Coastal Bar Stools

Buy the best coastal bar stools selected and recommended by interior designers. By Emily Hilton.

Bring that vacation at the beach into your home and enjoy the sense of the everyday vacay. Coastal bar stools are designed to bring that tranquil beach house look into any home. With looks ranging from upscale beach bungalow to seaside shanty, take a walk through our collection to start your vacation early this year.

Coastal bar stools with backs in a beachy pattern

Coastal bar stools with backs in a beachy pattern

$287.64 $359

Coastal bar stools with backs in a beachy pattern

Wayfair Custom Upholstery™

$287.64 $359

Description

Another easy way of balancing beachy and more traditional inspirations is to opt for some coastal bar stools in a versatile upholstered design but including a print that matches your decor.

For example, this could involve an immediately recognizable beachy pattern (like this striped idea) or prints featuring sea motifs like fish, lobsters, seahorses, or shells.

Intricately Woven Rattan Counter Stool

Intricately Woven Rattan Counter Stool

$264 $643

Intricately Woven Rattan Counter Stool

Birch Lane™

$264 $643

Description

Perfect For: Accentuating kitchen counters with a touch of tropical charm

What We Like: Beautifully crafted geometric design on the back

This intricately woven rattan counter stool is a perfect addition to your kitchen, featuring a contemporary design that is both sturdy and lightweight. The tropical-inspired construction, handcrafted by Indonesian artisans, showcases rapidly renewable and sustainably sourced rattan. Each piece is unique due to the natural materials and processes involved, giving your home a one-of-a-kind flair. The painted stools add a pop of color to your space, making them an attractive and functional choice.

Designer Advice

To maintain the beauty of your rattan stool, avoid using soaps or cleaning agents, and simply use a soft, damp cloth for cleaning. Pair it with other natural materials and tropical-inspired decor to create a cohesive look.

Solid wood coastal barstools

Solid wood coastal barstools

$214.99 $259.99

Solid wood coastal barstools

Dovecove

$214.99 $259.99

Description

Coastal bar stools made of solid wood are a cozy option that can help you match more traditional beach-inspired interiors, especially if you maintain more delicate, ornate elements like a slightly curved back or x shapes.

While light wood finishes work divinely in coastal interiors, you can also consider a characteristic maritime hue.

Wooden stools with a backrest are usually even more comfortable, and you can even decide to add some soft cushions in a coastal pattern or print. 

Textured Wicker 29.5" Bar Stool

Textured Wicker 29.5" Bar Stool

$166.99 $329.13

Textured Wicker 29.5" Bar Stool

Dovecove

$166.99 $329.13

Description

Perfect For: Coastal-themed kitchens and dining areas

What We Like: Hand-woven seat and mango wood frame

With its textured wicker seat and sturdy mango wood frame, this understated 29.5" bar stool adds the perfect touch of beach chic style to your space. Ideal for casual Sunday breakfasts at your kitchen island or bar-height dining table, the stool combines the natural warmth of solid mango wood with a unique hand-woven wicker design. The straight legs offer stability, ensuring style and comfort in your coastal-inspired home.

Designer Advice

Pair two or more of these stools with a light-hued kitchen island, incorporating sea-inspired colors and accessories for a cohesive, inviting coastal look.

Classic French Café-Style Bar Stool

Classic French Café-Style Bar Stool

$186.99 $187.99

Classic French Café-Style Bar Stool

Bay Isle Home™

$186.99 $187.99

Description

Perfect For: Adding charm and elegance to your deck, balcony, or indoor space

What We Like: The high backrest and stackable design

Bring the sophistication of the classic French café to your home with this high-backrest bar stool. Constructed from aluminum and coated in powder, this stool features a bamboo-style frame with multi-color accents, making it easy to coordinate with various decorative styles. Designed for everyday use, this stackable bar stool is perfect for a deck, terrace, or indoor space. Crafted in China, this stool will arrive fully assembled and is recommended for storage in a covered area during winter.

Designer Advice

Pair this versatile bar stool with a high-top bistro table or place it by your kitchen counter for a stylish and comfortable seating option that complements your décor.

Whitewashed Mango Wood Armchair

Whitewashed Mango Wood Armchair

$548 $710

Whitewashed Mango Wood Armchair

Birch Lane™

$548 $710

Description

Perfect For: Coastal and tropical inspired bar counter seating

What We Like: Curved cane back and padded natural linen seat

This armchair features a whitewashed Indian mango wood frame, gracefully designed with a triangular leg, bringing coastal elegance to your bar counter. The curved cane back and perfectly padded natural linen seat ensure unparalleled comfort for those extended bar counter sessions. Boasting a whitewashed wooden tone and understated design, it easily complements most bar counters and fits flawlessly in spaces styled with coastal or tropical themes.

