10 of the Best Nautical Outdoor Lights

Bringing that seaside nostalgia back home is no easy task, but the real key is adding thoughtful little touches to build a calming and effortless outdoor space that you can enjoy all year round.
Nautical outdoor lights for outdoor use helps bring all those elements together effortlessly. Your options vary from maritime chandeliers for porches to seaworthy sconces that offer the best form and function.
Not only will the elegance of these fixtures transform your home’s exterior, but they'll also add sophistication and curb appeal while improving your home’s safety during night-time.

1. Feiss Chelsea Harbour Ceiling Pendant Light

This amazing ceiling pendant lantern is reminiscent of shipping port lanterns from the 1940's and 1950's, where fishermen boats were docked.
Hand made from aluminium and painted in Storm Cloud Grey with a black speckled finish; a lot of work goes in to creating this authentic looking fixture and as expected, it's of a very high quality.
As a decorative piece it would look great in workshops, storehouses and of course, boathouses.

2. Melgoa LED Copper Lantern Wall Light

The Melgoa, from Eglo, is a beautifully angled wall light, like that which you would see in Seaports of old. The zinc-plated fixture looks fantastic with an elegant antique copper finish, swan neck frame and vintage style shade. It features a light metal cage over the shade, in the style of Bulkhead Lights you would see on ships.
This fixture would look amazing over a decking area, keeping in with the Nautical theme.

3. Kichler Lyndon Portable Lantern with Bluetooth Speaker

The Kichler Lyndon Outdoor Lantern is also a portable Bluetooth Speaker. The light has a well defined nautical theme, that is very seaport-esque.  This rechargeable outdoor lantern can go anywhere with you, and allows you to connect your music wherever you go. Ideal for evenings on your balcony or terrace, and a fun feature for a garden party or gathering.
Being multifunctional makes this lamp a fantastic asset to your home, and can also travel with you if like to go camping or are on the road. The IP44 Rating means it is resistant to showers and dust, giving it great versatility for outdoor use.

4. Nordlux Lonstrup 32 LED Post Light

Not only does this light look like it belongs at a seaport, it is actually hard wearing enough for harsh coastal climates. It's doesn't just have the Nautical Style but the function too.
If you live near the seaside, you must choose lighting fixtures that are durable enough for sea air. Salt air holds moisture and speeds up the rate of corrosion, choosing materials like Galvanised Steel or Copper is the wise thing to do. 
This amazing post light has a 15 year manufacturers guarantee against corrosion, so it won't let you down.

5. Feiss Lighthouse Ceiling Pendant Lantern

The Lighthouse is an outdoor ceiling pendant lantern light that has been meticulously crafted from die-cast zinc and a solid brass cage. This beautiful fixture has a definite nautical theme, and is ideal for those who love maritime architecture and design.
This lantern would look impressive in a covered area that features decking flooring, like verandas or outdoor seating areas.
The IP Rating of 44 and the triple plated, powder coated lacquer, assures its weather resistance and lasting beauty.

6. Hilburn 1 Downwards LED Wall Light Lantern

The Hilburn 1 is a gorgeous wall light with a downwards vintage port lantern design and striking antique black finish. This traditional style outside wall light is perfect from homes and places of business. Install them alongside entrances, throughout outdoor corridors, or on external walls. For more inspiration, look at the full Hilburn Range.

7. Santana Solar Lamp with Flame Effect

Channelling the ocean-going lifestyle of the trawlers and seafarers of the time, this portable lamp will compliment and invigorate your outdoor space. Featuring nautical-themed rope detail in the shade and carry handle, this solar lamp also gives the illusion of a lit candle inside with flame effect. 
This self charging light would actually be ideal if you like to sail, or enjoy barge life, as no power source, other than daylight is needed.
It's so versatile because of its solar powered capability; take it to the beach for a picnic, have dinner on the terrace or take it sailing the seas of the world.

8. Luxembourg LED Wall Light

Available in copper, black and galvanised steel, the Luxembourg is an elegant and traditional wall light. The beautiful, curved shape, hanging design, round shade and clear domed glass diffuser make this outdoor wall light perfect for installation next to front doors, in the garden and along walls. The galvanised finish makes the light fixture resistant to the Nordic climate and coastal conditions. For more inspiration, look at the full Luxembourg Range.

9. Lutec Cate Wall Lantern

The Cate is a modern lantern with a nautical feel. It's simple design will suit minimalists and those who like a clean aesthetic. It brings the classical lantern into the modern world, and as it blends the two beautifully, it will integrate with traditional or contemporary buildings.

10. Pulfero 1 Down Lantern LED Wall Light

Made from zinc-plated steel with a rustic brown finish, the Pulfero 1 is a lovely outdoor wall light with a vintage style down lantern design that adds to the traditional aesthetics of Olde Worlde port lanterns.
The clear shade is encased in a metal frame, reminiscent of Bulkhead Lights found on ships.
This lantern would look particularly well over a decking area.

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