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Vacation Homes 104 Ideabooks

A few summers back, interior designer Bridget McMullin found herself without access to a family beach house at the Jersey Shore for the first time in her life. “I was so bored on the weekends; I was sitting around twiddling my thumbs,” she says. Renting a house in the...
Houzz Tour: A New Lake House Gets a Lived-in Look
When interior designer Sonya Kinkade first talked about this lake house with her clients, she asked what their primary residence was like, then took the project in a completely different...
Houzz Tour: Modern Meets Mountain in North Carolina
When this family of five flees their full-time home during steamy Florida summers, they are ready for some relaxed mountain time. Nestled in the Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina, their vacation home is all about gathering time for a family that...
Houzz Tour: A Modern Take on a Montana Log House
After designing a house in the scorching climate of Tucson, Arizona, without air conditioning, architect Arthur Andersson brought a similar concept to a much chillier region. “I said let’s do a house in Montana that doesn’t have any central...
Houzz Tour: This California Cabin Is a Family Affair
Only half-joking, Mela Breen says she suspects her mother and stepfather bought a rundown house near Truckee, California, to lure her family back to the Golden State. Breen and her husband, David Good, are the team behind Atmosphere...
Houzz Tour: A Connecticut Beach House Builds New Memories
Fond memories of childhood summers spent frolicking in a coastal Connecticut beach town convinced a California couple to want to re-create similar carefree days on the East Coast for their family. So they searched for the ideal retreat in a historic beach...
Houzz Tour: Rugged and Refined Beauty in Sonoma County
The owners of this house, weekday city dwellers in San Francisco’s Noe Valley neighborhood, wanted a weekend retreat and a gateway to the great outdoors. They also needed it to help soothe sore muscles, and it had to handle mud. Amid the steep...
Houzz Tour: Classic Shingle Style for a Seaside Summer Home
This classic shingle-style summer home looks as though it’s been perched above the Atlantic Ocean for a century, but in fact it’s new. The house was designed by architect Nancy Leslie, who completed the...
Houzz Tour: A Modern Hamptons House Goes for Breezy Tranquility
As a principal at architecture firm Austin Patterson Disston, Stuart Disston has built many new houses for his clients, and he has done extensive renovations on his...
My Houzz: Entertaining Possibilities in the Hamptons
Interior designer Iris Dankner craved a relaxing escape for her family from the busyness of Manhattan life. So the Holiday House NYC showcase...
Houzz Tour: Rolling With the Seasons in a New York Beach House
“This place didn’t have a soul,” says interior designer Heide Hendricks of her Manhattan clients’ newly built vacation house in Oyster Bay, New York. The homeowners had a wonderful start with antiques and a photography collection, but the home’s...
Houzz Tour: Reviving a Farmhouse in California’s Wine Country
Tucked atop a knoll overlooking a valley ringed with vineyards, this Healdsburg, California, vacation home is both commanding and quietly humble — a case where the view is far more exalted than the house that looks out to it. Tidy...
Houzz Tour: A Peaceful Lake House Rises From the Rubble
The dream of a summer lake house seems to exist for a lot of us, perhaps planted by long-held family tradition, a beloved summer camp or nostalgic movies. The owner of this house on Lake Fairlee near Norwich, Vermont, had many great boyhood memories of...
Houzz Tour: A Base Camp Designed for Adventure, Durability and Style
Mazama is a small community in Washington state’s Methow Valley, east of the North Cascades National Park and near other wildlife and recreational areas. It is a perfect vacation spot for Seattle families any time of the year. One such family of four...
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