Designer Advice

Match this armchair with a similarly whitewashed or light-toned bar counter to emphasize the coastal vibe, and use tropical or coastal-themed accessories to complete the aesthetic.

Wicker Bar Stools with Bamboo-Like Frame (Set of 2)

Wicker Bar Stools with Bamboo-Like Frame (Set of 2)

$239.99 $568.84

Wicker Bar Stools with Bamboo-Like Frame (Set of 2)

Bay Isle Home™

$239.99 $568.84

Description

Perfect For: Enhancing a beach-themed kitchen or entertainment area

What We Like: The unique bamboo-like metal frame covered in wicker

These wicker bar stools are the ideal addition to any beach-inspired abode, featuring a metal frame with an eye-catching bamboo-like design that's covered in wicker. Arriving in a set of two, each stool boasts a full back and can support up to 250 lbs. Designed for versatility, they'll fit seamlessly around your kitchen island or provide stylish seating at a pub table in your entertainment space.

Designer Advice

To accentuate their coastal charm, pair the stools with a light-colored, wooden bar or kitchen island, and complete the look with nautical-themed decor pieces or cushions in oceanic hues.

Rattan Counter Stool with ArtFibre Weave

Rattan Counter Stool with ArtFibre Weave

$499.99 $597

Rattan Counter Stool with ArtFibre Weave

Sand & Stable™

$499.99 $597

Description

Perfect For: Stylish and durable seating in home or commercial dining spaces

What We Like: Stackable design, comfortable seating, and indoor use

The Sofie Rattan Counter Stool is a charming blend of classic and modern aesthetics, featuring handcrafted, skin-on rattan construction and a comfortable ArtFibre™ woven back and seat. This stool is lightweight, flexible, and built for indoor use, making it perfect for residential dining counters, as well as commercial spaces like restaurants or bistros. With its stackable design, you can easily store these stools when not in use, ensuring convenience and space efficiency.

Designer Advice

Pair the Sofie Rattan Counter Stool with a wooden or marble countertop for a timeless and elegant look, and use neutral or earth-toned cushions for added comfort and style.

Kitchen Island Gathering Stool

Kitchen Island Gathering Stool

$269.99 $259.99

Kitchen Island Gathering Stool

Bayou Breeze

$269.99 $259.99

Description

Perfect For: Casual dining, family activities, and entertaining

What We Like: Wide base for stability and convenient footrest

This versatile gathering stool is designed to bring friends and family together around the kitchen island for casual dining, completing homework, art projects, puzzle-making, or just spending quality time. It features a wide, stable base to ensure safety, while the convenient footrest provides extra comfort during gatherings. Its easy-to-clean frame allows for fuss-free maintenance, making it a perfect addition to busy households with frequent social activities.

Designer Advice

To enhance your kitchen's functionality and style, pair these gathering stools with a chic, matching kitchen island and choose complementary colors for your kitchen decor.

Coastal swivel bar stools with backs

Coastal swivel bar stools with backs

$113.99 $199.99

Coastal swivel bar stools with backs

Orren Ellis

$113.99 $199.99

Description

Yes, they might be a bit harder to find when it comes to this specific style, but coastal bar stools with swivel are certainly worth scouting for if you’d like more flexibility when sitting down.

In this case, it makes even more sense to look for a model that includes a footrest, too. 

Beach house bar stools in an eye catching design

Beach house bar stools in an eye catching design

Beach house bar stools in an eye catching design

Description

Many coastal bar stools rely on immediately recognizable patterns or designs, which makes them ideal if you’d like to maintain a familiar and nostalgic atmosphere in your maritime-inspired home.

However, if you’re known for your unpredictable decorative flair, they can be your chance to show it off.

In fact, you can now find coastal stools in new unique designs: as long as you include one or two staple elements (such as rattan or coastal palettes), you’ll still maintain this style consistent while making a statement. 

Tropical Rattan Counter Stool with Cushion

Tropical Rattan Counter Stool with Cushion

Tropical Rattan Counter Stool with Cushion

Bayou Breeze

Description

Perfect For: Enhancing home bars or lounges with an island-inspired ambiance

What We Like: Comfort-enhancing design and natural materials

Evoke the relaxed vibes of a tropical oasis with this beautifully crafted rattan counter stool. Designed to provide excellent comfort, it features a cushioned seat upholstered in smooth fabric and ergonomic footrest. The natural rattan frame is adorned with bamboo-like details, creating an inviting and exotic appearance. The stool arrives fully assembled with sloping armrests that contribute to its overall charm, making it a delightful addition to any home bar or lounge.

