When it comes to swimwear, there is so much choice out there. Bikinis, one-piece swimsuits, tankinis, and more. Nestled into the one-piece swimsuit collection is the high neck swimsuit style. High neck swimwear has become more and more popular as it’s a functional and stylish swimwear choice for swimmers of all ages, shapes and sizes.
High Neck Swimwear
So we’ve put together some of our favourite high neck swimwear pieces for you to browse through and also some tips on why and how you should wear this fashion-forward swimwear style.
High neck swimwear gives the wearer a certain air of elegance and sophistication that is unmatched by other swimwear styles. The high neckline provides a more refined and chic look, making it an ideal choice for those who want to stand out on the beach or by the pool. Whether you're sipping cocktails at a beachside resort or lounging with friends at a pool party, high-neck swimwear can elevate your style game effortlessly.
One of the most significant advantages of high neck swimwear is that it offers additional coverage when compared with traditional style swimsuits and certainly bikinis. If you're someone who values sun protection or wants to feel more comfortable and modest, this swimwear style is perfect for you. The high neckline provides more coverage for your chest, neck, and even certain styles, your shoulders, reducing your exposure to harmful UV rays. It's an excellent choice for those who prioritise sun safety while enjoying their time in the water.
High neck swimwear is incredibly versatile and can be worn in various settings. Whether you're engaging in water sports, swimming laps, or simply relaxing on the beach, high neck swimwear is up to the task. It provides the support and coverage needed for active pursuits while still being stylish enough for leisurely beach outings.
Inclusive and Flattering
One of the remarkable features of high neck swimwear is its ability to flatter a wide range of body types. The higher neckline can create an illusion of longer and leaner lines, making it an excellent choice for both petite and curvier individuals. Additionally, the extra coverage around the chest area can provide extra support and comfort, making high neck swimwear a favourite among women of all body shapes and sizes. Our high neck swimwear is also size-inclusive, so you should be able to find a swimsuit that will fit you perfectly.
No Sacrifice on Style
While high neck swimwear is known for its functionality, it’s also one of the most on-trend swimwear looks out there. We’ve put together our high neck collection based on feedback from our customers. We offer several beautiful high neck bathing suit colour options. This helps to ensure that you can express your style while enjoying this swimwear style.
Minimal Wardrobe Malfunctions
Anyone who has ever experienced a wardrobe malfunction at the beach or pool knows how embarrassing it can be. High neck swimwear provides extra security and peace of mind, as it's less prone to accidental slips or shifting when you're active in the water. You can swim, jump, and play with confidence, knowing that your swimwear will stay in place. Perfect for swimming pool games, beach volleyball or anything else you are planning to do.
Perfect for Water Sports
If you're into water sports like surfing, paddleboarding, or snorkelling, high-neck swimwear is an excellent choice. Its secure fit and extra coverage ensures that you can enjoy your activities without constantly adjusting your swimsuit. Plus, the high neckline protects your chest and neck from chafing caused by the sun, salt water, or friction from sports equipment.
Ideal for Layering
High neck swimwear isn't limited to the beach or poolside. It's also a fantastic option for creating stylish layered looks. You can pair it with shorts, skirts, or cover-ups to transition seamlessly from the beach to a beachside cafe. This versatility makes high neck swimwear a great choice for travellers who want to pack light while having multiple outfit options.
Reduced Tan Lines
While some people love getting a sun-kissed tan, others prefer to keep their skin protected from excessive sun exposure. High neck swimwear helps with this by minimising tan lines on the chest and neck area. This means you can enjoy your time in the sun without worrying about uneven tan lines that can be challenging to hide in other swimwear styles.
Last but not least, wearing high neck swimwear can boost your confidence. Knowing that you're both stylish and well-protected can make you feel more comfortable and self-assured while enjoying your time in or by the water.
We’ve got some of our favourite styles of high neck swimwear for you to browse through. Remember delivery is free if you are shopping in the UK and spend over £30 and returns are free as well. Let us know if we can help with your swimwear shopping.
Sleek Longer Length Swimsuit - Animal Print Teal
One of our newer designs is our Sleek Longer Length Swimsuit in Animal Print Teal. It looks really fantastic on due to the teal animal print design, but the features go much deeper than just the aesthetics of this high neck one-piece swimsuit. Let’s start with the environmentally friendly nature of this swimsuit. This is one of our many designs which is made from Econyl recycled swimsuit fabric. The textile yarn that is used to make this swimsuit is produced using waste plastics that may have otherwise ended up in the ocean, so by purchasing this swimsuit, you’ll be doing your bit for the environment.
Another notable feature is that this highneck swimsuit is part of our longer length range. This is ideal for taller swimmers or those with longer bodies. High neck designs can be particularly problematic for taller or longer-torsoed ladies as they pull at the neck. This isn’t the case with our longer length swimsuits. This style of swimsuit is 5cm longer in the body loop than a standard swimsuit, so should fit longer bodies comfortably. Have a read of our customer reviews and see for yourself!
This longer length, high neck swimming costume is also fully lined on the front, and offers UV 50+ protection, whilst also being resistant to sun cream and oil. Regular pool swimmers will also love this swimsuit, as it’s chlorine proof. That means it will last twice as long as standard swimwear fabric in a chlorinated pool.
This swimsuit is available in UK sizes 8 – 20.
Sleek Zip Back Swimsuit – Sangria
Our Sleek Zip Back range of swimsuits has been a popular choice with our customers for many years. This style is available in a couple of different colours but this is one of our favourites as it’s so vibrant. This is the Sleek Zip Back Swimsuit in Sangria. It’s ideal for those who are looking for a stylish swimsuit which can be used on the beach and then in a beachside café. It’s a swimsuit that can be quickly transformed by slipping over a pair of shorts or a skirt and popping your feet into some sandals.
It’s perfect for beach days as it offers additional coverage, with its high neck and back, UV 50+ protection. It’s also sun cream and oil resistant.
This swimsuit is also made from our recycled Econyl fabric, which is formed from discarded waste plastics. It’s also chlorine-proof, so that's good news if you are a pool swimmer and need high neck swimwear as this swimsuit will last twice as long as a standard swimsuit.
This swimsuit is available in UK sizes 8 – 20.
Sleek Longer Length Swimsuit - Black
Our simple and elegant Sleek Longer Length Swimsuit in Black is the little black dress of the swimsuit world. It looks stylishly fabulous on the body and is perfect for pool or holiday swimming. This again is one of our longer length swimsuits, which offer taller ladies, or those with a longer body, a bit more comfort and coverage from a high-neck swimming costume.
Like many of our other styles, this long-torso swimsuit is made from our recycled Econyl swimwear fabric, which is also chlorine proof. There is a gorgeous high, zip back which makes this swimsuit look so sophisticated and offers more coverage.
The front of this swimsuit is fully lined which gives a more flattering fit, plus extra comfort and protection. The fabric offers UV 50+pProtection whilst also being sun cream and oil resistant, so is a dream for wearing on holiday as well as in the pool.
This swimsuit is available in UK sizes 8 – 18.
High neck swimwear is a trend that has gained popularity for a reason. Its combination of fashion-forward elegance, enhanced coverage, versatility, and suitability makes it a go-to choice for those who want both style and functionality from their swimwear.
So, whether you're lounging by the pool, riding the waves on a surfboard, or exploring via a snorkelling mask, high neck swimwear is a versatile and fashionable choice that can help you make the most of your time in the water.
Remember we offer free UK delivery on all orders over £30 and returning items is simple, hassle-free and best of all free of charge if you are in the UK. Why not slip a couple of our high neck swimsuits into your online basket today?