Luxury Homes for Sale in the Sacramento Area for Entertaining
The greater Sacramento area is known for its range of housing styles and price points, from modest family-friendly homes to country ranches, historic charmers to urban lofts. It also has its fair share of luxury properties, with high-end appliances, sparkling pools and plenty of room to roam. Luxury homes are even better when shared with friends and family, so many of these homes are designed with entertaining in mind. With gourmet kitchens, guest suites and tons of indoor and outdoor seating, these homes are ideal for gatherings large and small. Following are some of the best luxury homes for entertaining in the greater Sacramento area.
Log Cabin Living
This immaculate log cabin in Alta is made for entertaining! There are several large patios, a fire pit and an above-ground pool, plus a lush lawn for backyard games. There’s also a gourmet kitchen and even a sleeping loft so your guests have a place to retreat after a day exploring the mountains.
Hillside Estate with Lake Views
This stunning multi-level estate in El Dorado Hills has panoramic views of Folsom Lake. There’s an infinity edge pool, spa, deck, patio, fire pit and a built-in outdoor kitchen, so you can cook for the whole crew while taking in the views. Inside is a chef’s kitchen and butler’s pantry, and plenty of space for your guests to sprawl out and relax.
Imagine having your friends or family over for the weekend, relaxing on your wraparound deck overlooking the South Fork American River. This home in Coloma is steps to the water, accessed by a spiral staircase. Inside is an entertainer’s dream, with two subzero refrigerators, a Dynasty gas range and a dining bar.
Lush Backyard Garden
This custom home in Davis was designed for backyard entertaining. It’s a gardener’s delight, with verdant landscaping, blooming flowers and an abundance of shade trees, not to mention a patio and swim spa. There’s even a passthrough window from the kitchen.
Historic Spanish Estate
This unique property near midtown Sacramento was built in the 1930s. It features Spanish-style architecture and design, with stunning tilework throughout, plus built-ins. There’s also a detached studio & guest house with a living room and kitchen. Plus, there’s a swimming pool and shaded patio, perfect for spending time with out-of-town guests.
This luxury gated property in Granite Bay is made for gatherings! It features a gourmet kitchen any chef would love, plus two large family rooms. Outside, there’s a huge backyard with a year-round pond and waterfall, a heated pool and built-in spa, plus a 977-square foot guest house.
Sparkling Backyard Sanctuary
This prestigious home in Carmichael features a lush backyard that is sure to be your new favorite space. There are multiple hangout spots, so there’s enough room for all your friends and family. A pool, slide, oversized spa, water features and fire pit make it the perfect spot for gatherings.
This exquisite property in Clarksburg is reminiscent of a French chateau. Sitting on nearly 40 acres (including fields of lavender), it also has a second home that can be used as guest quarters or as an office. It features a unique outdoor patio room with a built-in fireplace, plus a high-end kitchen with a butler’s pantry, pastry board area, bar and wine fridge.
Spacious Roseville Estate
Have a large extended family? This huge property in Roseville has room for everyone! There are five bedrooms, each with its own ensuite bathroom, plus a detached granny flat for guests. There’s a chef’s kitchen with large pantry and expansive eating area. There’s even a covered patio and a pool.
*Featured photo courtesy Lyon Real Estate Cameron Park
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Elizabeth Penney is a content writer for Lyon Real Estate and the Lyon Local blog. A Sacramento native with a marketing background, she shares her insider knowledge on restaurants, attractions and outdoor activities throughout the greater Sacramento area and beyond.