Warmer months ahead means more time spent outdoors, and the idea of a courtyard is especially appealing as it offers privacy as well as an extension of indoor/outdoor living.
The epitome of an outdoor living room, great for entertaining.
A courtyard with a pool.
A very European inspired courtyard, ideal for long leisurely late afternoon lunches.
Another European inspired courtyard, perhaps an entrance to a building that makes a great spot for congregating.
A courtyard garden.
A more tropically eclectic inspired courtyard, with Spanish and Mediterranean influences.
Overlooking vast greenery, a courtyard with a reflecting pool.
The graveled courtyard.
Cozy and casual and well-landscaped.