Lounge chairs were placed off the patio onto the lawn checkered stone area to allow more space poolside. The stones for the checkerboard pattern look nice poolside even in the wintertime when the furniture is put away. This was a last minute addition that really tied the design together.
Lavish Tropical Home Exterior With In Ground Pool and Spacious Covered Balcony
A stone tile patio encircles an in-ground pool in the backyard of this elegant home. Palm trees surrounding the space give a warm, tropical feel and add color against the neutral exterior tones. The landscaping and natural rock wall sections create a gorgeous collection of texture.
Waterfront Home With Spacious Swimming Pool Patio and Tropical Palms
A spacious patio and a covered balcony allow access to the gorgeous backyard view from any level of this home. Palm trees spaced throughout the yard give tropical decoration around the swimming pool and stone patio. The plant life and grass provide vibrant green color to liven the neutral exterior tones.
Backyard With Infinity Pool and Tropical Landscape
A relaxing backyard with a cozy lanai overlooks a swimming pool and the water. Relaxing, reflective and contemplative space with dense native planting to protect from the biting winter winds while maintaining clear views to the water was the design goal. An infinity edge pool was designed to create an even more dramatic view.
Tropical Plants Bordering Stone Walkway Leading to Luxurious Backyard Swimming Pool Landscaping
Thick, tropical plant life lines the walkway leading to this spacious backyard design. The swimming pool features raised tile columns and a large waterfall structure. Brown wicker chairs with blue cushions and striped lounge chairs provide comfortable seating options.
Tropical Landscape Design with a Water Feature, Bridge and Hut
The designer wanted to create specific rooms for the family to enjoy throughout their garden. The tiki hut became a tropical outdoor dining area with a dining table and chairs from Janus et Cie. The client also requested two more elements: a water feature and a bridge, which features oolite and coral stone.
This stunning backyard features a neutral stone pool with two sitting areas, one with brown wicker furniture and striped seat cushions. An orange umbrella covers the other lounge area, while palm trees and other tropical plants decorate the landscape.
With a pergola and palm trees providing shade, the outdoor swing bed becomes a comfortable spot where the parents can chat and relax. Behind the swing bed, an in-ground trampoline gives their girls room to practice new flips and other gymnastics tricks.
This pool begins with an entrance near the house and includes waterfalls and a spa, visible from inside the home. Sizable plantings of Leyland cypress, cedars and palms help provide enclosure and privacy for the outside. The best part about this pool however, is the outdoor kitchen.
This property was once the location for the James Bond film "License to Kill". The front of the house and the shape of the pool had very minimal changes, but the rest of the garden had a complete makeover including the coping on the swimming pool.