Situated in one of the most prestigious areas in all of Laguna Woods, this detached, no common walls home in Gate 11 is a rare find; highly upgraded single-story, beautifully landscaped on a quiet cul-de-sac street. Private front gate has a dramatic entry into one of the most-desired floor plans, the "Villa Paraisa" which seldom comes to market. This 3-bedroom, 2-bath, 2.5 car garage has 1,785 square feet of home boasting an abundance of natural light, gorgeous chandeliers and encompasses an easy-flowing, cleverly-designed space. Kitchen upgraded with stone countertops, high-quality glazed cabinetry, an entertainer's pass through and dedicated office space. Dining room, fireplace and spacious living room are adjacent to an elegant built-in bar for lovely entertaining inside; easily gather outside to a private large covered patio running the width of the home backing up to open wilderness with peaceful sunset views. The serene master ensuite with generous closet space is in its own wing, the inside laundry room generously proportioned. Attached finished garage has direct home access, extra storage space with sectioned-off room providing an extra layer of safety and security. This unique 55+ community has 7 clubhouses, 2 golf courses, 5 pools, 2 fitness centers, equestrian center, 10 tennis courts, 4 pickle ball courts, driving range, library, 2 garden centers, transportation system, and more. HOA dues include trash, water, landscaping, guard gate and security patrol.