Hello and welcome to our Garden Outline of small swimming pool ideas. Below you will find a summary of the benefits, main options and some design ideas we handpicked for you along with beautiful photos. Enjoy!
What are the benefits of small swimming pools?
- Practical for backyards with limited space
- Homeowners have more area for other backyard features such as a deck, patio, outdoor kitchen, garden or grass area
- Easier to clean and maintain
- Many shapes and styles available
What are the main options for small swimming pools?
- In ground: plunge, infinity, hot tub, lap
- Above ground: spa, kids, step-up stair entry
- Shapes: classic rectangular, kidney, freeform, geometric, oval, roman, L-shaped, figure 8, circular
- Features: waterfall, fountain, sun ledge, fire pit, catch basin
- Complementing out-of-pool structures: deck, outdoor kitchen, patio, pergola, screen or glass enclosure, fireplace
What follows are beautiful photos of small swimming pools along with design ideas we thought may be of interest to you. Enjoy and happy home decorating!
1. Hedge Keyhole
Points of Interest ● rectangular pool ● blue tile edging ● concrete paver with grass inserts ● security hedges ● boxwood ● keyhole hedge opening with large antique urn
2. Lap Plunge Pool
Points of Interest ● lap pool with 2 wall fountains ● stamped pre-cast concrete pavers ● backyard space saving in-swing 8-lite french doors ● palm trees
3. Pool Cover
Points of Interest ● stamped concrete pool coping ● retractable pool cover ● double concrete in-ground pool steps ● tree wall ● built in narrow wooden slab bench ● brick fence grass patio area
4. Teal Ceramic Stools
Points of Interest ● small roman pool ● covered patio doubling as pool house ● stacked stone fireplace ● outdoor kitchen ● pergola extension with corbel rafter tail
5. Elevated Patio
Points of Interest ● classic rectangular pool ● wood pool coping ● wooden deck ● ledge with outdoor lanterns ● elevated patio ● built-in seating on patio ● galvanised silver planters
6. Picket Pool Fence
Points of Interest ● blue ceramic tile pool surround ● bullnose coping ● antique swan statue with patina ● handcrafted planters with bamboo designs ● white picket pool fence
7. Two Tone Wicker
Points of Interest ● L-pool ● glass and metal pool enclosure ● high back two-tone wicker Bergères armchairs ● concrete cobblestone patio pavers ● hot tub with mosaic tile pattern