Our guide on choosing the most suitable hospitality contract furniture

Hospitality commercial furniture plays an important role in creating a comfortable and welcoming atmosphere for guests in hotels, restaurants, and other similar settings. Not only does it need to be functional and durable, but it also needs to be stylish and in line with the overall aesthetic of the establishment. First impressions count, and you could also consider your contract furniture to be a statement piece.

When it comes to selecting furniture for a hospitality setting, there are a few key things to keep in mind. First and foremost, it’s important to choose furniture that is built to withstand heavy use and regular cleaning. This means choosing materials that are easy to clean and maintain, such as vinyl or leather for upholstery. It’s also important to choose furniture that is durable and can withstand the wear and tear of daily use.

Another important consideration is the style and aesthetic of the furniture. The furniture should complement the overall design and theme of the establishment. For example, a modern hotel may want to choose sleek and contemporary furniture, while a more traditional hotel may want to choose more classic and elegant pieces.


When it comes to specific types of commercial furniture, there are a few key pieces that are essential in any hospitality setting. These include seating options such as chairs and sofas, as well as tables and other surfaces for guests to use. In addition, it’s important to have a variety of seating options to accommodate guests with different needs and preferences. For example, some guests may prefer a more traditional armchair, while others may prefer a more modern, minimalist design over something more elaborate. 

Band ArmchairLUDWIG Straight Sofa

In addition to these basic pieces, it’s also important to consider other types of furniture that can enhance the guest experience. For example, a hotel may want to include a bar or lounge area for guests to relax and socialise, while a restaurant may want to choose furniture that is specifically designed for dining.

dining table hotelValor Square Dining Table

Overall, when it comes to selecting hospitality commercial furniture, it’s important to choose pieces that are functional, durable, and stylish. By keeping these factors in mind, you can create a comfortable and welcoming environment for your guests and ensure that they have a pleasant and enjoyable experience at your establishment.


Want to find out more handy tips and tricks of the trade for your restaurant space?

Want more inspiration on how to design your space? Want to see what JB Commercial can do for your interiors? Contact us here, or give us a call on 01933 411 876. Business to business clients only.

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