Experience the best of what Orange County has to offer in Palmia.

Palmia is a premier 55+ community that elevates active adult living. Set in the master-planned community of Mission Viejo, Palmia has a private atmosphere while offering access to resort-like amenities. See what makes Palmia such a fantastic community for active adults in Southern California.

Large Selection of Thoughtfully Designed Homes

Palmia’s 901 single-family and attached homes are set among 211 acres of the former Rancho Mission Viejo. Since all home maintenance is included in the homeowners' association fees, residents can enjoy a carefree lifestyle. Prices begin in the low $500s and reach the low $800s. These thoughtfully designed homes are separated into seven different tracts, each featuring a number of floor plans to fit homebuyers’ needs.

The Palmia Courts 1 and 2 include attached properties that are mostly single-level homes. They offer between 990 to 1,767 square feet. These homes have two to three bedrooms, up to two-and-a-half bathrooms, and an attached one or two-car garage. Residents of these tracts also enjoy access to two additional pools and spas. Homes in Palmia Heights offer a bit more space. These luxurious detached homes have single and two-story floor plans, and they offer between 1,756 to 2,473 square feet. They have two to four bedrooms, up to two-and-a-half bathrooms, and an attached two-car garage.

Homes in Palmia Terraces are great for those seeking elegance and comfort. These one and two-level detached homes have between 1,510 to 2,188 square feet. They feature two to three bedrooms and up to three bathrooms. All homes also have an attached two-car garage. Palmia Villas 1 and 2 feature single and two-level detached homes. Homes in the Villas 2 offer more square footage, but all homes in the Villas section have two to three bedrooms, up to three-and-a-half bathrooms, and an attached two-car garage.

Homeowners seeking single-level detached homes will find the Vistas tract to be a great fit. These homes are between 1,400 to 1,826 square feet, and they have two to three bedrooms, up to two-and-a-half bathrooms, and an attached two-car garage.

Resort-Like Amenities in a Safe, Private Environment

With two staffed security gates and mobile units that patrol the community 24 hours a day, residents have the extra peace of mind to fully embrace a carefree lifestyle. The community’s social and activity center is found at the 12,000 square-foot Club Palmia. This recreation center has a card room, hobby rooms, catering kitchen, and billiards room. Residents can also cozy up with a book in the library, or work on creative projects in the ceramics studio or arts & crafts studio.

The state-of-the-art fitness center makes it easy to stay fit and healthy. Outdoors, residents can also stay active with the pool and spa, walking and biking trails, and courts for pickleball, bocce ball, tennis, and shuffleboard. Those who enjoy the outdoors will appreciate the community’s on-site lake and beautiful park spaces. There is also an 18-hole putting course for golfers. Residents who live in Palmia Courts also have access to two additional pools and spas.

With a full schedule of activities and plenty of groups that regularly meet up, residents have plenty of options for pursuing their interests.

Ideal Location in Beautiful Mission Viejo

Since Palmia is in the larger master-planned community of Mission Viejo, residents have virtually everything they need without having to travel far. Just minutes from Palmia is Portola Plaza, a popular shopping complex that has grocery stores, restaurants, retail shopping, and more. Palmia’s ideal location also makes it easy to enjoy all that Southern California has to offer. Residents can visit the popular beach towns of Laguna Beach and Newport Beach within about 30 minutes. Interstate 5 is also nearby, giving residents easy access to Los Angeles, San Diego, and Orange County’s major cities.

Those who enjoy golf are in luck, because the local area has a number of great public courses, including the Arroyo Trabuco Golf Club, Casta del Sol, Tijeras Creek, and San Juan Hills Golf Course. For outdoor enthusiasts, the nearby Laguna Coast Wilderness Park is a popular spot. This wilderness area covers 7,000 acres and features canyons and stellar views, and it’s where you’ll find the only natural lakes in Orange County. Some of the park’s trails lead directly to downtown Laguna Beach.

Orange County is home to many more age-restricted communities that provide an exceptional lifestyle. Browse more communities in the area and learn what Orange County has to offer active adults.