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The 30 Best Dopp Kits for Traveling
You’ve got the tickets sorted. Accommodation booked. Packing pretty much done. There’s just one final piece to put inside your luggage. The humble Dopp Kit, also known as a toiletry bag/kit or wash bag. Except, when you think about it, this carry item deserves a little more recognition. A well-designed Dopp kit keeps your toiletries within easy reach so you don’t need to do the frustrating luggage rummage routine. But it also acts as a barrier, protecting the rest of your travel gear against accidental leaks or spills from your not-so-trusty toiletries.
It’s definitely worth adding a good Dopp kit to your carry collection. And with such a variety to choose from, you’ll find something to suit diverse budgets and style preferences. But to give you a helping hand, we’ve rounded up 30 of the best Dopp kits for traveling…
Editor’s Pick – Peak Design Wash Pouch (US $60)
Peak Design don’t leave things incomplete, so when they launched their travel bag, they naturally needed accessories to go with it. The Wash Pouch is their solution to the toiletry or dopp kit we all pack on trips, but taken to the next level. It sits stably on the counter or if your hotel bathroom is low on space, you can hang it easily from a towel rack or door, with the included hook. TPU coated mesh pockets keep things organized while the magnetic closing dedicated toothbrush compartment keeps it isolated from your other items. There’s also a place for your razor and an external zippered pouch for quick access.
This is the smartest and best looking dopp you’ll come across!
Topo Designs Dopp Kit (US$ 29)
Ruggedly built to withstand years of demanding travel use, the Topo Designs Dopp Kit is handcrafted with 1000D Cordura. The triangular shape allows the kit to sit upright on narrow spaces, while the water-resistant lining makes it easy to clean.
Arc’teryx Index Dopp Kit (US$ 35)
The transparent panel main compartment of the Index Dopp Kit helps you move easily through airport security with your liquids conveniently on show. Additionally, the mesh compartment is useful for items such as a toothbrush, while the rear zippered pocket comes in handy for storing smaller items. And for added functionality, the handle also features a buckle to hang the kit up for easy access.
Eagle Creek Pack-It Wallaby (US$ 36.95)
The Pack-It Wallaby packs plenty of useful features into its functional design. Multiple organization pockets, a water-repellent lining, a removable pouch for breezing through airport security, and a hook for suspending the toiletry kit makes this a practical piece for a range of trips.
MIS Mil-Spec Mesh Toiletry Bag (US$ 38)
Made in California with water-resistant 1000D Cordura, this sturdy toiletry bag is ready to hit the road with its straightforward and durable design. Grab handles at either end provide easy portability, and a side mesh panel enables venting.
Sea Bags for CountyComm Kevlar Dopp Bag (US$ 42.50)
Available in a limited edition run of 250, the Kevlar Dopp Bag is made by hand in the USA with recycled sails. Lightweight yet tough, each Dopp bag is unique, easy to clean and a fine choice if you’re after something a little different.
Crumpler Low Level Aviator Dopp Kit (US$ 45)
The Crumpler Low Level Aviator Dopp Kit is a lightweight case well suited to smaller toiletry setups. The Dopp kit offers an internal zipped pocket and mesh pockets to keep items in order, with a water-resistant lining for added functionality. Additionally, there’s also a hanging loop and a carry handle.
Patagonia Black Hole Cube 10L (US$ 49)
A great option for larger loads, the tough Black Hole Cube 10L is made with water-resistant, bluesign® approved fabric. An exterior daisy chain lets you secure the case to a bag, while the clamshell opening provides easy access to the contents. Two zippered compartments help keep items tidy, and if the 10L is too large the Black Hole Cube also comes in 2L and 6L sizes.
Cargo Works EDC Dopp Kit (US$ 49.90)
Ruggedly reliable to stand up to years of travel use, the Cargo Works EDC Dopp Kit is made with a 1050D nylon exterior. A variety of organization options keep your gear within easy reach, including a choice of two compartments, exterior and interior pockets, and a front MOLLE panel.
pinqponq Dopp Kit (US$ 49.95)
The water-repellent pinqpong Dopp Kit is constructed with fabrics made from 100% recycled PET bottles. A range of internal pockets help you avoid rummaging for your toiletries, while an integrated loop makes it easy to suspend the kit if required.
DSPTCH Dopp Kit (US$ 62)
The DSPTCH Dopp Kit combines tough construction with adaptable organization. Two compartments and elastic organizer loops keep your gear in check on the go, while the removable valet tray provides useful storage for small items during your travels.
Briggs & Riley Baseline Compact Toiletry Kit (US$ 65)
This sleek, trifold toiletry kit offers a top mesh pocket, middle wet/dry pocket, and bottom gusseted pocket to keep a range of toiletry and small travel essentials tidy on the move. Additionally, the Velcro closure strap can also double as a loop if you want to hang the kit up.
Lexdray Dubai Travel Case (US$ 69)
The Lexdray Dubai Travel Case offers lots of features in a stylish carry piece, including dual compartments, multiple pockets, an antibacterial coated lining and water-resistant build. The case can be laid flat or hung up, and can double as a storage case for smaller EDC essentials.
