Elementary School
  • Rancho San Joaquin Middle School
  • University High School

Parks in Turtle Ridge

Turtle Ridge Irvine has 5 private neighborhood parks and 1 Community Park including Summit Park with a European-style plaza, rustic architecture and panoramic views of Orange County and the Pacific Ocean. Amenities within the parks include swimming pools and spa, picnic area with BBQs, sport courts, play areas and open lawns.

Boomer’s Canyon is adjacent to the community and includes 735 sprawling acres of open space dedicated as a natural preserve. The area features hiking and biking trails as well as a special events area offering picnic tables, horseshoe pits, sand volleyball court, covered stage, lighting and a BBQ pit. The site is part of the old Irvine Ranch Cattle Camp and a popular location for weddings for its rustic charm and native wildlife.

Shopping in Turtle Ridge

Newport Hills Shopping Center

2600 - 2690 San Miguel Drive, Newport Beach, CA 92660

The Newport Hills Shopping Center is owned and managed Irvine Company Retail Properties. This shopping center is located just down Bonita Canyon Drive from Turtle Ridge Irvine and is one of the closest shopping areas to the community. The area offers several convenient stores and businesses including an animal hospital, Pavilions grocery store, banks and more.

Fashion Island

401 Newport Center Dr, Newport Beach, California 92660

Turtle Ridge Irvine is located on the other side of the 73 Freeway from Newport Beach. Fashion Island is closest mall to the community offering tons of centralized shopping, restaurants and entertainment. The outdoor mall is extremely dog friendly and open, the perfect location for a walk or leisurely Saturday afternoon. The mall is a mix of upscale department stores, boutiques and common retail spots.

If you’re interested in Turtle Ridge Irvine or any other communities in the city, contact the agents at our First Team Irvine Office and connect on  Google + for more info on the best homes for sale, HOA fees and common taxes in the area. Our agents are experts in the local market and are ready to help you find the home of your dreams. Call or email us now and we’ll set you up with a top agent in the area.

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