Picture the scene: It's a music video or a glitzy TV drama, and a festive (and perhaps scantilly clad) group sips champagne by a pool at a gleaming modern home overlooking the ocean.
Now what if you could stay there on your next vacation? Provided you have the money, you may be able to.
combed their listings for the most expensive properties in top vacation destinations. Options range from a luxurious oceanfront estate in Kailua, Hawaii for a mere $34,900 a week, to a waterfront villa in Miami Beach for $20,000.
Whether your goal is to live large for a week of your life, or just accommodate a large family or group of friends in luxury, browse the slideshow above to find an over-the-top escape option.
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