More than 25 percent of the U.S. properties listed for $25 million or more are in California, according to the 13th annual edition of Ultimate Homes. The 14th will be out in May, and is likely to show the same result. As a nod to The Golden State’s real estate swagger, we wanted to dedicate a portion of our annual winter waterfront issue to the Cali Coast. From an $85 million manse on a landmark Malibu site to a near-new Santa Barbara estate on almost 5 acres, enjoy our presentation of the 101 most expensive California coastal homes currently for sale.

$85,000,000
23800 Malibu Crest Drive, Malibu
Situated on one of Malibu’s landmark sites, this private property offers views overlooking Santa Monica Bay, Catalina Island and Malibu Colony.
Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage

$81,500,000
6962 Wildlife Road, Malibu
This secluded masterpiece rises above the Point Dume Bluffs on 4-plus acres with stunning views of the Pacific.
Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage

$65,000,000
120 Montecito Ranch Lane, Summerland
This world-class, 19-acre polo ranch estate near the renowned Santa Barbara Polo Club offers amazing ocean and mountain views.
Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage

$63,500,000
4100 Calle Isabella, San Clemente
La Casa Pacifica comprises of two parcels on 5.45 acres and rests on one of Southern California’s largest sections of coastal residential real estate.
Sotheby’s International Realty

$57,500,000
33740 Pacific Coast Highway, Malibu
This newly constructed, gated and private bluff-top retreat offers a sun-filled main house with impeccable craftsmanship on 1.72 acres.
Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage

$55,000,000
33603 Pacific Coast Highway, Malibu
This state-of-the-art, 25-acre equestrian ranch compound sits behind a private gate overlooking Malibu’s beautiful ocean.
Sotheby’s International Realty

$55,000,000
2825 Padaro Lane, Carpinteria
Featuring a 2-bedroom ranch, this home’s coastline vistas and breathtaking 10+ acres make it a rare jewel on the coveted Southern California Coast.
Coldwell Banker Property Shoppe

$55,000,000
7292 Exotic Garden Drive, Cambria
This Palladian-inspired estate on 80 acres includes a coastal Pinot Noir vineyard, full equestrian facilities and unobstructed 180-degree ocean views.
Pacific Sotheby’s International Realty

$52,000,000
22506 Pacific Coast Highway, Malibu
Unique one-of-a-kind Carbon Beach property offers approximately 130 feet of beach frontage and one of the deepest properties on the beach.
Hilton & Hyland

$51,000,000
2431 Riviera Drive, Laguna Beach
Situated in Laguna Beach, ‘Villa Dei Tramonti’ opens directly onto the sand with a Mediterranean Revival-style and the ambiance of a private resort.
Compass

$50,000,000
33218 Pacific Coast Highway, Malibu
This two-story home is a very private and secluded beachside estate on 3 park-like acres with mature trees, panoramic ocean views and a path to the beach.
Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage

$48,500,000
9751 El Camino Real, Gaviota
This historical 214-acre ranch estate includes a stately 5-bedroom Casa Grande mansion built in the 1920s with classic California Spanish-style architecture.
Kerry Mormann & Associates

$44,000,000
4130 Calle Isabella, San Clemente
Located in a guard-gated community, this nearly 3-acre gated compound offers spacious rooms and approximately 13,000 square feet of living area.
Compass

$41,888,000
3290 17 Mile Drive, Pebble Beach
This oceanfront estate is bathed in natural light and offers vaulted ceilings, an open floor plan with a spectacular kitchen and indoor-outdoor living spaces.
Mike Canning
Canning Properties Group,
Sotheby’s International Realty

$40,000,000
39 Beach View Ave, Dana Point
Dramatic and sensual, the nearly 14,000-square-foot residence has expansive spaces, an open floor plan and breathtaking views of the ocean.
Stanfield Real Estate

$40,000,000
1 Buggy Whip Drive, Rolling Hills
This authentic Spanish estate is perched 1,100 feet above L.A. with 180-degree panoramic views of the beaches, downtown and the San Gabriel Mountains.
Forbes Corrales Coastal Properties

$40,000,000
2955 E. Valley Road, Montecito
Breathtaking views of ocean and mountains greet you upon arrival to this extraordinary, 8.24-acre estate nestled in the hills of Montecito.
Sotheby’s International Realty

