A series of stepped, manicured courtyards lead to a lushly landscaped pool surrounded by Mediterranean-style architectural pavilions with Classical details. The 3.5-acre estate in Beverly Hills features tailored gardens and ample spaces for elegant outdoor entertaining.
French doors off of the great room, game room and master bedroom suite open onto this expansive covered patio. Enjoy dinner al fresco then gather around the fireplace. A TV mounted above the mantel even makes it possible to watch a movie or the game.
This Texas patio features a full outdoor kitchen and a view of a tiled, tiered infinity pool and hot tub, not to mention the panoramic Austin countryside. Stone walls, warm wood finishes and a terra cotta tile roof give a nod to traditional Mediterranean design.
This beachfront home is actually made up of two buildings: a main residence with four bedrooms and an adjacent two-bedroom guest house connected by a breezeway. The pool and spacious patio sit in between for both to use.
Mediterranean Outdoor Sitting Area With Stucco Fireplace
Iron armchairs with vibrant red cushions enclose a cozy sitting area and accent the iron railings on the stucco home exterior. A large outdoor fireplace serves as the focal point in front of a large wicker coffee table, creating an inviting conversation area.
Covered Patio: Lakefront Mediterranean in Austin, Texas
This covered patio — one of the home's many outdoor living areas — overlooks a breathtaking view of the infinity pool and lake beyond. Cozy cushioned seating ensures the space is fit for long nights of relaxation and conversation.
A pair of dark wooden doors open up to the arched entry to the courtyard. Pendant lighting and floor lights keep the outdoor space well-lit during the evening. To the left, a small, rectangular water feature adds tranquility to the design.
Mediterranean-Style Home with Swimming Pool, Poolhouse
Jetted water features adorn this sleek swimming pool, part of a backyard oasis adjoining this contemporary California hacienda. A poolhouse provides indoor space to enjoy the outdoor view, and a wide covered patio offers a great spot for dining al fresco. A retractable wall between the patio and living area blurs the line between indoors and out.