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Christmas Gift Ideas

So it’s that time of year again and with Christmas just around the corner (only 20 days! You can keep track here) it’s probably a good time to start buying or planning Christmas gifts, maybe it’s for the office secret Santa, friends, family or that special person in your life…one thing is guaranteed though it’s on a budget…your’s.

With this in mind and to help you out the team here at PayFast HQ have put a list of gift ideas and options to suit any budget. We are sure you will find something for everyone and all from the convenience of your own home, giving you more time to do the things that really matter and less time navigating the overcrowded stores this festive season.

Christmas Gift Ideas

Gifts Under R100

Lionel MugMugs

From Superbalist from R89

Choose from LionelTaco MugCoffee keeps me going and many more.

Let someone enjoy their morning coffee with a personal touch.

Sandisc 16GB Flash Driveflashdrive

From Takealot R79 

Great for storing music, movies and more on the go.

volleyballPool accessories

From Takealot  

Our pick Intex Pool Volleyball Game R99 

A no brainer for summer.

8 Super Washable Markerscrayola

From Raru R66 

Because you don’t want the kids to get hold of your permanent markers…

Momentum One Day Cup one-day-cup

From TicketPros from R50

Summer cricket action, need we say more.

“A festive way to enjoy sports from the sidelines.” – Kate

Gifts under R200

Gifts Under R200

DVD & BluRay movies & TV showsant-man dvd

From Raru

Our pick Ant-Man DVD  R141

We all have our favourites, own yours now!

Health & Beautybritehair products

From Takealot

Our Pick Britelites Vivid Temporary Hair Colour R200

Temporary Hair Color Product, that is removable with Shampoo & leaves you with Bold Vivid Rockstar Hair Color.

Bestway Deluxe Lounger with Pillow Bestway Deluxe Lounger with Pillow

From Takealot R105

Relax your way through summer.

Naartjienaartjie boys and girls clothing

From R140

Some of our picks: Stripe Top with Denim Colour, Boardshorts with Surfboard Print, Watermelon Print Costume, Printed Top with Bow or Essential Stripe Top 

Kit your kids out in style and on a budget. They grow up so fast…

photobookPrinted Photobook

From R160 

Moments and memories make a great gift.

“A great family gift”- Byron

Gifts under R500

Gifts Under R500

trendyKick it up a notch with some stylish homeware

From Esque

Our Pick Trendy Bendy Sofa Tray R299

The Trendy Bendy is a bendable sofa tray that fits the arm of your couch, providing a sturdy base on which you can safely rest your coffee mug, drinking glass or bowl without the worry of it toppling over.

daddys-dealsTake your pick from Daddys Deals

Various deals on offer nationwide

So many deals, so little time…

ClicTime Lego Ninjago Alarm Clocklego

From Takealot R469

It’s Lego, It’s a ninja, It’s a clock…c’mon

nicsocksFestive socks from NicHarry

From R200

Our picks: Christmas Carnival Socks, Christmas Tree Socks or Snowflake Socks 

The socks you actually want to receive this Christmas

funky-tea-infuserFunky Tea Infuser

From the Tea Merchant

Choose from the tongue, faucet, shark or squirrel from R230

Tea has never been so cool.

Mini Quadcopterquadcopter 

From RC King R370

Because everyone needs their own personal mini drone.

yodaCharacter USB’s

From Superbalist R249

choose from Captain America, YodaBart Simpson and more.

Make each day a little more exciting with this awesome 8GB USB unit. Carrying documents has never felt this cool.

Gifts under R1000

Gifts Under R1000

Game of Thrones Monopolymonopoly 

From Takealot R650

Featuring custom Game of Thrones packaging, stunning game design, and large, hand-sculpted custom tokens. The MONOPOLY Game of Thrones Collector’s Edition will transport fans into a world of intrigue, valour, and betrayal.

If you are not nerdy enough for Dungeons and Dragons” – Nico

skywalker-helicopterRC Toys

From Takealot

Our pick Skywalker – Green R799

Because you’re never too young, or too old.

This is my selfish for fun one!” – Brendon

Deauville W CanvasLe Coq Sportif Deauville W Canvas

From Superbalist R599

A simple, solid style with a ribbed toe cap, the Deauville W Canvas is ready to become your go-to sneaker. Contrasting logos on the shoe’s side give extra definition and personality to a shoe that’s ready for any casual occasion.

