Best Amazon rugs: 9 buys to update any room (plus the best Prime Day deals)

Yes Amazon rugs are really beautiful and yes they are really affordable especially when you pick one up on Amazon Prime Day

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When you think of rugs you might not always think of Amazon rugs. However, since our discovery that Amazon rugs are actually some of the most stylish and most affordable around we have all decked our homes out with at least one. You see, Amazon isn't just for bulk buying cleaning products and to stock up on cookery books, in fact it is home to many stylish and quality homeware buys, at amazing prices, of course. 

These prices are only made better on Amazon Prime Day too! So we have had a trawl through all the rugs on the site and rounded up our favorite plus found some amazing Prime Day deals you can shop if you sign up to become a Prime Member today.

For more gorgeous rug options head over to our round up of the best living room rugs

The best rugs to buy this prime day 

nuLOOM Natura Collection Chunky Loop Jute Rug | $126 $84

Every home needs at least one jute rug. They are  such practical rugs for high traffic areas, they never look worn or dirty and bring some of that boho-style and plenty of texture into what ever room you throw them down in.View Deal

Boho Chic Vintage Distressed Medallion Area Rug | From $31.49

Loving the colors in this 'worn' Persian style rug. Again these are great additions to busy households because they already look like they have been run over hundreds of times!View Deal

Well Woven Cenar Beige Flat-Weave Hi-Low Pile Rug | From $38

The textures of this rug are amazing, so thick and expensive looking. We are definitely getting Anthropologie vibes here but for a fraction of the price.  View Deal

Artistic Weavers Desta Area Rug | $205 $106

A great rug for neutral lovers, this grey number will add plenty of pattern to your space but the subtle colors mean to could work with any style or color scheme. It's stain resistant too, so a stylish option for potentially messy households!View Deal

The best Amazon rugs 

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1. Cotton Woven Tassel Rug

A slightly Scandi, slightly boho rug that would be a super affordable update for any room

Specifications
Size: From 2ft x 3ft
Material: Polyester
Reasons to buy
+Really affordable+Plenty of sizes to choose from +Simple design to suit all styles
Reasons to avoid
-You'll need to add an anti slip mat to go underneath

If you are after a rug that's going to add some subtle pattern and interest to any room but not totally overwhelm the space, this is our top pick. It's neutral so is going to work with any colour scheme you already have going on but the Aztec pattern is enough to add just a touch of style. There are loads of sizes to choose from the and they are super cheap too so a really affordable way to update your room. 

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2. Unique Loom Sofia Traditional Area Rug

A stylish Persian rug that will suit all tastes

Specifications
Size: From 4ft x 6ft
Materal: Polypropylene
Reasons to buy
+On trend design for a great price+The worn look means it won't show scuffs and marks +Plenty of sizes and colours to choose from 
Reasons to avoid
-Reviewers mention that the edges start to curl after a while so buy carpet tape too

Everyone loves a Persian rug, they are just a classic that suits so many styles and isn't going to date any time soon. Not so long ago to get a worn Persian rug, you'd probably have to trawl the souks or pay out a lot for the real thing, but now we are seeing loads of Persian-style rugs that come pre-distressed (ie the print makes it look worn). Amazon have loads of really affordable options but we love this neutral design – despite the lighter colour, it would still be perfect for high-traffic area because it already looks like its been walked over for years.  

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3. Andecor Soft Fluffy Rug

Simple, chic and the perfect home update for the cooler months

Specifications
Size: From 4ft x 6ft
Materal: Microfiber
Reasons to buy
+Great price+Anti-slip underside +Perfect as bedroom carpet to add instant comfort and warmth 
Reasons to avoid
-Won't suit high-traffic areas

A big fluffy rug is a super easy autumn update, throw this one down in your bedroom and living room and you have an instantly warmer and more cosy room. This area rug comes in loads of colours, but obviously we couldn't resist grey – a practical and stylish choice for a rug. 

This is quite a long pile rug which is great for comfort but less so for high traffic areas so many keep this to bedrooms and living rooms. It has an anti-slip underside so won't be sliding around if you have hard floors and can be washed by hand. 

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4. Grey Hand Woven Wool Area Rug

Super simple, but really stylish this Amazon rug would add a touch a boho style to any room

Specifications
Size: From 2ft x 3ft
Material: Wool
Reasons to buy
+Great value for a wool carpet+Plenty of colour options available +Good for high traffic areas 
Reasons to avoid
-The larger rugs do get expensive 

If you are after one of the best Amazon rugs you need to check out the Momeni store. They have so many gorgeous rugs in bang on trend designs. We loved this grey number, because of how versatile it is, there is a bit of a boho edge which we love, but it would work with any style. The low pile means its good for high traffic areas like hallways and kitchens and the colour will hide any scuffs too. 

