Backyard Retreats: Deluxe Pool in La Mesa, Calif.

With a massive pool, a grotto, waterfalls and a swim-up bar, this custom property feels more like a resort than a single-family home.
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Photo By: Willis Allen Real Estate, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Willis Allen Real Estate, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Willis Allen Real Estate, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Willis Allen Real Estate, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Willis Allen Real Estate, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Willis Allen Real Estate, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Willis Allen Real Estate, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Willis Allen Real Estate, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Willis Allen Real Estate, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Willis Allen Real Estate, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Willis Allen Real Estate, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Willis Allen Real Estate, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Deluxe Pool in La Mesa, Calif.

Part of a completely custom home, this incredible resort-like pool is made for entertaining with an island, waterfalls, a grotto and a swim-up bar. Sizable plantings of Leyland cypress, cedars and palms help provide enclosure and privacy for the outside.
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Tropical Lagoon

This family-friendly backyard oasis features a beautiful in-ground pool. The raised spa area and palm tree landscaping creates a resort-style escape for endless outdoor fun and relaxation.
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Swim-Up Bar

Entertaining is a must with this swim-up bar. Underwater barstools provide true relaxation.
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Tropical Grotto

This private, lagoon-style swimming pool includes waterfalls and a peaceful grotto area. 
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Pool and Spa

Light stone and greenery incorporate the natural surroundings with this clear water pool spa.
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Fire Pit

This contemporary patio design is a great place for entertaining, featuring a fire pit area surrounded by bench seating, accented by lush landscape.
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Bird's Eye View

A bird's eye view of this La Mesa backyard shows off the stunning pool and patio area, as well as a spa. Tropical trees and lush green plants are sprinkled throughout the landscaping.
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Home Exterior

A beautiful stained concrete driveway makes the exterior of this stunning home all the more inviting, the landscape curves around the drive and ushering visitors up the main steps.
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Spiral Staircase

The underbelly of this contemporary staircase is a sight to behold. Metal stairs lead to a circular walkway that overlooks the foyer. 
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Blue Kitchen

This kitchen trends toward a warm and inviting aesthetic, cabinets and islands take a unique, trendy look. This custom island was designed to have an architectural appearance to serve as a focal point rather than a utilitarian surface.
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Red Kitchen

Be sure the lighting in your kitchen design provides the right accent when deciding on red cabinets. It plays a very important role in determining the tone and mood established in the red of the cabinets.
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Red Kitchen

There is no other color on the planet that conveys more energy and warmth or makes more of a powerful statement than the color red. Red kitchen cabinets and accessories evoke a sense of fire and sunsets.
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