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The Most Expensive Vacation Homes in America

Take a Peek at Where the Country’s Richest People Are Spending Their Summer

Whether it’s a lake house or beach side motel, everyone has a go-to vacation spot. For the country’s wealthiest, that summer hang might actually be more of a mansion than a motel. Based on summer search listings data from 2016, Trulia found the vacation destinations with the highest median price points that are being searched the most from the largest metro areas. So find out the vacation spots where the city-dwelling elite kick up their heels and take a look at the most expensive homes in these hot markets.

America’s Most Expensive Vacation Homes

New Yorkers make the short trip to South Hampton

Oceanfront estate in South Hampton, NY

Price: $145,000,000

Bedrooms: 12

Year Built: 1900

Summer Features: Two custom Gunite pools, a tennis court and private beach access

San Franciscans head south to Carmel

Beachside craftsman in Carmel, CA

Price: $15,000,000

Bedrooms: 4

Year Built: 2011

Summer Features: Private gardens, water features, blocks from Carmel and River Beaches

Chicagoans make the flight to Florida

An island villa on Marco Island, FL

Price: $9,450,000

Bedrooms: 6

Year Built: 2004

Summer Features: Set on Caxambas Island, Bayfront lot and on-lot dock

Los Angeles dwellers head to the desert in Rancho Mirage

Architectural gem in the desert of Rancho Mirage, CA

Price: $16,500,000

Bathrooms: 4

Year Built: 2011

Summer Features: Expansive pool with city and desert views, fire pit and outdoor barbecue

Texans hit the trails in Breckenridge

Trailside cottage in Breckenridge, CO

Price: $3,899,000

Bedrooms: 5

Year Built: 2014

Summer Features: Minutes from hiking and biking trails, a sauna and movie theater

Washingtonians head to Corolla

Washington, DC, Corolla, NC $510,000

Beach home haven in Corolla, NC

Price: $4,999,000

Bedrooms: 12

Year Built: 2013

Summer Features: Ocean front home, cabana and an outdoor, covered seating area.

Bostonians flock to Chatham

New England castle in Chatham, MA

Price: $25,000,000

Bedrooms: 6

Year Built: 2010

Summer Features: Beach front home, manicured grounds and a stone pool pavilion.

Atlantans head for to the Coast

Ocean retreat at Tybee Island, GA

Price: $3,570,000

Bedrooms: 3

Year Built: 2004

Summer Features: Panoramic ocean views and private beach access.

Philadelphians head to the Jersey Shore

Bay view beach home in Avalon, NJ

Price: $9.900,000

Bedrooms: 8

Year Built: 2001

Summer Features: Views of the Bay, dock access and a saltwater in-ground pool.