32 Amazing Outdoor Fireplaces and Fire Pits

Get inspired by these backyard designs that are kept warm with spectacular fire features.

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April 15, 2019

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Points to the View

A view to a thrill! This modern, triangular fire pit points to the water and city views in the distance. Design by Mark Silva

Convenient Log Storage

Pergola from DIY Network's Blog Cabin 2014

Sunken Fire Pit in the Mountains

This a firepit at Ushuata botanical gardens in the heart of the North Carolina mountains.

Fire + Water

This large swimming pool with water jets includes a built-in hot tub and lava rock fire pit for the ultimate in outdoor relaxing. A nearby lounging area with diagonally set pavers complements the yard's striking geometric design, while verdant grass and white rose borders pop against the glittering blue water.

Star Light, Star Bright

As the sun sets, interior lighting illuminates the backyard, setting a relaxed ambiance for family and friends to gather on the patio.

Circular Designs

Design by Steve Appolloni

Jungle Inspired

Gorgeous Stone Outdoor Fireplace

A large wooden chandelier and gorgeous stone fireplace lend a rustic feel to this chic outdoor living space. A small sofa and two armchairs provide seating.

Posh Pit

This contemporary patio design is a great place for entertaining, featuring a fire pit area surrounded by bench seating, accented by lush landscape.

Natural Stone Meets Modern House

This striking backyard retreat features a fire pit and modern landscaping to complement the home's ultra-modern exterior. Design by Alderwood Landscaping

Poolside Retreat

This tri-level backyard boasts a refurbished swimming pool with natural stone tiles, a spa on a second level and patio seating on the third. Design by Mitch Kalamian

Double-Sided Fireplace

Outdoor sitting area with chairs, round table, fireplace with screen and stone design and seating area next to the pool.

Outdoor Sectional

Licensed contractor Matt Blashaw and his Yard Crasher crew helped to build this fire pit which sets on a stained redwood deck with a privacy wall. The cozy sectional sofa and pop of color throw pillows make this space cozy and comfy for all to enjoy!

Quad Fire Strips

At the 2012 HGTV Dream Home in Park City, Utah, a modern fire pit area, connected to interior spaces via boardwalks, invites relaxation. Four separate gas units comprise the modern fire pit design. The Utah limestone-clad column is topped in a surface of limestone.

Minimal + Modern Style

Wooden benches wind through a modern, minimalist backyard. A white fire pit creates a cozy and inviting space, perfect for entertaining through the night.

Rockers by the Fire

The stone fireplace with a roaring fire invites guest to relax in the rocking chairs and enjoy the beautiful gardens.

Fireplace Wall

Design by Mitch Kalamian

Take the Chill Off

Enjoy the snowy scenic views in this outdoor entertaining area with a curved wooden bench, a fire pit and a stone patio.

Walkway Leads to Warmth

The beautiful walking path that leads you up to the fit-pit that sits 14.

Fireplace Deck

Design by Keith Summerour

All-Stone Patio

Design by Robert Hursthouse

Vertical Stones

The stone patio is large enough to accommodate multiple sitting areas and opens up to an expansive backyard.

Infinity Pool + Fire Pit

Taking full advantage of its gorgeous desert setting, this home's porch and patio feature wide-open expanses, an infinity pool and a fire pit. The stonework echoes the neutral colors of the landscape.

Fireplace + Pizza Oven

This outdoor patio with its exterior detailing, dramatic stone fireplace, built-in grill and seating is the perfect setting for wining and dining with friends and family.

Old World Romantic

A stone bench topped with flagstone pavers runs alongside a stone fireplace for additional seating in this outdoor space. Green cushions provide comfortable seating and complement the lush green ivy covering the top of the fireplace.

Contemporary Hacienda

Crisp white brick creates a bright and inviting outdoor seating area in this contemporary patio. Cheerful yellow pillows adds a pop of color to white chairs that make for intimate and cozy fireside seats. Design by Becker Studios

Warm Up After Taking a Dip

This backyard space has an impressive swimming pool and fire pit that is an inviting space perfect for relaxing and enjoying the outdoors.

Eye-Level Fireplace

A simple, table with clean lines and a beautiful stone fireplace keep the breathtaking views front and center in this modern outdoor dining area. (HGTV Dream Home 2011)

Garden Firepit

Design by Robert Hursthouse

Hillside Fire Pit

Design by Katrina Leondov Fairchild.

Fireplace Table

New deck with handrails, red accent wall and two sided fireplace as featured on Yard Crashers.

Courtyard Fireplace

From this point of view you can see how the newly designed courtyard on the lower level of the yard is a self-contained outdoor room with a fireplace, raised beds, and a center area for entertaining. The stunning stonework along the right side is both decorative and functional and features an open archway with a view into the lower lot where a small Greek temple is situated.

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