Swing Seats for Trees

Picture the scene. It’s a lazy summer’s afternoon in your garden; the birds are tweeting and the sun is high. Now imagine yourself swinging gently under an old English oak tree—shaded by the bright green canopy in perfect comfort. All's right with the world.

We can’t express enough the joys to be found with a lovingly crafted swing seat, handmade right here in the West Country. Forget the usual ‘A’ frame structure, each swing can be attached using our simple fixing kit, along with steel chains that hang securely from the bough of the tree—the soft suspension makes for a smooth, weightless ride. You’ll never want to get up.

Our swing seats are among the finest in the country.

The seats hang from our simple fixing kit with stainless steel chains that attach to the tree, and are supplied with a bough protector for your branch. It's a truly classic style of garden furniture.

Hanging from a Tree

All we need from you are details on the height and circumference of the bough of the tree you would like to hang your new seat from, and we will prepare the rest for you, a sturdy stainless steel chain set to attach to the tree. Please make sure that the tree bough has sufficient load bearing capacity.

Maximum capacity for each seat is 900lbs with suspension springs attached.

We are always happy to discuss how to hang - and your new seat will arrive fully assembled and ready to hang.

Swing seat hanging from a large tree
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Handcrafted in the UK

Every commission is one of a kind and bespoke to you, beautifully crafted in our Devon workshops.

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Endorsed by the RHS

Sitting Spiritually are the only bespoke swing & bench maker endorsed by the Royal Horticultural Society in the UK.

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Finance Options

Flexible finance options mean you can pay for your swing seat over 12 months with absolutely no interest. 

Hanging a Swing Seat from a Tree

Sitting Spiritually founder Martin Young walks you through a wonderful example of hanging a swing seat from a tree in the picturesque mid-Devon.

How It Works


Find Your Perfect Swing Seat

Browse our range of beautiful wooden garden furniture either online or request a brochure. If you would like any advice or have any questions, please don't hesitate to give us a call or email to discuss your ideas.


Explore Styles & Prices

Every range is available with 5 unique back styles and a range of accessories. Use either of the buttons on this page to look at the different styles available and either send an enquiry, or build up a price and purchase online. 


Secure Your Order

You can pay a £250 deposit at any time to secure your order, either via an online order or by contacting us separately. We will only take a deposit once you are fully happy to proceed.


Crafting Your Commission

Once you have fully approved your commission, our expert joiners get to work on creating your one-off piece. This typically takes around 4 weeks, but can often be quicker for special occasions.


Delivered to Your Garden

Once the swing seat is made, we'll send you a finished picture in the workshop before organising a delivery time and date to suit you. Our expert team will assemble the seat in your garden, ensuring it's hung perfectly and ready for you to enjoy right away.


Relax & Enjoy

Handcrafted using the finest timber available, we know your seat will provide years of enjoyment. We will be in touch in the coming weeks to make sure everything is OK and provide some tips on aftercare. 

Back Style Variations

Below are our 5 back variations available for the Swing Seats from Trees. You can click on each of the images to enlarge it. To make an enquiry, click the 'Start Your Journey' button towards the top of this page.

Hand carved garden seat design

Heart Back Style

Wood garden swing seat

Curve Back Style

Hand carved wooden garden swing seats

Fan Back Style

Swing seat design - wooden

Slat Back Style

Bespoke garden swing seat - hand carved wood

Swirl Back Style

Swing Seat Accessories

"Impossible to imagine life without it."

We are delighted with our lovely swing seat. It's already impossible to imagine life without it. Thank you for making the whole transaction so easy.


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