Outdoor and Hot Tub Pools, Tubs, Shower Outdoor Tub: A tucked-away bathtub provides  a private backyard oasis. “We kind  of got carried away,” resident Maury Strong recalls of the decision to place the 59-inch freestanding Keren basin outdoors. “My view was, ‘Let’s just do it all.”’ The extra effort paid off—the outdoor bath is among  her grandchildren’s favorite parts of  the house. Her husband, Ron Caron, also enjoys relaxing there.  Photo 16 of 40 in 40 Modern Bathtubs That Soak In the View from Back to the Garden