Women’s dressing gowns perfect for maternity and beyond

Best women's dressing gowns

by Stephanie Anthony |

Who doesn’t love a good dressing gown? That feeling of an inviting, new and fresh dressing gown cannot be beaten.

Robes, housecoats or gowns, whatever you wish to call them, we all love them. Perfect for lounging, working around the house and creating your own spa days, the right dressing gown can see you through it all.

The crazy big world of dressing gowns has got something for everyone, from fun printed satins to cosy and fluffy fabrics perfect for staying warm - whatever the weather or occasion, there’s a dressing gown to fit.

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Dressing gowns come in all shapes and sizes, from different lengths and styles to fabrics like terry cotton and satin. If you’re looking for a winter warmer, something perfect for cosying up by the fire, look out for fluffy and super-soft materials, or even a hood for that extra bit of snuggly comfort. Don’t let the warm weather or your bump stop you from enjoying a dressing gown, there are plenty of lightweight and breathable ones to choose from, perfect for the slightly chillier mornings and evenings, and even days where you simply just don’t feel like getting dressed!

Shop our round-up of the best dressing gowns for women, perfect for your pregnancy and everything afterwards. With super-soft cotton and cooling satins, you’ll find the perfect dressing gown for you right here.

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Best women's dressing gowns

M&S Collection Fleece Hooded Dressing Gown

M&S Collection Fleece Hooded Dressing Gown

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Keep this super-soft dressing gown on standby for all those cosy moments at home. In a comfy regular fit, with a tie waist and hood, it’s the best dressing gown for cold nights.

Material: 100% polyester

Available in: XS, S, M, L, and XL

Arabella Kimono Black

Arabella Kimono Black

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From the Bluebella sale, this gorgeous kimono is a great option for the summer months or for those who prefer a cool cover-up during the night. It would be the perfect choice for a holiday, and the delicate lace trim sleeves add an elegant touch meaning you'll be feeling your most confident this sassy robe.

Material: 100% polyester

Available in: S, M, L, XL and 2XL

Unisex Hooded Ribbed Hydrocotton Robe

Unisex Hooded Ribbed Hydrocotton Robe

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Featuring The White Company’s bestselling hydrocotton material, this robe is super fluffy and amazing quality. This unisex style features a cosy hood and is generously sized to make it extra snuggly.

Material: Hydrocotton

Available in: XS, S, M, L, and XL

Mori Mama Dressing Gown

Mori Mama Dressing Gown

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The Mama Dressing Gown is a must-have for packing in your hospital bag and is suitable for pregnancy and afterwards. It's made in sustainable lyocell which feels soft and silky against the skin, with a self-tie belt and handy patch pockets at the side to carry all your essentials.

Material: 100% lyocell

Available in: S, M and L

Rita Dressing Gown

Rita Dressing Gown

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Duvet days, film nights and breakfasts in bed call for a dressing gown like this. Made with huggably soft fleece and an extra cosy hood, you’ll want to wear it all day long. It even has pockets at the front for your phone, glasses or even snacks!

Material: 100% polyester

Available in: S/M and L/XL

Iris & Lilly Women's Long Velour Dressing Gown

Iris & Lilly Women's Long Velour Dressing Gown
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Designed in a super long length, this is just the thing to slip on as you wind down for the evening after a long soak in the bath. Available in a bunch of colours, we've no doubt that this dressing gown with its ultra-soft and fluffy velour fabric will be on at every opportunity.

Material: 100% polyester

Available in: 8-20

Personalised Supersoft Fleece Dressing Gown

Personalised Supersoft Fleece Dressing Gown

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The perfect treat for yourself or a special someone in your life. This super-soft fleece robe can be personalised with your initials for that extra touch of luxury. We love that this dressing gown is available in both adult and children’s sizes, so you can have the whole family matching on movie nights!

Material: 100% polyester

Available in: Adult – S/M and L/XL and Children’s – 2Y, 4Y, 6Y, 8Y, 10Y and 12Y

John Lewis & Partners Fleece Satin Trim Dressing Gown

John Lewis & Partners Fleece Satin Trim Dressing Gown

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Crafted from plush fleece for a soft, cosy feel, our dressing gown is finished with satin trim for an indulgent feel. Designed with a shawl collar so it slips effortlessly over nightshirts and jersey pyjamas alike, it secures with a self-tie belt and finishes at the knee.

Material: 100% polyester

Available in: XS, S, M, L and XL.

Their Nibs Heron Satin Kimono Pyjama Robe

Their Nibs Heron Satin Kimono Pyjama Robe

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Hand-painted with lots of blues and delicate lines to capture the beautiful bird design, this robe is made in a liquid satin that drapes glamorously and washes well, with a comfortable relaxed fit allowing for free movement. Finished with pockets, it is perfect for luxe nights in.

Material: 100% polyester

Available in: S, M and L

H&M Terry Dressing Gown

Terry dressing gown

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Perfect for slipping on as soon as you get out of the bath or shower, this soft towelling dressing gown is super absorbent and will dry you off quickly. Great for use at home, the spa, pools and on any travels, you’ll want to take this dressing gown with you everywhere.

Material: 100% terry cotton

Available in: S/M and L/XL

H&M Waffled Dressing Gown

Waffled dressing gown

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Waffled and lightweight, this dressing gown is ideal for the warmer months for a light layer when relaxing at home. With two large front pockets, you can carry essentials from room-to-room while holding your little one.

Material: 50% cotton, 50% polyester

Available in: S/M and L/XL

Navy Spot Maternity & Nursing Robe

Navy Spot Maternity & Nursing Robe

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Layer up your loungewear with this ultra-soft Navy Spot Maternity & Nursing Robe that provides an easy cover-up throughout your pregnancy and when breastfeeding too. It has an adjustable tie to keep it securely fastened and sweet lace detailing.

Material: 95% Viscose, 5% Elastane

Available in: S, M, and L

Porthtowan Seersucker Robe

Porthtowan Seersucker Robe

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Float into the warmer months with this breathable and lightweight dressing gown, perfect for lounging and running errands at home. Made from organic cotton, it’s super soft to the touch and a summer essential for maternity and beyond.

Material: Cotton

Available in: XS, S, M, L, XL and XXL

Rosie Satin Floral Print Wrap

Rosie Satin Floral Print Wrap

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Pretend you're at a spa and layer your loungewear in style with this sleek dressing gown. Made from a super dreamy and lightweight satin fabric, it's full length, cling-resistant and will instantly add a little elegance to your nighttime routine.

Material: 100% polyester

Available in: XS, S, M, L and XL

Bullabaloo Maternity Robe

Bullabaloo Maternity Robe

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You can’t go wrong with a gorgeous robe that's a must-have for home and the hospital bag. Designed by mums, for mums, this dressing gown has it all - deep pockets for bottles, an extra tie inside for security, and a super-soft and stretchy bamboo fabric to fit your bump at every stage.

Material: 95% bamboo viscose and 5% elastane

Available in: S, M and L

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