Thanks to social media, it’s easier than ever to peek into the fabulous lives of our favorite celebrities. While we may never truly get to feel what it’s like to live the life of the rich and famous, that doesn’t mean we can’t dip our toes in the waters for a day or two thanks to celebrity vacation rentals!
From Instagrammable infinity pools to private island villas to architectural treasurers, there are some incredible celebrity crash-pads that can be all yours…for a few days at least.
Legendary filmmaker Orson Wells bought this Hollywood Hills estate in the 1930’s and since then it has passed through the hands of numerous other uber celebrities including Barbara Streisand, David Bowie and Frank Sinatra. Today the “cottage” pays homage to Wells with memorabilia from his most famous projects including Citizen Kane and War of the Worlds. The soaring views over Los Angeles and cozy manicured outdoor living space make this a relaxing and breathtaking getaway.
Elizabeth Taylor / Kathy Ireland
Casa Elizabeth – The only Palm Springs home ever owned by the one and only Elizabeth Taylor, Casa Elizabeth is the epitome of seclusion and sophistication. Now owned by Kathy Ireland, the property features a gourmet outdoor kitchen and a breathtaking pool with mountain views.
Villa Elizabeth – Another former property of Elizabeth Taylor that is now owned by Kathy Ireland is the Hawaiian retreat of Villa Elizabeth. If the unobstructed views of Diamond Head don’t impress, the glamorous interior and lush tropical gardens certainly will. Whether for a wedding, retreat or weekend away, the 7 bedrooms and 8 bathrooms offer plenty of space for large groups to sink into the slow pace of island life.
Simply called, The Sanctuary, fashion designer Donna Karan’s 11-bedroom villa compound on the private island of Parrot’s Cay in Turks and Caicos is the ultimate luxury retreat. The property is immersed in tropical gardens, set right on the beach and comes with a butler service and private chef. Whether lounging inside in one of the immaculate limestone and Indonesian wood accented rooms or gazing into the ocean from the infinity pool, you’ll feel the seclusion and serenity of this exclusive home.
Ever wonder what life with Leo might be like? Book a getaway and cozy up in his iconic mid-century Palm Springs compound to find out! The timeless architecture and interior design of this home create an instantly calming environment for a little R&R in the desert. 432 Hermosa was previously owned by 1940’s star Dinah Shore and boasts 6 bedrooms, 7.5 bathrooms plus a guest house and ample outdoor living space.