Easy to assemble, portable, and convenient for extra seating, having a folding arm chair at home is a valuable investment. While most pieces are applicable and ideal for outdoor settings, it doesn’t mean that you can’t use them to furnish your interiors. Their casual appeal can help balance the aesthetics of your living or dining space. With these selections from our design experts, you’ll want to have multiple of them in your patio, kitchen, dining room, and living area.
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Portable Patio Chair Set of 2
Perfect For: Outdoor and indoor entertaining spaces
What We Like: Weather-resistant, quick-dry fabric with UV protection
This portable patio chair set of 2 boasts a solid steel frame and durable, weather-resistant fabric for many years of use. Its quick-dry fabric is fully weatherproof and offers UV protection, ensuring your chairs stay looking fresh and new. No assembly is required, making these dining chairs a fantastic addition to any outdoor or indoor entertaining area without the hassle of setup.
Accessorize these chairs with colorful, weather-resistant cushions to increase comfort while adding a vibrant touch to your outdoor space or indoor entertaining area.
Versatile Indoor-Outdoor Aluminum Chairs
Perfect For: Individuals seeking flexible seating options for indoor and outdoor spaces
What We Like: Lightweight and weather-resistant design
These versatile aluminum chairs are perfect for both outdoor decks and indoor living spaces, making them a valuable addition to any home. Crafted with lightweight materials, these chairs boast UV, mildew, and rust resistance, allowing for year-round use in a variety of settings. Their adaptable and durable design will complement any existing decor while providing comfortable seating for your friends and family whenever they visit.
For a visually appealing setup, arrange these aluminum chairs around a stylish outdoor table with matching weather-resistant accessories, or place them indoors to create a relaxed and cozy seating area.
Folding Patio Dining Chair Set
Perfect For: Versatile outdoor seating solutions
What We Like: Acacia wood frame and easy folding design
Transform your outdoor space with this set of two folding patio dining chairs. Designed for versatility, they can be used at your dining table, for additional seating on your patio, porch, or sunroom, or folded and stored when not in use. The acacia wood frame sports a teak wood finish, while a rattan sling seat adds comfort and support. Though not fade-resistant, each chair can manage up to 250 lbs, offering stylish functionality for your outdoor gatherings.
To protect the rattan seat from fading, consider purchasing weather-resistant covers or store them in a shaded area when not in use. Pair with matching teak-finished outdoor furniture for a cohesive look.
Portable Outdoor Lounger with Cup Holder
Perfect For: Relaxing in style in the backyard, by the pool, or at sporting events
What We Like: Versatile and comfortable design with a built-in cup holder
The portable outdoor lounger provides the ultimate leisure experience, whether you're enjoying a cold beverage in your backyard, by the pool, or at a little league game. Its foldable and lightweight design allows for easy transport, ensuring you can relax in style and confidence wherever you go. The built-in cup holder keeps your favorite drinks securely within reach, while the durable construction ensures longevity and makes it a perfect addition to your outdoor relaxation essentials.
Complete your portable outdoor retreat with a coordinating UV-resistant umbrella, a soft and lightweight throw, and a small side table for added convenience.
Portable Folding Chair for Comfort
Perfect For: Relaxing in your backyard or camping adventures
What We Like: Lightweight and easy to clean design
This portable folding chair offers comfort and durability for both indoor and outdoor use. Its lightweight design ensures easy transportation while its simple fold-up mechanism allows for compact storage. Ideal for backyard relaxation or camping trips, the chair can be effortlessly wiped clean, making it low-maintenance and practical.
Pair the folding chair with a cozy outdoor blanket and a portable side table to create a comfortable and functional lounging area, whether you're at home or exploring the great outdoors.
