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With Father’s Day just around the corner (as a reminder, it’s coming up this Sunday), there’s just enough time to get in those last-minute Father’s Day gifts. We’ve said this before, but don’t overthink it. Maybe your dad needs a coffee-table book or a tech gift. Maybe he loves to cook. Maybe he hates it! In the spirit of finding the right thing for your dad, we went in search of all the best Father’s Day gifts on Amazon for every different kind of father.
To make things even easier for you, we’ve pulled together a list of 51 last-minute Father’s Day gifts, many of which we’ve written about before. Order any of these gifts today with two-day shipping, and they’ll arrive on your doorstep by Saturday, just in time for the big day. And if you’re looking for more ideas, be sure to check out our very last-minute-friendly Father’s Day gifts on Amazon guide.
Off the Grid: Houses for Escape
This coffee-table book chronicles the sustainable dwellings of those who’ve built homes in some far-flung places. If you’re an Amazon Prime member, the book will come with free two-day shipping. (That’s true of all of the items on this list.)
Sea to Summit Lightweight Dry Sack
This dry bag will help him store all of his wet gear after a race without getting the rest of his belongings soggy — ultramarathoner Michael Wardian says it’s the best gift he’s ever received.
Iron Gym Total Upper Body Workout Bar
A discreet pull-up bar that will take up much less room than the whole home-gym shebang (so it would make a good gift for the dad who says he never has time).
Voice Caddie SC 200 Portable Golf Launch Monitor with Audible Output
This performance-tracking system will measure swing speed, ball speed, and track stats (which is why it’s a tried-and-true favorite of dedicated golf dads).
Vogek 6-Port USB Charger Desktop Charging Station
A desktop charging station with six (count ‘em!) USB ports for whatever he may need to juice.
Seneo iPhone X Wireless Charger
Ditch the cord completely for this wireless-charging setup that boasts thousands of glowing reviews.
AYL SoundFit Portable Outdoor and Shower Bluetooth 4.1 Speaker
Petcube Bites HD Pet Camera and Treat Dispenser
Petcube’s monitor cams help worried pet owners keep a close eye on their pups while they’re away, and this model even dispenses treats.
DJI Spark Portable Mini Drone
If Dad’s always wanted to take one for a spin, this mini DJI drone wouldn’t be a bad place to start. It has a powerful camera for capturing aerial photos and is easy enough to control with a phone or even by hand.
Speedo Men’s Surfwalker 3.0 Water Shoe
A pair of sock-style water shoes that grip your feet like flippers might come in handy.
AmazonBasics 4-Piece Packing Cube Set — Small, Medium, Large, and Slim
These streamlined packing cubes will help him close his luggage without much of a struggle.
Rocketbook Wave Smart Notebook
A “smart” notebook that lets him digitize his hand-scrawled notes electronically via email or Google Docs. Once he’s gone through the whole thing, he can microwave it to reset it and start all over again (up to five times).
Think Board Premium (Clear) Peel & Stick Dry-Erase Board Film
A peel-and-stick piece of film that lets him turn any surface into a dry-erase board — marker and cleaning spray included.
HoMedics SP-100H 3-D Shiatsu and Vibration Massage Pillow
A heated pillow that kneads his neck and head with circular motions.
Briggs & Riley Baseline Expandable Toiletry Kit
An expandable toiletry bag that houses a good-for-spills washable interior lining.
John Christian Men’s Hooded Fleece Robe
You can’t go wrong with this smart (and comfy) robe.
Nodpod Weighted Sleep Therapy
A doctor-approved weighted eye mask should help him sink into sleep more quickly. Emergency physician Wallace Blake McKinney uses it to sneak in naps in between shifts and says it works even if you’re a side sleeper.
Plant Theatre Psychedelic Salad Kit
He may not be able to resist the temptation of sticking cheese, potato wedges, or Snickers in this little deep fryer.
Charcoal Companion CC6064 Himalayan Salt Plate & Holder
It’s a giant slab of pink Himalayan salt that’s sure to get “oohs” and “aahs” the next time he invites the neighbors over.
Vinturi Reserve Essential Red Wine Aerator and Carafe Set
Braun Classic Analog Quartz Alarm Clock
Writer Lauren Levy says this ’80s-style Braun alarm clock helped her curb her snooze-cycle habit for good.
