This sweet shingled cottage on the Rhode Island shore has such beautiful landscaping...
...and this cottage in Sag Harbor, New York does, too–with a wonderful white picket fence!
Here's a charming little California beach cottage that makes a perfect summer retreat.
Another California cottage, this one on Long Beach, has lots of porch and deck space for enjoying the Pacific ocean breezes!
This South Carolina beach cottage has a beautiful covered front porch, too, but with a little more privacy for relaxing on summer afternoons.
A Key West cottage, built in the late 1800's, still has such timeless appeal.
And further north, this picturesque cottage in Massachusetts has a wonderful storybook look.
There's something about each one of these cottages that I find appealing! What kind of beach cottage appeals most to you?