15 Leather Bar Stools for Chic, Comfortable Seating
Leather bar stools are a great addition to any home bar or kitchen. These statement pieces effortlessly blend into any setting, be it a home bar or a kitchen, enriching the space with a touch of chic sophistication. However, before making a purchase, it's important to understand the distinction between bar stools and counter stools.
Bar stools and counter stools may appear similar at first glance, but the key difference lies in their height. Bar stools are typically taller, with seat heights ranging from 29 to 32 inches, making them ideal for home bars or high-top tables. Counter stools are shorter, usually with a seat height between 23 and 28 inches, so they are a good fit for kitchen islands. Certain stools may be labeled as "bar stools" due to their appearance, but their intended purpose is to fit comfortably beneath a standard counter height. You should always check the measurements to make sure you're buying the right ones for your home.
When it comes to selecting the material for your bar stools, you will need to decide between faux leather and genuine leather. Genuine leather is a natural, breathable material that beautifully ages over time, developing a unique patina that lends character to your stools. However, it might require more maintenance and comes with a higher price tag. Faux leather, or synthetic leather, is a more budget-friendly option. It's easy to clean and available in a wide range of colors, but it may not offer the same longevity or rich texture as genuine leather.
Best Leather Bar Stools For Sale
Choosing the best leather bar stools for your home depends on personal style, budget, and space. Here are some of our top picks for leather bar stools - browse our favorites below and choose the perfect ones for your space.
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Kemble Swivel Bar Stool
This swivel leather bar stool adds an industrial vibe to any kitchen island or home bar. It features a bucket-style seat upholstered in faux leather, available in warm Cognac brown or earthy Olive green hues. The black pedestal base allows the seat to swivel 180 degrees, while the seat height can be adjusted anywhere from 21.5'' to 31.6'' to suit your space and comfort. This faux leather bar stool also comes with a built-in footrest that provides convenience while dining or chatting with family and friends.
Faux Leather Upholstered Bar Stool
This affordable bar stool features a thick seat upholstered in distressed brown vegan leather for an eye-catching industrial vibe and plush comfort. Measuring 19.7" W x 30.7" H x 16.6" D, it's perfect for work tables and home bars.
Holland Adjustable Bar Stool
Upholstered in black vegan leather, this bar stool adds luxury, comfort and timeless style to any kitchen, bar area or living space. The chrome base provides 360-degree swivel functionality and features an adjustable gas lift so you can change the height from counter (25.2" seat height) to bar seating (33.5" seat height). The sleek footrest completes the modern look.
Holmes Vegan Leather Bar & Counter Stool (Set of 2)
Another great option is this set of two modern faux leather bar stools. Measuring 19.75'' W x 39'' H x 19.5'' D (with a seat height of 29.5 inches), each stool features a low-back seat and flared steel legs. Integrated footrests provide convenience while plastic glides on the legs prevent your floor from scratches. Choose from two sizes (counter stool or bar stool) and three colors: Vintage Tobacco, Smoke Gray, and Honey Tan.
Marc Genuine Leather Bar & Counter Stools
These leather bar stools blend comfort and contemporary style. With their black metal legs and rounded padded leather seats, they add a modern look to home bars and kitchens. The genuine leather upholstery allows you to relax for hours. Whether enjoying a meal with the family or drinks with friends, these bar stools provide stylish, long-lasting seating perfect for modern spaces.
Marana Bentwood Adjustable Swivel Bar Stool
Blending style and ergonomic comfort, this adjustable swivel bar stool makes a striking statement. Its elegant design features a combination of Black Vegan Leather and walnut veneer, adding a touch of sophistication to any space. This stool boasts a polished chrome base with a 360-degree swivel and a footrest, providing stability and convenience. Using the gas lift mechanism, you can easily adjust the seat height from bar to counter height.
Between Us Leather Barstool
This genuine leather bar stool brings both functionality and style to your home. It measures 17" W x 41" H x 19" D (with a seat height of 31 inches) and features a grid-stitched upholstered seat and black steel legs with buit-in footrest for maximum comfort. Choose from two colors (Camel and Ink) the one that matches your home.
Trystan 29" Bar Stool
This backless leather bar stool measures 15'' W x 29'' H x 15'' D and features X-shaped legs with built-in footrest for support. The seat is upholstered in genuine leather and has welted detailing and button tufting. With its space-saving backless design, luxe materials and metal base, this bar stool makes a bold yet minimalist statement in modern kitchens and entertainment spaces. Choose from two available colors: Dark Sienna and Saddle.
Kody Vegan Leather Bar & Counter Stool (Set of 2)
This set of two vegan leather bar stools will look great in any home. Each stool measures 14.25'' W x 39'' H x 16'' D (with a seat height of 30.5 inches) and comes with plastic leg glides to prevent your floor from scratches. The bucket-style seat is wrapped in faux leather upholstery for an eye-catching, modern look. Choose from two sizes (counter stools or bar stools), and multiple color options.
Gage Faux Leather Swivel Barstool
Another great option is this modern leather swivel barstool. It measures 20" W x 20" D x 39.75" H (with a seat height of 30 inches) and features a scoop seat upholstered in faux leather, accented by baseball-style stitching. The metal legs have integrated footrests for comfort and the swivel mechanism allows 360-degree rotation. This bar stool is available in six colors: Carbon, Cashmere, Raven, Buckeye, Tanner, and Flint.
Briones 29" Brown Genuine Leather Bar Stool
This woven leather bar stool measures 18" W x 39.7" H x 17.7" D (with a seat height of 29 inches) and showcases a beautiful solid teak wood frame in a matte brown finish. The natural wood grains are accentuated throughout its tall silhouette. The genuine leather is artfully wrapped around the frame, providing a comfortable place to rest and a stylish look.
Bremen Bar & Counter Stool (Set of 2)
This set of two minimalist bar stools brings mid-century style to any home. The rounded, backless seats are upholstered in faux leather over plush foam, ensuring hours of comfortable seating. The slightly flared black metal legs are bound by a gold footrest ring, and come with rubber floor glides to protect your floors from scratch marks and scuffs. This set is available in two height options: bar stool (30" seat height) and counter stool (24" seat height).
Pete Swivel Adjustable Height Bar Stool (Set of 2)
Entertain in style with this set of two adjustable swivel bar stools. Each stool boasts a modern design, featuring a sleek pedestal base and a steel frame with a chrome finish. The back and seat are upholstered in faux leather and filled with foam for ergonomic comfort. With a 360-degree swivel, built-in footrest, and adjustable seat height ranging from 21.7'' to 29.9", these stools are great for kitchen islands and home bars. Choose from eight colors, including Beige, Black, White, Red, and more.
Middlebrook Prusiner 30-inch Faux Leather Bar Stool, Set of 2 - Whiskey Brown
This set of two faux leather stools brings elegance and comfort to your bar area. Each stool measures 18" W x 40" H x 22" D (with a seat height of 29 inches from the floor) and features a curved seat and steel legs with integrated footrest. Choose from five colors (Brown, Whiskey Brown, Green, Navy Blue, and Stone Gray) the ones that complement your decor.
Art Leon Rustic Bar Stools (Set of 2)
Our final pick is this set of two rustic faux leather bar stools. Each stool features a bucket seat with a low back, padded with foam, and upholstered with faux leather for comfort. With a 360-degree swivel, half-moon footrest, and adjustable seat height ranging from 23.6'' to 32.31", this set is perfect for kitchen islands and home bars.