The best ladies boat shoes

Whether you’re joining the action at one of the world's top superyacht regattas or cruising around the Balearic Islands, if you're on board, you need the right footwear. Thankfully, we're here to help you put the right foot forward from our edit of the best boat shoes from the most stylish and practical to the downright comfortable.

What are boat shoes?

Typically speaking, boat shoes can be quite varied in style, the requirements for them to be suitable to wear on board is that they have rubber soles in a light colour, as not to mark the deck. Take a look at our favourites below.

Loro Piana Loafers

Why not add some colour with a beautiful pair of blue suede shoes? These Summer Charm suede slip-on loafers by Loro Piana are just the ticket. 

£670 from Harrods

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Giorgio Armani suede sneakers

Featuring light coloured rubber soles, these soft suede Armani sneakers are both comfortable and elegant – and perfect for wearing on board. 

£450 from Armani



The Superga shoes pictured above are part of the new organic collection and are a great sustainable option as they are completely recyclable and made using organic materials. 

£75 from Superga

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Gucci Fria Horsebit Loafers

If you want something bold but don't want to sacrifice on comfort the Fria horsebit GG-print felt loafers from Gucci could be the answer to all your boat shoe prayers. These are better suited to lounging onboard or brisk mornings for extra warmth.  

£565 from MatchesFashion

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Sebago Docksides Portland

For something traditional and reliable look no further than Docksides Portland boat shoes from Sebago. Suitable for crew members and guests alike. 

€150 from Sebago

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Sperry Cloud Boat Shoes

They say it's like walking on a cloud... whatever you think, we can't argue with the comfort these Authentic Original Cloud boat shoes from Sperry provide. They only get better with age, too. 

$140 from Sperry

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