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Best Gifts for Anglophiles (British Themed Gift Ideas)

Are you looking for British-themed gifts for Anglophiles in your life? We have collected together the best gifts for British lovers into this article to help you shop for your UK-loving family, friends or perhaps yourself.

If you prefer the gift of experiences rather than things we have included our favourites from a classic afternoon tea to a hot air balloon flight over the English countryside. Also find gift vouchers for some of the best companies offering tours in the UK – the perfect present for someone planning a trip to the UK soon perhaps!


Gifts for Anglophiles – Best British themed gift ideas

UK Tours & Experiences Gift Cards/Vouchers

Gift Cards

Unique UK Experiences & Gifts

Become a Laird or Lady Gift Box

Lord or Lady

Why not become the Laird or Lady of a castle in Scotland? Yes this is possible – and you can go and visit. This is a popular British themed gift and was mentioned during our chat with the Bruns family episode #17 of the UK Travel Planning Podcast.

  • Become a Laird or Lady of a castle in Scotland
  • Get a free tour of the Dunans Castle and grounds and visit your exact plot of land
  • Presented in a luxury metal gift tin

Afternoon Tea at The Rubens at the Palace, London

Enjoy a quintessentially English afternoon tea in London at the elegant 4-star The Rubens at the Palace Hotel which overlooks the Royal Mews of Buckingham Palace. Enjoy traditional English tea, complete with dainty finger sandwiches and selections of delicate cakes and other treats.

Stonehenge Inner Circle Access

Standing in the centre of the stone circle at Stonehenge is one of the most original gifts for anglophiles.

Enjoy exclusive access to the inner stone circle at Stonehenge, one of England’s most mysterious and magnificent landmarks, on a full-day tour from London. 

Hot Air Balloon Flight from Bath

Enjoy views over Bristol and Bath as you float over the English countryside on this exclusive hot air balloon flight.

Real Piece of Land – England (UK)

Deed of Land England

Why not buy a little piece of England? The gift comes with a deed of ownership to 100 square inches of land and is a truly unique and special gift.

British themed food gift baskets

English Candy Selection Box
Cadbury Chocolate Gift Box
igourmet British Classic Gourmet Gift Box
Picnic at Ascot Huntsman English-Style Willow Picnic Basket with Service for 2 and Blanket
British Gourmet Premier Gift Basket

There is an excellent selection of British gift baskets available – my personal favourite is anything with English chocolate!

British themed monthly subscription boxes

The British Lifestyle Gift Box

The British Lifestyle Gift Box.
  • Themes based on British TV, UK locations and British culture
  • Single purchases, monthly, 3-month & 6-month options
  • Regular EXCLUSIVE products
  • Large and small box option

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UK calendars

English Garden Calendar 2023
English Heritage: Castles and Houses Wall Calendar 2023
A Walk in London 2023 Wall Calendar
Highland Cows 2023 Calendar
Scottish Highlands 2023
Scottish Castles 2023
England Calendar 2023
London Calendar 2023

There are some truly beautiful places to visit in the UK and these calendars are a wonderful way to enjoy that beauty throughout the year. There are lots of fabulous calendars to choose from so why not pick now which covers your favourite area of the UK?

British themed Books

The Clanlands Almanac: Seasonal Stories from Scotland
The Shortest History of England: Empire and Division from the Anglo-Saxons to Brexit―A Retelling for Our Times
Jane Austen’s England: A Travel Guide
Rick Steves Great Britain
England Scrapbook Album
Crown & Sceptre: A New History of the British Monarchy, from William the Conqueror to Elizabeth II
Blimey, I’m Knackered!: An American’s Survival Guide to British English
Understanding The British: A hilarious guide from Apologising to Wimbledon

You can’t beat a book as a great gift – whether a coffee table book or something a bit more serious (British history anyone) and there are so many to choose from – here are a few to provide some inspiration!

Looking for more book gift ideas – check out our favourite books about England & our favourite books about Scotland plus our article about the best travel guides for the UK.

British Gifts for Her

Her Ladyship pillow
Her Ladyship’s Guide to the British Season: The essential practical and etiquette guide
If you can read this socks
Her Ladyship Mug
British Sunglasses Lips Flag T-Shirt
Funny Mug
Burt’s Bees Gift Set
Royal Gift Basket for Women

British Gifts for Him

Modern Tartan 100% Lambswool Scarf Made in Scotland
Whiskey Water Dropper in Harris Tweed Handwoven Case
Official Glencairn Crystal Whisky Tasting Glass – Spirit of Scotland Whiskey Glass
His Lordship T Shirt
His Lordship Novelty Coffee Mug
Bloody Hell T Shirt

A few British gifts for men include:

British Gifts for tea lovers

But first, tea: Notebook
Stir Your Tea and Think of Me
English  teacup
Twinings Tea Classics Collection
Iconic London Sights 6x Tea Tins
Brown Betty Teapot
Tea Lover Gift Spoon

Not everyone is a tea lover (thinking of Ted Lasso here) but speaking for myself and Doug here – we love it. Some great gifts for tea lovers in this collection!

London themed gifts

dOvOb Real Big Ben Micro Building Blocks Set
Cotton & Canvas Co. Tote Bag
London Notebook
London themed Soft Fleece Blanket
LEGO Architecture London Skyline Collection

And of course there is London – one of the most visited cities in the world. There are many London related gifts available and these are a selection of my favourites.

Union Jack themed gifts

British Flag Blanket
UK Union Jack Flag Drink Coaster Set
British Flag Apron
Union Jack Mug

Gifts for British TV lovers

Clue: Downton Abbey Edition Board Game
Bingeworthy British Television: The Best Brit TV You Can’t Stop Watching
Outlander Kitchen: To the New World and Back Again: The Second Official Outlander Companion Cookbook
Put On a Kilt and Call Me Sassenach
Your Guide to Not Getting Murdered in a Quaint English Village
The Official Downton Abbey Afternoon Tea Cookbook: Teatime Drinks, Scones, Savories & Sweets
Downton Abbey Mug

So many wonderful British TV shows to enjoy. From Downton Abbey to Outlander there are some great themed gifts.

What gifts will you choose?

I amsure you will have so many perfect gifts for anglophiles in this article – the difficulty will be choosing which to buy!

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