Text by Hannah Nance
There are few places as scenic as a lakeside cottage to spend a long summer weekend! Flags out, cool water lapping at your toes, and an icy beverage in hand signify midsummer glory days are here. Whether you’ve got a lakeside destination in your future, or you’ll be spending the long weekend somewhere else, these beautiful homes are sure to get you in the summer spirit!
The style of this lake house, featuring warm wood hues and plenty of natural texture, was influenced by the countryside right outside its doors.
Looking for your own lakeside retreat to rent for a weekend? Look no further than this Georgia treasure!
Inspired by the views of gorgeous Smith Lake right outside their windows, these Alabama homeowners chose a light and airy palette for their home, perfect for cozying up any season.
The kitchen is the heart of any home, but especially in a lake house made for entertaining. See what makes this kitchen design so special!
This Lowcountry lake house was designed for serenity and relaxation, with a colorway of nautical blue and white.
With a porch and views like this, we’d find it hard to step inside this Lake Martin home. But the rustic, country-style interior is just as inviting!
This interior designer gave her guests the most welcoming place to stay—not to mention the view.
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