Welcome to Castaways
Developed in the late 1990’s by Taylor Woodrow, the Castaways is an exclusive neighborhood that consists of 119 single family homes that have been described as the ‘picture-perfect’ place to raise a family in Newport Beach. Located between Westcliff Drive & East 16th Street, the Castaways is bordered by Castaways Trail to the north & Castaways Park to the south. This gated & guarded community off of Dover Drive prides itself in its stellar view of the back bay, harbor, and peninsula.
The Castaways typically feature three to five bedroom homes that range from 3,400 to 4,400 square feet & lots that range from 5,500 to 11,000 square feet. The architectural style of each home pays homage to Cape Cod while maintaining aesthetic consistency with the charm of Newport coast. The Castaways is comprised of three sub-neighborhoods: the Bluffs, the Island & the Peninsula. Each of these neighborhoods are differentiated by modern floor plans that range from 3,000 to 4,200 square feet respectively. The elite Newport Mesa Unified School system permits students to attend Mariners Elementary School, Horace Ensign Intermediate School & Newport Harbor High School.
The Castaways is known for being surrounded by natural beauty. Bob Henry Park & Castaways Park are adjacent to each other & provide excellent local options for residents looking to spend a well deserved day with the family. Castaways Park is a conservation area for wildlife that spans for 17 acres & overlooks some of the most beautiful views Orange County has to offer. The Castaways Trail is nearly a mile long & provides an unmatched view of the mountains in Saddleback Peak.
For any buyer looking to truly settle down & set roots in the Newport enclave, Castaways is widely considered as an impeccable option.The carefree, family-friendly environment & amiable residents creates a sanctuary for luxury & safety. The residents of the Castaways are multi-generational so moving out of the neighborhood is uncommon. Life in the Castaways is a unique opportunity for priceless views of the Pacific Ocean, Back Bay & Newport Harbor by day along with a bird’s-eye view of the city lights by night.