6 Incredible Estate Rentals for Your Next Family Reunion Planning the perfect family reunion centers around finding that extra special destination.

In today's modern world families have become scattered far and wide, making family reunions where loved ones get the chance to catch up and reconnect more important than ever.

Choosing the right location for your event can be tricky. A luxury private estate eliminates all the common problems families encounter as they cater for all personalities and ages.

To help you along the way here are some of our top picks for family reunions that will create lasting memories for years to come:

Sag Harbor Estate - Hamptons, New York

From the picture perfect driveway to the beautifully crafted wooden floors and high vaulted ceilings, this gorgeous 6000 square foot home in the Hamptons is the ultimate city getaway for large families or those wanting ample of space. Indulge in five star family time with grand entertaining spaces complete with plush, inviting couches aside wood fireplaces and gorgeous wide windows where guests can take a peek at the inviting pool in the backyard.

Nothing beats relaxing poolside with a refreshing beverage in hand while basking in the light breeze from the nearby harbor. The heated gunite pool is accompanied by gazebo and bar making it the hub of the property both day and evening. A short walk will have you discover a private beach, tennis court and deep-water dock. Privacy isn't an issue either as this estate is totally gated and even has it's own guard house!

Top Family Features:

- Accommodates 50

- Private beach

- Gourmet chef's kitchen

- Deep-water dock

- Tennis court

Sag Harbor Estate - Hamptons, New York

Above The Clouds Estate - San Diego, California

For a totally private and luxurious family experience only the Above The Clouds Estate will do. Boasting 5 acres of beautiful and serene resort grounds that offer to die for panoramic views of the surrounding oceans and mountains, this location is perfect for those who love outdoor activities including hiking, mountain biking, yoga and meditation. With point to point glass and stunning pocket doors that melt into the walls you cannot tell where the indoors ends and the outdoors begins.

Family members of all ages will be blown away by the 60,000 gallon pool that doubles as your very own private water park with grotto, 40' luge slide, 15 person jacuzzi with river, waterfalls and beach entry! The outdoor fire pit is the place to be come nightfall where the whole family can huddle round, swap stories and roast marshmallows. Just 15 minutes from the property you'll find some of the best surf spots in the world with beautiful beaches and endless water sports. The local town also offers a world class retail experience for the shopaholics of the family.

Top Family Features:

- Accommodates 21

- Private water park

- Fully equipped indoor and outdoor kitchen

- 5 private acres with stunning views

- Authentic Native American Medicine Wheel

Above The Clouds Estate - San Diego, California

St Helena Vineyard Estate - St Helena, California

This luxury estate is the perfect location for an intimate family reunion as it is located in the Napa Valley, in the foothills of St Helena, and comes complete with 5 acres of wonderful grounds and a host of fantastic amenities to enjoy. With a 5,000 square foot main house, and 1,200 square foot guest house, you and your family will have plenty of space to relax and unwind, whilst still enjoying the experience of togetherness in the estate.

It is as picturesque outside as it is exciting inside, with a pool and spa overlooking the beautifully manicured gardens and state of the art entertainment centers inside the main house. It even comes complete with a separate game/media building which often ends up being the focal point during an evening time as it is fitted with a huge flat screen TV, pool table, and tennis court.

Top Family Features:

- Accommodates 12

- Seperate game/media building

- Swimming pool & spa

- Tennis court

- Beautiful grounds

St Helena Vineyard Estate - St Helena, California

Holman Ranch - Carmel Valley, California

If you are looking for the ideal home away from home then the Holman Ranch in Carmel Valley, California is the property for you. Nestled among charming gardens, serene mountain views and mesmerizing rolling hills, this private estate offers old world charm coupled with modern day conveniences. Activities are a plenty at this estate ranging from archery to picnics and spa treatments, meaning there is something for everyone to enjoy.

If you and your family are wine lovers then the Holman Ranch will feel like heaven on earth. By day you can explore the wondrous vineyards and olive groves that surround the historic property and by night you can sit back, relax and indulge in a bottle or two of your favorite Sauvignon Blanc or Pinot Noir harvested from the delicious trees located right on your doorstep. This rustic country retreat is a place of togetherness, celebration and family, making it the perfect destination to create once in a life time memories.

Top Family Features:

- Historic vineyard and winery

- Fully restored stone hacienda

- Breathtaking vistas from every angle

- Charming native gardens

- A stone's throw away from the Pacific Coast

Holman Ranch - Carmel Valley, California

Pine Bush Estate - Pine Bush, New York

If you’re looking for the perfect rural family getaway location, nothing could be more breathtaking than the Pine Bush Estate in New York. The traditional stone building is set in a magnificent 37 acre woodland which has been kept in pristine condition and offers a blend of peace and tranquility as well as excitement and adventure. Watch the wild deer and birds during the day and enjoy the unspoiled view of the stars by night.

All of the buildings, walls, and even the luxurious outdoor pool are constructed from local stone, helping to create its organic charm. It’s an ideal luxury location for a family who are looking to take advantage of the rural location and get out and about in the woodland while the sun is shining. The gardens have been expertly designed, and one particularly noticeable arrangement is the 150 lavender plant semi circle.

Top Family Features:

- Accommodates 7

- 37 Acre woodland

- Manicured gardens

- Outdoor swimming pool

- Close proximity to Minnewaska State Park

Pine Bush Estate - Pine Bush, New York

Malibu Valley Estate, Malibu, Los Angeles

Located 10 minutes from freeway 101 and just 5 minutes from PCH, the Malibu Valley estate is one of the most incredible locations to host your family reunion. As if the 2 acre grounds and breathtaking views of the rolling vineyards aren't enough, the estate comes fully equipped with some serious entertainment features to help release the stress and strain of everyday life.

The main residence is surrounded by an infinity swimming pool complete with its own 20 foot long waterfall. When you have finished splashing around in the pool, you and your family can always relax and unwind in the state of the art private cinema which comes complete with 18 automated reclining seats, surround sound, and of course a huge cinema screen. Those staying in the master bedroom will also get to enjoy the delights of a private balcony and huge circular spa bath.

Top Family Features:

- Accommodates 8

- Infinity swimming pool

- Private waterfall

- 18 Seat cinema theater

- Circular spa bath

Malibu Valley Estate, Malibu, Los Angeles

Your Turn...

Are you planning a family reunion any time soon? What gorgeous estates do you have your eye on?