The 10 best Birkenstocks FOr 2023

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Using our years of knowledge of selling shoes and talking to customers, we’ve compiled the ten best Birkenstock styles for this year. Traditionally, Birkenstocks were seen as a summer icon with their timeless sandals but now you can enjoy them all year round with sheepskin and felt slippers. Check out our list below or shop our full range of Women’s Birkenstock Sandals and Men’s Birkenstock Sandals.

Our experience has taught us that size conversions and different fit options can make it confusing to find the best Birkenstock fit but don’t worry, we’ve written a comprehensive Birkenstock Fitting Guide.

Our Best Birkenstocks Recommendations

1. birkenstock Arizona – £65.00

Birkenstock Arizona Sandals

  • Soft Suede lining
  • Lightweight and cushioned outsole
  • Adjustable straps

The Arizona is number one on our list as it’s the best known unisex Birkenstock profile, available in a huge range of colours and materials. This style icon seen here in gold doesn’t just look great but feels great too with Birkenstock’s signature footbed designed to make you feel like you’re walking on sand. The moisture absorbing suede lining wicks away moisture and maintains a comfortable foot temperature.



2. Birkenstock Milano – £75.00

Birkenstock Milano Sandals

  • Adjustable ankle strap
  • Pronounced arch support
  • Easy care material

At number two on our list is the Birkenstock Milano which has been adapted from the iconic Arizona style to include a strap around the back. This style gives you more stability and support and is made with a Birko-Flor® upper which manages to look and feel just like nubuck leather. This sandal brings together function and fashion beautifully.


3. Mayari – £75.00

Birkenstock Mayari Sandals

  • Anatomically shaped footbed
  • Adjustable straps and toe loop
  • Skin friendly materials

Next up is Birkenstock Mayari, another iconic shape but this time with a toe loop. This style offers a slightly more feminine and elegant option for your summer wardrobe. The buckles still offer you the adjustability for a personalised fit while the thinner straps over the top are more slimming.


4. Gizeh – £65.00

Best Birkenstocks Gizeh Sandals

  • Flexible leather lining
  • Breathable footbed
  • Hygenic PVC strap

Birkenstock GIZEH is the go-to style for a pair of comfortable “thong” sandals. Nothing says summer more than a pair of toe post flip flop style sandals and they feature an adjustable strap over the top for a personalised Birkenstock fit.


5. Boston Shearling- £135

Birkenstock Boston Shearling

  • Natural sheepskin footbed
  • High quality suede upper
  • Adjustable pin buckle

Next on our list is the Birkenstock Shearling clog. A seasonal bestseller, this cozy clog includes a high-quality suede upper and anatomically formed cork footbed. The natural sheepskin footbed along with the adjustable pin buckle ensure warm feet with a fashionable finish.


6. Zermatt Slippers- £59.99

Birkenstock Zermatt Slippers

  • Open-pored, breathable surface
  • Wool felt upper
  • Removeable footbed

Another seasonal bestseller is the Birkenstock Zermatt mule slippers. These women’s slippers are perfect for chilling at home or spending the afternoon in the garden. Featuring a pink felt upper, the backless design offers an easy slip-on fit and the signature Birkenstock footbed offers superior comfort underfoot.

7. Madrid – £65.00

Best Birkenstocks Madrid Sandals

  • Hard wearing man made materials
  • Soft suede lining
  • Made in the EU

The Birkenstock MADRID style is a little more fashion forward. You can’t go wrong with a pair of Madrids qhich team easy comfort and an on trend big buckle embellishment for eye catching WOW factor. These sliders a perfect to slip into on warm summer days.


8. Sydney – £75.00

Sydney Birkenstock Sandals

  • Adjustable metal tongue buckles
  • Cushioned cork-latex footbed
  • Durable man made materials

The Birkenstock Sydney style for ladies is very similar to the popular Arizona style and proves that fashion and functionality can go together. This style is set to be a big hit this season and is available in two Taupe and Oyster.


9. Boston- £115.00

Best Birkenstocks Boston Mules

  • Oiled newbuck leather upper
  • Breathable suede lining
  • Adjustable strap with metal pin buckle

The Birkenstock BOSTON mule for men is a versatile and classic shoe that can be worn all year round. The leather upper of these mules have a sophisticated design together with their iconic footbed, while the buckle allows adjustability for a better fit. The footbed is made from cork which is a natural product providing insulation and cushioning with every step.


10. Franca- £55.00

Best Birkenstocks Franca Sandals

  • Three adjustable crossover straps
  • Skin friendly materials
  • Flexible leather lining

Number eight is the Birkenstock Franca sandals featuring three adjustable straps for a superb fit. The upper is made from high-quality man-made materials while the cork footbed is anatomically shaped with built-in arch support for improved stability.

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