The Connemara By the Sea community in San Juan Capistrano, California is known for its large scale homes, and views of the ocean and Catalina Island. This guard gated neighborhood was built on a gradual hillside which gives it a terraced look with each home an equal opportunity to look out over the seaside.
Connemara By The Sea was built in 1984 in the city’s south region, and features 103 homes. Living space in these one and two story estates averages at 4,000 square feet. The Home Owners Association maintains both the tennis court, and common ground.
This community is served by the Capistrano Unified School District which offers facilities; like Palisades Elementary School, as well as highly ranked Shorecliffs Middle School and San Juan High School. There are several private schools in this city including Saddleback Valley Christian School, St. Margaret’s Episcopal School, and Serra Catholic High School. Mission Parish School is located next to the Mission Basilica San Juan Capistrano, and uses the historic buildings for classrooms. There are more than 90 colleges within a 50-mile radius of the city including Saddleback College, and Soka University of America.
The closest park to Connemara By The Sea is Acu Canyon Park. There are several parks in the area with picnic areas, and playgrounds. To the north of the community is the San Juan Hills Golf Club and to the south is the Shorecliff Golf Club. Residents are close to the Saddleback Memorial Medical Center as well as several shopping centers like the Plaza Del Obispo Shopping Center, Marbella Plaza, and Plaza Del Rio Shopping Center. The Shops at Mission Viejo are also close by with upscale stores and restaurants.