Coastal-Inspired Spaces

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

One of South Florida's most prized spans of coastline gives sublime allure to this stunning walled and gated oceanfront estate.

A New House With Old Charm 15 Photos

By: Jessica Dodell-Feder

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. <i>HGTV Magazine</i> shows you around.

Bright, Breezy Coastal Living 8 Photos

Light walls pair with pops of color and ample natural light to create a bright, airy atmosphere in this lovely beach home.

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

Located on Figure Eight Island, this home offers charming coastal style, a 60-foot pier and panoramic water views.

Stunning Coastal Home on Puget Sound 12 Photos

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.

Paradise Found: Chic Coastal Hotels 17 Photos

From sunny Southern California to uber-hip Miami and tropical Key West, the design world's brightest stars are giving high-end hotels looks worth stealing. Bring coastal hotel style home with ideas inspired by their designs.

Beachy Keen: 15 Ways to Add Coastal Charm to Any Space 15 Photos

By: Amanda Lecky

It's easy to give your house an oceanfront feeling, even if you live miles from the water. Here's how top interior designers create a light and airy seaside look in any style home. 

This Waterfront Home on St. Simons Island Could Be Yours Dec 8, 2016

Tour HGTV Dream Home 2017 and enter for your chance to win this lakefront escape.

Coastal-Inspired Design 14 Photos

By: Jen Jafarzadeh L'Italien

From cozy beach cottages to landlocked homes that can only dream of the sea, here's a peek inside some coastal-style homes that will have you dreaming of creating a "seaside" look of your own.

Terrapins, Tortoises and Turtles: The New Twist on Coastal Style Apr 6, 2017

See how this season's star is blowing coral clusters and driftwood displays out of the water.

What It's Like to Live in a Waterfront Home Jun 10, 2015

Homeowners share their insights on living by oceans, rivers and lakes.

10 Top Bloggers Get a First-Person Look at HGTV Dream Home 2017 Jan 23, 2017

HGTV invited bloggers and influencers from across the country to tour HGTV Dream Home 2017 on St. Simons Island, Ga.

How to Make a Sea Glass Shadowbox Jul 12, 2016

Bring home the beauty of the seashore with a fun, inexpensive sea glass DIY project that's perfect for bringing in some coastal style. 

California Coastal Home with Craftsman Inspiration 10 Photos

This renovated home has taken on an artful interpretation of California Coastal aesthetics, combined with contemporary notes and softer elements inspired by the Arts and Crafts movement.

Colorful Coastal Design 15 Photos

By: Jen Jafarzadeh L'Italien

You probably expect to see white and ocean blues as the dominant colors in a house by the water. Here's a look at how to capture a coastal style in more <em>unexpected</em> color palettes – there's really a rainbow of possibilities.

HGTV Dream Home 2013: Side Yard Pictures 10 Photos

The ground-level gathering area accommodates both outdoor dining and relaxation.

A Rhode Island Home That's Made for Visitors 12 Photos

By: Jessica Dodell-Feder and Jennifer Berno De Cleene

The more the merrier at this Rhode Island home that’s built for guests and good times. <i>HGTV Magazine</i> takes you on a tour.

Coastal Dutch Colonial Is Full of Personality 15 Photos

With an interest in preserving their Colonial home while still making it their own, the homeowners trusted Chango & Co. to infuse the space with influences from their roots. The end result is a warm space full of texture and color reminiscent of the tropics.

Shell Wreath Jul 13, 2015

Bring a little of the White House to your house by creating this seashell beauty.

See How This Elevated Coastal Cottage Takes Home Design to a Whole New Level Nov 19, 2015

Architect Darryl Cobb thought beyond the stilts to give this elevated coastal home in the heart of South Carolina's Lowcountry all the charm and curb appeal of its inland counterparts.

Your Guide to a Dreamy Nautical Bedroom Aug 15, 2017

Create a soothing sanctuary with these beach-inspired decorating ideas.

Three Products to (Virtually) Take You Back to the Beach Aug 29, 2017

Summer’s not quite over yet – make the most of the lazy, hazy days with these coastal-inspired finds. Published: September 4, 2017

Take a Virtual Spring Break With These Beachside Bedrooms Mar 11, 2016

Not taking a vacation anytime soon? Make a virtual getaway by getting lost in these incredible coastal bedrooms.

How to Make a Beach-Themed Shadow Box Jul 23, 2014

Use clever scrapbooking techniques to create a beachy, photo-inspired layout for a shadow box.

How to Make a Driftwood Family Tree Jul 12, 2016

Take your display of family photos up a notch by creating a one of a kind coastal family tree with a gorgeous piece of driftwood. 

Beachside Home Featuring Color Inspired by Water, Surf and Sun 7 Photos

This beachside oasis designed by Musso Design Group draws color inspiration of the ocean and Florida sunshine with calming blues, sandy neutrals and small bursts of warm color.

