10 Best bio ethanol fireplace Reviewed 2021

Best bio ethanol fireplace

If you imagine of having a fireplace in your dream living room or bedroom, you probably realise it’s not safe or practical. Instead, consider investing in one of our best bio ethanol fireplaces. As they don’t require a flue or chimney to operate, you can install them anywhere within your property.

 

Biofuel is made up of biological products and is available inexpensively. Bio ethanol fuel comes in litre bottles and is clear. This liquid is squeezed into a stainless steel fuel box inside the fireplaces.

 

Typically, a little of fuel provide around 5 hours of flames and is clean-burning, giving off no smoke. By using the best bio ethanol fireplace, you can enjoy a similar effect to a real wood fire without the maintenance, smoke or smell.

 

Available in a variety of shapes and sizes, we’ve picked out 10 of the best bio ethanol fireplaces.

 

 

Item

Photo

Our rating

Price*

Purchase

Kratki Delta Flat Bio Ethanol Fireplace

9/10

£229.00

OneConcept Phantasma Tower Ethanol Fireplace

9/10

£150.00

Bio Fires Bow Bio Ethanol Burner

9/10

£95.00

höfats Spin Bioethanol Fireplace

8/10

£90.00

Klarstein Phantasma Assemble Ethanol Fireplace

8/10

£203.00

Deka Interieurbouw Metal Bio Ethanol Gel Fireplace

8/10

£99.00

Jago Tabletop Bio-Ethanol Fireplace

8/10

£36.00

BRIAN & DANY Square Tabletop Bio Ethanol Fireplace

7/10

£43.00

JHY Design Tabletop Bio Ethanol Fire Bowl

6/10

£50.00

PURLINE AMALTEA W Table Bio-Ethanol Fireplace

6/10

£40.00

* Prices correct at time of publishing

 

 

Kratki Delta Flat Bio Ethanol Fireplace

Kratki Delta Flat Ethanol Fireplace

photo by Kratki

 

Description

Designed in Italy, the Kratki Delta Flat Bio Ethanol Fireplace mimics the look of a modern gas fireplace. Made from powder-coated stainless steel with a black finish it measures 90 cm (w) by 12 cm (d) by 40 cm (h) and is also available in a white finish.

 

Create a warm and romantic atmosphere in any room with this easy to clean bio ethanol fireplace, which is a superb way to add a focal point to any room. A control knob allows you to tailor the size of the flames and the burn rate, offering between 3 and 9 hours of flames.

 

As it uses a 0.75-litre burner, it can provide up to 3 kW of power. Quality assured by international institutions. It comes with relevant quality and safety certificates. Plus it’s easy to install.

 

Pros

  • 0.75-litre burner with control knob
  • Provides between 3 and 9 hours of flames
  • Available in black or white

Cons

  • Large footprint

 

Conclusion

If you’re looking to replace an old or dated fireplace in your living room, then it’s worth having a look at the Kratki Delta Flat Bio Ethanol Fireplace. Due to its large footprint, it might not be suitable for every room in the home. However, it creates a superb focal point.

 

As a 0.75-litre burner, it does burn fuel quickly unless you keep the control knob low. You can easily go through a bottle of biofuel without noticing, and the cost quickly adds up. That said, it would look excellent in a living room where it gets used each week. 9/10

 

 

 

OneConcept Phantasma Tower Ethanol Fireplace

OneConcept Phantasma Tower Ethanol Fireplace

photo by OneConcept

 

Description

The OneConcept Phantasma Tower Ethanol Fireplace sports an iconic design and adds cosiness to any room without the hassle of a log burner. Simply, add ethanol to the combustion chamber, ignite, and sit back and enjoy the flames!

 

Its modern design is crafted from stainless steel and glass. Plus the floor-friendly design is complete with rubber feet ensures a stable stance, allowing you to position the unit around the home. However, if you prefer, it can be wall-mounted. It measures 54 cm (w) by 42 cm (d) by 65 cm (h).

 

With a 0.6-litre tank, it provides up to 4 hours of burning time and flames can be easily controlled thanks to the built-in extinguishing aid and included poker. As an elegant ethanol fireplace, you’ll enjoy using it within the home to create a magical feeling and a romantic atmosphere.

 

Pros

  • Can be wall-mounted or freestanding
  • Provides up to 4 hours of burn time
  • Built-in extinguishing aid

Cons

  • Small 0.6-litre tank

 

Conclusion

If you’re looking for a bio ethanol fireplace that highly decorative, then consider the OneConcept Phantasma Tower Ethanol Fireplace. Able to be wall-mounted or freestanding, it’s very versatile around the home.

