I’ve found 9 cute beach towels so you can get your tan on ASAP

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Picture the scene. The sun is shining. The car is packed up. Sunnies are on, swimsuit is ready to go. Your pool floatie is in the back. Yes, you’re ready for the best beach day ever. You’re almost out the door, and then you realize you haven’t packed your beach towel. Where is it? Oh wait, here it is… and whomp whomp, it’s gross and faded. NTY!

Let’s flip that fantasy around and make sure you’ve got a cute beach towel that’s super bright and easy to find. That way, you won’t forget to put it in your bag, and you’ll be able to stay dry and sand-free when you’re hitting the beach.

Whether you’re a coastal cowgirl or a Barbie babe, I’ve got you. I’ve scrolled for hours to find the most beautiful beach towels on the internet, that will make your beach day 10x cuter. Hey I know how important it is to have a beach towel that’s Insta-worthy.

It’s time to catch some rays, bestie. Scroll on down for my top picks.

9 beautiful beach towels that are all under $55

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Ready to chill on the beach? These towels are all perfect choices, thanks to their sizes, styles, and fabrics.

The prices below were correct at the time of publishing this article.

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Eve Smallman
Staff Writer

Hi there! I’m a staff writer at Real Homes. I've been a lifestyle journalist for over five years, previously working as an editor across regional magazines. Before this, I graduated from Nottingham Trent University a degree in journalism, along with an NCTJ gold diploma. I love running, decorating my rented Victorian home, and discovering new cheeses.