Weekender bags you need for your cottage getaways

Packing for the cottage, and making sure there are no toiletry leaks, a place to store your laptop, and avoiding sullying clean clothes with muddy hiking books can be a pain. That’s why we’ve rounded up this list of versatile weekender bags that consider the little things when you’re traveling to the cottage.

JanSport travel backpack

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This travel backpack has shoulder straps and hauling straps, as well as a separate shoe pocket. It has a convenient U-shaped opening for fitting all of your stuff. Buy it at

Patagonia duffle

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This weather-resistant pack has quick access to the main compartment, and a padded bottom to stow contents safely. It also has two zippered inner pockets for stashing smaller valuables. Buy it at

Herschel tote

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Going for a quick trip? This compact tote has enough storage for the essentials. Buy it at

Dakine packable duffle

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This lightweight weekender bag folds up for easy storage when empty. Buy it at

MEC convertible duffle


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This sturdy, convertible pack is perfect for boat-accessible cottages. It’s water-resistant and can stand being in a puddle. It has both backpack straps and shoulder straps for adaptability. Buy it at

Adidas duffle

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This no-frills duffle has room for everything you need for the cottage—and the gym, too. Buy it at

MEC classic duffle

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This classic pack is affordable and, most importantly, can hold a lot of stuff. Buy it at

Lululemon duffle

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This water-resistant bag features a laptop sleeve, a water bottle pocket, and plenty of storage compartments. Buy it at

Osprey convertible duffle

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Wear this high-quality pack over your shoulder, in your hand, or on your back. Perfect for cottages that require a trek. Buy it at

The North Face duffel

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This rugged duffel is water-resistant, has compression straps and an ID pocket on top. Buy it at

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