Chess Sets and Boards

The most important factor to consider when buying a chess set and board is to find the best possible size, If you are looking for an affordable option, then you can try looking for one at an online store or departmental store. Look for the best options available in terms of prices and styles. You may also want to consider whether your child is a big fan of board games and prefer to play online games or whether he or she prefers real-life board games with physical components.

1849 4.4" Edition Reproduction Ebony & Boxwood Combination Chess Set - Official Staunton™
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1849 4.4" Edition Reproduction Ebony & Boxwood Combination Chess Set

£1,075.50 GBP

If you're looking for the ultimate in original Staunton design chess pieces then this set will not disappoint. These chess pieces are meticulous...

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£1,075.50 GBP
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23 Inch Deluxe Montgoy Palisander Chess Board - Official Staunton™
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23 Inch Deluxe Montgoy Palisander Chess Board

£179.96 GBP

A beautifully crafted Large chess board from the renown Rechapados Ferrer Spainish company. Using hand inlays of montgoy palisander and maple with ...

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£179.96 GBP
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Championship Salvador Redwood Anegre Chess Set - Official Staunton™
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Championship Salvador Redwood Anegre Chess Set

£224.10 GBP

  A top quality wooden set in traditional Staunton design, this elegant set speaks of taste and class. Beautifully hand carved from top quality Red...

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£224.10 GBP
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Atlantic Black & Natural Chess Pieces & Mahogany Box - Official Staunton™
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Atlantic Black & Natural Chess Pieces & Mahogany Box

£179.10 GBP

GLOSS AND NATURAL CHESS PIECES The Atlantic Classic chess pieces featuring a large 3.75 Inch king. A classic Staunton design finished in stunnin...

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£179.10 GBP
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Collectors Series Walnut Bevelled Chess Combination - Official Staunton™
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Collectors Series Walnut Bevelled Chess Combination

£323.10 GBP

Exceptional hand carve triple weight broad base chess pieces will make a fine addition to your chess collection. The classic Staunton-style design ...

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£323.10 GBP
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Elite Players Mahogany Chess Set Combination - Official Staunton™
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Elite Players Mahogany Chess Set Combination

£269.10 GBP

    The Elite Players Series feature a sublime Traditional Staunton styled set of chess pieces that exude quality. Notable are the wide bases which...

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£269.10 GBP
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Atlantic Hand Made Solid Rosewood Chess Set Combination - Official Staunton™
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Atlantic Hand Made Solid Rosewood Chess Set Combination

£224.10 GBP

The Atlantic Classic chess pieces featuring a large 4.00-inch king. A classic Staunton design finished in stunning gloss lacquered coating. An aest...

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£224.10 GBP
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Monarch Ebony Rexine Anegre Chess Set - Official Staunton™
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Monarch Ebony Rexine Anegre Chess Set

£494.10 GBP

  A sublime Staunton chess set, classically designed with intricate nuances making this set one of our best selling traditional chess sets. This ...

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£494.10 GBP
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3.5" Supreme Fierce Knight Sheesham Chess Pieces - Official Staunton™
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3.5" Supreme Fierce Knight Sheesham Chess Pieces

£179.10 GBP

  Featuring the Fierce Knight! Lovely set with very nice carving to the Knight pieces in particular. Hand carved from Acacia wood and Boxwood. Trul...

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£179.10 GBP
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3.5" Leuchars Antique Chess Set Combination - Official Staunton™
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3.5" Leuchars Antique Chess Set Combination

£584.10 GBP

    The Leuchars Chess Set is named after William Leuchars, the retailer who sold the first John Jaques sets in 1849 from his upmarket shop in Pica...

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£584.10 GBP
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17.75 RC Walnut and Maple Deluxe Chess Board - Official Staunton™
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17.75 RC Walnut and Maple Deluxe Chess Board

£112.46 GBP

  Beautifully crafted in Spain. High quality Walnut and Maple. 17.75 inch deluxe board. 1.75 inch playing squares.

£112.46 GBP
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Collector Series Black Walnut Chess Set & Box - Official Staunton™
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Collector Series Black Walnut Chess Set & Box

£314.10 GBP

The Classic Staunton-style design is traditional and eye-catching. Beautifully hand-carved boxwood and rosewood; each is triple weighted for stabil...

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£314.10 GBP
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Italian Prestige Walnut Elite Luxury Chess Board & Box - Official Staunton™
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Italian Prestige Walnut Elite Luxury Chess Board & Box

£539.10 GBP

      Traditional Staunton styled set of chess pieces that exude quality. Notable are the wide bases that add to the overall aesthetics and playabi...

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£539.10 GBP
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Italian Prestige Walnut Fierce Knight Luxury Board & Box - Official Staunton™
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Italian Prestige Walnut Fierce Knight Luxury Board & Box

£539.10 GBP

    Featuring the Fierce Knight! Lovely set with very nice carving to the Knight pieces in particular. Hand-carved from Acacia wood and Boxwood. Tr...

