Talega Gallery Overview
Our gated community is a premier residences for adults 55 plus and is part of the master-planned Talega neighborhood. We are an active adult community with our own recreation center and a variety of social amenities tailored especially for our residents. The Gallery Club boasts a library, card room, billiard room and a fitness center. Just outside the Clubhouse are Bocce Courts, a Croquet Field, a Putting Course and a Swimming Pool / Spa.
Talega Gallery is located within 2 miles of downtown San Clemente, California. A leisurely 4-mile drive leads to the beaches at San Clemente. The scenic South Orange County Coast offers a variety of restaurants and eclectic shops and art galleries and is a short drive to amenities in Dana Point, Laguna Beach and Newport Beach. Residents can shop at the nearby Talega Shopping Center, the Downtown Shops in San Clemente and the newly added Outlets in San Clemente. Popular attractions in the area include the Casa Romantica Cultural Center and Gardens, Downtown Del Mar Street, The Historic San Clemente Pier, and our own Talega Golf Club. Orange County Airport is just a 30-minute drive away. Santa Ana, Anaheim and Costa Mesa are all within a 35-mile radius.
The 8,500 square-foot Gallery Club at Talega provides a refined, elegant atmosphere with a full on-site management staff and recreational assistants. The clubhouse includes a fully equipped kitchen, an outdoor cooking area and private patios with fountains. When it is time to stay fit or get in shape, residents have access to an on-site gym, a variety of exercise classes like water aerobics, zumba, aerobics, yoga, Tai Chi and line dancing. Other social areas include a ballroom, card room, billiards area, private clubhouse conference room, and library. Talega Gallery’s luxurious swimming pool and jacuzzi are popular gathering spots. The grounds include a 9-hole putting green, three bocce ball courts and a croquet course.
In addition to their private facilities, residents of Talega Gallery have access to the amenities within the master-planned Talega community. The Talega Swim and Athletic Club has a clubhouse with additional social areas and a business center. Outdoors there is a lap pool, children's wading pool, tennis court, and volleyball court. Two satellite swimming pools can be found throughout the community. Residents also have use of the 18-hole par-72 Fred Couples Signature circuit Talega public golf course – a challenge for golfers of all levels.
Residents of Talega Gallery enjoy an exclusive club lifestyle where the art of fine living is a welcome priority. Here, interests embrace an assortment of active socialization and hobbies in an enriched environment. Organized activities include a Monday night Poker group, Bunco, Mahjongg, Canasta, Mexican Train and Bridge. Other interest groups include knitting, book club and a monthly Happy Hour for all residents to enjoy. The Gallery Club at Talega also has a variety of special events exclusively for residents.
A coastal breeze keeps temperatures modest so all can enjoy the California sun and outdoor amenities of the community to their fullest.