Coastal-Inspired Spaces

Stunning Coastal Home on Puget Sound 12 Photos

HGTV: This coastal home was designed both inside and out to take full advantage of its spectacular views of Puget Sound. Designer Eric Gedney used lots of windows as well as patios and an infinity-edge pool to help make the most of living in such a stunning location.

Waterfront Homes: Island Retreat in Wilmington, N.C. 16 Photos

HGTV takes you inside a beautiful coastal home on Figure Eight Island, featuring a 60-foot pier and panoramic water views.

Bright, Breezy Coastal Living 8 Photos

HGTV loves this bright, breezy coastal home with fun pops of color from designer Liz Carroll.

Waterfront Homes: Oceanfront Mansion in Gulf Stream, Fla. 18 Photos

HGTV takes you inside a gorgeous walled and gated coastal home tucked away in the tranquil seaside hamlet of Gulf Stream.

A New House With Old Charm 15 Photos

It was built in 2007, but this New Jersey home has the look of a century-old beach cottage, thanks to some good old-fashioned design moves. HGTV Magazine shows you around.

Paradise Found: Chic Coastal Hotels 17 Photos

The decorating experts at HGTV.com share 17 sophisticated coastal hotel interiors and exteriors in Miami and Key West, Fla., and Southern California.

NKBA 2013 Kitchen: Island in the Sun 4 Photos

This kitchen with a coastal feel offers a contemporary twist on a classic beach-cottage motif. It was designed for the easy navigation and to accommodate a large number of guests.

Coastal Home Has Modern, Contemporary Style 5 Photos

HGTV: A light neutral palette helps open up this spacious coastal home designed by Martin Kobus. The living room, kitchen and breakfast nook are defined by a streamlined style that complements the home's open layout while taking advantage of the prime waterfront views.

About the Show

Most people only fantasize about living on an island, but we'll prove that an Island Life is possible for anyone. Tropical dreamers will be shown island properties that fit into any budget, from ultra-affordable to totally outrageous. We'll follow everyday families is search of their own slice of paradise, and prove that fantasy can be reality.
Season 1, Episode 2

Their own piece of paradise in Islamorada.

Pablo and Michelle are a newly engaged couple with a romantic story. On their first date Pablo took Michelle on a romantic helicopter ride around Los Angeles and it was love at first flight! The couple now resides in vibrant town of Homestead, FL, near South Beach. Although Pablo has enjoyed the Keys since he was a child, they became even more special to him with Michelle in his life. The Keys are a part of their love story. What started as a yearly romantic getaway blossomed into island visits that they'd plan as much as possible.

Sunday
Jan 18
10:30pm | 9:30c
Season 1, Episode 8

A couple fulfill a lifelong dream and move from busy Boston to Martha's Vineyard

Rob and Suzanne live right outside Boston and lead very busy lives. Being busy professionals with demanding jobs doesn't leave much time for relaxation. They've been going to Martha's Vineyard for over ten years and each year they have fallen in love with the island more and more. Now, they've decided to make the island their permanent home and are hunting for a house with historic charm where they can leave the stress of their former lives behind.

Sunday
Mar 22
10pm | 9c
Season 1, Episode 14

A young Coast Guard family chooses to move from Hawaii to Kodiak Island, Alaska.

David, a Coast Guard Rescue Swimmer, and his wife Ashley, a stay-at-home mom of a 5- and 2- year old, have lived in Hawaii since they married in 2007. Now, the Coast Guard is transferring them from Hawaii to David's first choice assignment: Kodiak Island, Alaska.

Sunday
Sep 20
9:30pm | 8:30c
Season 2, Episode 2

Outdoor Adventurers Search for a Home on St. Simons Island, GA

Outdoor adventurers Matt and Jessie are tired of cold winters and being landlocked in Athens, GA. This couple is ready for biking and beaches. Along with their dog Moe, Matt, a professor, and Jessie, a librarian, hunt for a home on St. Simons Island, GA. They are looking for a small space to lay their heads with plenty of room to house equipment for their various hobbies. With the help of Sea Palms Coastal agent Anthony Quickle, Matt and Jessie hope to find a place to call home.

Monday
Oct 12
12:30am | 11:30c
Season 1, Episode 3

A family of four escapes the city life of Atlanta for the island life of St. Simons

Eric proposed to Shontae only two weeks into their relationship sixteen years ago..

