two dogs on a large outdoor bean bag lounger

6 reasons to consider Bean Bag Loungers vs. Traditional Furniture

In the realm of home furnishings, the bean bag lounger has emerged as a revolutionary player. This modern take on the classic bean bag chair offers a unique seating experience that traditional furniture often can’t match. But what exactly sets them apart? Let’s delve into a detailed comparison.

1. Bean Bag Lounger – Unparalleled Comfort and Support

Traditional furniture, such as chairs and sofas, are typically rigid. They offer limited flexibility in terms of shape and comfort. On the other hand, bean bags, like our popular Big Kahuna double lounger, are filled with beans or foam that adjust to your body, providing a personalised seating experience. This adaptability allows the lounger to support your body in a way that reduces pressure on your joints and muscles, a feature that traditional furniture often lacks.

Big Kahuna Giant Indoor Outdoor Beanbag double bed

Moreover, if the bean or foam filling compresses over time, it is easy and cheap to refill, unlike the stuffing in traditional furniture. This means that your bean bag will retain its comfort and support for many years, providing you with a consistent and reliable seating solution.

2. Versatility and Adaptability

One of the key factors that set bean bag loungers apart from traditional furniture is their adaptability. They can literally be placed in any space, from the living room to the bedroom, and even outdoor spaces. This versatility is a huge advantage over traditional furniture, which often requires specific dimensions and layouts.

Furthermore, they can be easily moved and rearranged, allowing you to change your space’s layout whenever you want. This is particularly beneficial for those who enjoy regularly refreshing their home’s look or for those living in smaller spaces where flexibility is key.

3. Style and Personalization

At Resort Style Bean Bags, we offer single and double bean bag loungers (& don’t forget our bean bag chairs and floor cushions) that are not only comfortable but also stylish. All our bean bags and cushions are available in a variety of designs and colours, and three different fabrics allowing you to choose the perfect one that matches your situation or decor.

Unlike traditional furniture, which often comes in standard designs and colors, bean bag loungers offer a level of personalization that allows you to express your unique style. Whether you prefer bold, vibrant patterns or sleek, minimalist designs, there’s a bean bag lounger that fits your aesthetic.

4. Affordability and Ease of Maintenance

Our bean bag loungers are also affordable, making them a fabulous alternative to expensive traditional furniture. Despite their luxurious comfort and stylish designs, our bean bag loungers are priced in a way that makes them accessible to everyone.

This affordability extends to maintenance as well. The covers are removable and washable, which is not always the case with traditional furniture. This makes bean bag loungers a practical choice for homes with kids or pets. Spills, stains, and dirt can be easily cleaned, ensuring your bean bag lounger continues to look its best. (Our Sunproof Olefin high performance outdoor bean bag covers are machine washable, while our standard and commercial polyester bean bag covers can be removed and hosed off).

5. Durability and Longevity

Bean bag loungers are designed to be durable. They are made with high-quality materials that can withstand daily use. The outer covers are often made from tough, durable fabrics that resist wear and tear, while the inner cover is designed to keep the beans or foam filling safely inside the bag, even if the outer cover is damaged. The inner cover is what allows the outer cover to be removed for cleaning.

In contrast, traditional furniture can wear out over time, with the padding becoming thin and the springs losing their bounce. Bean bag loungers maintain their comfort and support for a long time, making them a worthwhile investment.

6. Health Benefits

Bean bag loungers are not just about comfort and style; they also offer health benefits. They promote better posture by conforming to your body and supporting your back. This can help reduce the risk of back pain and other related issues. Traditional furniture, on the other hand, may not offer the same level of ergonomic support.


In conclusion, when comparing bean bag loungers to traditional furniture, it’s clear that bean bag loungers offer a unique blend of comfort, versatility, style, and health benefits. They are a modern, affordable solution that can enhance any space while providing unparalleled comfort.

Don’t just take our word for it. Here’s what one of our customers had to say: “I absolutely love my Kahuna Resort Style Bean Bag. It’s incredibly comfortable and fits perfectly in my living room. Plus, it’s easy to clean, which is a huge bonus with my two dogs!”

two dogs sleeping on a single bean bag lounger like it's their bed

So, are bean bag loungers worth it? Absolutely. Is it good to sit on a bean bag? Yes, especially if comfort is your priority. Why are bean bag chairs so expensive? They don’t have to be. At Resort Style Bean Bags, we offer quality bean bag loungers at great prices. Are bean bag sofas comfy? Our customers certainly think so!

Experience the difference today with a bean bag lounger from Resort Style Bean Bags. Your body and your wallet will thank you. Check out our range of bean bag loungers today!

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