Southern Highlands

Southern Highlands is a 2,300-acre exclusive master planned community developed by Olympia Companies and is nestled in the southern foothills of the Las Vegas Valley. Developed between 2000 until present and once fully completed Southern Highlands will have 8,500 homes and 493 acres of non-residential private uses.

This community offers acres of parks, trails, and recreational amenities that intertwine with local businesses and excellent public and private schools. There are two shopping centers set within Southern Highlands; Southern Highlands Marketplace and Fire Station Plaza. As well as two medical centers, a private security department, an office plaza and a fire station. You will never have to leave this community with all the amenities it has to offer.

Southern Highlands is among the most affluent communities in the state of Nevada, with a median household income of $126,134 and an average household net worth of $779,866. Southern Highlands has over 350 custom luxury home sites.



Housing in Southern Highlands is divided between two very distinct residential areas; The Villages and The Estates. In the northern region of the community (the Villages) features family-based neighborhoods with moderately priced condos and single-family homes set upon tree-lined streets.


Whereas the southern region features a more upscale setting – the Southern Highlands Golf Club, also known as The Estates at Southern Highlands – which offers exceptional home design and construction featuring custom ½-acre to 5-acre lots by some of Southern Nevada’s top builders.

A majority of the homes for sale in The Estates are in guarded or guard gated communities, and are surrounded by the highly-acclaimed members only 18-hole championship Southern Highlands Golf Course.  Which is one of only 4 golf courses co-designed by the legendary Robert Trent Jones, Sr., and his son Robert Trent Jones, Jr.  

The Estates is the crown jewel of Southern Highlands and comprises of four luxury enclaves: Augusta Canyon, Castle Oaks, Eagles Landing and Olympia Ridge.


Augusta Canyon is a guard gated neighborhood located on one of the hillsides along the western ridges that surround the Southern Highlands Golf Club. This is a double gated community with custom estate lots that range in size from ¾ an acre to 1-acre.


Castle Oaks is an intimate neighborhood with only 14 one-half-acre single-story homesites.


Eagles Landing is nestled in the heart of the Southern Highlands Golf Course, this exclusive enclave features only 20 homesites, each one acre or larger.


Olympia Ridge has a collection of 31 exceptional single and two-story homes that range in size from 4,100 to over 6,000 sq. ft. and offers views of the Las Vegas Strip to the North.


Other guard-gated communities in Southern Highlands include The Bluffs, Foothills, Royal Highlands, and Tuscan Cliffs and are located just north of Southern Highlands Golf. 



The Bluffs features a small private community of luxury homes built by Blue Heron.


Foothills at Southern Highlands is a luxury guard gated neighborhood developed by Pacific Southwest Development. There are over 260 luxury homes that range in size from 2,500 to 6,000 sq. ft.


Royal Highlands is a guard-gated neighborhood and is one of the larger subdivisions in Southern Highlands built by American West, with nearly 700 homes.


Tuscan Cliffs neighborhood is near the center of Southern Highlands which features custom homes designed and built by Blue Heron and William Lyons Homes.



Southern Highlands features seven beautiful and spacious parks with a host of features. Amenities include covered play areas and structures, gazebos, water features and walking paths, tennis and basketball courts, and the gorgeous Paseo hiking and biking trail that weaves through the community. Two dog parks let the furriest members of your family join in the fun. Park hours are from 6:00am to 11:00pm from May-September and 6:00am to 6:00pm from October-April.

Harry B. Johnson Rose Park (Rose Park) – 5330 Somerset Hills Ave.

Rose Park is nearly a 2-acre park that features a rose garden, splash pad (operational May-September), covered play structure, gazebos with barbeques, open green space, water fountains, community restrooms, and a parking lot.

Goett Family Park – 10950 Southern Highlands Parkway

The Goett Family Park is a 3.78-acre park that features a full-sized basketball court with 6 hoops, covered play structure, gazebo with sitting area, open green space, water fountains, Jaynes Family Water/Splash Park (operational May-September), community restrooms and a parking lot.

Inzalaco Park – 5801 Shinnecock Hills

Inzalaco Park is a 4.38-acre park that features a covered play structure, swing set, gazebo with sitting area, walking paths, open grass space, water fountains, community restrooms and a parking lot.

Jimmy Pettyjohn Jr. Park – 11322 Southern Highlands Parkway

Jimmy Pettyjohn Jr. Park is a fully gated 1-acre park that features a covered play structure, a swing set, gazebo with sitting area, open green space, water fountains and community restrooms.

Olympia Sports Park – 4885 Starr Hills Ave.

Olympia Sports Park features lighted soccer fields, lighted full-sized basketball court with 6 hoops, playground structures, workout stations, water play area (operational May-September), a hilltop hiking trail, shaded family picnic areas, community restrooms and a parking lot.

Somerset Hills Park – 10717 Valencia Hills St.

Somerset Hills Park is a 6.33-acre park that features a Water Spray Park (operational May-September), 2 lighted tennis courts, gazebos with barbeques, covered play structure, swing set, open green space, walking path, community restrooms and on-street parking.

Stonewater Park – 11501 Goett Golf Dr.

Stonewater Park is a 7-acre park that is fully gated that features a large grass amphitheater area.


Cactus Jones Dog Park

Cactus Jones Dog Park is located at the SE corner of W. Cactus Ave. and S. Jones Blvd. This dog park features a gazebo, medium and large dog areas enclosed by a gate, small dog area also enclosed by a gate, benches, water fountain, pooper scoopers and pet waste station.


Fire Station Dog Park

Fire Station Dog Park is located W. Star Ave., just east of Valley View and is a .36-actre dog park that features large grass area enclosed by a gate, benches, water fountain, pooper scoopers and pet waste station.


Living in Southern Highlands means one of the nation’s top private golf courses is just steps from your house. Co-designed by the late legendary golf architect Robert Trent Jones Sr. and his son Robert Trent Jones Jr., the Southern Highlands Golf Course takes advantage of the surrounding mountain terrain to set up exciting shots on finely manicured fairways with picturesque water features. This 18-hole championship par 72 course covers 230-acres with its impressive length of 7,510 yards.


The Southern Highlands 13,000 sq. ft. clubhouse offers an elegant atmosphere for members and guests. Inside the clubhouse is a private spa and members of the spa also have access to its 4,000-square-foot fitness center and classes, 25-meter lap pool, outdoor pool with private cabanas, a children’s pool, oversized Jacuzzi, children’s play area, lighted tennis courts and basketball courts.

Southern Highlands real estate is found in the Zip code 89141.

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