Sunday
Nov 8
3:30pm | 2:30c
Season 2, Episode 6

A Seattle Couple Looks for a Home on Orcas Island, Off the Coast of Washington

After falling in love with Orcas Island on their first vacation there, Matt Chaney and Sara Lewis are ready to leave the city noise of Seattle for a quieter island life. Along with Island Group Realty's Kathryn Bowes, Matt and Sara check out several different homes and a lot with gorgeous views. Ultimately, they'll have to decide which Orcas Island location will best suit their needs.

Sunday
Nov 8
5pm | 4c
Season 2, Episode 7

A Family Searches for a New Home on Whidbey Island, Off the Coast of Washington State

After receiving some exciting job offers, Oscar, Elena, and their 8-month-old son Mateo have decided to relocate from traffic-ridden Edmonds, WA to the outdoor wonderland of Whidbey Island, WA. With Western Realty agent Jeanette Peele, Oscar and Elena will look at several different homes and explore the island. Unsure which will work best for their family, they must decide between a waterfront view, a spacious town home, and a backyard filled with fancy fruit trees.

Friday
Dec 11
2pm | 1c
Season 2, Episode 11

A Couple Moves to Islamorada, Florida

Boating enthusiasts Timur and Suki want an active outdoor lifestyle. Moving from Orlando to Islamorada in the Florida Keys will allow them to hit the water anytime they like. With the help of agent Marayann Warren from Schmitt Real Estate Co., Timur and Suki must decide between finding a home on the market or building their own dream home from scratch on a lot.

Friday
Dec 11
5pm | 4c
Season 3, Episode 1

Single Mom and Twin Daughters Move From Lakeland to Little Gasparilla Island

Mom Paris and her twin daughters Dallas and Phoenix are making the move from landlocked Lakeland, Florida to the remote island of Little Gasparilla, Florida. Paris manages rental properties on Little Gasparilla and her two-hour commute to the island is starting to take its toll. With the help of Sue Paskert from Palermo Real Estate Professionals, Paris wants to take her girls away from the urban, strip mall feel of Lakeland to live a calmer and more tranquil life on Little Gasparilla Island where they don't even have cars.

Friday
Jan 1
7:30pm | 6:30c
Season 3, Episode 12

Family Moves From Mount Airy to Topsail Beach, North Carolina

AJ and Janet have a mutual love for the beach and are finally ready to leave the mountains of North Carolina for the relaxing waters of Topsail Island. Their two boys, Bryce and Justin, love to be outside but Janet's debilitating allergies have prevented her from taking part in any outdoor family activities. Janet is looking forward to practicing yoga on the beach and AJ wants to enjoy more outdoor activities with the whole family. Real estate agent Dean Phillips from Landmark Realty helps AJ and Janet search for their perfect home right on the water.

Monday
Jan 25
1am | 12c
Season 4, Episode 4

Married Couple Makes Move From Houston to Galveston Island

David and Debbie have known each other since they were kids. They went to college together, got married, and then raised three children of their own in Houston. They always loved vacationing on Galveston Island and now they want to live on the water year-round. With the assistance of Chevon Eaton from Eaton Realty, David and Debbie hope to find a home where they can be outside all the time and entertain plenty of family and friends who come to visit.

Monday
Feb 22
1:30am | 12:30c
Season 3, Episode 6

Couple Moves Across the Puget Sound From Seattle to Vashon Island, WA.

Rob and Victoria want to escape the loud city life of Seattle to find a house together on the beautiful island of Vashon, Washington. Since there are no bridges connecting the island to the mainland and they both still work in Seattle, they'll be commuting by ferry. With the help of Katie Fraser from Trident Realty Group Northwest, Rob and Victoria hope to find a home with some character where they can escape on this remote island.

Sunday
Apr 17
10:30pm | 9:30c
Season 8, Episode 2

Trading Cold Winters For Easy Living in Key Largo

A Pittsburgh couple decides on a life in the Florida Keys after their honeymoon in Key West. They're dreaming of raising their 3-year old daughter where year-round sunshine is a way of life. Will they find a home with the right amount of Key West charm for their new life?

