Delray Beach is about as picturesque as it gets. Boasting historic charm, pristine coastline, natural beauty, and an array of exciting attractions, this seaside town is enchanting for visitors and residents alike. It is also home to some of the region’s most coveted estates, from compounds surrounded in a canopy of lush foliage to bungalows overlooking a sparkling waterway.
Some of the most desirable estates for sale in Delray Beach are located along the water’s edge. From grand estates situated along a lake to luxury townhomes with Intracoastal access, explore some of the most picturesque waterfront properties for sale in Delray Beach.
Idyllic Estate Looking Over Lake Ida
Pass through entrance gates framed by lantern-lit stanchions to encounter this sprawling estate overlooking the serene Lake Ida. This stately eight-bedroom showplace was designed for entertaining, particularly in the outdoor oasis with a magnificent lake view, a pool with a waterfall, and sprawling lawn. The estate’s climate-controlled professional wine room has a tasting area, perfect for storing your collection and pouring a glass to enjoy while looking over the lake.
Modern Mediterranean Residence Along the Waterway
This modern Mediterranean residence is situated in the exclusive Pelican Harbor, a waterfront community designed around a protected yacht basin. The home was completely renovated in 2014 and includes a deeded yacht slip for a 50-foot vessel in addition to a private Intracoastal dock that can accommodate a boat lift. Modern ease is the hallmark of this bright and airy residence with open living areas, four bedrooms, four and a half baths, sleek marble flooring, a deck directly along the waterway, and much more.
Intracoastal Gem Fronting the Marina District
Entrancing waterscapes stretch far and wide from this impressive custom-built estate directly fronting the Intracoastal in Delray Beach’s sought-after Marina District. This five-bedroom architect-designed residence masters a mix of classic and modern style. Enjoy immediate access to the water via the private yacht dockage and panoramic views of the waterway from nearly every room in the estate. The second-level accommodations seem to be suspended in air over the water, as the home is located directly along the water’s edge.
Townhome With Private Garden Oasis
This gorgeous townhome is one of four luxury townhomes at Harbour House in the heart of Delray Beach. The residence combines effortless modern living with the elegant charm of Mediterranean Revival architecture. Open living areas lead to a loggia by the Chicago brick lounge terrace with a sparkling splash pool in the backdrop of the scenic waterway. The spacious townhome was constructed in 2007 and features 5,453 total square feet with a gated entry, four bedrooms, five and a half baths, a two-bay garage, outdoor spaces on each of the three levels, and a private elevator.
Modern Marvel Boasting Indoor/Outdoor Living
An extraordinary waterfront paradise is brought to life in this brand-new furnished estate nestled on the bend of a scenic waterway in Delray Beach’s desirable North Beach neighborhood. Residents are situated just blocks from the sugar-sand ocean beach and within walking distance of the famous Atlantic Avenue. For the ultimate experience of indoor/outdoor living, retractable glass doors fully open the space to the verandah, centering the view on the sparkling infinity pool by a flickering fire-pit, with the backdrop of the waterway in this gorgeous tropical oasis giving the sense of an island resort. The expansive waterway is also seen from the romantic verandah that opens off the stunning master suite upstairs. Complete with a dock for the boater, this one-of-a-kind waterfront estate embodies sophisticated grace to absolute perfection.
Centrally Located Luxury Townhome
Situated along the Intracoastal Waterway in the desirable Marina District, this luxury residence is one of eight townhomes in Marina Bay, an intimate gated enclave. The three-level residence contains three bedrooms, three and a half baths, a two-bay garage, and a private elevator. Soak up the sun in the private garden courtyard with a fountain dipping pool, a gazebo and a lanai served by a summer kitchen. This island-inspired townhome is a rare find that blends luxury, Intracoastal Waterway views, a quiet Marina District setting, and walkability to the vibrant downtown and alluring beach nearby.
Which is your favorite?
With all the private yacht dockage and sparkling lake views, it’s hard to choose…