Need gifts for someone who lives on a boat? Whether it’s a sailboat, a large pontoon or a houseboat, they’re rarely out of the water. If you want to get them something special that’s not the same old, same old, check out this list. We’ve gathered 25 nautical gifts sure to get them smiling.
Great gifts for someone who lives on a boat!
Nautical Throw Cushions – These nautical throw cushions will spruce up any sitting space in their boat. They come in a four-pack and feature an anchor, a sailboat, a captain’s wheel, and a life raft. This set is one of my favorites for boating lovers.
Nautical Fleece Throw Blanket – For those nights when it gets cold on-board, your boat lover will appreciate this fleecy throw complete with an anchor pattern and deep oceanic colors. When it comes to cool stuff for your boat, this is a great idea.
JBL Waterproof Bluetooth Speaker – How does one listen to tunes on a boat? With this waterproof Bluetooth speaker, of course. Need a gift for sailor boyfriend? Get him one of these!
Marine Gas Grill – It’s time to take meals to the next level with this lightweight marine grill. Boat-side cooking awaits! One of the awesome gifts for someone who bought a boat!
Shatterproof Wine Glasses – These stemless wine glasses can handle a trip overboard since they’re plastic.
Nautical Wall Art – Remind your boat lover of their skills with this hanging sign. It’s one of those boat things that every owner needs to add some spice to any decor. Great for mom too!
Docktail Boat Bar – Entertaining on-deck just because a lot easier with this boat bar, complete with bottle and can holders and a rod holder mount.
Nautical Beer Coolies – These assorted beer sleeves in fun patterns make for a great accompanying gift with the boat bar. A top choice when shopping for funny gifts for boaters.
Pet Platform For Boats – Is your boat lover an animal lover, too? Then they need this pet ladder for sure.
Underwater Boat Lights – Light the way even on dark nights with these underwater LED boat lights.
YETI Rambler Mug – No more worries about dropping and shattering glasses. This stainless steel mug can take some damage.
YETI Roadie Cooler – Once your boat lover gets hooked on the mug above, you might as well get them this cooler, too.
Columbia Watertight Jacket – A waterproof jacket makes even the rainy days on a boat more bearable.
20 Watt Solar Battery Charger – Few boats can travel without batteries. This solar battery charger requires sunlight to power a seaworthy vessel. This is one of those boat gadgets that is indispensable.
Life Preserver Bottle Cover – For those special occasions, this life preserver wine bottle cover will safeguard the vino.
Storm Tactics – Is there bad weather on the forecast? Your boat lover should read up on Lin and Larry Pardey’s Storm Tactics: Modern Methods of Heaving-to for Survival in Extreme Conditions. Ideal for the sailboat enthusiast.
Waterproof / Fog-proof Marine Binoculars – Ahoy! Land ho! Never miss a sight at sea with these marine binoculars.
Portable Ice Maker – Forget about lukewarm drinks. This portable counter-top ice maker is here to save the day. One of the great boat warming gifts.
Ice Cream Maker – Everyone deserves to treat themselves, including your boat lover. Let them make ice cream on their boat with this machine.
Portable Hammock – Kick back and take in the sights of the sea with this easily-assembled camping hammock.
Boat Galley Cookbook – Does your boat lover need more recipes? This book has 800 of them!
Titanium / Carbonitride Knife – For all those everyday boating tasks, this titanium folding knife can come in handy.
Stand Up Paddle Board Set – What better way to explore the seas than in this inflatable stand-up paddle board?
Swedish Iron Weather-vane – Sail a steady course with this metal weather-vane, which is an impressive 32 inches!
Cellphone Dry Bag – This waterproof phone pouch is a necessity when living on a boat.
Custom Bamboo Cutting Board – When it comes to personalized gifts for boat owners, simple is best. Here is a great item that cool, yet very practical. This bamboo cutting board can be customized to your liking. Perfect for preparing meals or as wall art for the kitchen or galley. Great as a wedding gift too!
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