Secret Santa Gift Ideas for Coworkers


Not sure what to get for your office’s gift exchange? Review our secret santa gift ideas for coworkers below to find the perfect present for your colleague. This list also works great for white elephant gift ideas, incase gift recipients are random.

From us at OFFSITE event venue – happy holidays!


$10 – $25 Budget Gift Ideas for Coworkers

  • Mug and drink: find the perfect mug and pair with coffee, tea or hot chocolate.
  • Cooking book: choose a cookbook that specializes in simple, 30 minute or less recipes and step by step, visual instructions.
  • Soap set: find a nice soap/lotion set that would appeal to a wide range of people.
  • Lottery tickets: who’s feeling lucky? Buy an array of lottery tickets and someone may win big!
  • Dessert: wrap a tasty dessert like cookies or cupcakes.
  • Headspace: introduce your coworker to meditation with a one month gift to Headspace.


$25 – $50 Budget Gift Ideas for Coworkers

  • Google Home Mini: give the gift of a personal assistant! Google Home Mini can read the news, play music, review schedules and more.
  • Chocolate: provide a basket with chocolate flavors ranging from flavors or regions.
  • Candle Set: wrap candles in nice glass jars to warm anyone’s home.
  • Potted Plant: go green with a thoughtful, low maintenance plant. Choose a pot that would match most homes, such as white ceramic.
  • Touchscreen Gloves: a practical gift, especially for cold winters. 
  • Water Bottle: buy a high quality, reusable water bottle for any active team member.


$50 – $75 Budget Gift Ideas for Coworkers

  • Cheese Board Set: create your own cheese board set by buying wooden cutting board, cheese label sticks/knives, and a small selection of cheese or charcuterie.
  • Fancy Liquor: if appropriate for your workplace, consider buying a fine bottle of whiskey, wine, tequila or whatever you think your coworkers would enjoy! Depending on the budget, you may be able to pair with 2 new glasses.
  • Hello Fresh Subscription Service: give the gift of a meal at home with a box of pre-measured ingredients from Hello Fresh.
  • Olive Oils: select a few artisan bottles of olive oil or balsamic vinegars for cooking or salad dressings. 



For more gift ideas, visit our other blog articles:

Gift Ideas for Your Boss

Simple Gift Ideas for Coworkers

Homemade Gifts for Coworkers

Corporate Holiday Gifts