Chou Click Clack Sofa Bed Reviews

Chou Click Clack Sofa Bed Reviews

If you’re hoping to make the most out of the available space in your home, but also want to accommodate occasional visitors, a sofa bed is an excellent option. 

MADE was selling the Chou Click Clack sofa bed for over five years, and it was a popular option on their website. However, the retailer recently closed and this sofa bed is no longer sold.

IMPORTANT: As of 1 November, 2022 MADE has filed for insolvency and is no longer in business. 

Below are two alternative sofa beds you can check out instead:

1. Yaheetech Modern Sofa Bed

Click Clack sofa bed three seater
Click Clack sofa bed

The Yaheetech Sofa Bed has a very similar design and even lower price tag. The frame is made from durable engineered wood, and has a weight capacity of up to 350kg.

It has solid wood legs, sinuous springs and thick foam padding which makes sitting and sleeping on the sofa comfortable. It is 185cm wide (including the arms), with option to remove the armrests.

There is an easy click clack mechanism, so you can easily turn this into a bed for your guests. There are 4 colour options: black, dark grey, light grey, and modern grey in velvet.

Price: from £209.99

2. Livia Sofa Bed by Bensons for Beds

livia sofa bed in ochre1
livia sofa bed sleeps two

The Livia Sofa Bed from Bensons for Beds is elegant, affordable and functional. It has wooden feet and you can buy it in orange, teal or grey colour. 

This sofa bed has an easy click clack mechanism, which allows you to turn it into a bed. It can seat three people and sleep two. It comes with 5 year guarantee.

Price: on sale £279 (reg. £299) 

3. Gallway 3-Seater Clic-Clac Sofa Bed

Gallway 3-Seater Clic-Clac Sofa Bed grey
Gallway 3-Seater Clic-Clac Sofa Bed navy

The Gallway 3-Seater Clic-Clac Sofa Bed by Dreams has a contemporary and modern design. It’s upholstered in soft velvet look fabric and has solid wood legs. The sofa bed has supportive pocket spring system inside, which makes it comfortable to sit and sleep on. You can easily lower the back and turn it into a bed, which measures: 190cm long (excluding arms) x 112cm wide x 39cm high.

It’s available in four stylish colours: green, grey, navy and orange. It comes with 1 year guarantee.

Price: £899

Below is a detailed review of the Chou Click Clack Sofa Bed by MADE, in case you want to see how it looked and what were some of its key features. 

Key Features:

  • Frame is made of solid pine wood.
  • It’s upholstered in recycled velvet or tight weave 100% polyester fabric.
  • Back folds down easily to create a sofa bed (arms can be removed too).

Let’s take a look at the Chou Sofa Bed in more detail.

Chou Click Clack Sofa Bed (Polyester Upholstery)

chou click clack sofa bed by MADE
Chou sofa bed in butter yellow colour

The Chou Click Clack Sofa is available in polyester fabric, which slightly cheaper than the velvet option. 

It can seat three people. It has a simple fold down mechanism, creating a sofa bed with sleeping area of 190cm long x 110cm wide. In addition to this, the arms can be easily removed, in case you have taller guests sleeping over. 

The angled wooden legs and buttoned details provide a retro feel to this sofa, and the soft fabric provides perfect comfort alongside the stylish design. 

Rating: 4.4/5 stars from 612 customers
Price: £525 

Chou Click Clack Sofa Bed (Recycled Velvet)

chou sofa bed in ocean blue velvet
chou sofa bed in recycled velvet

For those looking for a more elegant and luxurious sofa bed, the Chou Click Clack sofa bed upholstered in recycled velvet is a great option. 

It has the same size and features. It can also seat three people, with a simple click clack mechanism allowing you to turn it into a bed in seconds. The sleeping area is 190cm long x 110cm wide. 

This sofa bed is upholstered in recycled velvet, making it an eco-friendly furniture piece. It’s everything you want in a sofa bed and is extremely stylish at the same time.

Price: £575 

Chou Click Clack Sofa Bed Dimensions:

Overall the Chou Click Clack Sofa Bed has a compact design. It’s size is the following:
  • Dimensions of sofa: 210cm long x 88cm deep x 82cm high.
  • Dimensions of mattress (when used as sofa bed): 190cm long x 110cm wide x 25cm thick.
  • The legs are made of wood and are 18cm high.

Keep in mind, that the sleeping area is slightly smaller than a small double size mattress, which measures 120cm x 190cm. Therefore it might be a bit tight if you have two people sleeping there. 

Alternatively, you can check out the Haru Sofa Bed by MADE, which is available in small double and large double size sofa bed. It also comes at an affordable price, with three sizes to choose from. 

The Chou Click Clack Sofa Bed can seat 3 people, with maximum weight capacity of 110kg each (so the whole sofa has 330 kg maximum weight limit).  

Delivery and Assembly:

Depending on the colour you choose, the Chou Sofa Bed can arrive in as little as 5 business days if it’s in stock. If it’s not in stock it may take 4-10 weeks for it to be delivered. If you’re looking for something with a shorter delivery period, check out the Jasper Sofa Bed by M&S.

MADE has a delivery fee of around £25-£39, but you can check the exact fee at the checkout page. 

Assembly is quite easy. All you have to do is assemble the legs and arms and you’ll be all set to use the sofa bed. One customer even noted that it’s “incredibly easy to ensemble – already pretty much done in the way it’s packaged.”

Below you can see two photos of the Chou Sofa bed (the second picture has storage built-in, however it’s no longer available).

chou sofa bed by made Quartz Blue
chou sofa bed in Cygnet Grey

Chou Click Clack Sofa Bed Reviews

Those that have taken the time to review their purchase of the Chou sofa bed have been generally positive about their experience. The Chou sofa bed upholstered in polyester scored an impressive 4.4 out of 5.0 from over 612 reviews.

Pros:

  • From a positive viewpoint, many reviewers are extremely pleased with the style and design of the Chou sofa bed and believe its the perfect addition to their home.
  • People are generally happy with its comfort too, both as a bed and as a sofa, which surprised many people given its comparatively low price point.
  • Many find it very easy to turn into a bed and vise versa, taking them a few seconds. 

Cons:

  • As for the negative reviews, several customers have commented that the interior foam of the sofa bed has started to sag/dip after several months of use.
  • Several customers have also noticed slight damages after a while, including buttons that have been ripped off and other scuffs and scrapes that have damaged the fabric. 

While there is some criticism over the quality of the sofa, overall the vast majority of reviews are positive. 

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