Garden Entertainment Area

Are you making the most of your space? Discover how to transform your ordinary backyard into the ultimate outdoor entertainment area. This guide provides creative ideas and practical tips to enhance your garden, making it perfect for gatherings, relaxation, and enjoyment throughout the year.

An ordinary backyard before a SmartStone garden entertainment transformation.

Why You Need an Outdoor Entertainment Area

How often do you use your garden for entertaining?

If the answer is ‘not that often,’ there are a few ways to create an entertainment area in your backyard.

You may have seen homes with outdoor entertainment areas that have all the bells and whistles, but is it possible to create an entertainment area in your garden on a smaller scale?

The answer is yes, and it is easier than you think.

Transforming your garden is one of the quickest and easiest ways to increase the value of your home.

In this article, we’ll show you how to change your backyard from drab to fab by creating an entertainment area and outdoor space you can enjoy with friends and family.

How to create a garden entertainment area in 5 easy steps:

  1. Choose a focal point for your garden entertainment area.
  2. Create an outdoor seating area.
  3. Incorporate pools into your design.
  4. Add final touches to elevate your space.
  5. Plan your project with SmartStone.
Circular built-in fire pit used as a focal point in a garden entertainment area

Select a Focal Point for Your Garden Entertainment Area

The focal point of your outdoor entertainment space could be a built-in braai, an outdoor fireplace or both.

Depending on how you like entertaining, you may have other requirements like a counter space and pizza oven.

Create an Inviting Outdoor Seating Area

Now that you have your focal point, you’ll need a seating area.

SmartStone’s products work perfectly together, making it quick and easy to build seating areas.

Build a curved seating area around the firepit

or a seating area with straight lines. We customise our designs based on your space and your requirements.

A built-in seating area with freestanding garden chairs in an outdoor garden entertainment area
A cohesive garden entertainment area next a swimming pool

Incorporating Pools into Your Garden Entertainment Area

Do you want to add a pool or create a cohesive garden entertainment area? Creating a design plan that considers all your requirements will help create a space that increases your property value and the enjoyment of your space.

Add Final Touches to Elevate Your Backyard Entertainment Area

Finish your area with garden edging or a pathway to your new garden entertainment area. Be creative and make your space unique. Our experienced consultants will help create a space that incorporates various finishes. Explore the possibility of using different textures and sizes in combination with elements such as plants, wood, or pebbles to give your space a unique design.

Ready to Start Creating Your Garden Entertainment Area?

Contact your nearest SmartStone for expert advice and service.