Sure, packing a chair for the beach is an extra effort, but the reward is tenfold when you can lean back to read your latest novel while watching the waves or gather in a circle to toast to your favorite summer rosé. Not to mention beach bonfires are always best appreciated from the comfort of a beach chair that offers a prime seat angle for s'mores roasting.
Just think about it—not getting sand everywhere while trying to flip a page to your favorite magazine, being able to seamlessly doze in and out of a peaceful beach slumber while looking at the waves, and being able to eat your carefully prepared picnic without sitting on the ground—yes, beach chairs are a game-changer that will stretch your hours of sunrays tenfold. Convinced? Here are the best beach chairs on the market this summer.
Serena & Lily has mastered the art of beach chairs, and this tasseled number is no exception.
A foldable butterfly chair with a carrying bag? We're positively sold.
Channel the tropical vibes with this cheeky palm leaf beach chair.
Lean back in style and ultimate comfort with this luxe white sling beach chair.
Take this stylish beach chair from the coast to the campground—beer holder included.
Lightweight, affordable, and colorful? We may have found the perfect beach chair.
Perfect from anything from camping to concerts and beach bonfires, this folding chair has a myriad of purposes.
Serena & Lily's Palisades chairs are perfect for anyone who loves beautiful simplicity.
You really can't beat a $25 turquoise beach chair.
This beach chair is for the diehard modernist who wants a butterfly chair even on the coast.
What would a beach chair be without summer stripes?
We know this is technically a beach chair, but we wouldn't be mad if it ended up in our living room.
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