An elaborate, globe-shaped chandelier adds a layer of drama to this otherwise simple dining room. The perpendicular placement of the table in front of the sliding glass doors allows almost every seat to take in the gorgeous ocean view.
Given that this home fronts the beach, it's only fitting that the soaking tub in the transitional master bathroom offers the perfect spot for relaxing while enjoying prime views. The neutral palette is dressed up with a rich polished wood floor and blue mosaic tile, including an ocean motif next to the tub.
This open concept, ocean front home features a living room with modern gray upholstered furnishings, stunning window walls, a sleek galley kitchen with purple lacquer cabinets and work island with barstool seating, and views of the upper floors with glass panels.
This little cottage was in sore need of an update. Built in the 1950's, it has an ideal location near the ocean. But the home's exterior and yard were ho hum and dated. Thoughtful landscaping and a few tasteful improvements made a world of difference.
A glass-door walk-in shower is situated next to a floating vanity in front of a large picture window offering gorgeous ocean views. The neutral contemporary bathroom also features dark wood cabinetry and a polished hardwood floor.
Majestically poised along the shimmering Gulf of Mexico waters bordering Siesta Key, this masterfully designed retreat invokes distinctive Asian-inspired aesthetics to achieve a unique harmony with nature. Enjoy dinner by the ocean on the small beachside deck, complete with a dining table for four and an unbeatable view. A small pathway leads back to the main house for quick access to necessities, like drink refills and dessert.
Large-format, low-maintenance natural slate and attractive, easy-care landscaping blend the low-profile home with its ocean-front setting. Brown wicker furniture creates a relaxing outdoor seating area and a comfortable, covered outdoor dining area. Blue patterned and striped throw pillows add some light color to the natural outdoor setting.