Many people on holiday love to lounge around the pool, take a dip, swim in the sea, or explore their destination by boat and that all means one thing: you need swimwear. Whether you like a string bikini or a full-cover-up, we've got you covered with our summer 2023 swimwear faves.
For the more athletic swimmers out there who want everything covered in a classic one-piece, Speedo is the swimwear brand for you. You can find long-sleeved, one-shoulder, thin straps, thick straps, zip-up styles, and even wet-suit style swimwear. Swimwear is offered in a variety of colours and cuts to suit you. These swim styles are perfect for jet skiing and water sports adventures. Speedo is known for its quality and affordability. You can nab a hijab swimsuit for £17 and a simple one piece for £20 to around £70 for regular swimwear, all the way to advanced kneeskin full coverage gear for sportspeople (around £170 to £400).
For those who want a little more support, Pour Moi not only has sexy and full-coverage swimwear, but it also has DD+ styles where you can get a swimsuit and bikini top that matches your bra, so you'll have comfort and style. This brand has styles, shapes, colours, and designs to suit all tastes from the classic black one-piece to a fun bikini to showcase that cleavage. You'll nab one of these swimsuits for the £16 to £60 price range with some of the cover-ups on the higher end but they often have sales.
Next has 3,500 swimwear and coverup styles to choose from their own Next collection to Lipsy, Pour Moi, Boden, Victoria's Secret, Speedo, Figleaves, Mint Velvet, Calvin Klein, Reiss, Superdry, Nike, Seaspray, Fat Face, Ralph Lauren, and so many more. You can use the filters to narrow down your swimsuit to whichever you envisioned on your holiday mood board – or saw in your favourite celeb wearing. You can find styles at any price point, too, from £12 up to £240 (for a Kate Spade one-piece).
SeaFancy does all things swimwear and when it comes to styles, they have thought of everything – they have swim dresses, tankinis, bikinis, one-pieces, whatever style will make you most comfortable as you enjoy the water. Their cute signature halter strap styles look straight from a 1950s fashion plate. It's like the cutest romper you'd wear every day but it's a swimsuit! It's perfect for those who want some upper thigh coverage. Swim dresses take it a step further providing skirt coverage in appealing styles. The price range is around £30 to £40, making it very affordable.
Boden is known for its stylish tailored looks but it also does swimwear. The retailer has unique and beautiful styles. You'll be sure to wow in these impeccably cut pieces. The fabrics are luxurious and beautiful and the detailing is perfect. You can find swimwear in the £30 to £98 range with a mix-and-match bikini going for around £72 with the separate top and bottoms.
John Lewis has over 1,000 swimwear and beachwear options to enjoy from their own brand bikinis to higher-end brands like AllSaints, Billabong, Calvin Klein, Jigsaw, and more. You can find bikini bottoms for as little as £4 (there's a big sale) but more typically around £16 running up to the Miracle Suit's more hefty £195 price tag to Ralph Lauren, Davy J, and Reiss around the £150 mark to a more reasonable high end of £99 for Whistles.