The ingenious design of hand made Mayan hammocks, including their strong, soft cotton & nylon weave, makes them the most amazingly comfortable outdoor hammocks in the world. Available in several different sizes and rich, beautiful colors. With weaving techniques dating back to the early 15th century, native artisans hancraft pure cotton and high-tech nylon into incredible hammocks of unrivaled quality. Each hammock has more than two miles of quality cord and can take an experienced weaver up to 90 hours to complete. Soft to the touch, they are incredibly strong! Some can support more than 800 pounds. The end strings are made of nylon thread for extra strength and durability. For nearly 500 years, Maya Indians have used hammocks as beds. According to The Journal of The American Medical Association, woven cotton and nylon hammocks "provide excellent back support" and are, in many ways, the "ultimate tool for RELIEVING STRESS." Starting as low as $49.99, how can you go wrong?