We don’t have to remind you all the things that your dad does for you all year round, and even if he says he doesn’t want anything, getting him one of the best Christmas gifts this year should be your top priority. Everyone’s dad has different preferences and you may not be able to zero in on what gift to get this year, which is why we have published a comprehensive list of the best Christmas gift ideas for dads below so that you can select one of them, or take them as a recommendation and find a unique gift for him. So, without further ado, let’s just see all the amazing gift ideas for your father to choose from.
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- Best Christmas Gifts for Dads
- 1. Sonos PLAYBASE Soundbar
- 2. Mr. Beer Homebrewing Kit
- 3. Philips Norelco 5100 Grooming Kit
- 4. Jaybird X3 Sport Bluetooth Headset
- 5. Logitech Harmony Smart Remote
- 6. Golf Swing Trainer
- 7. Fogless Shower Mirror
- 8. The Civil War by Ken Burns
- 9. Leatherman Wave Multi Tool
- 10. Timberland Men’s Boots
- 11. Wood Finish Charging Station
- 12. OptiShot 2 Golf Simulator
- 13. Montblanc StarWalker Ballpoint Pen
- 14. Sony 4K Ultra HD Smart TV
- 15. Asus ZenWatch 3
- 16. Audio-Technica Stereo Turntable
- 17. Sony Cybershot Digital Camera
- 18. Kohler Moxie Showerhead and Wireless Speaker
- 19. 16th Century Italian Replica Old World Globe Bar
- 20. Watch Box for Men
- 21. Bowflex Adjustable Dumbbells
- 22. Cuisinart 5-in-1 Griddler
- 23. Cards Against Humanity
Best Christmas Gifts for Dads
1. Sonos PLAYBASE Soundbar
The Playbase by Sonos features a slim and low-profile design that practically vanishes beneath your TV, and yet it is capable of delivering a powerful and immersive audio experience. It features a custom-built 10 speaker array and the robust construction can securely support TVs that weight up to 75 lbs.
The soundbar is capable of streaming music wirelessly from your favorite online music services and you can even connect it with an Amazon Echo or any Alexa-enabled device and just ask it to play the music that you love. The Playbase can sync with other Sonos speakers around the house to deliver full surround sound throughout the home and can be controlled with the existing TV remote or the Sonos app.
2. Mr. Beer Homebrewing Kit
Help your dad brew his own beer this year by gifting him the Mr. Beer’s Homebrewing kit! The kit comes with everything he’ll ever need to brew his own beer at home, even if he’s never done it before.
The kit comes with a compact yet shatterproof Keg fermenter that is capable of brewing 2 gallons (16 pints) of beer. Apart from the keg, the kit includes 2 brewing extracts – Classic American Light and Oktoberfest Lager – enough to brew 4 gallons (32 pints) of delicious beer. It comes with eleven shatterproof and reusable bottles that are designed for carbonating beverages and pre-measured carbonation drops for your and his convenience.
3. Philips Norelco 5100 Grooming Kit
If your dad loves his facial hair and spends a lot of time in grooming it, then gifting him a multi-grooming kit that will help him style his beard and mustache just the way he wants sounds like a really good idea to me.
The Philips Norelco Grooming kit comes with 7 all-in-one face and head styling tools which includes a beard trimmer, beard comb, stubble comb, hair clipping comb, a detail trimmer, mini foil shaver and even a nose trimmer. With 18 built-in length settings, he can style his beard as well as his hair the way he wants and turbo mode that helps trim thick hair evenly and gently. The battery gives 60 minutes of usage on a single charge and being fully washable means he’ll be able to clean it properly.
4. Jaybird X3 Sport Bluetooth Headset
A good pair of headphones can make a lot of difference when you are working out and if your father is a fitness freak and can’t go a day without hitting the gym or the tracks, a sports Bluetooth headset would be one of the best Christmas gifts for him.
There are lots of headphones available on the market, even wireless headphones, but what makes Jaybird X3 Sport the best pair of headphones is that they are built specifically for people who love to listen to music while working out. It features patented silicone ear fins that securely attach to the surface areas of the ear for a snug fit and locks the earbuds in during a heavy workout. Moreover, it’s sweatproof and keeps the moisture away and delivers amazing sound quality which he can tweak using the MySound app on his phone for a personalized experience.
