Collection by Andrea Smith

Green Beach Getaways


These homes take advantage of their sunny, breezy locations and incorporate a multitude of green living strategies.

The cedar-clad home designed by Herbst Architects faces the Pacific Ocean, tucked behind sand dunes from the sparsely...
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The screen porch serves as an auxiliary dining area and extends past the house to capture views and cross breezes.
Arriving guests can see straight through the house to the lagoon beyond.
With floor-to ceiling windows, this 1,900-square-foot home located in Big Sur, California, has striking and expansive...
Dubbed the Casa Cuatro, this house floats atop a 180-foot cliff overlooking the Pacific Ocean, a 90-minute drive from...
Solar panels mounted on a shipping container onsite (not pictured) heat this curvy house in Tasmania.
The house is perched in the midst of an astonishing landscape.