Coming up with different gift ideas each year can be difficult, even stressful at times. If someone on your shopping list loves the beach and ocean, then you will definitely find something on this awesome list of gifts for beach lovers.
Whether you are looking for gift ideas for someone with a beach trip planned, someone who likes to go the the beach, or loves the ocean, or likes unique beach themed gifts you will find lots of great options here.
This ultimate guide has practical beach gifts, unique beach gifts, as well as beach and ocean themed gift ideas.
For many the beach is their happy place and they find the ocean calming. These beach themed gifts or gifts for ocean lovers can have them daydreaming all year long.
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Let’s start with the fun and unique gifts for beach and ocean lovers. These gifts are great for anyone with a love for the sea. For gift ideas that can be used at the beach, keep reading, those are near the bottom.
45 Gifts for Beach Lovers & those with a love for the sea.
1. Sea glass earrings
These beautiful sea glass earrings would be a hit with anyone with pierced ears.
2. Sea glass necklace
This stunning sea glass necklace is sure to get more than a few compliments. Unique, handmade pieces of beach jewelry like sea glass necklaces are the perfect gift for beach lovers.
3. Beach Bum Blvd vintage sign
Here is a fun gift idea for the beach bums on your list. This vintage metal Beach Bum sign would be great at a beach house. It can be used indoors or our outdoors. When you can’t be at the beach, bring the beach vibes home.
4. Personalized sea cutting board
This sea cutting board is amazing! Even better, it can be personalized. This is a great Christmas gift idea for couples, for beach lovers, ocean lovers, and Hawaii lovers. You really can’t go wrong with this one, it’s sure to be their favorite gift.
This is a great statement piece for a kitchen. This would also be a great wedding gift or makes a great Mother’s Day gift for beach lovers.
5. Tropical personalized cutting board
I just had to include this beach theme cutting board in our gift guide for beach lovers. I can’t decide which cutting board I like better. This one is another awesome gift that would work for any special occasion.
Personalized cutting boards are popular wedding gifts and Christmas gifts for couples. Either one of these cutting boards will have others asking “where did you get that?”
6. Ocean themed blanket
A soft velvet blanket thow is another one of those gifts that everyone loves.
7. Beach is my happy place wine glasses
These stemless wine glasses are made of glass and come in a pack of two. One stemless wine glass reads “The Beach is my Happy Place”, the other reads “High Tides and Good Vibes”.
8. Beach coasters
These made to order resin ocean inspired coasters make a unique gift for beach lovers.
9. Ocean themed coaster set
Another cute option for coasters. This set of 8 coasters featuring different marine life are a practical gift as well as a cute home decor item.
10. Life is better at the beach tumbler
Life is better at the beach tumblers are a great idea for beach lovers. Travel mugs are practical, and the beach saying makes it more personal.
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11. Ocean themed wine glasses
These stemless wine glasses have a subtle ocean theme. Having a different ocean image on each makes it easy to tell whose glass is whose during a get together.
12. Dolphin cork holder
Here is a unique gift idea for beach lovers – a dolphin cork caddy. This cute sea horse is sure to get compliments and is something they likely don’t already own. A great gift idea for the hard to buy for.
13. Sea turtle book sleeve
This sea turtles book cover is the perfect gift idea for those who like to read at the beach.
14. Beach lover gift box
Here is the perfect present for the ocean lover on your list. A gift box full of fun beach-themed gifts. Gift boxes or gift baskets are a fun surprise and are always great fun to receive.
15. Beach themed coffee mug
Coffee and tea drinkers will love this beachy mug made with real sand. This is a unique gift idea that will be cherished. #21 would make the perfect accessory to this gift.
16. Sea horse canvas
This sea horse canvas wall art definitely has a beachy feel. It would be a great addition to a bathroom or home office.
A great piece of beach art is a fun way to bring the beach home with you everyday.
17. Ocean charcuterie board
Charcuterie boards are the perfect choice as they are all the rage these days. A personalized ocean themed charcuterie board like this will drop jaws when it is unwrapped.
18. The beach is my happy place t-shirt
This beach t-shirt comes in several different colors. There are so many great vacation themed shirt options, 29 Awesome Beach Vacation Shirt Ideas has some of the best.
