Global Homes: South African Beach House With Spacious Deck

Welcome to beautiful Zinkwazi Beach, a small town on the northern coast of the KwaZulu-Natal province in South Africa. Nestled among all the majestic milkwoods is an impressive three-story beach house that soaks up views of the Indian Ocean and features an interior with five bedrooms, four baths and living spaces that open to the deck.

Photo By: Chas Everitt International Property Group, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Chas Everitt International Property Group, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Chas Everitt International Property Group, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Chas Everitt International Property Group, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Chas Everitt International Property Group, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Chas Everitt International Property Group, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Chas Everitt International Property Group, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Chas Everitt International Property Group, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Chas Everitt International Property Group, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Chas Everitt International Property Group, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Chas Everitt International Property Group, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Chas Everitt International Property Group, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Chas Everitt International Property Group, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Chas Everitt International Property Group, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Chas Everitt International Property Group, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Chas Everitt International Property Group, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Chas Everitt International Property Group, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Chas Everitt International Property Group, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Chas Everitt International Property Group, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Chas Everitt International Property Group, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Chas Everitt International Property Group, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Chas Everitt International Property Group, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Chas Everitt International Property Group, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Chas Everitt International Property Group, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Chas Everitt International Property Group, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Chas Everitt International Property Group, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Chas Everitt International Property Group, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Chas Everitt International Property Group, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Chas Everitt International Property Group, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

South African Home With Double Garage

Located on Zinkwazi Beach in South Africa, this luxury home boasts five bedrooms, four full-sized baths and gorgeous living spaces that flow to the outdoors. A spacious driveway and two automated garages give the owners plenty of room for their cars.

Home Overlooks Pool, Indian Ocean

Decking surrounds the home's gem of a pool, overlooked by the many balconies.

Pool and Private Balconies Abound

Decking surrounds the pretty pool and echoes the wood of the home's many railings as well as the steps leading down from the upper levels.

Porch Enjoys Swing, Ocean Breeze

The home takes full advantage of its vantage point overlooking the Indian Ocean with balconies, decks and porches. On this one, there's even a swing!

Wood Stairs to Living Area

Throughout this home, wood details give the the residence an earthy, organic feel.

Powder Room With Branch Partition

A remarkable partition in this bathroom is made from slim branches, the shadows they cast almost as intriguing as the wall itself. The look is continued via two white branch arrangements on either side of the sink.

Warm and Welcoming Living Area

The wood railing surrounding the stairwell is made of German oak, the same wood used for the kitchen cabinets.

Open Kitchen and Dining Space

This open plan kitchen isn't huge, but chef-grade appliances make sure it's worthy of any culinary masterpiece. A long rustic dining table keeps the mood friendly and easy.

Kitchen Includes China Cabinet

Rustic wood and stainless steel make the feel of this open plan kitchen warm and approachable. Instead of upper cabinets, a large glass-front china cabinet houses—and shows off—dishes and serving ware.

Large Island Centers Kitchen

Different woods and finishes give a visual boost to the neutral palette of this friendly, gourmet kitchen.

Cool, Coastal Living Room

The home features an open plan layout. The kitchen flows easily into this large living area made to feel even more airy with cathedral-high ceilings painted white.

Outdoor Dining Room With Grill

The kitchen opens directly onto this covered outdoor dining room which, adding to the rich entertaining possibilities, also includes a grill.

Dining Space Connects to Balcony

Wide balconies travel across the entire upper level of this coastal home in South Africa, leading eventually to a sun room.

Living Room With Wicker Sofas

Outdoor pieces, like these wicker sofas, can bring a laid-back, easy style to an interior. Bonus: They're often more durable! In this beach home, the stunning views are on constant display thanks to walls that disappear.

Vaulted Ceilings in Living Room

Cathedral ceilings make this open concept living room feel light and airy. The friendly, casual nature of the wicker furniture is a perfect tie-in with the home's beachy setting.

Bar With Wood Stools

Grab a glass and dream up a cocktail as this beautiful bar has storage all the way up to ceiling.

Sliding Doors Open to Deck

The design of this beautiful home—and its wall-sized sliding doors—make it hard to see where the interior leaves off and the outdoor spaces begin.

Deck Boasts Ocean View

Almost every room in this luxury home opens up onto these wide balconies and decks, all of which come with those amazing views.

Sunroom Anchors Deck

In the corner of the raised deck, a sunroom overlooks the pool, backyard and ocean.

Soothing Neutral Sunroom

This sun room sits at the end of a raised deck and might stop cocktail hour conversations in their tracks, the view is that gorgeous.

Sunroom With Wrap-Around Bench

The wraparound bench in this sunroom means everyone is treated to the panoramic Indian Ocean views.

Bedroom With Tall Wood Headboard

German oak makes a handsome, floor-to-ceiling headboard for this bed. The wood is used throughout the home, for staircases, cabinets and more.

Gray Bedroom With Sliding Door

The outer wall of this bedroom (there are four total in the home) opens up to connect the room with a scenic balcony. An easel is a playful perch for the TV.

Bathroom With Oval Freestanding Tub

Each bedroom in this four-bedroom residence comes with its own bathroom. Wood accents and luxe details like this soaking tub take care of guests and residents in grand style.

Rustic Spa Bathroom With Paneling

With its rustic paneling, large houseplants and glorious soaking tub and open shower, this bathroom has the magic of a sheltered woodland glen.

Gray Transitional Bedroom With Sliding Doors

Gray paneling and a dark accent wall behind the bed in this bedroom give a note of sophistication to the space. Doors slide back to allow access to a balcony.

Gray Spa Bathroom With Ladder Shelf

A palette of gray gets an organic touch from a wood vanity and mirror and a large houseplant. The ladder is a simple and pretty way to store and display towels.

Walkway and Deck

Raised Balau walkways lead around the property and ultimately to a viewing deck with unobstructed views of the Indian Ocean.

Raised Deck With Ocean View

This raised viewing deck is the place to be to catch the sunrise, sunset or just a few extra deep breaths.

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