$38,500,000
13600 Calle Real, Goleta
Surrendering to spectacular proportions, this villa accounts for unparalleled opportunities to experience the vibrancy of unspoiled surroundings.
Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage

$38,000,000
1690 San Remo Drive, Pacific Palisades
This exquisite home reminiscent of the great manor homes of 18th century England resides on over an acre of land in the Pacific Palisades Riviera.
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Properties

$37,750,000
1830 Rincon Ave, Escondido
In addition to panoramic ocean views, this 290.95-acre luxury mountaintop estate is extremely private and surrounded by 6,000 acres of open space.
Pacific Sotheby’s International Realty

$37,500,000
2475 S Coast Highway, Laguna Beach
“Rockledge By The Sea” is one of the most extraordinary oceanfront compounds in Laguna Beach with 190 feet of ocean frontage and cove access.
Compass

$37,500,000
1104 Channel Drive, Dana Point
This rare, wide-open ocean-view Contemporary built in 2008 captures the essence of paradise and elegant modern architecture.
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Properties

$35,000,000
14200 Calle Real, Goleta
Surrounded by large coastal ranch properties, Villa della Costa overlooks the Gaviota Coast and its panorama of spectacular untouched seaside landscape.
Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage

$32,750,000
4347 Marina Drive, Santa Barbara
This architectural masterpiece offers walls of glass throughout, inviting easy living out to the pool, guesthouse, lawns, gardens and bluff top ocean views.
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Properties

$29,985,000
27465 Winding Way, Malibu
This estate is positioned on a

private, 4.8-acre knoll top with unobstructed ocean views of Catalina, reminiscent of the great villas on the Amalfi Coast.
Westside Estate Agency

$29,500,000
2529 S. Coast Highway, Laguna Beach
The estate consists of a main residence with 5 bedrooms, 4 private villas and 2 attached guests rooms.
Teles Properties Inc.

$28,950,000
33 Strand Beach Drive, Dana Point
Enjoy panoramic views of the blue Pacific and direct beach access at this Balinese-style beachfront home with 9,800 square feet of living space.
The Smith Group

$27,900,000
1590 E. Mountain Drive, Santa Barbara
Sweeping ocean views, stunning architecture and impeccable quality coalesce on nearly 2.5 acres to create a lovely 10,000-square-foot estate in Montecito.
Riskin Partners

$27,900,000
39 Strand Beach Drive, Dana Point
This elegant showplace boasts 9,300 square feet of exquisitely appointed, contemporary space designed by architect Bob White and built by Carl Akins.
Compass

$26,900,000
3619 Ocean Boulevard, Corona Del Mar
Designed by architect Brion Jeannette, this home is tucked into the cliffs between two of the coast’s best beaches and is exceptionally private.
Kim Walker & Mollie Butcher
Surterre Properties

$26,500,000
92 Emerald Bay, Laguna Beach
Situated on the front row of Emerald Bay, this home is nestled between the Pacific Ocean and the hillsides of the Laguna Coast Wilderness Park.
Villa Real Estate

$26,500,000
2709 Vista Oceano Lane, Summerland
Tuscany Oaks, a 20-acre estate inspired by the Italian countryside, combines sublime coastal and mountain views.
Joyce Rey
Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage

$25,995,000
31 Strand Beach Drive, Dana Point
Designed by architect Ed Lorbach, Casa Paraiso is a 7,831-square-foot, 4-bedroom home that echoes a relaxed, minimalist taste.
The McMonigle Team

$25,900,000
156 Emerald Bay, Laguna Beach
Held in the same family since 1932, ‘El Parador’ features a private beach area with almost 70 feet of frontage in the private community of Emerald Bay.
Compass

$25,888,000
31887 Circle Drive, Laguna Beach
Perched on a projection jutting out from a premier bluff top, this home features unobstructed 270-degree panoramic views and complete privacy.
Teles Properties

$25,495,000
25 Montage Way, Laguna Beach
Set at one of the world’s most prestigious resorts, this newly constructed custom estate heightens every experience, making life truly extraordinary.
The Smith Group

$25,000,000
2800 Ocean Front, Laguna Beach
This wonderful multi-family property features a main home, 2 additional units and tremendous possibilities.
Sotheby’s International Realty

$25,000,000
417 Paseao De La Playa, Redondo Beach
With over 62,000 square feet of beachfront property on 2 separate parcels, this dramatic compound is almost impossible to duplicate.
Vista Sotheby’s International Realty

