A lush green lawn complements the timber deck.THERE’S something about warm timber, fresh white walls and comfortable furniture that gives off a holiday-home-by-the-beach kind of vibe.Never more so than inside this newly renovated Mermaid Beach abode. “The whole home has a really nice feel, it’s got that relaxed, beachy vibe,” said marketing agent Daniel Donovan of Ray White Collective – Mermaid Beach.“There’s lots of natural light flowing in thanks to the northeast aspect.” More from news02:37International architect Desmond Brooks selling luxury beach villa7 hours ago02:37Gold Coast property: Sovereign Islands mega mansion hits market with $16m price tag1 day agoFriends and family will happily occupy the undercover outdoor area. Bi-fold doors offer easy access to the undercover outdoor area where lush landscaping complements the new deck.“They’ve really opened the home up inside to give it more living space,” Mr Donovan said. “It flows really well.”Step outside the front gate where the Mermaid Beach lifestyle comes into its own, he added: “You’ve got shops, restaurants, bars and the ocean all in walking distance.” Feel right at home inside 111 Petrel Ave, Mermaid Beach.Having bought in 2012, the owners have recently completed a renovation which saw the home made over inside and out. Upstairs a rear retreat has been converted into a huge master bedroom with walk-in robe, ensuite and its own lounge area, while downstairs a fourth bedroom creates dual living potential.