DIY Hot Tub Gazebo with Bar – Perfect for Entertaining!

Do you want to add shade and privacy around your hot tub? The Sunjoy Summercove hot tub gazebo with bar has a hard-top roof and side walls – plus it includes a sit-up bar great for entertaining!

Hardtop Steel Roof and Cedar Frame Hot Tub Gazebo with Bar

As you can see, this all-in-one unit offers lots of advantages. It can turn an ordinary spa into an inviting backyard retreat.

Furthermore, the hardtop roof and protective side walls make your tub more user-friendly year round. In other words, you will probably get more use out of your spa, which makes it a better value.

On top of that, the hard design makes this gazebo ultra sturdy and durable. As a result, it requires little maintenance (compared to portable versions) once you’ve set it up.

Can You Put a Hot Tub in a Gazebo?

Since this outdoor structure is designed specifically for hot tubs, most models will fit easily underneath. The interior dimensions between the wooden posts measure 9.2′ long by 9.2′ wide, so you don’t have to worry about the setup being too tight.

You can also use this for 4-person and 6-person inflatable spas.

A Luxurious Outdoor Jacuzzi Experience:

Built in Gazebo Bar for Cocktails, Dining and EntertainingThis gazebo has a built-in wooden shelf on one side that you can use for seating extra guests. Therefore, if you have a 4-seater hot tub, you aren’t limited to hosting a get together for just 4 people.

On the other hand, you can use the shelf as an outdoor breakfast bar or for happy hour cocktails. You don’t even need to get in the hot tub to enjoy your gazebo.

The platform also provides a convenient place to set towels, a radio, etc..

Built-in Hot Tub Privacy:

Privacy Walls on Hot Tub Gazebo also Provides Sun and Wind ProtectionI really like the integrated side walls because they add privacy while also allowing for air flow and light. Plus, the 3/4 height lets more light in.

Note: By the way, the top center of the roof features a skylight. So, this gives you more light while still providing a heavy-duty, hardtop roof.

Specs for the Summercove Hot Tub Gazebo with Bar

  • Dimensions: 11′ Long x 11′ Wide x 9.4′ Tall
  • Inside Post Dimensions: 9.2′ Long x 9.2′ Wide
  • Opening Height: 6.5′ Tall
  • Bar Shelf Height: 40.6″ TallDIY Hot Tub Gazebo Kit with Side Privacy Walls and Sit-up Bar
  • Weight: 534 lbs
  • Frame Material: Premium Cedar Wood
  • Roof: Powder-Coated Steel
  • Polycarbonate Skylight
  • Color: Natural Wood/Matte Black Roof
  • Assembly Required
  • Model: 11′ x 11′ Summercove
  • Brand: Sunjoy
  • For Sale: Where to Buy the Hot Tub Gazebo

How to Assemble the Hot Tub Gazebo:

Although this deluxe outdoor structure looks like it could be custom built, it actually arrives as a simple DIY kit. In fact, the wood framing comes already pre-cut and pre-drilled.

Therefore, you can put the gazebo pieces together faster and don’t need as many tools. Not to mention, you’re less likely to make mistakes – eliminating the major downside of many do-it-yourself projects. =)

The video below explains how to get started, and it walks you through the plan, step by step.

Note: In my opinion, this hot tub gazebo combo is a win-win. First of all, you can save money by assembling it yourself without having to buy plans and figure out how to build it from scratch.

Second, you get a high-end shade structure that is fun to use and improves the value of your backyard. Depending on your home and yard, this investment may actually end up paying for itself in the long run.