The Perfect Place for a Pond

A tranquil pond can be the finishing touch of a good design — and even better when it fits seamlessly with the style and tone of the landscape. These beautiful ponds are imbued with a sense of place.
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Garden Getaway

A pond provides the perfect transition zone to a destination getaway in this backyard: the bridge leads to a inviting gazebo. Posted by HGTV fan helawrence13

A Griller's Paradise

A tranquil pond flanks this outdoor kitchen and makes the idea of cooking outdoors even more appealing. The tee arbor defines the edge of the space and frames the cutting garden beyond. Design by Dan Berger

Rustic Retreat

Designing a waterfall and pond for this sloping wooded area required a relaxed style to fit the setting. The result: a beautiful retreat with a timeless quality. Design by Dan Berger

Fantasy Play Area

This winsome playhouse and pergola are set off by a pond and bridge. Design by Steve Appolloni

New Life for Concrete Slab

Landscape designer Stephanie Barton converted this former carport into a colorful outdoor space without making a trip to the landfill. The existing concrete slab was sliced into strips, then stacked to form a corner bench and raised koi pond.

Watering Trough

A Texas-style landscape needs at least one galvanized steel trough. This trough was converted into a water feature. Find out how you can create a water garden in a favorite container. Design by Katrina Leonidov Fairchild

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Capturing the Tropics

Landscape designer Jamie Durie turned this courtyard into a Bali-inspired infinity-edge pond. Stepping stones cross the tranquil pool, and a hand-carved marble water lily completes the look. Browse more beautiful ponds.

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Waterfront Seating

A gentle stream empties into a pond by the deck. Posted by HGTV fan dan4548

Pergola With a View

This picturesque garden pond and waterfall provide ambiance for an outdoor room. Says HGTV fan Chalie B, "I needed a pond but I think I went a little nuts."

The Destination

HGTV fan helawrence13 says this the perfect spot for a backyard retreat.