9 Stylish Space Saving Coffee Tables

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People all over the world are living in smaller spaces and even if you are living in a micro-apartment or tiny home, you still want to be able to comfortably enjoy your favorite hot beverage.

Because scaling down is hot, bulky coffee tables, don’t fit the modern lifestyle of urban dwellers anymore. That’s why nifty solutions are sprouting like cockle amongs the wheat. For inspiration, here a list of the most stylish, yet highly functional space saving coffee tables. No shin-bruising space hoggers here.


1. Vittsjö Nesting Tables

Vittsjo nesting glass coffee tables

Nesting these glass coffee tables will spare you space. If more space is available just take them apart to increase your table surface. Read more about Vittsjö. See also these: modern nesting side tables.


2. Kendall Oval Mod Swivel Coffee Table


As if the Christopher Knight Home Kendall Mod Swivel Coffee Table wasn’t amazing already, you’ll be delighted to know that it’s actually three tables in one.

A spine holds three rotating tiers that you can swing around for a variety of table positions, letting you customize your environment to suit your needs at any given moment. Cozy up with a novel or a hot mug of coffee, the possibilities are unlimited!


3. Sofa / Arm Chair Table

flexible wood arm tray


For the really tiny living spaces a couch arm table such as this one from Amazon may be a convenient option. If there’s no space for a separate table this elegant Sofa/Arm Chair Table will function greatly. Also take a look at these modern sofa side tables.


4. Matchbox

Matchbox table by Schulte Furniture
slides like a matchbox for convenient storage


The Matchbox Coffee Table from Schulte Furniture has modern looks and is space-saving making it a great addition for a small Manhattan apartment as well as a spacious mansion. When the sides are pulled a liberal storage compartment emerges. The Matchbox table features a stainless steel or colored glass table top.


5. Tetra with Pull Out Surfaces

Tetra space saving table
pull out additional surfaces when needed (or for great looks)

Four pull-out surfaces add versatility to this table. Slide the shelves into their slots when not in use. The Tetra comes in different colors and customization is an option because you can vary with differently colored surfaces as well. More at Sculptures Jeux.


6. Carolina Nesting Table Set

I would love to have these character-rich coffee tables in my living room. Framodo comes with three nesting end tables made from wood table tops and a powder coated metal frame.

You can use these as a coffee table, TV trays, or wherever you need a place to perch your drink or a cozy display. The table’s base allows it to slip over the arm of a sofa to save space and keep items like snacks close at hand. Read more info about this Carolina Nesting Table Set.


7. MK1 Transforming Coffee Table

transform your coffee table into a dinner table


A great addition for homes in which you have to optimally use your space. The MK1 Transforming Table does double duty, transform it from coffee to dining table in mere seconds.

We like it not only for its functionality but we really dig how the design transforms with its function. From a robust, rather enclosed structure to a pretty sleek dinner table.


8. Mister T Multi-Purpose Coffee Table

Mr T coffee table
a coffee table, tray, floor pillows, and seat in one.


This table is as versatile as Mister T by designer Antoine Lesur is strong (and grumpy). We don’t know if there’s a link between the two but it certainly is a beautiful piece. Here’s more about this coffee table.


9. Zeca Walnut Coffee Table



Convenient and versatile with two two pocket drawers that can be pulled out and in. The Furniture of America Zeca Coffee Table is made out of wood, medium fiber board and strength enhancing veneers.


Can’t get enough? Here’s more ingenious coffee tables.

8 Modern Lift-Top Coffee & Laptop Tables

28 Modern Slide Under The Sofa Side Tables

24 Coffee Tables With (Hidden) Storage Space

Do you like these space-saving coffee tables? Saw one you would want to add to your living room? Drop your comment below.

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