Beach House Style Guide

Get the coastal look wherever you live with our expert tips on beach house style for every room of your home.

12 Beach House Kitchens

Coastal kitchens deserve their share of flavorful twists―from pastel pink appliances to splashy light fixtures. We give these cooking spaces five stars for originality and presentation.

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a wide, built-in day bed serves as a window seat for the pets to relax while it adds extra seating in the kitchen for large family gatherings
Jean Allsopp

Take a Seat

Today’s kitchen often serves as a home’s primary gathering spot, so plan accordingly. Give family and guests (and pups!) a place to hang out with plenty of bar stools and a cozy built-in daybed. This wide window seat also adds smart storage to the space.

Idea Spotlight
To keep a neutral kitchen from going drab, add eye-catching framed art, substantial furniture, and colorful accessories.

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20 Beautiful Beach Cottages

From polished and sophisticated to rustic and casual, browse through this roundup of beach cottages to find your favorite coastal style.

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