10 Over-the-Top Beach Rentals

These coastal pads are anything but your basic condo. From private chefs to luxe pools to jaw-dropping ocean views, here are the beach rentals of our dreams.

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Situated on the edge of a cliff overlooking the Indian Ocean, this luxury villa boasts two infinity pools plus a smaller lap-pool. And if you need more swimming options, there’s direct access to a private beach.

Nassau, Bahamas

This unique waterfront property features an infinity pool, a sun desk with ocean access, a live-in housekeeper and a real lighthouse with incredible ocean views.

Carlsbad, California

As if private beach access wasn’t good enough, this luxury estate has a resort-style pool with waterfalls, a grotto, jacuzzi tub and comfy lounge chairs. The 5,800 square-foot house sleeps up to 14.

Nice, France

This private villa on the French Riviera has a jaw-dropping infinity balcony pool that gives the illusion it’s floating. It’s also heated and has incredible ocean views, so we’re certain we’d never leave.

U.S. Virgin Islands

This St. Thomas villa offers total privacy and serenity yet is only a couple of minutes from bustling Charlotte Amalie. The property features a private beach, pool and open-air lounge areas with incredible views of Magen's Bay.

Lahaina, Hawaii

Not that a private beachfront estate is too shabby, but this property kicks it up a notch with an infinity pool that boasts a 180-degree panoramic view of the Pacific Ocean.

Brighton Beach, United Kingdom

Not all beach rentals have a coastal design style. You can stay in a Georgian mansion if you want to, and this historic home packs modern amenities like a heated outdoor pool.

The Hamptons, New York

Get a taste of how elite New Yorkers vacation in this bay mansion with beach access. The house also provides beach chairs, beach umbrellas and paddle boards for the bay.

Miramar, Florida

Hate fighting over who gets the master bedroom? You won’t have to in Florida stunner. The home has five master bedrooms with king beds. The oceanfront property also features a heated pool and whirlpool tub overlooking the beach.

Destin, Florida

This European-style, private beachfront mansion is four stories tall and boasts a theater, private pool and sports bar. It sleeps up to 25, making it perfect for weddings or family reunions.

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