Tub Chairs - Our Pick of the Best

After a tub chair for your home? Look no further than our selection of 10 of the best designs, from colourful mid-century to cosy country styles.

If there's one piece that can really transform your living space, it's a statement tub chair. You can't go wrong with a comfy, stylish tub chair. For traditionalists, shapes such as the wing-back and tub chairs are being reworked into statement pieces that cut a dash in both modern and classic settings. From an array of creative upholstery finishes and fabrics – velvets, linens, soft and faux leather, we've covered every base. Peruse through our pick of the 10 best tub chairs. 

Oliver Bonas Button Cotton Tub Chair in Teal in yellow and pink room

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Contrast Button Cotton Tub Chair


Dimensions: H72.5 W72 D72 cm

These Cotton Tub Chairs are available in nine fabulous colours ranging from sophisticated neutrals to eye-popping brights with contrasting, cotton covered buttons. The chairs are proudly made from hardwood, oak and 100% cotton.

Invite luxe lounging into your home with a modern take on the classic button-back tub chair. I simply adore the vibrant teal colourway. 

Contrast Button Cotton Tub Chair, £395, Oliver Bonas

Ikea Tullsta Armchair in black

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Tullsta Armchair


Dimensions: H77 W80 D70 cm

This armchair has a mid-century look with its curvy lines and dark grey upholstery. 100% cotton with polyester wadding. 

Tullsta Armchair, £80, Ikea

Dunelm Madelaine Script Tub Chair in dark grey upholstery

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Madelaine Script Tub Chair


Dimensions: H79 W70 D69 cm

Perfect for adding a vintage-inspired finishing touch to your living room or study, this compact tub chair features stylish wooden legs for stylish casual seating. Upholstered with a French script patterned fabric, this neutral coloured chair is crafted from hardwearing materials to provide you with a durable and practical tub chair that is suitable for regular use. 

Madelaine Script Tub Chair, £130, Dunelm

Artisanti Mila Button Tub Chair

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Mila Button Tub Chair


Dimensions: H70 W78 D66 cm

A classic take on the standard tub chair, this luxurious buttoned seat has a timeless appeal. The chair has small wheels on its legs for ease of movement.

Mila Button Tub Chair, £397, Artisanti

Hudson Living Lloyd Loom Tub Chair

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Hudson Living Lloyd Loom Tub Chair


Dimensions: H80 W81 D70 cm

This tub chair by Hudson Living is made using traditional Lloyd loom method of woven paper round wire and finished in a light grey with teak polished legs. 

Hudson Living Lloyd Loom Tub Chair, £299

Littlewoods Josie Printed Fabric Tub Chair

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Josie Printed Fabric Tub Chair


Dimensions: H75 W79 D70 cm

Upholstered in a sumptuous printed chenille fabric, the warming texture combines with the classic tub shape. The rich colour choice of natural and black each sit smartly over the wooden feet. 

Josie Printed Fabric Tub Chair, £159, Littlewoods

Wilko Tiffany faux leather Tub Chair

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Tiffany Tub Chair


Dimensions: H76 W77 D70 cm

A comfortable armchair is an elegant way to fill a tricky corner in your room. The smooth faux leather upholstery in chocolate brown has smart stitching on the arms and backrest. 

Tiffany Tub Chair, £99, Wilko

Homebase Floral Fabric Tub Chair in a chocolate brown shade

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Floral Fabric Tub Chair


Dimensions: H75 W79 D69 cm

Decorate with ditzy florals in a chocolate brown shade. Upholstered in a cotton fabric, it's foam-filled seat cushion and fibre-filled fixed back cushion offer optimum support. 

Floral Fabric Tub Chair, £99, Homebase

Made Grey Tubby Armchair

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Tubby Armchair


Dimensions: H75 W78 D76 cm

Designed in-house by Made Studio, it's a fresh take on the tub-style silhouette. Built-in cushioning at the back keeps the look crisp and clean.

Grey is the coolest (and most popular) colour choice for seating right now. Mix and match with colourful accessories for a contemporary Scandi-inspired scheme.

Tubby Armchair, £199, Made

Marks and Spencer Loft Kerava Armchair

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Loft Kerava Armchair


Dimensions: H70cm W73cm D74cm

This stylish contemporary curved back occasional chair is perfect for the living room or bedroom and is available in a choice of Miro Chenille fabric in Pink or Yellow. 

Loft Kerava Armchair, £249, Marks and Spencer

Deputy Editor

Jennifer is the Deputy Editor (Digital) for Homes & Gardens online. Prior to her current position, she completed various short courses a KLC Design School, and wrote across sister brands Ideal Home, LivingEtc, 25 Beautiful Homes, Country Homes & Interiors, and Style at Home.