$25,000,000
16421 Pacific Coast Highway, Pacific Palisades
This residential property just south of Sunset Boulevard offers 33 magical acres and unobstructed Queen’s Necklace views.
Hilton & Hyland

$25,000,000
34 Maple Street, San Francisco
A masterpiece built by renowned architect Hermann Barth, this English Tudor estate features unparalleled quality, attention to detail and fine artistry.
McGuire Real Estate

$24,995,000
110 15th Street, Del Mar
This 5,244-square-foot, single-family home located in Del Mar has four bedrooms and four and a half baths.
Barry Estates, Inc.

$24,900,000
100 Stratford Court, Del Mar
Newly constructed coastal Mediterranean home is nestled among the Torrey Pines State Reserve, with the most amazing views of the Pacific Ocean.
Pacific Sotheby’s International Realty

$24,900,000
29917 Pacific Coast Highway, Malibu
A Douglas W. Burdge-designed modern Tuscan villa perched just above Malibu’s Zuma Beach with over four acres and commanding views.
The Agency

$23,995,000
2722 The Strand, Manhattan Beach
At 6,967 square feet, this is the largest oceanfront double lot on the market in the highly desirable, world-famous Manhattan Beach.
Keller Williams Realty

$23,888,800
9 Strand Beach Drive, Dana Point
Built in a modern-Mediterranean style, this rare estate enjoys panoramic ocean views and Catalina sunset views from virtually every room.
The McMonigle Team

$23,500,000
10 Coral Ridge, Newport Beach
From its perch on the Newport Coast the magnificent Mediterranean-inspired exterior of this home leads to a crisp, transitional, modern-styled interior.
Surterre Properties

$23,000,000
11 Clear Water, Newport Coast
With hand-finished details and thoughtful design elements, this 7-bedroom, 12-bath residence offers a state-of-the-art twist on classical architecture.
Surterre Properties

$22,900,000
57 Monarch Bay Drive, Dana Point
This newly constructed oceanfront home in Monarch Bay boasts a coastal Mediterranean design on a large lot with coastline and ocean views.
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Properties

$22,750,000
1552 Cypress Drive, Pebble Beach
One of only five properties located along Pebble Beach’s famed 18th hole, this extraordinary location truly presents a historic opportunity.
Mike Canning
Canning Properties Group,
Sotheby’s International Realty

$22,500,000
2160 Balboa Avenue, Del Mar
Completed in 2015, this Coastal Contemporary masterpiece redefines ultimate style and luxury with extraordinary architecture and design.
Pacific Sotheby’s International Realty

$22,500,000
3055 Padaro Lane, Carpinteria
Ensconced behind massive gates, this private oceanfront estate is set on two parcels totaling 4.37 acres with 350 feet of ocean frontage.
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Properties

$21,995,000
12 Bay Island, Newport Beach
Among the most coveted, landmark properties in Orange County, this private seaside sanctuary captures harbor views from Newport Beach.
Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage

$21,995,000
4501 Camden Drive, Corona del Mar
This incredible estate was designed with traditional architectural materials and offers a contemporary, open-floor- plan concept for maximum ocean views.
Arbor Real Estate

$21,500,000
28868 Cliffside Drive, Malibu
This remodeled bluff top Ranch-style home offers ocean views from every room and wood floors throughout.
Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage

$21,500,000
691 Picacho Lane, Santa Barbara
Sweeping ocean views and dramatic mountain views are on full display at this 5-acre estate located on Montecito’s famed Picacho Lane.
Riskin Partners

$21,000,000
121 Hollister, Goleta
Parcel 121 is one of only 28 “front row” parcels within the exclusive Hollister Ranch and the only one listed at this time!
Kerry Mormann & Associates

$20,900,000
3 Rim Ridge, Newport Beach
This ultra-private retreat is set on an extraordinary oversized 29,000-plus-square-foot lot encompassing a span of 225 feet of unimpeded views.
Surterre Properties

$20,900,000
11 Needle Grass, Irvine
The interior and exterior design of this home capture an authentic captivating European lifestyle.
Chris Valli
Chris Valli & Associates,
Surterre Properties

$20,195,000
8383 Lone Palm Drive, Cambria
This exquisite oceanfront home offers approximately 8,700 square feet and 1,000 feet of sandy beach on the central coast of California.
Jack Posemsky Real Estate

