Posted on 5 Jan
It’s the beginning of a new year, when spirits are high and fitness resolutions are in full swing. From swimming pools and tennis courts to sprawling equestrian properties and beachfront yoga palapas, you’ll have no trouble sticking to your guns with the fitness-centric amenities at these five exceptional listings.
Boasting nearly 4,000 square feet of indoor-outdoor living space, this three-bedroom residence, represented by John Herkenrath, is one of only 23 homes on Caimancito Beach, located on the stunning shores of the Sea of Cortez. Built to extraordinary architectural and design standards, the residence includes a plethora of fitness amenities, both indoor and out, including beachfront yoga palapas, a fully-equipped gym, massive pool, and plenty of deep sea adventures—including swimming, snorkeling and paddleboarding—just a stone’s throw from the front door. With views this breathtaking, even your morning fitness routine will feel like a slice of paradise.
Combining the ultimate luxury living with incredible European-standard horse facilities, this singular home, represented by Christopher Dyson, is the ultimate urban equestrian property. One of the few residences in the area with a private riding arena, the home is adjacent to more than 50 miles of horse trails in Griffith Park. It features five large horse stalls fully equipped with a turnout, automatic watering, industrial grade fans and app-controllable, closed-circuit TVs. The impeccably remodeled main house showcases a seamless indoor-outdoor flow with three bedrooms and two full baths, along with a fully detached guest house and separate maid’s quarters. A resort-style pool, complete with a floating wooden deck and sunken lounge, is the perfect place to cool off after a long trail ride.
Showcasing panoramic views of the Coachella Valley, this gated, 11,000-square-foot estate is situated on more than 18.5 acres in the mountains above Palm Springs. Represented by Michelle Schwartz and Eric Lavey and built by a member of the Gucci family, the compound offers absolute privacy and solitude with a design that blends seamlessly with the natural desert landscape. Grand-scale living spaces flow to open, expansive patios, while a championship-sized tennis court surrounded by stunning mountain vistas is perfect for some friendly, inter-family rivalry—and effortless exercise!— between laps in the resort-style pool.
Located in the heart of Downtown Scottsdale moments from the city’s best shopping, dining and culture, this collection of luxury residences, represented by Jack Luciano and Raul Siqueiros, features expansive, open layouts, upgraded finishes by Morgan Kofron Design, spacious balconies and stunning views of the East Valley. You’ll have no trouble sticking to that new exercise routine with Envy’s private, 4,000-square-foot fitness facility, designed by renowned Scottsdale trainer Lucas James, featuring a TRX station, yoga studio, and private, on-site training sessions. After a tough workout, reward yourself with a little time in the zen garden or dip in the pool and spa.
24002 LONG VALLEY ROAD | HIDDEN HILLS
Stunningly reimagined from the ground up, this exceptional home, represented by Craig Knizek and Mauricio Umansky, is tucked behind the coveted guarded gates at Hidden Hills and set amidst one-and-a-half acres. Sprawling lawns studded with mature shade trees are reminiscent of a storybook retreat, while a swimming pool, full-sized basketball court and four-stall barn adjacent to miles upon miles of picturesque equestrian trails provide plenty of options for keeping that resolution alive while enjoying the neighborhood’s immense scenic beauty.