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You can be sure these sectionals really are for small spaces— they're all 80 inches wide or under! We also included the width so you can pick one that works best for your space.
1. A 78.5" reversible sectional with a detachable ottoman, which is a luxury you never thought you could have in your tiny space but is now an achievable reality.
Shipping: Arrives within 5–7 days.
Promising review: "This little sofa packs a huge style punch! I’ve never written a review about a sofa, and especially one so affordably priced, but I just had to let you know that this is absolutely the best sofa, the absolute easiest assembly process, and the absolute best quality for the price that I have ever owned! It looked exactly like the picture and is surprisingly comfortable. I will keep this like an old favorite car or a piece of old luggage until it falls apart, and from my observation, that’s going to be a long, long time! I can’t find one thing wrong with this furniture. If I had room I’d purchase another one! Do not hesitate to make this purchase!" —Marianne
Get it from Wayfair for $590+ (available in four colors).
2. A little bitty 72" small space sectional that's reversible and can also be separated into a sofa and an ottoman, so you can have endless relaxation possibilities even though you live in a shoebox.
Shipping: Arrives within 13–16 days.
Promising review: "This couch is literally so beautiful and comfy! It's a bit firm but it softens out over time. I've had it for about two weeks now and have gotten so many compliments. As a bonus, it came earlier than expected AND was super easy to assemble." —Brandy
Get it from Target for $500+ (originally $570; available in three colors).
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3. A 61" modular sectional with a chaise and an ottoman you can configure in any way you want to make your small space feel positively palatial — and, as a bonus, there's storage space under each seat!
Shipping: Arrives within 2 days.
Promising review: "Absolutely love this these item, we are downsizing our empty nest. Being able to configure in any way is very conducive to entertaining in small quarters. The extra storage is also extremely appreciated. Delivery arrived on time without damage. SUPER easy to assemble and comfortable." —Isabeau
Get it from Wayfair for $1,080 (originally $1,249.99; available in three colors).
4. An Amazon-brand small sectional sofa coming in at just 80 inches, and available in a denim fabric that, mark my words, is going to be a trend. Jofa? Jectional? Whatever, it's the next big thing.
Shipping: Overnight shipping is available.
Promising review: "I SCOURED the internet and half of my city trying to find the perfect couch for my space in my budget. I kept coming back to this one and I am so glad I followed my gut. It’s so cute, the fabric isn’t itchy at all but has a bit of a tweed look, dog hair sweeps off easy enough, it’s sturdy, firm-but-not-too-firm. I read some reviews that mention that the chaise sits a smidge higher than the seat and its true — it’s not so much that it sits any higher but more so about the fact that when you sit on one end of the cushion, the other end see-saws up a bit. This does mean, however, that my feet go numb after having them propped up too long. But if I’ve sat on the couch with my feet propped up long enough that they fell asleep, it’s probably time to go do something else so I don’t mind. I’m thrilled with my purchase!" —Maggie
Get it from Amazon for $865.85 (available in four colors).
5. A positively petite 60.5" Burrow sectional lounger that's the apartment-friendly couch of the future: in addition to being just the right shape for you to curl up and take a nap, it's made using stain-resistant fabric!
Shipping: Arrives within 5–10 business days.
Promising review: "I live in a studio with two small lap/couch dogs and one fat cat. I was tired of feeling squished and uncomfortable on my small hard futon. I love this lounger. I use it as my main and only couch. It's small and yet, because of the flexibility, it can be made longer or kept in chaise position. It definitely takes two people to assemble. It was a bit like a big puzzle, but the instructions are very clear and easy to understand. Just don't discard the clearly labeled boxes for identification. I'd also suggest only opening one box at a time. It's firm but very comfortable. The fabric is very nice, not at all cheap looking. I'm very pleased with this purchase and highly recommend Burrow." —Veronica C.
Get it from Burrow for $1,235 (available in four fabric colors and three leg colors).
6. A 78.5" faux leather sectional so classy and functional and sleep-inducing you won't even notice that it's... shall we say, "fun-sized."
Shipping: Available with 2-day shipping.
Promising review: "Perfectly sized for this smaller space. The couch is very comfortable. The packaging it arrived in was so clever. It arrived in two boxes and was vacuum-sealed to be compact and take up a very small amount of space. The assembly was easy and did not take very long to complete. I love the look and style. Perfect for my son's bedroom for hanging out." —Jeannie
Get it from Wayfair for $670+ (originally $719.99; available in two colors).
7. A 74" reversible sectional that genuinely looks like the comfiest place ever to sprawl out and do absolutely nothing, because that is what you deserve.
8. A 78.8" convertible sectional, because TBH, there's no reason you should have to settle for a loveseat that serves no functional purpose in your apartment. Give me a chaise or nothing at all!
Shipping: Arrives within 4–5 days, for a fee of $79.99.
Promising review: "I have ordered two of these sofas. The second because I was so impressed with the first. The packaging is brilliant and assembly instructions easy to follow. Honestly, assembly can be done by one person in less than 30 minutes. Can't beat the price. Love the looks and the fabric on these sofas. They are on the smaller side but very comfortable for three people to sit. Height and depth of cushions make it easy to get up from the couch without a lot of effort. They are firm and comfortable for sitting or taking a nap." —analogmad
Get it from Amazon for $399.99+ (available in two colors).
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9. A pint-sized 73" reversible sectional sofa if your living room desperately needs an upgrade, but you still want to have room to, like, walk around in it and stuff.
Shipping: Arrives within 12–18 days.
