10 Best Backyard Hot Tubs to Upgrade Your Outdoor Space This Year

Your outdoor space is a significant portion of your home, but the unfortunate reality for many is that it often goes unused or is completely forgotten about.

With a backyard hot tub, you can completely transform how you use your space and create an outdoor oasis that is welcoming, warm, and above all else, relaxing!

Read on to explore some of the best backyard hot tubs on the market, and discover the amazing innovative features and technology that have left people raving!

The Top Benefits of Backyard Hot Tubs

Backyard hot tubs are for far more than just relaxation.

Sure, with their soothing warmth and powerful jets, they can certainly take the edge off after a stressful day, but they also provide some other notable benefits that may surprise you, such as:

  • Spend more time in nature
  • Maximize your backyard enjoyment (all year round)
  • Boost your health and wellness
  • Improve the value of your home
  • Make quality time more relaxing (and exciting) than ever before

From getting outside more often and enjoying the fresh air, to reduced pain and keeping your kids more engaged and active, adding a hot tub to your backyard can transform your life in substantial ways.

Not sure how to choose the right one for your backyard? Below, you’ll find ten amazing backyard hot tubs that can effortlessly meet a variety of needs and lifestyles!

backyard hot tub

Stunning Backyard Hot Tubs For Families

If you’re looking for a way to keep the kids entertained (and out of the house) all year long, adding a hot tub to your backyard may be the answer you’ve been looking for.

With hot tubs coming in a range of sizes, there’s a model to easily meet the needs of your individual family with ease.

Claremont®️ Hot Tub

This six-person hot tub is ideal for those families seeking the perfect combination of open space for the kids and luxury relaxation.

With a lounger spanning one side, the Claremont® model ensures you can lay back and enjoy a full body massage as jets target your neck, back, calves, and feet. Paired with the power of SunScents®️ Aromatherapy, every session in your spa can whisk you away to a place of pure bliss.

Across the spa, you’ll discover an obstructed center and a set of deep, supportive seats, providing ample room for your kids to enjoy the water or lounge under the waterfall.

What’s more, this Sundance®️ Spas model boasts a hidden cooler, perfect for keeping drinks chilled while your kids splash around all summer long!

Montclair®️ Spa

If you’re looking for something smaller that also lends itself well to a romantic night with your partner, the Montclair®️ hot tub is sure to surprise.

With enough room for five, this spa is perfect for mid-size families. While its open center can provide plenty of space for your young ones to splash around, the spacious seating is perfect for reconnecting with your teens (distraction-free!)

This spa also allows for intimate moments with your partner. Plan a quiet night to escape the busy life of parenting and enjoy a hand-in-hand massage using the strategically placed bench next to the lounger.

J-245™️ Hot Tub

If you’re looking for a truly unobstructed hot tub design, the J-245™️ Hot Tub is a dream come true!

This hot tub is spacious enough for seven, boasting an open seating plan to allow for maximum space for the kids.

While family-friendly, this model certainly didn’t skimp on the luxurious hydrotherapy the Jacuzzi®️ Brand is known for.

In each corner, you’ll discover a different combination of jets, strategically placed to expertly target your most weary muscles every day of the week. And with the jetted footwell, you can enjoy a top-quality foot massage from two of these seats.

backyard hot tub

Compact Backyard Hot Tubs For Small Spaces and Couples

Next on our list are those hot tubs that were made with intimacy in mind.

These compact spas will seat anywhere from two to five people and have made hydrotherapy more accessible for those struggling with a smaller space.


Embrace a true whirlpool design as you settle into this stunning, circular spa from Nordic Hot Tubs™️!

With its traditional look, this hot tub is sure to grab the attention of everyone who walks into your space, and with its round shape, you can easily fit it into nearly any backyard.

Seating five, the Impulse™️ boasts enough room to share with your favorite people or enjoy solo while you recharge after a busy week.

Paired with Dual Therapy System (DTS™️) Jets, this hot tub can effortlessly maximize the therapeutic benefits of moving water.

With a powerful whirlpool jet that keeps the water flowing and targeted jets to apply direct pressure to aching muscles, this hot tub is bound to leave you feeling refreshed and revitalized.

D’Amour SE™️

Another unique option from Nordic Hot Tubs™️, the D’Amour SE™️ was designed to maximize the space in your yard with its corner design.

Offering seating for two, this spa is ideal for couples or individuals looking for a way to enhance their time at home, while allowing room to share.

