Illuminated at night, the multiple windows throughout this Hawaii-based home shows off the many rooms throughout the home, including an open-air great room, a guest room and a private master suite. A patio, salt water pool and waterfall span the backyard, while a panoramic mountain view sits just off in the distance.
Hawaiian Backyard Features Roomy Lanai, Custom Pool
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.
The Hawaiian residence boasts over 2,000 square feet of covered exterior living space with breathtaking ocean, mountain and sunset views. At night, when the exterior is all aglow, the home is a sight to behold on its own.
Island-style design elements like deep balconies and rich wood soffits combine with more contemporary features like a flat roofline with a large overhang at this stunning Florida home. The look is fresh, bright and unique.
Perched on a hilltop in the British Virgin Islands, this beautiful estate encompasses over eight acres and features a main house, several guest cottages and lush, tropical landscaping. Oh, and then there are those 360-degree views.
This incredible historic home was built in 1936. Set right on the edge of the bay in Miami Beach, Fla., it offers breathtaking water views and incomparable luxury with 10 bedrooms, 11 bathrooms, a pool, waterfall and extensive gardens.
Island-Inspired Home Exterior is Relaxed, Inviting
The inspiration for this island-style residence emerged from the homeowner's memories of living in the Bahamas and a desire for a unique, contemporary home. Island design components like deep balconies, rich wood soffits and Bahama shutters are blended with modern elements including oversized roof overhangs, angular lines and architectural columns reaching from ground to roof.