Escape the chaotic urban sprawl & own a private sanctuary located just 26 minutes from the Dana Point Marina. This luxury 2.94 acre estate abuts 33,000 acres of National Forest with endless horse & hiking trails. Drive up the private & gated road with breathtaking views of the Pacific Ocean, Catalina Island & old-world California countryside while escaping the city without leaving the city limits. As you enter through a tunnel of vintage oak trees, you will experience the peaceful feel of a rural estate. Rancho Pacifico, designed by famed architect John Sampieri, is a sculptural masterpiece. This unique residence is one of the most spectacular homes compared to any in Orange County. Filled with natural light, this 5,087 square foot estate is an architectural dream. Features include: an open floor plan, three story ceilings, chef’s kitchen, dedicated media room, exercise room with steam shower, custom built-ins, contemporary stained glass accents & a wine cellar, to name a few. For the car enthusiast or fervent hobbyist, there are two detached garages. One houses 8 cars using lifts; the other parks three cars & has a full guesthouse above. Great attention & detail has been paid to the landscaping, incorporating hundreds of bulbs, native & drought tolerant plants. There is an acre plus of horse pasture, a three-stall barn with tack room & a deer fenced organic garden & orchard. As a full time residence or a weekend retreat, Rancho Pacifico is your escape to peace & tranquility.