Finding the perfect pair of swim trunks is not easy. You don’t want to spend all your money on the most expensive designer swim trunks and you don’t want to buy the cheapest boring trunks either. That’s why a lot of men look for the perfect swim trunks for under $50. Here you can find great designer swim trunks at reasonable prices. Table of Contents Best affordable men’s swim trunks Affordable doesn’t need to mean a discount. It could be a place to get additional swimwear to add to your collection, or it can also be a way to take advantage of a sale to try out a brand such as ours. We aim to make swimwear part of the men’s wardrobe, and a common mistake is to only have one pair of swimwear. Swimwear should be treated like other articles of clothing, meaning there are different types for different occasions. We want to help to make sure your collection grows without breaking your bank. Discount swim trunks Discount swim trunks are not always the best choice. You want to make sure that you buy quality trunks. They must fit well and look good. That’s why we don’t recommend guys to simply buy the cheapest swim trunks they find since this often makes a bad experience. Quality and price You’ve most likely heard the saying” you get what you pay for”. There is a good reason it’s been said a million times and is guaranteed to be said a million more. Simply because it’s usually true. You should expect to get the function and quality you pay for. However, it’s not always the case and often you can find great quality without breaking the bank. While you can find designer swim trunks from Vilebrequin and Orlebar Brown at over $200 these are definitely not for everyone. When shopping for swim trunks you do not need to pay more than $50 to find great quality swim trunks. In this guide, we’ll go over 7 best swim trunks under $50 that both look great and offer great quality. Swim shorts pockets Here are the best swim trunks under $50 Since you have gotten this far already – then we will make sure, as experts in swimwear, especially swim trunks, that we provide you with the best possible list. Keep in mind, that although these may be priced at a discount, we always ensure that we’re still providing the highest quality and designs possible. Remember that our entire business is focused on the area of swimwear, which means that we ensure our products are built for that lifestyle globally. Pineapple watermelon swim trunks These are for those that are playful and have the confidence of wearing a light blue colour. The colour is solid with a fruit pattern that provides a nice offset and touch of colour. These are summer fruits, that are meant to represent the summer period, hot days, and vacations. They are comfortable to be worn all day and bring that tropical flavour everywhere they are seen. They are perfect for lounging around a hotel pool on your summer holiday. Make sure said pool is in a lovely tropical climate. Pineapple Watermelon Swim Shorts Flamingo swim trunks When we think flamingos, we think exotic. They help remind us that this is not something seen every day. These are reserved for those tropical adventures, where there is plenty of sun and sand on the menu for the day. You don’t wear this at your local hotel pool in the next city over. You wear these after travelling a very long distance on a very big plane. They get you excited the minute you take them out to pack, as you know you’re about to go on an adventure. These beautiful swim trunks have a solid light blue colour with a scattering of bright pink flamingos. This combination is geared again towards the bold and confident male, but can also be for the shy male that wants to show his fun side, and that adventure is only a few steps away from him. These help the conversation to get started and expand. Flamingo swim shorts Popsicle swim trunks Shifting to a different solid colour – these light green pants are a wonderful match for those pristine clear waters off the coast of Greece. Green is also a fantastic colour that can be as popular as blue swimwear. They are bright, but not too bright, bringing with them a versatility of styling. Popsicles head back to our childhood and remind us of pleasant times and our favourite way to cool off in that summer beach heat. They are for those men that bring a hint of humour with them and are always worn by men that are approachable and warm-hearted. Why are these an excellent choice? Because everyone wants a popsicle at the beach! Don’t hesitate to check them out. Popsicle Swim Shorts Palm swim trunks There should be a requirement to wear these requires for palm trees to be present! It’s ok if they aren’t, but make no mistake these are fantastic for both the daytime and the nighttime. These bright swim trunks will pair well with that brightly coloured white linen shirt and are perfect for travelling in beach villages and other tropical destinations. The green and brown palms are a great supporting colour on these trunks. Their colour works for a potential older man, as it is a refined choice with its cooler hues than other swimwear. It also works with those that wear more earth-toned accessors such as leather strapped watches or bracelets and can pair well with a wooden and shell necklace. Check them out here. Palm Swim Shorts Blue striped swim trunks The next two trunks are for those that want the classic look. Blue in general is a great choice to have in your swimwear collection. They are always so versatile and work in multiple settings with a timeless feel. These beautiful blue and white striped men’s swim trunks are no different. These are best for those attending beach or pool parties, and will easily work with any collared shirt or even a linen suit jacket. When it comes to these types of swim trunks, classy yachts and mansions should be part of the reservation. They mean business and with the right set-up, can be worn to handle that beach meeting, and then go straight to the party. Take a look at them: Blue Striped Swim Shorts Pink striped swim trunks The boldest of our striped swim trunks collection. This is for the leader of the pack, the life of the party, the person who dreams or already owns that beautiful villa or yacht. These are a perfect compliment for a man with nothing to hide, everything to show. This is for someone who is at the centre of the event, probably holding the event themselves. Be warned, when you wear this, you will be noticed and noticed in a very positive way. Wearing these is making a fashion statement, mixing that all too familiar timeless look, with the pop of bright colour emboldening the confident male. Make sure to never mute this style and that your footwear and top match this type of style. Think bright tops and pastel-coloured flip flops! Pink Striped Swim Shorts Turtle Palm swim trunks These are the loudest of our bunch today and this pair of swim shorts should be owned by everyone. If you’re going to go to a nighttime techno rave beach party and want to stand out with more than just glow sticks, grab a pair of these here. It comes in a solid hot pink colour that sizzles its existence. On top of that are abstract turtle prints all over these trunks that are in complementary blues that only further enhance the beautiful pink colour. Build the courage to wear these high-quality trunks and make sure you have them ready for those special, never-going-to-forget-this-evening type of moments. They will not be muted or hidden. Turtle Palm Swim Shorts Before buying swim trunks Not every swim trunk was made for every man. We want to make sure that you pick the right choice with us every time. There is a variety of swimwear available for the modern man, and we make it our mission to always be informative based on your unique disposition. We also ensure that all our products have the right design in mind, from specialized credit card pockets to detailing of the swim trunk lacing. Body type Men come in all shapes and sizes, from small to tall, big and dad-bod, to hunky six-packs. Never fear as there’s always a swim trunk for every sized man. We cater to all shapes and sizes and help you decide on styles that will boost your confidence and have you focused on the festivities and holiday, versus on if you think you look silly. We also go beyond the physical and have built a wide variety of swimwear to cover personalities as well. Whether you’re shy or the life of the party, we make sure we have the right swim trunks for you. Take a look here at our extensive guide here. Best men’s swim shorts for your body type (2021) Board shorts or swim trunks? Another decision that might come up is whether to go with the longer cut of a board short or with a more traditional swim trunk. Keep in mind one of the major differences between these two are that board shorts usually do not come with swim lining, and are actually a bit more multi-purpose than swim trunks. Take a look at our article here to get a complete overview of the major differences, and pros and cons of each. Board shorts vs. swim trunks, what’s the difference?