branded outdoor bean bags at Melbourne Races

10 Ways Customers Use Bean Bags Outside of the Home

With the weather looking good, it’s the perfect time to start thinking about all of the different and creative ways you can use bean bags outside of the home. 

Not only are our bean bags great for personal use at home but with restrictions easing around Australia we are looking for new ways to socialise and connect with each other. If you are looking for alternative seating for entertaining you cannot go past an easy care luxury bean bag. 

Here are 10 fun ways our customers are using bean bags outside of the home.


Bean bag chairs are the perfect way to inject some life into your cafe! They’re comfortable, stylish and make great additions to any space. Bean bags can be used as seating or lounge areas, providing customers with a place to chill. St Florian café in Castlemaine recently purchased a range of bean bags to suit their amazing space.


Clover Hill Wines have chosen our bean bags as alternative outdoor seating, bringing a relaxed atmosphere to their dining space. The bean bags are great for outdoors as they can be easily moved around to suit the sun or shade and can be used all year round.

relaxing winery bean bag chairs


Schools are thinking outside the box! Many schools around the Melbourne area (like Beaconhills College) are eager to get students out of the classroom and into the fresh air. Bean bag chairs and bean bag cushions are a fantastic alternative seating option. They allow students to experience learning in a comfortable setting that can be conducive to learning. 

Corporate Branding

Corporate branded bean bags are a fantastic way to promote your business or brand. Our luxury bean bags have recently been branded by Scullin Community Group in Canberra for use with an outdoor cinema experience. The bean bags provide a relaxed and informal setting for families and friends to enjoy the outdoor experience together and also mix and mingle with others in the space. 

MeTime outdoor cinema

Camping and Glamping

Not only are bean bags being used for indoor spaces, but they are also being utilised as camping furniture. 

YarraLoch Glamping have also added some luxury to their tents by using branded bean bags we have produced for them. They offer a first class camping experience, overlooking the stunning YarraLoch Valley in Victoria.


To stand out from the crowd an Airbnb at St Andrews Beach have introduced our bean bags into a relaxing area to make you feel as though you are in your own resort. With our range of colours to choose from, they were able to find the perfect colours to suit their decor.

Dog Beds

Even dog beds can be made using our bean bags. The lovely people at The Dog Club in Sydney have made a comfortable space for their four legged customers and from the photos it looks as though they are a popular spot to relax. 

The Dapper Dog Grooming and Spa in Wantirna (Victoria) also stock our dog beds for sale. If you live in the area, why not pop in, get your dog groomed and pick up a bean bag at the same time.

Bean Bag Colour Sunroof Olefin Newkoblenz 044

Libraries and Art Galleries

Libraries and Galleries are a great place to use bean bags. They are often used in children’s sections to create a comfortable and fun reading environment, but bean bags can be used in any area. In fact, bean bags are often used in public libraries as they provide a versatile seating option for people of all ages. Subiaco Arts Centre in Perth used our bean bags to create an inviting outdoor space for shows and relaxation. 

USTIME outdoor branded bean bags

Clubs and Bars

Bean bags are also a popular choice for clubs and bars as they provide comfortable, relaxed seating for those that want to kick back and chill. They are perfect in quieter areas where people can chat and catch up with friends. Bean bags are also a great option for larger bars and clubs as they can be easily moved around to create different areas or seating arrangements.

Outdoor Events

Melbourne Racing Club purchased our MeTime Bean Bag chairs to help create “The Bondi Sands Beach Club” theme at the Caulfield Races. Bean bags are the perfect choice for outdoor events such as festivals, markets, carnivals or an outdoor cinemaWestfields Shopping Centre in Warringah, Sydney did just this, using our Big Kahuna bean bags. Whether you are catching up with a friend or meeting new ones, bean bags are the perfect addition to any event outdoors. They are lightweight and easy to carry so they can be transported and setup easily.

Four Bean bags on beach


Bean bags make for great outdoor seating, and they’re perfect for cafes, wineries, schools, corporate branding events and much more. Bean bags are a great alternative to traditional seating, and they can be used in a variety of settings. We trust these ideas help gets your own creativity flowing.

So, there you have it, ten great ways our customers are using bean bags outside of the home. What other ways have you seen bean bags being used? We would love to hear from you. 

Until next time, happy bean bagging!