Check out the latest in luxury oceanfront real estate and resorts.
We’ve rounded up five of the hottest new residences and resort communities opening this year. Keep reading to discover a traditional Cycladic residence in Greece, a Caribbean escape with private plunge pools, and more.
Solemar, Pompano Beach, Florida
Designed by architecture firm Arquitectonica, Solemar is an on-the-sand property in Pompano Beach, Florida, designed to mirror the ocean with a crystalline, wave-inspired façade. The 20-story tower includes spa treatment rooms, a wine salon, a theater room, and various pool decks. Interiors are curated by design firm Meyer Davis, featuring luxurious textures and soft colors that embody relaxed sophistication. All 105 homes are wired with DARWIN, a wellness-forward technology that monitors and regulates air, water, and light quality. Groundbreaking is expected for April 2021 and pricing starts at $1.5 million. solemarbeach.com
The Strand, Cooper Jack Bay, Turks and Caicos
The Strand, to debut on Cooper Jack Bay, Turks and Caicos, in late 2021, is a collection of 46 oceanfront residen-
ces ranging from $2.2 to $10 million. Developed by Fair Capital LLC and Brue Baukol Capital Partners, each of the 40 villas and residences and six custom homesites is perched above the water’s edge, with access to the bay below. The residences are designed in collaboration between RAD Architecture, Inc., Modus Operandi interior design, and KEITH landscape architecture. Amenities include beach and tennis club, fitness center with a yoga deck, and marina. thestrandtci.com
The Residences at Secret Bay, Portsmouth, Dominica
The Residences at Secret Bay recently completed its first phase of new Hillside Ti-Fèy Villas. Comprising 1,686-1,836 square feet of indoor- outdoor space and a 250-400 square-foot pool deck with private plunge pool, hammocks, and daybeds. The development will also have a mix of villas ranging from 1,356 and 5,182 square feet of indoor and outdoor living space. Forthcoming amenities include a saltwater infinity pool, beachfront bar and restaurant, and microbrewery. Pricing for The Residences at Secret Bay starts at $1.49 million for whole ownership or $208,000 per share for citizenship investors. secretbay.dm/caribbean-real-estate
Andaz Maui at Wailea Resort, Maui, Hawaii
Situated on Mokapu Beach, Andaz Maui at Wailea Resort, which features 301 guestrooms and suites, including 11 residential villas, will be unveiling 19 new villas in May 2021. A mix of two- and three-bedroom options, the format allows connecting villas, perfect for larger families and groups. Amenities include snorkling directly on the property, outrigger excursions with a local guide, a tropical spa with a unique apothecary experience, and complimentary classes that teach guests about the authentic Maui culture. andazmaui.com
Kalesma, Mykonos, Greece
Set to open at the end of April in Mykonos, Kalesma is home to 25 suites and two villas spread across five acres overlooking Ornos Bay. The property is designed by K-Studio, with interiors by Greek designer Vangelis Bonios—Studio Bonarchi. The lobby features furniture by Rick Owens, making Kalesma the only hotel in the world to have pieces by the designer. Local materials and artisans have played an essential role in the identity of the resort, with wood, marble, stone, and osier giving a contemporary look to traditional Cycladic style. Suites will offer lookouts from private patios, as well as a personal heated pool. Additional amenities will include 24/7 butler service and gym.