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5. Kasa Jute Braided Rug

Bang on trend and super affordable this round natural Amazon rug is the best you can buy

Specifications
Size: 90cm/120cm
Materal: Jute
Reasons to buy
+Stylish design at an affordable price+Made from sustainable materials +Two sizes available 
Reasons to avoid
-The colour slightly varies for each rug so just bear that in mind

We have been seeing this kind of intricate rattan woven rug all over Instagram in the last few months, and we are not lying when we say some of the options we were looking at were in the hundreds. Amazon is selling this gorgeous jute rug for just £39.90, and that's for the larger size (120cm) if you are after something smaller, you can pick up the 90cm version for just £29.90.

This would be perfect for adding a rustic touch to your living room, or layered with other rugs in a bedroom. In fact, the sturdy jute material that doesn't show marks would also make it an ideal rug for a hallway or a kitchen.  

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6. Paco Home Shaggy Rug

If you're after a classic Berber style rug at a great price, look no further...

Specifications
Size: 120cm x 170cm
Material : Polyester/cotton
Reasons to buy
+Plenty of sizes to choose from+Really soft under foot 
Reasons to avoid
-Long pile means it isn't ideal for high traffic areas

If it's a Berber style rug you're after but haven't found anything that suits your budget, Amazon has loads of options. Our favourite is the Paco Home shaggy Berber rug. Rather than being the traditional monochrome you usually see, this Amazon rug is actually a softer blue and cream, perfect if you like a more subtle style but still want to add a slight boho vibe to your space. 

It's a high pile rug, so it is really soft and fluffy underfoot, perfect for a bedroom but we will say, as with all long pile rugs, this wouldn't be suitable for areas of high traffic as it would wear quickly.  

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7. Movian Matevir rectangular area rug

Add a splash of colour to your home with this stunning geometric rug

Specifications
Size: 292.1cm x 200.7cm
Material : Polypropylene/Polyester
Reasons to buy
+Stain and fade resistant+Plenty of size options 
Reasons to avoid
-Most expensive of our picks 

Rugs are perfect for adding a splash of colour to your room, even for those afraid of colour, because they are temporary. You can whack down a rainbow rug, live with it for a while, get used to it, and if the technicoloured life still isn't for you, no harm done, rug comes up (so much easier than painting over a florescent orange wall). 

If you are looking to add a bit more colour to your home, this Movian Matevir Rectangular area rug would be perfect. It's got a cream base, nothing too crazy and all the colours are all quite muted. The pattern is tribal inspired, always a big trend for the summer, so this could be the perfect seasonal update. 

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8. Hequn Faux Fur Rug

A great cheap option to add texture and style to your home

Specifications
Size : 60cm x 90cm
Material: Polyester
Reasons to buy
+Non slip and easy to clean +Made from soft, high quality faux fur+Hypoallergenic 
Reasons to avoid
-Not very thick -Not suitable for high traffic areas

Of course we had to pick out a faux fur rug, they are just so versatile  – you can pop them over the back of a sofa or at the end of the bed, as well as obviously on the floor. We couldn't resist this Hequn faux fur pink rug, the colour is stunning! 

Despite the cheap price, it's made from quality faux fur that tufts nicely and doesn't feel at all synthetic under foot. Again we wouldn't recommend for high traffic areas, but if you are desperate to have it in your hallway, just order a rug brush (yes that's a thing) along with it. 

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9. Nuloom Vintage Persian Area Rug

Distressed rugs are bang on trend and Amazon has some lovely affordable options

Specifications
Size: 122cm x 183cm
Material : Polypropylene
Reasons to buy
+Perfect for high traffic areas+Plenty of size options+Doesn't shed and easy to clean 
Reasons to avoid
-Note the colours are darker in reality than in the Amazon pictures 

Our love for distressed Persian style rugs is still going strong; if it doesn't look like it's been walked over for a hundred years at least, we want nothing to do with it. What's great about them too, is because they already look nicely worn they are perfect for high-traffic areas or if you have pets or kids for that matter. They are easy to keep clean and suit all styles.

We love the colours in this Nuloom Persian rug , the blue adds just enough punch to get noticed, but it's not so busy that it risks taking over the whole room. Just note that the colours are slightly darker than pictured here, the white is creamier and the blue is deeper. 

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