The exclusive community of Shady Canyon is known for its generous sized lots and luxury architectural styles including Mediterranean, Tuscan and French Provencal estate properties. While the city of Irvine has approximately 200,000 residents, Shady Canyon has just 1,000 residents spread over the three neighborhoods with 400 single family homes.
Known for resort style amenities which include, a Junior Olympic size pool, spa, clubhouse, tot lot, outdoor recreational areas and tennis courts. Plus extensive trails that run throughout this area for hiking, biking and walking.With over 800 acres in size and is surrounded by 16,000 acres of natural sanctuary.
Shady Canyon is home to the private Shady Canyon Golf Club. The 18 hole course, which winds through canyons, bends and hills was designed by Tom Fazio. Shady Canyon residents have exclusive private access to the golf club.
Students attend schools in the award winning Irvine Unified School District. Students living in the Shady Canyon development specifically attend Bonita Canyon Elementary School, Rancho San Joaquin Middle School and University High School. Also, located nearby are the University of California, Irvine, Concordia University and Irvine Valley College. In addition, there are many private schools in the area including LaPort School Irvine Spectrum, Crean Lutheran High School, St. Michael – The Archangel Academy, Lourus Academy and Halstrom Academy – Newport Beach.
Shady Canyon is located in the southern area Irvine, California, bordered by Quail Hill, James Irvine Retreat and Bommer Canyon. Residents are in close proximity to the 405 Freeway and the 73 Toll Road. Shady Canyon is near the border of Irvine and Newport Coast in Newport Beach. Newport Coast is home to both the Crystal Cove State Park and Pelican Hill Resort, Spa and Golf Course. Crystal Cove State Park has 3.2 miles of sandy beaches.