5. Logitech Harmony Smart Remote
If your dad loves watching TV and doesn’t want to share that with anyone, then get him a smart remote that can control almost all the devices. This smart remote from Logitech works with cable TV boxes, Apple TV, Roku, Amazon Fire TV, Phillips Hue, Xbox One, PS3 as well as TV-connected PC and Mac. It even comes with a smartphone app that turns your smartphone into a remote allowing him to control devices easily.
So, if you are unable to find any cool Christmas gifts for dads, then this is definitely going to make him a lot happy and will keep him that way all year round.
6. Golf Swing Trainer
What do most of the dads do during their free time? They get together with their buddies and play golf, or go fishing, but most of them go with the former sport. If you dad loves the sport, you can get him this Golf Swing Trainer this year to help him improve his swings. The trainer helps build muscle memory and strengthens the swing, and the extra flex in the shaft will help him lengthen his swing with more power and better control.
He can use this trainer 10-20 times a day to improve his swing and do it repetitively to gain proper feedback and correct the mistakes, if any.
7. Fogless Shower Mirror
What’s the worst thing that everyone faces in the morning when taking a hot shower, a mirror that doesn’t reflect anything because of all the fog. This is an annoyance, especially for those who like to trim or shave their beards in the morning. If you dad is facing the same situation and you’d like to help him out of it, then get this fogless shower mirror this Christmas.
All he has to do is fill the back of the mirror with hot water and that’s it, the mirror will stay fogless. It doesn’t even need any annoying fog free sprays, so he’ll save money on that too. It even comes with a built-in squeegee to clean up the mirror after filling in the hot water!
8. The Civil War by Ken Burns
Ken Burns is one of the most known American filmmaker who uses archival footage and photographs in his documentaries and “The Civil War” is his most popular work. If you father likes to learn new things about history, then gifting him the Commemorative Edition of the documentary might not be a bad idea at all.
The Civil War is an Emmy Award-winning documentary and it brings to life the biggest event in American history. This 6-disc DVD box set is a 150th anniversary special edition that includes never-before-seen special features along with new interviews, outtakes, and a bonus collector’s booklet containing various photos and details of the battle. Even if your father knows about the Civil War, this documentary might give him more insights and details.
9. Leatherman Wave Multi Tool
The multi tool from Leatherman packs 17 different tools and is one of the best Christmas gifts for dads who love fixing things around their house. This compact tool can easily replace the huge toolbox by combining most of the tools in one simple gadget.
It features tools like hard wire cutters, needle-nose pliers, regular pliers, wire stripper, 420HC knife, saw, ruler, can opener, wood/metal file, diamond-coated file, large bit driver and small bit driver, medium screwdriver and more. The best part about it is that all these tools lock in their position perfectly, except the plier head, allowing you to use them safely. The tool features one-handed design which means that every tool can be accessed and operated with one hand allowing your other hand to perform different task. It even comes with a 25 year guarantee that proves that the Leatherman Wave Multi Tool is a great product.
10. Timberland Men’s Boots
A good pair of boots is what a guy appreciates the most because if the shoes he’s wearing can’t keep up with his day-to-day work, then he won’t be able to give it his all. And when it comes to buying a reliable pair of boots, most men prefer Timberland. Whether he wants it to wear to work or just to keep his feet warm, these are the shoes that you’d want to buy for him.
This leather boots from Timberland feature a padded collar, lace-up vamp and rubber sole. They re rugged, dependable and waterproof which means that your dad’s feet will not only be comfortable but also dry, even if he wears them in rain. So, if your dad is a guy who loves a good pair of shoes, then this would be one of the best Christmas gifts for dads you can get this year.
11. Wood Finish Charging Station
A wooden charging station is what your dad needs to keep all his essentials in one place. This particular charging station is capable of holding 3 smartphones with an upper tray designed to store items like glasses, keys, coins and an additional drawer for other items like his watches and other accessories. It even comes with a power station that plugs into any outlet allowing him to charge his phones.
