The gated community of Versailles in Newport Beach, California is considered to have some of the most affordable property in the city. Many condos here have great views of the Newport Harbor and the Pacific Ocean. And residents are close to modern conveniences.
Versailles is located four blocks from the beach and east of the Pacific Coast Highway. It was built in 1971 and features five buildings with 255 units. They offer everything from studio apartments to three bedroom units that range from 460 to 1,725 square feet. The Home Owners Association does require fees which cover the community pool, tennis courts, sauna, Jacuzzi, library, club house, and two exercise rooms. The fees include trash, water and gas. And small dogs are allowed.
These homes share space with Villa Balboa and have easy access to the Balboa Peninsula. Residents love being within walking distance to the beach and close to shopping as well as Hoag Hospital. The Newport Mesa Unified School District provides public education with facilities like Newport Heights Elementary School, Newport Harbor High School, and Horace Ensign Intermediate School. There are also private schools like Harbor Day School, Carden Hall, Newport Montessori School, St. Andrews Presbyterian Preschool, and Newport Christian School.
Versailles is close to Fashion Island which features upscale open-air shopping with stores like Neiman Marcus, Brooks Brothers, Whole Foods, Macy’s and Bloomingdales. The Newport Shopping Center has many services and shops like the Wells Fargo Bank, Happy Nails & Spa, Living Fitness, Newport Ridge Cleaners, and Ocean Hills Dentistry.
The coastal city of Newport Beach offers many water activities like fishing, swimming, paddle boarding, Ski Doo riding, and canoeing. Visitors love to come here for whale watching and adventure boating. The Upper Newport is a refuge for birds stopping along the Pacific Flyway. This ecological reserve has mudflats, salt marshes, and marine habitats which is very attractive to animals.
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