A secluded beach house makes for the perfect vacation getaway, but why not make one your forever home? With gorgeous beachfront property and access to private waters, here are six wondrous waterfront estates.

1 of 6 | A Gorgeous Getaway in Manalapan

1 of 6 | A Gorgeous Getaway in Manalapan


This immaculate 15-acre ocean-to-lake estate offers 1,200+/- feet of dune-lined beach on the Atlantic, plus 1,300+/- feet of frontage on Lake Worth, making it one of the most beautiful and prestigious properties you can find in South Florida. Beyond its gorgeous views, you can enjoy pathways that lead to both the beach of the ocean and the dock of the lake for boating, water sports and pure relaxation. Other outdoor amenities on site include a swimming pool, PGA standard golf area, regulation tennis court, half basketball court, fitness center and spa. Among the family compound, enjoy a 12-bedroom main residence, two four-bedroom beachside cottages, the seven-bedroom Mango house and a four-studio guest or staff house. The property is comprised of 30 bedrooms, multiple formal and informal living and dining areas, a media room, libraries, offices, terraces and a wine cellar.

$165,000,000 | Manalapan, FL 33462 | View Listing

2 of 6 | A Secluded Sanctuary in Southampton

2 of 6 | A Secluded Sanctuary in Southampton


Reigning as one of the Hamptons' finest oceanfront estates, this property is a must-see. Designed by Eric Woodward, this 8,225 +/- square foot dwelling offers eight bedrooms, seven bathrooms, two powder rooms, multiple communal living spaces, a laundry facility, exquisite chef's kitchen with composite stone counters and stainless steel professional appliances and an office with its own fireplace. Retreat to the backyard where a patio and 20'x50' heated gunite pool provide seclusion, and an additional ocean-facing deck with two-covered sections offer year-round relaxation.

$55,000,000 | 382 Barons Lane Southampton, NY 11968 | View Listing

3 of 6 | A Padaro Beachfront in Carpinteria

3 of 6 | A Padaro Beachfront in Carpinteria


This 7,287 square-foot luxury Hamptons-style home designed by noted architect Robert Senn is simply breathtaking. Build on a knolltop with 105 feet of beachfront property, it's recognized as the best location on Padaro beach. The main home includes six en-suite bedrooms, six full bathrooms with Carerra marble, a master suite both downstairs and upstairs, a gourmet kitchen and a stunning living room with 30' glass doors that open electronically to gorgeous ocean views. Step outside to the expansive deck with access to the private beach, plus a guest suite with its own entry and security system for the ultimate taste of luxury.

$24,900,000 | 3271 Padaro Lane Carpinteria, CA 93013 | View Listing

4 of 6 | A Modern Masterpiece in Malibu

4 of 6 | A Modern Masterpiece in Malibu


Searching for a modern estate with its own private beach oasis? Look no further - this Malibu marvel is everything you need. This two-story, custom-designed home is quite the sight from the inside out. Step into the chef's kitchen with sleek automated glass-fronted cabinets and glass counters for a comforting meal, head to the open living space to relax inside or open the disappearing glass doors to dive into the sleek pool. The home also includes a master suite with a spa-level quality bathroom, automated shades and a private deck with outstanding ocean views. Additionally, you can accommodate guests with two en-suite bedrooms and keep your vehicles safe and sound in the spectacular two-car garage.

PRICE UPON REQUEST | 32802 Pacific Coast Highway Malibu, CA 90265 | View Listing

5 of 6 | An Outstanding Estate in Osterville

5 of 6 | An Outstanding Estate in Osterville


This classic Old World estate sits atop 4.15 gorgeous acres and offers private access to the waters and shores of Nantucket Sound and West Bay. The home includes three glorious floors of bedrooms, living spaces, six bathrooms and unsurpassed panoramic water views no matter where you're standing. Head outside to the classic beach cabana with an expansive deck that overlooks the white sand and rushing waters - a perfect summertime retreat. The property also includes a boat house, perfect for storing and launching your boats right from the beach. A private tennis court seals the deal, turning this true resort-style property into a dream come true.

$9,995,000 | 979 Sea View Avenue, Osterville, MA 02655 | View Listing

6 of 6 | A Contemporary Dwelling in Carmel

6 of 6 | A Contemporary Dwelling in Carmel


A contemporary dream nestled in the gated community of Otter Cove, this exquisite oceanfront can't be passed up. Step inside to the main level with an open living room, kitchen with an oceanfront patio and a comfortable den and guest suite. Retreat elsewhere to the master suite with a large bathroom, custom cabinets, walk-in closet and unmatched views of the white sands of the private cove. Head to the backyard to experience unparalleled serenity and luxury where you'll find an indoor swimming pool that overlooks the Pacific Ocean. It's a true dream home built to accommodate you when you need to relax, or when you're ready to host guests for outdoor and indoor entertainment.

$8,295,000 | 30500 Aurora Del Mar, Carmel, CA 93923 | View Listing

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