HGTV's Ultimate House Hunt 2015: See the Winners

The results are in: Check out the incredible homes that earned your votes in all 10 categories of HGTV's Ultimate House Hunt, from a rustic lakefront retreat in Georgia to a tropical escape in Hawaii.

Photo By: Macdonald Real Estate Group Inc., a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Macdonald Real Estate Group Inc., a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Macdonald Real Estate Group Inc., a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Macdonald Real Estate Group Inc., a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Windermere Real Estate, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Windermere Real Estate, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Windermere Real Estate, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Windermere Real Estate, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Harry Norman Realtors, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Harry Norman Realtors, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Harry Norman Realtors, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Hawaii Life Real Estate Brokers, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Hawaii Life Real Estate Brokers, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Hawaii Life Real Estate Brokers, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Hawaii Life Real Estate Brokers, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Hawaii Life Real Estate Brokers, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Hawaii Life Real Estate Brokers, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Hawaii Life Real Estate Brokers, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Hawaii Life Real Estate Brokers, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Lila Delman Real Estate, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Lila Delman Real Estate, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Lila Delman Real Estate, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Lila Delman Real Estate, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: McGuire Real Estate, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: McGuire Real Estate, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: McGuire Real Estate, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: McGuire Real Estate, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Willis Allen Real Estate, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Willis Allen Real Estate, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Willis Allen Real Estate, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Willis Allen Real Estate, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: John L. Scott Real Estate, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: John L. Scott Real Estate, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: John L. Scott Real Estate, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: John L. Scott Real Estate, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Hawaii Life Real Estate Brokers, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Hawaii Life Real Estate Brokers, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Hawaii Life Real Estate Brokers, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Hawaii Life Real Estate Brokers, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

International Homes Winner: Squamish, BC, Canada — Presented by Macdonald Real Estate Group Inc., a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Gated and protected by five security cameras, this ultra-private 13-acre estate was your favorite in the International Homes category. This backyard view shows off the pairing of stone and neutral siding that were used for the exterior. The landscape and hardscape includes a small pond and evergreen trees.

From: Macdonald Real Estate Group, Inc. and Luxury Portfolio International®

International Homes Winner: Squamish, BC, Canada — Presented by Macdonald Real Estate Group Inc., a member of Luxury Portfolio International

The spacious living room features large windows that highlight the surrounding mountain view, as well as a vaulted exposed beam ceiling that gives the space a larger appearance. A floor-to-ceiling gray stone fireplace lends a cozy vibe, while a brown leather sofa offers a cozy place for relaxing.

From: Macdonald Real Estate Group, Inc. and Luxury Portfolio International®

International Homes Winner: Squamish, BC, Canada — Presented by Macdonald Real Estate Group Inc., a member of Luxury Portfolio International

The master bathroom features a drop-in bathtub positioned immediately in front of a floor-to-ceiling gray stone fireplace. Large windows provide a mountain view, while a glass door allows for outdoor patio access.

From: Macdonald Real Estate Group, Inc. and Luxury Portfolio International®

International Homes Winner: Squamish, BC, Canada — Presented by Macdonald Real Estate Group Inc., a member of Luxury Portfolio International

The large backyard allows room for a stone-lined stream and an abundance of colorful foliage.

From: Macdonald Real Estate Group, Inc. and Luxury Portfolio International®

Urban Abodes Winner: Seattle — Presented by Windermere Real Estate, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

The winner of the Urban Abodes category is an extraordinary Queen Anne-style home boasting beautiful vistas and in-city privacy. In the master bedroom, floor-to-ceiling windows frame marvelous views of Seattle. A soft, neutral color palette allows the scenery and colorful artwork to be the main focus.

From: Windermere Real Estate and Luxury Portfolio International®

Urban Abodes Winner: Seattle — Presented by Windermere Real Estate, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Overlooking the Seattle waterfront, the dining nook offers casual dining for four and features full-length windows to take advantage of the beautiful views.

From: Windermere Real Estate and Luxury Portfolio International®

Urban Abodes Winner: Seattle — Presented by Windermere Real Estate, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Perfect for outdoor entertaining, the deck boasts striking city views of Seattle, which glows brightly under the night sky. Potted plants are arranged around the pergola, which provides some cover and ambient lighting.

From: Windermere Real Estate and Luxury Portfolio International®

Urban Abodes Winner: Seattle — Presented by Windermere Real Estate, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

In the backyard, a private patio surrounded by a lush garden creates a whimsical, relaxing spot to enjoy alfresco dining.

From: Windermere Real Estate and Luxury Portfolio International®

Overall Winner + Waterfront Homes Winner: Tiger, Ga. — Presented by Harry Norman Realtors, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

The professionally equipped kitchen is the ultimate centerpiece for entertaining with three islands, four dining areas and a cozy fireplace. 

Overall Winner + Waterfront Homes Winner: Tiger, Ga. — Presented by Harry Norman Realtors, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

The residence has a total of six fireplaces, one of which warms up the large and relaxed living room. Wood beams criss-cross the ceiling and a large stone archway welcomes occupants into the kitchen.

