Weathered woods combine with sleek stainless steel and concrete to create a backyard retreat that's cool and stylish. With multiple seating areas, the space can comfortably host an intimate gathering or larger party.
This massive paver patio is home to a custom stone fire pit and a long tiled water feature. Black wicker chairs with white patio cushions invite guests to conversational seating groups while orange cushioned lounge chairs add color to the space and provide separate areas for relaxation.
Multiple seating areas serve different functions to take maximum advantage of this oceanside patio. An outdoor rug grounds a conversation area with a modern wood sofa and chair. Nearby, a grouping of slatted wood chairs surround a fire table, providing warmth and inviting conversation.
Custom bench seating surrounds this welcoming fire pit, creating a great space for conversation any time of year. The fire pit and benches are lit from below, drawing the eye to the space and increasing its warm, cozy vibe. Well-placed stones create a sculptural focal point in the backyard beyond.
A peppy chaise longue takes advantage of a narrow corner of this Malibu beach home's ample patio space. Glass walls offer uninterrupted views of the Pacific, while modern furnishings are sleek and neutral.
A roomy hot tub is perched just off the beach at this modern Malibu beach house. The connecting patio features gray tile floors and a built-in bench that lines the perimeter, offering ample seating for guests to enjoy the sweeping ocean view.
Slatted wood chairs surround a modern fire pit on the patio of this stunning Malibu, California, home. Contemporary planters line the border of the patio, which features a clear glass fence that offers shelter from the wind without interrupting the ocean view.
This modern Malibu terrace is steps from the beach, separated from the master bedroom by a glass wall with a broad sliding panel. A spiral staircase leads to an upper terrace. Clean lines and neutral colors are crisp and modern, keeping the emphasis on the breathtaking views.
To reflect the clean geometry of the house, the Wagner Design Group layered the patio with slabs of concrete. Meanwhile, a wood dining table and chairs complete the terrace and allow for enjoying dinner with friends.
Built-in bench seating lines the perimeter of this lower-level outdoor terrace, which is almost level with the Malibu beach. Gray tile is offset by outdoor fabrics in cheery, colorful stripes. A fire bowl offers warmth for breezy nights.
A pergola-covered slate patio is furnished with wood and white cushioned furniture, including a poolside sitting area with an ottoman. Trees surrounding the space allow for privacy while enjoying the outdoor area.
A beach-level patio features scored concrete flooring and built-in bench seating that lines the edges, providing ample space for entertaining. A contemporary staircase leads to another patio with breathtaking ocean views.
Outdoor slipper chairs offer a comfy spot to enjoy this open-air terrace in Malibu. Glass walls divide the interior spaces of this home from the beach beyond, taking advantage of the breathtaking views.
This modern California patio, with its built-in bench seating and fire pit, offers stunning vistas of the valley and sky beyond. The home is constructed to take maximum advantage of its site, with indoor-outdoor rooms that connect to the surrounding landscape all year round.