This spacious pool offers a popular feature called a tanning ledge or a sun deck area and creates a shallow area that can be used for kids, pets and to allow furniture to be placed in the water. Typically the ledge is just flat and does not have any slope on it.
Unique raised tanning rocks adjacent to the hot tub are covered with red cushions, providing a resting spot for poolgoers. The pool and surrounding patio are designed with ancient feng shui principles in mind.
A small patch of grass defines the tanning area next to the pool. The contemporary pergola covers a hardwood patio that sits just outside the formal sitting room, creating a fluid indoor-outdoor living space.
Flanked by two Grecian-style statues, the spa in the pool and surrounding tanning area feels downright regal. Shallow semi-circles with bubbling fountains offer peaceful ambient sound and are the perfect spot to cool off without completely submerging.
This tropical backyard features a rope swing from an artificial tree, a large slide that takes you underground before you enter the pool, a large grotto for staying cool, a rope bridge over the pool, a spa and a tanning ledge.
A raised feature walls brings the soothing sound of water to the contemporary swimming pool. The pool has a large tanning shelf designed for grandchildren to play and adults to sunbathe. An open pavilion is the perfect spot to relax poolside and stay out of the sun.
A luxury estate in Miami Beach incorporates key water features into its expansive yard, which ends at the beach. The homeowners wished for a level, open landscaped area to include the pool, a spa, tanning areas and a large lawn. Miami landscape architect Orlando Comas' award-winning design created a captivating outdoor space surrounded by lush vegetation.