Webster’s definition of contemporary comes close to meaning modern. Current-style. As a result we’ll provide you with a nice overview of 5 really nice contemporary recliners that will fit perfectly in your home.
Be mindful that as the style of these recliners will be contemporary, your home will need to fit that style as well. If you have a classically styled interior these recliners just might not be the best fit for you.
However if you have a modern interior, by all means keep on reading!
Contemporary recliners comparison
Lucas Black Leather Modern Sleek Recliner Club Chair
Sit back and relax in the Jamestown Black Leather Recliner Club Chair. This club chair features a well padded seat, back and arm rest to give you maximum comfort in a seated or reclined position. Smooth black bonded leather provides the finishing touches to make this piece a desired item in any living room.
- Modern sleek recliner in black will add contemporary flare to any decor
- Well padded seat, backrest, and armrests for comfortable seating
- Multi-position recliner
- Sturdy hardwood construction with fine bonded leather upholstery
- Length/Depth when fully reclined: 61″
Our number one pick on our list of contemporary recliners has overall good reviews on amazon. However a recurring critical point is the fact that this chair is quite small. So if you are taller than average, this might not be the recliner you are looking for.
Flash Furniture BT-7818-BGE-GG Contemporary Beige Leather Recliner and Ottoman with Swiveling Mahogany Wood Base
Size (WxDxH): 40″ x 32.8″ x 41″ | Weight: 54.4 pounds | Upholstery: Leather
There’s no better way to enjoy a movie, a book or just some down time than in a recliner. This set features thickly padded arms and tastefully exposed wood frames. These uniquely designed contemporary recliners feature a ball-bearing swiveling base that makes swiveling effortless. This set is not only perfect in the home, but makes for a great addition in the office. The durable leather upholstery allows for easy cleaning and regular care.
- Recliner and Ottoman Set
- Plush Upholstered Arms
- Integrated Headrest
- Lever Adjusting Recliner
- Swivel Seat
Customers on amazon have reported that this chair looks great, however is not as comfortable to sit in as it looks. Buyer beware!
Merax Contemporary Recliner and Ottoman Set in Black 360°Swivel Living Room and Office Furniture
Treat yourself to luxurious comfort with this Merax swivel recliner chair with ottoman. Elegant and durable, this recliner chair lends an inviting appeal to your home or office. The black Pu leather gives a timeless look to this chair. Offering practical functionality without compromising quality and design, this swivel recliner chair makes you feel like a royalty with its high-density foam and bonded leather upholstery. The matching ottoman is perfect for resting your feet, while the easy-adjust feature caters to your comfort level.
- A 360-degree recliner adjuster knob and ergonomically designed seating highlight this PU leather recliner
- Cushioned arm rests and a cushioned head rest for uniting comfort
- Back recliner system with 90-135°adjustment and 360-degree swivel
- The luxurious recliner also comes with matching ottoman
- Chair dimensions: 31.9″ (W) x 29.1″(D) x39.8″(H) Ottoman dimensions: 19.3″(W) x 16.9″(D) x 17.9″(H)
This recliner in our list of temporary recliners is built for average height people. There was one person on Amazon who noted that because of her moderate height, this chair was relatively uncomfortable to sit in.
Monarch Specialties White Bonded Leather Swivel Glider Recliner
This contemporary design accent chair combines 3 functional elements it Swivels It Glides And It reclines, ensuring that you are always in a comfortable position. This chic white bonded leather chair features a comfortably padded channel quilt back and seat, designed for ultimate comfort. The easy glide motion and the contemporary design make this recliner a multi-functional and fashionable addition for your den, bedroom, living room or basement. It truly is a chair for any room in your home.
- Modern white bonded leather finish
- Comfortably padded channel quilt back and seat
- Blends well in any den or living room area
- Retractable footrest system offers leg support when open and is hidden when closed
Reviewers on amazon have noted that the footrest can be a bit stiff to retract. However as far as contemporary recliners go, several have said this one is extremely comfortable to kick back in!
Flash Furniture BT-7615-BN-CURV-GG Contemporary Brown Leather Recliner/Ottoman with Swiveling Maple Wood Base
Personally one of my favorite contemporary recliners. This set features a built-in pillowtop headrest, thickly padded arms and tastefully exposed wood frames. This uniquely designed recliner features a ball-bearing swiveling base that makes swiveling effortless as is the case in all Flash Furniture recliners. Its not only perfect in the home, but makes for a great addition in the office. The durable leather upholstery allows for easy cleaning and regular care.
- Recliner and ottoman set, 29-1/2-inch width by 34 41-inch depth by 41-inch height
- Comfortably padded chair and ottoman
- Integrated Headrest
- Knob adjusting recliner
There have been reports of missing parts tat are necessary for assembly. Furthermore it seems that the chair is prone to mechanical failures a little easily. So it is important to be aware of these factors. It seems that the cost-effective price has had some effects on this chair’s quality.