A relaxing side yard is created with a cozy lanai overlooking the swimming pool and ocean. The contemplative space is surrounded by dense native planting to protect from the biting winter winds while maintaining clear views to the water.
An Outdoor tropical Balinese Cabana Floats Over a Lagoon-Like Swimming Pool
A traditional Balinese Lumbung is well-lit against a backdrop of tropical plants as it seems to float over the lagoon-like swimming pool. The design of the hut was specified by the clients who wanted to imbue a strong tropical vibe into their backyard poolscape.
Located in a prestigious neighborhood in Miami Beach, this contemporary home bespeaks of modern luxury in a clean and sleek form. The minimalist garden of date palms and monochromatic green palette complements the architecture of the home.
Tropical Walkway With Organized Rows of Bright Palm Trees and Concrete Tile Path Leading Over Yard and Shallow Pond
Concrete tiles travel all the way through this vibrant yard is a straight line. An opening in a hedge marks the beginning. The path then passes through a border of beautiful palm trees and over a shallow pond.
The Hawaiian residence boasts over 2,000 square feet of covered exterior living space with breathtaking ocean, mountain and sunset views. At night, when the exterior is all aglow, the home is a sight to behold on its own.
A dramatic entry to the garden features large native and tropical trees to help hide the view of the property from the street. Horizontal fencing, sculptural palms and large masses of tropical understory all help to create the sense of a lush, expansive entrance.
Well-placed boulders and stones lead into a relaxing pool, complete with a fun slide. At the end of the pool is real boat that's been transformed into a wet bar and comfortable sleeping quarters with heating and air conditioning.
In this attic bedroom, the pairing of textured green wallpaper with a beamed ceiling and wainscoting creates an airy, tropical feel. Graphic-patterned fabric on the pillows, chair and window shades bring a modern touch to the room.
Natural daylight shows the true colors of the plaster and stones used in this pool design. Scenic Landscaping chose brighter decking materials, tiles and stones to make the outside feel resort-like and bright and bold.
Large windows and doors that open into outdoor spaces allow for an open-air quality throughout the rooms in this beachfront home. The living room features soft, neutral furniture paired with medium grain wood accents, like the exposed beam ceiling. An open window provides direct access to the outdoor patio.