11 Best Cheap Candles Under $20 in 2021


Candles are an essential for any home. But, with the rate some of us burn them, we want to find cheap candles that are still high-quality and smell spectacular.

So, we’ve put together a list of the best cheap candles we’ve found!

Best Cheap Candles

Chesapeake Bay Scented Candles

Chesapeake Bay candles last over 50 hours and will smell wonderful for every second of that.

Each candle comes in a soft, unique frosted jar and is made from a natural soy wax blend. They also have a variety of scents to choose from as well as various sizes (we love the coffee table candle to pair with coffee table decor)!


H&M Scented Candle

You might not expect to find a great candle at H&M, but here it is!

This scented candle will give you 20 hours of soft, fragrant peace and calm. With scents like fig, linen, sandalwood, ginger and more, their candles will illuminate any room with a lovely scent. Plus, they’re very affordable at just $5.99 for a single-wick candle!


Eucalyptus and Mint Candle

Created in a classic vintage-inspired glass jar, this Eucalyptus and Mint is a top-rated candle smells downright delicious.

It is hand-poured and mixed with invigorating ingredients that won’t fade anytime soon. Light this candle, kick back, and relax.


Yankee Candle

Yankee Candle is truly the go-to location to buy your next cheap candles without skimping on quality or scent.

Their selection is vast and wide and always growing. Their scents are varied and eclectic but always quality. They have the occasional 3 for $12 deal (or similar sale), so make sure to stock up then!


Bath & Body Works Champagne Toast 

Made with essential oils and created with soy-based wax, Bath & Body Works Champagne Toast candle will give you 25–45 hours of wonderful, fragrant awe and wonder.

Plus, there are no added dyes and they use a lead-free wick. Safe and amazingly scented! And of course, Bath & Body Works has hundreds of other scented candles to choose from!


Mrs. Meyers Soy Candle

Made with soy and vegetable wax, the Mrs. Meyers Soy Candle is made with lead-free, nonmetal materials. Their wicks are longer than other candles so they will burn for hours!

If you’re looking for cheap, non-toxic candles that still smell amazing, this is definitely one of the best you can get.


DECOCANDLES Soy Candle

Trendy and uniquely-scented, this soy candle is long-lasting and won’t burn out.

Their various scents are calming and simply delicious, you won’t be able to get enough of it (the Tobacco Vanilla is our favorite). Plus, the cork jar is so cute, you can reuse it for your kitchen!


Lulu Candles

Lulu Candles smell amazing and look amazing too!

Hand-poured in a custom black jar, this 9-ounce soy candle will last hours and is the perfect gift for any occasion. They have an array of scents to choose from, but the Jasmine, Oud, & Sandalwood is one of our favorites.


Manly Indulgence Warm Beachwood

This scented candle is a soy-based dream come true.

Made with fresh and quality ingredients, this candle has notes of plum, raspberry, spiced sugar and more. Yum! You can also view their store for more scent and size options.


La Jolie Muse Candle

The La Jolie Muse candle will take you on an aromatic journey. With a burn time of 80 hours, this candle will be with you for a while.

It will fill any room with a blissful scent, plus it comes in a unique jar that you can reuse for something cool! There are three scents available, but our favorite is Moroccan Amber & Patchouli (in the gold jar).


CoCo Benjamin Candles

Last but not least, this natural soy candle is a vegan-friendly treat for any room.

Every scent is inspired by nature and smells like a touch of heaven. Handcrafted and poured, this candle is an aromatic gift that will give you hours and hours of comfort. They have SO many scents, but our current favorite is “Basil, Lime, & Mandarin.”