A Look into the Most Luxurious Las Vegas Neighborhoods

A Look into the Most Luxurious Las Vegas Neighborhoods

  • Lisa Quam
  • 11/12/22

Las Vegas real estate is well known for its prestige, luxury, and world-class elegance. It is home to many celebrities, athletes, and people of affluence. Throughout Las Vegas and the equally respectable city of Henderson, Nevada, numerous communities of sophisticated and charming neighborhoods offer superior and excellent amenities, classy and modern architecture, and inspiringly enchanting views. These are some of the best, highest quality, luxurious neighborhoods in Las Vegas that you might want to consider. If you are interested in buying luxury Las Vegas real estate, contact realtor Lisa Quam to learn how to get started today.


Summerlin is one of the highest-rated luxury communities in the nation. Summerlin was selected as the third highest ranking master-planned community across the country for four consecutive years. Across 22,500 acres, Summerlin is a massive and affluent community of more than 100,000 residents who live in one of 26 Summerlin villages, each with its own distinct ambiance. This community is home to a thriving and walkable downtown area, complete with shops, restaurants, and various other event venues exclusively for residents of Summerlin.  Residents get easy access to beautiful and mystical Red Rock Canyon, with gorgeous golf courses, water, and mountain views at every turn. With so much to do, from trail walks to shopping, Summerlin real estate is extremely desired and perfect for growing families.

The Ridges

Located in Summerlin, the Ridges is one of many beautiful villages with twelve single- and multi-family homes. Voted as one of the ten most stunning gated communities in the country, the Ridges is seen as the ultimate paradise where you can build your custom and one-of-a-kind home. The greatest number of custom Summerlin real estate homes are found in the Ridges, and currently, custom builds are at $12 million. This is truly a beautifully designed neighborhood with easy access to Red Rock Canyon and an 18-hole Jack Nicklaus golf course in the middle of a desert paradise.

The Summit Club

Located between Red Rock Canyon and the infamous Las Vegas Strip is the young but vibrant 555-acre neighborhood called The Summit Club. As a Discovery Land Company Community, the Summit Club has been selling homesites since 2015, and it is the only community to offer a private lifestyle club in the Las Vegas area. As a guard gated community, it provides an exclusive country club, and Tom Fazio designed 18-hole golf course for residents. The residents live in a desert bungalow or a club villa home with outdoor views of the majestic surrounding landscape.

Tournament Hills

A staple of Summerlin real estate, Tournament Hills is considered to be one of the most esteemed neighborhoods in Las Vegas. Located in The Hills South Village of the Summerlins, it provides astonishingly beautiful views of Spring Mountain and the Las Vegas Strip. The upscale homes in the Tournament Hills can range from anywhere between 4,000 and 10,000 square feet, with multiple car garages and numerous bedrooms so that you have an abundance of space to pursue your hobbies. As a resident of the Tournament Hills, you get exclusive access to the Tournament Players Club (TPC), where elite golfer Tiger Woods held his first PGA tour win. Tournament Hills is thus known as the place for world-class golf.

Spanish Trail

The Spanish Trail is one of the first guard-gated communities, and many of its homes date back to the 1980s. Today, the Spanish Trail is a luxurious and private community for approximately 1,200 families who live in estate and semi-custom luxury homes. The homes in the Spanish Trail surround a 27-hole championship golf course. With plenty of trees and lush greenery, it offers privacy and elegance. It is conveniently located about 15 minutes from the Las Vegas Airport, Las Vegas Strip, and the various amenities found in Summerlin.

Southern Highlands

The Southern Highlands offers a quintessential small-town feel with high-quality schools, tree-lined streets, trails, and various parks. It has a supportive and nurturing community, hosting several festivals throughout the year and offering abundant shopping and dining opportunities. It is centered around the infamous Southern Highlands Golf Club. It was even named as one of the best master-planned communities in Las Vegas, offering a masterfully designed golf course by Robert Trent Jones Sr and Jr. The Southern Highlands offers a peaceful and luxurious place perfect for families with kids.

MacDonald Highlands

Often praised as one of the top luxury homes for sale in Henderson, Nevada, MacDonald Highlands is on a desert hillside and nestled near the McCullough Mountains. It offers luxurious and upscale living with homes using Frank Lloyd Wright architecture that fits seamlessly with the surrounding landscape. It offers custom-designed homes with impressive views of the Las Vegas skyline and the Las Vegas Strip. There are many amenities, including the 18-hole golf course and the DragonRidge Country Club. It provides the perfect upscale and luxurious living.

Anthem Country Club

Originally built in 1999, the Anthem Country Club offers considerable privacy. This guard-gated neighborhood features resort-style homes for sale in Henderson, Nevada. Because it is located at the base of the Black Mountains, there are exquisite views of the mountain and city. It has an overall peaceful ambiance, featuring an 18-hole championship golf course designed by legendary Hale Irwin and golf architect Keith Foster. It also has a clubhouse, fitness center, and tennis court. A beautiful waterfall can be seen at the entrance to the community. With world-class golf and a friendly community, the Anthem Country Club will continue to rise in popularity.

Ready to move into luxury Las Vegas real estate?

These breathtakingly enchanting Las Vegas neighborhoods offer the best that luxury living in Nevada is all about. With excellent scenic views of the mountain and water, the Las Vegas Strip, and other excellent amenities, these communities are great places to grow as a professional and raise a family. If you are interested in Las Vegas real estate homes, then contact real estate agent Lisa Quam today. We can find your dream home for sale in Henderson or Summerlin.

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