The Best Swing Chairs for Patios, Gardens and Backyards

As relaxing and enjoyable as sitting on the couch reading a good book or looking out the window and admiring the view is, everything is ten times better when you do it from outside from a patio swing chair. There’s something truly amazing about feeling the gentle breeze on your skin from time to time and enjoying the natural sunlight. Patio swings add to all of that a fun touch while also putting lots of emphasis on comfort.

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Covered patios and swing chairs go hand in hand. It’s super easy and convenient to hang the chair from one of the beams plus you also have the roof overhead for protection from the rain and sun.

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Wouldn’t it be fun to replace all your regular outdoor chairs with hanging swing chairs? You could set up a custom sitting area with a coffee table at the center and swing chairs facing each other. They can be individual chairs or two-seaters.{found on apowersinteriors}.

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Hanging chairs are actually very versatile and can also be used indoors. However, they look more at home outside because of their usually large proportions.

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Freestanding designs are also great if you’d rather take your swing chair in the garden or place it next to the backyard fire pit where there no roof or frame to hang it from.{found on cultivatinglife}.

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As expected, there are tons of different styles, models and designs when it comes to hanging chairs, swings, daybeds and so on. That’s why it’s important to know what you’re looking for and to consider all the limitations.{foubnd on mollerarchitecture}.

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This hanging chaise lounge is definitely stylish. It’s designed for outdoor use which explains its large proportions. The overall dimensions of the chaise are 73”(L) x 46“(W) x 78“(H). It has a weight capacity of 265 lb (120 kg). It has a heavy-duty powder coated metal frame with a sleek and modern design and it also includes a 46” umbrella canopy which is removable. 

Removable Canopy
Curved Chaise Lounge Chair Swing
Curved Chaise Lounge Chair Swing

The included cushions are water-resistant and filled with 2'' foam. 

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There’s also the option of a two-person outdoor hanging chair/ swing. This one for example has a fairly simple and standard design which makes it really versatile. It has an adjustable canopy which offers shade but can be taken off if needed. The frame is made of powder-coated steel and is highly durable and sturdy. The seats are made with UV-resistant polyester fabric and are breathable thanks to the mesh screen.

Weather-Resistant
Convertible Canopy Swing Chair Bench
Convertible Canopy Swing Chair Bench

The overall dimensions of this patio swing chair are 67.5"(L) x 41"(W) x 60.5"(H) with a weight capacity of 486 lb (220 kg). 

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This patio swing chair has one of the most versatile designs when it comes to this type of furniture. It’s designed to hang from the ceiling or roof beam and has a sturdy and strong powder-coated steel frame. The actual seat forms a comfortable shell around the user’s body and is woven with synthetic rattan. The delicate curves and soft edges give the chair a very pleasant and organic vibe. The included cushion is super soft and comfy and it both water and fade resistant.

Woven texture
Swing Chair Set with Hanging Steel Chain
Swing Chair Set with Hanging Steel Chain

The swing measures 40"L x 47"W x 78"H and has a weight capacity of 265 lb (120 kg). 

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The Karriw hammock chair is perfect for both indoor and outdoor use. It looks amazing on covered patios as well as in living rooms, bedrooms and reading nooks. It has a versatile yet special design that allows it to blend in and stand out at the same time plus it makes it a very beautiful accent piece. The overall dimensions of this hanging chair are 31.5″(L) x 23.6″(W) x 47″(H) with a weight capacity of 265 lb (120 kg). 

Macrame
Karriw Hammock Chair Macrame Swing
Karriw Hammock Chair Macrame Swing

It's built with strong and durable rope and features chic hanging fringe tassels for added elegance and character. 

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This quirky hammock chair/ chaise lounge is ideal for poolside decks as well as for patios. It’s large enough to lie down in if you want to read a book or even take a nap. The frame is robust and made of high-quality bamboo, with a simple and modern design. It’s also weather-resistant thanks to the high-pressure lamination and waterproofing  process that it went through.

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LA SIESTA Domingo Dolphin
LA SIESTA Domingo Dolphin

It has a total height of 7ft 8'' and a weight capacity of 355 lb (160 kg).

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This right here is the two-person version of the iconic hanging egg chair. It’s sort of like a hanging love seat, something that you can put out on the patio or the terrace or maybe in the garden under a tree. It has a stylish wicker shell complemented by a soft and comfortable seat cushion.

Wicker
Double 2 Person Hanging Egg Chair
Double 2 Person Hanging Egg Chair

It's easy to hang and very versatile, whether you use it alone or share it with someone.

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The Asher Amada hanging chair has a recognizable design as well. It features a strong and very sturdy and durable powder-coated steel frame and a fabric seat that’s designed to allow the user to lie down and relax in a comfortable and ergonomic position. It has a very gentle and pleasant swinging motion and there’s also a canopy for shade.

Heavy-duty arc stand
Asher Amada Hanging Chaise Lounger
Asher Amada Hanging Chaise Lounger

The overall dimensions of this hanging swing chair are 79 in W x 39.5 in D x 79 in H. 

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If you feel like a more traditional swing would be better-suited for your patio, check out this stylish model. It’s made of durable hardwood with steel reinforcement plates on the corners for added support and stability. It can comfortably hold two people and when assembled its overall dimensions are 49.25 X 21.75 X 17.75. The swing is sanded but not stained which means you can customize it to match your porch or patio perfectly. 

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Of course, if you want to take things one step further, there are quite a few different ways to do it. One particularly cool option is the Sonoma swing which is absolutely perfect for gardens and backyards. The canopy can be replaced in case it gets damaged.

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Garden Winds LCM600 Canopy for Sonoma Swing
Garden Winds LCM600 Canopy for Sonoma Swing

It's made of polyester and this particular model fits three different swing versions.

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The Tangkula swing is also really great for gardens, backyards and patios. It has a durable and sturdy frame made from weather-resistant steel and heavy springs connected to the swing. It has a weight capacity of 750 lb which is 340 kg. The canopy offers shade and protection from the rain, dust, wind and UV and can be adjusted to offer coverage throughout the entire day.

Strong & Durable
Tangkula Converting Outdoor Swing
Tangkula Converting Outdoor Swing

The backrest and seat have soft and comfortable cushions that match the canopy, creating a wholesome and organic design throughout.

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