Hanging Chairs

Hanging in a hammock chair is a great way to relax, both indoors and out. They're comfortable seats that are perfect for reading, napping, or simply enjoying a beautiful day. We have a range to suit every style, and our hammocks are made out of sturdy, recycled materials.
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    12 years experience


    We love hammocks so much that in 2010 we set up Simply Hammocks, selling the worlds finest hammocks. We ONLY sell hammocks we would want to own ourselves and after speading happiness to thousands of gardens around the UK, we consider ourselves experts in all things hammock!

    All our hammocks come with 12 month warranty and free delivery, and if you have any questions we are here to help.

    Hanging Chair FAQs

    You can hang a hanging chair in a number of ways, the easiest being with a hanging chair stand. If you are hanging the hanging chair from a tree, ceiling or wall, find what you need here.

    Choose a hanging chair by first working out which ones are suitable for your allocated space, then it's a matter of style and colorway. Simple really.

    Each of our hanging chairs comes with its own load capacity rating, which will tell you how much weight the chair can take.

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    A hanging chair has the material in a chair-like structure, with a rigid back body.

    A hammock chair is similar to a hanging chair but has no rigid structure to it, it's open body allows for reclining and sitting cross-legged.

    An egg chair is a hard egg-like structure that is normally open at one side that's filled with cushions.

    We tend to say that the space you need to hang a hanging chair needs to be 30cm longer than the length of the spreader bar. This additional 30cm allows for movement and swinging of the chair.

    Sitting in a hammock chair can help alleviate your symptoms, the position reduces the strain on your back, in turn reducing the pain. A hammock chair's structure contours to your body, gently supporting you, whilst the rocking motion can act similar to a massage.

    In order to hang a hanging chair from a tree, you will need one of our rope hanging chair fixings.

    We advise that a hanging chair should be a minimum of 20-30cm away from a wall. This distance allows for the movement of the spreader bar on your hanging chair.

    If you're planning on hanging your hanging chair inside only, we'd recommend a cotton-based hanging chair as these have the highest levels of comfort.

    If you're planning on hanging your hanging chair outside at all, we'd recommend an Elltex or polyester-based hanging chair as these have the highest level of weather resistance.