Pelican Heights

Pelican Heights Terrace View in Newport Coast

Whether you call the alluring community Montecito or Pelican Heights, the model homes offer luxurious elegance in the beauteous hills of Newport Coast. Bask in breathtaking views of steep canyons, the Pacific Ocean coastline, Catalina Island, and twinkling city lights. Pelican Heights, formerly known as Montecito, is located amongst exclusive Newport Coast real estate. The exclusive gated community of fewer than 100 estates features classic Mediterranean style homes ranging from four to seven bedrooms and 4,500 to 7,500 square feet. The three main floor plans are varied slightly to create truly unique homes. The community is tiered in elevation starting with the road Vista Luci, which offers the highest elevation within the community. Most homes on Vista Luci offer “top-of-the-hill” sweeping coastline, ocean, Catalina Island, city light, harbor and canyon views.

Pelican Heights’ residents enjoy relaxing outdoors in a lush tropical setting with refreshing ocean breezes and a variety of awe-inspiring views. Homeowners have access to a community pool & spa, tennis courts, and a park; however, many estates have their own private pool and spa. If you are lucky enough to purchase one of the rare Pelican Heights homes for sale, you can enjoy basking in the surroundings of Newport Coast’s fine dining and luxurious shopping centers such as Fashion Island. The Resort at Pelican Hill is just down the curvy road from Pelican Heights. Enjoy being on the water? Pelican Heights homes for sale are located close to Newport Harbor and is just minutes from Crystal Cove State Beach.


Single Family




Tasteful estates built to highlight the views inside and out.


Some homes have an ocean, canyon, or city view.


Short driving distance to Crystal Cove State Park and Corona Del Mar Beach.

Homes Currently Listed in Pelican Heights

Single Family Home For Sale
11 Via Burrone
Newport Coast, CA 92657
Montecito (MONT) Subdivision
New Listing - 3 weeks online
Single Family Home For Sale
2 Via Brezza
Newport Coast, CA 92657
Pelican Heights - Montecito (MONT) Subdivision

Other Newport Coast Neighborhoods

Pelican Ridge

The Family Villas of Pelican Hill

Pelican Ridge is one of the more recent extensions of the Pelican Hill collection of private communities and offers larger than average single family homes all the way up to sprawling custom sites.

Pelican Crest

Live the Resort Lifestyle From Home

A part of the Pelican Hill collection of communities, Pelican Crest is home to several beautiful luxury villas and estates that sit just above the Pelican Hill Resort. These homes are exceedingly private, and often have panoramic views.

Pelican Hill

Timeless Elegance with Guaranteed Quality

Sitting alongside the famous resort from where this neighborhood takes its name, Pelican Hill is one of the most desirable communities in the world for high end estates that have palatial grounds and amenities.

Pelican Point

Beachside Grandeur Atop the Cliffs

Pelican Point is a rare collection of golf course homes that sit right next to Crystal Cove State Park’s beach. This community is the only one that sits on the ocean adjacent side of Pacific Coast Highway in Newport Coast.


Accessible Elegance in Newport Coast

Trovare is a collection of condominiums that sits just above the Pelican Hill communities, and for many is an entry point to purchasing in Newport Coast. Close proximity to high performing schools and the Pelican Hill resort make these homes a rare treasure.


Peaceful Views from the West

Adjacent to undeveloped land and sitting atop a hill, Altezza’s condominiums enjoy great views of the surrounding canyons and sparkling ocean, and secluded peace in the heights of Newport Coast.

Newport Coast Villas

Family Living on the California Coast

Comprised of the Tesoro Crest and Campobello Communities, the homes in the Newport Coast Villas tend towards family with their access to high quality schools and ample activities, including hikes, swimming, and sports facilities.

Ocean Heights

Canyon Views and Hillside Splendor

Ocean Heights is made up of luxurious estates in the high reaches of the San Joaquin Hills, enjoying city and ocean views from the terraced homes

Pacific Ridge

Designer Homes in the California Canyons

Characterized by the unique designs between its four subtracts, Pacific Ridge stands out as a showcase of architect Taylor Woodrow, and enjoys a huge amount of variety between the different homes.

Santa Lucia

Old World Aesthetics and Award Winning Design

Santa Lucia is a private community that sits atop the Buck Gully Reserve and just north of Pelican Hill, with a largely Mediterranean collections of thoughtfully designed homes.

Crystal Cove

Mediterranean Homes Against the Sea

Crystal Cove is a series of newer developments in Newport Coast, sharing a border with Crystal Cove State Park and defined largely by its views of the Pacific and the surrounding San Joaquin Hills.