If there's one thing that instantly elevates patios, balconies, and terraces everywhere, it's outdoor rugs. The unsung hero of the outdoor space can really pull a whole space together and make it feel layered and finished. In the world of patio sets, it can also break up your existing furniture and give your space depth. So if you've never tried an outdoor rug in your backyard, this year is the time to do it.
With retailers constantly coming up with more hard-wearing and sophisticated options for the outdoors, it's only natural that rugs options are plentiful too. Want proof that outdoor rugs are only getting better and better? We handpicked our 15 favorites in stores right now. Best of all, they're all under $300. Try one of these cheap outdoor rugs in your backyard, we promise you it will be chic enough to bring indoors once the summer ends.
Target's outdoor rug section is surprisingly good—and this traditional woven rug is proof. We love its subtle color pattern.
Indoor or outdoor, this unique blue and white Moroccan-inspired reversible rug will add a worldly flair to any space.
This Dhurrie-inspired outdoor rug is not only seriously chic, it's handwoven using recycled plastic bottles, so it's environmentally friendly too.
Add a dose of sunshine to your outdoor space with this cheery outdoor rug from Serena & Lily (also available in blue and gray). Best of all, four out of six available sizes are under $300.
CB2's navy stripe outdoor rug will give your patio or balcony a nautical flair. We love the criss-cross striped detailing.
This may be our favorite outdoor rug of all. Target calls it a doormat, but with its 7' x 10', we think it would suit any outdoor space just fine. Better yet, it comes in two beautiful colorways and it's on sale!
For a chic tailored look, try this basketweave rug that's reminiscent of the menswear trend we've seen in fashion recently. Better yet: It's currently on sale.
This Ikat eco-friendly outdoor rug will brighten up your patio or backyard. The shades of green blends perfectly in a leafy environment.
Serena & Lily just knows how to make a great outdoor rug, and this diamond-patterned number is proof. It's available in three colors and five sizes.
Use as a doormat or a full-sized outdoor living room rug, because even the large size is under $120. We love the blue hues of this outdoor rug.
This organic green outdoor rug will blend into its décor while adding texture to the space. Two out of the four available sizes are under $300.
You really can't beat the price of a $30 outdoor rug. This graphic water-resistant outdoor rug will add an eye-catching flair to your patio.
This chevron-fringed rug will make any outdoor space feel elevated and layered, thanks to its graphic organic flair.
You'd never guess this chic woven rug is outdoor-friendly, but it is. That said, it would look equally good inside.
This bright and cheery red striped rug will give your outdoor space a finished look, all for under $50. That's what we call a win-win.
To bring a pop of color to your space, look no further than this striped outdoor rug from West Elm. We love its cheery yellow, coral, and blue hues.
Next up: Anthropologie's weather-resistant outdoor line is cute enough to bring indoors.