 

For its size, the 0.6-litre tank is a little disappointing as surely a litre or two-litre tank could have been squeezed into the design. That said, the tray that holds the fluid can be left half or quarter open, meaning you can adjust the output for smaller flames and a longer burn time.

 

Some might prefer a knob rather than the sliding lid but it’s a worthwhile feature nonetheless. Providing plenty of heat, it’s an excellent alternative to a tradition gas fire, just without the hassle or maintenance. 9/10

 

 

 

Bio Fires Bow Bio Ethanol Burner

Bio Fires Bow Bio Ethanol Burner

photo by Bio Fires

 

Description

Arguably sporting the coolest design, the Bio Fires Bow Bio Ethanol Burner is versatile. Place it on the dining table to create a stunning centrepiece whether you’re hosting guests or being romantic! It’s even perfect for placing inside an existing fireplace.

 

The metal base is finished in black matt powder coated. Two glass panels create interest by reflecting flames, which is especially noticeable in a dark room or outdoors. Measuring 35 cm (w) by 22 cm (d) by 25 cm (h), the Bow Burner seamlessly blend in with any interior.

 

The 0.5-litre tank provides a burning time of about 1.5 hours and offers a heat output of 1.5 kW. When lit, it produces a large and lively flame, filling up the room with beautiful charm of a real fire, without any of the issues!

 

The fireplace comes with an extinguishing tool, funnel and litre bottle of Bio Ethanol fuel. As a uniquely designed item, it also makes a fantastic gift.

 

Pros

  • Unique design
  • 0.5-litre tank
  • Provides 1.5 hours of burning

Cons

  • Assembly required

 

Conclusion

After assembling the Bio Fires Bow Bio Ethanol Burner, it’s simple to use. Plus as a litre bottle of fuel is included, you can enjoy it straight away. It’s a superb unit that will receive many positive comments from friends and family regardless of where you use it.

 

It offers a decent sized fuel tank and a good burn rate, making it ideal for using as a centrepiece on a dining table either indoors or outside, or even as replacement fireplace. Plus the glass side adds to the excitement created by the flames. 9/10

 

 

 

höfats Spin Bioethanol Fireplace

höfats Spin Bioethanol Fireplace

photo by höfats

 

Description

The höfats Spin Bioethanol Fireplace conjures up spin campfire atmosphere on your table. Fascinating flame swirls within the decorative glass cylinder (19 cm diameter by 40 cm high).

 

A 225 ml bio-ethanol canister powers the flames and sits in the foot of the unit. Each fuel canister offers a burn time of 60 minutes.

 

As a portable and versatile unit, it’s ideal for many settings, including in the garden at a party or indoors on the table in the living room. It’s truly a stylish lantern that adds a sparkle of magic, regardless of the situation.

 

Built using a stainless steel housing and a glass cylinder made of borosilicate glass. The base is complete with non-slip and surface protector. An extinguishing lid is included for premature extinguishing.

 

Several accessories are also available including a riser that ensures a higher stand, or the ground spike that allows a stylish and secure placement as a garden light in the garden or on the patio.

 

Pros

  • Unique circular design
  • 60 minutes burn time
  • Several accessories available

Cons

  • You’ll want more!

 

Conclusion

Sporting a unique design, the höfats Spin Bioethanol Fireplace provides a different choice. It’s ideal as a centrepiece on the dining table, outside in the garden or as an interesting feature in the hallway.

 

As the fuel canister sits underneath the unit, it can be tricky to refill. That said, when full, it provides 60 minutes of burn time. Of course, it doesn’t provide much heat but does great an attractive backdrop or accessory. It looks so impressive, that you’ll want more! 8/10

 

 

 

Klarstein Phantasma Assemble Ethanol Fireplace

Klarstein Phantasma Ethanol Fireplace

photo by Klarstein

 

Description

Enjoy a relaxing open fire experience with the Klarstein Phantasma Assemble Ethanol Fireplace, without the smoke or odour! Featuring a modern design, this fireplace creates a cosy and romantic feeling and can be easily installed anywhere within the home.

 

The clean lines of the Klarstein fireplace are offset by the stylish MDF cabinet with a wood effect look and glass. Not only does this create a safe fire for your living room, but it also a smart looking unit. Measuring 60 cm (w) by 22 cm (d) 40 cm (h), it does have a large footprint.

 

As a bio-ethanol fireplace, no chimney or even outlet is needed. Simply fill the 0.8-litre tank and the unit will provide 2 hours of blazing fire. An integrated extinguishing aid makes it easy to end the flame at any time.

 

Pros

  • 0.8-litre tank
  • Provides up to 2 hours of flame
  • Modern take on a traditional design

Cons

  • Large footprint

 

Conclusion

If you’re looking for a replacement fire for your living room or you want to add one to the room, then the Klarstein Phantasma Assemble Ethanol Fireplace is an excellent option. It blends a traditional design with modern materials to create a superb looking fireplace.

