Kickin’ it with comfortable lounge chairs that pack a decor punch—on a budget.
At the end of a long day, you want a comfortable lounge chair to come home to and relax in. Why shouldn’t it also function as a beautiful, stylish furniture piece in your home? And how about a lounge chair that’s not over $500, please?
The Internet has opened up a wealth of options for the style-minded man to find exactly what he’s looking for to complement his home’s aesthetic, but we’re here to save you hours of research—combing through pages of search results, scrutinizing reviews, comparing prices—to find the best lounge chairs that will suit your style.
From classic and comfortable to sophisticated and plush, we’ve found eleven lounge chairs that are highly rated and within most budgets.
Rivet Jamie Mid-Century Low Arm Accent Chair
The low armrests on this chair make it perfect for curling up with a good book, and its cognac hue will lend a muted pop of color into your room. It’s worth mentioning that while at the higher end of our price range, this chair features genuine, top-grain leather that is durable, livable, and easy to keep clean.
Crosshaven Accent Chair
When our founder, Andrew, saw this lounge chair, he said it looked like something out of Star Trek. This is definitely a cool statement piece with a sleek faux leather finish and an exposed metallic metal frame. This is on the higher end of our price range coming in at over $400, but it is a worthy investment that is sure to live long and prosper (see what we did there?).
Rivet Swivel Contemporary Chair
A comfy, lounge-worthy chair with a sleek, compact silhouette, this swivel-based piece offers understated style for a small space. This elegant chair is another one at the higher end of our price range at over $400, but a durable piece that will look great and function perfectly over time.
The solid wood frame and rich, steel colored faux leather finish of this lounge chair make this a handsome addition to a modern man’s living room. This is one of the best affordable deals on our list with over half off of the regular $324 price tag, so if you were looking to add some lounge chairs to your decor, this one is worth considering. With a 4.5 out of 5 star rating from customers, this Feng Armchair is a solid pick for the savvy buyer.
Baxton Studio Leather Accent Chair
If hardwood frames and tufted cushions aren’t your thing, this steel framed leather accent lounge chair is a great addition to a more minimalist space. The design is open and airy, and the great customer reviews assure anyone on the fence that this lounge chair is incredibly sturdy and very comfortable. This design is a riff on the iconic Wassily chair designed by Marcel Breuer in 1926.
Glenwillow Home Accent Chair
The perfect iconic chair for your mid-century modern-style home features the best of vintage style in solid wood and durable fabric. Its simple, understated style will allow other elements of your room to stand out, without the chair itself being boring.
Mid-Century Retro Modern Accent Chair
This affordable faux leather option could be a great fit. Multiple reviews mention that the quality of the materials is high, and the chair itself is very comfortable.
Retro Wide Tufted Armchair
Rounding out this classic mid-century modern lounge chair lineup is a reasonably-priced distressed faux leather chair from Wayfair. Brown is a good, neutral color to utilize in your decor if you want to avoid filling your room with only grey and black furniture.
Ikea Tufted Accent Chair
This boxy, mid-century modern styled chair also complements industrial-inspired decor, and the tweed fabric will introduce more visual interest into your room. This one is on the higher end of our price range at near $500, but the high-resilience foam filled seat cushions will give you a extended support and maximum relaxation worth your money.
Armen Living Summer Chair
Stylish and according to reviewers surprisingly comfortable, this chair would work equally well as an accent piece or extra seating options for you and your guests. Its sculpted frame is a surprise statement in a minimalist-inspired home.
Roundhill Furniture Accent Chair
This otherwise simple-looking chair is stylistically elevated with interior pleated backing and arm rests, and complemented with light brown tapered wood legs. A perfectly affordable lounge chair or accent chair.
Millett Wingback Chair
This classic shape has just enough of a unique twist to work equally well in mid-century modern, Scandinavian, traditional, and modern farmhouse decors. This is another piece at the higher end of our price range, and an excellent investment that will transform and modernize your space.
Rosevera Barrel Chair
This plush, tufted lounge chair is a perfect way to add a statement to your room, without risk of going overboard. Influenced by the Chesterfield style which is defined by low backs, rolled arms, and commonly rivets down the front, this type of furniture was originally commissioned by Fourth Early of Chesterfield in the 18th century.
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