The Most Comfortable Sandals on the Internet You May Never Want to Take Off

Best comfortable sandals for women

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Now that things are heating up around the country (temps are teetering close to 80 degrees on the West Coast right now), it's finally time to liberate our limbs with a cute pair of shorts or breezy summer dress and a cool pair of sandals. Let those toes come out of hibernation!

Whether you live in a walking city or find yourself going on long strolls around the neighborhood, comfort is key. We know shopping for sandals can sometimes be tricky. Not only do you want to find a pair that doesn't bestow you with blisters, but you also want them to be chic. 

Recently, I did a little digging to find the most comfortable sandals on the internet based on highly touted reviews and my tests of a few pairs on long walks. These sandals are the ideal balance of function, comfort, and style—great for indulging in long summer-evening strolls or dancing on an outdoor patio. You decide.

Sporty Sandals

The sporty-sandal trend is here to stay, and we have zero complaints about it. These are the next best thing to the comfort of running sneakers, especially with the added benefits of spongy platform soles and cool designs. They look seriously chic with sweatshorts and billowy midi dresses alike. I'm personally a huge fan of Tevas for their cushy comfort. 

There's a reason these are a best seller.

Elevate your sandal game with these croc-embossed beauties that feature a contoured footbed for just the right amount of arch support.

Obsessed is an understatement. These designer sandals strike the perfect balance between comfort and style.

Fashion girls love the cool designs of trek-ready Arizona Love sandals.

These lightweight hiking sandals feature a podiatrist-certified footbed and rubber sole for strong performance.

The slingback trend plus sporty-sandal trend equals a match made in heaven.

Birkenstock Sandals

Like Tevas, Birkenstocks have been the leaders in the pack when it comes to comfy-cool style. Its classic designs are versatile enough to pair with practically every casual piece in your closet.

These cushioned sandals (designed to exercise foot and leg muscles while providing comfort) come in six cool colors, but we particularly love this sunny yellow.

Pair with your leggings and LWDs alike.

Classic Birkenstocks get a bold update with these oversize buckles.

Flatform Sandals

Following on from Birkenstocks and Tevas, there are myriad brands providing well-cushioned flatform-sole sandals that don't compromise on style.

You'll be happy to walk all day with this well-cushioned footbed.

Featuring Dr. Martens's signature air-cushioned sole, these chunky sandals are ultra-comfortable and durable.

Made from soft leather, these will provide you with the arch support you're looking for.

The anatomic footbed molds to and supports the natural structure of your foot—perfect for running around the city.

The bouncy sole is surprisingly lightweight.

If you're looking for a thicker flatform that will incite all the compliments, this is a winner.

Slide Sandals

For easy comfort, these comfy slip-on sandals below are perfect for teetering about poolside or walking around the city.

Clogs are trending this season. Take on the trend in comfort with this Dr. Scholl's contoured footbed.

Three layers of plush cushioning help keep your feet seriously comfy!

Cushy and chic soles that will elevate all your summer outfits.

These spongy yet sturdy soles will keep your feet happy.

Flip-Flops

If you're looking for a comfortable pair of flip-flops, try these elevated designs featuring cushioned soles, soft leather, and excellent reviews.

You can always trust Havaianas for comfort and versatility.

If you're looking for a designer pair, fashion girls are obsessed with this cushy pair from Stella McCartney.

With over 800 five-star reviews on Nordstrom, you can't go wrong with these.

OluKai is renowned for its incredibly comfortable and water-resistant flip-flop designs.

Take these beyond the yoga studio with their exceptional, durable cushioning.

Soft, padded straps provide extra comfort.

Lace-Up Sandals

Lace-up and gladiator sandals aren't always known for being the most comfortable options, but these picks below are making us think otherwise.

There are so many cool ways you can style these.

These statement-making square-toe sandals are Insta-worthy.

Made from seriously smooth leather, these are the kind of minimalist sandals you'll want to luxuriate in all day.

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This article was originally published at an earlier date and has been updated.

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