There's nothing like a remote beach shack overlooking a perfect surf break to bring out the need to book a flight somewhere hot, is there?
Crystal clear water, blue skies, hammocks overlooking the beach. What the heck are you still doing sat in that office chair?
These are some of the surf shacks we wish we were taking an afternoon nap in right now....
This tropical beach house is the dream...
This German surf shack comes complete with a homemade sauna to warm up post-surf.
Clever idea for steps (but totally useless if you have a kid/dog)
We'll have that kitchen, thanks.
How about this stylish surf shack in the beach town of Montauk, New York, USA?
This awesome little surf shack can be found in Florida. Bikes not included.
Artist and musician Mileece Petre has an awesome converted airstream surf shack as a study in her home in Los Angeles. Read the full interview on the New York Times here.
An artist and ex-banker together renovated this hotel into a cool pad in Byron Bay, Australia. Surf the famous break before spending the night here.
Caribbean surf chic at its very finest.
Great porch on this surf house in Melbourne, Australia. Read more on The Design Files.
If you've always wanted to sleep in a treehouse, the Art Jungle in Brazil is the one for you. It's set on the Atlantic coastline in the middle of a rainforest.
This modern surf shack in Topanga Canyon, California (near Malibu Beach) was built from scratch by builder and designer Mason St. Peter. Read more here.
Awesome surf shack with obligatory hammock on the island of Tsarabanjina, off Madagascar.
Every surfer's dream kitchen.
This awesome surf shack was constructed in just five weeks from reclaimed redwood. Watch the video here.
A porch with a view of the surf. What more can you ask for?
Rustic beach shack at its finest.
Great place for a post-surf beer and fish taco night.
Da Conch Shack on the Turks & Caicos Islands is the place for food with great views of the ocean.
Views don't get much better than this....
Tulum, Mexico - anyone?