19. Jellyfish lamp
This is definitely a different gift idea for ocean lovers. These color changing jelly fish lamps have a unique look and can be calming to look at. It brings a bit of the ocean into your home.
20. Ocean scented spa products
One of the things people often mention loving about the ocean is the smell. This gift box of beauty products is sure to be a hit. It includes an ocean scented candle, bath bar, body butter, bath bomb, and hand cream.
This gift box would make a perfect Mother’s Day gift, Christmas gift or birthday gift or those who love the ocean.
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Here are more great gifts for people who like to go to the beach.
21. Whale loose leaf tea infuser
If you are shopping for someone who likes both tea and the ocean, then this is a great gift idea. I actually received this as a Christmas gift last year and absolutely love it.
23. Beach themed wine charms
Beach themed wine charms are a fun Christmas gift idea for beach lovers.
24. Beach themed tea light candle holder
Practical gifts for beach lovers
25. Microfiber sandless beach towel
A sand-resistant beach towel is perfect for beach lovers. This is a gift they will love and use. Microfiber towels dry faster and are lighter.
26. Beach chair clips
Beach chair clips keep your towel secured to your beach chair and stops it from blowing on your shouldter. I have a set and consider them a must-have item for the beach. Towel bands are another option.
27. Tommy Bahama beach chair
Beach lovers will appreciate a Tommy Bahama portable beach chair. There are 5 reclining positions including lay flat. There is also a drink holder and cell phone holder.
28. Yeti soft sided cooler
Yeti coolers are impressive Christmas gifts for beach lovers. While they are a higher priced gift they do work well.
29. Yeti wheeled cooler
Here is another cooler option. If you are looking for Father’s Day gifts for beach lovers check out a Yeti cooler. It will wow them.
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30. Beach wagon
A beach wagon makes trips to the beach so much easier. Beach goers will appreciate a wagon, it’s the perfect way to haul all your beach gear in one trip.
31. Bose waterproof portable speaker
This small bluetooth waterproof speaker is made for outdoor use and comes with a silicone strap to attach to your beach chair or cooler.
32. Shade umbrella
This popular shade umbrella has a universal clamp that attaches to most square and tubular surfaces. Attach it to your beach chair for instant shade.
33. Pop up beach tent
If a shade umbrella just isn’t big enough, a pop up sun shelter is a good option. Especially if you are buying for a beach loving family with young children.
34. Water hammocks
Everyone loves a good floatie, they make the best beach gifts. These ones are great because they fold up small and aren’t hard to blow up.
35. Extra large beach mat
This large beach mat or beach blanket comes with metal stakes to keep the corners down. It’s made of nylon so sand doesn’t stick and it is water resistant.
36. Beach bag
A new beach tote, like this cutie, is a good idea for your beach-loving friend. For an even more perfect beach gift, toss in a lip balm and some reef-safe sunscreen.
I have and love this bag!
37. Folding table
A folding portable table is a cool idea for beach lovers. It folds up for easy storage and to easily carry.
38. Skip ball beach game
Ultimate Skip Ball is one of the hottest beach games, the balls skip and bounce across the water. Family games are a great beach gift idea.
39. Ladder toss game
Ladder ball is a fun family friendly game that can be played at the beach. It comes with a handy carry bag.
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40. Go Pro Hero
The GoPro Hero deserves to be on the list of the best gifts for beach lovers because it’s waterproof and has great stabilization. It is designed for action.
41. Water bottle
This popular stainless steel water bottle comes in several different sizes.
42. Waterproof phone case
A waterproof phone case is one of those beach accessories every family member will want. It not only protects your phone but it allows you to keep in on our body while playing in the water.
43. Picnic basket
A cute picnic basket is fun beach gift. There are several different styles to choose from.
44. Metal detector
Those who live near beautiful beaches might enjoy a metal detactor.
45. Beach activites kit for kids
This printable Beach Vacation Activity Kit is great for younger kids, the beach bingo is fun for the whole family.
I hope this list of gifts for beach lovers and ocean lovers has helped you pick out some awesome gifts instead of giving just a gift card.
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