How is your patio looking these days? Did you forget to bring your old table and chairs set in from  the cold over winter and now face the mammoth task of getting rid of rust or having that heart stopping moment when you need to sit on them for the first time and hope that the wood is not rotted through?


Could be it is time to get your hands on some new furniture to make the outdoors as comfortable as your living room. 


We have scoured the online shops to bring you some of the best options out there that offer great value for money and style that can’t be matched!


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1. Mosaic 4 Seat Dining Set

This pretty set comes complete with 4 chairs. The attractive mosaic pattern on the table is also matched on the chair backs for a put together look that gives of some serious Mediterranean inspired vibes.


The tiles are ceramic so can easily be wiped down with a damp cloth should dinner time get messy, while the rest of the of the structure is sturdy steel. The chairs also fold for easy storage should you need to to maximise space in your garden.


If four chairs is more than you need, there is also the option to purchase the table with only two chairs for only £99.00

Buy now for £199.00


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2. Sicily 4 Seater Metal Patio Set

For those of you that are looking for a respite from the sun (or light rain shower) during the summer months, this table and chairs set comes complete with a parasol that can be tilted to give protection where it’s needed.


The table folds for easy storage while the chairs stack to keep things nice and compact. We love the sleek look of the glass table top while the flexible textilene chairs are very comfortable for relaxing in; they also dry out quickly if they get wet.  

Buy now for £150.00


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3. Carambole Metal 4 seater Dining set

Constructed from sturdy aluminium with a special rust proof coating, this dining set features a classic lattice look.  The chairs also come complete with cushions for added comfort.  A parasol and stand are part of the set so you can sit comfortably in the shade once summer starts to heat up.


The big winner with this particular set is the adjustable feet on the chairs and table. No more having worry about wobbly tables for you when you can adjust everything to be perfectly level no matter the state of your patio, paving or decking.  

Buy now for £538.00


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4. Seychelles 6 Seater Rattan Effect Patio Set

Got a large family or like to have dinner parties al fresco? This patio set might just be the perfect fit of you. Featuring 6 seats, a parasol and table with a built in lazy susan, you’ll soon be entertaining in style.


The rattan style chairs all come with cushions to keep everyone comfy and the glass topped table will ensure a quick and easy clean up. The included parasol has a diameter of 3 meters to keep everyone covered and air vents to keep it stable if the wind picks up.

Buy now for £900


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5. Hober 6 Seater Dining Set

Get up close and personal to your dinner mates with this bench style set.


Featuring a wooden picnic table and two benches that can comfortably hold three people each, this set offers great value for money and a lovely rustic feel.


The set is made from solid pine that claims to be weather resistant, but you may want to take additional precaution like investing in a cover for the set or consider adding another finish if you plan on leaving it out in all weather.

Buy now for £249.99


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6. Grey rattan effect 'LA' rectangle table and 8 chairs

For when you want to entertain in style and en masse, this eight seater set could be exactly what you are looking for.

The rectangular design will certainly make a statement in your garden with it’ s sleek glass top and popular rattan style chairs.


The rattan is water and weather resistant so can be safely left outside. The included cushions are shower resistant too but to get the best out of them, we recommend storing them inside when you aren’t using them.


Be aware that there is no opening for a parasol with this style. If you are looking for shade you would need to consider a cantilevered parasol or a canopy solution.

Buy now for £1,600.00


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7. Vancouver 5 Piece Cube Set

We are in love with this compact set. The fours seats tuck away under the table completely when you aren’t lounging on them to create a perfect cube of garden goodness.


The polyrattan wicker that makes up the chairs and table edge is specially designed to stand up to the elements, be they hot or cold. It is frost proof and also UV resistant, not to mention waterproof and washable should there be any spills


The table has a black top made from tempered glass for safety and also makes for an easy clean up.

Buy now for £329.99


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8. GUINGUETTE - Metal folding garden table and matching Metal folding Garden Chairs

Add a pop of colour to your garden or balcony with this adorable street café inspired table and matching chairs that come in 10 different colours. The chairs come in a set of two and are sold separately from the table giving you the opportunity to mix and match colours.


The vibrant colours are an epoxy finish that is tough and long lasting for our Scottish weather. Both the table and the chairs can be folded for easy storage. They are also lightweight making them easy to take with you on your adventures.

Buy now for £31.40 (table) and £59 (2 matching chairs)


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Prices correct as of 25/03/19