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Maximise Style and Space on a Budget with a Single Sofa Bed Chair

November 7, 2023   By Ecosa Dream Writers

Transforming your living area into a chic and practical space on a budget can seem like a difficult task – but it doesn’t have to be.

The trick lies in choosing versatile pieces of furniture that not only look great but also work hard for the space they’re in.

Enter the single sofa bed chair—a stylish, space-saving sofa bed that’s perfect for small living rooms, home offices, or guest rooms.

So, if you have a small space you want to fill with furniture that’s stylish, versatile, and won’t break the bank, here’s why you need a single sofa bed chair.

The Benefits of a Single Sofa Bed Chair

From Lounging to Sleeping

A single sofa bed is an incredibly versatile piece of furniture. By day, it’s a comfy spot to sit and relax or dive into a good book. By night, it transforms into a cosy bed for overnight guests. It’s this versatility that makes it an indispensable piece of furniture for those looking to maximise their living space.

Ecosa’s stylish Vienna armchair in vanilla. 
Ecosa’s stylish Vienna armchair in vanilla. 

Style Meets Function

Gone are the days when a sofa bed was a bulky, unattractive compromise. Today’s single sofa bed chairs are as stylish as they are functional. Comfortable with minimalist designs, and coming in a range of on-trend colours, these pieces can elevate your interior design without overwhelming your floor space. They slip seamlessly into the existing decor, be it a mid-century modern aesthetic or a contemporary minimalist vibe.

Tokyo Armchair Sofa Bed
The Tokyo single sofa bed in marigold is both bold & functional 

A Space-Saving Solution

In Australian homes, where every square metre counts, a single sofa bed chair is a practical solution. It’s a space-saver that doesn’t sacrifice comfort or style. Unlike a bulky sectional or 3-seater sofa, a single sofa bed can offer extra seating without dominating the room. Pair it with side tables or a coffee table, and you’ve got a functional living area that adapts to your needs.


For those watching their wallets, the single sofa bed chair is a winner. It’s a two-in-one furniture piece that can save you from purchasing additional furniture pieces like futons or extra bed frames, making it a budget-friendly choice for your home.

sydney armchair sofa bed
The Sydney single sofa bed comes in at just $1,140. 

Tips For Choosing a Single Sofa Bed Chair

Selecting the ideal single sofa bed chair is a fine balance between quality, functionality, and aesthetics. Here are some tips to guide you in choosing one that fits seamlessly into your home:

Look for Quality and Durability

Choosing a single sofa bed chair doesn’t mean compromising on quality. Look for options with high-quality upholstery that can withstand the demands of daily use. Quality should also be synonymous with comfort, so look for sofa beds that contain comfortable filling – like recycled polyfill which is eco-friendly, and extremely soft and comfortable. For added comfort, you can always add a memory foam mattress topper too.

ecosa rio armchair sofa bed
The classic Rio sofa armchair in ivy green. 

Design Integration

Think about how your new piece will blend with your existing home decor. A single sofa bed chair should complement the space it’s in, whether it’s tucked between bookcases in your home office or matched with a chaise lounge in a spacious living room. Aim for a design that fits well within your current setup – both in style and scale. This will ensure your new addition enhances your space, rather than clashing with it.

Chair to Sofa in Minutes

Versatility should be non-negotiable when selecting a sofa bed chair. It should smoothly and quickly transition from a comfortable daytime lounger to a cosy night-time bed within minutes. Look for designs that are not only easy to convert but also provide adequate support and cushioning in both configurations.

Check the Warranty

A good warranty is a sign that the manufacturer stands behind the product’s quality. Ensure that the warranty covers both the sofa and the bed components, giving you added confidence in your purchase.

Shop Ecosa’s Single Sofa Bed Chairs Today

For a single sofa bed chair that combines style, comfort and cost, check out Ecosa’s range of single sofa bed chairs for a practical upgrade to your space. Our sofa armchairs come in a selection of on-trend colours and styles to fit any room, and are built to last with easy-care materials and a solid warranty for peace of mind. Give your space a boost of functionality and style with Ecosa.


Single Sofa Bed Chair FAQs

What size does the single sofa bed chair fold out to?

The armchair folds out into a single mattress and fits single-sized bedding.

Are Ecosa’s sofa beds easy to assemble?

Ecosa pull-out sofa beds are designed for hassle-free setup. Unfold and relax in under 2 minutes.

How fast is delivery on my new Ecosa single sofa bed?

Receive your Ecosa sofa bed the next day in metro areas if ordered by 11:59 pm on weekdays, or within 1-7 business days in non-metro regions, with a potential $175 regional fee.

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