By Louise Denny and Ally Lewis

Published on June 12, 2017

Pin It
Photography by Hayneedle

Whether for reading, napping or soaking in the sun, here are some of our favorite hammocks for every style to get in the summer swing. 

The classic backyard hammock—just add Billy Joel and a cold beer.

Island Bay Executive XXL Rope Double Hammock with Steel Stand, Hayneedle, $135

 
Pin It
Photography by Zingz and Thingz

Channel Slim Aarons’ La Dolce Vita (Italian villa not included).

Zingz and Thingz Cape Cod Canvas Hammock, Cymax, $58.99

 
Pin It
Photography by Anthropologie

The true bohemian carries a hammock from place to place — fold this one and go.

Tulum Hammock, Anthropologie, $148

Pin It
Photography by Novica

Try a hammock in a bold color — delightfully unexpected and optimistic.

Hand Woven Yellow Cotton Hammock from Nicaragua, Novica, $169

 
Pin It
Photography by Novica

A classic yet cool option, appealing to preps and bohemians alike.

Fair Trade Mayan Cotton Hammock, Novica, $399.99

Pin It
Photography by JCPENNY

Spend the night under the stars in a hammock that’s actually great to sleep on.

Single Polyester Hammock, JCPenney, $107.50

 
Pin It
Photography by Novica

Part hammock, part décor — your backyard Fourth of July party is now complete.

Hand Woven Striped Cotton Hammock from Nicaragua, Novica, $169.99

Pin It
Photography by Danish Design Store

Add this Danish design to your porch for instant chic.

Hanging Egg Chair, Danish Design Store, $2,239

Pin It
Photography by JCPenny

When you don’t want to hang solo, try this hammock-meets-swing built for two.

Coastal Outdoor Rope Double Swing, JCPenny, $729

Pin It
Photography by Novica

For the perfect pop of color and style, add this bright-green hammock swing to your backyard oasis.

Green Hand-Crafted Cotton Hammock Swing From Guatemala, Novica, $279.99

Pin It
Photography by Yellow Leaf Hammocks

Embrace your inner New Englander with this nautical, striped hammock.

Vineyard Haven Hammock, Yellow Leaf Hammocks, $219.99

 
Pin It
Photography by Island Bay

Try a stylish two-person hammock that you can actually fit on with your partner.

Island Bay 2 Person Double Hammock, Jet.com, $99.98

This story is part of our special 100 Days of Summer series. You can find more tips and fun ideas here.

Related reading: 

10 Hammocks Kendall Jenner Would Love
21 Times a Hammock Totally Worked Indoors
How to Securely Install a Hanging Chair Outdoors