Patio Padded Folding Chair with Cup Holder
Perfect For: Backyard relaxation and outdoor activities like camping, fishing, or picnics
What We Like: The padded backrest and seat for extra comfort
Elevate your outdoor relaxation experience with this patio padded folding chair that is versatile for both backyard use and adventures! The chair features a padded backrest and seat for ultimate relaxation, while the convenient cup holder allows easy access to beverages. Its rustproof and sturdy steel frame can support up to 330 lbs, ensuring safety and stability during use. With a folding design, you can transport this chair effortlessly between your backyard, camping trips, picnics, and other outdoor excursions.
To keep the chair looking great and increase its lifespan, store it indoors when not in use or protect it with a weather-resistant chair cover during adverse weather conditions.
Outdoor Portable Patio Chairs Set
Arlmont & Co.
Perfect For: Relaxing in comfort outdoors
What We Like: Versatile 7-level adjustable backrests
These outdoor portable patio chairs allow you to relax and enjoy any outdoor space in style and comfort. The chairs feature 7-level adjustable backrests, ensuring users can find their ideal seating angle. Made with a premium aluminum frame, each chair boasts a sturdy design and a weight-bearing capacity of 330 lbs. The soft padded seat, backrest, and comfortable armrests enhance the overall sitting experience, making it perfect for various occasions. The folding design saves space and makes transportation hassle-free.
Pair these chairs with a matching outdoor dining table and stylish cushions for a complete, inviting patio setup that you and your guests will love.
Portable Camping Chair with Storage Bag
Arlmont & Co.
Perfect For: Enjoying outdoor leisure activities and camping trips
What We Like: Easy-to-carry design and sturdy construction
This portable camping chair offers a comfortable and non-slip seating solution for your outdoor adventures. With a maximum weight capacity of 253 pounds, it ensures durability and stability while being easy to assemble. The included storage bag makes transportation a breeze, allowing you to bring this chair with you on camping trips or other outings. The perfect companion for campers and outdoor enthusiasts alike, this chair provides both functionality and style in one portable package.
Pair it with a lightweight camping table and a cozy outdoor rug to create a welcoming relaxation spot during your next camping trip or backyard hangout.
Recycled HDPE Adirondack Chair
Perfect For: Relaxing outdoors by the lake or in the backyard
What We Like: Comfort, sustainability, and all-weather durability
Experience the timeless appeal of the Adirondack chair, designed for ultimate comfort while lounging outdoors on warm summer days or cool evenings. Made in the USA from high-quality Tangent™ certified recycled HDPE poly lumber, this chair combines style, function, and sustainability. Its attractive, low-maintenance composition ensures that you can enjoy its coziness in any weather, making it the perfect addition to your outdoor living space.
Pair this Adirondack chair with a matching weather-resistant side table and colorful outdoor cushions to create a cozy and inviting spot where you can unwind after a long day.
Eucalyptus Wood Patio Dining Armchairs
Perfect For: Brightening up your outdoor dining area
What We Like: Folding design for easy storage and mobility
Gather around in comfort and style with these eucalyptus wood patio dining armchairs. Crafted in Brazil, each chair boasts a warm light brown finish that resists weather and mildew damage. The horizontal slats across the seats and tall backs allow rain to drain through, preventing pooled water. With a folding design, these chairs are effortlessly movable and can be brought indoors during colder months, making them the perfect addition to your outdoor dining experience.
Pair these chairs with a matching eucalyptus wood dining table and complement them with colorful outdoor cushions for added style and comfort.
Portable Director Chair with Storage
Arlmont & Co.
Perfect For: Outdoor events like camping, picnicking, and concerts
What We Like: Built-in fold-out side table and multiple storage pockets
Combining classic lines with modern features, this portable director chair boasts a durable nylon seat on a lightweight, foldable aluminum frame. Designed for ultimate comfort, it has padded armrests, a fold-out side table, a hanging armrest caddy, two insulated beverage pockets, and various storage compartments. The chair's underseat carrying handles and adjustable, detachable shoulder strap make transportation effortless, making it ideal for outdoor adventures or watching sports from the sidelines.
