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13 clever and cute roof terraces for your inspiration

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The terrace is a great way to enjoy the sunshine, fresh air and natural element of your surroundings, but just because you live on the top floor of a city apartment, doesn't mean you should forget about decorating your outdoor area in chic style. In this homify feature, we look at 13 amazing modern rooftop terraces that are the epitome of tranquility and relaxation. Interested in creating this comfort zone in your own home? Well, then continue reading!

1. Cute and quaint

CLARENCE STREET:  Patios by Covet Design
Covet Design

CLARENCE STREET

Covet Design

A small balcony or rooftop doesn't need to be bland and boring! This is a serene space for city slickers.

2. Everything included

A terrific terrace with a spacious layout and simple outdoor dining area could be the entertainment area you've always wanted for those balmy summer evenings.

3. From the Mediterranean

 Patios by Au dehors Studio. Architettura del Paesaggio
Au dehors Studio. Architettura del Paesaggio

Dettagli di una casa di campagna

Au dehors Studio. Architettura del Paesaggio

Wholesome neutral colours, natural textures and a brilliant view, well there's nothing easier on the eye than a Mediterranean inspired design.

4. Wooden deck

A wonderful wooden deck is perfect for a modern rooftop.

5. Glimpse of the city

Enjoy the comfort of wicker furniture while you admire the city below.

6. Full on dining

 Patios by Sandra Molina
Sandra Molina

Proyecto para Terraza Departamento Oriana

Sandra Molina

A large dining table outside is a must-have for a busy household.

7. Ocean sights

 Balconies, verandas & terraces  by ilariobontempo
ilariobontempo

TERRACE COVER

ilariobontempo

Catch up on your tan while you look out for marine life on your balcony. There's nothing more calming on the mind, body and soul.

8. At dusk

If space isn't a problem, then opt for an artificial lawn, covered dining area and brilliant lighting to enhance a romantic ambiance.

9. Neutral and light

Soak up the sun on your rooftop with this light colour scheme, perfect for a striking space.

10. Nature in its element

A breathtaking sight of glorious rolling hills below is a fantastic way to end the day.

11. Shaded

 Patios by Daifuku Designs
Daifuku Designs

Terrace designed and built with a platform and planted areas made of synthetic wood.

Daifuku Designs

If the sunshine is too much for you, then consider some shade and take in a breath of fresh air.

12. Ultra-modern

This terrace is a fantastic use of space for everything, from outdoor dining to just lounging around on the weekend.

13. Island style

There's no better way to imagine you're in a far off land, then creating an oriental inspired zone, complete with a hammock. How about these 12 creative and affordable ideas for your patio or garden?

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