Sweeping ocean views, the soothing sound of the waves, and easy access to sun and sand are just a few perks of having a home by the sea. These beach estates take the experience to a whole new level with incredible amenities designed for unforgettable all-season entertaining. From a home with a dance-ready, glass-covered pool in Pacific Palisades to a Caribbean estate with a private floating sun deck, read on for an up-close look inside seven homes made for exceptional oceanside entertaining on the market now. 

15000 Corona Del Mar


A unique glass pool cover, which turns the backyard’s swimming pool into a dance floor, complete with a disco light, sets the tone for this rare oceanfront property in the Huntington Palisades—one of West L.A.’s most coveted residential enclaves. This 6-bedroom, 6.5-bathroom home represented by Santiago Arana and Zac Mostame offers unobstructed views of the Pacific that stretch from Palos Verdes to Malibu, plus modern indoor elements like a theater, gym and chef’s kitchen and ample outdoor entertaining spaces, including a poolside lounge area with spa, lush lawn and fire pit.

15000 Corona Del Mar in Pacific Palisades, CA; photo by Ryan Lahiff

2724 Ocean Boulevard 


Known as the “Island House,” this grand 7-bedroom, 10-bathroom, 7,168-square-foot estate is designed for high-level entertaining. Represented by Mauricio Umansky, Michael Caruso, Phillip Caruso and Roxy Gonzalez, the one-of-a-kind retreat encompasses three homesites and offers far-reaching views of Newport Harbor, the Balboa Peninsula, Catalina Island and Palos Verdes from nearly every room. Outside, find a custom three-hole putting green and several spacious open-air living areas including a covered patio with a dual-sided wood-burning fireplace that connects to a raised backyard and pool terrace with lounges, a heated spa, an open-air shower and a gourmet barbecue kitchen and bar with countertop seating for 10. All told, the estate’s ocean-view outdoor area can host up to 100 guests. Back inside, a 15-seat home theater with a 120-inch screen provides the ideal setting for movie nights and a 650-bottle wine room is the perfect place for a private tasting party.

2724 Ocean Boulevard in Corona Del Mar; photo by Brandon Beechler Photography

5105 Turtle Tail Drive


An immaculately crafted Caribbean-chic villa, this open concept 4-bedroom, 4.5-bathroom residence spans 8,260 square feet and features countless resort-caliber amenities, including a private staircase that leads down to your very own floating paradise—an incredible above-water sun deck, made for daylong sunning sessions with friends or evening star-gazing. Represented by Brendan O’Neill, Sean O’Neill and Ian Hurdle, floor-to-ceiling windows frame unfettered views of the Caicos Banks and lead out to an infinity-edge pool, sunken fire pit and lounge, which overlooks the ocean. Set within an exclusive private community, this home accesses all facilities at the Wymara Turks + Caicos Hotel on Grace Bay, including an on-site gym and private catering team, making hosting top-tier gatherings a breeze. 

5105 Turtle Tail Drive in Providenciales, Turks & Caicos; photo by Provo Pictures

7377 Birdview Avenue 


Wrapped in walls of windows and boasting thoughtfully amenitized indoor-outdoor living spaces, this gated home in Malibu’s ultra-private Point Dume enclave is suited for gatherings of all sizes. Represented by Mauricio Umansky, Farrah Brittany, Cooper Mount, and Sandro Dazzan, this 7-bedroom, 9-bathroom, 10,180-square-foot estate features an exquisite open-plan kitchen with chef-grade appliances, a full bar, gym and an expansive central great room that opens fully via glass pocket doors to the backyard’s 50-foot pool, spa and two wood decks designed for hosting dinner parties al fresco. After a day amidst the sand and surf at the nearby beach, the home’s onsite outdoor shower makes après ocean rinse-offs easy breezy. 

7377 Birdview Avenue in Malibu, CA; photo by Berlyn Media / Simon Berlyn

West Enclave Villa 4 


In addition to its breathtaking blufftop location—which provides sweeping views of the white sand beach below and sparkling Sea of Cortes beyond—this 6-bedroom, 7.5-bathroom Ritz-Carlton Reserve Residence enjoys legendary resort services that make hosting a dream, including concierge, in-home food and beverage service and access to Ritz-Carlton’s state-of-the-art wellness and fitness center, all set a short walk or golf cart ride away. 

West Enclave Villa 5 accommodates up to 16 people and includes various tranquil lounging spaces. A private outdoor living space offers a range of resort-level amenities—among them, a firepit with seating, a heated swimming pool, jetted spa, a grill station, dining space, and an outdoor living room with a fireplace. Represented by Fabian Bouffier and Janet Jensen, this villa is one of just 27 single-family estates within the exclusive golf and marina resort community of Puerto Los Cabos.

West Enclave Villa 4 in San Jose del Cabo, Mexico; photo by Ezequiel Hurtado

22451 Carbon Mesa Road 


This 5-bedroom, 5-bathroom, East Coast Hampton-style Malibu home spans 4,724 square feet, sits on 2.8 acres and boasts 180-degree vistas of the Santa Monica coastline, Malibu Pier, Point Dume, Palos Verdes and Catalina Island beyond. Its gorgeous, inviting interiors are complemented by a fabulous outdoor entertaining area with a barbeque and gazebo—the perfect place to enjoy sunrise coffee, sunset cocktails, or starlit dinners. Represented by Irene Dazzan-Palmer and Tessa Johnson, this home comes with deeded rights to La Costa Beach and Tennis Club so owners can enjoy—and share—the best of Malibu living. 

22451 Carbon Mesa Rd. in Malibu, CA; photo by Simon Berlyn

18975 Collins Ave Penthouse 00 


Brimming with high-fashion details and luxurious amenities, this penthouse within the ultra-sophisticated oceanfront highrise, the Residences by Armani Casa, is primed for red-carpet-level get-togethers. Represented by Daniel Tzinker and designed by renowned Miami-based design firm BA-HAUS / KNF, this 5-bedroom, 6.5-bathroom home features 2,566 square feet of outdoor space that encompasses its own rooftop pool and barbeque area plus access to Armani/Casa’s resort-style amenities, including its onsite gym, spa, movie theater, wine room and dedicated beach cabana with concierge service. 

18975 Collins Ave Penthouse 00 in Sunny Isles Beach, FL; photo by Daniel Tzinker

Ready to claim your very own amenity-rich beach home? Get in touch with the agents above or head to The Agency website to browse more available homes.