Escape the Cold with these 5 Sunny Retreats

Dreaming of Spring Break already? You’re not alone. The unusually cold weather in many parts of the country makes a sun-laden home that much more enticing. From pools and putting greens to cabanas and sandy beaches, here are some luxury homes prepped for soaking in the sun.

Lahaina, HI

602 Honokohau St, Lahaina, HI
For sale: $12.5 million

Lahaina, HI

This hilltop Maui estate overlooks the 16th fairway of Kapalua Golf’s Plantation Course and Honolua Bay. The backyard is tiered for sun bathing on the lawn, swimming in the lagoon-style pool or sipping a piña colada in the shade.

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Osprey, FL

316 N Casey Key Rd, Osprey, FL
For sale: $9.9 million

Osprey, FL
Situated on Casey Key, an 8-mile island with fewer than 400 single-family homes, this glass house combines beach living with bold, modern design. Winding paths lead to botanical gardens, a secluded pool and dock on the Gulf of Mexico.

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Scottsdale, AZ

12914 N 119th St, Scottsdale, AZ
For sale: $1.785 million

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Part of Scottsdale’s Ancala Country Club community, this 5-bedroom residence features a private patio, pool and spa. A separate guesthouse with a large living room and kitchen is ideal for long-term guests.

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Myrtle Beach, SC

1631 Serena Dr, Myrtle Beach, SC
For sale: $1.3 million

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This Mediterranean gem is located on the Grande Dunes Golf Resort and overlooks a small lake on the course. The home also features a pool, circular hot tub and outdoor fireplace.

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Palm Springs, CA

2470 S Yosemite Dr, Palm Springs, CA
For sale: $1.095 million

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A Palm Springs standout, this modern residence’s entertaining space flows seamlessly from indoor to outdoor. Framed by palm trees and the San Jacinto Mountains, the property spans a third of an acre.

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Catherine Sherman, a real estate writer for Zillow Blog, covers real estate news, industry trends and home design. Read more of her work here.



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