33 Outdoor Large Pools, Tubs, Showers Side Yard Design Photos And Ideas

The outdoor shower is located right off the main balcony and living room.
From the swimming pool, it’s possible to see how the upper and lower portions of the house interact—lightness gives way to solidity.
CMV House viewed from the swimming pool.
From the driveway, stepping stones lead across a wading pool to the home's main entrance. An island patio rests as a centerpiece beneath the pergola.
Sprawling across 2,500 square feet, the dwelling is divided into two zones. The open living areas are housed on the west side, while more private quarters—including a master suite—are sited on the eastern part of the house.
Perched on the northwest coast of Mallorca, S'Estaca offers mesmerizing Mediterranean views.
This luxury hideaway is tucked inside Siem Reap, and offers prime access to the many and varied Angkor temples.
The mix of wood and steel references the construction of a wine barrel. A long rectangular reflecting pool runs the length of the tasting room.
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.
On the terrace, Air chairs by Jasper Morrison for Magis surround an oak table with black trestle legs. The limestone used to build the original structure was sourced from a quarry less than a half-mile away.
A peek at the outdoor pool.
A large pool is located on the east side of the residence.
A covered sitting area at the edge of the pool.
The side yard is filled with a long, narrow built-in swimming pool. It is the perfect environment to enjoy the Australian sunshine.
The Pool
The infinity pool overlooks stunning views of Mexico and the San Diego skyline and harbor.
A new floor plan opened up the home taking advantage of both the natural lighting and cross-ventilation—minimizing the need for electricity and air-conditioning.
If your potential dream home includes a patio, make sure it's on your list of must-haves.
On the lower level is a fully-glazed living and dining space that leads to an outdoor pool and terrace area.
A pool and outdoor lounge area that's shaded by trees.
The narrow, elongated pool with a vertical green wall can be seen from inside the apartment.
Exposed structural members reach outwards and are painted a silver hue.
Backyard elevation

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.