Casa Hermosa, an original 1929 Doheny Estate, is located in the town of Capistrano Beach, California, a quiet beach town nestled along the coast on the southern end of Dana Point, Orange County. The quaint Capo Beach is unique in the sense that it is one of the few remaining beach towns in Orange County, and still retains a charming small town vibe. The homes here range from small beach cottages to multi-million dollar homes which sprinkle the bluff, overlooking the picturesque Coast Highway, Dana Point Harbor, and world class surf spot, Doheny State Beach.
Other nearby cities include San Juan Capistrano, San Clemente, and Laguna Beach. All of these cities have their own unique charm, delicious restaurants, and hotel accommodations.
San Juan Capistrano
The city was created around Mission San Juan Capistrano, San Juan Capistrano formerly hosted a population of cliff swallows that migrate each year from Argentina to the Mission San Juan Capistrano. Today, San Juan is visited most for Equestrian events, the mission, and the historic Los Rios district along the train tracks.
Dana Point is a community filled with a rich and vibrant history. The homes mainly consist of Spanish-style, while the streets are named after various colored lanterns, which, in the early days of Dana Point, were used by ships to advertise what products were being carried on board. Today, Dana Point is popular for it's quaint harbor, fresh seafood, and world famous Doheny State Beach.
Laguna is known for its beautiful beaches, scenic coves, environmental preservation, and artist community. Today, many creative, bohemian, and wealthy people have made Laguna Beach their home. They have added to the local culture by providing a theme for the small town.