Portable audio and videoipod 

From Takealot

There is something for everyone and for any budget.

Our pick: the ever popular iPod Shuffle R949

 “Small & easy” – Kerith


From Takealot

Our pick: Bvlgari Black Edition R689

A discerning fragrance for a man who know what he wants in life.

Google Chromecast chrome

From Takealot R589

The Chromecast is a streaming device from Google that supports pushing content on Google Play, YouTube, Netflix (not available in South Africa, yet), and Chrome to your TV from your Android, iOS, PC, Mac or Chromebook devices. The device itself is a small HDMI dongle that simply plugs into an HDMI port.

“Because DSTV Sucks!” – Greg

Instax Mini 8 CameraInstax Mini 8 Camera 

From Superbalist R899

It automatically determines the best brightness for taking a picture, and informs you of the suitable setting by lighting the corresponding lamp. Framing for shooting has become easier with the introduction of a real image finder that captures a clear image even at the edges and with the improved visibility of a target mark that is positioned in the centre of the finder.

Camping & Outdoorsleatherman leap

Our picks: Leatherman Leap R939  – Exploring, learning, doing: introducing the Leatherman Leap, the first Leatherman multi-tool created specifically for younger users.

CADAC – Safari Chef Portable Gas Braai R989  – This portable and versatile gas braai, weighing only 4 Kg, includes five interchangeable cooking surfaces. These all pack into a convenient carry bag. 

Gifts over R1000

Gifts Over R1000

GetSmarter getsmarter

Online Courses from R9,900 

The gift that keeps on giving – go on give someone the skills they need to get that job or advance their career.

“Something I’d like to have, as it would be beneficial to me” – Kate

High-End Bluetooth Speakersjbl extreme speaker 

Our choice JBL XTREME Speaker R3,899

Wireless Bluetooth Streaming. Connect up to 3 smartphones or tablets to the speaker and take turns playing powerful, room-filling stereo sound. Built-in rechargeable Li-ion battery supports up to 10 hours of playtime.

Perfect for Summer, durable, splash proof, long battery life and great sound!


From Takealot R1,799

Nutribullet completely breaks down your food, liquefying and mixing together all the essential nutrition. The secret of the Nutribullet is its powerful 600 watt motor combined with bullet cyclonic action that forces everything through the turbo extractor blades.

Don’t Juice it, Don’t Blend it, Extract It.

Braai & Outdoor Cookingweber one touch 

Our choice Weber One Touch R2,699

The Weber One-Touch Gold Premium kettle has added features that further improve the innovations on the standard one touch old kettle. These features include a lid mounted thermometer that monitors the cooking temperature inside the kettle. The old plus also features a tuck-away lid holder that allows the lid to slide back out of the way and large 20cm wheels to increase the braai height.

Polaroid Cube HD action cameraPolaroid cube hd camera

From Superbalist R1,599

This pocket-size gadget packs a serious punch! It’s splash-resistant, shock-resistant while boasting 1080p HD video and a 124 degree wide-angle lens. The Cube is ready for action.

Hubsan H107 X4 Mini DroneHubsan H107 X4 Mini Drone

From Raru R1,021

The X4 comes ready-to-fly with a 4-channel LCD display 2.4gHz transmitter that features adjustable sensitivity modes for normal or expert flight. The stylish design looks and performs amazing in flight. Turning cycles, figure of eights, banking are simple. Super stable indoors or even outside on a calm day.

“Because flying stuff is cool. Period!” – Nico

Home entertainmentSamsung 55'' UHD Curved LED TV Products

Our Pick Samsung 55” UHD Curved LED TV R21,999

Enjoy incredible picture crispness and dramatic detail, with 4X the resolution of full HD. Get drawn into the action with our state-of-the-art curved screen that delivers an immersive picture experience with off-angle viewing, making any seat the best seat in the house.

Moditlo River LodgeA luxurious 2 night Big 5 Safari Getaway for 2 at Moditlo River Lodge 

From Daddy’s Deals R4,999 

Enjoy close encounters surrounded by South Africa’s magnificent wildlife, with daily incredible Big Five game drives.

*All products available & prices correct at the time of publishing