Is there anything quite as indulgent and spoiling as a garden day bed? Over the last year, we’ve realised how important it is to turn our homes into relaxing sanctuaries that nurture our wellbeing.
We’ve also become aware of how the garden can serve as an extra ‘room’ and help boost our mood by connecting us with nature.
The best garden day beds will offer the perfect spot to sit and breathe in the great outdoors, whether you’re relaxing, reading, dozing, meditating or catching up with friends.
From large round options big enough for everybody and versatile pieces that can be used as sofa sets of day beds, to foldable options perfect for compact spaces, we’ve got all tastes and budgets covered.
Keep scrolling to discover our pick of the best garden day beds below for the perfect lounging spot this summer. All you have to do? Add to basket and fill up the wine fridge.
Best garden day beds 2021
Hello long, lazy summer days! This sleek garden day bed will transform your outdoor space into a luxurious oasis.
It can be grouped together to create a cosy round bed, or separated and used as a sofa set and coffee table for entertaining.
The weather-resistant fabric can be wiped-clean, and there’s a retractable canopy for this super-sunny days. Pass the Pimms.
We love the ultra-chic contemporary country designs at Cox & Cox, and this versatile day bed would make a stunning addition to your garden.
Crafted from soft grey faux wicker on a durable aluminium frame with deep cushions, it’s comfortable as well as practical.
You can put the side table in the middle and create two separate day beds, or push them together to create a cosier all-in-one piece with the table on the side.
Just don’t forget the snacks and the wine or there’ll be a ‘discussion’ about who goes back to get the essentials…
Think padded perfection with this stylish, comfortable and affordable day bed.
Not only does it boast stylish coastal stripes, it also reclines to five different positions to suit your needs, whether you’re enjoying some Kindle action or checking out the inside of your eyelids.
What’s more, it comes with two handy carry handles and folds up for easy storage. All you need to do is grab your sun hat and a glass of something cold and refreshing.
The whole family can bundle onto this beautiful garden day bed, which comes in a contemporary grey and black rattan design.
The day bed features 7cm thick pillows and cushions for a more comfortable lounging experience.
The canopy is a welcome addition to protect against the sun’s rays, but you can fold it down if you’re looking for a little vitamin D boost. Lie back, stretch out and snooze the day away.
You don’t have to break the bank to get yourself a little slice of garden day bed action.
This contemporary style outdoor day bed comes in a cool charcoal grey hue and boasts a UV-resistant canopy for a reading session or when you want to switch to rest and relaxation mode.
Whether you’re unwinding, meditating or dozing, this will make the perfect spot. And there’s room for two if you’re happy to share.