Sacramento-Area Homes for Sale Perfect for Summer Hangouts
May 25, 2022

Sacramento-Area Homes for Sale Perfect for Summer Hangouts

Although summer doesn’t officially start until late June, Memorial Day weekend signals the unofficial start to the summer season. Barbecues, pool parties, and low-key get-togethers are what Sacramento living is all about.

Most homes in the greater Sacramento area are well-equipped for summer hangouts. Whether a shady backyard garden or an expansive pool on a suburban estate, there are outdoor living spaces to suit every taste. So pull your patio furniture out of storage, pour yourself a lemonade and check out these homes for sale in the greater Sacramento area perfect for summer hangouts.


Sunny Backyard Pool in Davis

There’s no better summer hangout than a swimming pool hangout, and this home in Davis fits the bill. It has a sparkling pool surrounded by lush greenery and an expansive patio with room for lounge chairs, a dining table, even a fire pit. The midcentury modern-style home even has a remodeled kitchen and bath, plus vaulted wood ceilings and an open floor plan.


Custom Folsom Home with Mature Landscaping

The backyard of this Folsom home is a summer paradise! Not only is there a pool and spa, there is mature landscaping creating a private summer oasis. There are numerous patios and a second-story deck for taking in the summer evenings. Inside is a gourmet kitchen with high-end appliances, sub-zero refrigerator and wine storage.


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Oak-Canopied Deck in Auburn

Imagine taking in a summer sunset while kicking back on a raised deck surrounded by towering oaks! If that’s not enough, imagine doing so while letting your cares melt away in your own hot tub! This grand Foothills estate in Auburn has plenty of room to roam — 4.42 acres to be exact — with numerous outdoor sitting areas. There are also separate guest quarters if you want to turn a hangout into a weekend affair.


Private Cameron Park Estate with Pool

Enjoy dining al fresco at this remodeled home in Cameron Park, complete with pool, spa, and stunning hillside views. It has more than five acres on a quiet cul-de-sac, plus a wrap-around porch and oversized patio for lounging, dining, or playing. At 3,181 square feet, there’s plenty of room for everyone.


Large Home Near the American River

This spacious home in the Wilhaggin neighborhood of Sacramento is just steps from the American River, with easy access to the Jedediah Smith Memorial Bike Trail. The backyard is a summer entertainer’s dream, with a pebble-surface pool, covered patio and even shuffleboard! Inside is a gourmet kitchen and a custom bar area, plus a family room, living room and formal dining room.

Custom Placerville Home with Outdoor Kitchen

This custom home in Placerville was designed for entertaining! Imagine spending a summer evening on the Trex deck, splashing in the sparkling pool, and relaxing on the covered lanai beneath a ceiling fan (or, if it’s chilly, in front of a built-in fire pit or fireplace). There’s even an outdoor kitchen with a fridge, cooktop and wet bar, plus an outdoor bathroom and shower.


English Tudor in Fair Oaks

This stunning English Tudor-style home in Fair Oaks is sure to impress your guests! It features a lush, private backyard with a sparkling pool and spa, plus a built-in firepit for those cool evenings. Numerous sitting areas are surrounded by lush greenery, and there’s even a small grassy area for lawn games. Inside is a custom chef’s kitchen and a floor-to-ceiling stone fireplace.


Tropical Oasis in Rocklin

Summer hangouts are what this Rocklin home is all about! The palm-dotted property is reminiscent of a tropical vacay, with an inviting swimming pool, trickling waterfalls, built-in barbecue and firepit. There’s also a lawn and garden area. Too hot to be outside? You can chillax in your own movie room with built-in reclining theater chairs.


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Modern, Custom Carmichael Home

Overlooking Ancil Hoffman Park, this modern, custom home in Carmichael has everything you need for summer entertaining: a refreshing saltwater pool, a relaxing spa, a Zen fountain, and natural stone patios. There’s even an outdoor kitchen and fireplace, and it’s all surrounded by Heritage oaks and maples. Inside is spectacular woodworking, expansive glass windows, and a library with floor-to-ceiling bookshelves.


Davis Hideaway in a Garden Setting

This home in Davis is a great spot for whiling away a summer afternoon. The garden-like backyard is cool and shady, with mature trees and native plants. There’s a built-in pergola atop an expansive patio, which is ideal for enjoying an outdoor meal. Inside is a great room with vaulted ceilings and oversized windows, bringing the outdoors in.


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Elizabeth Penney

Elizabeth Penney is a content writer for Lyon Real Estate and the Lyon Local blog. A Sacramento native with a marketing background, she shares her insider knowledge on restaurants, attractions and outdoor activities throughout the greater Sacramento area and beyond.