Vitamin Sea: 4 Palm Beach Getaways for Winter
Once the first frost hits, the allure of Palm Beach—water sports, golf, tennis, boutiques, high-end dining, and sunny, sandy beaches—is suddenly more appealing than ever. These four exceptional coastal havens are peaceful places to escape the cold in style.
Timeless Palm Beach Sanctuary
On one of the most desirable streets in Palm Beach, this majestic 8,794-square-foot Mediterranean-inspired residence has been impeccably restored and is fully, stylishly furnished. It offers classically detailed living and dining spaces filled with light, eight peaceful bedrooms and baths, and a one-bedroom apartment for visitors or staff. Surrounded by glorious gardens and towering palms, the refreshing swimming pool and a breezy loggia allow for relaxed enjoyment of sunny days or chic alfresco entertaining at any hour.
Designed by esteemed Palm Beach architect Marion Sims Wyeth, this delightful home is ideally located on a quiet street in the estate section of town. Exemplifying relaxed elegance, it features bright interiors with pecky cypress paneling, high ceilings, a fireplace, a charming kitchen with a built-in banquette, four bedrooms, an office, and a den that could serve as a fifth bedroom. The lushly landscaped lot includes a pool accompanied by covered and open-air spaces for poolside entertaining and lounging.
Cocoanut Row Retreat
Airy, generously proportioned spaces allow for elegant living and entertaining in this stately 6,997-square-foot home in a convenient in-town location. Recently remodeled, it features handsome hardwood floors, a kitchen with a gas cooktop and a Bosch dishwasher, a butler’s pantry, a serene sitting area, a light-filled living area, and five spacious bedrooms with new carpeting. The magnificent pool and patio area includes a spa and a bar and is ideal for enjoying the glorious temperate weather of Palm Beach.
Inviting Bermudan Style
Capturing the style and ambience of a Caribbean hideaway, this distinctive 4,735-square-foot home was built in 2013 and has a wonderful, inviting floor plan featuring five bedrooms, seven baths, a cypress-paneled library, formal living and dining rooms, and a traditionally appointed kitchen. Balconies overlook the lush grounds and a swimming pool with a cool, shady verandah perfect for relaxing and outdoor entertaining. Amenities include an elevator, a fireplace, laundry rooms on both levels, and a generator.