Kikkerland Magnetic Hourglass
A one-minute hourglass filled with magnetized iron sand that collects into shards and stalagmites.
Fellow Stagg Pour-Over Kettle (Copper)
Maybe now that he has a handsome copper kettle, he can ditch the $4-a-day vice.
Loulou & Yves: The Untold Story of Loulou de La Falaise and the House of Saint Laurent by Christopher Petkanas
Here, 500-plus pages of the story of the relationship between muse Loulou de la Falaise and Yves Saint Laurent, featuring interviews with more than 200 people, including Cecil Beaton, Diana Vreeland, and Robert Mapplethorpe.
ThermoPro Digital Thermometer
He’ll never overcook a pork tenderloin (or undercook a steak) again with this digital thermometer that alerts him when the specified cut is done.
B&O Play by Bang & Olufsen Over-Ear Beoplay H4 Wireless Headphones
Strat writer Steven John says that among Bluetooth headphones, these are the best “in terms of sound quality, comfort, and design.”
Withings / Nokia Steel HR Hybrid Smartwatch
A sleek activity and sleep-monitoring watch that doesn’t look like an activity and sleep-monitoring watch.
Westmark Beer Resealer
Perfect for the dad with a lower tolerance. This little gadget helps him reseal his unfinished beer.
Areaware Liquid Body Flask
A slim flask that has the look of crinkly paper but is actually made of stainless steel.
Bormioli Rocco Sorgente Shot Glasses (Set of 6)
The little ripples on these Bormioli shot glasses make them look like they’re elegantly melting.
Grown Alchemist Hand Wash Sweet Orange, Cedar Wood and Sage
A hand wash with cedarwood, geranium, and sweet-almond oils in handsome if not entirely legible — the print’s teeny-tiny! — packaging.
R+Co Badlands Dry-Shampoo Paste
Your lazy dad will think the culty R+Co invented this styling paste–slash–dry shampoo just for him.
Braun Electric Shaver, Series 7 7865cc Men’s Electric Razor
Proraso Shaving Cream, Refreshing and Toning, 5.2 oz.
And if he prefers to go clean-shaven, he could do a lot worse than this handsome (and affordable) shaving cream.
Drillbrush Bathroom Surfaces Cleaning Kit
Give your dad’s power drill new life with these brush heads (which are a favorite of Strategist editor Maxine Builder).
Urpower Aroma Essential Oil Diffuser
A minimal aroma diffuser that came recommended by writer Lindsey Weber for its no-frills design and subtle scent.
Contixo Smart Interactive Robot Puppy
A remote-controlled robot dog that barks and plays without needing to be walked or fed or cleaned up after.
Creative Co-op Hexagon Marble & Wood Coaster Set
These hexagonal wood-and-marble coasters are very lagom.
LAFCO New York House and Home Cottage Home Candle
This room-size candle will make him think he’s living by the beach.
‘The Tao of Bill Murray’ by Gavin Edwards
Maybe he’s in this book! At the very least, he’ll appreciate the collection of the many times the actor mixed and mingled with regular folk.
Lorell Sit-to-Stand Monitor Riser
Maybe it’s time he made the move to a standing-desk converter like this one, which people on Amazon rave about for its quality and affordable price point.
Rivet 2-Tiered Industrial Rolling Bar Cart
A wood-and-brass bar cart will accentuate his liquor collection — whether it’s booze-aisle fare or three-figure swill — quite nicely.
Fluance RT80 High Fidelity Vinyl Turntable Record Player
This boxy, minimalist turntable comes with a built-in preamp. All you’ll need is a set of speakers to get his well-worn records spinning.
Belmint Shiatsu Foot Massager With Switchable Heat Function
This foot massager, which allows you to toggle warmth and pressure levels, was a hit among moms. Why not give your dad the same luxury?
ProSource Acupressure Mat and Pillow Set
Dopp Men’s Veneto Traditional Framed Kit-Leather
A handsome, chestnut-hued Dopp kit is certainly much nicer (and environmentally sound) to house travel-size shampoo than a Ziploc bag.
Garmin Approach S20 Golf Watch — Black
Plus, it does double duty as a sleep monitor and step counter.
Homesick Scented Candle
Grab one in a scent of your choice — oh, say, New York City. Two-day ship it to your old man, and give him a call while you’re at it. He’ll be glad to hear your voice.
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