Sacramento-Area Homes for Sale Perfect for Late Summer Gatherings
August 24, 2022

Sacramento-Area Homes for Sale Perfect for Late Summer Gatherings

School may have already started and the leaves are beginning to turn, but that doesn’t mean it’s too late to eke out the last of summer. The heat will be with us for a while and there are plenty of sunny days left for backyard barbecues and swim parties. With Labor Day weekend right around the corner, now is the time to plan some end-of-summer gatherings. If you’re looking for the perfect place to do so, following are homes for sale in the greater Sacramento area that feature swimming pools, outdoor kitchens and plenty of space for you and your guests to take in the late summer rays.


Contemporary, Japanese-Inspired Home

Find your Zen at this Japanese-inspired home in Carmichael. The outdoor space features a saltwater pool and spa, a fountain, and numerous patio areas. There’s a built-in barbecue and fireplace, plus mature oak trees for shade. Inside is a chef’s kitchen, a library with floor-to-ceiling shelving, and three bedroom suites.


Shaded Backyard Retreat in Davis

This home in Davis was made for backyard barbecues! There’s a large covered back porch, with plenty of room for seating. There’s also a separate brick patio, perfect for an outdoor dining table. The whole yard is dotted with lush landscaping and shade trees. There’s even a gravel area for outdoor games such as cornhole.


Grand Home on the American River

This impressive home is perched along the American River in the Sierra Oaks neighborhood, with gate access to all the parkway has to offer. Imagine taking a walk or bike ride along the trail, then retreating to your own backyard pool to cool off and hang out with friends. There’s plenty of space for outdoor entertaining, including a covered side patio and grassy area.


Loomis Home in a Park-Like Setting

This family home in Loomis is surrounded by park-like landscaping. The backyard has a sparking pool and a finished pool house complete with a full bath and a wet bar, perfect for hosting friends or family. There’s a large grass lawn and a stone patio beneath an open pergola, ideal for enjoying summer evenings.


Luxury Estate in Placerville

Entertain in style at this luxury property in Placerville. Sitting on five acres, this home is an entertainer’s dream, with a swimming pool, fire pit and built-in speakers. It has a covered lanai complete with an outdoor kitchen, fireplace, wet bar and TV hookups. There’s even an outdoor bathroom and shower!


Custom Home in Fair Oaks Village

In the heart of Fair Oaks Village, this custom home is perfect for outdoor entertaining. There’s a private backyard surrounded by trees and drought-tolerant landscaping, with a swimming pool and lots of space for lounging. There’s a second-story deck out back (with room for a dining table) as well as an inviting front porch. There’s even a treehouse!


Tropical Backyard Oasis in Roseville

Retreat to your own tropical backyard oasis in Roseville. This four-bedroom, three-bath home has a sparkling pool, palm trees and lots of space for grilling and chilling with your friends or family. There’s a covered patio with a ceiling fan to keep the late summer heat at bay, plus owned solar.


Tudor-Style Home in Land Park

Relax under the covered patio at this lovely home in Land Park. Located on a corner lot, the home has a large wraparound back patio with plenty of room for outdoor dining tables, lounge chairs, couches — you name it! It’s fully covered and there’s a ceiling fan to keep you cool. The landscaped backyard has another patio for entertaining and mature trees for providing shade.

Pristine Home in El Dorado Hills

This stunning home sits beneath the oaks in El Dorado Hills. It has multi-level outdoor decks with built-in seating, so you and your guests can take in the stunning natural scenery from within the treetops. There’s also a ground-level patio with plenty of space for an outdoor dining table and barbecue.


Private West Sacramento Retreat

This two-story home in West Sacramento is ideal for intimate gatherings. The lush backyard features plenty of greenery, plus a small deck that’s the perfect size for a conversation set or dining table. There’s also a built-in fire pit for those chilly evenings. There’s even a second-story veranda.


*Featured photo courtesy Lyon Real Estate Land Park


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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.