People often consider these as stationery items or strictly occasional; chairs in specific places for specific roles and often associated with a certain level of comfort. Indoor chairs are comfortable and outdoor chairs are okay for sitting down outside and they are a margin better than standing.
An often ignored category is outdoor chairs, hopefully, we can end that now. We’re going to be listing our top 10 comfortable outdoor chairs and discussing each chair, some are great for portability and taking to outdoor family evens and some are specifically for garden use but offer superior comfort when compared to regular outdoor furniture.
If you’re looking for a great outdoor chair then this post is for you as we broaden your horizons for comfortable outdoor chairs.
PatioPost Sling Glider Outdoor Patio Chair
This offering by PatioPost is a more permeant fixture as once it is built it isn’t designed for taking apart and being rebuilt often. What it lacks in portability it more than makes up for in comfort and design. Built to accommodate 350lbs for frequent use this is a chair then will provide years of comfort.
Manufactured from lightweight aluminum the chair weighs just over 14lbs so it can be carried around your outdoor space with ease as you chase the sun or seek the shade while the gliding frame will gently cradle you in comfort.
TechCare Heavy Duty Durable Adjustable Outdoor Chair
Manufactured by TechCare this is a heavy-duty folding and a reclining chair. Built to hold up to 400lbs this is certainly a sturdy construction. It’s folding capability means that this is a chair that is easily portable to have anywhere it is needed from patio’s and pools to those family BBQ’s and sports days.
This outdoor chair reclines to an impressive 136 degrees to offer that extra level of comfort when wanting to relax outdoors. Specially formulated quick-drying material makes these chairs suitable for leaving outside year-round or can be folded up and stored away until they’re needed.
KingCamp Camping Chair Heavy Duty
Whilst the name of this chair is a bit of a mouthful it is certainly one of the most comfortable folding chairs on the market. Built with portability as its main function, this outdoor chair folds down and slips easily into a carry case to be taken nearly everywhere. The oversized seat provides generously filled padding and additional lumbar support for an excellent experience, which is almost as good as sitting in an indoor chair. The fact that this chair comes with a cooler and cup holder attached is a clear signal that this is a chair designed to be comfortably sat in while outdoors.
Durable steel frame supports weight up to 353 lbs and packs up into the included shoulder carry bag for easy storage and transport.
Sophia and William Outdoor Patio Rocking Chair
The patio rocker by Sophia and William, provides a wide seat space, with soft and removable cushions. The footrest bar frees your body from the ground providing additional comfort and this chair. Built from high-quality materials and able to support up to 300lbs, this is chaos built to last a long time. Requiring home assembly but designed for simple use and ease of getting setup.
This home assembly does mean that the patio rocker isn’t as portable as some other chairs on this list but the sheer comfort of the patio rocker means that it had to be added to this list.
Internet’s Best Padded Camping Folding Chair
The first thing that I need to do here is a slight disclaimer, “Internet’s Best” is the brand of this chair and not a declaration that this is the best chair on the internet. With that said, however, this is a well built and highly portable camping chair that weighs just 8.5lbs and slides easily into a carrying case. This makes this chair perfect for on the go when you need a chair that can be taken nearly anywhere, transported easily, and provides a comfortable seat.
No construction or assembly is needed so this is ready to go as soon as you need it and where and when you need to sit.
Earth Ultimate 4-Position Outdoor Chair
These revolutionary outdoor chairs from Earth Ultimate come with adjustable back reclining positions and adjustable front legs to suit sloping or uneven ground make these suitable for sitting outside in nearly anywhere, sports fields, campgrounds or even fishing outside in comfort on the shoreline.
Designed to provide maximum long-term comfort, made from sturdy but lightweight materials to provide strength and potability. A fully padded outdoor chair and specially made to support healthy back & body posture.
KingCamp Moon Saucer Chair – Heavy Duty
The second entry on this list by KingCamp, clearly they know what they’re doing when it comes to outdoor chairs. The Moon Saucer is a fairly unique design that might not suit everybody’s tastes but for those that enjoy this style of chair, this is certainly a chair to consider.
The Saucer style provides a wide seat base and this particular model holds up to 330lbs demonstrating the quality of the materials used. As with the previous example by KingCamp this outdoor chair also comes with a drinks cooler attached to the chair so getting comfy on those long summer days isn’t a problem as refreshments are close at hand.
Timber Ridge Camping Chair
Built specially for the big and tall this chair offers portability and exceptional comfort with its high back. Offering easy fold up and down for excellent portability and storage while not compromising anything on comfort or quality of the build. Weighing a little over 13bs this is the type of outdoor chair that can be taken anywhere that you can carry it and because of the collapsable feature can be stored easily until it’s needed.
GCI Outdoor Freestyle Rocking Chair
Who would have thought that you could take the comfort of a rocking chair outside? The patented spring-action rocking technology that goes into the design of this chair provides an additional taste of luxury for outdoor chairs by GCI Outdoor. Delivering a wobble and friction-free rocking motion on varied terrain outside. Features padded armrests with a built-in drinks holder and can be carried easily thanks to the in-built carry handle.
The Freestyle Rocker comes built to hold 250lbs to ensure the quality of build and the sturdy construction required for frequent use. Constructed from lightweight materials this garden rocker can be moved easily to where you want to relax in the outdoors.
Best Choice Products Zero Gravity Lounge Chair Recliners
These chairs are certainly an excellent choice coming in a pack of two if you have a relaxing partner with you. The major drawback of these chairs is that they are more traditional folding chairs, while still very portable at just over 16lbs, they aren’t as discretely stored as some of the camping chairs on this list.
Moving to the obvi-ous about these chairs, described as “Zero Gravity”, these chairs have been specifically designed to emulate the weightlessness experienced in space. Another benefit of these chairs is the addition of beverage holders so relaxing in the outdoors won’t be interrupted by having to find a place to keep your drink.
When searching for a most comfortable outdoor chair there are so many things to consider. Portability and comfort are always at the top of my list and for this reason, my personal favorite is the KingCamp Camping Chair, simply because it provides everything that I personally look for in a comfortable outdoor chair. This product is built for big and tall people while offering grit comfort, cooler and beverage holder and can be easily folded away and stored in its own carry bag and stored in a vehicle or can be discreetly stored away at home without taking too much space. Hopefully, this list has shown a few options for you to consider when looking for a comfortable outdoor chair.