34 Best Gifts for Men Under $500

Gifts for Men Under $500

If you’re on the hunt for amazing gifts for men under $500, you’ve come to the right place! We always deliver the best finds on the web and this list is no exception. With a budget of $500, you’ve got some pretty epic choices here, like unforgettable experiences, appliances for his home, epic subscription boxes and awesome tech gear. Whether you’re shopping for your husband, your dad or a friend, our epic list of gifts for men under $500 is where it’s all at!

  1. Three Day Getaway
  2. The ultimate gift for the man in your life – a holiday! The Tinggly ‘3 Days in 100 Capitals’ gift is redeemable all over the world, so whether he wants a few days in Vegas or Bali, he’ll get it with Tinggly!

  3. Cologne Subscription
  4. Every month your man will receive three 3ML bottles of 100% authentic brand name cologne, hand-picked specifically to suit his style and preferences. This is perfect for his birthday or Christmas.

  5. Flying Experience
  6. Imagine getting to spend the day above the clouds flying a plane! Or flying over an active volcano, or hang gliding over the countryside. All of these incredible experiences are available on Virgin Experiences. So fun!

  7. Water Activity
  8. If he loves getting wet and wild, and maybe a little bit extreme, then this is the perfect choice for him. Virgin Experiences water activities range from white water rafting to romantic dinner cruises!

  9. Bucket List Experience
  10. Regardless of how old he is, if he’s got a bucket list of experiences he wants to tick off then this is for sure the way to go. Tinggly’s Bucket List experiences include everything from an Artic Sail Safari in Norway to whale and dolphin watching in Madeira.

  11. Culture Carton Subscription
  12. This awesome subscription is ideal for men looking to step up their game in all aspects of their life. Each delivery includes a book that any cultured man would want in his collection, along with select accessories curated around a monthly theme related to improving varying aspects of one’s self.

  13. Once in a Lifetime Golf Experience
  14. Golf enthusiasts will never forget that time you gifted them lessons with a PGA pro, or a round of golf on a world famous golf course with all his mates. This is the best gift for men who love golf for under $500.

  15. Street Wear Subscription
  16. This subscription box is so cool! Each month your streetwear lover will receive fully curated ready to wear outfits from brands like Nike, Adidas, Puma, New Balance and many more.

  17. Personalized Song
  18. It doesn’t get more special than this! Turn your precious memories, or funniest moments, into a song written specifically for him. So cool! You can guarantee he’s never had a gift like this before.

  19. Rum Subscription
  20. Rum enthusiasts will receive six premium samples every quarter, including imported, rare, and limited edition rum’s! This is a great gift for men under $500 that he can enjoy over and over.

  21. Grooming Subscription
  22. This personalised assortment of up to seven premium grooming products is delivered to his door every two months. Items range from handsome hair styling to masculine skincare, so fancy!

  23. Noise Cancelling Headphones
  24. Noise cancelling headphones are a great gift for men who travel or commute to work and like to be fully immersed in their music or podcasts. The Sony headphones feature industry-leading noise canceling and dual noise sensor technology.

  25. Driving Experience
  26. Virgin Experiences offer once in a lifetime days out that he will never forget! Lovers of cars and all things action and adventure will get such a thrill out of one of these experiences!

  27. Bungee Jumping
  28. Tinggly experiences are easily delivered to the lucky recipient via email and the vouchers never expire! This means you could gift your man on his birthday or Christmas and he can choose any date he wants in the future without having to worry about a timeframe. Experiences are redeemable all over the world too!

  29. Smart Watch
  30. A smart watch is a great option when searching for gifts for men under $500. Every man out there will benefit from the use of a smart watch, and this Fossil branded watch is super fancy and will look great too.

  31. Food and Drink Experience
  32. Whether he wants a meal cooked in his home by a private chef, a beer tour and tasting or a pizza making day with his mates, one of the Virgin Experiences food and drink experiences is the perfect choice for any foodie!

