Stainless Steel Water Bottles



Stainless steel water bottles are a great option for your next adventure. It is important to keep hydrated as you travel around the globe and it is easy with a stainless steel bottle. Using this travel product is also an environmentally friendly option.


Why Choose A Stainless Steel Bottle?

They have been becoming more popular since the discovery of the harmful chemical BPA (Bisphenol A), which is in some plastic water bottles. These will not release any harmful chemicals, it will last a lifetime and it can be heated safely.

They are a lightweight option for hikers, campers and backpackers. They also make safe water bottles for families.


Downsides of Stainless Steel Water Bottles

There a couple of downsides to owning a stainless steel water bottle. They will ding when you drop it and the colour or design can scratch easily. They are also more expensive than plastic water bottles.

You also cannot put them in the freezer. They are not freezer safe. You will distort the shape of the bottle. Normally the bottom of the bottle will distort outwards. If you want your drink cold, put cold water into an insulated stainless steel bottle or put ice into your water bottle.


What Sizes Do They Come In?

They come in a number of different sizes depending on the brand.

  • Kids - 300-400ml
  • Small - 400-600ml
  • Medium - 600-800ml
  • Large - 800-1000ml
  • Extra Large - The two main sizes after 1L are 1.2L and 2L



Where Can I Buy One?

Stainless Steel waterbottles don't just keep you hydrated - they can look good too! Stainless Steel waterbottles don't just keep you hydrated - they can look good too!
You can a buy this fantastic travel accessory at any outdoor, adventure or camping store. Most, if not all, stainless steel water bottles are made in China.

The most well known brand is Sigg. This Swiss company has been designing bottles for years. It's range of Sigg water bottles is huge with many different sizes, styles and colours. You can even buy bottles with great designs on them. Also check out their gorgeous children's range.



Tip: Stainless steel bottles make a wonderful hot water bottle on a cold night. Simply fill your bottle with boiling water. But be careful, it can get really hot!

Tip: If a stainless steel bottle is out of your budget, you can now buy BPA free plastic bottles.

Tip: When buying a water bottles for the family, make sure everyone gets a different colour or even a different design.



We believe that stainless steel bottles are the best option for any adventure and we hope our trusty travel advice has been helpful. You might also find these travel products helpful - Collapsible Bowl, Water Purification Bottles or Swiss Army Pocket Knife.

Checkout more essential Travel Accessories, the best Security Accessories and importantly our Travel Packing Checklists.

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