This South Florida home boasts a unique outdoor entertaining space highlighted by a sunken circular fire pit in the swimming pool. The space features ample cushions for relaxing as well as a bespoke lighting arrangement in the seating area and swimming pool.
A sunken seating area with built-in concrete benches is centered around a modern concrete fire pit. The seating area shares a wall with the hot tub, making the transition from one spot to the next a cinch.
Low-growing plants, an infinity pool and a sunken banquette don't obstruct the spectacular view from this patio. The fire pit and vibrant bench cushions make this space a cozy spot for watching the sun set.
This lovely outdoor space was made for entertaining, seamlessly combining indoor and outdoor living into one fluid design. Guests can take a dip in the pool, relax by the sunken fire pit or lounge underneath the covered sitting area.
Vanishing walls, through the use of pocket glass doors, blend the indoors and out for this modern desert home. The covered outdoor pavilion features a chic bar area, comfortable furnishings and the piece de resistance is a sunken fire pit and sectional.
Watch the sun set over the Pacific from this Maui, Hawaii home, where a sunken fire pit and patterned pillows create a cozy atmosphere. The modern style and clean lines also produce a simple and understated elegance without detracting from the breathtaking view.
A Gabion bowl was used for a fire pit feature in this luxurious backyard, as seen on The Outdoor Room by Jamie Durie. The fire pit deck is sunk below the height of the adjacent infinity pool so that the benches are level to the pool.
A cantilevered fireplace adds to the cozy sunken courtyard created by Hocker Design Group on a wooded lakefront Texas property. The design was 2015 American Society of Landscape Architects award winner.