Love Your Selfie

See All Videos

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 11, Episode 12

Wedding Location Becomes Home on South Bass Island

A Michigan couple has been visiting South Bass Island, Ohio, for years and even had their wedding there. Now, they want to relocate to the island and hope to find a home with outdoor space and water views on Lake Erie.

Saturday
Aug 11
4pm | 3c
Season 11, Episode 2

Mom and Son Move to Key West

Saturday
Aug 11
4:30pm | 3:30c
Season 13, Episode 2

Trading Chilly Pennsylvania for Fun in the Key West Sun

A Pennsylvania couple is tired of battling winter each year and wants to trade the bitter cold for sunny Key West, Florida. They're hoping to find a four-bedroom house in the Conch Republic with a pool, an open floor plan and enough space for their son to play his music as loud as he wants.

Sunday
Aug 12
10pm | 9c
Season 13, Episode 7

Close Encounters with the Catfish Kind on South Padre Island

A Denton, Texas, family of five has made the eight-hour drive to South Padre Island every year for vacations. Now they're ready to leave the busy city behind for a slower pace of life at the beach. They're hoping to find a large home with bedrooms for everyone and a pool all within walking distance to the beach.

Sunday
Aug 12
10:30pm | 9:30c
Season 13, Episode 2

Trading Chilly Pennsylvania for Fun in the Key West Sun

A Pennsylvania couple is tired of battling winter each year and wants to trade the bitter cold for sunny Key West, Florida. They're hoping to find a four-bedroom house in the Conch Republic with a pool, an open floor plan and enough space for their son to play his music as loud as he wants.

Monday
Aug 13
1am | 12c
Season 13, Episode 7

Close Encounters with the Catfish Kind on South Padre Island

A Denton, Texas, family of five has made the eight-hour drive to South Padre Island every year for vacations. Now they're ready to leave the busy city behind for a slower pace of life at the beach. They're hoping to find a large home with bedrooms for everyone and a pool all within walking distance to the beach.

Monday
Aug 13
1:30am | 12:30c
Season 2, Episode 8

A Couple Expecting Their First Child Search for a New Home in the Savannah Isles

David and Lauren Purvis are both Georgia lawyers living in Atlanta. They're expecting a child and are ready for a change of pace, so they're looking for a home in the Savannah Isles. They want to be able to get to the downtown area of Savannah but also work from the beach. With the help of their real estate agent, they'll see a bunch of different homes spanning the Isles east of Savannah.

Thursday
Aug 16
6:30am | 5:30c
Season 8, Episode 3

Family Moves Down the Florida Keys to Plantation Key

A Florida family is tired of Key Largo's traffic and lack of outdoor activities for their children. Hoping to upgrade their lifestyle, they search for homes farther south in the Florida Keys with enough space to park their camper and boat, as well as a location that's walking distance to their kids' school. They settle on Plantation Key, but will they find the lifestyle upgrade they're looking for?

Thursday
Aug 16
7am | 6c
Season 10, Episode 2

Reliving Childhood Memories on Martha's Vineyard

A woman has dreamed of owning an island home on Martha's Vineyard ever since she was a child, and her husband jumped on board when he visited the island and fell in love with the laid-back vibe and outdoor activities. Now the couple wants to raise their 2-year-old daughter on the island and own a piece of paradise.

Thursday
Aug 16
7:30am | 6:30c
Season 13, Episode 6

Making the Move to Merritt Island for Life on the Water

A Pensacola, Florida, family with three young children makes the move to beautiful Merritt Island. They want to enjoy living right on the water with a dock in the backyard for their boat and a swimming pool for the kids. They're looking for an open-concept house with plenty of details that's move-in ready and large enough to accommodate their whole family.

Sunday
Aug 19
10pm | 9c
Season 13, Episode 9

Feeling Young Again on Hilton Head, South Carolina

A Fairfax, Virginia, couple of empty nesters has decided to make the move to beautiful Hilton Head, South Carolina. They fell in love with the gorgeous Spanish moss hanging from the trees, laid-back atmosphere and the easy access to the water after visiting the area with their kids. The couple is now hoping to find a home with scenic water views and enough space to entertain.

Sunday
Aug 19
10:30pm | 9:30c
Season 13, Episode 6

Making the Move to Merritt Island for Life on the Water

A Pensacola, Florida, family with three young children makes the move to beautiful Merritt Island. They want to enjoy living right on the water with a dock in the backyard for their boat and a swimming pool for the kids. They're looking for an open-concept house with plenty of details that's move-in ready and large enough to accommodate their whole family.

Monday
Aug 20
1am | 12c
Season 13, Episode 9

Feeling Young Again on Hilton Head, South Carolina

A Fairfax, Virginia, couple of empty nesters has decided to make the move to beautiful Hilton Head, South Carolina. They fell in love with the gorgeous Spanish moss hanging from the trees, laid-back atmosphere and the easy access to the water after visiting the area with their kids. The couple is now hoping to find a home with scenic water views and enough space to entertain.

