10 Outdoor Balcony Rugs That’ll Jazz Up Your Space in Seconds

updated Apr 15, 2021
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With temperatures quickly rising and spring officially in full swing, if you’re anything like us over here at Apartment Therapy, you’re itching to get out and take advantage of your outdoor space. But before you can enjoy that space, you’ve got to get it ready. From updating those old patio chairs that have seen better days to finding the perfect storage solution for outdoor odds and ends, there’s a lot that goes into getting things up and running. But don’t forget about the decor — especially when it comes to outdoor rugs. We all know how much a rug can instantly transform a room, and the same is true outdoors, even in smaller areas like your balcony. That’s why we scoured our favorite rug retailers and found 10 of the best outdoor balcony rugs that’ll make a big statement in your small space. Happy shopping!

Note: Prices listed are for size 4’x6′ or similar, with all options available at the time of publication in alternate and runner sizes to accommodate all balcony shapes and sizes.

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Urban Outfitters

Looking for a bold statement rug for your balcony? How about a jewel tone pick like this reversible option from Urban Outfitters? Its vivid hues make it an eyecatching piece, while the vintage-inspired pattern and durable weave let it withstand outdoor use. Best of all, it's also an eco-friendly choice as it's made from woven strands of recycled polyesters, plastics, and rubbers.

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Lulu and Georgia

Perfect for shoppers looking for an earthy feel, the Ember rug from Lulu and Georgia will effortlessly complete your setup. A mix of classic stripes, geometric shapes, and rich colors make this flatweave rug a refined, natural accent you'll adore for years to come.

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Bring a touch of the Mediterranean to your balcony this spring with the Santorini Outdoor Rug. Designed to withstand both weather and high-traffic areas, this rug's rich blue-and-tan color scheme will instantly whisk you away to the Grecian islands of your dreams (and future travel plans).

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was $318.00

With over 5,000 reviews, the Courtyard Kailani rug from Safavieh is a bestseller for many reasons. Available in a variety of sizes, shapes, and colors, this non-shedding rug features a low pile, stain- and UV-resistant construction, and a chic pattern that everyone from classic to contemporary aficionados will love.

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Rugs USA
was $508.20

Braided rugs are a classic choice for outdoor spaces, and with over 2,000 reviews, this Rugs USA rug one is one of the best around. Coming in seven colors (both neutral and bold), this rug makes a simple and serene floor covering.

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West Elm

Immediately calling to mind a beloved beach blanket, we love the summery feel of this West Elm rug. The striped motif screams casual coastal, while corner tassels give it a subtle bohemian effect, making it a great pick for anyone who enjoys mixing aesthetics.

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If you want a rug that you can give a quick machine-wash every now and then (no, really) a Ruggable pick is for you. We're big fans of the e-tailer's tropical rug, which sports images of lush, green monstera and fan palm leaves on a cream background.

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Bed Bath & Beyond

Another neutral pick (this time from Bed Bath & Beyond), the Oriental Weavers Santiago rug features a natural look in an earthy brown hue that's perfect for enhancing the look of any indoor or outdoor space. It's also UV-protected and stain resistant so you can rest easy knowing this one will last outdoors.

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was $90.00

If bold is what you're after, it's hard to beat a gorgeous Oriental rug. Made in Turkey, this Wayfair pick will stop people in their tracks thanks to its bright blend of oranges, reds, pinks, and creams.

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Boutique Rugs
was $100.00

Coming in seven color variations, the Sinclair Area Rug features a pattern that's striking without being too busy. A Boutique Rugs top-rated pick, you'll love incorporating this rug into your outdoor space.