There is no other place in the home where the carpet needs to be the perfect balance between functional and stylish than the stairway. This will be one of the most used areas of your home and will need to withstand the wear-and-tear of you dashing upstairs to grab your phone on the way out, along with providing a stylish first impression to your home. With all of this in mind, navigating which carpet to choose can prove tricky, so here are our buyers top 5 picks for stair carpets.


This stain-resistant carpet shows how being heavy-duty doesn’t mean you should compromise on both comfort and style. Choose from a selection of colours and sink your feet into the warm, deep pile fibres of this sleek designed flooring. The 20-year stain warranty will also ensure it will keep its stylish look

Milan Saxony Plain Carpet


This 100% wool carpet is great, as it is naturally resilient so can withstand heavy wear and tear. You needn’t worry about this losing its stylish appearance either as it will stand well against the test of time. Choose from a plain design in a variety of colours or opt for a stylish striped pattern to add a statement to your hall.

Linear carpet


This character-filled carpet is a great choice for stairs due to its super hardy-nature. It has a low tendency to stain thanks to being 80% wool which is a great balance of comfort and practicality. Choose from a range of colours from neutrals to statement options to transform your hall into a space to be proud of.


This stain resistant carpet is designed for heavy use areas and allows you to achieve an elegant look in your home. It boasts a 20-year stain proof guarantee as it is made from 100% polypropylene and has a unique heather finish, with its 2-ply yarn giving the carpet an extra level of resilience.

Emperor Twist Plan Carpet


Match practicality with design by opting for the Selkirk carpet which is available in a variety of colours to suit your interior design. It has a 15-year stain guarantee meaning it is the perfect choice for the busy hall area and offers a modern, contemporary look to your home.

Selkirk Twist Plain Carpet


Is one of these top 5 carpets perfect for your stairs? Pick it up from the nearest Carpetright store to you using our store locator.