Our Favorite Coastal Gifts for Any Occasion

Written by: Karen Marsh

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It’s smooth sailing ahead with these unique coastal gifts that are perfect for your friends who love seaworthy style.


Our Ultimate Coastal Gift Guide is a curation of our highest-rated coastal and lake-inspired gifts that hit the mark every time.

1. Wicked Good Lobster Rope Doormats

Since being unique is a requirement to make this list of coastal gifts, the Lobster Rope Doormat takes top position. Literally stopping people in their tracks, these cheerful outdoor door mats are true conversation starters.


Each is handwoven in Maine from rope designed to tether lobster traps in the ocean, they are authentically nautical and incredibly practical. Weatherproof, mildew, and mold-resistant; they last for years. No fisherman would have it any other way!

2. Personalized Nautical Glasses with Latitude/Longitude Coordinates

Celebrate your favorite seaside (or lakeside!) moments with these nautical glasses that have become such a hugely popular gift. Specially customized with the coordinates of the location of your choice, these premium latitude & longitude old-fashioned glasses are the ideal coastal gift for anyone who loves the water and appreciates quality.

3. Nautical Signal Flag Pillows

Showcasing an actual coastal map of your favorite lake or beach getaway, this custom Nautical Chart Pillow is a statement piece that brings waves of happy memories right onto your sofa or deck. Embrace your love for the waters with this unique and cozy maritime touch – a must-have for all seasons. 


Bonus: Complete the look with matching Nautical Chart Blankets for the ultimate coastal gift.

4. Boater-Approved Unbreakable Drinkware

A top gift for boaters, these outdoor-friendly stemless wine glasses mix nautical cool and modern style. Perfect for dining outdoors, these crystal-clear unbreakable wine glasses last for years and years- plus you can customize them to make it a truly unique coastal gift.

5. Nautical Flags, Maritime Signal Flags

Perfect for any beach house or boat, colorful nautical flags add a maritime theme to your indoor and outdoor spaces. This fun coastal gift lets you spell out a message, your favorite destination, or a special date when you mix and match their letters and numbers.


These flags are sure to put a smile on the face of the beach lover and boating enthusiast in your life. When you buy 3 or more signal flags, you get free shipping, too!

6. Hampton Rope Wreath

An incredibly popular coastal gift all year round, our Hampton Rope Wreath can be accessorized for any season. Handcrafted from burlap and manila roping, this coastal wreath gives your space a seaside vibe and is weatherproof for all seasons!

7. Decorative Nautical Lobster Wooden Buoys

Transform their space into a chic, coastal cottage with these nostalgic wooden buoys. Adding a pop of color to any room, these wooden buoys mix blue, red, orange, and green hues to lend seaworthy style to any home.


For a more rustic charm, these 12-inch decorative wooden buoys come with a distressed look like they have been out to sea. Aqua, navy, white and blue, they all make a beautiful coastal gift for any beach home.

8. Lighthouse Bell with Anchor Windcatcher

For someone who misses the ocean, this charming lighthouse bell echoes the haunting sound of bell buoys. It’s a crowd-pleasing coastal gift especially for friends and family who love to reminisce about spending their favorite days by the seaside.

9. Tumbled Marble Coasters

Perfect for beachside cocktails or a cozy night in, these hefty coasters bring humor to your table. Crafted from smooth tumbled marble with precise printing, they stand out in quality. The cork backing protects your table, and each coaster boasts a witty message for extra smiles.

Pair with custom Latitude & Longitude Stemless Wine Glasses for the ultimate coastal gift for anyone who loves to entertain by the seaside.

10. Nautical Signal Flag Canvas Wraps

For a splash of coastal colors to brighten up their bookshelf, entryway or office, our Nautical Signal Flag Canvas Wraps are the perfect statement pieces to create a decidedly maritime vibe.


Go ahead and spell out their name, a special date or phrase, or simply mix and match with the colors they love. They make a unique, amazing coastal gift for any beach house owner who loves being close to the ocean.

11. Recycled Ocean Plastic Sunglasses

The perfect coastal gift for any nature lover, our Recycled Ocean Plastic Sunglasses lets you play a big part in conserving our waters. Made from plastic found on beaches and pulled from the ocean, each pair of sunnies is super lightweight and durable, and keeps you protected and comfortable with 100% UV protection.


Choose from teal, navy or black.

Perfect for the beachgoers, boaters, or anyone in your life who loves being out on the water.

12. Woven Jute Silverware Pouches

Handwoven from sustainably grown seagrass, this beautiful woven basket includes a natural terracotta warmer for irresistibly warm rolls. At 11" in diameter, it's the perfect size for achieving that golden warmth for a single loaf or individual rolls and muffins. 

Plus, just imagine this seagrass bread warmer on a breakfast nook that gets plenty of sun or on the next nautical-themed dinner party - an instant pop of earthy color to your table. 

13. Nautical Picture Frames

For anyone who loves showing off their snaps, consider gifting them these nautical picture frames for a forever keepsake of their memories. Travel photos look great in our colorful Coastal Striped Frame while a coastal wedding, school pictures and family gatherings look wonderful in the Coastal Rope Picture Frame. These framed prints make excellent sea-inspired gifts for the homes of your loved ones.

14. Maine Lobster Pale Ale Beer Can Candle

Come for the beer can, stay for the clean, crisp scent - our Maine Lobster Pale Ale Beer Can Candle can brighten up anyone’s day or create the perfect seaside ambiance at home.
One of the most unique coastal gifts you can give, this Sea Salt & Juniper-scented candle is meant to capture New England’s charm and transport you right to the coast. It’s also sustainably hand-poured and will arrive at your door with a can topper in a cute gift box.

15. Lobster Rope Gift Baskets

After getting invited over for dinner, why not show your thanks to your gracious hosts with our Lobster Rope Gift Baskets? Whether you’re simply saying thank you or surprising friends and family for the holidays, our coastal gift baskets make an excellent go-to.
We’ve filled up our reusable Wicked Good Lobster Rope Baskets with fresh gourmet snacks and treats that your recipient can’t ever resist - delivered straight to their door!

16. Recycled Sail Bag

Whether heading off on a boat or a beach vacation, the Recycled Sail Bag is beautifully constructed and very sturdy, making it the perfect companion to any weekend getaway. Well-crafted from 100% recycled sailcloth with a special sailing story behind it, this roomy beach bag is authentically nautical - the ultimate coastal gift for anyone who loves sailing and the ocean.

From nautical rope welcome mats and baskets to coastal-inspired candles and home decor, these holiday gifts truly capture the essence of the coast. Which do you love the most?


These coastal gifts are the perfect way to bring the beauty and tranquility of the seaside into your loved one's home.

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