Having beautiful and functional outdoor living space (or spaces) for your home is something that will dramatically increase your enjoyment of your home in general. When the weather’s mild, there’s just something that’s pleasant about sitting outside, letting the fresh air wash over you.
Of course, the weather isn’t mild at all times of the year. In fact, sometimes it can get downright cold, even during the night of the summertime months! For this reason, many homeowners choose to include fire pits in their backyards. This ensures that they’ll be able to get much more enjoyment out of their outdoor living spaces, even if the weather isn’t cooperating.
While you could opt for the simplest fire pit possible, wouldn’t you rather have something that contributes to the beauty of your backyard? If so, then you’re going to love this list. On it, we’ve collected 23 examples of beautiful backyard fire pits, each of which features a different style, look and feel.
So, if you think that a fire pit would be the perfect addition to your home, then take a look! You’re sure to find something on this list that you’re going to love!
Perfectly incorporated into the luxurious stone patio, the semi-circle design of this fire pit area ensures that everyone has a spot around the flames.
Next to the pool, the terraced design of this fire pit area allows for those using and not using the pool to enjoy the fire.
3. Small Spaces
Even in a small backyard that might not have much green space, it’s possible to include a fire pit, provided you get creative!
On a large property, a fire pit should be placed in an area that allows for a wonderful view to be enjoyed.
5. Modern Flair
You’ve got to love the modern flair of this fire pit, which is situated on top of a small wooden patio.
6. Beautiful and Functional
The beautiful design of this backyard fire pit is both visually appealing and functional. Need more wood? Just pull it from underneath the fire pit!
7. Simple Concrete
People who have an appreciation for contemporary home design will love the clean lines of this beautiful concrete backyard fire pit.
Want to go swimming after the sun goes down? Then a fire pit right next to the pool, like you see here, could make perfect sense.
9. Be Comfortable
If you’ve got the budget, then there’s no reason not to make your backyard fire pit as comfortable as it possibly can be.
10. Blending In
The natural stone that was used to build this circular backyard fire pit area allows the outdoor living space to blend into the natural environment.
11. Like a Fireplace
Instead of having a fire “pit”, you can also build something like this, which might be more adequately described as an outdoor fireplace.
12. A Different Approach
The look of this stone backyard fire pit is certainly unique, but you can’t deny that it has a high level of visual appeal.
13. Square and Natural
This stone backyard fire pit does an excellent job of balancing the more refined look of a contemporary one with the traditional natural look of most.
14. A Wooden Barrel
You’ve got to love the unique design of this backyard fire pit that greatly resembles a wooden barrel.
15. Between Two Levels
This totally cool backyard fire pit, which is located on the patio, stands between two levels.
16. An Old Stump
The way that this backyard fire pit is built into an old tree stump is totally unique and totally cool!
17. Simplicity and Beauty
The circular area covered in gravel that contains the backyard fire pit for this home is wonderfully simple, ensuring the beauty of the surroundings can shine.
18. Table and Pit
This backyard fire pit is wonderfully functional, as it can double as a table when the fire’s not roaring.
When it comes to establishing the style of a stone backyard fire pit, your choice of cushions can go a long way.
20. On the Mantle
If you want to sit around this charming and rustic backyard fire pit, you can even choose to sit right on the mantle. How toasty is that?
21. Swingin’ Good Time
Who wouldn’t love to sit on one of those swinging benches while this backyard fire pit is roaring away?
22. Pointing the Way
The triangular design of this contemporary backyard fire pit lets you know where you should be looking while you sit around it.
23. Your Design
There are all kinds of things you can do with backyard fire pits, so look into designs that you love and make yours everything you want it to be.