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.
This South Florida home boasts multiple outdoor entertainment areas in one cohesive design. Neutral stone pavers cover patios and walls to create a harmonious feel throughout the three distinct spaces seen here. A sunken seating area in the pool is framed by the same stone material used in the coping around the pool's edge, helping to connect and define the spaces. Rough-hewn stone veneers are carried throughout the covered lounge and kitchen areas.
This South Florida home's backyard poolscape features multiple entertainment areas defined by the use of varying hardscape materials. A feature wall with a gallery-like installation of fire sconces and water spouts is contrasted by the stone hearth and fireplace across the ipe wood patio to its right. The sunken seating area and fire pit within the swimming pool are unique features that emphasize the drama and luxury of this outdoor space.
A geometric South Florida swimming pool includes a sunken circular seating area that's comfortably appointed with neutral pillows and cushions, providing ample area for relaxation around a central fire pit. Corners of the pool feature plants such as Mexican Fan palms that are set in dark, tumbled pebbles and framed by neutral stone pavers or dark ipe wood.
This sunken patio is surrounded by gray concrete walls and lush vertical landscaping, creating a private, intimate atmosphere. Sleek, contemporary sofas make a cozy seating area in front of a stainless steel floating fireplace.
The homeowners wanted a great family area that they could entertain in, so designers created an open concept kitchen, dining and living room area. The dining room, with its long table, modern chairs and bench seating, overlooks the sunken living room. Both spaces have plenty of durable seating options-perfect for entertaining the family's friends.
This backyard patio design features a sunken lounge under an elaborate pergola. The seating area takes full advantage of the outdoor fireplace. Built-in benches with durable outdoor cushions and a practical table make this the perfect spot to relax or entertain.