Garden sun loungers are the perfect purchase for spring as the weather warms up and inspires us to make the most of our outside spaces.
Soaking up the sunshine from a sun lounger in your garden is a great way to soak up the seasons this spring and summer.
John Lewis, Amazon and La Redoute saw their stylish sun loungers sell out over the last two years and you'll want to be quick if you want to beat the seasonal rush for this garden essential. That's exactly why we've searched high and low to bring you the chicest designs available for you to add to your basket right now.
From curvy and contemporary garden loungers fit for a five-star resort, to cool and colourful designs straight out of a hip boutique hotel, these sun loungers will transport you to a beach or poolside holiday location. Whatever your budget or garden style, we're sure you'll be impressed by our pick of the best ones to buy in 2022.
A garden sun lounger is a must-have piece of outdoor furniture that anyone can enjoy. It's where you can while away hours reading as you soak up the vitamin D or take your remote working outdoors. If the pandemic had you appreciating your garden more, a relaxing garden lounger is the ideal investment for making the most of your outdoor space.
Looking for a sturdy wooden sun lounger made to last? We've found something that's both vintage and modern. Prefer a double sun lounger for sunbathing with your partner? There's something seriously cosy you'll love. We've even got a portable lounger you can take to the park or seaside, too.
Browse the best garden sun loungers to buy right now, including the cheap but chic, rattan, reclining, padded and wooden styles.
This chic garden sun lounger from La Redoute is designed in a comfy deckchair style so you can sink into it as you relax in the sun. We love the classic stripes and terracotta hue, as well as the sturdy acacia frame for something that lasts.
With its adjustable backrest in four positions (including flat) and a sun shade, this sun lounger is great for changing positions throughout the day. The folding design makes it easy to move around, plus it's durable and a space-saver.
Its curved acacia wood slatted top and grey powder coated metal frame makes this garden sun lounger ideal for styling up your garden. We love the soft, elegant edges and sculptural design. What's more, the sun lounger is hard-wearing and great for kicking back and reading your favourite book on sunny days. Designed for Habitat by brothers David and Harry Rich of Rich Landscapes, this is one worth considering for a chic outdoor space.
This floral sun lounger is ideal for adding a splash of colour and nature to your garden. The wooden lounger looks great on a terrace or even a balcony and has armrests for extra comfort. It reclines to four levels and comes with a removable headrest and foot rest.
Bring a touch of the Mediterranean to your garden with this elegant double garden sun lounger that's made just for two. Named after one of the world’s most luxurious beach clubs, the Fontelina is comfortable and relaxing to lie on – you may want one all to yourself. If you're sharing, the clever design allows you to face the same way or each other.
Cheap sun loungers don't get sunnier than this pair from Argos. With heatwave written all over it, the set is ideal for spending lazy days in the garden with a frosé in hand. You can adjust the garden sun loungers to sit up, recline or lay flat and there are even pillows for more comfort. When it comes to putting them away, they're easy to fold up and store.
For something you can easily grab and fold out when the sun comes out, this foldable, portable sun lounger is a great buy, whether you're looking to use it in the garden or carry it to a park or beach. The lightweight sun lounger has an adjustable strap so you can find your perfect backrest set up spot to relax for hours, and there's a storage pocket to keep your belongings out of the sun.
The Italian-made Amigo sun lounger by Fiam is both comfortable and timeless in design, with its simple style that allows you to lie back and relax with ease. It has three adjustable backrest positions and it suits a variety of spaces: in the garden, on the patio or by the pool. We like that it handily folds up to save space and is lightweight for carrying.
Perfect if you don't have a permanent outdoor space and need a garden sun lounger that can be transported, this inflatable sun lounger is great for creating a cosy space to relax under the rays. We like the animal print style and easy to inflate design. You can use it as a pool float, too.
You'll love the curved silhouette of this garden sun lounger from Suntime. Giving your garden a sleek touch, the lounger features curved legs that let you rock gently as you read or snooze in the sun. The head cushion adds to the comfort and ensures you can spend hours relaxing outdoors.
This clever garden sun lounger isn't just affordable, adjustable and sturdy, it also comes with a thick pillow for ultimate comfort. But there's more: the pillow features a hole so you can comfortably lie on your front and continue reading your book or browse Instagram while you relax. If you're after a lounger that offers more than the standard, this one is worth checking out.
This stylish weave-design sun lounger will add elegance to your garden furniture and offers five reclining positions, along with a soft headrest. It's made from weather-proof, durable material on a steel frame and folds up into a compact shape. It's also light enough to carry.
Made from acacia, this garden sun lounger in peacock blue makes for a sleek addition to your garden furniture. Its reclining back and solid frame offer the perfect balance between style and function. Acacia is a wood that's ideal for outdoor use thanks to its natural properties so you can expect durability (including good resistance to insects and fungi) and weather resistance.
Simple and chic, this padded sun lounger from M&S is for sophisticated and minimalist gardens. Its synthetic rattan and water-repelling cushions make it one that can withstand occasional showers. The greenery and seasonal blooms in your garden will enhance the look of this rattan sun lounger that features an adjustable back for you to sit up and read or lay back and soak up the rays.
We love this fruity pick from Argos – it's one of the most affordable garden sun loungers we've come across. It's fun, colourful and bright – just how we like our summer loungers. It offers five reclining options and it's easy to fold up quickly if the British weather brings showers.
We like the Adirondack-like backrest to this wooden garden sun lounger from La Redoute. It's made from acacia with an oiled finish and offers three reclining positions for your comfort. There are also wheels at the back so you can move it in and out of the sun with ease.
Looking for a sun lounger that's compact, durable and easy to clean? This multi-position one from John Lewis fits in well in the garden, by the pool or on the patio. Its legs are placed slightly above the level of the heart to offer maximum relaxation and excellent back support. We like the beige garden sun lounger's removable head rest and UV resistance, too.
This set of cool garden sun loungers by Outsunny provides the perfect backdrop to your summer memories. Its aluminium frame gives a solid and durable design, while the 'S' shape works with the curves of your body to offer ultimate comfort and support. The seats are breathable and won't cause irritation against the skin in the heat and having a pair means you can enjoy the sun with a friend.
With its stylish rattan design and cushioning for your comfort, we like this padded garden sun lounger that comes in a warm brown to blend nicely into your garden space. You can adjust the backrest, with four positions to choose from, and it's made to be UV resistant to last all summer long.