Portola Springs is an award-winning master-planned community, and one of Irvine’s newest. Construction of this village started in 2005, so homes here are equipped with all of the latest luxuries and finishings. Lying directly East of Northwood and North of Woodbury, Portola Springs borders Limestone Canyon Regional Park and Whiting Ranch Wilderness Park.
The village of Portola Springs offers an abundance of resort-style amenities, including pools, parks, recreation centers, playgrounds, barbeques, trails and more. Portola Springs architecture shows Tuscan/Spanish influences, giving them a wonderfully rustic feel. Condos and townhomes here start around $500,000, while single-family homes can cost up to $1 million.
The relaxed vibe in Portola Springs stems partly from its out-of-the-way location, having neighbors on only one side of the village. However, there is easy access to two main highways, making commutes easy. Portola Springs residents are in the Irvine Unified school district, which has an exemplary reputation and is rated 10/10 on greatschools.org.