With its abundance of storage and convenient features, pair this versatile chair with a lightweight picnic blanket and some eco-friendly reusable containers for snacks and drinks to create a perfect, sustainable outdoor experience.
Portable Nautical-Style Chair
Perfect For: Beach trips, poolside lounging, or backyard relaxation
What We Like: Lightweight design with a durable, fade-resistant webbing
A wonderful blend of portability and durability, this nautical-style chair is constructed with a powder-coated steel frame and features high-quality fade-resistant webbing. Its lightweight yet sturdy design allows you to effortlessly transport it to the beach, beside the pool, or simply enjoy it in your backyard. The chair adds a delightful maritime touch to any setting, offering both comfort and visual appeal.
To prolong the life of the chair, store it away when not in use, protecting it from harsh weather conditions. Pair it with a matching side table and vibrant beach towels for the perfect summer setup.
Airy Camping Chair
Lounge in style and convenience with this foldable armchair. High-back, angled seat, and curved arms, all framed in brown steel. Its textured textile fabric is resistant to water, stains, cracks, and fading, making it a great option for outdoor seating.
With its arched backrest rest, finial details, and warm tones, this piece is reminiscent of modern neo-colonial design. They will look great on your patio, especially when paired with an iron table in an antique bronze color. We also recommend these for your dining room, combined with a solid wood rectangular trestle table in a rich walnut-stained finish.
Fabric Director’s Chair
Made of solid beech wood and cotton duck canvas, this folding arm chair is your perfect seating companion wherever you go. It follows the design of a class director’s chair and comes in natural, black, honey oak, and white wood finishes.
While these chairs are typically portable and used as a temporary seating option, the look of this one makes it a great choice for permanent arrangements. You might want to consider these for your casual dining or breakfast nook, paired with a long rectangular table or a circular one. With its dimensions, it’s also fit for a kid’s study area.
Arlmont & Co.
Ideal for both indoor and roofed outdoor environments, this folding armchair is constructed with a powder-coated steel tube frame. Its adjustable backrest allows for three angles and positions to suit your comfort. Lined in a waterproof fabric that’s easy to clean.
Mid Back Folding Chair
Offered in pairs, these folding arm chairs are made from a combination of teak wood and solid eucalyptus wood in natural brown colors. Slatted seats and backs give it a simple, straightforward look, perfect for rustic interiors and patio dining.
Its weathered wood look is perfect for coastal interiors, while its dimensions are ideal for compact spaces. When placed outdoors, it’s suggested to apply protective oil to help maintain its natural color and lengthen its life. These would look great with a planked dining table or a round one with wicker accent details.
Folding Lounge Chair
Embrace a relaxing lifestyle with these comfortable folding chairs with arms. Framed in solid eucalyptus wood, this stunning lounger has a resin wicker seat that’s resistant to water, fading, and molds. Attached with footrest for the best stretch.
Ideal for coastal and tropical homes. These chairs are perfect for pairing with a wicker sofa and a wooden coffee table. For patio settings, we recommend two of these with a slatted wood table or a rattan table with glass. Best to treat the wood for improved durability particularly if you’re planning to place it in the garden or by the poolside.
Made of durable solid eucalyptus wood, this collapsible armchair has a Mission-style aesthetic making it versatile for different interior environments. The back and seat feature wood slat designs, allowing it to be easily adjustable to five positions.
A great piece for indoor and outdoor dining. Make it more comfortable by tying loose cushions for the back and seat. We recommend those made of textured cotton or polyester blend fabric with tufting details for a chic, coastal appeal. Available in natural and gray colors, these chairs might have a strong lacquer smell at first. Air them out before use.
Coming in at a set of twos, these folding armchairs are made of durable steel frames with PE wicker seats and backs. Its back can be adjusted to seven positions while its lightweight design makes them easy to carry when folded.