Sunday
Apr 9
10pm | 9c
Season 9, Episode 1

Moving Back to Merritt Island

After several years in Orlando, Florida, a couple with two young sons is eager to move back to her hometown of Merritt Island, Florida, where they can be surrounded by family. They task their agent with finding a home that includes a large backyard and a pool where the entire extended family can spend time together.

Sunday
Sep 3
9pm | 8c
Season 9, Episode 3

Reminiscing on Oak Island

A North Carolina couple wants to start a new chapter in their lives by returning to their roots on Oak Island. They enlist the help of a local broker to help them find their dream beach home where they can make new memories on the laid-back barrier island.

Sunday
Sep 3
9:30pm | 8:30c
Season 9, Episode 1

Moving Back to Merritt Island

After several years in Orlando, Florida, a couple with two young sons is eager to move back to her hometown of Merritt Island, Florida, where they can be surrounded by family. They task their agent with finding a home that includes a large backyard and a pool where the entire extended family can spend time together.

Monday
Sep 4
12am | 11c
Season 9, Episode 3

Reminiscing on Oak Island

A North Carolina couple wants to start a new chapter in their lives by returning to their roots on Oak Island. They enlist the help of a local broker to help them find their dream beach home where they can make new memories on the laid-back barrier island.

Monday
Sep 4
12:30am | 11:30c
Season 9, Episode 5

From Houston to Tiki Island

Wanting their two young sons to grow up by the water, a Houston couple decides to relocate to Tiki Island, Texas. The family loves to fish, so they're looking for a large waterfront home with space for their boat.

Sunday
Sep 10
9pm | 8c
Season 9, Episode 2

Blast Off to Merritt Island

After years in Gainesville, Florida, a couple with three kids wants to move back to Merritt Island, Florida, to recapture his idyllic childhood. They hope their agent can find a home close to his job that has enough rooms for each child to have their own.

Sunday
Sep 10
9:30pm | 8:30c
Season 9, Episode 5

From Houston to Tiki Island

Wanting their two young sons to grow up by the water, a Houston couple decides to relocate to Tiki Island, Texas. The family loves to fish, so they're looking for a large waterfront home with space for their boat.

Monday
Sep 11
12am | 11c
Season 9, Episode 2

Blast Off to Merritt Island

After years in Gainesville, Florida, a couple with three kids wants to move back to Merritt Island, Florida, to recapture his idyllic childhood. They hope their agent can find a home close to his job that has enough rooms for each child to have their own.

Monday
Sep 11
12:30am | 11:30c
Season 1, Episode 14

A young Coast Guard family chooses to move from Hawaii to Kodiak Island, Alaska.

David, a Coast Guard Rescue Swimmer, and his wife Ashley, a stay-at-home mom of a 5- and 2- year old, have lived in Hawaii since they married in 2007. Now, the Coast Guard is transferring them from Hawaii to David's first choice assignment: Kodiak Island, Alaska.

Friday
Sep 15
6:30am | 5:30c
Season 2, Episode 12

Wine Enthusiasts Make the Move from the Windy City to Hilton Head Island

Vince and Laurie are sick of the bitter cold winters in Chicago and have been searching for their dream home on beautiful Hilton Head Island. They've already looked at over 100 homes, but have yet to find the place that fits all of their criteria. With the help of Charter One broker Brad Wilson, their hope to find the perfect island home that has the space to fit their massive wine collection.

Friday
Sep 15
7am | 6c
Season 3, Episode 5

Family Moves From New Hampshire to Marco Island, Florida

Marc and Mirian are hoping to make the move from cold and snowy New England to warm and tropical Marco Island, Florida before their daughter Alessia starts school. The only problem is that they need to sell their home back in New Hampshire first. With help from Stacy Witthoff at The Needles Group, Marc and Mirian start searching for their dream home on Marco Island while waiting for an offer back home.

Friday
Sep 15
7:30am | 6:30c
Season 9, Episode 7

Splash Down on North Padre

A military couple has a dream to settle down on North Padre Island with their two children. They hope their agent can find them a home with easy beach access and a boat slip.

Sunday
Sep 17
9pm | 8c
Season 9, Episode 4

Cast a Line on Oak Island

An Ohio couple decides to move to Oak Island, North Carolina, to spend more time together. The affordability of the area makes them eager to find the perfect home for this new chapter in their lives.

Sunday
Sep 17
9:30pm | 8:30c

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