Our work is supported by affiliate commissions.
Need a gift for grandpa? We’ve rounded up the best gifts into this ideal gift list. With a range of occasions, interests and types of gifts there’s sure to be something here granda will love. From holiday gifts, family gifts, gifts from the grandkids to everything in between. You can spoil grandma with the perfect gift for his birthday, Christmas or just to celebrate being a wonderful grandpa. We’ve made celebrating grandpa easy with this great gift list stuffed full of the best gift ideas.
By Liz Holt • Published Jan 2 2022
This journal from Amazon is packed with questions, prompts and ideas to make sure you can learn everything from Grandpa about his life and experiences. Get him to write it all down or chat it out using the prompts, starting with childhood right up until now it covers every major moment and memory. Keep it safe for the grandkids and future generations to share and enjoy.
Neck and back massage with heat and deep kneading functions. Give grandpa the gift of relaxation after a busy day with the grandkids or just working on his hobbies he can sit and relax with this neck massager. Wraps around the neck, shoulders and back it features a range of functions and customizable settings. It also works as a leg and foot massager to keep grandpa on his feet after running around with the grandkids.
Celebrate the first Christmas as a grandpa with this personalized Christmas decoration. Inscribe a personal message, name and date on this gold Christmas decoration and gift it before Christmas so it can be hung up for Grandpa’s first Christmas as a grandad. The perfect gift to celebrate the first grandkid.
Never lose the keys again and keep a reminder of the grandkids all in one place. This leather crafted keychain includes a photo holder to always keep those closest to you with you. Available in a range of colours, monograms and photo options find it on Etsy here.
For the puzzle-loving problem-solving grandpa this set of 5 brainteasers is perfect. Physical puzzles/problems to solve including the mystery of Chinese Tea, the Aztec Passionflower and the Roman Keys. Made from metal and wood they are shipped as a set from Uncommon goods, solve them with family members or as a solo mode of relaxation this unique gift is fun for everyone.
Grandpa will be stylish, warm and everyone will know he’s the best grandpa ever in this sweatshirt. Super soft and warm, this crew neck jumper is a cotton blend with personalized embroidery on. Choose your custom text, size and colour to make sure you’ve got a sweatshirt grandpa will love. Find it on etsy here.
This unique family tree features up to 25 family members and can be customized with any names and titles you want. Made from 3 laser-cut layers of wood each one is cut, sanded, stained and engraved to bring this wood print to life. Hunting themed with forest and deer motifs and each name engraved on a star. The perfect family keepsake to display in grandpa's house.
A gadget every grandpa needs, the classic Swiss Army Knife. This multi-tool pocket-sized gadget features a range of functions including blade, can opener, Philips screwdriver and so many more. Iconic and durable the perfect gadget for every grandpa. Also offers hours of amusement and curiosity from the grandkids (just make sure grandpa's in charge of operating!))
Gramps unite this is the cap for you, adjustable snapback cap it features gramps embroidered on the front. Available in a range of colours. Keep gramps safe from the sun, look cool and own his gramps status. Great for a grandfather's day gift or birthday gift.
If your grandpa is a collector give him the gift of choosing a diecast model vehicle. Diecast Models have hundreds of die-cast models and he can choose his favourite or any model missing from his collection, the gift certificate means the choice is his.
For holiday fun the whole family can join in gift grandpa this great holiday gift. Mollky, the wooden pin and skittles games that test your skill and throwing accuracy ( as well as maths skills as you’ve got to add the numbers on the pins you knock down or the total number of fallen pins). Fun for everyone and every age.
Made from supple suede, lined with wool and with a rubber sole these are the perfect moccasins. Suitable for indoor or outdoor use they’ll keep grandpa warm and dry as well as stylish. Available in a range of colours and sizes.
This sleek classic photo frame displays more than just one memory, give grandma the gift of a beautiful frame with all the memories you’ve captured loaded on. An ambient light sensor adapts to the light in the room and it plugs into a wall socket so no battery replacement is needed.
This crew neck t-shirt is super soft and features The Grandfather logo on the front in reference to the movie and grandpa. Available in a range of sizes, colours and font options you can personalize it to make it truly his.
This classic leather wallet embossed with grandpa’s initials or grandpa makes a lovely gift. Made from beautiful buffalo leather it’s available in a range of colours and with 7 letters of personalization possible. To add an extra thoughtful touch don’t forget to include a family photo inside.
This therapeutic weighted blanket will help sleep, reduce anxiety and offer comfort like no other. Covered in super soft grey flannel it’ll be perfect for a full night’s sleep or relaxing in the couch. Available in a range of styled, colours and sizes. Made in the USA.
