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5* resort living within affluent secure gated community

Bedrooms 1
Space 820 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

Luxury 1 bedroom apartment within fantastic resort (10 mins to beach)

Secure third floor apartment with private balcony in a very quiet, respectable gated community.

Facilities include three swimming pools, three tennis courts, a regulation size basketball court, 8000 sq ft clubhouse, business centre, cinema room, fantastic fountains, Billiards Room... everything you could hope for and more. 10 minute walk to bars, restaurants, nature and bird sanctuary, only 5 minutes drive to the nearest golf course and much more!

Master suite with queen sized bed, double sized sofa bed in Living Area, guest bath and shower, fully equipped kitchen, 55 inch high definition television, cable (with over 450 channels including sports, movies etc) high speed wireless internet and secure car parking garage (space is straight across from the apartment).

The apartment is located beside many shops, bars and restaurants. Options also include:

Newport Beach - 20 mins drive

Fashion Island - 10 mins drive

Disneyworld - 30 mins drive

Knottsberry Farm - 30 mins drive

Los Angeles - 60 mins drive

San Diego - 60 mins drive

That's just the tip of the iceberg, there is also loads of shops, cinemas, bowling, golf courses etc etc within a few minutes of the complex.

More Details

Peter Baird
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
September 23, 2017

About Peter Baird

Hi my names Peter Baird and I am from Scotland in the UK.

Thank you for taking the time to look at our small piece of paradise in Southern California. We wish to welcome you to stay at our apartment as part of your vacation. Please feel free to contact me if you have any queries.

Peter Baird purchased this apartment in 2015

Why Peter Baird chose Irvine

Fantastic facilities in the 4th safest city in the USA. This secure gated community offers Orange Counties best facilitates and cannot be beaten.

Adjacent to San Joaquin Wildlife Sanctuary with worldclass bird watching and miles of walking trails; 5 minutes to John Wayne Airport and University California Irvine campus; 15 minutes to Fashion Island, Irvine Spectrum, Balboa Island and Newport Pier; 20 minutes to Disneyland and Knotts Berry Farm; 60 minutes to Del Mar Race Track, Sea World, Universal Studios and West Hollywood.

What makes this apartment unique

Why stay in a hotel when you can stay at a home from home at a much cheaper price!

Our property has everything you need for a relaxing break or business stay. Wash facilities are within the apartment, the kitchen is fully equipped including cooker, fridge, dishwasher etc.

We also have At&t cable with hundreds of channels and high speed wireless internet (up to 70 mbps)m free of charge. Parking is also free and only a few yards from the apartment.


Airport Area Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 3
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 820 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean
  • Resort
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Holiday Resort
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Elevator ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , 1 baby crib
  • Sofa bed in Living Area
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Games ...
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Golf
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis
  • 1 bicycles
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • live theater
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing


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(19 traveler reviews)

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5* resort living within affluent secure gated community
average rating of 4.736842 based on 19 reviews


  • 5 of 5

We had stayed for the previous 3'years holiday in an apartment on the same building so knew what to expect re the pool and the location but we were not prepared for how lovely this apartment was furnished with everything we could possibly need but didn't because we were out and about so much. We were met outside the clubhouse as arranged and everything was easy from then on . There is a lovely comfy bed with a tv on the wall lounge with a massive tv on the wall which for me was too high up but this didn't matter as we only watched early morning news on bed . The location is perfect for easy access to the coast and the South Coast plaza mall . We had a wonderful time thank you

  • Submitted: Sep 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Frankfurt, Germany

Nice apartment in beautiful community

  • 5 of 5

Communication with Peter was fast and smooth.

The apartment is in good shape and offers everything you need.

The real highlight is the beautiful community with a huge pool area and two jacuzzis. We only rarely saw other people here, independent of the time of the day.

Very close to UCI so plenty of food and shopping options.

Also very close to the SoCal beaches, Huntington Beach was our favorite.

Overall an excellent rental, we will be back. Highly recommended.

  • Submitted: Sep 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Julian, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. I am delighted to hear you enjoyed your time at the apartment and look forward to having you back in the future. Regards, Peter
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An amazing stay in Southern California

  • 5 of 5

The apartment is located in a great location about 15 minutes to the beach and 30 minutes from Disneyland.

The apartment is quiet and very secure. Near by are some restaurants and supermarkets to make the stay feel more like a home away from home.

The apartment has everything that you would need to save you taking anything in your own luggage to free your space in the case for gifts/shopping for family.

Travelling with two young children we were very happy to be able to play basketball with them in the court as part of the complex due to having the balls being in the apartment. They loved the pool and in some instances the pool is yours to yourself.

A day at the beach was well equipped too there are some loungers, food cooler and even a bucket and spade!

We will be returning to this apartment the next time we visit Southern California. The owner is very quick to come back to any questions both before, during and after the stay.

  • Submitted: Aug 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Tony, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. I'm really glad to hear you enjoyed your stay, and also that you made good use of all the amenities. Thank you for taking good care of the place, it was a pleasure to have you stay. Looking forward to having you stay again, and safe trip home. Regards, Peter
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Great location and great price

  • 5 of 5

This condo is in the perfect location to everything. We love the pool and most of the time we were the only ones there. It's a gated community and I was surprised at how many Mercedes BMWs and Bentley's that we saw there they had everything that you would need except for a wine opener LOL. They even had a couple beach bags and beach towels to use which was great my boys like the tennis courts too. I would definitely stay there again. It was very easy to gain access to the unit as well and it was a very quiet building

  • Submitted: Jul 30, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Jaine, Thank you for your kind review. I am glad you liked the complex and you enjoyed your vacation there. There is a wine bottle opener, I think it's in the sideboard in the dining area. But I will get one to keep in the kitchen so it's easier to find in future. (I can never find it either, I think my fiancé hides it from me!!!) haha Regards, Peter
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Nice place

  • 3 of 5

It was very convenient location

  • Submitted: Jul 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Amazing experience

  • 5 of 5

As a frequent user of vacation weeks I have to say that this was my best experience ever. I loved the place, the location, the amenities and everything about the stqy. Peter was very helpful, even though he was in Scotland and I am definitely coming back.

  • Submitted: May 26, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Lumir, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review and for your kind words. I am glad you enjoyed your time with us and I look forward to having you back soon. Peter
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Nearest Airport
5 Kilometres
John Wayne Santa Ana
Nearest Barpub
1 Kilometres
Daily Dose
Nearest Ferry
10 Kilometres
Balboa Island
Nearest Golf
3 Kilometres
Newport Golf Club
Nearest Train
10 Kilometres
Tustin Train Station
Nearest Motorway
1 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
3 Kilometres
Nearest Ski
70 Kilometres
Big Bear Mountain
Nearest Beach
15 Kilometres
Newport Beach
Car: necessary


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $120
Damage Deposit $300

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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