12 Beautiful Outdoor Storage Benches Under $200

Because we could all use a few more hiding spots for our backyard gear.

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March 22, 2021

Gardening tools, pool toys and all-weather pillows — oh my! It's easy for your backyard gear to overtake your outdoor space without savvy storage on site. The secret to keeping your deck or patio clutter-free while ensuring your essentials are always within reach? A discreet and oh-so-chic outdoor storage bench. We've corralled our favorite budget-friendly picks for stealthy storage benches in the links below so that you can reprieve your patio (read: yourself) from your child's neon toys and your partner's perpetually strewn landscaping tools ASAP.


In the market for an outdoor bench but not sure what style or color best suits your space? We consider this chic wicker design the little black dress of outdoor benches — it fits every exterior style and instantly elevates any outdoor setting. The failproof bench is made from weatherproof resin and features a dramatic black finish that complements vibrant and neutral settings alike. Aesthetics aside, this bench offers a 120-gallon storage capacity that's perfect for corralling your gardening gear or pool toys.

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Bring timeless style and practical storage to your garden or deck with this classic storage bench. The best-selling design is made from weather-resistant resin and comes in your choice of a rich espresso or charcoal gray finish. Each bench features a roomy, 60-gallon interior to store gardening gear, outdoor toys or all-weather pillows.

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This honey-tone teak bench brings tropical flair and out-of-sight storage to your outdoor space. The bench is made from solid acacia wood and coated with a teak oil finish that combats the elements. High-quality hinges and pulls make accessing the bench interior a breeze and add a polished look to the overall design. Store outdoor sports equipment or landscaping tools within the expansive bench interior, and top it with a pair of patterned throw pillows to create stylish alfresco seating.

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Poolside organization has never looked so chic. This solid wood chevron bench wows with a modern silhouette and a sleek, open-air shelf beneath the seat that’s ideal for folded towels or basket storage. Snag the dreamy design in a moody espresso brown or a rich caramel finish to best suit your existing exterior finishes.

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This airy, weather-resistant outdoor bench is a must for contemporary gardens and transitional patios alike. The resin bench features a neat façade composed of horizontal slats and sports a soft, dove-gray finish fitting for most exterior color palettes. Best part? This bench provides substantial storage for all your backyard necessities with an impressive, 165-gallon interior capacity.

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Craving cozy fireside conversations with your bestie? Snag this wicker bench for your backyard fire pit. The unique tete-a-tete design provides comfortable seating for two separated by a shared cocktail table and an open-air storage shelf. Each bench is made from weather- and UV-resistant wicker and rattan and includes your choice of gray or beige seat cushions.

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Keep your home’s exterior feeling light and airy with this beige storage bench. The stately design features a comfortable slatted back, sloped armrests and a contrast bench seat that lifts to reveal roomy storage space below. Pile the beige bench with a few ivory or black accent pillows to create an effortless-yet-coordinated result.

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Brighten your backyard setup with this white resin storage bench. The fresh design offers 120-gallon capacity and creates an attractive hiding spot for flashy pool toys or messy potting gear. Nestle the lightweight bench against your exterior patio wall and dress it up with a pair of striped pillows and a blanket for chic additional seating.

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Embrace earthy tones and summery texture with this waterproof wicker storage bench. The handsome design offers 120-gallon storage, wears a muted espresso finish and plays well with streamlined or traditional furnishings. Each bench comes with a removable, water-resistant fabric liner and pneumatic hinges to prevent pinched fingers while the lid is raised.

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Looking for a bench that complements your modern or contemporary exterior? This streamlined resin bench provides the perfect spot to kick up your feet and hide your outdoor clutter in one fell swoop. Each bench is waterproof, UV-resistant and comes with a lock for added security. Push the bench against your deck wall, top with white cushions and flank with ceramic or metallic accent tables to use as storage-savvy outdoor seating.

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Make a stately statement with this flirty wicker storage bench. The winged storage bench design features a chaise-inspired silhouette and dimensional chocolate wicker woven into a modern geometric design. A hinged lid opens to a hidden storage compartment ideal for storing outdoor accents during summer storms or keeping unsightly pool toys hidden in plain sight between swim sessions.

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Midcentury design inspires this eye-catching outdoor storage bench. The swoon-worthy seat features a timeless, weather-resistant wicker bench supported by sharp hairpin legs for a distinctive result. Use the unique piece to store outdoor serveware, pillows or pool toys.

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