Spend your time at the beach in comfort while relaxing in a plus size beach chair. Designed for people of size, these chairs are cut wider and are constructed to safely hold heavier weight capacities then average sized beach chairs.
The dimensions and weight capacities of beach chairs designed for plus sizes vary based on the manufacturer and specific chair style. However, every plus size chair style holds more weight, is wider and often taller than average size beach chairs. The following are common dimensions of an average beach chair:
- Seat width (the distance between the arm rests) - 18 to 25 inches
- Seat length (depth from the front of the seat to the back) - 14.5 to 23 inches
- Height (seat back) - 24 to 40 inches
- Seat height from the ground of a regular height beach chair - 13 to 15.5 inches
- Seat height from the ground of a low beach chair (sand chair) - 7 to 8 inches
- Usable weight capacity - 250 to 270 pounds
Where to Find Plus Size Beach Chairs
There are many retailers that carry beach chairs made for people of size in a variety of styles, sizes and weight capacities.
Living XL carries a three-position Extra Wide Mesh Beach Chair with a 650 pound weight capacity. The chair has a seat height of 18 inches, a back height of 30 inches and seat measurements of 24 inches wide by 21 inches deep. The brightly colored striped chair features an attached flip pillow, a side mesh pocket and a cup holder built into the armrest.
Beach Mall offers a selection of more than 24 large size beach chairs that range in weight capacities from 280 pounds to 500 pounds. The following are several examples of the plus size chairs offered at Beach Mall:
- The Big Kahuna Folding Beach Chair - Extra Wide & Tall has a weight capacity of 280 pounds. This low chair has a seat height of nine inches, a seat width of 21.7 inches and a seat depth of 15.5 inches.
- The Mini Beach Sun Chaise Beach Chair has a weight capacity of 250 pounds and can lay completely flat for sunbathing. The chair's seat is 25-inches wide. It has a back height of 29.5 inches and features a bent top frame for hanging towels.
Relax in Comfort
Having a lightweight, portable chair that provides you comfort and security makes warm weather outings more fun. Whether you are enjoying a day in the sun at the beach or sitting around a crackling campfire toasting marshmallows, you will enjoy the beautiful outdoors sitting in a chair that is strong, comfortable and sturdy.