 

While it doesn’t have a control knob, it does include a built-in flame distinguisher and a large 0.8-litre tank. As it provides up to 2 hours of burn time per tank, it’s ideal for a living or dining room, where you want to impress guests with the effect of a fire without the hassle. 8/10

 

 

 

Deka Interieurbouw Metal Bio Ethanol Gel Fireplace

Deka Interieurbouw Bio Ethanol Fireplace

photo by Deka

 

Description

The Deka Interieurbouw Metal Bio Ethanol Gel Fireplace creates an impressive wall of fire, thanks to its rectangular design. Measuring 41 cm (w) by 11 cm (d) by 6 cm (h), it’s of a decent size that can easily be position in an old fireplace, a new opening or on a table.

 

As you can use either ethanol or gel, it’s a very versatile unit with a sizeable 32 cm opening at the top of the burner. The large 2-litre tank provides about 6 hours of flames with an output of about 2.4 kw/h. The sleek design draws your eyes towards the intense flames.

 

Simply, place the burner on a fireproof surface, fill the tank and light it. Included is a lid to extinguish the flame and ceramic cotton. It comes with a 2 years warranty!

 

Pros

  • 2-litre tank
  • 6 hours of flames
  • Includes lid to extinguish

Cons

  • Quickly burns through fuel

 

Conclusion

Don’t be fooled by the sleek design of the Deka Interieurbouw Metal Bio Ethanol Gel Fireplace! It’s a superb unit with great fuel capacity and a superb burn time. With a 2-litre tank, it does burn fuel fairly quickly and can cost more to keep it going.

 

As a medium-sized unit, it can be placed in a variety of setting and doesn’t need to be installed on a wall, allowing you to move it around the house based on the intended use. It could easily be used on the dining table for a spectacular experience or in a fireplace.

 

The simplistic design allows you to surround it with stones or faux log, for a more authentic look. Finally, the lid is useful for extinguishing flames and for ensuring that fuel doesn’t evaporate. 8/10

 

 

 

Jago Tabletop Bio-Ethanol Fireplace

Jago Tabletop Bio-Ethanol Fireplace

photo by Jago

 

Description

Portable and stylish, the Jago Tabletop Bio-Ethanol Fireplace add sophistication and charm to your interior regardless of where you place it. Made from powder-coated and cold-rolled stainless steel and heat resistant glass panels.

 

The tabletop fireplace measures 35 cm (w) by 18 cm (d) by 14 cm (h) and arrives ready to use. It doesn’t require installation or ventilation. With a 0.3-litre tank, it can provide up to an hour of burn time. An extinguishing tool is included.

 

Create a romantic and elegant atmosphere both inside and outdoor with this superb clean fuel fireplace. It looks superb on the dining table, in the living room or for setting the mood in the bedroom!

 

Pros

  • Made from stainless steel and heat resistant glass
  • Includes an extinguishing tool
  • Provides up to an hour of burn time

Cons

  • Small flames

 

Conclusion

Arriving ready to use, the highly affordable and compact Jago Tabletop Bio-Ethanol Fireplace is an excellent option for the home. Portable enough to be able to move around the house depending on your desired mood. It would be an excellent addition to the dining table, living room or bedroom.

 

The compact size does mean it has a fairly small 0.3-litre fuel tank which provides around 45 minutes of burn time and little heat. This means it does require refilling often. The extinguishing tool is a nice extra. 8/10

 

 

 

BRIAN & DANY Square Tabletop Bio Ethanol Fireplace

BRIAN DANY Tabletop Bio Ethanol Fireplace

photo by BRIAN & DANY

 

Description

Within moments of being lit, the BRIAN & DANY Square Tabletop Bio Ethanol Fireplace creates a warm atmosphere. Superb for setting an intimate mood for relaxing or romance! Ideal for both indoor and outdoor use.

 

The compact design of 24 cm (w) by 20 cm (d) by 29 cm (h), allows you to move the BRIAN & DANY fireplace with ease. As a well-built and durable unit, the sleek design features tempered glass panes, a sturdy steel base and protective feet as well as decorative rocks.

 

The glass panes act as windshields that guarantee your safety in a breezy environment. A 0.3-litre tank holds the biofuel and provides a burning time between 45 and 60 minutes depending on room temperature and climate. Simply pour in the fuel and light.

 

In addition to the sleek design bio ethanol fireplace, the package includes a metal flame snuffer.

