After handing out party favors of chocolate gelt and chocolate coins to the children for nightly Hanukkah gifts, don't forget your host or close family friends. Maybe you're looking for the perfect Hanukkah gift basket that keeps on giving all winter long. A subscription box that surprises them with what they love is a memorable holiday gift experience.
In the roundup below, you'll find ideas that not only make great Hanukkah or Chanukah gifts, but also demonstrate the values and traditions of the beloved Jewish holiday.
What are the best Hanukkah gift boxes this year?
Price: Starts at $74.99/3 months
The Holy Land arrives on doorsteps each month with Artza, the curated box of artisan items from Israel. A box that brings Scripture to life while supporting small and local businesses in Israel, subscribers rave about the quality of the curations from candles to framable prints every three months. Hebrew words are included for family-friendly knowledge, and it'll be hard to resist the delicious snacks in each box.
Price: Starts at $32.00/month
Give a great gift for the Festival of Lights and do good with Anchor of Hope, curated to feature home accessories, jewelry, decor, artwork, and more items handcrafted by survivors of trafficking. Every month, your loved one will receive 3 ethically-sourced, fair trade, and sustainable products.
Price: Starts at $38.95/month
Nothing celebrates a long-time host or hostess like a fresh-cut, artistically arranged, and directly delivered bouquet of the choicest blooms. Even better — and what makes it perfect for plant people — is that each month celebrates a particular plant and gives an educational summation of the month’s star bloom, making this a gift that’s both beautiful and educational.
Price: Starts at $23.67/month
One of the best game night subscriptions is the Deadbolt Mystery Society monthly subscription box. Unbox suspense-filled entertainment by unraveling and dissecting the clues you’re given on your way to solving each month’s standalone mystery. It’s a real treat for all puzzle lovers.
Price: Starts at $30.00/month
You don’t have to go to a bakery to get freshly made, gourmet cookies. Fresh Baked Cookie Co. delivers everything you need to bake delicious cookies right at home! Each monthly subscription box includes pre-measured non-perishable ingredients and step-by-step instructions for gourmet cookies that can’t be found anywhere else. You’ll also receive 2-3 fun surprises in each box.
Price: Starts at $39.00/month
What if you could explore every US city from the comfort of your own home? Well, with the Explore Local Box, you can! Each month, you’ll get a taste of a different US city through premium, locally made products and food. Every box includes items produced by small businesses and local artisans that you will be sure to love. All boxes also include a fun watercolor and more information for each city.
Price: Starts at $9.99/month
Piquant Post Flavor Kits mixes cooking and grilling with a little bit of wanderlust. Experience the flavors of the world with a monthly delivery of 4 small-batch freshly ground spice blends and 4 coordinating chef-developed recipes to grill up fresh global-inspired dishes.
Price: Starts at $31.00/month
Send yourself some monthly cheer with a book subscription that helps you take self-care to a whole new level. With Read & Relax, you'll start by pulling out a brand new hardcover book and setting a cozy scene to get a little quality me time. Draw a warm bath and create a spa-like ambiance with coordinating full-size products, like jar candles, bath salts and handmade soaps. This relaxing book club is perfect for pampering!
Price: Starts at $29.00/month
If a connection to nature is what you seek, we absolutely adore the Monthly Succulent Box. Succulents are naturally hardy, making them perfect for less-than-green thumbs and expert gardeners alike. Each box arrives with a cute pot or container, a succulent growing mix, and everything your plant needs to thrive.
Price: Starts at $23.95/month
This one goes out to the coffee lovers and the cookie cravers. The Gourmet Box from Match Made Coffee is here to serve you up both, and see you through those relaxing few moments you have for yourself each day. Each month you'll unbox 2 craft coffees and 2 gourmet cookies that have been handpicked to match the unique tasting notes of each roast.
Price: Starts at $33.00/month
Busy those hands and have a little crafty fun with a monthly subscription to The Adults & Crafts Crate. Deck out house and home in trendy DIY projects with this open-and-go monthly box that brings all the necessary materials, tools, embellishments and step-by-step instructions to get making! Use the supplies after the initial project to create home decor items, maybe even your own wooden dreidel or Star of David cutting board.
Price: Starts at $28.33/month
You know what's a great gift for kids? Learning disguised as fun! Of course, we know that it's because learning is fun, but in case they believe otherwise, there's Loop Lab Box, a tinker crate created by the experts and enthusiasts behind Mad Science. This STEM subscription box is perfect for the 8+ crowd, bringing science experiments and activities that require minimal supervision so they can play and discover at their own pace.
Price: Starts at $26.95/month
Made for relaxation, and who doesn't love a good candle, Wickbox is the perfect gift for anyone on your list. A surprise candle arrives each month made from lead-free wicks and premium wax, that's softly scented and poured into a beautiful reusable container. All you need to do is grab a throw blanket, light it up, and relax in the golden light.