Celebrities work hard to get popular and even harder to maintain their privacy. Theydo it by living in fortress-like homes to keep them away from the eyes of the public.But they also make sure that the fortress contains all the amenities and luxuries inlife. Here are celebrities that live the most luxurious lives.
25 50 Cent
The rapper 50 Cent has a home in Connecticut with 19 bedrooms, 37 bathrooms,six kitchens, five Jacuzzis, two snooker tables, night club, gym, tennis court, hometheater, shooting range and a pond. Mike Tyson originally owned it and the rapperfurther modified it to the tune of $6 million.
24 David Beckham
David Beckham has a mansion in Beverly Hills. The huge property features aswimming pool and is surrounded by lush trees, thus helping cool the place andproviding security from paparazzi.
23 Halle Berry
Halle Berry has a house in West Hollywood with a pool and a hot tub. What makesher place unique, however, are two fire places that are made out of real lava fromvolcanoes.
22 Mary J. Blige
Mary J. Blige has a New Jersey mansion that measures 18,250 square feet. It has itsown cinema, personal gym and basketball court. It also has an elevator.
21 Sandra Bullock
Sandra Bullock has a mansion in New Orleans with five bedrooms and fourbathrooms. The house has antique moldings and marble finishing. It also has a hugeswimming pool nestled among trees in the backyard.
20 Naomi Campbell
Naomi Campbell used to be a supermodel. She lives in a relatively simple house thathas three bedrooms and four bathrooms. It used to be the property of Ian Flemingand what it lacks in grandeur, it more than makes up for in location. The house is rightin front of the ocean in Jamaica.
19 George Clooney
George Clooney bought a house in Italy where he intends to live a quiet life amongthe tiny population of the town of Laglio. His house has its own jetty, swimming pool,gym and tennis courts.
18 Tom Cruise
Tom Cruise has his hideaway in Beverly Hills that sits on 1.4 acres of land. Thehouse has seven huge bedrooms and nine bathrooms. There are also private poolsand a tennis court.
17 Celine Dion
Celine Dion owns her own Waterpark in Jupiter Island in Florida. Pools and riverssurround the house. It also has several giant wells that supply the house with sixmillion gallons of water every year. Black and white furnishings adorn the entireinterior.
16 Larry Ellison
Larry Ellison is the founder of Oracle. The software giant has enriched him with somuch money that he bought not one, but 12 homes in Malibu. He then convertedthem into luxurious houses that could stand on their own, though the main houseis connected with a cable railway just in case one wants to transfer to theswimming area.
15 Richard Gere
Richard Gere’s home in Hampton is designed like a farmhouse. It has a vintage styleand design and imbues a lot of class and elegance. It cost him $9 million to completethis understated property.
14 Tony Hawk
From an offhand description of the house of Tony Hawk, it does not seem luxuriouswith its mere four bedrooms and three bathrooms. But the skateboarding legend alsohas a skating park to allow him to practice his skills. An entire building is also allottedfor guests.
13 Hugh Hefner
Hugh Hefner owns a property with a size of over 20,000 square feet on a sprawlingsix acres of land. It has 26 bedrooms and features an underground water areacalled the Grotto. It is known as The Playboy Mansion and it has Playboy playmatesrunning around in skimpy bikinis.
12 Jennifer Lopez
Jennifer Lopez has a mansion in Los Angeles that has seven bedrooms and 14bathrooms. It is adorned with art pieces and painted in white and other soft colors.
11 Ozzy Osbourne
Wild as he may seem, Ozzy Osbourne has a classic mansion in California. It has sixbedrooms and 10 bathrooms spread out over 10,953 square feet of property on landthat measures 2.3 acres. It also has a swimming pool.
10 Eddie Murphy
Eddie Murphy’s house is equipped with cold and hot swimming pools, tennis courts,bowling alley and two-level library. It also has a massive entertainment room.
9 Brad Pitt
8 Jerry Seinfeld
Jerry Seinfeld can probably live off royalties from his highly successful sitcom called“Seinfeld.” And he probably has been, judging from the East Hampton mansion hebought from Billy Joel. The house has its own baseball diamond and a garage tohouse Seinfeld’s Porsche collection.
7 Gene Simmons
Gene Simmons used to play bass guitar for Kiss. He has an amazing collection ofmemorabilia from his days as a rock star in the archive room of his California home.Oh, it also has four bedrooms and six bathrooms spread over 16,500 square feet ofproperty.
6 Will Smith
Will Smith will always be Fresh Prince to his fans and he lives like royalty in hiscastle in California. It has a lake, tennis court and basketball court. He paid morethan $20 million for the mansion that is so huge that it has been assigned its own zipcode.
5 Steven Spielberg
Steven Spielberg is a multi awarded director and producer. This can be clearly seeneven in his home as he has his own state-of-the-art studio right inside his house.He also has his own private stables in the mansion located in East Hampton in NewYork.
4 Rod Stewart
Rod Stewart is a huge football fan, which is why he has a football pitch right in hisown backyard. The house also has a track for karts, as well as a private beach.Inside is a veritable museum with its collection of pre-Raphaelite paintings, marblestatues and Regency furniture.
3 John Travolta
John Travolta has a mansion near Ocala in Florida that has several garages tohouse his collection of vehicles. But what really makes it more impressive is that ithas a hangar that allows him to park his Boeing 707 and Gulfstream right beside hishome.
2 Robbie Williams
Robbie Williams found a dream house in Los Angeles and took that as his home. Ithas eight bedrooms and nine bathrooms, along with a swimming pool and outdoorhot tub.
1 Oprah Winfrey
Oprah Winfrey’s California mansion has eight bedrooms and 14 bathrooms spreadover 23,000 square feet in 42 acres of land. It also has a modern cinema and a man-made lake that is home to several exotic fishes.