Recliners for Heavy People Compared

Size is the major factor to consider when choosing a recliner. The recliner cannot provide you with comfort if you do not fit comfortably in it.

The above basically means that the best recliner for you depends on your body size. If you are plus sized, for example, then you are going to need a chair with a high weight capacity or a chair with large dimensions.

The following is a table showing the different recliners you can choose from with their weight limits. With this imformation, you will be able to get a reclining chair that will comfrtably support your weight.

ImageNameCapacityPrice
Mega Motion Easy Comfort Superior 3 Position Heavy Duty Big Lift Chair.500 lbs.View
Easy Comfort LC-100 Infinite Position Lift Chair. 325 lbs.View
Stallion Comfort King Chaise Wallsaver Recliner.500 lbs.View
Lane Stallion Comfort King Recliner.500 lbs.View
Flash Furniture AM-9930-7980-GG Big and Tall Capacity Recliner. 350 lbs.View

The following are recliner chairs that have features that have been tailored to suit plus sized people.

Flash Furniture Contemporary Black Leather Recliner.

Flash Furniture Contemporary Black Leather Recliner and OttomanThe main reason you get a reclining chair is for comfort. After a long day, all you want is to sit in your comfortable recliner, take a long, deep breath and relax. This recliner is built for just that purpose. This chair has a capacity of 250 pounds and it will ensure that a plus size person sits in comfort. It is made using a type of bonded leather called LeatherSoft. This type of leather ensures that you relax in supreme comfort while still ensuring durability.

Durability is a major issue with leather. Genuine leather cracks up easily while synthetic leathers are not actually real leather. LeatherSoft Upholstery provides all the benefits of pure leather without its disadvantages. The recliner is adjustable to allow for different recliner settings for different moods.The swivel option means you can turn to face any direction without moving the chair.

The base is made of Mahogany which is a hardwood. This means that you don’t have to worry about the base breaking. This is a pretty heavy chair but you will not have to lift it up all the time or lift it up at all. The base of the chair is fitted with floor guides so you won’t damage your floors or the chair if you drag it.

U-MAX Massage Chair Powerlift Recliner.

U-MAX Massage Chair ReviewThis chair also doesn’t compromise on comfort. It is made with PU leather which is soft synthetic leather. It is fitted with extra sponge for extra comfort. While on the topic of extras, this chair has a heated massage option to give you extra relaxation.

It has 2 sitting options that were integrated with the plus size person in mind. They are recline or lift. The recliner has a capacity of 220 pounds when lifted and 320 pounds when not lifted and will comfortably accommodate a plus size person. The recline option is for when you to relax while the lift option is to assist you in getting off the chair. The lift and recline mechanisms are electric and are controlled by two different remote controls.

Homall Single Recliner Chair.

Homall Manual Recliner Chair Padded PU Leather Home Theater Seating Modern Chaise Couch Black Lounger Sofa SeatThis is a simple recliner chair made from PU leather. It is filled with high-density sponge to provide maximum comfort. The head cushion is large and the wide armrests are there to provide you with greater comfort. The sponge is thicker on back of the chair to give your back adequate support when relaxing.

The chair’s capacity is 265 pounds. It is built with an extra strong steel frame ensuring that it will safely and comfortably accommodate a plus-sized person. The footrest has different levels of adjustment to go with the recline level that you have set. Though it has a fairly large capacity, it not a very large chair. It will fit in your living room or in your office without taking up a lot of your space.

Merax Power Recliner and Lift Chair.

This heavy duty recliner chair is made of PU leather stuffed with heavy duty foam for maximum comfort. This chair supports weights of up to 330 pounds. This means that it will fit most plus sized people comfortably.

The chair has a lift and a recline mode. The electric lift mode doesn’t have preset locking positions. This is because it is supported by extra strong steel. This means that you have can set the chair at any position you like without fear of the chair buckling. The footrest and recliner also have many set positions so you can choose the recline option that suits you.

Ashley Furniture Hogan Oversized Recliner.

Ashley Furniture Signature Design - Hogan Oversized Recliner ReviewThis chair is perfect for a plus sized person as you can already tell this from its name. This is a large chair measuring 59” width by 44” depth by 44” height. This means that you can choose to recline or just lie on it for quality relaxation.

Quality relaxation is provided by foam filled cushions lined with microfiber upholstery. This provides you with comfort while still maintaining the chair’s durability. It is also built with an extra strong steel frame that ensures comfort and safety.