Posted on 19 Aug
There’s nothing like a relaxing escape from reality to refresh the mind, body and soul. These spectacular residences offer the perfect escape in the privacy and comfort of home, from Beverly Hills to Turks & Caicos, Paradise Valley to Los Cabos.
This contemporary desert estate is situated on 2.17 hillside acres, amidst sweeping views of the valley, city lights and Camelback Mountain. Represented by Marilyn Cavanaugh and Jim Cavanaugh, the four-bedroom home features endless amenities for relaxation, including the stunning master suite, which is like a spa unto itself, with a fireplace, view terrace, soaking tub and TV set in the custom-lit mirror. Owners can also relax outdoors on the terrace, complete with built-in heaters and a misting system, or unwind in the heated spa, infinity-edged swimming pool, sundeck or fire pit lounge.
The European-style villa in the Beverly Hills Flats sets a tranquil scene, featuring lush Balinese gardens, swaying bamboo, magnolia, ash and olive trees. Represented by Mauricio Umansky and Ben Belack, the home boasts an unforgettable master suite, adorned with a Deco-style fireplace, sitting room, two terraces and a spa-style bath with a freestanding jetted tub and onyx and bronze glass inlay. Outside find a lush, ultra-private backyard with Italian mosaic-tiled pool and spa and built-in firepit lounge—the ultimate setting for relaxing in the comfort of home.
As if enjoying the sweeping Sea of Cortez views wasn’t relaxing enough, this beachfront villa offers extraordinary amenities for unwinding in the Los Cabos sunshine. Situated on two private acres beside the One&Only Palmilla hotel, the nine-bedroom retreat features a free-form, infinity-edged pool, two heated spas, a swim-up bar and beachside fire pit. Represented by Janet Jensen, Jessica Moreira, Lew Gallo and Jonathan Ruiz, the estate also boasts a tennis court, 262 feet of ocean frontage and private access to the pristine beach for mind-clearing walks along the sea.
This contemporary Hermosa Beach estate captures panoramic ocean views from Palos Verdes to Malibu. Represented by Courtney Lingle, the four-bedroom home boasts a green, rooftop terrace, ideal for lounging in the sun, alfresco dining and mediation in the fresh coastal air. A second patio off the front of the home is a Zen-inspired escape, featuring bamboo, a fire pit and exquisite landscape lighting.
Encompassing three newly transformed villas, this 16-bedroom compound offers the privacy of a villa, plus the amenities of an upscale resort. Private steps descend to the white sands of the picturesque Long Bay Beach, while villas boast private pools, heated spas and ensuite baths, including Caribbean spa-like, indoor-outdoor showers. Represented by Ian Hurdle, Sean O’Neill and Katherine Baryluk, the villas also share a gym, clubhouse and covered dining area.
One of the finest coastal retreats in Los Angeles, this Pacific Palisades estate is a true sanctuary for nature and relaxation. Practice yoga on the expansive green lawn, overlooking the 180-degree whitewater views, then take a therapeutic dip in the gorgeous heated spa. Represented by Lindsay Guttman and Alexandria Brunkhorst, this four-bedroom estate is located on a private site at the end of a small street, where views stretch from the Queen’s Necklace and Santa Monica Pier to Point Dume.