Promising review: "We ordered this for our college-aged son for his studio apartment. Very happy with it. It's lightweight; easy to move. Fabric and construction seem like good quality, and it's comfortable. It was the perfect size for a small space. Very happy with it!" —Kathy
Get it from Wayfair for $609.99+ (originally $699; available in three colors).
10. A 78" right-hand facing sectional sofa that proves that you can have the spacious, sprawling sofa of your dreams even if you're short on space.
Shipping: Arrives within 5–7 days.
Promising review: "I selected this couch because of the easy assembly and because it fits very well in small spaces. It is actually very comfortable as well, just need to get a throw blanket and pillows! Love it!! I had no issues as well with delivery (came right to my door) and the correct pieces were delivered in under a week!!" —Tia
Get it from Wayfair for $389.99 (originally $539.99; available in two colors).
11. A 78" tufted reversible sectional whose sturdy steel base and midcentury modern design will be the talk of everyone passing through your place — not to mention, you'll use it every single day with no complaints.
Shipping: Arrives within 8–12 days.
Promising review: "Great concept for a sectional!! This couch went together surprisingly fast! It feels very solid to sit on, nothing wobbles. The cushions are great and it sits a little on the firm side, but firm in a supportive and comfortable way. The light gray is almost a beige gray, so it will not look blue at all." —Joanna
Get it from Wayfair for $1,129.99 (available in two colors).
12. A 78" small sectional whose pillowy cushions and linen construction will be the ideal surface for many, many refreshing naps to come.
Shipping: Arrives within 10 days.
Promising review: "I’m so happy with my beautiful and comfortable sectional sofa. The color is perfect with my home. Honestly, it’s the best sofa that I have in my house — it’s so comfortable and very durable, I can sit all day on it. It’s a great product and very sturdy and affordable. I’m thinking of getting another one for my 16-year-old son for the basement and make it as a theater, since it's perfect for movie night. I highly recommend this beautiful sofa." —Target Customer
Get it from Target for $419.99 (available in three colors).
13. A 71" reversible, compact sectional featuring a a detachable ottoman and as removable, stain-resistant fabric in addition to tons of flexibility for that new apartment you just moved into with a ... dubious floor plan.
Valyou Furniture is a small biz based in Hawaii offering budget-friendly furniture.
Shipping: Arrives within 7 days.
Promising review: "We needed to replace our worn out sofa and looked everywhere without success. Everything was too big, not the right look, or not in stock. I stumbled onto the Valyou website and found what I thought would be the perfect size and color of sofa. I took a chance and ordered it online without sitting on it but I am glad I did it! It’s been the perfect addition to our living room!" —Stacy E.
Get it from Valyou Furniture for $699.95 (available in three colors).
14. A 77" reversible sectional if you've been putting off buying your first adult couch because you're worried about having the space... it's time to take that leap!
Shipping: Arrives within 3–5 days.
Promising review: "Assembly took literally 20 minutes, no tools required! Everything snaps into place securely. I needed something that had a chaise chair and at the same time seat two more! Perfect for my living room! Matches perfectly with everything else! Color is true to life! Spacious and yet does not take up the whole loving room! In love with this piece!" —Regino
Get it from Wayfair for $1,119.99 (available in two colors).
15. A 78" teensy-weensy Crate & Barrel sectional you will fall in love with at first lounge — you can customize which side you want the plush chaise to be on, so you can tailor it completely to your small space.
Shipping: This item is made-to-order, so delivery may take several months, depending on where you live.
Promising review: "I could not have imagined how wonderful this couch would be...It is beautiful, rugged, well made, comfortable, and an incredible addition to our living room. When I bought it I was not sure it would work but it has been miraculous. Crate and Barrel has done a magnificent job of having available a sofa like this at high style, incredible comfort, and a good price. BRAVO!!! Stock more of these and let people know.... Good sofas like this can cost more but I cannot imagine a sofa that would be any better at a higher price." —Naima Prevots
Get it from Crate & Barrel for $3,498 (available with customizable chaise and chair positions, over 200 fabric options, and a wood or metal leg).
16. An 80" left-facing small sectional sofa meant for apartment living, but not skimping on the chaise, which is long enough for your feet to not dangle off the edge — and even more space!
Shipping: Arrives in 7–9 weeks.
Promising review: "More comfortable than it looks! The color looks so different in our home vs. the showroom — taking sample fabric home was very helpful! We have always wanted a larger couch or sectional but are limited on space. This piece is perfect!" —Katherine M.
Get it from Raymour & Flanigan for $2,699.91+ (originally $2,999.90; available in five colors).
17. A 79" reversible small space sectional that's reversible, comes with a floating ottoman, and comes in tons of vibrant colors so your living room can actually be a place where you chill and hang.
Apt2B is a small biz based in Los Angeles creating high-quality, affordable, customizable furniture.
Shipping: This item takes about 3–4 weeks to build, then arrives within 10–14 days when shipped.
Promising review: "I needed to replace my couch and was looking for a piece that was sturdy and comfortable while not feeling too bulky. I'm plus-size, so I wanted something that I wouldn't be worried about every time I sat down on it. I loved being able to order but wait to choose my color until I got samples and I could see the color in my space. Once I picked a color, the folks at Apt2B were super helpful in getting my order placed and with any additional questions. When it arrived, I was a bit nervous as it looked so light and pretty delicate. It was super easy to put together by myself. But once I sat down, it felt sturdy and didn't really react to my weight which was such a relief. Overall, it's been great for my smaller living room and I'm really enjoying it!" —Liz S.
Get it from Apt2B for $2,598 (available in 64 colors and three leg finishes).
Apt2B is also on our list of best places to buy a sofa online!
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