Just because you have a smaller room, there’s nothing to stop you kicking back and relaxing in a narrow recliner chair after a long day at work. A slim recliner will give you all the benefits of a regular recliner without taking up that much-needed space in your living room. Whether you prefer leather or plaid, we’ve picked out a variety of slimline recliners for you below.
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Slimline Recliner with Thin Arms
This slimline recliner differs from others on this list due to its thinner, more contemporary design. Sleek and streamlined, it measures 30 inches wide and is covered with leather gel upholstery for the look and feel of soft-grain leather without the annoying upkeep.
Decidedly modern, this recliner would look out of place in a more traditional décor style.
Take notes from the slim arms and raised wooden sides and pair your recliner with furniture that has smooth, clean lines for a room with a minimalist and aesthetically pleasing vibe.
Modern Slim Recliner Chair
Measuring 27.6 inches wide, this chair is sleek and modern. Available in black, beige, brown, or gray, with a faux-leather upholstery, it features massage technology so you can soothe away the aches and pains of your day.
This recliner would look best in an ultra-modern living room – for something that will always look cool, opt for black and pair it with light-wood furniture and light walls. This is a contrast that is timeless and will always look elegant, even if you move around your living room.
Narrow Leather Recliner with Hardwood Frame
If you like the traditional look of leather, this recliner measures 28.75 inches wide and is made from genuine leather. Available in 10 color choices, including camel, beige, and brick, it has a hardwood frame for stability.
Due to the generous array of colors to choose from, you can align this recliner with your décor style without issue.
We recommend opting for more classic colors like burgundy or camel rather than red or yellow for a timeless look that will never go out of style.
Smooth Narrow Recliner Chair
Completely smooth, this narrow recliner chair has a square silhouette and a casual, contemporary vibe. Available in a huge 116 finishes, you can have your pick of patterns or solid colors.
So you don’t overwhelm the simplicity of this chair, we recommend keeping your décor simple. Depending on which color you go for, stick to cushions or rugs in tones that are only a few shades away from the original. This creates a multi-faceted look that still ties together well. As for furniture, go for dark wood to complement the wooden legs.
Elegant Slim Recliner
This slim recliner truly has it all; added lumbar support, high-density foam, and an inner-spring coil, all of which contribute to its snug look. Even better, it still measures only 29 inches wide.
If you’re the sort of person who likes to relax but thinks recliners can look clunky and unattractive, this is the perfect choice for you. Choose from red, ivory, brown, or burgundy, all of which would add a comfortably chic vibe to your living room.
You can add a few cushions in complementing colors and put a rug right under its feet.
Floral Narrow Recliner Chair
Sand & Stable™
Last but not least, this narrow recliner chair is the smallest on this list, measuring only 27 inches wide. Covered in a cream and pink retro floral pattern that is so on-trend right now, it has a hardwood frame and a thick cushioned seat.
We recommend embracing the vintage vibe of this recliner; think 1940s-1950s kitschy elements that are still in style today such as dark-wood furniture, non-glossy wooden floor, and a plush cream rug your chair can sit on for that finishing touch.
Farmhouse Slim Recliner
Sand & Stable™
For a farmhouse or country-style slim recliner, you can’t do better than this adorably chic chair, which is upholstered in a plaid pattern in either black, beige, or navy. Featuring a study hardwood frame and high-density foam filling, it is comfortable and on-trend.
To achieve the ultimate coastal farmhouse look, you’ll need to choose your colors carefully. In general, whites, neutrals, and baby blues are key shades of the trend, so the beige option for this recliner would be the easiest to style. Match it with a rug in warm taupe for a cozy and charming look.
Narrow Recliner with Nailhead Detail
Inviting at first glance and beyond, this recliner offers a world of comfort in the form of foam-filled bonded leather upholstery. A little wider than others on this list at 33.6 inches, it still won’t take up a large amount of room.
The nailhead trim that outlines this recliner gives it a hint of old-world sophistication, so we recommend keeping your overall décor classic with just a hint of retro. All 3 color choices – red, black, and brown – are colors that you can contrast with cream and white shades for 1940s elegance.
Tufted Compact Recliner Chair
Designed with mid-century modern accents, this compact recliner chair features a tufted back that is thick for your comfort. It can be adjusted up to 160 degrees and has solid wood legs that lend it a nice touch of tradition.
