30 Patio Step Ideas (Photos)

Browse through our photo collection of patio steps from various homes to get ideas on how to create a functional and quick access to your patio that will be both safe and aesthetic.

Patio steps are often the functional quick access point between the house’s tall patio structure and the backyard. Instead of stepping down and risking stumbling on the grass from your patio, having accessible steps eliminates the dangers and completes the transition from home to nature. They are also helpful for access from the lawn to the front.

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See more of this home here. Design by: Metropole Architects

The backyard boasts a large swimming pool, directly across the large patio from the home. We see the glass openings fully retracted, blurring the line between indoors and outside.

Here we are on the vast patio, looking into the home through the full height glass that surrounds it. The kitchen can be seen at right, a simple space defined by a large white island with dine-in seating.
See more of this home here. Design by: Architecton

Here we are on the vast patio, looking into the home through the full height glass that surrounds it. The kitchen can be seen at right, a simple space defined by a large white island with dine-in seating.

A modern brick outdoor fireplace adds textural interest to this poolside patio. The fireplace has a built-in sofa with pillows.
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A modern brick outdoor fireplace adds textural interest to this poolside patio. The fireplace has a built-in sofa with pillows.https://b454114b3b606167553fa7978a5acb7d.safeframe.googlesyndication.com/safeframe/1-0-37/html/container.html

This covered patio features a rectangular coffee table and rustic color sofas. This area is lit by recessed ceiling lights.
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This covered patio features a rectangular coffee table and rustic color sofas. This area is lit by recessed ceiling lights.

The patio features a small glass table with metal chairs and a great view of the swimming pool.
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The patio features a small glass table with metal chairs and a great view of the swimming pool.

This backyard patio features a small living space with comfy sofas with a glass coffee table and a great view of the pool.
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This backyard patio features a small living space with comfy sofas with a glass coffee table and a great view of the pool.

This patio features a gorgeous brick fireplace in front of the wooden comfy sofa. It also highlights the brick walls and a swimming pool.
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This patio features a gorgeous brick fireplace in front of the wooden comfy sofa. It also highlights the brick walls and a swimming pool.

This terrace features a circular wooden table with built-in umbrella paired with wooden padded chairs,
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This terrace features a circular wooden table with built-in umbrella paired with wooden padded chairs,

This beautiful terrace features a small table with an elegant umbrella on the beige tiled flooring.
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This beautiful terrace features a small table with an elegant umbrella on the beige tiled flooring.

This covered patio features a comfy padded sofa with a coffee table and an outdoor dining table with chairs.
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This covered patio features a comfy padded sofa with a coffee table and an outdoor dining table with chairs.

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This backyard patio features a fireplace and an outdoor table with an umbrella.

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There is a little outdoor dining area in the patio with beautiful outside furnishings and stone-ground flooring.

A glance at the home's open-air living space highlighting a pleasant couch set with a brick chimney.
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A glance at the home’s open-air living space highlighting a pleasant couch set with a brick chimney.

Here's a focused glance at the chateau's outside area highlighting a pleasant living set and open-air eating, alongside a pool.
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Here’s a focused glance at the chateau’s outside area highlighting a pleasant living set and open-air eating, alongside a pool.

The outdoor area flaunts a huge custom pool with sitting parlors and a few tables with bar stools.
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The outdoor area flaunts a huge custom pool with sitting parlors and a few tables with bar stools.

An outdoor patio with tasteful seats and an inside table set in the center. The flooring of this outdoor area looks completely dazzling.
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An outdoor patio with tasteful seats and an inside table set in the center. The flooring of this outdoor area looks completely dazzling.