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10 of the Best Beach Towels

Only the best beachwear to park your sandy behind on this summer

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Headed on holiday? Don’t forget to pack the perfect beach towel to ensure optimum lounging on your break. From on-trend round designs to vintage prints worth splashing out on, we’ve found 10 of the best beach towels to park on this summer holiday.

Best Beach Towels for 2017

Sydney Beach Towel by Serena & Lily, £60

Sydney Beach Towel Serena Lily

Designed to make a splash, this geometric beach towel nods to the season’s trend with its contrast yellow pom poms. Let the beach envy commence…

Dolce & Gabbana pineapple print towel, £291

Dolce & Gabbana pineapple print towelThis tropical print towel is sure to take centre-stage (and prime spot) on any beach this summer. Just park a daiquiri next to it to finish the look.

Ralph Lauren Home Hamman Aqua Beach Towel, £45

Ralph Lauren Home Hamman Aqua Beach TowelIf classic, minimalist style is your thing, you’ll love this super-soft fringed towel in cool aqua by Ralph Lauren.

Hermès Vintage Fish Beach Towel, £519

Hermes Vintage Fish Beach Towel

If you want to make sure you have the most unique towel on the beach this summer, then this is the one for you. From Hermès Vintage circa 2000, there very few of these towels in circulation. Well worth the investment!

Waterworks Amalfi beach towel, £74

Waterworks Amalfi Beach Towel

This geometric blue and white beach towel by Waterworks is reminiscent of the parasols dotted along the Italian Amalfi Coast.


Hammamas Hockney’s Pool set of two cotton towels, £110

Hammamas Beach Towel

Handcrafted from Turkish cotton using traditional techniques, these light cotton beach towels are perfect for saving packing space. We love this set that’s inspired by the colour palette of David Hockney’s paintings.

Pina Round Patterned Towel by You Me & The Dream, £50

Not on the High Street Pineapple Towel

This design from ticks two of this season’s trend boxes; round towels and pineapple print. Invest now and enjoy for many beach getaways to come.

Biba Orange Palm Beach Towel, £14

Biba Orange Palm Beach TowelCreate retro vibes in your sunny spot this holiday season with this palm print design by Biba.

John Lewis Cactus Beach Towel, £15

John Lewis Cactus Beach TowelLooks prickly; is soft. This playful John Lewis print is one of our favourites this season.

Marks & Spencer Animal Print Kids Beach Towel, £9.50

Marks & Spencer Animal Print Kids Beach TowelOne for the kids; they’ll love drying off with this playful giraffe print after a sea dip.

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