This chair comes in four different finishes – gray, cream, light gray, and dark teal. All are made from a soft-to-the-touch polyester blend and would blend in well with a modern living room.
If you want something more standout, the dark teal color option will add understated glamor to the space around it, especially if you contrast it with ochre cushions.
Narrow Recliner Chair with Ottoman
This recliner can double up as an office chair if you work from home, making it a multipurpose option. Also featuring an ottoman in a matching material, the faux-leather feel and integrated headrest of this recliner mean you won’t ever want to get up.
Available in black, brown, burgundy, and cream.
It has a modern design that would pair well with brighter room shades such as orange or green. If you prefer to keep it simple, stick to beige or cream, but avoid white, as it will be too harsh of a contrast with your chair.
This anti-gravity recliner is a very futuristic modern style and high functionality. Beautiful color, soft leather seat cover, comfortable armrests and headrests create a unique whole. Wooden base for stability.
An elegant and space-saving piece for contemporary homes, this narrow recliner works as a charm using a metal lever on the side for adjusting positions. The frame is made of sturdy wood, with curved arms and non-marring feet.
With its tall back and additional cushion for your head, you will be resting like in no other chair. It reclines smoothly, has tan leather upholstery, widened armrests for extra comfort, and steel feet to maintain proper position and balance.
Flexsteel 487 ERST w/ Footrest
Exquisitely stylish, this brown leather recliner will be a refined accent in any living room, providing a sense of classic elegance. Its narrow silhouette has the size of 35" W x 40" D x 42" W.
This narrow recliner would be a proposition for those, who love the unique afternoon relax on a recliner, but at the same time have to deal with tiny living room or bedroom spaces.
If you're looking for some simple and stylish solutions for your house, check out this amazing recliner! It's gonna bring you not only a unique and intriguing design, but also an extraordinary comfort.
A comfy compact contemporary recliner with a wooden frame featuring thin bowed padded arms with a brown finish. It has a handle-operated mechanism, a tall tapered split backrest, a thick seat. Upholstery is of soft light beige fabric.
Want to rest with style? Check this comfy recliner with streamlined armrests, a well-padded back, and a side caddy for storing your smaller belongings. The mechanism works like a charm, so you can effortlessly adjust your favorite position.
Recliner upholstered with high quality leather. It is fitted with pillow on the back for added comfort. Frame is made of metal and reinforced with solid supports. Modern accent for any interior.
A comfortable addition to any decor, this small recliner works on a smooth mechanism that allows you to effortlessly adjust your favorite position. Also features floral-patterned upholstery, a button-tufted back, and saber wooden legs.
A classic addition to contemporary interiors, this space-saving recliner can be a great choice for dens, offices, bachelor pads, and living rooms. The wooden frame is here upholstered in a quality leather that is additionally attached by a fine nail head trim.
Sage apartment recliner chair
With its versatile design, this small recliner will be a good addition to most of the decors. Finished with an olive green fabric, it creates a warm, cosy appeal. Features a foldable footrest.
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Klaussner High Leg Recliners Madra Recliner - 75908HLRC
A comfortable solution for accommodating smaller spaces. Thanks to this compact recliner, you will get a smoothly working mechanism, nice-to-touch upholstery, softly padded cushions, and a round, wide base for proper balance.
Opt for maximum relaxation with this stunning recliner that sports the narrow structure to ensure a cozy and perfect fit for all those less spacious rooms, while still offering you the convenience that you need.
Christopher Knight Home Stratton Recliner
Recliner in modern form. It is filled with foam and covered with leather. Carefully profiled back is fitted with pillow support the cervical spine. Received many positive recommendations from clients.
Mac motion oslo 54 series leather recliner and ottoman set
Set of furniture, which will play its role both in the work and during relax. Set is composed of recliner chair and ottoman. Both elements has walnut wooden kickstands and top covered with bright, elegant leather.
This sublime recliner will offer a ton of modern appeal to your household, while the steel frame in straight shapes and lines and the strong, durable structure ensures not only years of problem-free use but also great fit for your home.
This classic armchair in spite of its simplicity looks very good. It has minimalistic shape and it is covered with bright canvas. Unfortunately, it isn't big, so it is dedicated only for slim person or child.
Tough day? Don't worry - in your home, there are waiting for you two narrow recliners with automatic structure and folding footrest. They are simple and upholstered with brown chocolate faux leather.