Overall Winner + Waterfront Homes Winner: Tiger, Ga. — Presented by Harry Norman Realtors, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

The huge covered porch with its incredible tree-trunk beams and posts acts like an outdoor great room and includes a large stone fireplace, multiple lounging areas and a dining table.

Privacy, Please Winner: Omao, Hawaii — Presented by Hawaii Life Real Estate Brokers, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Set on 26 acres on Kauai's sunny South Side, the ranch-style estate that won in the Privacy, Please category offers an infinity-edge pool, a 12-foot hot tub and 1,600 square feet of covered lanais. A custom finish on the pool surround mimics the rippling water and blends in nicely with the lush, tropical landscape.

From: Hawaii Life Real Estate Brokers and Luxury Portfolio International®

Privacy, Please Winner: Omao, Hawaii — Presented by Hawaii Life Real Estate Brokers, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

The deep blue ripples of a stunning infinity-edge pool lead the eye to a breathtaking vista of mountain and valley. This idyllic backyard also features flowering gardens and an outdoor kitchen.

From: Hawaii Life Real Estate Brokers and Luxury Portfolio International®

Privacy, Please Winner: Omao, Hawaii — Presented by Hawaii Life Real Estate Brokers, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

The entryway of this Hawaiian stunner features an arched doorway with an intricate, carved wood transom and iron-laced doors. A warm faux finish on the walls gives the space a cozy, homey feel despite its grand dimensions. A covered portico protects arriving guests from the elements, whether sun or rain.

From: Hawaii Life Real Estate Brokers and Luxury Portfolio International®

Privacy, Please Winner: Omao, Hawaii — Presented by Hawaii Life Real Estate Brokers, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Ample lighting in and around the custom pool creates a beautiful outdoor space that's usable at all hours of the day and night.

From: Hawaii Life Real Estate Brokers and Luxury Portfolio International®

Glass Houses Winner: Haena, Hawaii — Presented by Hawaii Life Real Estate Brokers, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Nestled behind private gates, this contemporary estate earned top honors in the Glass Houses category. The airy living room features a neutral upholstered sofa and armchairs paired with floor-to-ceiling windows that showcase the stunning ocean view.

From: Hawaii Life Real Estate Brokers and Luxury Portfolio International®

Glass Houses Winner: Haena, Hawaii — Presented by Hawaii Life Real Estate Brokers, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

The open-plan dining room allows for easy transition between the kitchen and dining spaces, while exposed beam vaulted ceilings give the rooms a spacious look. Natural light streams through windows on both sides of the room, illuminating the dark brown dining table and chairs. 

From: Hawaii Life Real Estate Brokers and Luxury Portfolio International®

Glass Houses Winner: Haena, Hawaii — Presented by Hawaii Life Real Estate Brokers, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

An exposed beam vaulted ceiling and cherry hardwood floors add an exotic touch to the bedroom, while floral throw pillows keep the decor fun. Sliding glass doors provide access to the deck with a waterfront view.

From: Hawaii Life Real Estate Brokers and Luxury Portfolio International®

Glass Houses Winner: Haena, Hawaii — Presented by Hawaii Life Real Estate Brokers, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

The contemporary estate boasts gorgeous vaulted ceilings and floor-to-ceiling windows that allow a panoramic ocean view. A wraparound deck provides several spots for outdoor entertaining and relaxing.

From: Hawaii Life Real Estate Brokers and Luxury Portfolio International®

Tiny Homes Winner: Westerly, R.I. — Presented by Lila Delman Real Estate, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Recently renovated, your favorite Tiny Home is a Cape Cod-style beach cottage set on Misquamicut Beach, which offers an array of family-friendly activities, including Blues on the Beach, a carousel, go-carts, batting cages, kiddie rides, weekly big screen movies on the beach, loads of terrific restaurants and much more.

Tiny Homes Winner: Westerly, R.I. — Presented by Lila Delman Real Estate, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Bright and airy, the family room invites indoor-outdoor living with a large, sliding glass door connecting the space to the beachfront, wraparound deck.

Tiny Homes Winner: Westerly, R.I. — Presented by Lila Delman Real Estate, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

White shaker-style cabinets paired with soft gray stone countertops produce a classic, clean look for this kitchen design. A shimmery mosaic tile backsplash and minimal coastal accessories are the perfect combo for the tiny beachfront home.

Tiny Homes Winner: Westerly, R.I. — Presented by Lila Delman Real Estate, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Overlooking stunning views of Misquamicut Beach in Rhode Island, the wraparound deck offers alfresco dining as well as lounge chairs to enjoy some sunbathing.

Homes With a History Winner: Belvedere, Calif. — Presented by McGuire Real Estate, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

This three-level home, which earned the most votes in the Homes With a History category, was originally built circa 1904 by C.O. Perry, a wealthy San Francisco banker. The home underwent a $30 million restoration to retain its original architectural detail while bringing the property into the 21st century. Secluded on Belvedere Island's southeastern crest, the Greek Revival-style masterpiece offers unobstructed 270-degree views that encompass the San Francisco city skyline, the Golden Gate and Bay Bridges, Angel Island and the picturesque waters of the bay.

