Backyard Retreats: Tropical Escape in Islamorada, Fla.

With a private beach, thatched-roof covered patios and tropical-style landscaping, this home is the ultimate oceanfront getaway.

Photo By: EWM Realty International, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: EWM Realty International, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: EWM Realty International, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: EWM Realty International, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: EWM Realty International, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: EWM Realty International, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: EWM Realty International, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: EWM Realty International, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: EWM Realty International, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: EWM Realty International, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: EWM Realty International, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: EWM Realty International, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: EWM Realty International, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Tropical Escape in Islamorada, Fla.

Serene and stunning, the large pool and hot tub are nestled in amongst palm trees and tropical landscaping.

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Fire Pit

There's no reason to stop the party when the sun goes down. Set up shop around the fire pit under sweeping starry skies.

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Outdoor Dining Room

A thatched roof brings tropical charm to the outdoor dining room that looks as though it were hovering above the water.

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Covered Patio

This round covered patio is just one of many outdoor entertaining areas on the estate that also includes an outdoor kitchen, bar, pool and hot tub and more.

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Patio

Large, comfortable armchairs under the palms make the perfect spot to retreat to with cocktail and favorite novel in hand.

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Covered Porch

During the heat of the day, duck outside to this charming covered porch, turn on the ceiling fan and soak up the gorgeous views and ocean breezes.

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Hammock

No beach home would be complete without a hammock for the ultimate late-afternoon (or mid-morning or post-lunch) nap. Tied between two palm trees, the setting for this one is unbeatable.

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Chairs and Ocean

All that this adorable row of Caribbean-inspired adirondack chairs needs is you, some friends and a cooler with chilled drinks. Gorgeous beach views accounted for.

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Beach

This secluded oceanfront estate sits on approximately 6.5 acres and offers a private beach and expansive dockage.

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Lawn

On the grounds, lush sweeping lawns meet up with white sandy private beaches and ocean as far as the eye can see. 

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Gardens

Lush tropical gardens designed by Raymond Jungles surround the home and the oversized pool and spa just steps from the private beach.

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Kitchen

The beautiful chef's kitchen features Carrara marble countertops and a vaulted ceiling. The open plan design makes it easy for guests and hosts to enjoy each other's company as meal prep gets underway.

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Bedroom

The home's main residence includes four bedrooms, this one charmingly in keeping with its waterfront location. There is also a separate two-bedroom, two-bathroom guesthouse.

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