Modern Concrete Getaway in Paradise
You might think a Brutalist-style concrete structure would be out of place in a lush, beach-resort island like Vieques.
Small and Modern: A Family Lakeside Getaway in Texas
A family matriarch enlisted an architect, an interior designer, a builder, and a landscape architect to help realize her vision...
Modern Getaways
Enjoy the salty air and coastal views—without having to invest your nest egg in a ground-up build.
Grade-A Getaway Outside Mexico City
Two families share a triangular retreat on Lake Avándaro.
This Minimal Japanese Getaway Was Built for Surfing
Splashes of chartreuse enliven N-Holiday House, a seaside getaway by Sohei Nakanishi Design.
Modern Ikebana
Jaime Hayon's new vessel for Fritz Hansen reimagines an ancient flower-arranging technique.
The Lakeside Getaway That Entertains All Ages
A family matriarch enlisted an architect, an interior designer, a builder, and a landscape architect to help realize her vision...
A Tiny Cabin is This Writer's Off the Grid Getaway
On an island 20 miles off the coast of Maine, a writer, with the help of his daughter, built not only a room but an entire green...
An Eco-Friendly Getaway Built With the Future in Mind
In a natural getaway outside of Mexico City, an architect builds a rugged home to last.
Escape to the Italian Countryside by Renting One of These 10 Getaways
Italy's bustling cities offer plenty of excitement for those who seek it—but if you're looking to recuperate from urban living...
Modern Cottage Renovation in Michigan
A sagging ranch house is reborn as a spacious cabin with a soaring roof in Harbert, Michigan.
Modern Communal Living in the Netherlands
Craving not just a home but a proper piece of architecture, a handful of design- and business-savvy Dutch families banded...
Modern in Tijuana
Six years ago, architect Jorge Gracia came to Dwell’s attention with a house he built for his family that was radically different...
101 Best Modern Cabins
What's better than one hundred photos of cabins? One hundred and one photos of cabins.
Morocco Modern
Rediscovering the elusive Tangier abode of former Knoll President Yves...
Weekend Getaway: The Roundhouse in Beacon, New York
A comfortable hotel spanning four buildings that date back to the early to mid-1800s is much-needed addition to the town of...
Tait Modern
When building a second home, most people don’t consider traveling farther than upstate.
Modern in the Country
Eric and Melinda purchased a 10-acre plot of land in rural Yelm, Washington, with visions of a new home on the range.
Modern Undercover
Just three weeks before their wedding, Jason Greenman and Jeanne Williams purchased their home in September of 2000.
Modern Love
Single mod-loving gal seeks North Jersey split-level for a match made in Hoboken.

Get a Daily Dose of Design

Sign up for the Dwell Daily Newsletter and never miss our new features, photos, home tours, stories, and more.