12 Outdoor Rugs to Fit Every Budget and Style

Bring a resilient splash of color outside with these durable all-weather rugs that resist open-air perils like mildew and fading.

  1. "Alys" by Ballard Designs

    Patterned Rug

    This polyproplyene patterned rug, machine-loomed to mimic hand-knotting while keeping costs down, comes in five colors and resists both fading and mildew. Priced from $19 to $199, it is seriously stylish—and seriously affordable.


  2. "Ames" by Pottery Barn

    Recycled Rug

    Handwoven of 100% recycled polyester, this yarn-dyed rug feels like real wool—although no sheep were shorn in its creation. Reversible, easy to clean, and manufactured for long-lasting color, it comes in various sizes and is priced from $39 to $279.


  3. "Ocean Wave" by Frontgate

    Antimicrobial Rug

    Boasting a colorful wave pattern, this felted outdoor rug is made with a hand-layering needle-punch process and is a mere .38 inch thick. Both fade- and mildew-resistant, this is a soft, durable all-weather rug that is easy to clean. Priced from $495.


  4. "Racetrack" Braided Rug from L.L. Bean


    If you're looking for some country appeal, consider this all-weather braided rug from L.L. Bean. Made of polypropylene woven in a traditional Racetrack pattern, it is designed to drain water easily, dry quickly, and resist mold. It's reversible, available in four sizes and four colors, and priced from $49 to $499.


  5. "Suzanne Kasler Wide Stripe" by Ballard Designs

    Hand-Tufted Rug

    This vivid canopy stripe rug is hand-tufted and made of 100% washable poly-acrylic pile. Soft and smart, it is fade- and mildew-resistant and can be easily cleaned with a mild soap solution and garden hose. It's available in three colors and assorted sizes, and priced from $49 to $699.


  6. "Jute Bouclé" by West Elm

    Jute Rug

    Handwoven from 100% jute, a soft, shiny vegetable fiber, this reversible rug is classic and durable, and comes in a variety of colors. While jute rugs may not offer the longevity of modern synthetics, there's no denying their beauty, indoors or out. It's available in various sizes, including runners, and ranges in price from $39 to $499.


  7. "Seascape Chindi" at Cost Plus World Market

    Water Bottle Rug

    You can enjoy the beauty of this colorful, flat-woven indoor/outdoor rug and rest easy knowing that you've made an eco-smart purchase. Handwoven of polyester yarn made from recycled water bottles, this rug is agreeably sized at 3' x 5'—and agreeably priced at $59.99.


  8. Five Seasons "South Padre" Rug at Hayneedle

    Striped Rug

    The bold cream and blue stripes of this indoor/outdoor rug by Couristan will make a fashion statement in any backyard. Made of 100% polypropylene in a flat-weave construction, the rug is mold- and mildew-resistant, and UV-stablized for color retention. It's available from Hayneedle.com and priced from $19 to $89.


  9. "St. Tropez" by Ballard Designs

    Olefin Rug

    Loomed in a high/low weave of 100% olefin, this rug mimics the look of sisal but offers a softer, more luxurious feel. It resists stains, mildew, mold, and fading, and can be customized in a number of Sunbrella fabric borders. Priced from $159 to $849.


  10. "Red Bolinas" at Cost Plus World Market

    Easy to Clean Rug

    Woven of 50% jute and 50% polypropylene, this Bolinas-patterned rug is certain to enliven any porch, deck, or poolside. Easy to clean and UV-stabilized to protect against fading, the 4.9' x 6.9' rug is available at worldmarket.com and currently priced at $59.99.


  11. "Lucia" by Grandinroad

    Long Lasting Rug

    Vibrant hues of green and blue enhance the abstract lotus blossom pattern of the Lucia rug. Made of UV-stabilized acrylic and polypropylene, the rug offers the look of natural fibers with the benefits of fade- and moisture-resistance and easy care. Available in four sizes and priced from $49 to $499. 


  12. "Shaw Living Floral Turquoise" at Home Depot

    Affordable Rug

    Celebrate summer with this brightly colored indoor/outdoor floral rug from Shaw. Machine-woven in olefin with a latex backing, the 8' x 10' carpet is both colorfast and stain-resistant, and attractively priced at The Home Depot for $159. 


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