$20,000,000
23746 Malibu Road, Malibu
From the beachfront deck to the generous open space of the private guesthouse, this property is perfect for entertaining.
Douglas Elliman Real Estate

$20,000,000
851 Buena Vista Drive, Santa Barbara
Designed as the ultimate family retreat, this compound is sited on two-plus acres of breathtaking Montecito scenery with ocean and harbor views.
Compass

$19,995,000
24 Lagunita Drive, Laguna Beach
Simple, elegant and flawlessly composed, this new oceanfront residence rests on the sands of the most scenic cove in Laguna Beach.
Compass

$19,995,000
31412 Broad Beach Road, Malibu
This contemporary Cape Cod multi-level home offers dramatic whitewater coastline views from almost every room.
Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage

$19,990,000
3002 Sandy Lane, Del Mar
Situated in an exclusive gated community on the sand, you can entertain and enjoy dining al fresco in this spectacular oceanfront estate.
Pacific Sotheby’s International Realty

$19,988,000
7400 Vista Del Mar Ave, La Jolla
Directly on the sand at one of La Jolla’s premier beaches sits a stunning 8,300-square-foot estate designed by award- winning architect Don Edson.
Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage

$19,950,000
2932 Camino Del Mar, Del Mar
The essence of this gorgeous half-acre-plus property rests in the award-winning design, materials used and remarkable location.
Pacific Sotheby’s International Realty

$19,950,000
317 17th Street, Manhattan Beach
This spacious beach estate with stunning panoramic ocean views was designed and built with every imaginable luxury imaginable.
Vista Sotheby’s International Realty

$19,900,000
2805 Tennyson Place, Hermosa Beach
Located in Hermosa Beach, this estate was meticulously built with a balanced combination of architecture, design and timeless finishes.
The Agency

$19,800,000
170 Emerald Bay, Laguna Beach
With the perfect orientation for mornings on the balconies and sparkling city lights at night, this is one of the finest homes in Emerald Bay.
Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage

$19,800,000
5 Coral Ridge, Newport Coast
This estate has a 35-foot building height that allows for generous heights in every room with amazing ceiling design throughout all 3 levels.
RE/MAX Evolution

$19,750,000
27777 Winding Way, Malibu
Inspired by country homes of Southern France, La Vie en Rose was crafted to integrate into the hillside with 270-degree views of rolling hills and the ocean.
Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage

$19,000,000
14914 Corona Del Mar, Los Angeles
Situated on the Huntington Palisades Bluffs is one of the most beautiful estate locations in Los Angeles, with 210- degree, unobstructed panoramic views.
The Agency

$19,000,000
3205 Ballantrae Lane, Pebble Beach
Within close distance to Pebble Beach Golf Links, private gardens encompass the charming French-inspired guest quarters of this estate.
Sotheby’s International Realty

$18,500,000
1520 Roble Drive, Santa Barbara
This one-of-a-kind estate enjoys 1920s grandeur and has recently been transformed and stylized for modern living.
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Properties

$18,500,000
705 Riven Rock Road, Santa Barbara
Centered in Montecito’s best Golden Quadrangle location, this reconstructed home offers a large, formal living room, kitchen, two-story foyer and more.
Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage

$18,350,000
108 The Strand, Manhattan Beach
Located on the famed Strand, this trophy property features sleek details perfectly complemented by impeccable finishes and high

quality craftsmanship.
Douglas Elliman Real Estate

$18,000,000
9950 Cotharin Road, Malibu
This striking compound located on 20 acres of prime Malibu land blends architectural excellence with the highest standards of engineering.
Compass

$17,995,000
34551 Scenic Drive, Dana Point
Unobstructed ocean, city light, harbor and Catalina Island panoramas can be enjoyed from nearly every location on the property.
Engel & Volkers

$17,995,000
13 Lagunita Drive, Laguna Beach
Enjoy the waves rolling on the sand and Catalina Island sunsets from this premier oceanfront masterpiece on
Victoria Beach.
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Properties

$17,995,000
2661 Victoria Drive, Laguna Beach
The orientation of this contemporary home takes in Catalina sunsets, coastal lights, and glorious crashing waves to the north and south.
The McMonigle Team

$17,995,000
31038 Broad Beach Road, Malibu
This premier oceanfront villa offers the ultimate Malibu beach lifestyle with superb blend of modern elegance and impeccable craftsmanship.
Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage

