Sydney, Australia, renowned for its vibrant culture, art, cuisine, and stunning beaches, has another reason to shine—the privilege of hosting the FIFA Women’s World Cup. Along with co-host city Auckland, New Zealand, Sydney will stage 11 thrilling matches, including the final at the iconic Stadium Australia on August 20. As we cheer for our beloved team, the Matildas, affectionately known as team Australia, let’s take a moment to explore some of the most luxurious homes in Sydney. Whether you’re a sports enthusiast coming for the “footie” or a discerning homebuyer looking to settle in Sydney, these curated homes offer a dreamlike blend of elegance and comfort.
1. Celeste in Avalon Beach, New South Wales Luxury Waterfront Living in Sydney
Our first gem, “Celeste,” sits majestically on the northern shores of Avalon Beach. This 2011-built estate was thoughtfully redesigned by renowned architect Rob Burton to embody the epitome of luxury waterfront living. The property boasts an impressive 17,600-square-foot lot on Stokes Point, granting it nearly 100 feet of deepwater frontage on the picturesque Pittwater.
Greeted by vast glass-walled galleries, visitors are treated to uninterrupted northerly vistas that encompass Pittwater, Careel Bay, Palm Beach, and Lion Island. The sea-view living room, complete with a contemporary show kitchen by Corian, opens seamlessly to a 65-foot-long infinity tiled pool—a true testament to indoor-outdoor living.
With six bedrooms, five full bathrooms, and three powder rooms, this trophy estate comfortably accommodates your family and guests. The full-floor owner’s suite is a sanctuary of luxury, boasting a private office, a north-facing balcony, and an elegant en suite bathroom.
Other highlights of “Celeste” include a media room, billiards lounge with a club-style bar, gym, sauna, and an elevator. The property also features a garage with a workshop and a double carport for your convenience.
2. Coastal Country Club Estate in Elanora Heights, New South Wales Contemporary Hideaway Amidst Natural Beauty
Nestled within the tranquil Elanora Country Club, this contemporary hideaway spans five acres of coastal paradise, offering panoramic views of Ku-Ring-Gai, Garigal National Parks, Narrabeen Lagoon, and the Pacific Ocean. The single-level residence, enveloped in glass and complemented by covered verandas, provides an exceptional connection to nature.
The open-plan living space is awash with natural light, featuring an inviting open fireplace, a family space, casual dining, and a modern island kitchen with Bosch appliances. The four large bedrooms occupy a separate wing, providing a peaceful retreat.
Outside, the sea-view terrace invites cool breezes, while the extensive rear terrace offers recreational space, including potential areas for a swimming pool, golf green, and even a helipad. The property’s lush, native flora and grassy paddocks create a truly captivating setting.
Despite its secluded feel, this Elanora Heights home is conveniently located just minutes away from a primary school, village shops, and Sydney’s stunning beaches. The CBD is a mere 35-minute drive, ensuring you can have the best of both worlds—privacy and accessibility.
3. Chateau Narla in Bayview, New South Wales A Palatial Oasis Overlooking Pittwater
Perched atop one of Bayview’s highest vantage points, “Chateau Narla” is a magnificent contemporary mansion occupying an acre of meticulously landscaped gardens. This luxurious property, inspired by the opulence of the Palace of Versailles, offers breathtaking north-facing panoramas of Pittwater and Sydney’s Northern Beaches.
Once you step through the secure gates, you’ll be welcomed into a world of unrivaled luxury. The mansion boasts a music lounge with a bar, an office, a wood-paneled library, a media room, and a lavish black and white stone kitchen. The six-car garage comes with a showroom-style lounge, adding a touch of grandeur to the property.
With six bedrooms and ten bathrooms, including the opulent “Royal Suite” and guest “Harbour Suite,” your guests will be pampered in style. Wraparound terraces with an outdoor kitchen, barbecue, and fireplace embrace an infinity pool, providing the perfect setting for hosting lavish gatherings.
As Sydney takes center stage as the host city for the FIFA Women’s World Cup, it becomes the perfect backdrop to discover your dream luxury home. Whether you choose the waterfront elegance of “Celeste,” the tranquil hideaway of the “Coastal Country Club Estate,” or the palatial opulence of “Chateau Narla,” these homes offer an unparalleled lifestyle experience.
If you have questions about these or other luxury homes in Sydney, or if you’re ready to explore the possibilities of living in this vibrant city, don’t hesitate to reach out. We are always here to help. Sydney’s beauty and culture await, ready to welcome you home.
Courtesy Lucy Carsen – Luxury Defined. Listings provided by Shane Clinton & Darren Curtis.