7 Best Zero Gravity Chairs In 2022

Relax in style and comfort with the best zero gravity chair. See all my top picks for the best garden furniture.

Our Top Picks

Best Zero Gravity Chairs
Best Zero Gravity Chairs

The right zero gravity chair will take your comfort up a level, whether in your garden, on the patio or when you’re camping.

How? Zero gravity put your body in a reclined position with your body weight distributed evenly across all pressure points.

The result is a reduction in tension on your body, particularly your spine and also promotes circulation through your legs.

You’ll experience a weightless sensation, allowing you to deeply relax and release tension when lying back in a zero gravity chair.

How We Selected

We’ve selected zero gravity chairs that’ll deliver great support and comfort.

All of our picks have excellent buyers feedback and 4-5/5 star ratings.

Also see my top picks for the best sun loungers, camping chairs and beach chairs.

See the NHS website for advice and information on sun safety.

So here is my list of the the best zero gravity chairs.

Outsunny Folding Zero Gravity Garden Chairs (2 Chairs)

  • Also includes a table set with cup holders.
  • Maximum weight capacity: 150 kg.
  • Available in black or grey.
  • Pros: The table and cup holders make this a practical option.
  • Cons: None to report.
  • Consumer Score: Outstanding reviews. 94% of buyers gave this chair set 5 stars out of 5.
  • See our guide to the best camping tables.
  • Retailers: Amazon and eBay.

VonHaus Zero Gravity Chairs With Canopy (2 Chairs)

  • Stylish grey set with adjustable canopy and drinks holder.
  • Includes comfy detachable pillows.
  • Maximum weight capacity: 110 kg.
  • Weight Per Chair: 8.5 kg.
  • Pros: Stylish, canopies provide shade and drinks holder.
  • Cons: Some buyers mention the canopy can be a bit floppy.
  • Consumer Score: Brilliant reviews. 82% gave them 5 stars.
  • Retailers: Amazon and eBay.

Lafuma Zero Gravity Recliner Chair (1 Chair)

  • Available colours: Ocean (featured), Green, Magnolia, Seigle, Tilleul and Etamine.
  • Maximum weight capacity: 140 kg.
  • Weight Per Chair: 6.6 kg.
  • Pros: Lots of colours available, comfortable.
  • Cons: Pricey.
  • Consumer Score: Fab reviews. 85% of buyers gave this 5 stars out of 5.

Sunmer Zero Gravity Loungers (2 Chairs)

  • Handy Cup And Phone Holder and Adjustable Headrest Pillow.
  • Weight Per Chair: 8kg.
  • Maximum weight capacity: 100 kg.
  • Pros: The cup and phone holder.
  • Cons: No sun canopy.
  • Consumer Score: Great reviews. 77% gave this 5 stars.

EVER ADVANCED Oversize XL Zero Gravity Recliner Chair (1 Chair)

  • Luxury Zero Gravity Chair.
  • Fully padded seat, adjustable padded pillow for both a headrest and lumbar support provides a more comfortable sitting experience.
  • This chair is extra large so perfect for those above 6 ft.
  • Includes fold out side table with drink holder.
  • Weight Per Chair: 9kg.
  • Maximum weight capacity: 158 kg.
  • Colours available: Olive Green or Green.
  • Pros: Large, fully padded for comfort, side table and drinks holder.
  • Cons: Very expensive.
  • Consumer Score: Exceptional reviews. 81% buyers gave this 5 stars.

Denny Recliner Zero Gravity Chairs (2 Chairs)

  • Sleek looking black recliner chairs are lightweight and comfortable option.
  • Weight Per Chair: 8 kg.
  • Pros: Affordable, lightweight.
  • Cons: No cup holder or side table.
  • Consumer Score: Really good reviews. 76% of buyers give these 5 stars.

