From the Bahamas to the Côte d’Azur and from California to Florida, the dream settings of these 10 recently listed properties from the Coldwell Banker Global Luxury program make them worth buying alone, but their five-star amenities – and in most cases – waterfront settings take them to the edge of property perfection.
46 Deep Sea
Newport Coast, CA.
Meticulously designed and constructed for a lifestyle of luxurious comfort, this six-bedroom, front-row Crystal Cove estate is the very definition of seamless indoor-outdoor living. The residence features unobstructed ocean and island views, a 78-foot triangular infinity pool, vanishing walls of glass, and rooms of majestic style and craftsmanship. Highlighted by manicured tropical foliage and efficient, ultra-smart home state-of-the-art technology, additional features include an elevator, a garage with four charging stations and an abundance of lavish resort-style amenities.
Listed by Garrett Weston of Coldwell Banker Realty in Newport Beach
Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur, France
A villa of exceptional luxury with breathtaking panoramic views of the Mediterranean from every room, this eight-bedroom contemporary estate is designed for sophisticated living and entertaining on the French Riviera. Features include gorgeous view terraces, indoor and outdoor swimming pools, beautiful grounds and gardens, plus a funicular and three lifts. Along with state-of-the-art home automation and security, the air-conditioned home includes a fully equipped gym, massage room, Jacuzzi, steam room and sauna.
Listed by Alexis Regnault of Coldwell Banker Standing Realty in Nice
55 Beverly Park Way
Beverly Hills, CA.
Sophisticated vision, curated finishes, and up-to-the-minute amenities add up to an opulent French chateau-style compound in a picturesque setting of formal gardens with pools, fountains, tennis court, guest house and unrivaled opportunities for sublime living and expansive entertaining. On approximately 2.89 acres within guard-gated Beverly Park, the Bob Ray Offenhauser design includes a seven-bedroom main house and a two-bedroom guest house. Special features include a gold-leafed domed foyer, a formal dining room seating 20, a loggia with an outdoor fireplace, an 1,800-bottle wine cellar, a theater, gym, library, outdoor kitchen and elevator.
Listed by Jade Mills of Coldwell Banker Realty in Beverly Hills
4689 Via Roblada
Hope Ranch, CA.
A garden estate of exceptional grace and beauty, this two-story, five-bedroom Hope Ranch estate blends old-world distinction and craftsmanship with the layout and amenities that suit a contemporary lifestyle. A light-filled grand foyer with double-height ceiling and a sculptural curved staircase sets the tone for a home of particular comfort, with spacious rooms, superb design and lovely garden terraces for entertaining and relaxation. Additional features include pool, pond, greenhouse and primary suite with a private balcony and stunning mountain views.
Listed by Randall Solakian of Coldwell Banker Realty in Montecito
365 Arvida Parkway
Coral Gables, FL.
A study in symmetry and grace, this stunning Gables Estates residence blends formal elegance with exceptional comfort. With 180 feet of waterfront and direct access to Biscayne Bay, the eight-bedroom, open-plan home and resort-style grounds are ideal for both casual family living and grand-scale entertaining. Along with a large infinity-edge pool, the home features a cabana, covered terraces, a summer kitchen and a private dock.
2511 Lake Avenue
Miami Beach, FL.
A enviable combination of idyllic location and celebrity design, this Sunset Island II residence is one of South Florida’s most sought-after estates. Architect Walter Chatham and interior designer Julie Hillman transformed this Spanish-style residence into an oasis of remarkable beauty and comfort. With 163 feet of waterfront, the gorgeously landscaped property has a private dock, guest house, pool, half basketball court and ample room for outdoor dining and entertaining, plus a dream kitchen and a lavish primary suite with a Zaha Hadid-designed principal bathroom.
310 E Alexander Palm Road
Boca Raton, FL.
A study in symmetry and elegance, this six-bedroom SRD Signature Estate commands 100 feet of deep-water frontage on the Royal Palm Waterway with unobstructed views of Capone island. Sensational details include European white oak floors, dual-island chef’s kitchen, a huge poolside covered loggia and summer kitchen for outdoor living, dining and entertaining, a club room with billiards and tempered wine storage, smart-home technology and serene décor by P & H Interiors.
Listed by Jonathan Postma of Coldwell Banker Realty in Boca Raton
682 17th Ave S
Custom-built by Oakley Home Builders and furnished by Clive Daniel, this brand-new, five-bedroom architectural estate has direct Gulf access, two stories of contemporary elegance and expansive outdoor living spaces. Designed for generous entertaining, the home features a waterfront pool and spa, a summer kitchen, firepit, and room for outdoor lounging, dining and gatherings. For the car collector, options for lifts turn the three-car garage into parking for six. Smart-home automation, an elevator, top-of-the-line equipment and a wonderful open floor plan create an refined atmosphere of harmony and comfort.
541 Stassi Lane
Santa Monica, CA.
A Southern California masterwork, this exceptional Modernist residence was designed by the iconic Ray Kappe, FAIA. Walls of glass enclose serene spaces that open seamlessly to upper and lower decks, pool and spectacular views of Santa Monica Canyon and the ocean. Meticulously updated with top-quality appliances and home automation, the residence features a screening room, sport court, floor-to-ceiling wine display and five bedrooms, including a romantic ocean-view primary suite and a lower-level bedroom/office.
Listed by Todd Baker of Coldwell Banker Realty in Los Angeles
Harbour Island Beach Front Home
Triana Shores, Harbour Island, Bahamas
A sensational waterfront residence, this all en-suite nine-bedroom Harbour Island estate overlooks the turquoise Atlantic from 140 feet of frontage on Pink Sands Beach. Along with an expansive, open-plan living and dining area, wonderfully outfitted chef’s kitchen and wet bar, amenities include a gym, sauna and steam room, theater, wine storage room, pool, Jacuzzi and grand outdoor space for lounging, dining and entertaining. The majestic ocean-view primary suite occupies the entire top floor and is complete with an office and private balcony.
Listed by Mike Lightbourn of Coldwell Banker Lightbourn Realty in Nassau