Monday
Aug 20
1:30am | 12:30c
Season 4, Episode 9

Dallas Couple Ditches City Life for Orange Beach Living

Mike and Jen have decided to leave Dallas behind for the beautiful beaches on the gulf of Alabama. They look forward to a simpler lifestyle with less traffic, less stress, more beach time and gorgeous views. Since Mike just obtain his real estate license, he is looking forward to buying his dream home and learning more about the market here. Mike and Jen have Lynn Cook from Gulf Shores Life Team to help them trade in their backyard and pool for a beautiful ocean view!

Thursday
Aug 23
6:30am | 5:30c
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.

Thursday
Aug 23
7am | 6c
Season 10, Episode 12

Coming Home to Indian Lake

A couple has grown tired of hectic city life and is anxious to return to their family and friends in their hometown of Indian Lake, OH. Both are able to work remotely so they're heading back to their old stomping grounds to find the perfect dream home. Will they find the island oasis they've been trying to get back to?

Thursday
Aug 23
7:30am | 6:30c
Season 13, Episode 11

Planting Roots on North Carolina's Outer Banks

A family of five is excited to leave Virginia Beach and plant roots on North Carolina's Outer Banks. After being the family's go-to vacation spot for years, they hope to find a large home with coastal charm and water views.

Sunday
Aug 26
10pm | 9c
Season 13, Episode 1

Swapping Buffalo Blues for South African Views in Key West

A man and his daughter are looking to relocate from the frigid mountains of Buffalo, New York, to the sunny, sandy beaches of Key West, Florida. Looking for a little reminder of his native homeland, he's hoping that Key West can offer him a stateside taste of South African flare.

Sunday
Aug 26
10:30pm | 9:30c
Season 13, Episode 11

Planting Roots on North Carolina's Outer Banks

A family of five is excited to leave Virginia Beach and plant roots on North Carolina's Outer Banks. After being the family's go-to vacation spot for years, they hope to find a large home with coastal charm and water views.

Monday
Aug 27
1am | 12c
Season 13, Episode 1

Swapping Buffalo Blues for South African Views in Key West

A man and his daughter are looking to relocate from the frigid mountains of Buffalo, New York, to the sunny, sandy beaches of Key West, Florida. Looking for a little reminder of his native homeland, he's hoping that Key West can offer him a stateside taste of South African flare.

Monday
Aug 27
1:30am | 12:30c
Season 13, Episode 3

Moving from Othello to Fidalgo Island, Washington

A family of four from Othello, Washington, is looking to make the move to Fidalgo Island. He fondly remembers vacationing on Fidalgo when he was growing up and wants his two sons to have the same positive experiences he had. With the help of Kelli Lang from CB Bain, the growing family hopes to find their island dream house with an amazing view.

Sunday
Sep 2
10pm | 9c
Season 13, Episode 5

Racing From the Rockies to Orange Beach's Southern Sun

A Colorado couple is moving their blended family from the Rocky Mountains to the quiet town of Orange Beach, Alabama. Having vacationed there for years and seeking a taste of the island life, they agree Orange Beach will be the perfect place to lay down roots in a two-bedroom, two-bathroom island dream home.

Sunday
Sep 2
10:30pm | 9:30c
Season 13, Episode 3

Moving from Othello to Fidalgo Island, Washington

A family of four from Othello, Washington, is looking to make the move to Fidalgo Island. He fondly remembers vacationing on Fidalgo when he was growing up and wants his two sons to have the same positive experiences he had. With the help of Kelli Lang from CB Bain, the growing family hopes to find their island dream house with an amazing view.

Monday
Sep 3
1am | 12c
Season 13, Episode 5

Racing From the Rockies to Orange Beach's Southern Sun

A Colorado couple is moving their blended family from the Rocky Mountains to the quiet town of Orange Beach, Alabama. Having vacationed there for years and seeking a taste of the island life, they agree Orange Beach will be the perfect place to lay down roots in a two-bedroom, two-bathroom island dream home.

Monday
Sep 3
1:30am | 12:30c
Season 7, Episode 13

Getting Active on St. Simons Island

An Athens, GA, couple is making their dream of moving to St. Simons, GA, a reality. With hopes of utilizing the island's many activities to help get back to their formerly active lifestyle, they're excited to find their dream condo that's both close to town and near the beach.

Saturday
Sep 8
4pm | 3c
Season 10, Episode 9

New Beginnings on Camano Island, WA

A Seattle couple wants to start their life together in a more peaceful setting and feel like Camano Island in Washington is the perfect spot. They hope to find a home with water views where they can enjoy the island's laid-back vibe and an easy commute to work.

Saturday
Sep 8
4:30pm | 3:30c

You Might Also Like ...

Island Hunters

Sundays at 10|9c

Caribbean Life

Consult Program Guide

Hawaii Life

Consult Program Guide