Reversible Awning Stripe Beach Towel
A classic cabana pattern with a twist—it’s reversible! The option to add a monogram makes it a great summer hostess gift. Available in six color combinations.
To buy: $39.50, potterybarn.com.
Pendleton Los Ojos Oversized Jacquard Towel
This cotton towel is extra roomy and can be used as a blanket if nights on the beach turn chilly.
To buy: $49.50, urbanoutfitters.com.
Beach, Please! Giant Beach Towel
A cheerful reminder to shut off and unwind while soaking up the summer sun.
To buy: $38, bando.com.
Personalized Turkish Beach Towel
Get your name, monogram, or initial embroidered onto this absorbent Turkish towel at no extra cost. Its neutral coloring will look just as great hanging in your bathroom as it does on the sandy shores.
To buy: $32, wayfair.com.
Nantucket Fouta Towel
Be bright and bold on the beach with this vibrant and fringed fabric. Lightweight enough to wear as a beach sarong, but absorbent enough to dry you off.
To buy: $24, furbishstudio.com.