Being on the hill overlooking the ocean, Laguna Niguel combines the best of inland living with the luxury and recreation of ocean culture. While Laguna Niguel does not border the Pacific Ocean, the city hugs Laguna Beach, which means you are always a few minutes away from the coastline. Homes in Laguna Niguel are significantly less expensive than coastal properties, but they still provide all the luxurious benefits.
Laguna Niguel is located at the southern tip of the San Joaquin Hills, which is a southern coastal mountain range. The city fills a small basin, making the whole city's geography have a hilly nature. This has developed a strong hiking and biking culture. The Aliso and Wood Canyons Wilderness Park is an excellent opportunity to see the outdoors and take a relaxing hike through nature. Additionally, located within the Laguna Niguel Regional Park is Laguna Niguel's 44 acre lake. The lake is stocked with bass and trout to allow for fishing, and poles, boats, and float tubes are available for rent. Enjoy a soothing and fun afternoon on the water without having to leave the city. The lake is located within the Regional Park, which houses numerous suburban recreational areas, including volleyball, tennis, cycling and jogging, as well as picnic areas.
Laguna Niguel is about 15 square miles, which makes it larger and more substantial than its neighbor, Laguna Beach. There is a wealth of parks, museums, fine dining, and annual celebrations to experience in the city. With everything from a 4th of July Festival to Halloween Haunted Trails to a Holiday Parade, Laguna Niguel features plenty of events to entertain you year round. Laguna Niguel is also home to the Niguel Botanical Preserve, which is 18 acres large and features 34 miles of walking trails. The garden cultivates more than 2,000 species of plants for you to come and enjoy. Laguna Niguel's amazing weather is the perfect reason to get out and enjoy a relaxing walk. The average temperature is the low to mid 70's throughout the entire year. Because it is always nice out, you can experience the numerous outdoor attractions that Laguna Niguel offers during any month in the year. Take a trip to the beach or walk one of the many paths in the Canyons Wilderness Park. There are so many amazing different experiences to be had in Laguna Niguel. Use our extensive listings of properties in the city to find the home that would be perfect for you. Choose Laguna Niguel for your home and enjoy one of the nicest cities in all of Southern California.