This 1,672-square-foot Santa Barbara, California home features stunning tropical landscaping, including fruit trees, palm trees and towering bamboo plants. The ranch-style home boasts mahogany wood accents throughout and easily incorporates indoor-outdoor living with open air kitchen, dining and living spaces.
This ranch style home features a neutral stone exterior and a dark gray metal roof with rain chains instead of gutters. Like the exterior, the walkway is designed from a neutral stone, leading the way to the mahogany front door. Palm trees and other tropical plants are used for landscaping throughout the front yard.
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.
This gorgeous home exterior features neutral stucco paired with a Spanish tile roof. Tropical plants, like palm trees, line the pool and hot tub area, while a covered outdoor sitting area offers a multiple armchairs for lounging in the shade.
This luxury villa boasts large windows and doors that allow for easy access between indoor and outdoor areas, including a patio, living room and kitchen. The homeowners also have private access to an infinity edge pool and nearby beach, as well as a stunning view of the oceanfront.
This private villa, on a narrow lot fronting a protected bay in Tulum, Mexico, was designed to be fully self-sufficient and to immerse the occupants in the range of environments that the site offers. A narrow path brings visitors through dense vegetation to a large great room that is fully open to the beach beyond.
This home in Corona del Mar, California mixes more traditional Cape Cod style with the colorful fun of the Tropics. Awnings get a dose of turquoise blue. An upper level railing features a detailed geometric pattern.
In addition to the main residence, a gate house is generously comprised of 2,000 square feet in a separate compound. Amenities include an extra bedroom and bathroom, a workshop, large lanais with a kitchenette, additional laundry facilities, a garden storage hut and a garage.
A brick driveway adds texture leading up to the smooth front exterior of the home. Potted trees and mirrored garden sections frame the way to the arched wood front doors. Above the door, columns support the covered balcony. Exterior lighting illuminated both stories for a warm finish.