Finding the perfect Christmas gift can be a challenge, especially when there are so many options available.

Before giving up and buying a pair of socks (again!), check out our guide to the best Christmas gifts. Whether you’re trying to find the best gifts for kids or adults, you’re bound to find the perfect Christmas present with Halfords.

1. Kids’ bikes

There’s no better gift for kids than a shiny new bike on Christmas morning – just make sure you’re prepared for those squeals of excitement!

With its aqua frame, shimmering scales, handlebar streamers, and a dolly carrier, the Apollo Mermaid Kids Bike will be a hit with those little ones who love magical mermaids.

For wannabe firemen, the Apollo Firechief Kids Bike is a popular choice. With a siren on the front and a toolbox on the back, they’ll always be ready to race to the rescue.

Want to make the present extra special? You can personalise your little one’s new bike by adding their name to the frame. We also have a reindeer gift bag and a red bow to help you prepare the bike for the big reveal – and you can combine all three of these extras together for only £10!

Many of our kids’ bike are also available in bundles with the must-have accessories – so, it’s lots of presents rolled into one.

If you’re looking to get a new kids’ bike for less, there’s also our Bike Xchange service.

2. Kids’ scooters

There’s no denying it, scooters are cool, and having the coolest scooter is important – particularly at Christmas!

Scooters don’t come much cooler than the Invert FS2+ Rocket Fuel Stunt Scooter. Perfect for mastering new tricks, the Invert has a cool look that every young shredder wants!

Of course, not all kids are quite at the trick stage. For those who are taking their first steps into the world of scooting, try the Peppa Pig Tri Scooter. Perfect for beginners, the three wheels provide stability as your little one improves.Peppa Pig My First Tri-Scooter 688268

3. Kids’ bike accessories

Bike accessories for kids make fantastic Christmas stocking fillers. We’ve got a wide range of kids’ bike accessories that can jazz up their ride and help keep them safe while out cycling. Our range of kids’ bike helmets come in many styles from the cute Disney Princess Kids Helmet  to the cool Black and Grey Lines Kids Helmet.

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We’ve also got a range of items for under £10 that are perfect for bulking up their Christmas present collection. Ribbon Streamers are a great way to add a touch of fun to any kids’ bike. Available in both pink and blue, they’ll love whizzing away with these flowing from their handlebars!

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4. Adult bikes

They say Christmas becomes less exciting as you get older, but we reckon a new bike can lead to some excited squeals from grown-ups too!

And a bike from Apollo, one of the UK’s leading brands, will go down very well this Christmas. Apollo design their bikes around a simple mantra – cycling made easy.

That’s why they have a wide range of bikes for every type of rider, and their adult bikes are designed to fit teenagers and above. So, whether it’s the Apollo Jewel Women’s Mountain Bike or the Apollo Phaze Men’s Mountain Bike, explore their range and find the perfect gift.

Want to add an extra gift on top? In association with Cycleplan, we offer bike insurance, and any customers buying a bike from Halfords can activate it for a free 14-day period. * Learn more here.

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5. Cycling technology

For any tech lovers, we’ve got a great range of cycling tech gadgets that will make excellent Christmas gifts for them to enjoy as they whizz away. The Beeline Velo 2 Cycle Navigation Computer makes navigation on rides a breeze. It’s also Strava compatible and easy to upload rides, so the cyclist in your life can be ready for any adventure.

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6.  Adult bike accessories

From bike helmets to bike bags and baskets, we’ve got a variety of bike accessories for cycling enthusiasts. Choose from a range of helmets including urban helmets to mountain helmets – we’ve got something to suit every type of cyclist. The Lazer Compact Helmet is a great budget option and contains 20 vents to keep you cool on rides, while the Halfords Essentials Helmet is an ideal option for leisurely journeys.

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Bike pannier bags make great gifts for commuters as they are not only stylish but provide an easy storage solution for those on the go. The Halfords Pannier Bag is a great option with its 15-litre capacity and reflective panels for increased visibility.

7.  Bike cleaning kit

Or, if you know a cyclist with a mucky bike, a bike cleaning kit will be exactly what they need. The Muc-Off 8-In-1 Bike Cleaning Kit is a perfect choice, containing all they need for a gleaming bike including essentials such as brushes, sponges, a cleaner, and a protective spray

8. Cycling clothing

Sometimes knowing exactly what to wear on bike rides can be a struggle. Whether you know someone who loves to ride during the colder or warmer months, we’ve got cycling clothing for every season to keep them cosy in the winter and cool in the summer.

The Boardman Men’s Waterproof Jacket is perfect all year round thanks to the nature of the great British weather! Another versatile option is the Boardman Ladies Windproof Jacket with its removable sleeves.

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9. Bike lock

Every cyclist wants to ensure their bike is as safe as possible when out and about. A new bike lock could be a nice little stocking filler this Christmas. We stock a range of bike locks to ensure bikes are always kept safe and secure. The Halfords 23cm D Lock And 115cm Cable Lock has a gold certification by Sold Secure so you know it provides a high level of security, giving cyclists peace of mind when out on their rides.

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10. Halfords gift card

And if you’re still stuck on what to buy that certain someone, then there’s always the Halfords gift card. It’s redeemable online, in-store, and in our Autocentres, so they can pick exactly what to spend it on.


There you have it. There’s a gift option for everyone, even that person who has everything! If you need more gift ideas, head over to Halfords.com where we have everything you could possibly need.

With the uncertainty of the energy price cap and cost of living crisis, we know that you’ll be keen to save money as and when you can, especially during the festive period. Here at Halfords, we’re committed to driving down prices and offering you the best value possible to keep you safe, happy, and secure. We’ve pledged to never be beaten on price on 1000s of motoring essentials – read more here.

You want the perfect gift to make Christmas special, you want Halfords.

*Halfords Limited is an Introducer Appointed Representative of Ripe Insurance Services Limited, trading as Cycleplan, which is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.