Laguna Hills

Laguna Hills is a small city in southern Orange County bordered by Aliso Viejo, Laguna Niguel, Laguna Woods, Lake Forest and Mission Viejo. Located along the 5 freeway, Laguna Hills offers easy access to surrounding communities and attractions. As part of the original Rancho Niguel property, Laguna Hills is the proud home of the Juan Avila Adobe which served as a home of lavish celebrations, generous assistance to travelers, and many important historical meetings. 

        Stepping back a little further in time, Laguna Hills residents enjoy visiting Costeau Park and Fossil Reef Park both of which have produced several impressive animal fossils ranging from mammoths to giant ground sloths and even ancient camels as well.

        Laguna Hills has several shopping centers within its boundaries and also offers many choices for dining out. The Laguna Hills mall and near by Nordstrom Rack draw visitors from surrounding cities, and are always a popular location to spend a leisurely afternoon.  

        Home buyers in Laguna Hills will find everything ranging from stylish new condos packed with upgrades to grand estates which reflect the ultimate in luxury living. Laguna Hills is home to Nellie Gail Ranch, an un-gated community which feels tucked away from rushed city life as wide streets wander under a canopy of mature trees. The neighborhood is unique in its zoning for large lots and equestrian trails, and it is not uncommon for people passing by to see residents trotting along the street on specially designed dirt paths.

Laguna Hills is part of the Saddleback Valley Unified School District and students attend classes either within Laguna Hills or in nearby communities. Laguna Hills High School is notably smaller than surrounding schools and offers a variety of innovative programs.