Best Beach Cover Ups and Wraps

The beach is a great place to be. It’s where you can freely flaunt your curves and your skin without any judgment. And if you happen to find a perfect bikini that looks fantastic on you, the beach is the ideal place to wear it. However, you don’t want to stay in your bare essentials all day. There are wraps and cover-ups that are made to keep you safe under the sun while looking your absolute best. It’s not wise to ruin your perfect bikini look by wearing the wrong cover-up.

If you’re curious if you already have clothes you can use as a cover-up, then check this out Bikini Cover Ups to Choose From – your perfect cover-up may be sitting in your closet. But if you want to buy something new, here are some of the best cover-ups to complete your beach OOTD:


1. Kimono

Where to Buy
Bsubseach Women Solid Color Long Beach Kimono Cardigan
Genovega Women's Stylish Kimono Cardigan
Yonala Summer Women's Beach Wear Cover up
SweatyRocks Women's Flowy Kimono Cardigan
Rainlover Women's Chiffon/Rayon Beach Blouses Kimono Cardigan


The kimono is not just a perfectly great cover-up for the beach it can help you stand out in every photo. It’s the beach accessory that can make you look fashionable. It’s usually made of light and airy materials that are comfortable, not just for the beach but also for your everyday casual wear.

2. Kaftan

Where to Buy
Ailunsnika Women Turkish Kaftan Swimsuit Bikini Cover
Looking Glam New Ladies Oversized Maxi Kimono Kaftan Tunic Dress
Bsubseach Women Beachwear Turkish Kaftans 
Sidefeel Women Short Sleeve Slit Summer Maxi Long Dress
FINCATI Women Swimwear Beach Caftan Dress


If laid-back and chill is your vibe, the kaftan is the kind of cover-up for you. It’s the perfect choice for people who prefer a little more coverage on top of the bikini. It’s also a good cover-up for people who don’t want to get so much tan. Plus, a kaftan looks great for both men and women.

3. Sarong

Where to Buy
Genesis Sarong Wrap From Bali Your Choice of Design Beach Cover Up
Eicolorte Beach Sarong Pareo Women's Semi-Sheer Swimwear Cover Ups
Hestya Women Pareo Swimsuit Beach Swimwear Wrap Gradient Color Bikini Sarong 
INGEAR Beach Long Batik Tie Dye Sarong Women's Swimsuit Wrap Cover Up
SHU-SHI Women's Beach Cover Up Sarong Swimsuit Cover-Up


Sarong is one of the most useful beach essentials to have. It works as a wrap or dress for the body, or as a maxi skirt when tied up, adding some color and flair to your beach fashion. But a sarong doesn’t just stop there. Besides being a cover-up, it can also serve as a beach blanket, a shawl, a head scarf making it usable as well while you’re on the way to the beach!

4. Tunic

Where to Buy
R.Vivimos Women's Summer Cotton Half Sleeve Casual Loose Bohemian Floral Tunic Dresses
Urban CoCo Women Bohemian Neck Tie Vintage Printed Ethnic Style Summer Shift Dress
Ekouaer Women's Swimsuit Beach Cover Up
BLENCOT Women's Crochet Chiffon Tassel Swimsuit Bikini Pom Pom Trim Swimwear Beach Cover Up 
Vanbuy Women's Boho V Neck Crochet Tunic Tops


Going for the casual boho-chic look? Get a tunic cover-up. A tunic is a loose-fitting garment, usually with long sleeves, and it comes in different hues with minimal patterns. It’s a clever cover-up if you’re planning to go for more beach walk and beach activities than actual swimming or going in the waters. Pair it with gorgeous sunglasses and statement earrings for completing the boho look.

5. Wrap skirt

Where to Buy
ChinFun Women's Ruffle Sarongs Beach Wrap Swimwear Bikini Tankini Cover-Up Swim Skirts 
Yonala Women's Boho Floral Tie Up Waist Summer Beach Wrap Cover Up
Newchoice Women's Boho Leopard Skirt High Low Split Summer Beach Midi Wrap Skirts
Floerns Women's Sheer Beach Swimwear Cover Up Wrap Skirt
Simplee Women's High Waisted Boho Wrap Skirt Floral Print Beach Chiffon Skirt


If you want something stylish yet more convenient, going for a wrap-around skirt is a great idea. The flowy fabric will keep you fresh and cool under the sun’s heat, while you flaunt your pretty bikini top. Choose a wrap skirt if you want something that can be easily removed if in case you want to swim, and also easy to put on to conceal the bottoms as you party or lounge by the sand.

6. Maxi skirt

Where to Buy
Afibi Women Full/Ankle Length Blending Maxi Chiffon Long Skirt Beach Skirt
Allegra K Women's Lace Insert Vintage Swing A-Line Maxi Skirt
Milumia Women's Boho Vintage Print Pockets A Line Maxi Skirt
Phagun Resort Wear Skirt Long Maxi Skirt Beach Wear
Chuanqi Women's Maxi Skirt Leopard Print Chiffon Beach Pleated High Waisted A-Line Long Skirts 


If you prefer a skirt you can also wear besides the beach – maxi skirts are a great choice. It’s light and breezy, and so comfortable to wear for the beach and for dinner by the sea. Lay it over your swimwear, and you’re ready for an effortlessly elegant look from sunrise to sundown.

7. Romper

Where to Buy
REORIA Women's Summer Loose V Neck Spaghetti Strap Short Jumpsuit Rompers
Angashion Women's Sexy V Neck Printed Spaghetti Strap Beach Romper Shorts Jumpsuit 
SheIn Women's Boho Crochet V Neck Halter Backless Floral Lace Romper Jumpsuit
Atnlewhi Sexy Off Shoulder Rompers for Women Strapless Floral Summer Beach Casual Jumpsuits
SheIn Women's V Neck Tropical Print Elastic Waist Tulip Hem Cami Romper 


A romper can also be a cover for your bathing suit. If it looks cute on you on the street, it will certainly look cute on you at the beach. Thanks to its breezy fabrics, rompers are the perfect outfit option for the beach. And since it’s already a top, short, and cover-up in one, it helps you pack light.