Outdoor Rooms We Love From Rate My Space

"Walls" can be trees, fences or swaying grasses. Here are some of our favorite garden rooms contributed by our readers.

Lush Outdoor Living

Colorful Patio

A former driveway, made obsolete by an addition to the home, serves as the floor for this beautiful outdoor living space. Posted by RMSer wubber_ducky.

Asian Inspired Patio Space

Relaxing Outdoor Space

RMSer Becauseisaidso's husband built this pergola from plans designed by her late father, an architect. A Chinese garden gate from Beijing creates the far wall.

Furnished Outdoor Deck

Red, White and Blue

The blue and white floor is a perfect finishing touch for this inviting deck. Posted by sirbillmo.

Rustic Arbor

Bathed in Green

We can imagine whiling away sweet summer afternoons in this rustic arbor, made especially cozy with a topping of wisteria and Carolina jessamine and lush plantings in front. Contributed by Deb0888.

Breezeway Entertaining Space

Pretty in Pink

Colorful cushions add life to this festive area that seems perfect for relaxing with friends and family. Contributed by pgs6587_1578098.

Outdoor Kitchen

Outside for the Evening

The homeowners have created an ultra-livable room in their small backyard with this outdoor kitchen. Contributed by TrishDanby.

Outdoor Path and Swing

Sweet Spot

With astilbe, ferns and heuchera in front, and woods as a soothing surround, who wouldn't want to venture up this flagstone path to a comfortable swing? Posted by Mariavb.

Shed Garden

Enchanted Garden

Not exactly an outdoor room, but this \"Narragansett shed garden\" is clearly where the homeowner spends most of her time. \"The girls next door refer to it as the 'Enchanted Magic Garden,'\" says Loreleilu.

Patio Space

Cozy Retreat

Building a retaining wall to level out the yard enabled the creation of this cozy spot. Teknobear reported that the do-it-yourself project was completed in four weekends.

Party Patio Space

Party Patio

Making an outdoor space your own is what fun design is all about, and clearly this party patio has the designer's stamp. Posted by bunsoboy.

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