Dover Shores is a charming water front community in Newport Beach, Orange County. Residents enjoy the beautiful California weather all year round, as well as the spectacular panoramic scenery of the Upper Newport Back Bay
There are 73 multi-million dollar waterfront homes in Dover shores that are situated along two private channels and part of the main Bay channel. Every home has access to the main Newport Bay channel from its own private dock. There are three private beaches which are available for private parties and summer lifeguard services are provided. There are also storage facilities available for residential use and a barbecue area.
Dover Shores has several mini-parks as well as two city owned parks within the neighborhood. A Landscape Committee, appointed by the homeowners, maintains all of the green belts. Walkers and cyclists enjoy the streets which aren’t ever heavily congested. The streets include Polaris, Morning Star, North Star, Evening Star, and Whitecliffs.
This highly desired community is close to many daily services, stores, restaurants, and entertainment. It is the home of the Newport Aquatic Center which has kayak rentals. Across the bay you’ll find Fashion Island, an open-air shopping complex that features stores like Brooks Brothers and Neiman Marcus.
This area provides opportunities for plenty of fishing and boating. The Upper Newport Bay is known as the Back Bay and is a large coastal wetland that offers refuge for birds stopping along the Pacific Flyway. There are many species here, including endangered ones. The ecological reserve is attractive to shorebirds and waterfowl with its mudflats, salt marshes, and marine habitats.
This area is served by highly ranked facilities like Newport High School, Horace Ensign Intermediate, and Mariners Elementary School; all are provided by the Newport Mesa Unified School District. Several private schools are also in the Newport Beach area and include Carden Hall, Our Lady Queen of Angels, Sage Hill, St. Andrews Presbyterian Preschool, and Newport Christian School.
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* Data courtesy of Greatschools.org