Average 4 Person Hot Tub Dimensions Explained

Average 4 Person Hot Tub Dimensions Explained

Whether you have a family of four or enjoy entertaining, a 4 person hot tub is a great way to create a space for conversation, relaxation, and more. But before you buy, knowing the dimensions of your hot tub is essential.

Below you’ll find out about why it’s crucial to do your research on the dimensions of the particular hot tub you want so it fits in your outdoor space.

“Standard” Hot Tub Size

While it would make everything easier if all 4 person hot tubs were the same size, this wouldn’t allow for variations in shape and design. Because each hot tub is different, determining a “standard” hot tub size is not actually possible. Depending on the shape, the dimensions of your hot tub may vary widely.

A round hot tub for four people will have very different dimensions than a square or rectangular one. The numbers will also vary by manufacturer. It’s best to first measure the location where you plan to put it and then do online research for a variety of 4 person hot tubs. Make sure you choose a hot tub that fits your space.

As a rough guide, many round hot tubs range from 78 to 84 inches in diameter while square or rectangular can have diameters of up to 110 inches. square and Rectangular Hot Tubs.

Number of Seats

The number of people a hot tub is made for is not always a direct indication of its size. For example, a 5-person hot tub may be more appropriate for four people depending on who your guests are and how much room they prefer. Again, this is why it’s important to determine how much space you have and then look for hot tubs that will fit that space.

What You Should Know

When you find several hot tubs you’re interested in, look into the hot tub size and weight as well as its other dimensions. When thinking about hot tub size, gallons of water it will hold is also important as more gallons can indicate a deeper and more spacious hot tub.

Wet Testing

After you’ve determined several hot tubs that will fit your needs, your budget, and your space, your next step is to wet test them. This is the best indication of whether a particular hot tub is right for you. Pay attention to how spacious it is while you are seated, whether the seats are the right size, and how much space is in the footwell.

Now that you have some ideas about why determining a hot tub’s specific dimensions is important, download our buyer’s guideto check the dimensions of our variety of 4-person hot tubs.