The Ultimate Gift Guide for Dad

The Ultimate Gift Guide for Dad

There's many good reasons to honour dads. They come and get you when you’ve got on the wrong train, they let go of the bike for the first time, they are spider catchers, joke tellers, tummy ticklers and frankly awful dancers but we salute you, dads everywhere. Show your love, appreciation and respect for your old man by gifting him the perfect dad watch. We’ve shortlisted our favourites so all you need to do is make your choice and we’ll do the rest.

For Dapper Dads

Stylish accessories for the man who likes to look smart.

Mens Citizen Eco-drive Gents Strap Stainless Steel Watch BM8240-11A. Looking for a watch that easily takes Dad from work to play? Go for Citizen’s classic style! He’ll love this model in stainless steel, which is right on trend.

Tissot Watch T1096103601201. If your dad likes to look great, with minimal fuss, the stylish Tissot Everytime is the perfect gift. It’s splash-proof too, being water-resistant to 30 metres.

Mens Locksley London Card Holder Cufflink Gift Set LL106021GS1. Just dropped! This Locksley watch with its striking blue dial will add a pop of colour to Dad’s wrist and sophistication to his look. It’s the perfect finishing touch.

Mens Locksley London Card Holder Cufflink Gift Set LL106021GS1

For True Gents Dads

Timeless picks for the guy who enjoys life’s little luxuries.

Mens Rotary Cambridge Watch GS05283/01. Does your dad love Art Deco? Then grab this Rotary Cambridge. It’s an iconic look and back on trend this year.

Mens Louis Erard Heritage Automatic Watch 78289AA31.BMA08. Today’s watch designs are all about the material and the bracelet. This model is a slam dunk on both counts. Plus the silver dial gives it extra kudos.

Mens Citizen Eco-drive World Perpetual A.T Radio Controlled Stainless Steel Watch CB0160-51L. Does your dad battle to juggle work and life commitments while travelling? Then this watch with 26 cities and time zones on the bezel will be a hit!

Mens Citizen Eco-drive World Perpetual A.T Radio Controlled Stainless Steel Watch CB0160-51L

For Sports-mad Dads

Sporty designs for dads who like to work out.

Unisex Garmin Instinct Solar Surf Edition Solar Powered Bluetooth Smartwatch 010-02293-07. This sporty watch with its incredible battery life will help Dad track his sporting activities, monitor health and wellness, and stay connected on the go. What’s not to love?

Polar Unite Fitness Watch. Get Dad moving with a Polar Unite Fitness watch. Polar technology is reliable and accurate, helping athletes worldwide achieve peak performance levels. This model features a heart rate monitor.

Mens Timex Marathon Alarm Chronograph Watch T5K802. Don’t miss out on the Timex Marathon. This model has chronograph (stopwatch) and alarm functionality and can be worn while swimming or fishing.

Polar Unite Fitness Smartwatch

For Outdoorsy Dads

Tool watches for super-adventurous dads.

Mens Casio Classic Vibration Alarm Chronograph Watch W-735H-1AVEF. Hot alert - the Casio Classic Vibration with time and countdown functions. Its practical design means Dad won’t have to worry about bumps and scratches.

Luminox Bear Grylls Survival Sea 3720 Series Watch XB.3729.NGU. For the dad who never gives up, this is the ultimate watch. The CARBONOX™ case makes it light, hypoallergenic, durable and resistant. Spot the orange diving zone count-up marking!

Mens Lotus SmarTime Bluetooth Smartwatch L50012/1. Dad is bound to have fun with this Lotus SmarTime watch. It is designed to track the wearer’s performance while playing sport or training, and keep them connected on the go.

Lotus SmarTime Smartwatch L50012/1

For Dads Who Have Everything

Gorgeous gifts for dads who are impossible to buy for.

Unisex Sekonda Pocket Watch 3798. If your dad is fascinated by the history of watchmaking, this pocket watch from Sekonda will make him smile. It’s a real beauty, stylish and sleek in stainless steel.

Bulova Watch 97C110. Looking for a conversation piece? This will do nicely for a watch gift with its eye-catching retro yet modern design. It’s a hot style for a digital watch!

Mens Maurice Lacroix Aikon Beachvolley Vikings Limited Edition Chronograph Watch AI1018-SS001-530-6. This chronograph, designed in collaboration with the Beachvolley Vikings, the #1 beachvolley team on the planet, couldn’t be bolder or brighter. Hands down it’s the uber-watch gift.

 Bulova Watch 97C110

On a Budget?

If you’re shopping with a budget, these make perfect gifts.

Mens Accurist Chronograph Watch 7278. Looking for beauty on a budget? A statement chronograph like this one from Accurist ticks several boxes. Plus there’s the classic combination of black and gold.

Calypso Bluetooth Smartwatch K8502/4. Brand new! Dad can track his heart rate and count his steps throughout the day on this Calypso fitness watch. The USB charger is on the strap, saving an accessory.

Lorus Watch RH919KX9. There’s a lot to be said for a clean, uncluttered design. We love the combination of silver indices, black dial and silver bracelet on this timepiece.

Mens Accurist Chronograph Watch 7278
We’ve had fun hunting through hundreds of watches in stock at WatchShop recommend the best ones for you. There are so many options but I know my dad would love the Casio Classic Vibration Alarm Chronograph or the Citizen Gents Strap Mens Watch. If you're looking for a great deal, you can browse our full collection of mens watches.