Collins Avenue Villa
Tucked away in the heart of South Beach is a haven of luxury, peace and tranquility a palatial abode known as The South Beach Mediterranean Mansion that now offers the most private and secluded European-style VIP accommodations in Miami Beach. Residents and visitors alike no longer have to resort to the luxury hotels for the most glamorous and spacious lodging. The South Beach Mediterranean Mansion offers an alternative and all-inclusive, turnkey solution when looking for that ultimate dwelling of celebrity-style opulence and five-star comfort.
This soulful clandestine hideaway, originally constructed in 1931 and designed by Wallace Tutt, the famed architect of Casa Casuarina, the former Versace mansion, is located at 1350 Collins Avenue, central and within walking distance to the beach and shops, hotels such as Delano,Shore Club, Setai Hotel ,and restaurants of Ocean Drive, Collins Avenue and Lincoln Road, yet so secluded, you can turn the world off at a whim.
"This is such a magnificent historical property,” said designer Wallace Tutt. “My aim was to preserve the historical character and integrity while allowing the property to be multi-functional with all the modern conveniences and comforts required today. It’s always great to have options when it comes to accommodation. The South Beach Mediterranean Mansion provides a great alternative and even better value compared to the luxury hotels in South Beach."
One enters this Mediterranean-style estate along a central stone walkway, lined with tropical shrubbery and palm trees on either side. The pathway ends at a connecting 2,500-square-foot landscaped courtyard, with two secluded outdoor living areas featuring a bar, loungers. Within the courtyard area lies a covered outdoor heated swimming pool.
The three two-story buildings are designed with an ancient Italian-inspired aesthetic, complete with whitewashed stone and Mahogany wood-upholstered trim, offering a total of 8,800 square feet of luxurious living space.
The property also includes a private back-door gated entrance and a two-car garage, plus two additional parking spaces to provide guests with the most secure parking in town. Also available seven days a week is a personal housekeeping service. Additional services can be arranged including a personal chef, chauffeured driven car, yacht rentals and en-suite spa treatments, among other requests.
Magnifent interior design can be seen thoughout the three-in-one villa and the layout offers a geat deal of privacy with his 5 independent and luxurious Bedrooms.
The main house comprising the master suite complete with en-suite bathroom and an open plan office on the second floor. On the first floor is a spacious 96"-screen home theater/media room and lounge area with guest bathroom. The fully furnished dining room is perfect for dinner party entertainment, while the state-of-the-art, fully equipped European kitchen on the first floor allows for multiple cooks.
The guesthouse comprising two guest suites, both with en-suite bathrooms on the second floor. For after-dinner entertainment, the first floor features a luxury billiards room with wet bar and guest bathroom.
The third building comprises of one guest suite with a private sitting area and an en-suite bathroom on the second floor as well as another guest suite complete with a lounge and a guest bathroom on the first floor. The 800-square-foot wine cellar situated in the basement provides ample storage space.