These homes for sale offer panoramic views and enviable lifestyles. Take a tour and see which view you’d like to wake up to everyday
A home with a special outlook offers a unique living experience — it expands the feeling of space, uplifts the spirits and offers endless pleasure as the seasons change.
A spectacular view transforms a home in a way that no clever makeover can, and it is something that just can’t be duplicated.
Here is our pick of homes for sale around the country with truly spectacular panoramas that offer exceptional lifestyles.
1. Special spot
This is a special spot with lovely sea and rural views close to booming Warkworth and Matakana with its farmers’ market and artisan shops.
The house has been designed to make the most of the views — wash the dishes, soak in the bath, wake up in the morning and entertain with the beautiful panorama as a backdrop.
Even the laundry has a lovely peaceful outlook. This really is the perfect place to relax and chill, with all the mod cons for easy family living.
2. Secluded hideaway
It’s hard to believe this secluded Waiheke hideaway is so close to the wharf for ferry rides back to the big smoke. Arresting sea views from the generous deck, living area and master bedroom across Orapiu Bay to Ponui Island are a fantastic feature of this hillside property.
Stroll to the beach, relax looking out over the surrounding native bush and enjoy the peace and quiet.
There’s nothing to be done here except settle in and revel in the tranquillity.
4. Beach central
Bask in a beach lifestyle with these amazing grandstand views of Manly and the Gulf from this home which has had a recent architectural makeover by LTD Architecture.
You simply can’t get closer to the water than this and the home takes full advantage of the unique location, framing the views from each room.
Within an easy commute to Auckland this is a great opportunity for downsizers wanting to enjoy a relaxed new phase of life, or check out the potential for further developing the generous site with dual access.
5. King of the castle
Be the king of the castle looking out from this beautiful Rotorua home with stupendous views over the city to the lake beyond.
The sunny open plan kitchen and living area opens to a verandah from where you can soak up the panoramic outlook and there’s plenty of flexibility in the layout to configure the house to your needs.
Relax in the spa, or with a glass of wine on the deck, and enjoy the pluses of living in this exceptional location.
6. Simply immaculate
You’ll love the easy living and gorgeous views out over surrounding vineyards and orchards to the sea from the living areas and deck of this immaculate Napier home.
Surrounded by sweeping lawns and a pretty garden there’s plenty of space for family activities.
The kitchen and living area make the most of the elevated views and there’s a choice of areas for al fresco entertaining. Self-contained one- bedroom accommodation is another bonus, offering plenty of options.
7. Just breathtaking
Wow! You’ll feel you’re living in an upmarket eagle’s eyrie when you’re in this exceptional Queenstown home with breathtaking views over the lake to the ranges beyond.
Floor to ceiling windows in the living area open to a deck that seems to float in space, with no boundary between you and that view.
All three bedrooms also enjoy captivating outlooks and every creature comfort has been taken care of in the high-spec kitchen and bathrooms. This really is luxurious living in an unforgettable location.
8. Exceptional outlook
There’s views as far as the eye can see over Tasman Bay from this lovely Nelson family home. Chill out on the deck and appreciate the wonderful vista, or lie in bed and look out to sea when you wake up each morning.
The home’s design makes the most of the beautiful outlook and is made for gracious entertaining and versatile family living.
A wonderful opportunity, close to Nelson’s humming city centre.
9. Twinkling lights
Perched above the harbour there are sweeping views back to the city capturing twinkling night lights from this family-friendly Dunedin home.
Relax on the window seat in spacious living area and check out the ever-changing bird’s eye view of the sea and Dunedin.
This really is a captivating spot offering something special, with plenty of sun and shelter to make the most of the location.