Eye-Catching, Modern Outdoor Fireplaces Turn The Patio Into A Dreamy Retreat

The fireplace is one of those accent features that always make a house feel cozy, no matter where you place it or how it looks. Sure, it’s great to have a cozy living room or bedroom, but what about the outdoor spaces? Doesn’t your patio deserve the same treatment? Here are some wonderful fireplaces with modern designs, created specifically for this type of spaces.

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This terrace is surely nice to have, especially if you enjoy the company of your friends. Invite them over and spend some quality time in front of the fireplace.

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A big patio like this one has plenty of room for a big fireplace. The contemporary architecture asked for a modern fireplace and this one looks gorgeous there. It’s placed beautifully on the side of the house and the comfy sofa and chair complement nicely.

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There are tons of elegant modern designs to choose from. This type is one of the most popular one and particularly great if you can integrate it into a wall like in this case.

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Have fun playing with elements, Combine fire with water and create a stunning outdoor décor. This contemporary patio features a gorgeous balance and it has beautiful views too.

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A great use of simple lines and geometric shapes. The low chairs have a straight-forward design and the fireplace is very nice too, especially with those rocks that create a wonderful ambiance.

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Before you decide on a fireplace design for your terrace or patio, figure out where you want to place it. Here you see how the fire and the panoramic views form a nice image. If you sit down the town seems to be on fire.

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Usually there’s an outdoor living area or a romantic dining space in front of the fireplace. This is a perfect setting if you wish to plan a romantic dinner for just the two of you.

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Modern fireplaces are often made of materials such as concrete. It’s a flexible material which you can shape according to your preferences and requirements. In this particular case, a very simple design was chosen.

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The tall and green walls which enclose this deck create an almost magical ambiance. The vines go all the way up and completely cover the walls. The fireplace seems like a natural addition to the décor.

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One of the most serene and tranquil patios we’ve seen so far. The stone fireplace is wonderfully placed there and it can be enjoyed by everyone. In this case, it’s a decorative element.

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Again, an interesting combination where fire and water come together in a serene and peaceful design. The contrast is even stronger here because of the minimalist design and the choice of materials.

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A covered patio like this one can be treated and decorated like an interior space. This patio was turned into an outdoor dining room. The fireplaces creates a cozy atmosphere and the views are simply magnificent.

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If you prefer something indeed extraordinary, take a look at this terrace. It looks like fire has taken over the space but it’s actually just a more complex system if fireplaces with very sleek and modern designs.

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Every patio, deck or terrace has its own unique form and design so you have to add your own twist when deciding on a layout. Since this one is long and narrow, placing a fireplace at one end seems like a perfectly nice idea.

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An outdoor fireplace can be part of the house’s architecture and structure as opposed to a freestanding structure. In this case, the fireplace is built into the wall and it’s also nicely framed by the glass walls.

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An outdoor fireplace is an ambient feature. Here you can see a very chic design. The fireplace has two benches that frame it, both with the same exact design and with incorporated light fixtures at the bottom. The whole décor is symmetrical and welcoming.

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If you wish to make the patio even cozier, the fireplace is not enough. Add an area rug and convert the space into a living area. The whole atmosphere changes with this one detail.

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The advantage of opting for a freestanding fireplace is that you can place it anywhere you want. Take this outdoor lounge area a little further away from the house so those inside won’t be bothered by the noise and light.

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Have a fireplace in the center of a sunken outdoor sitting area. It’s the perfect accent feature. You can put sofas or benches around it and create a cozy space. The geometry of the space is very nice and the dimensions are also nicely chosen.

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A similar décor, except this time there’s a combination of chairs and benches. The fireplace brings them all together in harmony. This would feel like a very empty and cold space without the fireplace.

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