An outdoor pavilion features a built-in barbecue with a peninsula that provides ample space for al fresco dining. Meanwhile, the poolhouse and bath house create a cozy living space that mirrors the home's Mediterranean style and offers a luxurious spot for indoor-outdoor entertaining.
The courtyard terrace of this Point Lorna, California, villa home features neutral furnishings that complement the simplicity of the architecture that encompasses them. Wicker sofas complement the texture of earth toned pillars set in the terrace's archways which are climbing with flowering vines reflected in the pool below. The vines allow the garden's topiary features to traverse the pool the way a footbridge allows passage below.
A turret-like open cabana provides a warm, dry seating area with a view of the luxurious pool and hot tub at this Colleyville, Texas, retreat. The home's outdoor entertainment spaces include two fireplaces, along with lush landscaping and multiple conversation areas.
This is not your average pool house: The structure includes a meditation area and fire pit. Along the back side is a spa-like glass-tiled shower and changing room as well as an outdoor shower. The building's stone wall doubles as a climbing wall and features a waterfall that empties into the pool.
And when it gets to be too hot? The owners and their guests can retreat into the comfort of the pool house. Beneath the arches, another table and chic blue chairs wait at the ready for dining al fresco.
Using indoor/outdoor fabric on this eclectic pool house's neutral sofa makes it durable for wet swimmers after a day in the sun. The red refrigerator adds color and provides a place to chill drinks and keep snacks for family gatherings.
The pool house of this luxe Miami Beach estate features all the bells and whistles, including multiple spaces for lounging, napping and dining al fresco. The estate enjoys sweeping views and prime waterway access.
A gold buddha sculpture makes a statement in this dramatically lit pool house and bar. Part of Miami Beach's Terra Veritatis estate, the pool house is one of numerous entertaining spaces in and around the luxurious, 18,000-square-foot property.
Natural light illuminates this guest house living room with a gray sectional sofa and turquoise accents, like the throw pillows and table lamps. Black metal frames the windows, while a blue area rug sits atop the hardwood floors.
A closer look at this luxe, contemporary pool house reveals sliding glass doors trimmed with black. Inside, guests will find a spacious living room, open kitchen, laundry room, wet bar and a full-sized bathroom.