Step inside this spectacular modern dwelling on the beach in Turks and Caicos

As the weather gets cooler, there's no doubt we're starting to think of our escape from the frigid winter months.

Come December, it'll be less talk of office life -- instead, we'll be daydreaming of sandy beaches and the warm sun. And if this home doesn't have you sold on a dream-worthy winter getaway to Turks and Caicos, then we don't know what will.  

The stunning modern island abode is a vacation home to Mark Durliat, the CEO and owner of Grace Bay Resorts, and his wife, Melissa, a former TODAY show producer. A power couple of sorts, the Durliats have helped transform the remote island into one of the world's premier luxury beach getaways, setting the bar high for elite vacationers.

Step inside the Durliat's home:

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Home Tour: A Modern Island Dwelling in Turks and Caicos
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Designed by Turks and Caicos' team Coast Architects, the five-bedroom, five-bathroom residence was created to balance modern luxury with tasteful island life. Included in the home is a stunning botanical inner courtyard and hand-carved stepping stones in the entrance, exquisitely designed with seashells and coral. 

It's truly a dream come true. 

This taste of island life is emulated in the Durliat's Grace Bay Club, the first luxury hotel built in Turks and Caicos. Described as a "quiet haven for uninterrupted relaxation," the resort calling for your vacation days.

Related: Scroll through to see another gorgeous island

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Renaissance Island, Aruba
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