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Top 7 Sofas of 2016

SmartFurniture.com analyzed hundreds of sofas from dozens of manufacturers, along with customer ratings, returns, comments, surveys, and a bunch of other factors to determine which sofas have the highest level of customer satisfaction.


"Buying a sofa is a leap of faith, especially online."

*Actual customer review

At Smart Furniture, we want to make your shopping experience enjoyable. One of the best things we can do is provide you with insight into our best sellers and our customers' feedback about the items they bought. This list will be dedicated to our top 7 sofas.

Sofas are an intimidating purchase since they can be expensive. Making the decision even more difficult, we carry a bunch of brands—and each brand has many models to choose from. A new sofa is a big commitment! Ideally, you'll be spending many years with it, so you want to make sure to get one that you're comfortable sitting in for the long haul. Since there are so many options and differences between each sofa, we're going to do our best to give you honest reasons why you should or shouldn't choose the sofas on our list.


95.31%
Customer Satisfaction Rating

Customer Rating:

Recommend to a Friend? 100%

Return Rate: 5.0%

Starting Price: $1,255

The only sleeper sofa to make the list, The Unfurl Sofa Bed is a simple yet multifunctional piece of furniture. The sofa's back can be placed in three positions—upright, 45 degree lounge, or flat—and it comes in two neutral colors. Its simple design and clean lines make it easy to assimilate into practically any space. Buy one for your college-bound child and watch his or her popularity soar!


95.84%
Customer Satisfaction Rating

Customer Rating:

Recommend to a Friend? 100%

Return Rate: 4.76%

Starting Price: $3,395

The Manhattan Sofa by Ekornes brings Norwegian style and comfort to your home. Made from an engineered frame, premium leather, and individual reclining seats, this sofa is the whole package. With wood accents on the gently sloping arms, everything about this sofa's construction is made with your comfort in mind. It even has a quickship option, so if you're needing one of the best sofas you can buy, but you need it fast, you can do that with the Manhattan Sofa.


98.05%
Customer Satisfaction Rating

Customer Rating:

Recommend to a Friend? 100%

Return Rate: 2.17%

Starting Price: $3,199

The Jane Bi-sectional Sofa is our #1 selling sofa, and it's easy to see why. It has great modern lines, it's available in five awesome fabrics, and you can put the chaise on either the right or left side. It's one of the most innovative designs on the market by one of the best brands. If you like to rearrange your space often, the versatility and flexibility that the Jane Bisectional provides is unbeatable.


98.39%
Customer Satisfaction Rating

Customer Rating:

Recommend to a Friend? 100%

Return Rate: 1.72%

Starting Price: $1,999

Gus Modern managed to get three different sofas into our top 7 list. The Spencer Sofa has a whopping 98.39% satisfaction rating due to its sleek design, modern fabric selection, and solid frame construction. The blind-tufted seat and cushions make the Spencer a truly unique and attractive specimen.


98.43%
Customer Satisfaction Rating

Customer Rating:

Recommend to a Friend? 100%

Return Rate: 1.89%

Starting Price: $1,531.20

A classy, mid-century design by Younger Furniture, the Michael Sofa boasts a chunky frame and plush cushions. Like all of Younger's product selection, it is available in hundreds of fabric options. The Michael Sofa brings tasteful and understated modern design to any space. Whether you live in an urban loft or a suburban golf community, the Michael Sofa will look great in your home.


98.49%
Customer Satisfaction Rating

Customer Rating:

Recommend to a Friend? 100%

Return Rate: 1.56%

Starting Price: $1768.80

The Lily Sofa is the culmination of mid-century modern furniture design and quality American manufacturing. Younger Furniture (based out of High Point, North Carolina) is dedicated to making some of the best-made sofas in the world. They offer a whole slew of fabric options, and we're able to send you swatches for free. Why plan your color scheme around your furniture when you can make your furniture match the room, right?


100%
Customer Satisfaction Rating

Customer Rating:

Recommend to a Friend? 100%

Return Rate: 0.00%

Starting Price: $1,999

The Atwood sofa combines the classic look of a Chesterfield sofa with simpler, updated modern lines. Its defined edges create a welcoming harbor for all-day sitting, and the backrest and extended armrests provide comfortable leaning places for complete relaxation. With its toned-down design, the Atwood is an ideal seating solution for every room. From man-caves to formal sitting rooms, this sofa will provide hours of comfortable lounging and sustain hours of conversation with friends and family.


So, that's our report on the Top 7 sofas based on customer satisfaction. We've based our results on what our customers have said and removed our opinions from the equation. We know that everyone will have their own opinions — and not everyone will agree with the results. That's OK.

If you're buying a sofa, the important thing to remember is that you should think of it as a long term investment. Make sure that you speak with people who sell all types of sofas and make them aware of your particular circumstances. Feel free to contact us anytime with questions (click here for ways to reach us). If you're shy, try out our FurnitureGenius and let us know if it gets it right (or wrong). Good luck, and happy shopping!

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