The latest in oceanfront developments include luxury residences in California, Costa Rica, and Massachusetts.
The new oceanfront community Las Catalinas in Guanacaste, Costa Rica, is well underway with 21 acres of land under development, a beach club, and several restaurants. When complete, there will be approximately 700 residences, 10 restaurants (four are currently operating), ample office space, over a dozen plazas, and various other merchants. Most recently, Las Catalinas launched its new El Prado neighborhood consisting of 93 lots ranging from $95,000 to $650,000. There will also be a new public stair climb to McHenry Peak starting in El Prado, which will start vertical construction by third quarter 2022. lascatalinascr.com
Silversands Villas, St. George, Grenada
Silversands Villas recently unveiled its collection of eight private homes available for purchase on the island of Grenada. Designed by architecture and interior design firm AW², each villa ranges from three- to four- bedrooms and includes a private entrance, a suite of private pools, and 2,215 square feet of outdoor deck space with direct beach access. The homes feature furnishings by Molteni&C, Artespazio, Bruno Moinard, and B&B Italia, and kitchens are equipped with Poggenpohl cabinetry and appliances by Gaggenau and Miel. Pricing starts at $7 million for a sea view villa and $12.75 million for a beachfront villa. silversandsvillas.com
The Ritz-Carlton, Grace Bay, Turks & Caicos
Situated on Grace Bay in Providenciales, The Ritz-Carlton, Turks & Caicos features 147 ocean view guest rooms, including 23 suites, which evoke beachfront elegance and showcase the Caribbean Sea. Five three-story penthouse suites with private rooftop plunge pools and endless horizon views. Property amenities include two swimming pools, a luxury spa facility, casino, and private catamaran. ritzcarlton.com
Alila Marea Beach Resort Encinitas, Encinitas, California
Located in just north of San Diego, California, Alila Marea Beach Resort Encinitas is a crafted luxury resort featuring 130 coastal and garden view rooms and suites. The resort opened in March 2021 and features an oceanfront pool, signature restaurant showcasing sustainably sourced ingredients, indoor-outdoor meeting and event spaces, and a spa and wellness experience. Alila Marea Beach Resort Encinitas opened as the third Alila in the U.S. and first new build in the U.S. for the brand. alilahotels.com
St Regis Residences, Boston, Massachusetts
With just 114 condominium homes now under construction on the last residential site available for development on Boston’s waterfront, The St. Regis Residences, Boston offers a curated living experience. The property has harbor views and waterfront dining, chartered yacht services, seaplanes, and private boat slips that lead to its own esplanade pier along Boston’s Harborwalk. Condominium prices start at around $2 million up to $15 million. Due to the twisting design of the building, the floor plans are unique and vary in layout and square footage.
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