Stylish poolside clothes and accessories ensure that gentlemen still look the part whilst enjoying the tropical surrounding sat a private villa in Thailand.
If you’re renting one of Thailand’s luxury holiday villas for your vacation, it’s likely that you’ll be spending a large part of your vacation time by the private pool.
For stylish guys, it’s important for their poolside outfits to match the chic surroundings, especially if they are sharing the villa with friends.
A selection of holiday wardrobe essentials – from swim shorts to sunglasses is therefore high on the purchase list so you’ll be ready with an irresistible poolside look whether you’re chilling by the pool or down at the local beach club.
Below is a line-up of men’s holiday chic.
Swimming in Style
Channel the spirit of the tropical setting with these stylish palm-tree print swim shorts. Designed by Sundek, the original surfwear fashion house, these shorts offer the best of style and functionality. A classic clean-cut silhouette is paired with this bold, modern print which is ideal for gentlemen that want to make a style statement by the pool. The fixed waistband infuses the shorts with a little more structure, ensuring they’re smart enough for outings to the local beach club. Made from lightweight nylon, they’re also the perfect material to dry out quickly after you swim a few lengths.
No beach outfit is complete without the perfect pair of sunglasses, whether you’re strolling down to your local strip of sand on Koh Samui or Phuket, or enjoying a book by the pool in your private villa. Tortoiseshell frames offer an instant infusion of effortless chic, which is why these timeless Suprema sunglasses by Persol are a classic choice. The design goes hand-in-hand with expert craftsmanship to produce a pair of glasses that will suit practically any outfit whilst you’re on holiday.
Practical yet incredibly stylish footwear is essential for padding around your private holiday villa with regular trips to and from the pool to the bar in the kitchen. For this daily task, simple – yet classic – leather sandals by Kurt Geiger ar a good choice. Crafted from smooth chocolate brown leather with a practical rubber grip sole, the slip-on sandals tick all the boxes. Made in Italy, they embody all the excellent leather craftsmanship you would expect and will give your poolside ensemble an instant boost.
Hats Off or On
A practical hat that oozes style without being too over the top is essential for keeping the sun off your face whilst you’re flipping through the pages of a good novel whilst sunbathing. If you don’t fancy yourself as much of a baseball cap person, why not opt for something a bit more traditional? Ted Baker offers this classic straw hat style, which features a traditional woven design and a sharp fabric trim for extra detail. This piece of headgear will bring an instant nautical flourish to your poolside outfit, as well as serving its practical purpose.
Cover Up Fast
If you’re planning on enjoying the warm Thai sun for an entire day, it’s always handy to have a shirt nearby as a quick cover-up in case you’re nipping indoors for a bit of lunch or a 20-minute break from the sun. Something light and comfortable is the best solution, like the lightweight crepe short-sleeved shirt from AllSaints. Boasting a colourful yet not too overpowering floral pattern, the shirt features a slim, flattering cut that’s ideal for creating a casual yet appealing poolside look.