Frequently Asked Questions

What is a Balinese bed?

A Balinese bed is a type of outdoor furniture from Bali, Indonesia. It is a circular structure that resembles a bed, with a mattress in the center surrounded by a wooden or bamboo structure that serves as a backrest and armrest. It can also have a canopy to protect from the sun or rain. Balinese beds are often used in outdoor areas such as gardens, terraces, swimming pools or beaches, and are designed to provide a comfortable and relaxing space for resting, reading or sunbathing. These beds are usually made of weather and moisture resistant materials to ensure durability. At Fiaka we offer a variety of Balinese beds with different sizes, designs and manufacturing materials.

What materials are used in the manufacture of Balinese beds?

In the manufacture of Balinese beds, natural and high quality materials, such as Iroko wood, are usually used. These materials offer strength and durability, as well as an elegant and cozy look.

In terms of textile materials, outdoor and weather-resistant fabrics are used, such as nautical leatherette or filtech, which offer protection against the sun and humidity, as well as being easy to clean and maintain. Cushions and pillows made of different materials, such as high-density foam, can also be used to provide greater comfort and softness.

Are Balinese beds durable?

Yes, Balinese beds are very durable, especially those that have been manufactured with high quality materials and outdoor resistance. It is important to follow the manufacturer’s care and maintenance instructions to prolong its service life.

How should Balinese beds be cared for?

Balinese beds require certain care to maintain their appearance and quality over time. In general, the following guidelines are recommended:

By following these care guidelines, you can enjoy a Balinese bed in optimal condition for a long time.

Can Balinese beds be used indoors?

Yes, although Balinese beds are designed for outdoor use, they can be used indoors and match your home decor. At, you will find a wide variety of indoor and outdoor Balinese bed designs.

Are Balinese beds easy to assemble?

Most Balinese beds come with assembly instructions and are easy to assemble. If additional assistance is required, it is advisable to consult the manufacturer or hire a professional installation service. In we have a home assembly service.

Can I customize the size or shape of my Balinese bed?

Yes, it is possible to customize the size or shape of a Balinese bed. In Fiaka, for example, we offer customized Balinese beds in which you can choose the size, shape and color you want, thus adapting to the needs and tastes of the customer.

What is the maximum weight supported by the Balinese beds?

The maximum weight supported by the Balinese beds depends on the model and the materials used in their manufacture. In general, Balinese beds can support a maximum weight of 200 to 300 kilograms. However, it is important to follow the manufacturer’s recommendations and not exceed the maximum weight indicated to avoid damage to the bed structure and ensure its durability. In addition, it is recommended not to jump or make sudden movements on the Balinese bed to avoid possible injuries.

Can Balinese beds be used indoors or outdoors only?

Although Balinese beds are designed for outdoor use, their style and comfort make them ideal for indoor spaces as well. In fact, many people choose to use them on their terraces, porches or winter gardens, as well as in interior spaces such as living rooms or bedrooms. It is important to note that some models of Balinese beds may require more space, so it is recommended to measure the area where you want to place the bed to ensure that it has enough space and is suitable for indoor use.

Is it necessary to use a canopy with the Balinese bed?

It is not necessary to use a canopy with the Balinese bed, as these beds are designed for outdoor use, in open environments such as gardens, terraces or beaches, where you can enjoy the breeze and the sun. However, some models of Balinese beds include a canopy or awning to provide shade and protection from the sun and other weather elements. The use of a canopy can also contribute to create a more intimate and cozy atmosphere in the Balinese bed. Ultimately, the choice of whether or not to use a canopy will depend on personal preference and the environment in which the Balinese bed is used.

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