4 Luxe Waterfront Homes
by catherine park
After taking a peek at these luxurious properties, summer getaways may turn into permanent mailing addresses. For those looking for some extra space or a moment away from the bustling city life, these top-notch homes are simply perfect.
Penthouse at the W Hotel and Residences
This magnificent three-bedroom waterfront condo at the W Hotel and Residences offers breathtaking views of the Atlantic Ocean, South Beach, and the city. Residents can also enjoy the penthouse’s private rooftop plunge pool and terrace. $16,900,000. 2201 Collins Ave.; sothebysrealty.com
Venetian Way Penthouse
This corner penthouse blends outstanding views of Miami Beach and Biscayne Bay with a serene, minimalist aesthetic. Complete with three bedrooms and incredibly high ceilings, the property embodies the elements of understated luxury. $10,7000,000. 10 Venetian Way; worldwideproperties.com
Il Villaggio, Unit 1603/04
As the only oceanfront luxury property on the east side of northern Ocean Drive, the exclusive Il Villaggio is close to the heart of South Beach. The four-bedroom condo at this private community boasts a private elevator, limestone floors, and gushing views of the surrounding landscape. $6,600,000. 1455 Ocean Dr.; inesflax.com
1500 Ocean Drive, Unit 1201
Constructed by renowned architect Michael Graves, the building features luxury spaces with unobstructed ocean views and spacious rooms. Comprised of over 2,300 square feet, including three bedrooms and 3.5 bathrooms, this home conveys modern elegance with practicality. $3,800,000. 1500 Ocean Dr.; inesflax.com
Cover shoot: Behind the scenes with Pitbull for the October 2014 issue of Ocean Drive magazine.