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£539.10 GBP
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Antiqued Old English Solid Wood Chess Set & Box - Official Staunton™
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Antiqued Old English Solid Wood Chess Set & Box

£359.10 GBP

    True to the Staunton design, this tournament sized chess set would make a super addition to your collection. An aesthetically pleasing and prac...

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£359.10 GBP
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Monarch Ebony Palisander Rexine Chess Set - Official Staunton™
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Monarch Ebony Palisander Rexine Chess Set

£535.50 GBP

  A sublime Staunton chess set, classically designed with intricate nuances making this set one of our best selling traditional chess sets. This se...

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£535.50 GBP
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British Acacia Wenge and Walnut Chess Set - Official Staunton™
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British Acacia Wenge and Walnut Chess Set

£269.10 GBP

Outstanding British design chess pieces set that looks stunning on our 19" wenge and maple chessboard and a walnut chess box 32 Chessmen- 3.75" Ki...

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£269.10 GBP
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Antique English & Italian Blue Deluxe Chess Board & Rexine Box - Official Staunton™
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Antique English & Italian Blue Deluxe Chess Board & Rexine Box

£539.10 GBP

  What a fabulous looking chess set! This beautiful set features our English Antique Chess Pieces matched to perfection on the equally stunning I...

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£539.10 GBP
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4" Leuchars Antique Chess Set Combination - Official Staunton™
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4" Leuchars Antique Chess Set Combination

£764.10 GBP

    The Leuchars Chess Set is named after William Leuchars, the retailer who sold the first John Jaques sets in 1849 from his upmarket shop in Pica...

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£764.10 GBP
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22" Handmade Solid Acacia & Maple Wood Chess Board - Official Staunton™
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22" Handmade Solid Acacia & Maple Wood Chess Board

£269.10 GBP

  Completely hand made, this is a beautiful large rustic chessboard. Using solid wood acacia and maple, with an acacia frame. These chessboards ...

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£269.10 GBP
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Exquisite St. Petersburg Madrona Briarwood Chess Set - Official Staunton™
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Exquisite St. Petersburg Madrona Briarwood Chess Set

£674.10 GBP

  What our artisans have achieved in this truly stunning work of sculpture is truly nothing short of spectacular. This beautiful hand-carved and...

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£674.10 GBP
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Executive Acacia Chess Pieces with Moulded Platform Chess Board & Box - Official Staunton™
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Executive Acacia Chess Pieces with Moulded Platform Chess Board & Box

£323.10 GBP

  A beautiful 21" hand made chessboard which sets the perfect platform for that all-important duel of the mind. Matched with our popular Executiv...

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£323.10 GBP
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Canterbury Ebony & Boxwood Luxury Chess Pieces - Official Staunton™
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Canterbury Ebony & Boxwood Luxury Chess Pieces

£359.10 GBP

  A unique take on the Staunton design. Limited edition. 4.5 inch (114 mm) king. 2 additional queens. Weighted for perfect balance. Ebony and Boxw...

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£359.10 GBP
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Madrona Briarwood Chess Board - Official Staunton™
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Madrona Briarwood Chess Board

£359.10 GBP

  A stunning large 60cm Italian made chess board. Using beautiful Madrona and Briarwood inlays, this extra-large chess board is the ideal partner...

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£359.10 GBP
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The most important factor to consider when buying a chess set and board is to find the best possible size, If you are looking for an affordable option, then you can try looking for one at an online store or departmental store. Look for the best options available in terms of prices and styles. You may also want to consider whether your child is a big fan of board games and prefer to play online games or whether he or she prefers real-life board games with physical components.

One thing to consider is the cost of the chess set and board. It is not unusual for adults to spend a lot of money on their chess set and board. For children, however, a good budget choice may be a generic wooden chess set or a wooden chess set including chess pieces. The material of the set should also be a consideration. Metal sets are popular because they are durable and you will get them for reasonable prices. Wooden sets are cheaper but if you are looking for the best possible size, wooden chess sets are the way to go.

 

The materials of the wooden chess set and the board should also be checked for compatibility. Pieces that have a plastic coating are not compatible with wooden boards. It is advisable to pick a board that is quite durable and is suitable for use with hand-carved pieces

Where to buy online? If you know where to buy online, then it would be easy for you to find the best prices and find the best options. You just need to remember the places that are the best when it comes to giving you the best deals

 

With so many different styles of chess sets to choose from, it is understandable that the choice can be rather difficult. There is also much to be said about having a luxury chess board at the very centre of your living room over which important conversations can take place or simply to add a touch of elegance to the area. The availability also makes it easy to strike up a game at whim so that you can test your latest chess strategy on you.

An antique chess board is something that many people adore in their homes. The timeless beauty can simply not be replaced by even the best wooden contemporary chess set or the popular marble chess set.

You should also take into consideration the type of wood you want to use. For example, you can find rosewood, cherry and oak models available, each of which has a completely different appearance that can match any type of décor found in your home. Furthermore, a wooden chess table can come in virtually any colour to help complement the look and feel of your home.

 

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