Gavilán 55+ living

Currently, all Gavilán® 55+ neighborhoods are sold out, but Rancho Mission Viejo will be offering more opportunities in the future. The Gavilán 55+ lifestyle throughout the Village of Esencia provides a community where Gavilán residents can stay connected to every generation, while enjoying exclusive access to the best The Ranch has to offer. Residents of Gavilán neighborhoods experience exclusive resort-style amenities, events and activities designed for those with a sense of fun and style.

  • 5 private Gavilán® Amenities throughout The Ranch
  • A calendar of exclusive Gavilán® RanchLife events
  • Over 50 resident-led Gavilán clubs
  • Easy access to regional destinations

55+ Amenities

Exclusive 55+ amenities throughout the Village of Esencia provide the perfect balance of entertainment and privacy, but Gavilán® residents are also free to use any all-ages amenity they choose. And to top it off, Esencia residents can enjoy amenities at the Village of Sendero, The Ranch's first residential village.

The Life
Resident-Led Clubs

With nearly 50 unique resident-led clubs, including over 40 exclusively for Gavilán® 55+ neighbors, there's always something new to try on The Ranch.

Resident Programs

Rancho Mission Viejo has partnered with local organizations for on-site exploration. Test out a seminar or fitness class that you've always wanted to try.


Join the fun happening right in your neighborhood, with exclusive Gavilán® events taking place throughout the week.

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Visitor Center

The Rancho Mission Viejo Visitor Center is now permanently closed to the public. Please refer to the Neighborhoods section of our website for all current information on remaining new homes and to contact our neighborhood builders directly for appointments.

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