12. OptiShot 2 Golf Simulator
This is one of the best Christmas gifts for fathers who love playing golf! If your dad loves the sport, then you can get him this simulator this year so that he can not only practice his swings daily, but also enjoy a game when he is unable to leave the house. The set includes all the necessary items like swing pad, foam practice ball, golf 3D software, adjustable rubber tees and can be connected to HDTV or a projector.
13. Montblanc StarWalker Ballpoint Pen
There are some basic things that every father needs in his life and a good quality ballpoint pen is one of them. The Montblanc StarWalker pen will not only help him in his daily work, but will also remind him how thoughtful you were in picking a Christmas gift for him this year!
14. Sony 4K Ultra HD Smart TV
If your father loves binging on Netflix shows, or never misses a game, then this will be the perfect gifts for him this Christmas. The Sony Ultra HD Smart TV delivers the most high quality picture and is worth the investment. However, this is something that will burn a hole in your pocket, so try to bring all your siblings in on this and make this Christmas the best Christmas for your father!
15. Asus ZenWatch 3
When you think smartwatch, you think of a square watch that doesn’t look as good as you expect it to be! However Asus ZenWatch 3 is an exception and looks much more stunning than most of the watches you own. With this smartwatch, your father will be able to keep a track of his workout routine and set goals to improve his health. Since it’s a smartwatch, he will be able to increase his productivity as well by using the multiple features the watch has to offer.
16. Audio-Technica Stereo Turntable
If your father owns a collection of vintage records that he’s been collecting for years, then this stereo turntable from Audio-Technica will be one of the best Christmas gifts for him! This fully automatic turntable sports a hydraulically damped lift control that allows the stylus to be safely lowered or raised at any point on the record. It’s easy to use and will allow your father to enjoy his favorite tracks whenever he wants.
17. Sony Cybershot Digital Camera
A camera is always a good gift for anyone and if you get your father a good digital camera, he’ll be able to record all the amazing moments in his life with it. He can take a family photo this Christmas, capture the beauty of the world when he’s travelling or simply click the beautiful snow in the backyard. So, if you are unable to decide what to get him this year, a digital camera can prove to be one of the best Christmas gift ideas for dads.
18. Kohler Moxie Showerhead and Wireless Speaker
Is your father a bathroom singer? Or, does he love to take long, hot showers in winters? If yes, then you can gift him a showerhead that’s also a wireless speaker so that he can listen to his favorite music while taking a hot, relaxing bath. The showerhead is obviously water resistant and is capable of playing his favorite playlist or read him the latest news to catch up with what’s going on in the world.
19. 16th Century Italian Replica Old World Globe Bar
Every men appreciates a good drink and there are people out there who even appreciates where the drinks are stored. If your dad is one of those people, then get him this old world globe bar to store his favorite drinks and impress his friends.
20. Watch Box for Men
There are certain items that every men must own and a watch box is one of them. You need a place to store your watches safely so that they don’t get scratched and this watch box from Glenor Co. makes it easy for you to do that. It comes with 12 compartments for your entire watch collection and is easily one of the best Christmas gifts for dads this year!
21. Bowflex Adjustable Dumbbells
What will you do if your father loves to workout but doesn’t want to get a gym membership? Is he just jogging daily and doing some cardio at home to stay fit? If that’s the case, then you need to help him do some strength training as well to improve his overall health and see more rapid results. To do that, you can gift him a pair of adjustable dumbbells this Christmas so that he can put on some muscles as well.
22. Cuisinart 5-in-1 Griddler
It’s a universal fact that fathers love grilling good food and they can do it whenever they want with your help! You can get him this 5-in-1 griddler, which is one of the best Christmas gifts for dads, that comes with non-stick cooking plates and adjustable temperature control. It doesn’t just work as a grill, but is also a panini press, full grill, full griddle as well as half grill/half griddle.
23. Cards Against Humanity
This is something that will be one of the best gift ideas no matter what the occasion is and no matter who you want to give it to. If your dad is someone who appreciates all kinds of humor, then this will be one of the best gifts he’ll receive this year.
This concludes our list of the best Christmas gifts for dads and if you want more gift ideas, then check out our list of best gifts for men you can get this holiday season! If you liked our article and were able to find a good gift, then don’t forget to share it with your friends so that they too can take advantage of these best Christmas gift ideas for fathers list this year!