The 12 Best Sofas Under $800 (They’re Seriously Stylish, Too)

updated Dec 19, 2023
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If you’ve ever shopped for a sofa, you know they can be pretty pricey. From luxe fabrics and high-end materials to innovative looks and designer picks, sofas run the gamut from affordable to downright opulent. However, finding a great sofa you can love for years to come within a reasonable budget is easier than you might think — you just have to know where to look.

But where should you be looking? And can you really find that dream sofa without breaking the bank? Well, that’s where we come in. We scoured our favorite affordable furniture retailers for attractive, budget-friendly sofas and found some picks we think you’re going to adore. The best part? They all come in at under $800. From West Elm to Wayfair, the variety is vast and the picks are pretty (and pretty comfy, FWIW). Below, shop 12 of the best sofas under $800 — we think you’ll be pleasantly surprised by your options.

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West Elm
was $649.00

Did you know you can get your hands on a West Elm sofa for under $700? The Oliver Sofa was designed with the budget-conscious shopper in mind, offering the aesthetic we've all come to know and love from the luxe brand at a fraction of the price. Available in two hues, this sofa is compact, supportive, and small-space-friendly. What more could you ask for?

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Urban Outfitters

Calling all '90s babies! This plush sofa from Urban Outfitters is like the era-specific bean bag chair grew up and decided to...look chic? A completely cushioned body means every position is comfortable, while an affordable under-$600 price tag makes this a perfect pick for a dorm room or first apartment.

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Bed Bath & Beyond

We come across a lot of mid-century modern-inspired pieces, but the Mableton Sofa is one of the downright cutest we've seen in a minute. Classy and refined, its charcoal hue and chic tufting immediately catch the eye, while the bold wood legs draw you in closer and its cozy cushioning seals the deal. You'll have a hard time getting off of this one.

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was $428.00

We don't know what is more shocking: that this sofa is under $300 or that it lays flat into a comfortable futon sleeper. Designed in several stylish hues, the Chloe sofa from Amazon will serve as a do-it-all lounge piece in your living room, bringing with it a modern edge thanks to diagonal channel tufting that makes it look far pricier than it is.

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From our partner
was $534.95

Love the look of a compact chaise sectional? Say hello to the Brighton Sectional Sofa. MCM at its best, this sofa is everything you could want in a stylish sofa — tapered legs, smooth linen woven upholstery, and chic cushioning that is every bit comfortable as it is easy on the eye. Plus, it's designed by the Fab Five from Queer Eye, so you know your living is about to be very on-trend.

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was $915.00

There's something so glamorous about the look of a camelback sofa, especially when it's wrapped in velvet. Vintage-inspired, this Novogratz pick is one of our favorites right now. It features a sleeper design, a gorgeous tufted look, and a playful array of color options that'll make it the star of your space.

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Looking for faux leather? This scooped arm sofa is a super chic way to go. Available in a host of colors and fabrics, the Mayview Tudy is decorated with square tufting and tapered legs for an extra bit of mid-century modern flair.

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was $379.99

We love a good multi-function piece, and the Valeen loveseat takes the cake. Part sofa, part side table, this loveseat is great for anyone searching for something with a unique look that won't break the bank or take up a lot of space.

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West Elm

Another West Elm pick under $800? What can we say — the brand has been killing it in the affordable sofa game as of late! This time it's the Parker Futon Sofa. Bench seat sofa by day and sleeper by night, this sofa features a foldable design that opens it up into a futon in seconds.

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was $729.99

The five-star reviews of this Latitude Run sofa speak for themselves, and one thing is very clear: This is one comfortable sofa. With a premium sinuous spring system that provides a deeper and more comfortable seat and foam-feather-blend-filled cushions that offer the right amount of softness and sink, this solid-wood-framed sofa is a pillowy dream.

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was $1205.00

Four reasons to love this Kelly Clarkson Home sofa: It offers three color options, deep seating, a luxe velvet finish, and a split-back design, which make it an inviting place to lounge, recline, and sleep.

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was $747.49

A gorgeous sectional under $800? Tell me more! This modern sectional sofa is a stunning choice for anyone who prefers space to sprawl and an L-shape design. Coming in a choice of colors (white, wine, chocolate, or black) and either a left or right-facing setup, this faux leather pick is sure to add some glamour to any room of the house.