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How to Transform Your Home Into a Tropical Resort

by  Lauren Dana Ellman | Mar 20, 2020

While a tropical vacation may seem out of reach, you can transform your space into your own oasis. And, spoiler alert: It’s easier than it seems. Here’s what you’ll need.

1. A Tropical-Paradise-Inspired Candle

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This candle — made with coconut water, lemon blossom, and lime — will transform your space into your own oasis. Buy it now

2. This Set of Coconut Shell Planters

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These coconut shell pots, which can be used to hold your favorite low-maintenance air plants, add a fun, beachy touch to any space. Buy it now

3. An Oversized Hammock Swing

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This roomy hammock swing comes in three colors and can be used both indoors or outdoors. Buy it now

4. A Miniature Palm Tree

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You could never have too many plants. This three-foot-tall palm tree makes the perfect home accessory. Buy it now

5. This Sound Machine

Fall asleep to the soothing sound of ocean waves — without actually being at the beach. Buy it now.

6. A Set of Cheery Pillowcases

These fun pom-pom pillowcases are sure to brighten up any space. Buy it now

7. This Breezy Blanket

This beach-chic throw blanket is great for afternoon napping or Netflix binging. Bonus: It’s made with 100% cotton, and is machine washable. Buy it now.

8. A Plush Bathrobe 

We’ve never met a hotel bathrobe we didn’t like. This one (which is lined with polyester and is ideal lounging attire) is the next best thing. Buy it now

9. A Luxe Set of Sheets

This crisp, buttery-soft set from Brooklinen is complete with one flat sheet, one fitted sheet, and two pillowcases. Buy it now

10. An Adirondack Chair (Or Two) 

Lounge out in style in one of these bright-colored Adirondack chairs. Buy it now

11. A Splurge-Worthy Hotel Mattress

Westin, which is part of Marriott International, is renowned for its incredibly comfy beds. Now, you can actually own one of their signature mattresses. (Trust us, it’s worth the splurge!). Buy it now

12. ...Or An Incredible Mattress Topper

Even if you don’t feel like shelling out thousands of dollars on a new mattress, you can transform your current one into the world’s comfiest bed with this Westin topper. Buy it now

13. An Incredible Beach Read

While you may not be going to the beach anytime soon, you can still enjoy a good beach read. The Last Resort is about the fictional Harmony Resort, which promises to help couples repair their relationships — but there's more to the story. (Expect lots of drama!). Buy it now

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