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Holiday Packing List: Kids Swimwear

Vacation or staycation? Swimwear or beachwear? You choose the vibe and we’ll provide styles to suit any kids’ suitcase.

Kerry Martin
by Kerry Martin

*The prices included in the article below are correct as of the date of publication. These prices may change from time to time and may vary from the prices shown in individual Primark stores.

Consider this your one-stop shop for kids swimwear and beach essentials. From splash-ready swim shorts & swimsuits to post-pool must-haves like our hooded towels and beach bags. It’s time to load up their luggage!

Graphic tee and swim trunks

Younger Child Orange Swim Shorts €4, Younger Boy Blue ‘Sports Club’ Tee €2

Look out for the Primark Cares logo on our swimwear products in-store to snap up kids holiday staples that are part of our Primark Cares range.

Baby & Kids Swimwear

We’re starting off strong with our kids matching swimwear options. For styles that are synchronised both in and out of the pool it’s all about our tropical fruit print swimsuits available in younger and older child sizes. Whether they’re well-versed water babies or first-time toe dippers, our adorable all-in one striped crab baby swimsuit and swim hat are sure to steal a few hearts upon arrival.

Matching swimwear

Younger Child Pink Shirred Tropical Print Swimsuit €7

Matching swimwear

Older Child Fruit Print Cross Strap Swimsuit €5

For your mini-me’s that are after no-fuss, simple swimwear, our plain and printed kids swim shorts and bikinis will be top of their packing pile. The shirred fabrication featured across a wide range of our pieces means no ties or fastenings. Simply pull-on to be pool-ready!

Bikini top and denim shorts

Older Child Splatter Tie-Dye Bikini €9, Older Child Denim Short €8

Kids Towels & Beach Accessories

Whether it’s sand in-between their toes or chlorine in their hair, our range of kids beach towels and accessories are ready to fend off any mid-afternoon meltdowns. Drying them off may seem like a drag so make it fun with their favourite faces thanks to our character hooded beach towels. For the fashionista in the family why not pick up one of our kids kaftans or beach coverups? Finish off with straw hats, sandals, and a beach bag for a mini-me chic holiday outfit.

Hooded beach towel

Spiderman Hooded Towel €11

Stitch towel

Stitch Hooded Towel €11

Simple Kids Holiday Outfits

Keeping the kg’s down is vital when it comes to filling their suitcase, so packing pieces that are super versatile is key. Utilise their swimsuits on dry land too by teaming with a pair of denim shorts or skirts. For smarter looks, take our plain swim shorts in classic colours like navy, black, and grey and wear with slogan tees and sandals in the daytime, then swap for button down shirts in the evening.

Swim trunks with vest top

Younger Child Ombre Dinosaur Swim Shorts €6, Younger Child Black ‘Good Vibes’ Slogan Vest €4

When it comes to accessories, keep things simple with our wide range of bucket hats, caps, and sunglasses. Being both compact and light, they’re guaranteed a place on the plane!

Bucket hat and graphic tee

Younger Child Blue ‘Create’ Slogan Tee €2.50, Blue Mosaic Print Bucket Hat (part of a 2pk) €7

Denim shorts and pink swimsuit

Younger Child Frill Neck Watermelon Print Swimsuit €4, Younger Child Light Blue Denim Shorts €7