While Hermosa Beach is a relatively small city of just under 20,000, it is one of the more desirable places to live in all of Los Angeles County in Southern California. One of three cities along the beach in the county, bordered by Redondo Beach to the south and Manhattan Beach to the north, Hermosa Beach offers an exceptional number of outdoor activities while providing excellent access to the rest of the county. In addition, the fabled Hermosa Beach Pier, which is located at the end of Pier Avenue, offers one of the best shopping locations combined with dining and other entertainment that makes it the centerpiece of the community. But there are many other attractions as well that make living here so enjoyable.

With such a highly desirable location comes expensive housing, particularly along the beach itself. For those who are looking for the largest homes for sale in the Hermosa Beach area, here is a partial list of those available at the time of publication. Keep in mind that some of these homes may no longer be for sale, but you will get a general idea of their size, cost, and features.

1807 Valley Park Avenue
At 6,870 square feet, this incredible home located not far from the beach offers 6.5 bathrooms and 7 bedrooms for maximum comfort. The third-largest parcel in all of Hermosa Beach, the home is more like a resort thanks to its many features. A 25-foot vaulted entrance greets you as you enter the home. You’ll find a Savant home automation system, radial staircase, a Elon Musk signed Tesla Charging Station, and much, much more and that is just the inside. The outside features a large saltwater swimming pool, gas fire pit, state-of-the-art sports court which is 1,000 square feet on its own, and a tropical garden landscape. There is even a private guest house in the backyard as well which completes the many features of this remarkable home priced at just over $10 million.

The Strand
At a whopping 6,857 square feet, this six-bed, eight-bathroom villa is one of the prized homes in the community. Located right along the beach, this three-story villa offers a flat roof for private parties, sunbathing, or simply relaxation with friends and family. It also offers five parking spaces which include three covered and two uncovered garage spaces for vehicles. The home has all the features that you would expect for luxury living and a price tag of almost $19 million to match.

2104 Circle Drive
At an impressive 4,6,48 square feet, this impressive home offers both convenience in terms of location along with being in a quiet neighborhood. At five beds and six baths, there is plenty of room for your family and guests. Just two blocks from the beach, this home is also close to many attractions which include The Bottle Inn, the Green Sore, and Marthas where you can enjoy a good breakfast. But you have plenty of room to cook in this home thanks to the large kitchen along with the sumptuous living spaces. The gourmet kitchen offers many attributes which include a Viking wine cooler. But you may be drawn to the ample yard, large media room which can double as a playroom, and the custom-built deck on the rooftop that provides a panoramic view of the ocean. Plus, it features a BBQ eating area and fireplace to entertain you and your guests. It does come with a price tag of nearly $5.8 million, but you get so much for your investment.

249 33rd Street
At 4,141 square feet, this Cape Cod-style home offers a magnificent view of the ocean from atop its three-story structure thanks to a large, ocean-view balcony. With four bedrooms and six bathrooms, this home sits on the corner and offers plenty of attributes for someone looking to purchase a large house. Priced at just over $4.3 million, this remarkable home offers plenty of space while being close to the beach. The large windows allow for a remarkable view while bringing in plenty of natural light. Of the many features the home offers is a media center, wet bar, powder room, guest office suite complete with full bath, separate soaking tub and shower, and so much more.

2457 Myrtle Avenue
At precisely 4,000 square feet, this new construction features all the latest modern conveniences while still being roomy and comfortable for your family. With five bedrooms and five and half baths, this is a clean, well-designed home that is priced at $6.5 million. It is just a couple of blocks from the beach and the modern design includes a spectacular ocean-view entertainment deck on top of the three-story structure. The deck includes a canopy and outdoor kitchen so you can cook and spend as much time as you want outdoors.

Sliding glass doors lead to the private front yard while provides an additional area for kids, pets, and guests to entertain. The gourmet kitchen offers Thermadore appliances which are top of the line. Plus, there are many other features which includes a three-stop elevator, three-zone central heating and air conditioning, media room, and so much more. There are also plenty of home in Hermosa Beach that come in between 3,000 and 4,000 square feet which offer plenty of room for growing families. In addition, while some have been around for decades, many of the homes are recent constructions or have been remodeled or refurbished with modern conveniences. This means that you get an up-to-date residence that provides excellent conveniences along with exceptional attributes.

Living in Hermosa Beach has its advantages, most notably that you can drink in the California sunshine along a beautiful beach that is free of smog and pollution that comes from the city. But all this luxury living does come with a cost. Plus, with the demand so high for such homes, some of them may no longer be for sale. But at least you will know the general size for the larger residences and what you might expect to pay.