While there are plenty of perks that come with life in beautiful Southern California, a major benefit is all of the homes made for outdoor entertaining. Our temperate weather can be enjoyed all year long, so homeowners tend to put a lot of focus on their outdoor spaces.
If you want to get outside in Southern California, there are no shortage of options, from the beach to parks to outdoor dining. However, we think having a home that allows for outdoor entertaining is one of the most ideal ways to enjoy the sunshine and fresh air.
Here are 13 Southern California homes that were made for outdoor entertaining.
Presented by Tim Van Damm
From sports courts and citrus orchards, owners and guests will be enthralled by the opportunity to visit this exquisite Early California Hacienda style home. The property spans 3 flat and usable acres, meaning there is even more possibility for perfect outdoor entertainment.
Presented by Charlee Nessel
The possibilities of outdoor entertainment are nearly endless with this impressive estate. Situated on two lots spanning five acres, outdoor entertainment opportunities can be seen with multiple balconies, fire features, and a beautiful pool deck.
Co-listed: Shawn S. Kormondy
This home’s serene mountain location is a must-see for those who love to immerse themselves in nature. A seamless connection between the indoors and outdoor living spaces are created by wall-to-wall sliding glass pocket doors. If you’re ready for fresh mountain air, then this escape is for you.
Are you a fan of panoramic canyon views? These views, paired with the refreshing swimming pool and spa, make for perfect outdoor entertainment.
This sensational home’s backyard features an infinity edge pool and fully-equipped cabana perfect for impressive gatherings. Found in the highly sought after Muirlands neighborhood of La Jolla, you’ll never want to leave home with this outdoor entertainment at your disposal.
Presented by Cecilia G Zavala
Serenity and tranquility are abundant in this spectacular home. The covered loggia and pool emulate the feeling of paradise.
There might not be a better match than that of panoramic ocean views and an attractive rooftop deck. Add in the gorgeous pool and spa and you’re set to entertain all summer long!
Presented by Lisa Cooper
Brilliance flows both inside this Laguna Niguel home as well into the expansive outdoor space. Fountains and elaborate stonework can be seen throughout, while the saltwater pool and jacuzzi offer relaxation to residents and guests alike.
Presented by Mary Chaparro
The grounds of this Del Mar getaway offer something for everyone: an inviting resurfaced swimming pool, an expansive deck, and a BBQ area with a welcoming seating area. Follow the private trail that leads to even more outdoor space, lined by lush landscaping and a garden approach inspired by none other than the J Paul Getty Museum.
Presented by Tom Tomaiko
If you’re looking for a backyard oasis complete with a soothing jacuzzi and incredible views, then this Laguna Niguel home is for you. Other community amenities include a swimming pool, bike path to Salt Creek Beach, as well as a play zone and park area.
If you’re daydreaming of a home that offers multiple decks with ample opportunity to enjoy ocean breezes, welcome home! This San Clemente home offers privacy and tranquility, while offering a spacious backyard perfect for entertaining guests any time of year.
Presented by Jennifer Halbert
Are you ready for a resort-style backyard? This Mission Viejo retreat offers plenty amenities, such as a newer, oversized pool and spa, as well as an outdoor eating area. The indoor-outdoor living style in this home pairs beautifully with privacy and elegance.
Presented by Joel Blumenfeld
The backyard of this El Cajon home was made for entertaining. From the appealing swimming pool to the eco-friendly artificial turf and sod, residents will be well-equipped to host the most magnificent pool parties all year round.