Colorful Folding Chairs
Playful and portable, these folding arm chair exudes an old-Hollywood appeal. The frame is crafted in solid oak wood while its sling back and seat are made of cotton. Comes in six fabric colors and three wood tones for the frame.
Retro Danish Rosewood Folding Armchair Vintage 1970's
A cool space-saving (it can be hung flat) folding armchair with a frame of thin square black metal tubes. It has straight front legs, slanted back ones, simple arms. A deep seat and a tall fullback are rectangular, padded, covered in black material.
Rare Sigurd Ressel Folding Chair Vatne Mobler Norway
This folding chair is a true wonder for when it comes to combining practical use with true class and visual appeal, since it sports a beautiful and unique design that comes with the beech structure and original caning.
Beautiful design and original form make this stylish gray folding chair captivates. The beautiful design, as well as the impressive backrest like a collar, brings modernity and coziness to the decor.
Enjoy the sunset on your back porch with this foldable armchair. The piece is constructed from a durable wooden frame and finished in intricate patterns of wicker around the backrest and the seating area. It’s a unique design that delivers excellent comfort even without padding.
The set includes 2 rustic arm chairs. The chairs have been made of FSC certified, Vietnamese hardwood and have durable textile mesh for all weather use. The chairs arrive fully assembled and can be folded for easy transport or storage.
Medieval folding armchair 'how-to', from a possibly 14th c design, aka in 16th c as Dantesca style.
Sahara Folding Arm Chair
This Arm Chair in Distressed Finish features a sturdy wood frame, and beautifully woven rattan/wicker seat and back. Designed for both indoor and outdoor areas, the chair is foldable, non-toxic, and provides 300 lbs of weight capacity. Wipe clean with a dry cloth.
Phat Tommy Spontaneity Folding Armchair (Set of 2)
Pretty contemporary folding armchair crafted of wood with a warm brown finish. It has 2 pairs of X-shaped legs and simple stretchers. Both a tall back with a wide top rail and a deep seat have a slatted construction.
Telaweave Folding Arm Chair
This Folding Arm Chair in Zinc Plated Finish & Stripe Pattern is designed for outdoor areas, and stands on a high quality extra heavy aluminum frame. The chair includes sanded wooden arms, heavy-duty zinc plated steel braces, and 300 pounds of weight capacity.
Sahara Collection Indoor/Outdoor Folding Armchair by Jeffan at Gilt
Cool traditional side-foldable chair having a sturdy frame of thickness-varied round section bamboo logs and rods with a natural finish. It has rust-resistant metal hardware and covers of durable vivid red colourfast canvas.
Bronze Folding Armchair
Folding armchair which also includes carrying bag with shoulder strap. The folding mechanism is very smooth and opens in seconds. Additionally, it makes storing the armchair very easy. The frame of the armchair is made of sturdy metal.
Vintage lounge attributed to Willy Van Der Meeren, 1950. Amazed at how many chairs this design makes us think of.
Let your little one be surrounded by her favorite princesses. The steel frame of this piece is made of durable steel and it folds up for easy storage. It is an environmentally friendly piece which is also safe for your children.
Genova folding armchair by Saccaro on HomePortfolio
This kind of chair has got a high quality folding construction, so it is easy to handle, transport and it assures a space-saving storage. Its solid steel frame is able to hold up to 250 pounds, so it is good for an adult user.
Does your kid love to watch superhero flicks? If so, now he’s going to have the chance to watch them while sitting in this comfortable ‘Marvel Spider-man’ Folding Chair. The chair provides a durable steel frame that folds very quickly, and capacious shoulder bag for easy transport.
A folding chair created for young users. It has got a very durable frame made of steel. It is a product that features a backrest, arms and a very convenient cup holder. It is able to hold up to up to 100lbs.
This functional chair can be easily folded for storage or transport. Its powder-coated steel frame is combined with a 600 Denier polyester fabric, forming comfortable and durable piece. Also includes an adjustable footrest, a detachable pillow, and a carry bag.