28 Beach Essentials For A Perfect Day In The Sun

Brittany Nims
HuffPost

Whether you’re taking a vacation to one of the world’s best beaches or are simply taking a day trip to your local waterfront, you’ll need a few accessories for the adventure. 

Though you probably have the basics covered, we’ve found some of the more unique and incredibly practical beach essentials you’ll want to have on hand for a perfect day of fun in the sun.

Take a look below at 28 beach essentials for your next seaside escape: 

1 A portable beach mat

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2 A beach bag with a detachable insulated cooler and ice pack

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Get this beach bag from SAMBA here

3 A high-SPF sunscreen

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Get the Alba Botanica Hawaiian Clear Spray Sunscreen here

4 A waterproof and sandproof outdoor Bluetooth speaker

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5 An oversized beach towel

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6 Sturdy sand coasters

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Get these Turtleback Sand Coasters here

7 A pack of towel clips

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8 A portable phone charger

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Get the Anker Portable Charger here

9 An oversized beach hat

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10 A pack of beach and sand toys

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11 An outdoor beach umbrella canopy

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Get this sun umbrella from Sport-Brella here

12 A water-resistant and sand-free oversized beach blanket with stakes

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13 A kite

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14 These dry sacks

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15 A beach wave sea salt spray for your damp hair

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Get the Not Your Mother's Sea Salt Spray here

16 A portable beach table

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17 A pop-up beach tent with carry bag

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Get the KIngstar portable beach tent here

18 An inflatable waterproof pillow

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19 A portable cooler

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20 Some quick-dry aqua shoes

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21 A mesh beach tote bag

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22 A portable folding beach chair

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Get it this one from Coleman here

23 These can coolers

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24 An SPF lip balm

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Get the Sun Bum 30 SFP lip balm here

25 An inflatable air hammock and lounger

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26 A beach ball

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27 A large refillable waterbottle

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Get this BPA-free Nalgene one here

28 Some UV protection sunglasses

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Get these polarized sunglasses from Eye Love  here

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  • This article originally appeared on HuffPost.

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