Outfitted with stunning LED lighting and a Nordic Cascade™️ Waterfall, you can turn up the benefits of your session as you listen to the ambiance of trickling water and soak up the chromotherapy!

J-315™️ Hot Tub

If you’re looking for a small hot tub that offers a full body massage, the J-315™️ Hot Tub is sure to be your perfect match.

This model boasts a lounger along one side, partnered with the HydroSoothe™️ Massage Pillow, providing a deep-tissue massage from your neck to your toes.

With elegant premium cabinetry with accent lighting, this hot tub can transform the style of your backyard, giving it a boost of class.

backyard hot tubs

Spacious Backyard Hot Tubs for Party Throwers

Are you someone who loves throwing memorable parties? Investing in a large hot tub can help you host luxury spa days or plan the ultimate hot tub party!

J-495 Hot Tub

This is the largest hot tub offered by the Jacuzzi®️ Brand, and with enough seating for nine, it provides ample room to invite all your favorite people over.

The open seating design allows for stimulating conversation to flow, while the jetted footwell treats weary feet to much-needed care from every set in the spa.

Worried you’ll be missing out on a full-body experience without a lounger?

With the J-495™️ Hot Tub, there’s no need! This model boasts two seats lined with strategically placed jets to allow for a hydromassage that targets your shoulders, back, calves, and feet.

Best of all, these two seats also include two precision jets to target your wrists with gentle pressure, easing the pain from carpal tunnel!


Another model that seats nine, the A9L from Bullfrog Spas®,️ is sure to leave guests speechless.

This hot tub combines relaxation with conversation, designed to include a lounger tucked along one side and open seating spanning across the remainder of the spa.

Thoughtfully designed to maximize everyone’s enjoyment, this hot tub also includes two flex-lounge seats, each providing a full body massage alongside the lounger.

The most notable aspect of this hot tub is easily the seven JetPak Seats. This allows you to easily change the jet pattern in your favorite seat to match your need every day of the week by simply switching one JetPak for another!

Aspen®️ Hot Tub

If you’re looking for something slightly smaller, the Aspen®️ hot tub from Sundance®️ Spas is sure to impress.

This eight-person spa boasts an open seating design, four seats offering a full body massage, and a unique bench seat to transform this spa into an intimate oasis on date night.

Fill the air with your chosen scent with the innovative aromatherapy technology built into this spa as you throw an unmatched backyard spa day. Want to keep the party going all night? Turn on the LEDs and light up your backyard the moment the sun goes down!

How you use this spa is truly up to you!

backyard hot tubs

Backyard Hot Tubs With Those Who Want Options

The last category on this list is sure to get you excited; hot tubs that can meet your ever-changing needs with ease!

Both of the hot tubs in this section are from Bullfrog Spas®️, and boast an unmatched range of flexibility and customization through the brand’s exclusive JetPak technology!

These JetPaks allow you to easily exchange the jet configurations in your chosen seat with another that can better meet your needs at any moment.

With these spas, there’s no need to reposition to align the jets with your aching muscles. Simply select the JetPak that targets those muscles, and swap it out with another!

If you’re looking for endless options, these spas are for you.


The option to customize your experience shouldn’t only be available from the largest models. With the A5L, you can enjoy the same flexibility in a compact design.

This three-person spa pairs two upright seats with a lounger, offering a robust range of massage options.

Enjoy a quiet moment to yourself as you target every muscle along your back and legs, or catch up with your loved one as you engage in stimulating conversation from the two front-facing seats.


If you’re looking for a customizable model that’s perfect for a family with teens, the A7D would be a perfect fit.

This hot tub boasts not one, but two loungers, maximizing your relaxation, and includes five interchangeable JetPaks.

With the enhanced headrests, premium lighting, and thoughtful design, it’s no wonder why this spa has been one of the top sellers for nearly a decade!

Backyard Hot Tubs For Sale in San Francisco Bay Area

Did one of these hot tubs catch your attention? Maybe you’re curious about them and want to see them in person.

At Paradise Valley Spas, you can find every one of these models and so many more, and with eight convenient locations throughout the San Francisco Bay Area, finding your dream hot tub is right around the corner!

Contact us, or visit your nearest showroom in San Rafael, Cotati, Concord, Richmond, San Mateo, Palo Alto, Capitola, or San Jose.

Our team will be thrilled to help you find the perfect backyard hot tub to transform your outdoor space into your own private oasis of relaxation!


Recent Post

Follow Us On