Camping Chairs

Last Updated on February 23, 2024

In terms of comfort while you are camping, there are a few things that you need. A tent is first and foremost and maybe your sleeping bag but if you are looking for a little added comfort around the campfire, a camping chair is a must have item.

That being said, there are two kinds of camping chairs to be aware of. First is the traditional style and then you have the portable camping chair. Our focus today will be portable camping chairs as you can bring them with you on any adventure you choose to go on. The smaller and compact portable camping chair makes it easy on the owner to bring them with along on the camping trip. However, there are so many choices out there that you might be wondering which are the best.

The list we are going to share with you today are some of our favorite portable camping chairs and talk about why they are so highly rated. Between, durability, comfort and weight capacity, there are plenty of chairs to choose from so we hope we can help you narrow it down by sharing our list of camping chairs and the features that make them great.

Quik Chair Folding Chair, Green

First on our list is the Quik Chair Folding Chair and for right around $20 you can pick up this simple, yet effective camping chair to add to your list of gear. This standard folding chair features moister and stain resistant fabric that has been created with comfort and durability in mind. Additional features for this camping chair include a cup holder for your drinks and a travel bag that makes it easy to carry to the campsite. If you are looking for an affordable, simple and effective camping chair, the Quik Chair Folding Chair is a great option.


– Easy pop-up assembly and portable
– Weight limit up to 225 with durable steel frame support
– Made of 300D polyester fabric that is stain and water resistant
– Get one mesh cupholder built in to the arm rest
– Specifications – 20.5” L x 34” W x 35.5” H when it is assembled

Trekology YIZI Go Portable Camping Chair

The Trekology YIZI Go Portable Camping Chair is a great one to have with you while you enjoy the wilderness or sit around the fire. This chair has adjustable height settings, it comes with a carry bag and is rated to hold up to 300lbs so you don’t have to worry about this chair breaking under the pressure. What we like about this chair is the style and design. It has a deeper seat than most camping chairs that you will come across and its got breathable side mesh panels to allow for better air flow if it’s hot outside. This chair is ergonomically designed to be portable and comfortable.


– Made of 600D nylon fabric
– Weight – 2.4lbs
– Max load – 300lbs
– Extremely portable so you can bring it wherever you need it
– Easy setup – enjoy your camping trip even more when you don’t have to worry about setting your chair up
– Durable and solid construction which allows you to relax
– Easy to clean with machine washable seat fabric and a frame that can easily be wiped down
– Looks great with multiple color options

Coleman Portable Deck Chair with Side Table

Next comes the Coleman Portable Deck Chair with a side table. This chair will run you around $46 but it is well worth the cost. You can keep personal items, food and beverages in reach with the side table attached to the chair and the integrated cup holder. The padded arms offer a really comfortable seat while you relax. This chair is high quality and you would expect that from Coleman. It’s built of weather resistant fabric and heavy-duty steel so it can support up to 225 with no issues. It is also easy to carry with a collapsible design and suitable carry handles. One thing we noticed with these chairs is that the seats don’t sag like many other portable camping chairs. So, enjoy these chairs and believe the hype when you decide on what chair you are going to purchase.


– Portable camping chair that is great for patio BBQ’s as well
– Side table and cup holder make it easy to eat and set your stuff down without having to get out of your chair
– Super comfortable in addition to padded arms
– Steel frame can support up to 225lbs
– Collapsible and easy to carry

CORE Equipment Folding Padded Hard Arm Chair with Carry Bag

This portable camping chair by CORE is top of the line and you will understand why it has such high reviews when you sit in it. It will all start to make sense. However, we will share with you some of the features that make it so great while we wait for you to buy it. You’ve got the hard steel arm rests that make it easier to get in and out of the chair, the brushed polyester fabric that is really cozy and storage pockets on the side of the chair to keep your belongings in. It is a spacious chair with a padded back and seat that will offer max comfort for people up to 300lbs.


– Made of 100% polyester
– Comfortable quilted seat with padded hard arms for easy sitting and standing
– Folding and durable steel frame
– 600D brushed polyester
– Built in hard cup holder and storage pockets

KingCamp Camping Chair

Finally, we’ve got the KingCamp Camping Chair. This chair is made of 600D polyester fabric with high strength steel tubes to keep for a sturdy seat. The chair weighs 11.3lbs but is easy to carry as it comes with a nice carry bag. Some of the features that make this chair one of our favorites include lumbar back support with an alignment strap to make sure your lumbar stays put. It’s got a cooler bag built in so you can keep a few extra cans on you at all times and there is a side pocket to keep your belongings. There is also extra storage space in the headrest so if you want to put extra things in there you can, but we like the idea of putting a small pillow in there instead.


– 23.5 x 23.5 x 41 inches
– Large seat area
– Lumbar back support
– Cooler bag
– Side pocket
– Head storage bag