That’s why we’ve pulled together the best beach houses from around the world. Sand, surf and unbeatable views—who doesn’t want to come home to that?
Priced from 19 million to 45 million, these beach homes offer the very best for your money: sunset vistas, whale watching, year-round water skiing, and equally stunning interiors. The Villa Volpi in Rome evokes ancient Greek architecture with majestic columns and natural terrains of a national park overlooking the Mediterranean coastline. Centered in Oneloa Bay, Hale Ali’I in Maui is a classy Hawaii haven where whales can be spotted from impressive lanais. Be surrounded by the ocean at a glass-walled abode in palm-tree lined Laguna Beach, where every room has an ocean view.
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