The backyard is an extension of the home and the perfect place to entertain – here’s some of our favorites!

Our backyards are an extension of our homes. It’s where we lounge, where we play, and where we host outdoor parties for our friends and family. But not all backyards are created equal – these homes currently listed with Coldwell Banker boast some of the most amazing outdoor entertaining spaces. See for yourself:

It may look like a 5-star resort, but this is actually the backyard of 36 Indian Creek Dr. in Florida.

This backyard living room in Bellevue, WA is the perfect spot to enjoy the big game on TV while simultaneously enjoying a beautiful sunset.

Cozy outdoor furniture will make guests feel just as comfortable sitting in your backyard as they would in your living room!

From the gorgeous stone of the patio walls to the turquoise hot tub and the serene lake views, entertaining friends in this Texas backyard requires little effort on your part!

What features would your ultimate backyard include? A pool, a gorgeous patio with beautiful furniture, or maybe a view of a lake or ocean? Leave us a comment below & let us know!