$17,995,000
34555 Scenic Drive, Dana Point
Encompassing 2 home sites, this private and gated 1-acre compound presents an awe-inspiring setting atop the dramatic Dana Point Headlands.
Keller Williams Realty

$17,990,000
4 Midsummer, Newport Beach
Crystal Cove’s most luxurious new, custom estate features panoramic vistas stretching from Palos Verdes to Catalina to the harbor and coastline.
Surterre Properties

$17,950,000
199 Emerald Bay, Laguna Beach
At night, the surrounding hills and coastline provide a dramatic backdrop for entertaining at this spectacular residence in Emerald Bay.
Compass

$17,900,000
710 Picacho Lane, Montecito
Resting on 3.5 stunning acres at the end of a private drive, this is the perfect estate for those seeking privacy and incredible views in Montecito.
Riskin Partners

$17,700,000
31921 Coast Highway, Laguna Beach
Architecturally pleasing with gorgeous design and unparalleled craftsmanship, this residence seamlessly brings the Pacific Ocean and outdoors in.
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Properties

$17,588,000
3464 Sweetwater Mesa Road, Malibu
This astonishing home offers an unparalleled location atop a secluded 4.2 acres in guard-gated Serra Retreat overlooking Carbon Beach and Soho House.
Partners Trust

$17,500,000
165 Emerald Bay, Laguna Beach
This new-build Santa Barbara-style estate on an oversized lot in Emerald Bay emanates the finest in luxury living.
HOM Sotheby’s International Realty

$17,500,000
4160 La Ladera Road, Santa Barbara
Redefining Santa Barbara style, this newly built 2.3- acre ocean-view estate takes queues from Moroccan extravagance and minimalist design.
Riskin Partners

$17,000,000
10727 Wilshire Boulevard PH 4, Los Angeles
Just remodeled, this two-story unit features floor-to-ceiling windows, a formal dining area, gourmet kitchen, wine cellar and more.
Hilton & Hyland

$17,000,000
14930 Corona Del Mar, Pacific Palisades
Situated on the Huntington Palisades Bluffs is one of the most beautiful estate locations in Los Angeles, with 210-degree unobstructed views.
The Agency

$16,999,000
1 Harbor Island, Newport Beach
This palatial waterfront property is one of the most stunning works of architecture within the prestigious gated enclave of Harbor Island.
Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage

$16,995,000
2914 Ocean Boulevard, Corona del Mar
The scale and expanse of this landmark home seamlessly blurs the line between indoor and outdoor spaces.
Valia Properties

$16,950,000
17 Sailcrest, Newport Coast
A custom Mediterranean-inspired estate in the guard-gated community has unparalleled views of the ocean, city lights, Newport Harbor and Palos Verdes.
Surterre Properties

$16,950,000
7 Oakmont Drive, Los Angeles
This one-story Paul Williams classic on a vast 54,000-square-foot lot on prestigious Oakmont Drive leaves a lingering, awe-inspiring effect.
Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage

$16,950,000
4653 Via Roblada, Santa Barbara
Sited high on an oceanfront bluff on Via Roblada is a magnificent estate property of approximately 13 acres, with 399 feet of bluff top.
Sotheby’s International Realty

$16,950,000
3164 Palmero Way, Pebble Beach
Behind gracious gates is an 8,000-square-foot, custom-built home with an abundant use of stone, located in Pebble Beach.
Carmel Realty Co.

$16,800,000
1599 E Valley Road, Santa Barbara
Staggering mountain views and ocean vistas surround this one-of-a-kind, 1930s Cape Dutch estate, designed by noted architect, Ambrose Cramer.
Riskin Partners

$16,500,000
3500 The Strand, Hermosa Beach
A landmark home in Hermosa Beach, you can walk up
the stairs to get to Manhattan Beach and the Redondo Beach Pier.
Stroyke Properties Inc.

$16,500,000
4230 Cresta Ave, Santa Barbara
Experience staggering ocean and mountain views from this near-new, stunning estate on 4.8 private acres, never before on the market.
Riskin Partners

$15,995,000
405 Calle Alicia, San Clemente
Poised at the end of a private cul de sac, this residence looks straight out to Cottons Point with unobstructed views out to Catalina and the San Clemente Islands.
Century 21 Award