When you want to get the most out of your home, you’re invariably going to turn your attention toward your outdoor living spaces. Provided the weather cooperates, your outdoor living spaces can begin to seem as if they’re actually a part of the home rather than separate from it. Of course, the weather doesn’t always cooperate, particularly when it comes to temperature!
That’s why so many homeowners these days are including backyard fire pits as part of their outdoor living spaces. With the fire pit, one can dramatically increase the times of year when those outdoor spaces can be used!
Now, there are a lot of different fire pits out there, many of them quite simple. When you really want to create an outdoor living space, though, you want to up the luxury factor of your backyard fire pit!
Below, we’ve collected examples of 20 stunning backyard fire pits. And these aren’t your simple holes in the ground. These are luxury fire pits that really stand out, adding character and charm to their homes’ outdoor living spaces. If you’re looking for a fire pit idea for your home that’s a cut above the rest, then you’ve got to see these!
1. Incredible Fire Pit Seating
If you really want to get around-the-year use out of your fire pit, then you want to make the seating around that fire pit as comfortable as possible.
2. Pool Attached Fire Pit
A fire pit is also something that can expand the times of year when you can use your in-ground pool. Check out this luxury example!
3. Out on the Edge
This beautiful stone patio includes a relatively simple fire pit that’s surrounded by circular wicker couches. The look is absolutely gorgeous!
4. The Sunken Fire Pit
Set back from the home, the beautiful masonry of this sunken backyard fire pit is simply undeniable. Best of all, it’s one that can use natural wood!
5. Fire Pit Inside of the Pool
Imagine you go out for a swim on a chilly fall evening. Wouldn’t you love to climb out of the pool and directly into a small fire pit area like this?
6. Importance of Fire Pit Décor
Making the most out of a stunning luxury backyard fire pit is about more than masonry. You also want to consider how décor, like throw pillows, will help you to create the look.
7. Luxury Fire Pit with Rustic Vibe
With the outdoor kitchen and seating area in the background, this luxury backyard fire pit keeps things simple to great effect. This is down-home country living!
8. Circle of Rocking Chairs
While some will prefer to go with built-in seating around the fire pit, there’s something to be said for the comfort of rocking chairs.
9. Contemporary Fire Pit
Above all else, you want your fire pit area to capture the “vibe” of your home in general. Check out how perfectly this contemporary fire pit design fits in.
10. Contemporary In-The-Ground Backyard Fire Pit
Keeping with the contemporary style, check out how this design combines contemporary styling with the very idea of a literal backyard fire pit.
11. Fire Pit Doubling as Table
If you plan on using your fire pit as a place for entertaining, you may wish to include table-like elements in your fire pit’s design.
12. Considering Backyard Landscaping
If you have a backyard that features a large patio, like this one, then you’ll definitely want your fire pit to fit into the patio’s design style.
13. Sweeping Wood Deck with Fire Pit
When the topography of the backyard doesn’t cooperate with your fire pit desires, you can include a fire pit as part of your deck’s design. Check out the sweeping lines here.
14. Circle of Adirondack Chairs
Adirondack chairs are the perfect complement to virtually any fire pit design you can think of. Here, they’re employed to beautiful (and comfortable) effect.
15. Backyard Fire Pit Location Tip
When deciding where to place your fire pit, consider places that are far away from your home; you want to gaze at the stars, don’t you?
16. Dual Backyard Fire Pits
If you have the space to allow for it, and you really want to entertain, then why wouldn’t you consider a dual fire-pit design like this?
17. Beautiful Brick Backyard Fire Pit
This beautiful brick patio that includes a literal fire pit in the middle is elegant in its simplicity. We love the director’s chairs, but they could always be upgraded!
18. Harmony of Design
One only needs to take one look at this gorgeous backyard fire pit to realize that it’s achieved harmony of design with the home.
19. It’s What’s Around
When it comes to creating the luxury look for a backyard fire pit, it’s often less about the pit itself and more about what’s surrounding it.
20. Use LED Lighting
When it gets late by the fire pit, you’re going to need lights. Check out how this fire pit is able to use LED lights to incredibly beautiful effect.