 

Pros

  • Compact ultra-modern design
  • Ideal for use indoors and outside
  • 0.3-litre fuel tank

Cons

  • Requires assembly

 

Conclusion

Requiring assembly, it takes a bit of time to get the BRIAN & DANY Square Tabletop Bio Ethanol Fireplace ready for use. That said, after assembling, it’s very simple to use and offers up to an hour of flames. Plus the matching metal snuffer, is a nice bonus.

 

Thanks to its compact size, you could use a few around the home or in the garden to create a more intimate feel, especially when entertaining. For its small size, the 0.3-litre fuel tank is generous, ensuring you only need to refill every hour. Ideal for romantic dinners or evening drinks on the lawn! 7/10

 

 

 

JHY Design Tabletop Bio Ethanol Fire Bowl

JHY Design Tabletop Bio Ethanol Fire Bowl

photo by JHY Design

 

Description

The JHY Design Tabletop Bio Ethanol Fire Bowl is ideal for both indoors and outdoors, whether you’re planning an event, a BBQ or just want to liven up your dining table.

 

Sporting a sleek modern design with a 360° view of the flames, this tabletop fireplace is a stylish conversation piece! Crafted from stainless steel and tempered glass, it’s built to last and measure 26 cm (w) by 20 cm (d) by 34 cm (h).

 

As a simple and elegant unit, it produces no ash or smoke and is virtually maintenance-free. Instantly create a warm atmosphere, perfect for setting the mood for a relaxing evening, adding more charm and beauty. Included is a 1-month full refund trial period.

 

Pros

  • Sleek modern and compact design
  • 360° view of flames
  • 1-month full refund trial period

Cons

  • Tiny 0.15-litre tank
  • Hard to assemble

 

Conclusion

Impress your guests with the stylish JHY Design Tabletop Bio Ethanol Fire Bowl. It does require assembly and is quite hard to build. Another issue is it has a tiny 0.15-litre fuel tank. Despite these drawbacks, it pleasant to look at regardless of where its placed.

 

As a decorative item, it doesn’t give off much heat which means the fuel provides about an hour of burn time. It would look superb on a coffee table, in the dining room or on the patio furniture. It’s worth trying, especially as there I a 1-month trial. 6/10

 

 

 

PURLINE AMALTEA W Table Bio-Ethanol Fireplace

PURLINE AMALTEA W Ethanol Fireplace

photo by Purline

 

Description

With an ultra-modern and compact design, the PURLINE AMALTEA W Table Bio-Ethanol Fireplace adds sophistication to any room. It is available in white or black and measures 22 cm (w) by 22 cm (d) by 29 cm (h).

 

Drawing inspiration from nature, each side of the AMALTEA W biochimena mimic tree branches, while the decorative stones that sit around the tank, increase the sense of calm.

 

Thanks to it’s compact and light design, it’s easy to move, making it ideal both outdoors and indoors. Enjoy a cosy fire on a winter’s night or add a unique touch to your patio when gathering with guests on a long summer’s night.

 

With a small 0.15-litre tank, it should provide up to 40 minutes of flames. Simple, fill the tank with the biofuel and enjoy the cosy atmosphere it creates with any smoke or ashes. A flame snuffer is included.

 

Pros

  • Compact ultra-modern design
  • Ideal for use indoors and outside
  • Available in black or white

Cons

  • Tiny 0.15 lire tank

 

Conclusion

Given its compact size, the PURLINE AMALTEA W Table Bio-Ethanol Fireplace is ideal for occasional use. Its tiny 0.15-litre tank provides a burn time of 30-40 minutes. So probably isn’t ideal for long summer nights enjoyed in the garden, as it’ll require refilling often.

 

That said, it would look superb in the bedroom, especially as you might only use it for a short time. Using a couple in the living room when entertaining would also be a superb idea and give the room an extra touch of magic. 6/10

 

 

 

And the best bio ethanol fireplace is?

Hopefully, we’ve highlighted some excellent fireplace. It’s easy for us to narrow the list down to our top 3 best bio ethanol fireplaces.

 

Before summing up, we recommend using Biola Superior premium biofuel as it’s the best. As most of the unit covered don’t come with fuel, you’ll need to buy some at the same time.

 

The Kratki Delta Flat Bio Ethanol Fireplace is an excellent unit if you want to replace an existing fire with a cleaner-burning unit. It’s pricey but well worth the investment and should provide years of use.

 

Next, the OneConcept Phantasma Tower Ethanol Fireplace which does, sadly, have a small 0.6-litre fuel tank. However, it looks superb both mounted on the wall or as a freestanding unit. It offers a unique system to control the burn rate.

 

Finally, the Bio Fires Bow Bio Ethanol Burner, which offers a unique design and compact enough to be easily moved around the home depending on the mood you’re trying to create. Plus it comes with a litre of fuel!