• Pool: Sheryl Crow's Secluded Compound in Los Angeles

    One of the home's main outdoor spaces includes a resort-style infinity pool and jacuzzi. Several spaces, such as a dining table and poolside lounge chairs, make it easy to entertain outdoors.   See the Image

  • Patio: Sheryl Crow's Secluded Compound in Los Angeles

    The outdoor patio area includes authentic Spanish tiles and a spacious sitting area. Guests can stay warm by the outdoor fireplace, which includes decorative accent tiles that match the trim along…   See the Image

  • Outdoor Lounge Area: Sheryl Crow's Secluded Compound in Los Angeles

    Kick back in the home's palapas: an open-sided space with a thatched roof made from dried palm leaves. Lounge chairs and even a hammock provide the ideal space for relaxing.    See the Image

  • Patio: Jodie Foster's Spanish Villa in Los Angeles

    The brick patio lining the pool provides plenty of space for a small outdoor dining area, in addition to a poolside lounge area. Three sets of French doors lining the patio provide quick access to…   See the Image

  • Home Exterior: Jodie Foster's Spanish Villa in Los Angeles

    Oscar-winning actress Jodie Foster has owned this charming Spanish-style home since 1997. We imagine the Silence of the Lambs star has spent many warm summer evenings relaxing in this secluded…   See the Image

  • Courtyard: Jodie Foster's Spanish Villa in Los Angeles

    California dreaming is made easy with this sunny open courtyard. Did we mention there's a pool, too?   See the Image

  • Patio Sitting Area: Jodie Foster's Spanish Villa in Los Angeles

    Take a moment to relax in the patio's outdoor sitting area. Kept private – and well shaded – by large tropical plants and trees, the cozy couch is the perfect place for enjoying the California…   See the Image

  • Contemporary Stunner: Balcony

    Overlooking the pool area, a wood pergola covers the balcony for a shady spot to enjoy the incredible view.   See the Image

  • Outdoor Retreats

    Published 04/17/14 in Houses
    Infinity Pool: Scenic Mansion in Temecula, Calif.

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  • Porch: Charming Victorian in Chagrin Falls, Ohio

    The quiet porch area provides an ideal spot for relaxing in the early morning hours. Neatly manicured gardens and trees line the walkway to the backyard area.    See the Image