A delightful covered porch with beautiful wood flooring and stately white columns overlooks the lush lawn and garden area. Waterfront views stretch out beyond, ensuring a pleasant porch-sitting experience.
With gorgeous bay views and access to a private garden, this master suite feels luxurious and inviting. Framed by golden yellow draperies, a bay window brings in ample light to the elegant, traditional space.
A well-maintained garden and lush landscaping provide the view from this Tudor home's expansive backyard and outdoor living area. The red brick exterior extends to the patio and is outfitted with wrought iron outdoor furniture for entertaining.
A windy bridge leads down to this gem of a home, designed by Johannes Zingerle and nestled in the hills of St. Barts. Gardens, patios and picturesque stone paths surround the residence and open it up to incredible views.
Tall trees, bushes and perennials obscure the swimming pool from view, making this outdoor space feel like part of a secret garden. From this spot, guests can see that there's also a cabana lined with twinkling bistro lights.
A well-manicured lawn allows for unobstructed views of a sitting area in the distance. At the same time, a variety of palm trees, shrubs and ornamental grasses ensure that the garden is rich with vegetation and visual interest.
A wall-size floor mirror defines the small dining area in this open living space. Designer Andreas Charalambous of FORMA Design angles the large mirror against the wall to reflect natural light and views of the adjacent garden.
This incredible historic home was built in 1936. Set right on the edge of the bay in Miami Beach, Fla., it offers breathtaking water views and incomparable luxury with 10 bedrooms, 11 bathrooms, a pool, waterfall and extensive gardens.
Sleek leather sofas and velvet cushions are juxtaposed by a warm wooden ceiling. An elegant glass coffee table adds to the sophisticated feel. Stunning views of the garden outside replace artwork in this beautifully designed space.
A spacious, columned lanai overlooks an infinity-edge pool and lush, tropical gardens in the backyard of this luxurious home in Omao, on Kauai's sunny south side. Dense tropical foliage gives the home privacy and frames the view of the mountainous Hawaiian landscape.
"Structured with whimsy" is how hostess, designer and tastemaker Danielle Rollins describes her Atlanta garden in the posh Buckhead neighborhood which she has designed to provide interesting views no matter what the angle. "I like the vistas" says Rollins. "One room goes to the next and invites you over." Clematis, roses, jasmine and honeysuckle in shades of white, silver and chartreuse keep a uniform look in the garden.
This backyard has a steep slope, but designers turned that into an advantage by planting a terraced garden that includes a stream. A flat patio, outdoor kitchen and gazebo provide stable spots for entertaining and enjoying the new view.
A side portico is accessed from this Cape Cod-style home's guest bedrooms and overlooks the lawn and shade garden. The space offers plenty of room for outdoor seating to entertain guests and enjoy the tranquil view.