Casta del Sol offers peaceful living near the Pacific Ocean for active adults in beautiful Southern California.

In beautiful Mission Viejo, California, Casta del Sol welcomes active adults with appealing homes and exciting amenities. This well-established 55+ community is set in a prime Southern California location which has fabulous weather and nearly 300 days of sunshine each year. Its resort-style amenities also support a wide range of social and recreational activities. 


Casta del Sol was built by Mission Viejo Company, between 1972 and 1987. Its prime location puts residents within 10 miles of the Pacific Ocean and offers easy access to major roadways, including Interstate 5 and 405. Throughout the Orange County area, residents will find impressive retail centers, restaurants, and cultural attractions.


Today, Casta del Sol features 1,920 homes that are available on a resale basis. These lovely homes feature both attached and single-family designs in sizes and styles that will appeal to many different active adult homebuyers. They typically feature traditional layouts, though many homes have been remodeled and upgraded over the years by their owners. During development, Casta del Sol offered homes in over a dozen models, with floor plans ranging from 972 to 1,806 square feet. Homes typically were built with two or three bedrooms, one to two bathrooms, and one or two-car garages. Some two-bedroom homes also have a separate den.


Residents enjoy beautiful surroundings with lush landscaping, fountains and lovely architectural details.


Beyond its appealing homes, the community offers resort-style amenities spread across two inviting recreation centers. These spacious facilities bring residents together with special-interest groups, social clubs, classes, parties, and other community events. Just a few of the popular groups cover interests such as cards, crafts, billiards, gardening, fitness, politics, amateur radio, and performing arts.

Casta del Sol's recreation centers feature meeting rooms, social areas, and spacious multi-purpose rooms. Those who want to express their creativity can make use of studios designed for general arts and crafts, ceramics and lapidary. An on-site gym provides cardiovascular and strength-training equipment, while the library is well-stocked with a variety of books.

Fabulous grounds feature even more amenities, including outdoor patios and an outdoor kitchen where residents can enjoy the California sunshine. Sports courts support tennis, pickleball, bocce ball, shuffleboard, handball, horseshoes, and lawn bowling. There are gardening plots, botanical gardens, and a chipping green. Each recreation center also has its own outdoor swimming pool and spa area.

Resident golfers will enjoy living within close proximity of the Casta del Sol golf course. This 18-hole course is complete with a pro shop and restaurant. It also offers discounted rates to those aged 60 or better.

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