beach house

Summer beach cottage provides exceptional views of the Puget Sound

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Stuart Silk Architects is responsible for the design of this beautiful summer beach cottage located on a south-facing, 10-acre site on Useless Bay at the southern end of Whidbey Island, Washington. The owners wanted a home to accommodate large groups of friends and family—a place in which to celebrate weekend gatherings over food and shared time together. […]

Tour this stunning luxury seaside home in Cape Town, South Africa

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A luxury seaside home has undergone a complete architectural renovation and extension by Bomax Architects in collaboration with OKHA Interior Architecture. This spectacular dwelling is called “La Belle Vue”, located in the small beachfront community of Llandudno near Cape Town in South Africa. The house was to provide a place of sanctuary and repose from the fast-paced […]

Beach house getaway offers relaxed coastal vibe in Southern California

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This beautiful beach house getaway was renovated by Jennifer Allison Design in collaboration with Builder Boy, located in Southern California. The homeowners wished to change the aesthetic of their home.  This complete facelift includes exterior paint, new windows, custom concrete driveway, porch, and paver patio. The end result is a cool California Beach house full of light […]

Inviting beach house boasts indoor-outdoor living in Newport Beach

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This inviting beach house designed by Brandon Architects in collaboration with Patterson Customs Homes is located on Lido Isle, a man-made island in the harbor of Newport Beach, California. This custom designed 3,245 square foot home embraces the strata lifestyle by opening up to the pedestrian way. Traditional materials including white-washed brick, steel doors and windows, and wood […]

Contemporary surf shack provides a cozy refuge on the California coast

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Archipelago Workshop is responsible for the design of this contemporary surf shack, located in Carpinteria, a small oceanside city in southeastern Santa Barbara County, California. Originally a near tear-down saddled with unresolved land use issues, this renovated-from-the-studs-up beach house sits next to a world famous point break that more than justified the years-long effort involved in achieving […]