luxury traveler gift ideas

(Photos: Marriott International, Graphic: Yeji Kim)

Tips + Trends

9 Stylish Gift Ideas for the Luxury Traveler in Your Life

Luxury travelers … They’ve been everywhere, seen everything — and are the hardest to shop for. They may be strutting around London’s Kensington High Street one moment, sailing down Thailand’s Mekong River the next, and then kicking back on the beaches of Rio de Janeiro a few moths down the road.

Instead of trying to keep up with the jet-setters in our lives, lean into their taste for luxe adventure with nine stylish gifts sure to stop even the most frequent of first-class flyers in their tracks.

Le Méridien Striped Beach Tote

A beach tote
(Photo: Marriott International, Graphic: Yeji Kim)

Whether it’s toting shore essentials to the sand or just channeling that free-spirited beach vibe, this 13-by-15-inch Le Méridien Striped Beach Tote is ready for the job.

With a 9-inch handle drop, the blue-and-white cotton canvas tote has the Le Méridien Au Soleil logo stitched into its inside panel for a dose of sunshine, inside and out.

Le Méridien Turkish Foutas

A towel set
(Photo: Marriott International, Graphic: Yeji Kim)

It’s hard to resist the multipurpose power of a Le Méridien Turkish Fouta, which can be used as a towel, blanket or even a sarong.

Made in Turkey using Turkish cotton and embellished with hand-twisted tassels, the oversized foutas — available in chartreuse yellow or salmon pink — are quick drying and machine-washable.

Frette 1860 for St. Regis Linens

bed with frette linens
(Photo: Marriott International, Graphic: Yeji Kim)

Recreate that luscious feeling of being tucked into 400-thread count sheets made of smooth cotton sateen or cozying up with a soft fringed throw with picks from the Frette 1860 for St. Regis collection.

The Italian classic luxury linen brand — which has been used everywhere from the Orient Express’ dining cars to the St. Peter’s Basilica’s altar — infuses sophistication into every item thanks to this partnership with the five-star St. Regis. Also available: duvet covers, pillow shams, pajamas and sleep masks.

JW Marriott Rooted Candle

(Photo: Marriott International, Graphic: Yeji Kim)

With 90 hours of burn time, this 12.5-ounce JW Marriott Rooted Candle has stamina, like your traveler, but also brings them back their roots with a restorative blend of sycamore enhanced with cedarwood, sandalwood, sage and other herbs, as well as amber and sweet tonka bean.

Exclusively developed for JW Marriott, the soy-blend product is housed in a concrete vessel and packaged in a charming box, so it’s ready to gift. For a stocking stuffer, a 2-ounce version with a 14-hour burn time is also available.

EDITION Faux Fur Throws

A bed
(Photo: Marriott International, Graphic: Yeji Kim)

Get wrapped up in a sense of hygge with EDITION Faux Fur Throws, renowned for being sumptuously soft to the touch.

The six styles of throws each channel a different destination’s essence, whether it’s European flair with Barcelona, Madrid and London or more of an American twist with Tampa, Times Square or West Hollywood. And the blankets are easy to take care of since they’re machine-washable.

The Luxury Collection Frette Velour Robe

A robe
(Photo: Marriott International, Graphic: Yeji Kim)

Indulge in the spa life at home with this 100 percent cotton white Frette Velour Robe from The Luxury Collection Store. Its charms lie in the (very thoughtful) details, with a diamond jacquard pattern on the collar, sleeve cuffs and pocket tops; an adjustable belt with double loops; and two pockets.

Chufy x The Luxury Collection

A woman in a jacket
(Photo: Marriott International, Graphic: Yeji Kim)

Designer Sofía Sanchez de Betak, better known as Chufy, was born in Buenos Aires and lives in Mallorca. In partnership with The Luxury Collection, she channeled her global roots and inspiring travel experiences into a collection of playful garments, Chufy x The Luxury Collection.

Sparked by her hiking adventures through the Peruvian countryside are whimsical pieces like the Miski Set, Huancayo Short Dress and Inka Tunic, as well as the Cusco Swimsuit.

Comfort wear is also available, including kimonos inspired by her travels to Japan and jumpsuits and robes with nods to Dubai’s wildlife and striking natural surroundings.

W Hotels Pink Trim Hooded Robe

A robe
(Photo: Marriott International, Graphic: Yeji Kim)

At-home lounge style gets a trendy accent with this W Hotels Pink Trim Hooded Robe, a favorite of those who stay at the W Shanghai – The Bund.

Made of plush microfiber, the white bath accessory wears its hot pink on its sleeve, in the form of an embroidered logo, and all along its edges, with piping on both the robe and belt.