The Rumpl Shammy towel is soft, stain resistant and does not retain odors or sand. It measures 30 x 55 inches and weighs less than a pound. The best part: polyester and spandex dry quickly, so you do not have to put a wet towel in your suitcase.
Microfiber towels are thinner than traditional terry towels. In addition, they are more absorbent and dry faster. This makes them perfect for the beach. These Bdsign towels measure 74 x 74 inches so that you and some friends can lie comfortably. It can be thrown into the washing machine and comes with a travel bag.
These 78 x 35 inch microfiber beach towels dry three times faster than those you bought at the big box store in the summer of 2009. The material is smoother and softer than the sponge, while remaining very absorbent. These towels fold into a travel pouch, which means they can also help prevent your belongings from getting wet. They come in a handful of colors and patterns – you can even have one in the shape of a circle.
Pesthemal cotton bath towels are thin enough to be light and dry quickly. These towels are large (39 x 70 inches), but as the weave is not very thick, it will not take much space in your beach bag. This set comes with six colors. Turkish towels also boast of being softer and more absorbent every time you wash them with their extra long cotton fibers.
There is a place for the traditional beach towel on this list. If you do not want to waste a lot of money, get some cheap combed cotton beach towels. The towels in this pack of four seem to make the cover of a Beach Boys album. The 30 x 60-inch towels are machine washable and less absorbent than others I've tried, but light enough to take you to the beach.
These woven towels measure 58 x 68 inches, almost twice the width of the Utopia napkin above. It's perfect for people who want to relax together or for a singleton who wants room for many snacks. The double-sided towel comes in four style options, but Summer Trellis is the most colorful and the most worthy of beaches. This option is a thicker velvet cotton, which means that it weighs just under 2.5 kg.
This mischievous towel from TheCroco comes in four styles: blue shark, pink bunny, green dinosaur and pink dinosaur.