Nestled in the hills of Irvine lies Turtle Rock, a neighborhood that combines fine living with suburban accessibility. Named after a sculpture of a turtle in Turtle Rock Community Park, this community was established in 1967 as one of the five original villages that made up Irvine. With various architectural styles, you’ll be sure to find a home that fits your lifestyle.
Perfect for families with children, Turtle Rock is home to two elementary schools in the Irvine Unified School District: Turtle Rock Elementary School and Bonita Canyon Elementary School. The community also boasts a nationally ranked high school, University High School. Close by are two universities: Concordia University, situated within the borders of Turtle Rock, and University of California, Irvine just a mile down the street.
Turtle Rock is home to many parks and nature trails and features the Turtle Rock Nature Center, a five-acre nature preserve that serves as a community resource for environmental interest and concern. Located in the heart of the community, the nature center acts as a home for wildlife and an outdoor classroom.
Turtle Rock is centrally located in Orange County, close to world class shopping at premier centers such as Irvine Spectrum and South Coast Plaza. PGA quality golf courses like Strawberry Farms and Oak Creek Golf Club are right next door.