#TravelTuesday | World’s Best Beaches

This #TravelTuesday, venture with us to properties on the best beaches in the world, as ranked by U.S. News & World Report.  The Sotheby’s International Realty network boats branded offices in seven of the top beach locations ranked worldwide.

Cayman Islands

01 Cayman Islands

$8,500,000 USD | Seven Mile Beach, Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands | Cayman Islands Sotheby’s International Realty

Called “Seaforever,” this 10,000-square-foot estate overlooks the white sandy beaches and turquoise waters of Seven Mile Beach.  The home features modern, open living spaces, an infinity edge swimming pool and 100 feet of private beach frontage.

Bora Bora

02 Bora Bora

1.500.000€ EUR | Bora Bora, Tahiti, French Polynesia | French Polynesia Sotheby’s International Realty

The Ruahatu Lagoon Sanctuary is situated upon nearly 10 acres of white sand and turquoise waters.  The property is adjacent to the Four Seasons Hotel and residents are provided access to the resort’s amenities.

Kauai

03 Kauai

$5,995,000 USD | Kealia, Hawaii | Oceanfront Sotheby’s International Realty

Located in Kauai County, Hawaii, this plantation-style home overlooks Kuna Beach and boasts lanais throughout allowing for seamless indoor/outdoor living.  The property is also in close proximity to Ke Ala Hele Makalae, a walking and bike trail that extends for miles along the eastern shore with access to many of Kapa’a’s beaches.

Anguilla

04 Anguilla

$3,500,000 USD | Captains Ridge, Anguilla | Anguilla Properties Sotheby’s International Realty

Located in Captains Ridge, Anguilla, this oceanfront villa is known as “Kevin’s Castle.”  The property features four bedroom suites, each with its own bathroom and patio, indoor and outdoor entertaining areas and an infinity pool overlooking the beach.

Turks & Caicos

05 Turks and Caicos

$12,500,000 USD | Beachfront Long Bay, Providenciales, Turks & Caicos Islands | Turks & Caicos Sotheby’s International Realty

A grand waterfront estate known as “Madalay,” this sprawling residence is set upon more than two-acres of Long Bay beach.  The property spans over 11,000 square-feet and features a main villa, two separate apartments, a master bedroom with private living quarters and a beachfront deck and lounge area with custom-built spa.

Sanibel Island

06 Sanibel

$3,300,000 USD | Sanibel, Florida | Premier Sotheby’s International Realty

With over an acre of Sanibel beach frontage on the Gulf of Mexico, this fully-renovated shore cottage features panoramic views of the surrounding landscape.  The home has three bedrooms, open kitchen, glass enclosed lanai and a lower level screened-in patio with pool, outdoor shower, serenity garden and walking path to the beach.

Playa del Carmen

07 Playa del Carmen

$2,750,000 | Playa del Carmen, Quintana Roo, Mexico | Riviera Maya Sotheby’s International Realty

Known as “Villa Aqua,” this contemporary estate is walking distance to the beaches of Playa del Carmen.  The sprawling 13,000-square-foot home features floor-to-ceiling curved glass windows with breathtaking views, interior garden, a gym, squash court, netted trampoline and an outdoor swimming pool.