9 Vacation Rentals With Stunning Patios for Summer

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After a long winter inside, treat yourself to a vacation at a rental property that gets you outdoors. On FlipKey, there are thousands of rentals with porches, patios, and wrap-around decks that feature unparalleled amenities (think grills, pools, and hot tubs). Even better, many of these outdoor spaces come equipped with world-class views. Leave the dark, cold, and miserable winter behind and book your escape on FlipKey!

Cruzan Sands Villa | Saint Croix, USVI

3 Bedrooms, 4 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8.

At the Cruzan Sands Villa, you can relax on the spacious wrap-around porch and watch the tropical birds fly by. Sunbathers have a spacious deck on which to lounge by the freshwater swimming pool and enjoy the views of the Caribbean Sea. With over 1800 square feet of outdoor entertainment space, a stay at this villa in Saint Croix will start your summer off right.

FlipKey favorites near this rental…

Eat: Ziggy’s Island Market | 5088 Estate Solitude, Christiansted, USVI 00820

Play: Cruzan Cowgirls Horseback Riding | Rhythms at Rainbow Beach, Frederiksted, USVI 00840

SeeSt. George Village Botanical Garden | 127 Estate St. George Frederiksted, USVI 00840

Stay: Check out Cruzan Sands Villa on FlipKey!

Nature’s Dream | Sevierville, TN

3 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 10.

Take in the fresh forest air at Nature’s Dream, a vacation rental nestled beside Great Smoky Mountains National Park. This 3-bedroom, 3-bathroom home accommodates up to 10 and features cozy, cabin-themed decor. When you’re ready for some fresh air, step out onto two levels of a wrap-around porch to enjoy the forest views from the hot tub, rocking chairs, or porch swings.

FlipKey favorites near this rental…

Eat: Applewood Farmhouse Restaurant | 240 Apple Valley Road, Sevierville, TN 37862

PlayTennessee Museum of Aviation | 135 Air Museum Way, Sevierville, TN 37862

See: The Apple Barn Winery | 240 Apple Valley Road, Sevierville, TN 37862

Stay: Check out Nature’s Dream on FlipKey!

Borrego Springs Home | Borrego Springs, CA

2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 4.

Start your mornings off with breathtaking mountain views and a refreshing cup of coffee on the patio of this Southwestern-style Borrego Springs Home. Take advantage of the phenomenal climate by dining ‘al fresco’ in the stunning outdoor space then, when darkness falls, roast marshmallows around the gas fire pit under a starry Californian sky.

FlipKey favorites near this rental…

Eat: Carlee’s | 660 Palm Canyon Dr., Borrego Springs, CA 92004

Play: California Overland Desert Excursions1233 Palm Canyon Drive, Borrego Springs, CA 92004

See: Borrego Night Sky Tours | Christmas Cir, Borrego Springs, CA 92004

Stay: Check out Borrego Springs Home on FlipKey!

Sapphire Deck Cabin | Sapphire, NC

4 Bedrooms, 4 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8.

Experience the beauty of North Carolina’s countryside from this cozy log cabin. Surrounded by fragrant pines, the rental offers panoramic views that visitors can enjoy from the wood-trimmed deck. Fire up the gas grill and prepare some juicy burgers as you watch the changing colors of a Carolina sunset.

FlipKey favorites near this rental…

Eat: Canyon Kitchen | 94 Lonesome Valley Rd, Sapphire, NC 28774

Play: Sapphire Valley Ski Resort | 4000 HWY 64 West, Sapphire, NC 28774

See: Gorges State Park | 976 Grassy Ridge Road, Sapphire, NC 28774

Stay: Check out Sapphire Deck Cabin on FlipKey!

La Quinta House | La Quinta, CA

3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6.

Double glass-paneled doors lead to a beautiful back patio at this La Quinta House. Lounge under a shade umbrella and fall asleep to the elegant fountain’s running water and palm trees swaying in the breeze. Need more sunshine? Take your drink to the roof seating-equipped roof deck to enjoy panoramic views of the Santa Rosa Mountains.

FlipKey favorites near this rental…

Eat: Lavender Bistro | 78-073 Calle Barcelona, La Quinta, CA 92253

Play: Desert Adventures | 60151 Trilogy Pkwy #2, La Quinta, CA 92253

See: HAVNFUN hot air ballooning | 78710 Avenida Naranja, La Quinta, CA 92253

Stay: Check out La Quinta House on FlipKey!

Heart of Texas Ranch | Marble Falls, TX

11 Bedrooms, 6 Bathrooms, Sleeps 30.

With room for 30 of your nearest and dearest, this 55-acre vacation rental is ideal for family celebrations. The Heart of Texas Ranch comes complete with a private hot tub and a 6,000 square foot (not a misprint) wrap-around covered porch. You can see hill country for miles as you serve up a BBQ to your entire family on the front porch—with much room to spare!

FlipKey favorites near this rental…

Eat: Blue Bonnet Cafe | 281 Hwy 281, Marble Falls, TX 78654

Play: Jolly Rodgers Paddle Co. | 120 S Main St Marble Falls, TX 78654

See: Save The World Brewing Co. | 1510 Resource Pkwy, Marble Falls TX 78654

Stay: Check out Heart of Texas Ranch on FlipKey!

Calistoga House | Napa Valley, CA

7 Bedrooms, 8 Bathrooms, Sleeps 14.

Boasting over 5,000 square feet of living space, Calistoga House combines a contrast of victorian farmhouse architecture and contemporary decor. Gaze out at stunning California views while sitting at the chic dining patio or love seats. Further explore the home’s charming landscape by venturing to the rosemary or rose lavender gardens, located just steps from the terrace.

FlipKey favorites near this rental…

Eat: Bosko’s Trattoria | 1364 Lincoln Avenue, Calistoga, CA 94515

Play: Sharpsteen Museum | 1311 Washington St, Calistoga, CA 94515

See: Old Faithful Geyser of California | 1299 Tubbs Ln, Calistoga, CA 94515

Stay: Check out Calistoga House on FlipKey!

Guadalupe River Lodge | Seguin, TX

7 Bedrooms, 4 Bathrooms, Sleeps 32.

This lodge-style vacation rental is situated on tree-lined waterfront property. Visitors rave about the large deck for entertaining with a firepit, patio furniture and river access from the attached pier. There’s also a secret garden on the property, providing a peaceful outdoor haven. Additionally, two of the home’s eight bedrooms feature French doors leading to private decks overlooking the river.

FlipKey favorites near this rental…

Eat: Davila’s BBQ | 418 W Kingsbury St, Seguin, TX 78155

Play: ZDT’s Amusement Park | 301 W Kingsbury St, Seguin, TX 78155

See: Blue Lotus Winery | 5151 FM 20, Seguin, TX 78155

Stay: Check out Guadalupe River Lodge on FlipKey!

Turtle House | Leeward, Turks & Caicos

7 Bedrooms, 6 Bathrooms, Sleeps 14.

Located on a private cove, Turtle House incorporates classic Caribbean tropes with Asian elements. Crafted as a series of pavilions, it offers the utmost in comfort. Dotting the terrace (located just steps to the sea) are porticos, outdoor lounging areas, a sunbed, and hammocks.

FlipKey favorites near this rental…

Eat: Coco Bistro | Grace Bay Rd, Turks And Caicos Islands

Play: Provo Golf Club | Grace Bay Providenciales, Turks And Caicos Islands

See: Turks & Caicos National Museum Foundation | Grand Turk, Turks & Caicos Islands

StayCheck out Turtle House on FlipKey!