Welcome to this wonderfully upgraded Monarch Hills Condo, that comfortably sleeps 6, nestled in the 24-hour gate-guarded community of Ritz Point just a short walk through the St. Regis Golf Links to Salt Creek Beach, world class resorts, Dana Point Harbor and Laguna Beach. Its very quiet location makes it even more enticing as it is close to one of the three spas, the community pool, and the gym. So many ways to relax, recharge, and reconnect with yourself or others, whether you stay within Ritz Point, or venture out into this prime location that showcases all the best that Southern California has to offer! When you enter the ground floor you will immediately notice the light hardwood flooring, the travertine tile, and the plantation shutters so you can keep have just the right amount of light any time of day or night. All the windows have also been upgraded also to preserve the quiet ambiance of this condo. In the living room - enjoy lots of comfortable seating options, a cozy gas burning fireplace, and a flat screen TV - or relax and feel the ocean breezes on the private, wrap around patio just outside. The large, eat-in gourmet kitchen with granite counters and rich maple cabinetry, is the perfect place to prepare your own meals – just add food and friends or family and gather around the dining table that seats 6 for nourishment and merriment. Or, if your prefer, there are lots of restaurants featuring various cuisines nearby. There are two bedrooms - a master with a queen bed, and a second with 2 twin beds. Each bedroom has a ceiling fan and a flat screen TV if you wish to create your own little enclave. Each of the 2 baths is a full bath with beautiful granite counters. And of course all bedrooms and baths are furnished with luxury linens so you can feel even more pampered. There is also a separate laundry room on the patio with a full-size washer and dryer. THINGS WE LOVE ABOUT THIS PROPERTY! The spectacular nature trail in the community that winds around the links golf course ending at Salt Creek Beach. Minutes to Dana Point, Laguna Beach, and world class resorts such as the Ritz Carlton. Large beautiful pool/spa area very close to this very quiet, peaceful, delightfully well appointed home.