The 6 Best Steamer Trunks
We spent 27 hours on research, videography, and editing, to review the top options for this wiki. Completely impractical as luggage, these steamer trunks nevertheless look great as decorative items. And, assuming you have a valet to carry it for you, they are useful in dorm rooms, where they can double as a coffee table or TV stand after lugging all your gear to college. When users buy our independently chosen editorial picks, we may earn commissions to support our work. Skip to the best steamer trunk on Amazon.
6. Household Essentials New York Design
The Household Essentials New York Design trunks are more decorative elements than they are suitable for storage, but they'll look great in your home and will provide a spot to tuck smaller items out of site.
- vintage aged appearance
- polypropylene liner for easy cleaning
- low-quality hinges and hardware
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5. Seward Trunks 5330-21 Tacked
The Seward Trunks 5330-21 Tacked trunk has a handsome exterior and a paper lining interior, and is made largely from heavy gauge vinyl. It will protect its contents, and is sturdy enough to support a flat screen TV.
- lid can be locked open
- stackable corner design
- handles are not easy to use
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4. DormCo Designer Wheeled Trunk
The DormCo Designer Wheeled Trunk comes in a fetching teal color and trundles along with ease on its wheels. Its canvas-like exterior adds some style and durability, but is prone to getting dirty or scuffed.
- dual padlock securing points
- upright or horizontal storage
- measures 29" by 20" by 14"
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3. Seward Trunk
The Seward Trunk is a modern update on the traditional steamer trunk from years past, not the least because of its 100% MDF construction, but also because it comes in colors ranging from black to bright pink.
- dust and moisture resistant closure
- sturdy nickel hardware
- made in the united states
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2. Vintiquewise Old World Map
The Vintiquewise Old World Map wooden steamer trunk set will be a favorite decor item in your home or office. They're suitable for storing papers, jewelry, or other sundries, or for simply arranging as decorative items.
- decent price point
- not suitable for larger/heavy items
- map pattern changes from set to set
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1. Saratoga Steamer Trunk
For a truly authentic-looking steamer trunk, the Saratoga Steamer Trunk is the one to choose. This large faux-leather and wooden trunk looks as good in your den today as it would have on the gangplank of a Cunard liner yesteryear.
- perfect compact coffee table
- handsome vintage-looking hardware
- matching tray set available separately
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