Michael T. Berger, MBA
Dream A Little Dream: Tranquil Beachfront Homes...
Who doesn't dream about a seaside getaway? We all do from time to time and here are a few properties that we consider globally, to be the best of the best...
Sun, sand and surf await at the world’s most sought-after beaches. With incomparable views and the soothing tranquility of crashing waves, a beachfront property offers unmatched relaxation for both the mind and body. Gain unrivaled access to these extraordinary properties through our global network of real estate professionals and discover your next home.
Laying just offshore of North Eleuthera, in the northwestern harbour, this private island & cays are uniquely set between the edges of the white sand flats to the west and the aquamarine shallows of Harbour Island harbour to the east. The perfect location, just on Harbour Island’s doorstep.
Crown Pigeon Island offers 11 acres of lush native foliage, a small broadleaf coppice, native hardwoods and coastal vegetation, orchids and kitchen vegetable gardens – intertwined between the walking and cart paths that meander around the island. The island has 3 natural beaches on its north, south and west sides respectively. The north beach offers an existing beach club/bar/BBQ facility ideal for water sports and swimming in the gin clear water and powder white sands. The famed Bonefish flats are easy walking distance to the west.
PRICE - $44,495,000 USD
BEDROOMS - 15
BATHROOMS - 15 Full & 5 Partial
INTERIOR - 12,000 Sq Ft.
EXTERIOR - 11 Acre(s)
San Diego, California, 92118 United States
Crown Manor, Coronado’s most iconic estate, can now be yours. Frequented by U.S. Presidents, global dignitaries and celebrities alike, the illustrious showplace faces the Pacific and offers grand views from Point Loma across the sand and crystal clear waters to Mexico. Boasting a gabled, red brick exterior, and surrounded by a fortified, gated garden, the enchanting home is filled with elegance and a deep, storied history.
Just one peek of the majestic Manor produces a breathless sense of awe and wonder. Polished marbled floors and bejeweled chandeliers set the stage for interior spaces rich with stunning design that offer livability and a timeless sense of serenity. Interior spaces include everything you need-- from a formal living room, dining room (for more than 20 guests), ballroom, game room, eat-in breakfast area, gourmet kitchen, butlers’ kitchen, and chef’s kitchen to a master retreat with stunning ocean views, beauty salon, fitness room, sauna, and staff quarters – all you can imagine. Then step outside to enjoy a saltwater pool, fountains, and wonderful outdoor lounging spaces.
PRICE - $40,000,000
BEDROOMS - 12
BATHROOMS - 7 Full & 9 Partial
INTERIOR - 23,957 Sq Ft.
EXTERIOR - 0.61 Acre(s)
Cannes, Provence-Alpes-Cote D'Azur, 06400 France
Villa "La Favorite" - an exclusive majestic Belle-Époque residence enjoying privacy, high-end services and amenities, elegant design and breathtaking views over the sea from its rooftop terrace. Nestled in the heart of the prestigious area of " La Californie" in Cannes, this luxurious property offers a total living area of about 1000 sq.m within a landscaped garden of more than 3100 sq.m with terraces, summer kitchen, outdoor lounge, BBQ area, a pool and a fountain. Entirely renovated to the highest standards, La Favorite has nevertheless retained its original splendor, and the lines that mark its construction in 1880 have of course been preserved, perfectly combining the authenticity of the Belle-Époque with a Contemporary design, in perfect harmony and elegance.
The property consists of 3 buildings: The main mansion offers a splendid entrance hall with a partially glazed ceiling, a spacious living and dining room with marble floor, a lounge, 5 bedrooms with en suite bathrooms, a study room, a large fully fitted kitchen equipped with high-quality appliances and a wine cellar. The villa also offers an extraordinary rooftop terrace boasting magnificent views over the bay and enjoying sunshine all-day-long. The guesthouse consists of a living room, 2 en suite bedrooms and a kitchen. The 3rd house offers could be assigned to the caretaker, with a living room, 1 bedroom and 1 shower room. The property can park up to 5 cars. Located in a sought-after area of Cannes, La Californie, this is truly an outstanding Belle-Époque property, real haven of peace a few minutes from La Croisette, luxury boutiques and Gourmet restaurants.
PRICE - $19,387,755
BEDROOMS - 7
BATHROOMS - 7 Full & 9 Partial
INTERIOR - 10,365 Sq Ft.
EXTERIOR - 0.77 Acre(s)
Elounda, Daedalus Elounda, Crete, 72053 Greece
Open the door to Daedalus and feel instantly at home. A warm and inviting ambiance welcomes you into a superior combination of timeless, elegant luxury.
On a private estate, sweeping vistas of glorious sea views and distant mountains show the authentic beauty of Crete. A sun deck leads down straight into the sea and you can spend hours down here, under the shade, in and out of the water at leisure.
There is a deep connection to our home and our well-being. Our connection to nature matters too. Here you will find both.
Wonderfully presented in a beautiful location Daedalus will charm from the very first moment you step inside. From the quality of the construction to the striking architecture and creamy stone facade, this is a home with great visual appeal. You feel as if you never want to leave.
Although luxury is the key word when describing this villa it is also very much a family home with comfort and grace at its very core. Elements such as terracotta tiling, wooden flooring and panelled doors and windows create a wonderful canvas for the graceful decor and furnishings, that all add to the beautiful ambience that runs throughout this entire 8 bedroom home. Filled with art, it has a games room and a library with a grand piano. It is a home that evokes a deep sense of contentment.
The living room looks out over beautiful sea views and has an original six hundred year old fireplace creating a superb focal point. Each of the six bedrooms in the main house has an en suite bathroom and private balcony or terrace.
Days can be spent relaxing by the pool, or enjoying the grounds, which are quite simply, stunning. Although clearly well considered and landscaped, there is also spontaneity as if mother nature dropped by, leaving behind gifts of fragrance and color here and there. As you explore the grounds you discover private spots, surrounded by the beauty of the sea. Somewhere to take your book and slip away for an hour, hidden from the world for a while.
PRICE - $12,755,102
BEDROOMS - 8
BATHROOMS - 8 Full
INTERIOR - 12,001 Sq Ft.
EXTERIOR - 6.18 Acre(s)
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