From quick questions to household functions Alexa is the helper Grandpa never knew he needed. Play music, stream audiobooks or make calls with the echo dot and Alexa. Set reminders, stay in touch with family and friends or just use it to find the answers to whatever questions he may have.
Audible membership will give him access to a world full of books, podcasts and audio programs. He can listen while gardening, model building or just sitting and relaxing. Link it up to the kindle to sync spoken and written versions of the same books.
With 6 different handcrafted spice and seasoning blends, there’s one for every grilling occasion and meat. For the grandpa that loves bbq’s and outdoor grilling this box set of blends will take cooking to the next level.
Made in the USA from 100% sustainable walnut wood this cutting board is a sturdy, reversible cutting board. Made from porous soft grains it won’t dull your knife and the grooved edges will catch any juices before they hit the floor.
Handcrafted from recycled Barn wood this floating photo frame adds a rustic touch to any shed, study or lounge room. Choose from 2,3,4,5,6 or 9 photo spots and fill them will all your favourite family photos.
With this box set of Mizuno RB Tour Golf Balls, you can choose to upload an image to be added to each ball. One dozen custom balls that are soft and responsive on the green as well as wind drag-reducing. Available in a range of quantities simple upload your logo and purchase.
Perfect for a birthday, special occasion or just thanks for being a great grandpa gift. This gift hamper is full of premium meat, cheese and crackers for grandpa to relax and enjoy. Sweet or savoury there's something for every taste included.
For long-distance grandpa’s keep in touch with an iPad. Stay connected over facetime, photo sharing and email with the latest iPad. Amazing video, picture and storage capability long-distance won’t seem so far away with daily facetime catchup.
Crafted from wood and metal it’s easy to use, great to look at and will keep the bottle caps in his magnetic mouth so they don’t go flying away. If Grandpa is a dog lover this is sure to be a hit.
Open a world full of words without the need for shelves full of space. The Kindle e-reader is lightweight, compact, and easy to use. The best feature for grandpas includes backlit and front-lit reading and the adjustable font size (for those grandpa’s not quite ready to admit they need glasses). Saves your page so no need to worry if you fall asleep halfway through.
This vintage candy gift basket is perfect for revisiting old times or sharing memories with family. Packed full of candy and sweet treats from past decades you can choose the decade you wish and sent it to Grandpa to enjoy.
Retirement and becoming a grandpa can often mean lots more time is free, keep grandpa busy and building with the Lego NASA Discovery Kit. Older grandkids can join in and help the building process. With 2354 pieces of Lego to build, he’ll be busy for weeks!
The Noisz robot vacuum cleaner will take the vacuuming off grandpa’s hands. Automatic, self-charging and easy to operate its perfect for keeping everything clean and tidy.
For the grandpa who is good at fixing things and handy around the home, this personalized measuring tape. 16’ tape that you can add a personal message to so he won’t forget his family loves him.
Make sure grandpa has the most alluring lure possible by gifting him this build your own box set. Includes everything he needs to craft his own lures making sure his next fishing trip is sure to land a big one.
This knife making kit is perfect for the handy grandpa who loves to spend time in the shed making stuff. Packed with everything needed to craft his own knife including a leather sheath for when it's finished.
This 130 piece Freight train set comes with everything needed to get grandpa’s model railway setup up and running. Powered by an EMD GP40 diesel locomotive it features operating headlights, hooper car, gondola car, signal bridge and so much more. HO Scale 1;87
The ultimate in grilling or BBQing apparel this Outset apron and gloves are for the serious griller. Made from brown leather suede it’ll protect grandpa and his clothes. One size fits all with adjustable neck, waist and wrists. Two large pockets to store spices, cooking tools or whatever grandpa needs.
For the grandpa who loves food and has some time on his hands this Cuisine Art Vertical Smoker. Two stainless steel racks offer 510sq inches of space while the top and bottom vents allow air through. Grandpa can smoke his favourite foods and everything aside from charcoal or wood chunks are included.
Keep in touch with handwritten letters from grandpa, or just the daily shopping list. This great eye-catching pen offers a luxury writing experience with no spills or spots as well as a futuristic hover design that’ll be the talking point of his desk (one little grandkid may not be able to resist touching).
Gift grandpa the gift of a wine subscription box, a monthly delivery of wine as well as information about food pairings, a newsletter, a cheese pairing guide and so much more. Choose from a range of subscriptions levels and delivery options
Enjoy as a family or over drinks with friends’ monopoly can be a make or break game but is always worth playing. This is a special National Parks of the USA edition and features everything from the Grand Canyon to Yosemite.