Kitchens are for a lot more than making meals — they’re where some of the warmest memories are made. These five second home kitchens have amenities to help you cook like a pro, with artful touches that make them spaces where everyone will want to gather.
The sleek white aesthetic of this ultramodern kitchen is balanced by distinctive stainless steel accents. Gather around the gorgeous island, at the cozy table or in the nearby formal dining area with room for 10. Pacaso listing: Chardonnay — Sonoma, CA
The jaw-dropping blue marble waterfall island isn’t just the center of this gourmet kitchen, it’s the center of the whole home. And you can enjoy its beauty from almost every part of the open concept living space in this light-filled, contemporary Pacaso.Pacaso listing:Jade — St. Helena, CA
Open and elegant
This beautiful Coachella home blends a cool modern energy with the warmth of artful colors, textures and accents. The kitchen effortlessly walks that line with its gray marble waterfall island, dark wood cabinets and top-of-the-line stainless appliances, including a full-size beverage refrigerator. Pacaso listing: Palm View — Indian Wells, CA
With a six-burner Viking range, griddle pot filler and oversized island, this gorgeous pro-grade kitchen makes it easy to whip up something warm and tasty after a fun day on the ski slopes. And its warm, rustic design makes it feel especially cozy.Pacaso listing: Empire — Park City, UT
Artful accent lighting and unique graphics emphasize the modern lines of this sleek kitchen. It’s perfect for prepping a snack to enjoy by the pool or dockside in exclusive Isla BahiaProspect listing: Isla Bahia Drive — Fort Lauderdale, FL
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