Sunken Patio Design Ideas For Luxurious Backyard Living

There’s something about the aesthetic style of a sunken patio that just makes you feel at home.

It creates a new space that feels separate from the rest, yet still a part of your backyard. Sunken patios aren’t for everyone but they sure do look incredible when done correctly.

This gallery shares a handful of sunken patios that’ll leave you yearning for one to call your own.

Mediterranean Patio

denver home patio sunken design
Credit to Altgelt & Associates

Patio Firepit

sprawling backyard sunken patio
Credit to Stonewood, LLC

Rustic Home

rustic patio lime green accents
Credit to Lake Tahoe Photographer Tom Zikas, designed by Ryan Group Architects

Patio Stairs

garden sunken patio with steps
Credit to Tom Biddle Photography

Spacious Patio Area

modern luxurious sunken patio
Credit to Tremmel Design Group

Traditional Patio Design

chicago small patio sunken firepit area
Credit to Hursthouse Landscape Architects and Contractors

Outdoor Fireplace

las vegas contemporary patio space
Credit to Realm of Design

Outdoor Seating Area

beautiful sunken patio london backyard
Credit to Harrington Porter Landscapes

Award-Winning Patio Space

rustic sunken patio in providence RI
Credit to Modern Yankee Builders
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