This immaculate 3.5-acre Mediterranean-style estate in the heart of Beverly Hills features multiple patios, balconies, terraces and enclaves for relaxing and entertaining outdoors. Thoughtfully planned lighting illuminates the outdoor spaces for round-the-clock use.
Four orange chaises anchor the far corner of the patio, ensuring that the owners and their guests can comfortably rest after a swim. Thanks to their warm hues, the pieces work perfectly with the Mediterranean-tiled roof.
Market lights strung from the house to the tree create a warm and romantic atmosphere, especially in the evenings. Reclaimed red brick is used for the patio, which features intimate seating areas and beautifully planned landscaping.
This Mediterranean outdoor oasis layers earth tones with textures to help guests ease into the stunning natural surroundings. Woven chaise lounges overlook a luxurious pool with water fountains, while an outdoor sofa and armchairs invite guests to linger.
An outdoor living room features a mix of design elements, from the reclaimed woods on the coffee table and ceiling beams to the clean, contemporary lines of the woven and upholstered seating. The space is sited to take advantage of the sweeping coastal views, and it also opens to the indoors via a wide retractable glass wall that slides into a pocket door. Traditional lanterns light the space, giving a nod to the Mediterranean architecture.
Taking its inspiration from a luxurious resort, this home's vast outdoor areas are divided up into places to play, dine, lounge and entertain. A cabana at one end is a sheltered extension of all the fun, with a pool table and fireplace.
Fabulous indoor/outdoor terraces overlook the Biscayne Bay from this Mediterranean-style mansion in Miami. Known as Palazzo di Mare, the home was rented by socialite sisters Kourtney and Kim Kardashian while they filmed their E! reality series, Kourtney and Kim Take Miami.
This covered patio certainly has its perks: in addition to two comfortable, contemporary outdoor sofas, the space boasts a sleek fire pit that offers some warmth. Meanwhile, broad arches on all sides help showcase the sunset.
Wide doorways throughout this sprawling Newport Coast, California, estate open the interior spaces to a series of covered and uncovered patios and courtyards. The entire home is designed for easy entertaining, and also to take advantage of the beautiful outdoor setting and panoramic ocean views. Here, a traditional lantern complements the Mediterranean architecture and contrasts nicely with contemporary and clean-lined furnishings.
Torrey Pines Landscape Company worked with the existing upper patio consisting of gorgeous cobblestone to further the home’s historic European aesthetic. Meanwhile, a large existing infinity-edge pool allows the owners to swim against the hillside.
A massive terra cotta back terrace runs the length of this stunning Mediterranean-style luxury estate, situated at the heart of Beverly Hills. Named The Beverly House, this iconic property was built in 1927 and features multiple outdoor entertainment spaces, including a stepped back lawn with tiered pools and an outdoor bar.