59 Outdoor Large Pools, Tubs, Showers Back Yard Shrubs Design Photos And Ideas

Despite the home's stylish interiors, Young is most drawn to what lies outdoors—a lounge for quiet moments and al fresco dining, a pool, an outdoor shower, the views, a 1972 VW Meyers Manx dune buggy, and a raised adobe platform with a teepee on the back veranda.
The pool helps the homeowners take advantage of sunny weather.
The stunning outdoor poolside terrace leads to a 360-degree view.
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The architects brought the undulating lines outside with the pool's shape and overhead awning.
According to the architects, "the spatial arrangement of the ‘pocket’ courtyards is also driven by environmental concerns: the building is teased apart to maximize winter solar penetration and to capture prevailing cooling breezes."
Much of Roscommon House is single-story. With a total of 5,900 square feet of floor area, its footprint takes up the majority of the lot, so the architects cleverly sowed in green spaces wherever they could.
A view of the tropical jungle from the pool. The lot is nearly three acres in size.
The surrounding hillside offers beautiful views and miles of hiking trails.
A peek at the poolside cabana.
The resort-like swimming pool is surrounded by lush greenery.
The pool with a view.
A tall tree perfectly aligns with the lap pool. The pool furniture is from Modernica's case study line.
Why build a Passive House? "The obvious answer is low heating and cooling bills, but we find people most appreciate the other benefits, like consistent thermal comfort, sound proofing, and air quality," say the architects.
Another view of the pool.
The resort-like outdoor space features breathtaking views of the surrounding mountain range.
The backyard gives a clear view of the modular construction.
A peek at the sparkling pool.
The projecting volume also protects the pool from solar glare.
The Hollywood Hills home sits on a high bluff and features stunning canyon views.
The rear terrace boasts a recently built heated swimming pool with an infinity edge.
Photovoltaics panels were installed at the pool house.
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Because the architects wanted to showcase the view of one of the more majestic oaks on the property, they placed a lap pool below the tree so the mirror-like surface of the water would gracefully reflect its image.
The oak trees, along with the topography of the site, inspired the design of the modern house.
The kitchen also comes with a lovely view of the pool, seamlessly integrating the interiors with the exteriors.
Clean lines and midcentury vibes surround the outdoor pool.
The wood-slatted louvers to provide shade from the setting sun and a breathtaking view.
The pavilion overlooks the 60-foot long lap pool which was built into the hillside with a stunning roughhewn exposed stone ledge.
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A marble plinth filled with sand elevates the house, while also creating drywells to accept stormwater runoff.
The rooftop pool and bar lured us back to the hotel. We couldn’t wait to experience more mind-blowing views of the New York surround while laying poolside in the sun. It’s a perch that can’t be beat in terms of the eyeful you get, but the views are so epic they dwarf the already small three-feet-deep plunge pool that seemed to be there mostly for standing in while taking selfies. But our kids swam and splashed in the water while we ordered from the rooftop bar menu—a lobster roll, a hamburger, French fries with tarragon aioli, a Dark and Stormy and more than one glass of Quinn Vins de Pays des Maures Rose.
The backyard
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Whether it's a backyard patio, an infinity pool, or a rooftop terrace, these modern outdoor spaces add to the richness of daily life. Escape into nature, or get lost in city views. Wherever you are, let these outdoor photos take you somewhere new with inspirational ideas for yards, gardens, outdoor tubs and showers, patios, porches, and decks.