Home"The AZ Insider" with Kathy Shayna Shocket › AZ Insider: Peek Inside Michael Phelps AZ Home

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The Olympian swimmer's Paradise Valley pool and other luxuries. 

This 6,010 square-foot SPLASHY house in Paradise Valley, AZ, is home to the most decorated Olympian, swimmer Michael Phelps! Let's take a look inside. The pool of course is one of the splashiest luxuries in this newly built home. (Michael recently sold his Baltimore home and he and fiancee Nicole recently welcomed their first child.)

 Fit for an Olympian King, the five bedroom, for which he paid $2.5 million, is a masterpiece!

phelps bedroom view

Henry Mohrschladt, the award-winning builder of world-class sailboats & yachts, teamed up with Craig Banner of American Tradition Builders to create the stunning abode. 

phelps pool 

The estate’s craftsmanship and attention to detail  is seen throughout the property, boasting European stone, imported hardwood floors, custom lighting and top-of-the-line appliances,

 phelps kitchen

  There are four fireplaces, including a back outdoor living area, and a luxurious spa of course. It’s all pre-wired for full automation smartphone control. The patios have  imported Concha Stone quarried from an ancient seabed.     

phelps dining

The private home has lush landscaping, fruit trees, and beautiful views of Camelback mountain. 

The world famous athlete has said he and Nicole are looking forward to decorating a nursery.

 Will he add any water theme decor? Stay tuned.

kathy shayna shocket copy  Kathy Shayna Shocket, a freelance Writer, and TV- Field Producer based in Phoenix, AZ. The former TV-Reporter has written for publications such as TIME Magazine, Money Magazine, PEOPLE Magazine, The HollywoodReporter  and The NEW YORK TIMES. You can reach her at   This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it