10 Homes Perfect for Vacations and Staycations

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According to Gallup, July is the most popular month to take a vacation. Whether you decide to take a trip or choose the increasingly popular “staycation” route, your home during summer vacation plays an important role while you retreat, relax and recharge.

We have compiled an assortment of 10 beautiful homes that are perfect for vacationer and staycationers.

Staycation “Vacation spent at home or nearby” (merriam-webster.com)

There are various reasons why one may choose a staycation over a vacation. Some of the benefits of a staycation include more flexibility for a variety of activities, less of a hassle to plan, and of course overall savings on  lodging and airline tickets/gas. For many, a staycation is more relaxing and provides the unique opportunity to “be a tourist” in their own community or state.

1. Adams St, Boston, MA  $612,750

18th Century charm meets 21st Century comfort in this nearly 2,200-square-foot penthouse loft with a grand multi-pane arched window offering panoramic views of Baker Square and the Neponset River. The staycationer of this beautiful penthouse can enjoy laying by the pool or exploring all that Boston has to offer including shopping, restaurants, and entertainment. View Property

Currently listed by Michael Pallares with Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage in Boston, MA.

2. Green St, Philadelphia, PA $995,000

This beautiful 3,400-square-foot home is made ideal for a staycation. With a beautiful wine cellar, luxurious open kitchen, and spacious deck this home is perfect for both entertaining and relaxation. This home resides in the Fairmount/Art Museum neighborhood which offers rich culture and stunning art collections. View Property

Currently listed by Juliet Welker with Coldwell Banker Welker in Philadelphia, PA.

3. Swiss Ave, Dallas, TX $985,000

At nearly 5,000-square-foot this majestic 4-Square Prairie on historic Swiss Avenue is a true gem. Staycationers wanting to relax with friends and family can enjoy the updated large kitchen which opens to a wonderful patio in backyard that is great for entertaining. The owners of this home can also enjoy the warm weather while watching the historic boulevard from the incredible covered front porch. View Property

Currently listed by Elizabeth Mast with Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage in Dallas, TX.

4.E Calhoun Parkway, Minneapolis, MN $895,000

Why leave your house when you can enjoy gorgeous lake views from the comfort of your own home? This recently updated home is impeccably maintained and an oasis for recharging from the outside world. View Property

Currently listed by Barry Berg with Coldwell Banker Burnet in Minneapolis, MN.

5. Mule Deer Trl, Littleton, CO $949,000

This North Ranch treasure sits on a stunning 17,000-square-foot lot. The luxurious gourmet kitchen alone is reason enough to never want to leave. View Property

Currently listed by Kimberly Ryan with Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage in Highlands Ranch, CO.


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