Grandparents play a major role in your and your kids’ lives, which means they deserve an extra special gift for the holidays! From personalized photo books to something more tech-related, there’s a gift out there for every grandparent that’s sure to put a smile on their face.
If you’re looking for a special gift for your grandparents but don’t know where to start, take a look at the budget-friendly options below!
Don’t forget your local dollar store for great deals on gift wrapping and gift bags! Note, these items could sell out or change price at any time.
Here are some great gift ideas for the holidays
Long-distance LED touch lamp
Connect with your grandparents no matter the distance. By touching your lamp, the other lamp will light up allowing them to know you are thinking of them, saying hello, or goodnight.
Retro AM/FM tabletop radio
Send your grandparents a touch of nostalgia with this great-looking retro radio. It comes in a few different finishes so you can choose your favorite.
Soft wool slippers
These open-heel slippers have a strong leather sole that is contoured to the foot. The felted wool upper and lining are super warm and comfortable.
Feeding birds can be one of the most relaxing things you can do. Share the experience with your grandparents each time you come over.
Mixtiles are a great way to create art that’s super easy to hang! Just upload the photos you want! Hanging requires no nails, just peel the paper off the back of the frame and stick them to any wall!
This neat gift is great for keeping track of important items such as keys, wallets and bags.
Echo Show 5 smart display with Alexa
See each other through the Echo, even if you are far apart!
Personalized calendars are a yearly tradition for the grandparents in our family. Choose from desk, wall, or poster calendars. Shutterfly generally has a sale going on!
Aluratek 8″ LCD digital photo frame
Treasured pictures will scroll through on this digital frame! 4GB of memory are included. You can also find a similar deal at Target.
Skylight photo frame
Speaking of photo frames, this one has some special features! Send a photo to the email address created after purchase and the photo will automatically appear within seconds. This means adding new photos is a breeze, and a welcome surprise!
Robotic vacuum cleaner and mop
Make vacuuming and mopping a breeze with a robot! The one above is $80 off right now.
Hot and cold therapy body wrap
This wrap is filled with flaxseed and can be warmed in the microwave or cooled in the freezer! It is available in many different colors and styles.
Target has plenty of budget-friendly slippers for both men and women from just $5.95.
Soy aromatherapy candles
These scents made with essential oils lend themselves to a calming, relaxing atmosphere! At under $14, these add a touch of spa at a low cost.
Subscription to Sipsby
If your grandparent likes tea, you can give a gift that will last all year! Subscriptions start at $16 a month.
Ozark Trail vacuum insulated tumbler
Whether they’re splashing around at the pool with grandkids or enjoying a warm drink at a tailgate, Ozark Trail tumblers are great for drinks on the go and more affordable than their Yeti counterparts.
Amazon has tons of magazine subscriptions starting at just $5 for an entire year! A lot of these subscriptions auto-renew so don’t forget to end the subscription at the end of the year. Pair this deal with a card and you’ll have a great gift.
There’s no place like Grandma and Grandpa’s doormat
This is a sweet, practical and inviting gift for the home from $36.
Storyworth Memoir Book
When you sign up for Storyworth, each week, your family member will receive a story-inspiring prompt. After a year, the stories will be bound into a beautiful keepsake book.
Nekteck foot massager with heat
This massager would be a great stress relief at the end of the day!
The Bon Appetit Gourmet Food gift basket
This basket is a fun mix of sweet and savory. See more gift baskets at Costco or Sam’s Club!
Crate 61 Citrus Soap 6-pack box set
This would be fun, practical, delicious-smelling gift box to open! You can also find soap gift sets at Ulta available for store pickup.
Subscription to Scribd
Give the gift of unlimited reading. Read across multiple platforms and listen to audiobooks for $11.99 a month!
Monthly gift boxes catering to grandparents
Choose from a variety of monthly gift boxes catering to grandparents.
Wyze Band activity tracker with Alexa built-in
This is an inexpensive health tracker for around $40 with good reviews! It can also control your smart home devices.
Wyze Cam v3
Speaking of Wyze, Wyze also has an indoor/outdoor security camera available for around $29.
Luna Bean keepsake hands casting kit
This is quite the gift as you get a personalized sculpture of the hands of a loved one, or the holding of hands of two or more.
Willow Tree The Quilt, sculpted hand-painted figure
Willow Tree creates popular and heartfelt gifts. This figure is around $50 and perfect to show a grandparent their impact!
Tasse Verre 12×12 grandchildren shadow box kit
This personalized gift is a wonderful reminder of loved ones! This gift is around $25 at Amazon.
Customizable mug – add your own photo and text
Walmart also has other customizable cup choices!
Make your own gift
Grandparents love handmade gifts, find everything you need to make handmade cards, pictures, wind chimes, DIY family photos, baby hand prints and more! Michael’s has great options, and so do Walmart and Target! The pictured wind chime set is from Walmart.