For fun-filled beach days with more smiles and fewer chills, hooded beach towels have returned from the ’70s to keep a new generation of kids snug between swims.
Kids’ hooded beach towels are clever wearable towels that little ones can pull on like a poncho. The hood keeps wet noggins warm and out of the wind, and because they don’t have to be held, kids are less inclined to drop them in a pile of wet sand when adventure calls.
They’re also perfect for bundling up tots for an afternoon sea-esta.
9 hooded beach towels for sun-soaked kids
Ready to find the cosiest hooded beach towel for water-loving kiddos? Our list will point towards Australia’s cutest, cuddliest beach towels for little humans.
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In no particular order, here are 9 hooded beach towels for kids:
Created for little beach lovers from three to six years, Hip Kids cotton ponchos are deliciously soft and quick to dry. They come in trending muted tones and feature fringed edging, handy side pockets and they can even be personalised with your child’s name.
In beautiful designs that match the Saylor Mae swim collection, these hooded microfibre towels are as big on comfort as they are on cuteness. They are available in one size to suit tots and preschoolers and come bundled up in a drawstring bag ready to gift.
Artisan-made in Turkey using chemical-free OEKO-TEX cotton, Chasing Sundays’ stonewashed ponchos are perfect for boho beach babes of all ages. They come in a choice of five contemporary shades and six generous sizes to suit kiddos six months to ten years.
Fluff-free and as soft as can be, Wovii hooded beach towels use ultra-absorbent microfibre to dry waterlogged kids fast. They’re sand-resistant, super compact and they come in two handy sizes to cover swimmers from two to ten years.
Back Beach Co
Designed with sturdy full front zips and long sleeves, these versatile towels are roomy enough for busy kids to get changed under. Choose from lightweight styles lined with absorbent terry-towelling, or pure cotton options with a UPF50+ rating.
Packed with the boho feels we love from Sage x Clare, these hooded ponchos are all about precious memories and fun in the sun. They come in one size to fit kiddoes of all ages and they’re available in four stunning prints. Personalise with up to eight letters.
From the sweetest Australian critters to the fabulous fruit of summer, Adairs Kids hooded towels are impossible to choose from. They come in a choice of small or large and use lightweight, absorbent cotton to see you through years of beach adventures.
Dock & Bay
Made of quick-dry, lightweight microfibre, these are the ultimate hooded ponchos for kids that are in and out of the water all. Day. Long. Each one comes with its very own drawstring pouch and is sized for kids up to seven years.
In two big-fun styles, these hooded cotton-velour ponchos are definitely going to stand out in the crowd. They offer great sun protection for little bods and they are easy enough for kids to get on and off by themselves. Plus, they come packaged in a beach bucket!
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