Designer Advice

Pair it with a woven jute or sisal rug, lush green plants, and warm-toned lighting to create the ultimate cozy and inviting tropical-themed space.

Two-Tone Upholstered Parsons Bar Stool

Two-Tone Upholstered Parsons Bar Stool

Two-Tone Upholstered Parsons Bar Stool

Dovecove

Description

Perfect For: Stylish and comfortable bar-height kitchen seating

What We Like: Neutral farmhouse-inspired design

Elevate your bar-height kitchen counter or table with this chic and inviting Parsons bar stool, featuring a two-tone taupe and cream awning stripe fabric for elegant, farmhouse appeal. Its weathered gray wooden legs stylishly contrast the cozy upholstery, while the convenient footrest ensures your comfort. This bar stool also includes felt pads to protect your floors from potential scratches, making it a practical and sophisticated accent piece for your kitchen or bar area.

Designer Advice

Pair it with a matching weathered gray bar-height table or a natural wood finish counter to create a harmonious look and maximize the appealing farmhouse aesthetic.

Breezy coastal counter stools

Breezy coastal counter stools

Breezy coastal counter stools

Sand & Stable™

Description

While we’ve mainly looked at wooden, metal and upholstered designs, don’t forget that rattan is another staple material for coastal bar stools (and coastal furniture in general, of course).

We especially recommend it if you’d like to reinforce the casual, relaxed vibes that characterize this style, almost making you and your guests feel as if you were actually sitting outside. 

Middle-Back Metal Stool with Carrying Handle

Middle-Back Metal Stool with Carrying Handle

Middle-Back Metal Stool with Carrying Handle

Longshore Tides

Description

Perfect For: Versatile seating solutions in various settings

What We Like: Stackable design and lightweight yet durable construction

This middle-back metal stool offers exceptional functionality and style for your garage, restaurant, brewpub, kitchen, bar, or game room. Made from a super-strong iron alloy, it is both lightweight and durable, with a 300 lbs weight capacity. Its stackable design allows easy storage when the back is removed, and the built-in carrying handle ensures hassle-free transportation. The gray color enameled coat and scratch-resistant finish provide additional longevity and a chic aesthetic.

Designer Advice

Pair these stools with a matching metal bar table or counter for a cohesive look, and add colorful seat cushions for extra comfort and a pop of color.

Natural Rattan 2-Piece Bar Stool Set

Natural Rattan 2-Piece Bar Stool Set

Natural Rattan 2-Piece Bar Stool Set

Bayou Breeze

Description

Perfect For: Enhancing kitchens or dining areas with a touch of charm and style

What We Like: The combination of natural rattan and black wrought steel legs

This 2-piece bar stool set will bring a unique charm to your kitchen or dining space with its simplistic design and woven sculpted decoration. The high-quality natural rattan frame and black wrought steel legs provide both stability and durability. Each bar stool features a built-in support bar at the bottom for comfortable footrests while adding a modern touch. The set is perfect for everyday use in homes, bistros, and restaurants alike.

Designer Advice

Pair these bar stools with a sleek glass-top bar table, and add various textures like a plush area rug or soft cushions to create a cozy and inviting atmosphere in your dining or entertainment area.

More contemporary bar stools in a coastal palette

More contemporary bar stools in a coastal palette

More contemporary bar stools in a coastal palette

Description

Maybe you were hoping for a more subtle nod to this style. Or perhaps your table is already extremely beach-inspired, so you’re now looking to balance it with some more versatile seats?

Easy: stick to simpler and more contemporary bar stool designs but choose a typical coastal color. 

Backless beach style bar stools

Backless beach style bar stools

Backless beach style bar stools

Description

Backless designs are a wiser option in fairly small rooms.

First of all, you’ll be able to push them back underneath the table once you’re no longer using them, gaining additional space.

Plus, the lack of backrests will improve your room’s visual flow, making it appear airier and wider than it actually is. 

Beach bar stools

Beach bar stools

Beach bar stools

Description

Are you mainly fascinated by the carefree vibe of a life by the beach?

Then some coastal bar stools in a simpler metal design will make you feel as if you’re about to order another colorful cocktail from a charming sea-shack bar surrounded by white sand.

It also helps if they’re in a typical coastal hue like turquoise, blue, white, ochre, yellow, cream, orange, or coral red. 

Stylish coastal bar stools

Stylish coastal bar stools

Stylish coastal bar stools

Description

Coastal bar stools relying on a combination of wood and metal are usually a great way of complementing maritime interiors that maintain a more contemporary vibe.

The trick is to balance clean lines with a few more ornate elements, such as the traditional cross-shaped design.

Practical features like a footrest will also add to the functionality of more contemporary interiors without spoiling your original coastal inspiration.

