Yes, we live by the beach but the girls would still love this! Would convert into a seating area with cushions on top when not in use... And this is a fabulous site for contemporary ideas. Wish I lived in London so they could come and sort our garden out!
This DIY built-in patio bench has storage space for pillows, propane tanks and other outdoor items. It even includes flower planters at both ends. Follow this step-by-step tutorial to build a similar outdoor bench custom-made for your patio.