The Best Sectional Sofas, According to Home Experts and Consumer Testers

Ashley’s Over 800 users gave it high marks for easy ordering ansetupup, comfort, and style. This model is among the best Ashley sectionals on the website.

Cambri features a double chaise configuration that allows multiple people to lie comfortably. The Cambria is only available in white fabric. It comes with decorative pillows to give it an upscale appearance. This sofa is ready to ship if you want a custom-made one immediately.

WHAT IT IS MADE OF: Polyester chenille upholstery, poly-fiber cushions, and faux wood feet. The back cushions are fixed, but the seat cushions are not. The throw pillows are filled with a soft polyfill.

TESTER NOTES A user who has owned this style for six years loved its “look, comfort, and style” but noted that it had not held up as well over time (as is often the case with more affordable sectionals). Most respondents who own Ashley sofas said they have held up over time. One person even stated, “It is better quality than similar-priced sofas that we have bought from furniture stores.”

Crate & Barrel Lounge Three-Piece U-Shaped Sectional Sofa

This sectional is spacious and has the softest Crate & Barrel cushions. It’s perfect for lounging.

You can choose the depth and configuration of your U-shape. You can also browse nearly 200 fabrics by color, fabric type, or feature (e.g., stain-resistant). The Lounge collection has many different sectional sizes and shapes if this setup is unsuitable.

WHAT IS IT MADE OF? Kiln-dried hardwood frames for durability, with spring foundations to prevent sagging. The cushions are filled with a down blend and have a tightly-woven cover that prevents them from poking out. Upholstery choices include canvas, microfibers (chenille), twills, velvets, boucles, and shearlings. Color groups consist of blacks. Greys. Whites. Blues. Browns. Reds. Yellows.

NOTES FROM TESTER: Users love it for family movie nights and lying down. “My children and I can lounge comfortably together with enough space.” One user said. I’ll buy another in the future.” Many others have also reported that it is durable and used with pets and children.

Crate & Barrel Axis sectionals are a favorite of other respondents, who praised their durability. This is especially true for families with pets. The Lounge is one of Crate & Barrel’s most popular designs, but if you want deep, comfortable seats, we recommend the Lounge.

Interior Define Sleeper Sectional

This sofa by Interior Define offers the benefits of a large sectional and a mattress that can be pulled out, making it ideal for guests staying overnight. This sofa is an excellent choice for those who want a modern design but prefer a softer feel. This brand offers a website with a variety of options. You can choose from fabric, leg color, length, padding, sleeper mattress (box springs or memory foam), and the type of mattress. This pull-out bed is not as flimsy as some people think. It has a construction that prevents it from tilting.

West Elm Harmony Sectional

West Elm describes this sectional as “[its] most comforting ever,” and it lives up to its reputation. Good Housekeeping editors even named it the best cloud couch replica for its softness. It also has an extra-deep seat so that you can get comfy. Matching throw pillows are included.

This is also a modular sofa that can be fully customized. Choose the configuration from a list, such as a corner piece, a chaise, a two-seater, and more. The metal clips at the side of each component allow it to be connected. Choose from dozens of fabrics and colors for your upholstery.

WHAT’S IN IT: A kiln-dried engineered hardwood frame. Seat cushions are made of fibers that are wrapped around high-density foam. The back cushions contain a mixture of polyester, down, and feathers in a woven material to keep the filling from escaping. Upholstery fabrics are available in velvet, linens, chenilles, boucles, basketweaves, canvas, twills, neutrals, and various statement colors.

TESTER NOTICES: One Harmony sofa owner told us that the couch was “extremely comfortable and fit the room perfectly,” while another stated, “It felt so comfortable, it felt like I was sitting on a Cloud!” Some owners of West Elm sofas said that durability could have been better, but the majority reported that their furniture has held up over time.

Burrow Nomad Sofa Sectional

This boxed model is one of the best sectionals for small spaces. It stands out because it has a smaller footprint, and each piece comes in a separate package to allow for easy self-assembly. This is perfect for those who live in apartment buildings with narrow hallways and small door frames. It will help you avoid any surprises when it comes to delivery. The chaise can be moved to the sofa’s right, left, or center. This allows for flexibility and makes moving on a day easier.

It’s more customizable because it’s modular than sectionals built to order. You can choose from five fabrics and six finishes for the leg. There are also three different shapes for the armrests. The built-in USB charging cable and charger allow you to charge your devices, such as phones while relaxing.

WHAT IT IS MADE OF: Baltic birch wood frame with legs in your choice of metal or wood. The cushions have a fiber-filled foam core, while the upholstery is available in olefin fabric, performance Velvet or leather. These materials are available in whites and greys, blacks, browns, reds, and blues and greens.

TESTER NOTES Despite the DIY assembly, our Burrow reviewers said all a setup that setup was straightforward. The sectional was a manageable size, which they appreciated. However, some users noted that the smaller size would mean less seating, especially for those with larger bodies. The minimalist design was also praised by users, who described it as “structured” and “elegant.”