10 Best Hammocks to Help You Enjoy Some R&R at Home
Spring is in full swing! Make sure you get a little "me time" with any of these popular hammocks.
It's important to practice self-care and protect your mental health, and what better way to take a load off than by reading a book, calling a friend or meditating while swinging in a comfy hammock? Even if you can't physically escape to a tropical locale or remote mountaintop, you can mentally transport yourself there on one of these lazy loungers. Here are our 10 favorite hammocks that you can set up on your front porch or patio whenever you need a little R&R.
Once they find out how comfortable this hammock is, your whole family will want to pile in. The good news is that it can hold up to 400 pounds (though it's definitely meant for two people) and is just as easy to set up as it is to tear down. You know, in case you need to make a quick escape and find a new happy place.
If you'd rather hang solo, then this one-person hammock chair will help you send the message loud and clear. Though the seat looks delicate, the weather-resistant cotton design and spreader bar can hold up to 275 pounds and will lend a breezy touch to your outdoor ensemble.
This is another adorable two-person hammock with comfy quilted construction. It comes with tree straps and chains so you can easily attach it to a stand you already own or rig it up in the backyard. Plus, the fabric is UV-resistant, so the beautiful nautical striped pattern won't fade.
Prepare to slip — or should I say, swing? — away to white sandy beaches, because this striped hammock will make you feel like you're on a tropical vacation. It even comes with the sturdy steel frame pictured above, so you can keep it on your patio year-round.
Is it a teepee, a hammock or a chair? It's all three! Perfect for a quiet afternoon reading break, this indoor/outdoor suspended seat supports up to 450 pounds and is constructed of durable, washable, breathable, UV-resistant mesh fabric. It's packable, too, making it a great camping companion. We see this being an instant hit with kids (and adults!).
Boho lovers, this is the hammock for you. With its unique fringe trim and macrame details, this yellow-and-white hammock clearly has "cool" written all over it. If you hang it in your backyard by the inflatable pool, you can even pretend that you've taken a trip to Palm Springs or Miami Beach.
Tired of the mosquitos interrupting your "me time"? Snag this Wise Owl hammock kit, which comes complete with a tight-weave net and rain tarp to keep the bugs and water out. Whether you're chilling in the backyard, on an apartment balcony or at a campsite, this lightweight, easy-to-assemble hammock goes anywhere for instant relaxation.
Believe it or not, this hammock folds up so small that it's incredibly easy to store in your shed or garage. A sturdy canvas construction and aluminum frame provide all the support you're looking for and ensure that it'll last for many summers to come.