Come stay at this fairytale mansion in Santa Barbara, California! Architect Michael Carmichael let his imagination run wild while designing and building the Whale House. This bizarre and awe-inspiring home displays detailed crafstmanship and architectural feats throughout. Spanning over 4 levels, the Whale House offers one-of-a-kind luxury accommodation that will surely leave its visitors wanting to return. The exterior is made of layered shingles in curving motions, to resemble a whale. The interior features river rock, Venetian plaster, wood columns, and 270 Belgian leaded and stained glass windows. In the majestic courtyard, a 75-foot lap pool disappears into the whale's tail, which houses a separate guest quarters. Check out this truly spectacular home!