Private Pools – The New “Status” Symbol
of South Florida Luxury Condos!

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Posted 03.19.13 @ 9:00 pm by: Kevin Wirth

For some Luxury and Trophy condo buyers here in Fort Lauderdale, Miami and across South Florida the desire for a Private Pool is something that is no longer a wish it is simply a requirement!

Luxury condominium with a private pool

The inclusion of a private pool be it for relaxing, entertaining, aesthetics or even health purposes really is now a feature that sets luxury and Trophy condos apart – and it can also often be the absolute wow factor.

In this blog we look to new construction condos which include private pools, condos currently for sale with private pools and then we look at what designers are proposing in this exciting new frontier in luxury of condo living - your own private pool.

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Artists rendering of a luxury condo with private poolwith Private Pools

In many part of the US  - a private open air pool in a condo would be unthinkable – but not here in South Florida with our warm year round weather.

We feature below some of the new development condominiums / penthouses that offer private pools and then some luxury and trophy condos currently for sale – all with their own private pools.

While the inventory of luxury condos with pools is very limited – you will see from the blog and photos below why we say that the inclusion of a private pool may well soon become one of the ultimate in “status” symbols in luxury condo living here in South Florida.


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New Construction Designs
Offering Private Pools

As this trend towards private pools gains momentum we are seeing more and more designs and new construction plans here in Fort Lauderdale, Miami and across South Florida – that are incorporating private pools

Two examples we recently Blogged on include:

Luxury Condo Unit 46/47
Palazzo D’Oro at Mansions at Acqualina
Pool at Palazzo D’Oro at Mansions at Acqualina here in South FloridaOffered for Sale $55,000,000

Hailed as the "worlds finest penthouse" Palazzo D’Oro at Mansions at Acqualina has just been listed for sale. with an expected completion date of 2015.

This luxury oceanfront condo will offer over 15,000 square feet of space and 6 bedrooms, 8.5 bathrooms and 2 private pools.

View of Pool and sun deck at Palazzo D’Oro at Mansions at Acqualina here in South Florida

This unit will feature a grand salon with an indoor pool and a sky garden with 30' ceilings and waterfall and a cantilevered outdoor glass pool as seen in the renderings above.

Other features include: an indoor /outdoor theatre, outdoor dining ,a family room, a wine room, a billiard room, grand staircase and 2 fireplaces.

More this Luxury Condo Penthouse at Acqualina


Sage Beach Unit 302 South Tower
Sage Beach Luxury Oceanfront Condominium2101 Surf Rd
Offered for Sale $2,260,000 +

LA: 2,826 TA: 3,298 YR: 2013/

Sage Beach is a boutique oceanfront luxury condominium here in Hollywood / Fort Lauderdale that features 24 spacious residences with private elevator access designed by world renowned Carlos Ott.

Roof top and pool view from Sage Beach Luxury Oceanfront Condominium Hollywood Florida

Situated on 300 Linear feet of Pristine Oceanfront the complex will include 6 luxury penthouses each with their own private rooftop access and private plunge pool.

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Luxury Penthouses/Trophy Condos
Currently for Sale with Private Pools

These are a select number of luxury condos, penthouses and Trophy condos currently for sale that offer a private pool - we feature some of these below.

South of Fifth Condo Unit U-0702
Pool at South of Fifth Luxury Condo Unit U-0702 here in Miami South Florida121 Ocean Dr
Offered for Sale $18,500,000

LA: 4,176 TA: 9,737 YR: 2008

This Beachfront Penthouse is a masterpiece by Alison Antrobus! You will love the impeccably finished open spaces for entertaining.

This luxury condo unit has a private foyer entry into glass enclosed atrium with LED lit glass spiral staircase leading to the most stunning rooftop pool and deck on the beach!

Private Pool and Spa at South of Fifth Condo Unit U-0702 here in Miami South Florida

The pool is 15x30 infinity edge pool.

This luxury condo also features: 48 x 48 white glass floors; rift cut Oak millwork; Zebra wood Boffi kitchen with stainless steel Gaggenau and Subzero apps; Corian walls and Countertops;  Crestron operated Kreon lighting, Surround sound, AV, shades and Boffi, Duravit and Toto fixtures


Luxuria Condo Unit 301 Garage Parking 17 & 18
Ocean view from Luxuria Condo Unit 301  here in Hollywood / Fort Lauderdale2500 S Ocean Blvd
Offered for Sale $7,950,000

LA: 4,424 TA: 8,610 YR: 2009

This luxury condo is a stunning and fully furnished direct ocean front residence with an outstanding wrap around terrace, a covered loggia and its own private heated pool and spa.

No detail has been overlooked in this lavish ocean front home executed by the acclaimed Shuster Design team.

Private Pool and Spa at Luxuria Condo Unit 301 here in Hollywood / Fort Lauderdale

Shuster design associates has used the finest details and finishes throughout this exceptional residence that includes the most wonderful / expansive outdoor areas and your own private heated pool and spa.


The W Hotel - Penthouse 1
View from The W Hotel - Penthouse 12201 Collins Ave Miami
Offered for Sale $16,900,000

LA: 2,752 TA: 2,642 YR: 2009

This “Trophy” condo at The W is simply exquisite.  

This unit is a professionally designed 3 bedroom /3.5 bathroom penthouse and the condo features fine custom furnishings and appointments.

Private Plunge Pool at The W Hotel - Penthouse 1

You will love the large and spacious terraces and an exceptional 2000± square foot rooftop terrace with a private plunge pool and built-in seating.

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Visions of the FutureLuxury condominium concept with private pools

The concept of Private Pools in luxury condominiums is a very "hot" button right now amongst leading designers and architects.

Here are some visions of what they see as the future of this exciting "status symbol" in luxury condo living.

Look at this Luxurious condominium offering each unit their own private pool and balcony.

Courtesy: Architecture firm James Law Cybertecture

The idea of a private pool is again reflected in the image below - this is more traditional design concept for a luxury condominium and in this complex each two storey unit has its own terrace and private pool.

Luxury condominium project with private pools

It is always interesting and inspiring to keep up with the latest trends in the luxury condo market.

I hope you have enjoyed reading about this new trend - one that I personally think we will see a lot more of here in South Florida - the demand for and inclusion of private pools in new luxury condominiums.


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