IBA19 Badges Nominated

Be the host with the most by fully accomodating your guests with an extendable dining table. Here is our pick of the best space-saving options.

Modish Living Extendable Table

Image: Modish Living

Hosting guests can be a real pain if you don't have the right dining set up. An extendable dining table is a great option for those that don't require lots of seating on a daily basis, but like to host their family and friends from time to time. Plus, there are some super stylish ones on the market.

Take a look at our top buys below.

Shay extendable dining table, £539.99, Oak Furnitureland

Oakfurnitureland Table

Image: Oak Furniture Land

This eight seater Shay table is beautifully classic and timeless. It has a rustic solid oak tabletop with a tidy cut detailing design for a traditional look. 

It has a simple-to-use hidden extending mechanism and the sections feature the same finish as the top, so it looks almost seamless.

Park up extendable table, £895, Loaf

Loaf Dining Opener

Image: Loaf

We love the gorgeous blue shade of this Park Up table from Loaf. It has a luxurious light beached timber finish top that has been layed in a parquet formation. 

Whether you need to sit 6, 8 or 10 people, this table will no doubt be a great space to entertain your guests.

Standford reclaimed wood table, £469, Modish Living

Modish Living Extendable Table Copy

Image: Modish Living

If it's the industrial look you're after, then look no further than this Stanford dining table. It comes in two sizes, extending out for special occasions. We love how it has been styled here with stylish bench seating.

The table is made out of reclaimed wood and sits perfectly on top of black distressed steel Nixon legs.

Inglewood extendable dining table, £97.99, Wayfair

Wayfair Extendable Table

Image: Wayfair

The Inglewood table from Wayfair is an ideal option for those that struggle with dining space full stop. It's super compact and its double drop leaf design means it will fit seamlessly in any home.

Its white lacquered finish is sure to suit most interior styles, whilst also being very easy to clean.

Deauville table, £349, Made

Made Extendable Table

Image: Made

This Deauville oval table from Made is a style winner in our eyes. Whether you opt for the plain wood or navy blue finish, it will no doubt answer all of your space-saving problems.

It can sit between 4-6 people comfortably and we recommend pairing it with simple Scandi-inspired dining chairs.

Suki folding table, £275, Habitat

Habitatnew Table

Image: Habitat

The Suki table from Habitat has to be one of our favourites. It is designed in-house and is exclusive to Habitat, making it a beautifully unique piece.

Perfect for smaller spaces, the compact design starts off as a cosy table for two but can be extended to seat six. 


Do you have an extendable dining table? Let us know on social! Tweet us @goodhomesmag or post a comment on our Facebook page, or post a picture of your dining table on Instagram using the hashtag #ThisGoodHome for your chance to be featured on our Instagram.



Top tips for entertaining in a small dining room

5 tableware trends for autumnal dining

Create a cocktail corner for just £30!

Soho Home Treat Decoration Table Favour Silver
Dining Room

Stylish Christmas dining table favour ideas

Don't waste your money on the usual Christmas crackers and treat your guests to covetable takeaway treats instead - which also double up as stylish...
Elegant Scandi Room Set Ideal Home Show Preview Main Image
Dining Room

Sneak peek: elegant Scandi dining at Ideal Home Show Christmas

Take a first look at one of our creative room sets from this year's Ideal Home Show Christmas.
The Post House Dining Table Scheme Linen Poppyhead
Dining Room

5 tableware trends for autumnal dining

Capture the atmosphere of the season with these trending styling ideas for your dinner party table.