Dreamy Daybeds for Your Outdoor Living Space

  • 01 of 06

    Outdoor Beds for Sleeping Under the Stars

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    Woman sleeping in a bed on a rooftop patio. Ryan McVay/Getty Images

    For some, an outdoor bed - otherwise known as a daybed - is the ultimate in backyard furnishings. Unlike a hammock, it's something that is completely unnecessary, but holds a certain appeal for those who literally love to lie in the lap of luxury. It combines the best of two pastimes: sleeping and spending time outdoors. After all, everyone needs to sleep, right? 

    We researched daybeds and actually came up with something for every budget: starting at around $400 to well over $6,000. Take a...MORE look at some of the nicest beds in which to sleep under the stars.

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  • 02 of 06

    Coral Coast Del Rey Daybed

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    Coral Coast daybed from Hayneedle. Hayneedle

    What: The Del Rey double chaise lounge with a canopy.
    Where: Available from Hayneedle.com
    Materials: Texteline sling on a lightweight, rust-resistant, powder-coated aluminum frame. The canopy is made of the same fabric. 

    The Lowdown:

    Seeing as how so many are priced so high, did you think that an outdoor bed was beyond your wildest dreams? The Coral Coast Del Rey is under $400, making it possible to attain slumber in a resort-like manner right in your own backyard. While it might not be something...MORE you would want to sleep on every night throughout the entire summer, it is a kind of swanky hammock, what with its padded headrest and all. While it's made of durable materials, you'll want to disassemble it so that you can enjoy it again next year and the year after that.

     

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  • 03 of 06

    Lexmod Siesta Canopy Daybed

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    Lexmod Siesta daybed with canopy. Amazon.com

    What: A luxurious woven canopy daybed, available with choice of six different color cushions
    Brand: LexMod
    Materials: Constructed of powder-coated aluminum frame, synthetic rattan weave that is water and UV resistant.

    The Lowdown:

    Built for two, the LexMod Siesta Outdoor Wicker Patio Espresso Canopy Bed comes pre-assembled. Cushion covers are machine washable.

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  • 04 of 06

    Beilani Daybed

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    The Beilani daybed. Wayfair

    What: Beilani daybed
    Where: Wayfair.com
    Materials: Polyrattan/wicker that is UV- and weather-resistant (rain, frost and heat). The frame is made of aluminum.

    The Lowdown:

    Part of the SYLT Collection, this daybed doubles as a loveseat set by day, converting at night (or when you want to sleep) to a bed. A built-in canopy shields you from the rays of the sun during the day or at sunrise. 

    The Beilani's off-white cushions are made of high-density foam, are fat and comfy, and have detachable covers...MORE for easy machine washing. A coffee table is also available for the loveseat set-up when not being  used as a bed.

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  • 05 of 06

    Quest Daybed Wedges

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    Lexmod Quest daybed. Amazon.com

    What: Daybed in four separate wedge-shaped pieces
    Brand: LexMod
    Materials: A UV-resistant rattan base with a powder-coated aluminum frame and all-weather cushions.

    The Lowdown:

    Like pieces of a puzzle, the four wedges of the Quest can be separated during the day, then grouped together at night for a comfortable outdoor bed. The Quest also features a canopy for shading you on hot days. 

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  • 06 of 06

    Madera Teak Daybed

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    The Madera daybed by Pottery Barn. Pottery Barn

    What: Madera teak daybed 
    Where: Pottery Barn
    Maerials: Grade A Teak with a natural, well-sanded finish. Exposed hardware finished in stainless steel.

    The Lowdown: 

    A haven of relaxation, Pottery Barn's elegant Madera is made of weather resistant teak, which is a hardwood that is weather- and insect-resistant. Cushions are made of a quick-drying fabric and the canopy is made of a water-repellent polyester canvas in a natural, off-white color. Other colors are available, but sold separately....MORE Slipcovers can be easily removed for machine washing. The Madera is offered through Pottery Barn's catalog or website.