Azuma Zero Gravity Padded Garden Chair

  • Excellent single seater option.
  • If you’re looking for a selection of colours, this one is for you! Choose from 27 different colours!
  • Weight Per Chair: 9.7 kg.
  • Maximum weight capacity: 100 kg.
  • Pros: Plenty of colours available.
  • Cons: No cup holder or side table.
  • Consumer Score: Fab reviews. With an average of 4.6 out of 5.

What To Consider When Buying a Zero Gravity Chair

There are hundreds of zero gravity chairs to choose from. We’ve picked out those that only receive the best customer feedback from hundreds or thousands of reviews.

To help you pick one that is best for you I’ve included some factors to consider below.

Comfort Levels

Whilst all zero gravity chairs are meant to comfortable (with the way they suspend your body and remove spine pressure) there is quite a bit of different between the chairs that will affect the degree of comfort. Much of this is subjective to your own tastes on what you find comfortable.

It’s best to look for a zero gravity chair with unlimited reclining positions, rather than a few settings.

Some chairs come with a degree of padding – for some padding will be important, others may not be too bothered or happy to simply add a cushion.

Another factor that can affect comfort is how breathable the chair is, this will depend on what material is used.

You may also want to pick one that has a detachable head pillow.

Weight Capacity

This varies quite a bit from different chairs so do check this on the manufacturer’s product page.

Chair Weight

If you’re going to be carrying this around a lot (or you may go camping) you’d prefer a lighter one.

Features

Some of these come with most chairs, others you’ll need to look out for particular models.

  • Cup holder – usually in the form of a side holder on the chair. Can also include a table element with phone holder.
  • Detachable Headrests.
  • Footrest and foot pads.
  • Canopy for protection from the sun.

Build Quality

We’ve picked out chairs that receive excellent reviews and with good build quality.

Zero Gravity chairs are usually made from metal frames that are powder coated.

These help increase their lifespan and protect from rust.

You should also look out for chairs that are made from a UV-resistant fabric.

This will go a long way to protecting the material from degrading from sun exposure. It will also help prevent fading.

With the reclining action it’s essential the locking system is strong and durable for extended use.

Zero Gravity Frequently Asked Questions

What does a zero gravity chair do?

These are recliner chairs that are designed so your body is suspended in a neutral position. Your feet are elevated in alignment with your heart. Lying in a zero gravity chair can give you a weightless sensation, it’s relaxing and reduces pressure on the spine.

Is it OK to sleep in zero gravity position?

Yes, absolutely. Due to the way your body is suspended in a neutral position and removal of spine pressure you may find it more comfortable than sleeping in other chairs or beds. You may wish to get one with adjustable head rests and lots of padding to make your sleep as comfy as possible.

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Final Thoughts

My overall top pick is the Outsunny Folding Zero Gravity Chairs which come with a handy table. Affordable, practical and comfortable, with excellent reviews.

I hope this list of the best zero gravity chairs was helpful.

If you think I left any out that should be included or have a suggestion for a future article, let me know in the comments below.

Dominic

Last Updated: March 2022

  • Added ‘How We Selected.’
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  • Added link to NHS website.
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  • Added Pros/Cons on all products.
  • Updated Consumer Scores.
  • Added Alternative Retailer.
  • Added Final Thought.
  • Moved OOS.

Garden Furniture Guides

Browse our top picks and in-depth buying guides for your next garden furniture piece.

Keplin Heavy Duty Zero Gravity Loung Chairs (2 Chairs) (currently unavailable)

  • Cup and phone holder.
  • Maximum weight capacity: 110 kg.
  • This is the number 1 bestselling sun lounger on Amazon (not just zero gravity)
  • Excellent reviews. From 763 ratings this scores an average 4.4 out of 5.

GardenBasics Zero Gravity Recliner with Side Table (Single Chair) (currently unavailable)

  • Good single chair option – well suited for taller individuals.
  • Weight Per Chair: 9 kg.
  • Maximum weight capacity: 120 kg.
  • Very well reviewed single zero gravity chair with 70% of buyers giving it 5 stars.
  • From 354 ratings it scores an average of 4.5.

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