Incase Dopp Kit – Diamond Wire (US$ 69.95)
Crafted with weather-resistant 70D Diamond Wire ripstop nylon, this Dopp kit combines clean style and functionality in one. The kit features a rinsable lining that’s useful in the event of spills or leaks, a water-resistant zipper, concealed pocket and convenient large carry handle.
Kletterwerks Kit Toiletry Bag (US$ 69.95)
The Kletterwerks Kit Toiletry Bag combines tough US-made construction with a simple and functional design. The wide opening allows for easy access, interior pockets help you organize various items on the move, and the carry handles provide convenient portability.
Alchemy Equipment AEL015 Dopp Kit Bag (US$ 71.95)
Eye-catching and built to go the distance, the AEL015 Dopp Kit is made with water-resistant Kodra and a wipe-clean lining. The wide opening lets you easily access items, with a choice of pockets on hand to help keep the contents tidy.
Heimplanet Monolith Dopp Kit (US$ 75)
The Monolith Dopp Kit adapts to a range of travel environments with a design that can be hung up or used in standing mode. Dual compartments and multiple pockets keep the contents accessible and in order, and the kit also comes with a handy mirror.
Tumi Alpha Split Travel Kit (US$ 76)
Durable and functional, Tumi’s Alpha Split Travel Kit features a clamshell opening and three interior pockets for easy access and organization. The travel kit includes an antibacterial lining and handle with snap button that can be used to hang the kit up.
WP Standard Leather Dopp Kit (US$ 85)
An appealing blend of tough construction and rugged good looks makes this a fine addition to any travel carry setup. The Dopp kit is made with vegetable-tanned full-grain leather and an easy-clean liner, and offers an interior pocket for storage.
Briggs & Riley Baseline Deluxe Toiletry Kit (US$ 95)
A great option if ready access is a priority, this toiletry kit offers a trifold design with multiple compartments and pockets for organizing your items. The durable kit can be hung up for easy access and features a water-resistant lining.
Côte&Ciel Medium Veneer Neoprene Lagoon Spa Pouch (US$ 99)
Fancy a little Parisian chic in your toiletry carry? Look to the Lagoon Spa Pouch from Côte&Ciel. The pouch features a removable neoprene strap, water-resistant zipper, interior pocket, and eye-catching textured aesthetics that add a touch of pizzazz to your carry setup.
Filson Travel Kit (US$ 103.94)
Handsome and durable, Filson’s Travel Kit is made with Rugged Twill, bridle leather and brass hardware. The kit includes two interior and two exterior pockets to keep items tidy, along with a water-resistant lining and leather carry loop.
Hook & Albert Leather Travel Dopp Kit (US$ 145)
A suave piece from Hook & Albert, the Leather Travel Dopp Kit features three compartments for convenient organization. The main compartment opens wide and the side compartments lay almost flat, allowing quick and easy access to items. The Dopp kit includes a waterproof lining and can be compressed for compact storage when not in use.
WANT Les Essentiels Kenyatta Organic Cotton-Canvas Wash Bag (US$ 195)
This wash bag is a luxurious option for storing your grooming essentials, with a choice of pockets to keep them tidy and easily accessible. The wash bag is made with organic cotton-canvas and leather detailing and features magnetic ends for ease of use.
KILLSPENCER Dopp/Folio 2.0 (US$ 210)
KILLSPENCER’s Dopp/Folio 2.0 is a sleek combination of chic aesthetics and versatility. Made in the USA with full-grain leather, the design can alternate between a rectangular Dopp kit and flat portfolio so you can carry toiletries or travel essentials in style.
Mismo M/S Washbag (US$ 246.95)
The M/S Washbag brings understated Danish minimalism to your travels, with a practical design that looks good wherever you use it. The snap hook closures double as carry handles, while interior pockets provide organization. The M/S Washbag is made with water-resistant ballistic nylon and vegetable-tanned leather detailing, and includes a water-repellent lining.
hardgraft Full Disclosure Dopp Kit (US$ 304)
If you’ve got cash to splash and want a premium place to store your travel essentials, look to hardgraft’s Full Disclosure Dopp Kit. Made in Italy with vegetable-tanned leather, the Dopp kit features a clamshell opening for easy packing and access. Inside you’ll find a wipe-clean lining, along with two compartments and a divider that closes with magnets to keep gear tidy on the move.
hardgraft Refresh Dopp Kit (US$ 333)
The Refresh Dopp Kit takes a slightly different approach to travel kits with its vertical design. This keeps contents such as shampoo upright and also means the kit takes up less counter space with a reduced footprint. It’s made in Italy with vegetable-tanned leather and wool felt, and includes a wipe-clean lining.
Aspinal of London Leather Hanging Wash Bag (US$ 345)
It’s pricey, but this Leather Hanging Wash Bag exudes timeless, luxurious style and quality craftsmanship. Made by hand with smooth Italian calf leather, the wash bag includes a choice of pockets with water-resistant linings, a carry handle, a leather-bound mirror, and magnetic snap closures. Additionally, the bag can be hung up for easy access to the contents.
Mulberry Belgrave Pebble-Grain Leather Wash Bag (US$ 425)
The luxurious price tag of this Mulberry wash bag is undeniable. But so too is the designer suaveness. Made in England with pebble-grain leather, the wash bag is divided into two sections and offers mesh pockets for organization. Refined and classy, this is an investment piece made for a lifetime of travel.