Hospitality Shade Structures

When visitors and guests come to your shopping center, zoo, resort, restaurant, or other business, provide shade for an optimal visitor experience to keep them coming back.

Create Comfortable Outdoor Spaces

When adding shade structures, it's essential to consider the structures' overall aesthetic, functionality, and durability to ensure they align with your business' style and needs. Listed below are common areas where shade structures are often installed:

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  • Poolside: Add shade structures near the pool for guests to relax, sunbathe, or enjoy refreshments away from direct sunlight.

  • Beachfront: For private beaches, add shade structures along the shoreline for guests to enjoy a shaded retreat from the sun with ocean views.

  • Outdoor Dining Areas: Create shaded spaces for outdoor restaurants, cafes, or bars to protect guests from direct sunlight during meals or while enjoying a drink outdoors.

  • Courtyards and Gardens: Enhance your company's courtyards and gardens with shade structures, offering shaded seating for relaxation amidst the greenery.

  • Recreation Areas: For recreational facilities like tennis courts, basketball courts, or playgrounds, install shade structures nearby for guests to rest in shaded areas during activities.

  • Spa and Wellness Centers: Incorporate shade structures into spa and wellness areas for shaded relaxation spaces, outdoor treatment rooms, and seating areas for guests to unwind before or after services.

  • Outdoor Event Spaces: Install shade structures to your outdoor event space for weddings, parties, or other events, providing guests comfort during outdoor ceremonies, receptions, or gatherings.

  • Walkways and Pathways: Add shade structures along walkways or pathways to shelter guests from the sun as they move between areas.

  • Sports Facilities: For sports facilities like golf courses, soccer fields, or volleyball courts, install shade structures near spectator areas or rest spots for players to cool down.

If you need a more custom solution, our talented team of engineers and designers can create the custom shade that fits your needs.

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Hospitality Shade Projects

Need some inspiration for your shade design? Explore our collection of completed commercial outdoor shade projects to spark your creative side.

More Than Shades, Too

As a full-service shade provider, we not only provide exceptional shade structures for customers, but we also have playgrounds and outdoor site furniture so you can create a complete environment by using just one company – ours! From themed play structures to picnic area shading, our recreational components ensure you can create attractive, versatile settings for your guests. When you work with us, you can design spaces where people come together and memories are made.

About Superior Shade

With nearly 20 years of experience in the industry, we have established ourselves as a leading provider of shade solutions for a variety of applications, including parks, playgrounds, and outdoor recreational areas. Our commitment to craftsmanship and customer satisfaction has earned us a strong reputation among architects, landscape designers, and project managers. Superior Shade continues to innovate and offer durable, aesthetically pleasing shade products that enhance outdoor spaces and provide comfort for individuals and communities.

Need some help getting started?

Your local Superior Shade representative is here to help. They’ll work with you from initial consultation to final installation to get your space feeling and looking cool.