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Contemporary & classic designer furniture

Thonet New Zealand offers some of the world’s best contemporary and classic designer furniture sourced from Europe, America, Australia, and locally here in New Zealand.

We specialise in both commercial and residential furniture, focusing on requirements for cafés and restaurants, offices, and designer lounge furniture for home.

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Our showroom is open Monday to Friday 9 - 5pm, and Saturdays 10am - 3pm.

Since 1993 we have supplied European Thonet bentwood chairs and barstools to the New Zealand hospitality industry. We carry considerable stock in NZ so are able to supply tables, chairs, barstools, bar leaners and banquette/booth seating for cafes and restaurants at short notice.

Thonet New Zealand Ltd hold exclusive licences to manufacture contemporary furniture by leading Australasian design houses including Anibou, MAP and Tomahawk Studios. We also offer classic furniture from the great innovators Michael Thonet, Alvar Aalto, Ingmar Relling, and Philippe Stark.

Thonet | The classic No. 18

Genuine European Thonet bentwood cafe chairs & barstools for commercial hospitality projects and residential dining areas. For a truly classic cafe, restaurant, bar or residential interior that never goes out of style you simply cannot go past this collection! Read more

New products and projects

Thonet | Bentwood Chair Hire
The Daensen is a great folding bentwood chair for your wedding or corporate event where quality and contemporary style are preferred. We have 130 hirage chairs in the Daensen design in European Beech timber stained classic walnut.
Alma Design | Meg Armchair
Designed for the outdoors with UV inhibiting polyethylene, the Meg Arm Chair can also be fully upholstered for soft interior seating.
Alma Design | X 2Big Lounge Chair
A high back version of the X Big Lounge chair, the X 2Big has an upholstered head rest and timber or metal frame, with a fixed or swivel base.  Designed to sit within a cohesive family of side chairs, barstools and tables.
Alma Design | Lips Chair
Two soft “shells” form the seat of the dining chair Lips, designed to be drawn near to various types of furniture. Ideal for contemporary hotel and commercial interiors. The Lips Chair structure is made of bentwood and is fully padded to ensure added comfort.