The best second homes offer something special year-round, so a great getaway always awaits. We chose these five homes with your all-season satisfaction in mind.
Cool and cozy
Just minutes from Palisades Tahoe Ski Resort, this Pacaso is a cold-weather paradise, with a towering, double-sided fireplace in the living area and another fireplace in the primary bedroom. Warm wood tones add a cozy feel throughout. Come summer, you can chill on the beautiful stone patio, toast marshmallows over the outdoor fire pit or take a swing at the nearby golf course.Pacaso listing: Mountain Links — Olympic Valley, CA
Under the bluest of Palm Springs skies, a large, covered cabana and the crystal-clear saltwater pool are perfect for relaxing. On cool desert nights, escape to one of the five micro living spaces — complete with three full kitchens, two mini bars and five spa-like bathrooms — that allow you to choose your preferred temperature.Pacaso listing: Bacana — Palm Springs, CA
In this breathtaking retreat, perfectly perched over the Pacific Ocean, you can savor sea breezes while sipping your morning coffee or evening aperitif on one of the balconies. When Malibu temperatures dip, snuggle up in front of the limestone fireplace in the open-concept living space while taking in spectacular views through the floor-to-ceiling glass doors.Pacaso listing: Aquamarine — Malibu, CA
Turn up the heat
When temperatures rise in Napa Valley, enjoy the breeze on Madrona’s spacious patio, play in the pool and indulge in the spa. When a chill hits the air, two fireplaces keep you warm and cozy. And year-round, sunlight pours through a glass atrium into the modern, open-concept dining room and kitchen.Pacaso listing: Madrona — St. Helena, CA
Imagine having to choose where to enjoy South Florida’s warm breezes: the sleek pool or the gorgeous rooftop terrace. And when the afternoon storms roll in, there’s nearly 6,000 square feet of covered space for lounging and entertainment, plus a cozy gas fireplace and a luxury media room.Prospect listing:Pompano Beach, FL
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