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Porch Swing Beds for Ultimate Comfort

Ooh and Ahh an Afternoon Away

Spend time on porch swing beds and you might just quit your day job!

Once you try one you will be oohing and ahhing all afternoon! It just feels so good relaxing on this magnificent porch swing. Unbelievable comfort right on your very own porch.



Bed swings come in a variety of styles and materials so finding one to fit your needs is easy. They definitely add style and comfort to a porch; you can't help but want to spend time on one.

Turn your porch into a most comfortable sleeping porch with the addition of a swing bed!

We'll sort through your options and if you are looking for both comfort and functionality we share our favorites with you too.

serene scene of bed swing on front porch
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The serenity of a bed swing on the porch
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Bed Swing Styles

We've found porch swing beds in almost every style imaginable, from New Orleans flair, traditional, English cottage, fan back, to colonial and even nautical.

relaxing swing bed on front porch
(photo courtesy of Rian Bean)
Stylish swing bed on front porch
Although traditionally used on porches, swing beds are wonderful for screen porches, sleeping porches, lanais, and even in the interior of your home. No matter where you choose to use your porch swing bed, it is an ideal place to hang out (pun intended).

Bed Swing Materials

You can find swing beds in a wide variety of materials but recommend you opt for cedar, cypress, or other wood that is better suited for outdoor use. You will find many beds in pine or poplar and those will work fine if they are maintained properly (either painted or stained and sealed) to prevent moisture issues.

Swing Bed Sizes

Porch swing beds usually come in traditional sizes like twin or queen. However, depending on the manufacturer, you may be able to customize the swing to the size you need.

Here are some typical swing bed sizes; however, they do vary based on the manufacturer so you need to verify:
  • Twin - 48W x 86D x 35H in.
  • Full - 63W x 86D x 35H in.
  • Queen - 69W x 96D x 35H in.

a most inviting swing bed in relaxing setting
(photo courtesy of Cia_B)
A most inviting swing bed

Porch Swing Bed Considerations

Because of their size, you may need extra space on your porch as it is larger than a typical porch swing.

Almost all swing beds are perfect as beds but most are not as comfortable when using them as porch swings. The back support (if it has one) is usually just too far back to rest comfortably when swinging without having lots of pillows.

However, we know an innovative company who makes a swing bed that easily turns into a really comfortable porch swing and one we have seen firsthand and enjoy.

Our Favorite Porch Bed Swings

Because of Something Extra

Of all the swing beds we've researched, we think you'll appreciate these from The Porch Company, one of our awesome sponsors. Not only for their beautiful craftsmanship, but also because their swing backs are adjustable for not only napping but also comfortable seating. You can even remove the back if you want.

That was always one of our hang-ups about bed swings - they weren't so comfortable for sitting. But with an adjustable bed swing, where you can move the back forward for comfortable seating, that makes all the difference. See several styles below.

We do not earn a commission if you purchase one, but the The Porch Company advertises with us.

adjustable swing bed from The Porch Company

adjustable cottage style swing bed by The Porch Company
Cottage style porch swing bed in pine by The Porch Company

adjustable swing bed in cellular pvc painted a beautiful pink
Lovely painted swing bed in cellular PVC by The Porch Company

rustic bed swing made of barn wood and adjustable by The Porch Company
Beautiful adjustable bed swing in barn wood by The Porch Company
After many different designs, prototypes, tweaks and input from different people with different skills, The Porch Company has developed a great product we've seen firsthand.

Here's what makes their swing beds innovative and more functional:
  • They are made with wooden arms and backs and a powder coated metal frame so they are not only incredibly strong, but lightweight.
  • The backs of their swing beds are adjustable, so you can leave them in the furthest back position to enjoy it as a bed, move them forward for more comfortable seating, or remove it completely.

  • The Porch Company swing bed converted to porch swing
    Back positioned forward for sitting

    comfortable swing bed with linens and mattress
    Back removed for ultimate comfort

    Watch This Video to See the Difference

    Adjustable back makes it comfortable for both a bed AND a swing

  • And they are easy to assemble, shipping right to your door in a box containing only a few components with easy to follow instructions.
comfortable swing bed with linens and mattress
Easy to assemble!
Not only are the swing beds easy to assemble but they also offer customers attractive mattress and pillow covers to complete the look.

They recommend twin-sized air mattresses for your swing bed due to the mildew issue. They even have a small opening in the covers that allow you to re-inflate your mattress without having to remove the cover. How clever is that!

Mary and I recommend you see what The Porch Company has to offer and to learn more about their amazing swing beds today! We are also very pleased they are one of our sponsors.

Porches were made for swings. So make your porch happy and go all out with a porch swing bed.

Send us pictures of your swing bed as we'd love to share them with others.

image of how to hang a porch swing with porch swing hardware
See how to hang your porch swing and sturdy swing hanging hardware


Look at This One Too!

porch swing bed with comfortable decor
Photo courtesy of apeacefulife
Cozy porch swing bed
Also do you see the beautiful wall art above the bed?

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