The HSL Guide to Swivel Recliner Chairs and Armchairs

Find out everything you need to know about swivel recliner chairs and armchairs in the HSL guide.

At HSL, we believe that everybody has the right to feel comfortable and our stylish range of swivel chairs has been expertly designed to ensure that ergonomic engineering, good old-fashioned craftsmanship and contemporary styling come together, to help you sit in comfort.

Discover the full collection of luxurious swivel chairs here and keep reading for more information. All of your questions are answered in this guide.

With a variety of sumptuous designs, colours and indulgent fabrics to choose from, you’re sure to find a modern piece of furniture to suit your physical needs as well as your décor.

We’re proud to call ourselves the comfort people.

What are the benefits of swivel chairs?

The beauty of our comfy swivel chairs is that they can give on-the-spot relief when you need it; helping you to relax and recover from the strains of the day in the comforting surrounds of your living room. For 50 years, each HSL chair has been specifically designed for the customer who will sit in it, to improve posture and relieve any aches and pains, while looking good in your home.

All this without compromising your personal style.

From the Haydock to the Opal Classic design, every swivel chair in our range will cleverly slide into position using a combination of your bodyweight and the independent swivel functions. They each have three comfortable positions: upright, semi-reclined and fully-reclined, so you can choose how best to unwind, whether you’re socialising with family or losing yourself in a captivating read.

You’ll also find that HSL designs have an easy-to-operate swivel action. With virtually no effort at all you can go from a comfortable sitting position into a luxuriously soothing recline.

How our swivel chairs can aid your posture

Though we talk about posture often, the impact it can have on your body and by extension, your lifestyle, isn’t widely known. As poor posture can lead to a myriad of issues – from aches and pains to poor circulation and fatigue, as well as loss of movement – it’s important to understand how we can support our bodies and work with them in order to live in comfort, and also to live well.

To ensure you are well-equipped to engage in exercise when you are able, our swivel armchairs and recliner chairs are tailored to you, using our therapist-approved Seven Point Seating Assessment.

Taking into account how each part of your body interacts with each part of the chair, our assessment will decipher what postural support your body needs, so you can sit down in a better position for the ultimate rest and rejuvenation.

Our swivel recliner chairs and armchairs combine cutting-edge technology and British craftsmanship.

Is it worth buying a swivel chair if I suffer from a bad back or neck and shoulder pain?

As previously mentioned, bad posture can be a devilish source of neck, back and shoulder pain. This is because a seat that doesn’t fit you correctly can cause your spine to deteriorate over time.

Why not come into one of our stores and speak to a comfort specialist? The innumerable benefits that can come with improving your posture include better ease of breathing, more energy and increased flexibility to name a few.

If you’re suffering with pain, there’s a good chance one of our swivel chairs could improve your posture, your quality of life, and your décor – we just need to find your seat!

How we achieve an impeccable blend of comfort and style

We’ve woven together analysis garnered by our occupational therapists with the knowledge and experience of our furniture designers, engineers and interior stylists. In each chair we create you’ll find a blend of cutting-edge technology, British craftsmanship and our contemporary interior style design.

Detailed stitching and plush, quality fabrics make our designs stand out, while luxurious deep padding allows you to fully enjoy the benefits that our chairs have to offer.

How do you choose a swivel chair from HSL?

We see comfort as a must rather than a desire that may or may not be gratified. You deserve to be content and we’ve made it our mission in life to satisfy that need. Find your nearest storerequest a catalogue or book a home consultation today.

Browse luxury swivel chairs at HSL.

What our customers say about us

  • We were very pleased with the service that we received - the specialist went through all of the different things with us because we bought a Linton suite with dual control, which my husband found very good as he suffers from disc trouble and arthritis.

    Mr. & Mrs. Smith

  • We ordered two beds. The attention that we received was friendly, polite, well informed and useful. The mug of coffee was most welcome. If we ever need any further products HSL will be the first on our list. Many thanks.

    Mrs. Hopkins

  • Perfect service as we have had in the past. Even though my father was in a wheelchair with practically no mobility, the help and patience was marvelous All your assistants are great.

    Mrs. J Penfold & Mr. C Clarke

  • Staff very nice, friendly and helpful in all ways. A very nice store to visit - explained how chairs worked and I came away with a lovely chair and sofa. Thank you.

    M Williams

  • We are completely satisfied with our 3-seater sofa, armchair and recliner.

    Mr. Higson

  • Very good service. We were allowed to inspect chairs at our leisure. No pushy sales people. We liked being left alone to talk about various chairs. We did buy an electric chair and in all a very good, pleasant shopping experience.

    P Dunne

  • We purchased a three seater sofa and two recliners. The staff were very helpful, nothing was too much trouble. They were very cheerful and showed us the full range of suites and explained all features.

    Mrs. Carter

  • Very good assistant introduced us to all shapes and sizes of chairs - which really fitted our bodies with comfort and we liked the real wooden knobs on them.

    Mr. & Mrs. B Lee

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