From: McGuire Real Estate and Luxury Portfolio International®

Homes With a History Winner: Belvedere, Calif. — Presented by McGuire Real Estate, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Large, open windows and French doors in the lavish living room boast spectacular views that extend from Angel Island and the majestic Raccoon Strait to the Golden Gate Bridge and San Francisco city skyline. Elegant furnishings fill the room for sophisticated entertaining.

From: McGuire Real Estate and Luxury Portfolio International®

Homes With a History Winner: Belvedere, Calif. — Presented by McGuire Real Estate, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

The master suite boasts its own seating area complete with breathtaking water views. Furnishings in crisp whites and soft neutrals combine with ample natural light to create a bright, airy atmosphere.

From: McGuire Real Estate and Luxury Portfolio International®

Homes With a History Winner: Belvedere, Calif. — Presented by McGuire Real Estate, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

The covered porch — which offers astonishing views from all vantage points — features a seating area and dining area with comfortable, casual furniture. The large white columns enclosing the space underscore the home's grandeur.

From: McGuire Real Estate and Luxury Portfolio International®

Amazing Kitchens Winner: Dana Point, Calif. — Presented by Willis Allen Real Estate, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

An open floor plan kitchen with creamy cabinets, marble countertops and an ornate range hood got your support in the Amazing Kitchens category. Two kinds of marble tile are used as the backsplash: thin rectangles above the countertops and a herringbone pattern above the stove top. 

From: Willis Allen Real Estate and Luxury Portfolio International®

Amazing Kitchens Winner: Dana Point, Calif. — Presented by Willis Allen Real Estate, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

The open kitchen features several dining areas: a long, rectangular table, a cozy breakfast nook and a trio of barstools at the center island. 

From: Willis Allen Real Estate and Luxury Portfolio International®

Amazing Kitchens Winner: Dana Point, Calif. — Presented by Willis Allen Real Estate, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

A contemporary chandelier sits above a cozy breakfast nook. Potted plants flank the space, bringing a touch of nature indoors. 

From: Willis Allen Real Estate and Luxury Portfolio International®

Amazing Kitchens Winner: Dana Point, Calif. — Presented by Willis Allen Real Estate, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

The open floor plan of this southern California home allows for breathtaking views of the ocean from practically anywhere. Just off the kitchen, the comfortable living room leads to an outdoor loggia with graphic-patterned sectional. 

From: Willis Allen Real Estate and Luxury Portfolio International®

Curb Appeal Winner: Central Point, Ore. — Presented by John L. Scott Real Estate, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

A custom wrought-iron gate opens to cobble stone pavers and a circular driveway on this spacious private property, the winner of the Curb Appeal category. The Spanish-style luxury estate has stunning views of the Oregon valley.

Curb Appeal Winner: Central Point, Ore. — Presented by John L. Scott Real Estate, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

The sunny patio has a fountain, dining area and beautiful landscaping.

Curb Appeal Winner: Central Point, Ore. — Presented by John L. Scott Real Estate, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

The brick patio is covered with a pergola and surrounded by greenery.

Curb Appeal Winner: Central Point, Ore. — Presented by John L. Scott Real Estate, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Inside the home, a large, open-plan kitchen is designed with lots of natural light. Beautiful Spanish-style details add charm throughout the residence.

Backyard Retreats Winner: Princeville, Hawaii — Presented by Hawaii Life Real Estate Brokers, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

The winner of the Backyard Retreats category blends first-rate outdoor features with incredible views. Step out onto this stone patio and kick back in one of the lounge chairs lining the home's 50-foot salt water pool and waterfall grotto. Just beyond the pool area lies a variety of tropical foliage and flowering plants, while off in the distance is a panoramic view of the mountains framing Hawaii's Hanalei Bay.

From: Hawaii Life Real Estate Brokers and Luxury Portfolio International®

Backyard Retreats Winner: Princeville, Hawaii — Presented by Hawaii Life Real Estate Brokers, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Lush tropical greenery and flowers line the pool's edge adding to the natural "decor" of the outdoor space.

From: Hawaii Life Real Estate Brokers and Luxury Portfolio International®

Backyard Retreats Winner: Princeville, Hawaii — Presented by Hawaii Life Real Estate Brokers, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Illuminated at night, the multiple windows throughout this Hawaii-based home shows off the many rooms throughout the home, including an open-air great room, a guest room and a private master suite.

From: Hawaii Life Real Estate Brokers and Luxury Portfolio International®

Backyard Retreats Winner: Princeville, Hawaii — Presented by Hawaii Life Real Estate Brokers, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Inside the home, a brown wicker sectional and ottomans with neutral cushions provide ample room for relaxing, while the mountain view, pool and waterfall add the appeal of outdoor life.

From: Hawaii Life Real Estate Brokers and Luxury Portfolio International®