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.
Luxury Purple and Blue New England Garden with Pools and Evergreens
This vibrant blue and purple garden of perennials and annuals in Newport, Rhode Island, is framed by a classic Italianate pergola and a backdrop of evergreens, earning it an ASLA 2018 Honor Award. Trees in container line the walkway along the pools connected by a channel to a sitting area. The project is designed by Reed Hilderbrand Landscape Architecture.
An infinity-edge pool and elevated hot tub provide a spot of vivid color in this neutral, contemporary backyard. Blue lighting and glass tile adds drama to the space, and tiered walkways lead to comfortable spots for lounging, dining and relaxing at this luxurious, lakeside retreat.
White Coastal Guest Bedroom With Turquoise Accents
Natural light illuminates this guest bedroom located in the family's poolhouse. White linens cover the bed, while turquoise and patterned throw pillows add a touch of color.glass mint green lamps are placed atop the white nightstands positioned on either side of the bed.
Upstairs, sliding glass doors open to a cool rooftop lounge. With a wall of cushioned benches and a large table to the left, this outdoor space is ideal for sunbathing, reading a book or entertaining a group of friends.
A bright yellow door pops against a blue exterior while matching the classic louver shutters. A cobblestone walkway and granite steps lead to a large front deck perfect for entertaining neighbors and friends.
Private Backyard Spa Area With Tropical Landscaping
Designer Jeff Troyer remodeled this outdoor spa area, raising and tiling the pool and adding a waterfall. After the landscaping was thinned out, a seating area was created above the blue-tiled pool and hot tub.
Entertaining friends and family in comfort were extremely important to the homeowners, so designers merged the homeowners' love of the outdoors with an al fresco great room that offers all forms of entertainment: play, relaxation, socializing and dining. To create this great space, designers combined outdoor rugs, mixed furniture sets and lots of accessories to make the space feel like an extension of the home's interior.
Blue board-and-batten siding gives this exterior a distinct farmhouse look while adding a fun pop of color to the porch. Black rocking chairs with colorful pillows and side tables look both welcoming and relaxing.