14 of the best garden furniture sets
So many factors come into play when you’re buying garden furniture. If your garden’s small you need to make sure you get the right-sized fit, and if you have a big family you need to ensure your outdoor dining table has enough room for all of you. Especially if you live in the drizzly UK, you’ll need to be careful that you’re buying furniture that’s waterproof enough to withstand the temperamental weather conditions.
A good garden furniture set will make your whole backyard look updated, with very little effort needed on your part.
With the recent lockdown restrictions easing, many of us have been dying to jazz up our gardens and outdoor spaces.
But so many people have taken to hosting in their gardens that dozens of furniture sets are now out of stock.
No matter what style, material, or set you have in mind – we’ve rounded up 14 of the best garden furniture options for 2021 – and are in stock right now.
Best wooden garden furniture
Staffordshire Garden Furniture Wooden Garden Furniture Patio Set
Perfect for small gardens and patios, this wooden garden furniture set has been manufactured in the UK and arrives fully assembled – meaning less work for you.
Handcrafted using Scandinavian redwood, which is known for its high quality and durability, this set has been designed to stand the test of time.
Staffordshire Garden Furniture Wooden Table Set
Crafted using Scandinavian redwood, this set comes with a six-foot-long table, as well as six sturdy chairs to go along with it.
Wooden chairs have a reputation for being uncomfortable, but these chairs have a sloped back that provides a low level of support while you’re sitting.
Best rattan garden furniture
Outsunny Rattan Garden Furniture Set
Rattan is possibly the most popular material for garden furniture, due to its weatherproof durability and stylish look.
This comfortable armchair rattan set from Outsunny comes with thick cushions on the base and back for enhanced comfort, as well as a handy, small coffee table to put your tea (or cocktail – depending on the time of day).
bigzzia Rattan Garden Furniture Set
This pale grey rattan furniture set is the perfect combination of stylish and functional, with the muted tones adding a chic touch of luxury to your garden.
The set comes with two armchairs and a couch with comfortable, removable cushions, and a table topped with tempered safety glass.
Best dining table sets
Habitat Tico 8 Seater Table and Bench Set
A modern take on the traditional garden dining table, this grey fiberstone has the look of concrete and texture of natural stone without the heavy weight, adding some contemporary design to your garden.
The benches can fit three people on each side, so you’ll have plenty of space for family dinners and hosting dinner parties.
Outsunny Outdoor 11pc Rattan Dining Table
This large dining table set can fit 10 people around it comfortably, with six armchairs and four footstools.
A sturdy aluminium frame and weatherproof PE rattan work together to make something that can withstand all weather conditions, from direct sunlight to thunderstorms.
All the chairs have soft, thickly padded cushions to enhance comfort and help you make the most of your outdoor dining experience.
Best outdoor sofa sets
BTM Garden Corner Sofa
If your garden is big enough to house one, nothing feels more luxurious than a garden sofa.
You can kick back just as comfortably as you would in front of the TV, with the added benefit of being able to enjoy the sunshine.
This extra-large sofa by BTM comes in seven different pieces, so you can have them all together as one big corner sofa, or split them up into smaller, separate sofas – the configuration is up to you.
Panana Rattan Furniture Set 5 Seater Lounge Corner Sofa
This plush corner sofa is wonderfully low maintenance, made from UV treated, fade-resistant rattan with cushions that are machine washable.
The sofa also comes with an easy to clean glass-topped table, so there will always be somewhere to set your glass down.
Best bistro sets
Dawsons Living Faux Rattan Bistro Set
A bistro set is a perfect solution for those who want some garden furniture but don’t have a lot of space.
This compact set from Dawson’s Living has a tropical air about it, which makes it pretty easy to imagine sitting on your balcony with a friend, beer in hand, to enjoy the fresh air.
Yaheetech Garden Bistro Set Round Aluminum Patio Table
This aluminium patio set has been made in a whimsical, classic design that ensures it will never go out of style. The metal material means the set is sturdy and rust-resistant, yet still lightweight enough to be moved around with ease.
Best sun loungers
Habitat Metal Folding Sun Lounger
Relax in supreme comfort with this thickly cushioned, reclining lounge chair.
The six adjustable positions ensure you can find one that’s perfect for you, whether you’re sitting up reading or laying down for a nap.
IntimaTe WM Heart sun loungers set
Never fight over the sun lounger again with this set of two reclining chairs.
The high-quality Textilene seat and durable aluminium frame mean the chair is both breathable and stable, so you won’t get too hot during summer.
The adjustable headrest and angle range give you the freedom to customise the chairs positioning to suit your needs and enhance your comfort.
Best egg chairs
Yaheetech Rattan Egg Chair
Egg chairs are hugely in style right now, constantly selling out all over the country – and we can see why.
This white egg chair with thick, beige cushions looks like an ideal place to spend the day, gently rocking back and forth with a book (or a beverage) in your hand.
GardenCo Milan Double Hanging Egg Chair
The only downside about a standard egg chair is it only fit one person in it, which would inevitably lead to arguments about whose turn in the chair it is.
This extra-large egg chair doubles as a hammock, meaning either two people can sit comfortably, or one person can lay down and truly relax.
The chair has been made with UV proof wicker and a rust-resistant metal frame, so it is highly durable and virtually weatherproof.