Ocean-Close Property located in the exclusive guard gated community of Monarch Beach! This light and bright open floor plan home has been tastefully updated and it features 3 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms, new interior paint, new floors, new blinds, new shades, new range, new fridge, and an abundance of natural light throughout the many windows and doors. Vaulted ceilings in the living room create an inviting ambiance and features a focal point fire place and small private atrium patio. Adjacent is the dining room with a brand new sliding door that enhances the feeling of openness creating an indoor/outdoor living space with a large entertainer’s backyard. Beyond is the kitchen with granite counter tops, a large bay window over the sink and stainless steel appliances including a brand new stove and a brand new refrigerator. A half bath and direct access to the two-car garage completes the lower level. Upstairs is a bridge that leads from a landing to the spacious master suite and it comes with vaulted ceilings, great natural light, a private deck, ensuite with a dual sink vanity, soaking tub, separate shower with brand new doors and a spacious walk-in closet. Two additional guest bedrooms - each with balcony access and natural light, and a guest bath complete the upper level. The attached two-car garage with brand new garage door includes storage cabinets and washer/dryer hook ups. Low maintenance front, side and backyard succulent plants newly planted. This is an amazing location that comes with a driveway with space to park two additional cars. The Monarch Beach Community offers a 24 Hour Guard Gate. This property is close to The Ritz Carlton and The Waldorf Astoria Resorts, and its walking distance to the World-Renowned Salt Creek Beach. It’s minutes away from The Strand Beach Park, Dana Point Harbor, The Lantern District with its numerous shopping and dining establishments. There is a trolly access to both Laguna Beach and Dana Point locations. A must see!