When you purchase a new hot tub or spa, it might not come with stairs. Instead of struggling to climb in and out of the spa, you’ll want to purchase a set that matches the hot tub in color and design. We’ve gathered up some of our favorites to review for you today. Some are simple designs that will fit seamlessly next to your hot tub. Others will serve a dual purpose next to the hot tub.
QCA Spas Red Wood Storage Step
This is a storage step that’s wide enough to provide solid footing when you’re climbing in and out of your spa. You won’t have to worry about slipping since it’s crafted to give you sure footing and a slip-free surface.
Features of the Red Wood Storage Step
- Durable resin
- Stylish colors
- 13 and ½ inches in height
- 36 inches in width
- 23 inches deep
This is a solid 28 pounds that won’t move around when you’re trying to step in and out of the hot tub. The storage compartment is found under the second step. You can store all your hot tub accessories there. The compartment is a little smaller than the step itself at 9” x 36” x 12”
Rubbermaid 2-Step Molded Stool
This portable step stool is made of durable materials that will give you a sturdy step that won’t wobble or break. You don’t always need the fanciest step to climb into your hot tub. This is great for portable spas that need only a sturdy set of stairs. The stairs are portable and have cut-out handles on the sides.
Features of the Rubbermaid Stool
- Can hold 300 pounds
- Sturdy plastic
- Lightweight for portability
- Non-slip treads
- Limited warranty
When you have portable stairs, you can remove them to deny children access. It keeps them safe. These molded, plastic stairs can hold 300 pounds of weight while still being incredibly portable. The tops of the stairs have treads, so you won’t slip and fall climbing out of the tub with wet feet.
Confer Plastic Spa Step with Storage
The resin spa step is 3 feet wide and features 2 steps. The beauty of these hot tub stairs is the fact that you can store spa accessories under it. The storage compartment is removable, too. You can pull the compartment full of chemicals or filters during maintenance then slip it out of sight.
Features of the Confer Storage Step
- Storage compartment
- Can hold 300 pounds
- Wide steps
- Resin construction
These hot tub stairs are wide and sturdy. They’ll hold the weight of a 300-pound person easily. That’s great for yourself, guests or company you might have. Some people purchase a spa for therapeutic benefits. They’re not able to climb easily in and out of the tub without assistance. The wide stairs will never wobble or cause anyone to fall.
Leisure Accents Deluxe Spa Step
If you have an outdoor hot tub that you only use a few seasons out of the year, you’ll want a pair of stairs that can be moved. When it’s time to close up the hot tub, you’ll be able to move the stairs easily. It’ll keep children or animals from gaining access to the hot tub.
Features of the Deluxe Spa Stairs
- 36 inches wide
- Don’t need anchoring
- Easy assembly
- No hardware
- UV resistant
These spa stairs are well-constructed using materials that are weatherproof and resistant to the harsh rays of the sun. They’re easy to clean and don’t require a ton of extra work to assemble them. The stairs can easily be used for other things when not being used for the spa, too. Some consumers use them for with another set for holding plants. They can be used as steps into the shed or garage, too.
Confer Plastics Handi-Step for Round Spa
This is a set of spa stairs that are made of hard resin that won’t fade in the sun. It’s also weather resistant and easy to clean. You just have to use soap and water to bring it back to its original beauty.
Features of the Handi-Step
- Choice of gray or redwood
- Curved for round spa
- Easy to clean
The steps are 29” x 23” x 14” and it only takes a few snaps to get these stairs ready to work. They weigh approximately 13 pounds. The maximum weight of the steps is about 350 pounds. They won’t easily shift or move when you step onto them, either. The stairs have a no-slip tread on the top, which is important when you have wet feet leaving the hot tub.
When looking for hot tub stairs, pick ones that fit with the use you’ll get out of the tub itself. Whether you want stairs with storage or ones you can move quickly, there’s a set of stairs on this list that will be perfect for you.