If you’ve spent any time in Arizona, you know just how beautiful and relaxing this great state can be, with many residents even comparing it to living in paradise. Between the spectacular sunsets and diverse, picturesque landscapes, it’s easy to see why residing in the valley of the sun can seem like a 365-day vacation. After all, why only spend a holiday in paradise when you can live in one year-round?
To help you find the perfect place to call home in our desert paradise, we’ve compiled a list of our most resort-like properties currently on the market. So, if you’re reading to settle down and live your life a vacation, we’ve got the ideal resort-style properties for you.
1. Gated Luxury in Paradise Valley
Welcome to an estate that perfectly combines luxury and comfort with stunning views of Mummy Mountain in gated Merrill Cantatierra. Arrive at the circular drive and walk through the front door where walls of glass perfectly frame the surrounding mountains and lush landscape. Natural light cascades through every window in this open concept, split floor plan, single level home completely renovated in 2018. The well-appointed kitchen looks onto the backyard and boasts a large island with chef’s butcher block countertop, custom inset cabinetry, marble & granite countertops, and Sub-Zero/Wolf appliances. This estate includes a state-of-the-art temperature-controlled glass wine room holding upwards of 900 bottles. The master retreat is spacious and luxurious with his and her closets and private coffee bar, white Italian marble vanities, free-standing tub, and a shower that is just jaw-dropping! The private guest house with a kitchen and bonus room is ideal for guests. Relax outdoors in one of the many sitting areas overlooking the vibrant and lush lawn, take a dip in the refreshing pool or unwind in the spa while enjoying the sunset over Mummy Mountain awaiting the star-filled desert sky. Additional features include; custom lighting, Fleetwood doors, new windows, plumbing and electrical, and RV area.
2. Modern Desert Jewel
Where the city meets the Sonoran Desert Lifestyle. Come enjoy this completely remodeled property on 2.5 acres with crisp attention to detail. Upscale, open, and bright floor plan. Three bedrooms, 2.5 baths with a split floorplan, and seamless indoor/outdoor living. Enjoy your enclosed entertainment patio enhanced with motorized screens, 360-degree views of breathtaking sunrises, sunsets, and mountains. Spend a peaceful evening under dark skies while encapsulating the natural yet manicured landscape. All electricity and well dedication are exclusive to these two lots. The adjacent lot is split-able & flat, allowing for horse amenities, additional buildings, toys, or cars. This lot may also be sold as an investment. The options are endless. Perfect lock and leave home with a neighborhood with no dedicated HOA, each property is unique, but the pride of ownership is very apparent.
3. World-Class Views From Architectural Paradise Valley Luxury Estate
Absolutely stunning new look to this one-of-a-kind hillside panoramic view contemporary estate! Expertly staged by renowned LA designer, Elizabeth Baer, this home is a total show stopper. Newly redesigned kitchen with quartz countertop/backsplash, master bath with new soaking tub/glass shower and double sinks, as well as secondary bathrooms, enhanced. Retracting walls of glass open up the magnificent great room to the outdoors, featuring an Olympic-sized swimming pool with waterfall and firepots/firepit overlooking the 180-degree valley views in the daytime and the downtown city lights in the evening. The indoor waterfall, a back-lit onyx bar, Frank Lloyd Wright influenced architecture with natural stone rock, indoor elevator, full two-bedroom guest apartment with private kitchen, living room, laundry, and breathtaking view balcony and 6 car garage. This home is truly a captivating find. Completely secluded yet minutes from the airport, shopping, and dining – experience world-class views, serenity, and privacy from this mountainside retreat in the guard-gated prestigious community of Clearwater Hills.
4. Mountain Views in Upper Hillside of Clearwater Hills
Spectacular sunrises placed amidst a picturesque setting await. One of the most exquisite homes in guard-gated Clearwater Hills. This classic Spanish Mediterranean is nestled upper hillside on an expansive flat lot with unbelievable east-facing views of Camelback, Mummy Mountain, and Four Peaks Mountain Reserve. Meticulously updated and maintained with an open and bright floor plan, you will be enchanted as you welcome yourself into the front foyer with its soaring ceiling and elegant rustic staircase. Custom wood-beamed ceilings and cabinetry, warm rustic floors, beautiful French doors, Canterra fireplaces, and spacious private balconies with million-dollar views off every second-floor bedroom add to the character of this genuinely striking home. The kitchen is both spacious and comfortable, featuring all of the amenities of a true chef’s kitchen with subzero appliances, two Wolf built-in ovens, warmer, gas cooktop with Braun high style glass, fan hammered copper sink and butlers pantry with gorgeous glass cabinet doors. Escape to the luxurious master retreat where views, a spa-like bath, and a cozy fireplace create a feeling of relaxation and ultimate privacy. Unwind indoors while listening to the sound of your custom stacked stone waterfall from just outside your library doors. Choose to sit by any one of your three fireplaces or unwind in your spa, while gazing at the glow of the sun illuminating Camelback Mountain and the star-filled desert sky.
5. 360 Degree Mountain and Citylight Views in Pima Acres
Sweeping views extending from the McDowell’s to Camelback await at this custom entertainment wonderland on 1.69 acres. Charming front courtyard with trickling fountain and cozy stone fireplace sitting area. Dramatic ceilings, grand chef’s kitchen with center island and bar seating, living room overlooking the rear grounds, 16 ft floor-to-ceiling retractable glass doors, and indoor/outdoor bar with retractable service area. The split floor plan offers a separate guest wing with a private lounging room, a private master wing with a luxurious master bath, a sitting room, an exercise area, an adjacent office, and a detached guest house with kitchen, living and additional bedroom. Lush rear grounds offer multiple outdoor fireplaces, heated pool, and spa with water and fire elements, koi pond, outdoor BBQ and kitchen, pool table area, and two rooftop viewing decks with 360-degree mountain and city light views. The oversized and extended RV garage has pet quarters and is also temperature controlled. Truly an outstanding design with comfort, ambiance, amenities, and endless views.
6. Contemporary Estate in Paradise Valley
Imagine walls of disappearing glass, Camelback’s reflection in the pool illuminated by the setting sun, and Mummy Mountain perfectly framed on the other side. The epicurean kitchen includes glass and quartz countertops complimented by the oak Copenhagen cabinets, magnificent wolf range, and subzero appliances. The master wing consists of the gym with glass doors that look onto a private patio surrounded by greenery. The office features corners of glass that come together perfectly framing the head of Camelback and the sunset. The Terazio Palladio tile sets the stage for your soaking tub and both indoor and outdoor showers. The master retreat with the linear fireplace brightens the room as dusk approaches. The golden hue of the mountains and the last of the sunlight cascading across the pool and spa, creating a spectacular setting. The guest bedrooms on the other side of the estate each include en suite baths.
That wraps up our list of resort-style properties currently on the market in stunning Arizona. If you’re looking to call paradise your home, give us a call, we just might have the ideal retreat for you. Contact us to learn more about these available properties.