No home is complete without a fabulous landscape. Here are five of our favorite standout homes this season featuring some of the most breathtaking outdoor living spaces across the Americas (also recently featured on our Instagram Story). The exquisite architecture, lush vegetation and luxury custom pools at these estates will surely inspire you to make your vacation a staycation this summer.
The Summer Getaway
Delray Beach, Florida
The unparalleled craftsmanship of this European-style home is evident throughout its expansive gated courtyard. Stroll past magnificent Corinthian columns, an elaborate fountain and into private garden niches. Its custom pool is surrounded by leafy palm trees and an array of outdoor seating, perfect for basking in the sun.
Sit back and enjoy regal sunsets and 360-degree views at this exquisite Texas home overlooking rolling hills and Lake Austin. This gated estate is situated on 2.5 acres of land and also includes a stunning pool, generous yard space and sports court to boot.
Santa Ynez, California
Located in the California countryside, this idyllic custom home co-exists perfectly with the surrounding wilderness. Rolling hills and deep valleys stretch in every direction and can be enjoyed from its private pool or putting green. The residence itself is just as majestic with spacious rooms and gorgeous floor-to-ceiling windows.
Paradise in the Sky
Rancho Santa Fe, California
Look out onto sunsets over the Pacific and hot air balloons above Rancho Santa Fe from the backyard of this remarkable estate. Casa Amore Cielo’s impressive outdoor amenities include a pristine swimming pool, fully-equipped kitchen and wood-fired pizza oven.
The Spanish Oasis
The landscaping is unmatched at this elegant Spanish-inspired home. Its expansive outdoor covered patio includes a cozy fireplace, fountain and beautiful greenery. The property offers an open layout with luxurious finishes that are showcased throughout its interior and exterior.