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Best Shoe Storage Ottomans

Closets rarely have enough space to store all of your footwear. Instead, ottomans with added storage compartments are a stylish, space-saving way to keep your shoes organized and out of the way. From stool to benches, we rounded up some of the best shoe storage ottomans to fit a range of spaces. They come with features like exposed shoe compartments and memory foam-padded seats for optimal comfort as you sit down to put on your pairs. Read on to find the perfect match for your home.

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1. Sorbus Storage Ottoman

This cube-shaped ottoman features a soft suede exterior and cushioned lid with a button-tufted design.

Pros: It’s offered in several color sand is easily foldable for convenient storage when not in use.

Cons: There is no handle for easy transport.

sorbus shoe storage ottoman
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2. Otto & Ben Storage Bench

This model uses faux leather with a memory foam padded seat to combine aesthetics with comfort.

Pros: It’s available in two sizes as well as multiple colors and styles. It also collapses and features dividers inside.

Cons: This one also isn’t the easiest to move around.

otto and ben storage ottoman
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3. Seville Classics Shoe Storage Bench

This style offers an open design with nine cubbies to store shoes so they don’t pile on top of one another.

Pros: It’s strong enough for most people to sit on and easily folds down. The button-tufted top is cushioned.

Cons: It’s not equipped to hold tall shoes or high heels.

seville classics shoe storage bench
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4. Convenience Concepts Round Shoe Ottoman

This round ottoman is also equipped with a removable button-tufted lid that’s padded for sitting.

Pros: The striped interior features 12 shoe storage compartments. It comes in multiple finishes and nine colors.

Cons: Some may find the pockets inside a little flimsy.

Convenience Concepts Round Shoe Ottoman
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5. Linon Carmen Shoe Storage Ottoman

The longest style on our list, this sizable ottoman is equipped with shoe storage pockets on each side.

Pros: The lid also has a plush cushioned button-tufted top and a safety hinge inside. It’s available in three colors.

Cons: The compartments may not be great for bigger men’s shoes.

Linon Carmen Shoe Storage Ottoman
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6. MJL Furniture Designs Shoe Ottoman

While this tufted shoe ottoman weighs under 50 pounds alone, it’s strong enough to support up to 300 pounds.

Pros: It comes in four colors and is offered with 14 or 18 slots that can fit a men’s size 12 and women’s size 14.

Cons: The dividers may not be the most durable.

MJL Furniture Designs Shoe Ottoman
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7. Simpli Home Storage Ottoman

In addition to a shallow case up top, this option features a shelf at the bottom for storing more shoes.

Pros: It’s made of faux leather and solid wood and comes in three colors. The tufted lid also has a safety hinge.

Cons: Some may find the setup process a tad tricky.

Simpli Home Storage Ottoman
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