Nautical bar stools

Nautical bar stools

Nautical bar stools

Breakwater Bay

Description

Or, perhaps, the furniture and decorative items in your coastal home involve a few nautical twists?

Then experiment with more elegant and less ornate wooden or metal designs in a color from a nautical palette.

Obviously, navy blue is the most logical option.

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Every kitchen, breakfast nook and home bar needs the perfect bar stools! We love these customized ones in favorite hues.

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Rural piece of furniture which can be used both as a classic chair and a bar stool. Frame is made of blanched oak wood, back is plaiting and seat is covered of bright, soft canvas. It will play its role the best in bright dining room.

Coastal bar stools

A fine set of 4 barstools for indoor bars and kitchen counters. Each barstool has a white-finished wood frame, with a square footrest and slightly flared legs. The seat and back is wrapped with a stripe-patterned white and blue fabric cover.

Coastal bar stools

An unusual set of stools, which thanks to their short construction deflect from being typical bar stools. Their swivel construction is a smooth mechanism here, allowing to keep the conversation flowing between the kitchen and the adjoining living room.

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This set of 3 bar stools enchant with their smooth, coastal character, being the effect of navy blue and creamy white combination and the use of bamboo. They catch the attention with their openwork backrests.

Coastal bar stools 4

This coastal set of kitchen bar stools enchants with its two colour painting. White and natural wooden finish creates a cosy, alluring ambiance. Each of the bar stools is equipped with a footrest.

Furniture coastal living cottage 24 woven counter stool in boardwalk

... Furniture Coastal Living Cottage 24 Woven Counter Stool In Boardwalk

Coastal bar stools

Now you can easily improve your kitchen counter with those coastal barstools. The frame is made of espresso-finished wood, including a supportive back, tapered legs, and ring foot rest. The round seat is made of beautifully woven rattan.

Coastal bar stools

These saddler bar stools have a painted wooden structure. The light blue color of base and striped seat create the pastel and adorable stools to the kitchen and home bar.

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This kitchen decor is interesting and based on solid and neutral-colored elements. A kitchen island features a solid marble top. It looks great in set with four armless stools with solid backs and durable wooden frames.

Coastal bar stools

This bar stool constitutes a good combination of the traditional or cottage style and coastal inspirations. Its pale blue lacquer along with the gently curved legs will fit into most of the classic decors, adding warmth and cosiness to space.

Coastal bar stools 4

In the past, the plaiting craft has become an art, and the most-known creators have been lavishly rewarded. It is not surprising that the unique shape and appearance of wicker round seats of these modern coastal bar stools.

Striped bar stools

The cheerful, bright white kitchen is the perfect solution to create a seaside style. The combination of green and blue creates a unique place in the house. Bar stools in white with colorful cushions create a unique atmosphere.

Seagrass stool

Bar stool mounted on wooden frame and reinforced with solid supports. Seat and back are made of seagrass. Suitable for residential and commercial premises. Classic form and elegant design.

Beach style bar stools

Light mix of beige, brown and white gives this casual coastal kitchen a fresh, homey look. A curved marble top kitchen island is combined with sink. Light brown rattan bar stools have convenient cutout handles in their rounded backs.

Coastal style bar stools

Now you can improve your kitchen counter or indoor bar with those coastal barstools. They have an espresso-finished wood frame with tapered legs and a square foot rest, and a seat and back wrapped in a stripe-patterned quality fabric cover.

Fin and Tonic Reclaimed Wood 30” Bar Chair

Fin and Tonic Reclaimed Wood 30” Bar Chair

High bar stool set on a solid metal construction. The seat and back are made of wood and covered in an abstract pattern. Suitable for home, bar and more.

Supper Bar Stool

Supper Bar Stool

Bistro bar stools

Pretty traditional barstools of round wooden rods and flat slats. A stool has sleek straight legs, flat footrests, curved stretchers, a semi-oval seat and a squarish back with a bowed frame. Covers and frame bindings are of blue and white fabric.

Seagrass Barstool

Seagrass Barstool

A set of high quality barstools designed for use especially in bars, kitchens and dining areas. They are small, so they are perfect for limited spaces. The most important advantage of these elements is their high durability and possibility of renowation.

37 beach style bar stools and counter stools

37 Beach Style Bar Stools and Counter Stools

Chic coastal living sale alert serena lily bistro chairs bar

CHIC COASTAL LIVING: Sale Alert: SERENA & LILY bistro chairs bar stools

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Bar stools for beach house

Elegant traditional barstools with tall white-finished wooden frames. A stool has straight sleek angular front legs, gently curved back ones, simple stretchers in 2 tiers, a square seat. A quite tall backrest features an upright slatted design.

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