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Private, Secluded, Laguna Beach Oceanfront Compound

Bedrooms 2
Space 2,500 sq. ft.
Property type estate
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

Best of All Laguna Beach!! Minutes to town.. Seconds to Beach.


This is one of the last few REAL Laguna Beach oceanfront Estates! Family owned for over 50 years. Private Home behind Security Gate. 125 feet of Private Oceanfront. Private steps to an intimate beach. Pool and pool house. Private cliff deck looking over spectacular whitewater coastal views.

Words cannot describe the views. Not one of our guests have ever said that 'this is what I expected'.

JJ Joseph
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 21, 2018

Why JJ Joseph chose Woods Cove

After 60+ years of of our Family residing on this most spectacular property, we have decided to share its treasures with a select clientele. Pictures and descriptions can never do this property justice! We have had much enjoyment with the appreciation of our past guests. Many new friends we have made and many fond memories we have been able to provide to our guests.

What makes this estate unique

One of the last very few Original Laguna Estate properties. On nearly an acre of private behind private gate oceanfront. This property boasts 120+ feet of private coastline. Views and seclusion that very few properties can offer.


Woods Cove Estate Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • estate
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • pets considered
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Water View ...
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
    Master - toilet , shower , jetted tub , Walk in glass shower with steam option.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Master - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double
    Sun Room - 2 twin/ single
  • Master Villa has amazing ocean views .. most mornings and evenings dolphins frollic about in our private cove, master bath has its own jacuzzi tub , steam shower with spectacular white water cove views,most evenings the Sun sets over Catalina island in a kaleidoscope of magical colors This Master suite is a real gem . Private office suite adjacent to master villa includes internet - WiFi connections .
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
*Other services listed available for additional fees. Please contact owner for a service and fee schedule


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Private, Secluded, Laguna Beach Oceanfront Compound
average rating of 5.0 based on 17 reviews

A most wonderful stay in a classic home that opens you to the ocean beyond.

  • 5 of 5

JJ is a wonderful host for your stay in a beautiful home on their family estate perched directly above the gorgeous Pacific. The house is spacious, warm and comfortable, a true classic of neo-modern architecture. The master suite seems to have come straight out of Hollywood. We ended up extending our stay a couple of times. The experience is just that wonderful. Watching the white water and venturing down the pathway to the sea... !

Give yourself a real treat and visit this unique and elagent beauty!

  • Submitted: Mar 10, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful property as described!!

  • 5 of 5

I hate to encourage as it may not be available for future trips, but it was an amazing vacation!!

  • Submitted: Aug 30, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Very private, beautiful views - loved our stay

  • 5 of 5

Our family of four thoroughly enjoyed our stay here. Home was very comfortable and great location close to downtown. JJ was a great host. Loved watching for dolphins every morning while drinking my coffee on the private patio. I can't wait to return!!

  • Submitted: Jul 16, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

Great house! Great location! Great owner! We will be back!

  • Submitted: Jul 5, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Awesome location, amazing views, just a fabulous place for a vacation!

  • 5 of 5

We took our family to Laguna for Christmas last year and stayed in this wonderful home for the holidays. it did not disappoint! Great location, we never had to rent a car. Walk able to all shops or a short Uber ride. The views were stunning! I am happy to say, we will for sure go back! A welcome home and fabulous host! Thanks for the memories!

  • Submitted: Oct 27, 2016
  • Stayed: December 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful location!

  • 5 of 5

This home and location was absolutely perfect. There are dramatic ocean views from every room and you are just steps away from the beach. We sat almost every night on the deck watching the sunset and listening to the ocean. We traveled with our 2 boys and our dog. It was really a great trip. If you are familiar with Laguna Beach, you will appreciate how close it is to the center of town, restaurants and beaches, but be completely private in your home. We can't wait to return.

  • Submitted: Nov 13, 2015
  • Stayed: June 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
15 Miles
John Wayne
Nearest Ferry
10 Miles
Nearest Golf
0.5 Miles
Aliso Creek
Nearest Motorway
Pacific Coast Highway
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
Many to chose from....
Nearest Beach
0.01 Miles
Victoria Beach, Woods Cove
Car: recommended

Located just a few minutes south of downtown Laguna Beach just far enough to enjoy privacy and seclusion, but close enough to enjoy all the attractions and art galleries and finest dining within a few minutes. A block away from a 'trolley stop'. Ride the Free open air trolley's that run from the end of June to the beginning of September. They are a stress free way to get around town during the summer rush. No need to worry about driving and parking. Don't miss the Pageant of the Masters and the Sawdust Festival, Laguna is famous for!


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $1,000
Cleaning Fee $150

Rates are subject to change prior to booking.

We accept checks and PayPal (add 3% with PayPal)

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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