  33. Skydiving
  34. Has he always wanted to jump out of a plane?! Tinggly offer sky diving experiences all over the world, so whether he wants to do it close to home or on the other side of the world, he can!

  35. Virtual Reality Headset
  36. The Oculus VR headset will become his new favorite gadget. The crystal clear optics and state-of-the-art 3D graphics make his headset feel more like a personal theater. He can also meet up in VR land with friends from around the world to catch live sports, concerts, or their favorite TV shows.

  37. Geeky T-Shirt Subscription
  38. Your graphic tee lover will get a new hand screen printed geeky t-shirt shipped every month! Featuring original Happy Family Clothing designs as seen on The Big Bang Theory, The Last Man on Earth, MTV, CMT, The Daily Show and more. So cool!

  39. New York Token Watch
  40. If he’s a bit old school and doesn’t need or want a smart watch, this watch features nostalgic pieces of NYC subway history and is a really cool option! An authentic 70’s era token is set on a circle of canvas token bag used by the MTA to transfer tokens throughout the system.

  41. Online Experience
  42. This is such a cool gift idea for men for under $500. Choose from a range of virtual experiences like online cocktail making classes, online workouts and even virtual stargazing with an astronomer!

  43. Custom Money Clip
  44. This money clip can be customized to feature a message handwritten message, phrase or name. Perfect for your husband or your dad on his birthday or for a special occasion.

  45. Adventure Experience
  46. Take it to the sea, the sky or keep it on land and make it adventurous! The Virgin Experiences action and adventure days out are sure to raise some heart rates and keep him on the edge of his seat!

  47. Scenic Cruise
  48. Whether he wants a romantic ride in a gondola with his loved one or to spend the afternoon on a yacht with his mates, the incredible scenic cruises experiences from Virgin Experiences is where it’s at!

  49. Spinning Fishing Reel
  50. Fishermen will appreciate this spinning fishing reel that features IPX5 sealing so he won’t have to worry about saltwater getting into the gearbox or drag system. Available in standard, live liner, long cast and bail-less models.

  51. Nintendo Switch
  52. If you thought men would grow out of wanting to play video games, I hate to tell you … they don’t! Gifting your man a Nintendo Switch will guarantee a place in his good books for a long time!

  53. Espresso Machine
  54. This mini espresso machine takes up just six inches of counter space and will be his most used kitchen gadget in no time. The cappuccino frothing system provides cafe quality foam, a must for all coffee lovers!

  55. Moon Meteorite Lunar Ring
  56. If you’re thinking, “wow, this ring looks like the moon”, well, you’d be right! The ring is made using genuine moon dust and fragments of moon meteorite NWA 11474 feldspar breccia. How cool!

  57. Waterproof Parka
  58. A must for all outdoorsy men! This parka will last him a lifetime, it’s waterproof and windproof and is made with breathable fabric and has strategically taped seams for protection against the elements.

  59. Nike Trainers
  60. If his current pair on trainers look a little worse for wear, then he needs these bad boys. Nike trainers will support his feet while he’s being active and will last him for years to come.

  61. Travel Wallet
  62. Frequent flyers NEED somewhere safe to keep their passport and travel documents. This stunning travel wallet will keep it all safe, plus it’s equipped with Montblanc Shield technology, which provides increased protection against reading, copying and distortion of his personal data.

  63. Home Speaker
  64. Not only can he fill his house with the best quality sound possible, this speaker also features Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant for hands-free voice control. The perfect addition to his house!

  65. Electric Scooter
  66. Walking is overrated! This electric scooter will get him from A to B quicker, and the spring in the front shock absorber is designed to cushion his ride from bumps and dips in the road.

  67. Go Pro Camera
  68. A GoPro is the ultimate companion for days out on the road with mates, adventures on the weekends and fun overseas holidays. He’ll be able to record his best moments and watch them back in the highest quality out there.


    That’s our list of gifts for men under $500! Did you find something he’ll love?! You can’t go wrong with experience gifts and hopefully with our other choices too, you’ve found the perfect gift for his special occasion. Check out our list of expensive gifts for men for more inspo!