13 Best Sandals & Flip-Flops For The Beach Or Pool

Ok we’re already jealous that you’re going to be at a pool or beach.  It’s 45 degrees here in NYC (feels like 30).  Even though the closest we are to the beach or pool right now is a polar plunge, we’re going to offer up a list of the best beach or pool footwear for men in 2019.  You can thank us later — after you get back from the beach.

Havaianas

Top Flip Flops
$18.00

havaianas.com

The most popular flip-flops in the world, this Brazilian brand is a can’t miss for any pool or beach go-er.

Nike

Benassi JDI Print Slide Sandal
$25.00

urbanoutfitters.com

Nike offers this slide in a bunch of different prints.  This is our favorite.

Vans

La Costa Lite
$34.99

tillys.com

The classic Vans checkerboard style in a flip-flop.

Champion

Big Logo Slide Sandal
$35.00

urbanoutfitters.com

Champion is back in a big way and their classics can be tough to get.  This slide is no different.

Crocs

Classic Clog
$38.00

qvc.com

Super comfortable and lightweight. You can wear them as water shoes or for a beach hike. The style is passable, but not great.

Birkenstock

Arizona EVA Sandal
$39.95

birkenstock.com

A waterproof Birkenstock? Sold.

Adidas

Adilette Slide Sandals
$45.00

jcrew.com

PSA: DO NOT WEAR SNEAKERS TO THE BEACH OR POOL. Ditch the sneakers and go for a pair of these adidas slides.

Hari Mari

Dunes II
$50.00

harimari.com

Super comfortable memory foam and water resistant. These are made well.

Rainbow

Premier Leather Sandals
$53.99

tillys.com

This is our personal favorite leather flip-flop. We’ve been wearing these for years.

Reef

Draftsmen
$60.00

reef.com

These are nice enough to wear off the beach and into a bar or restaurant.  And there’s a bottle opener in the footbed, just in case.

OluKai

'Ohana
$65.00

nordstrom.com

Hawaiian inspired laid back sandals. Comfortable and water resistant.

Gucci

Pursuit '72 Rubber Slide Sandals
$210.00

neimanmarcus.com

High-end slides from Gucci that are sure to stand out.

Givenchy

Logo Rubber Sandal Slide
$295.00

bergdorfgoodman.com

So you like your high-end slides from Paris instead of Italy? Givenchy has got you covered.