By Vivian Kelly
From short weekend getaways to long haul trips around the world, finding the right suitcase can be surprisingly difficult. Even more so, if you’re looking for something tasteful and practical to globe-trot with.
Here at Elite Traveler, we’ve taken the honor of searching for the classiest and most durable luggage around. It’s no fun if your private jet doesn’t come with the perfect companion, here are the best suitcases for frequent travelers.
Cosmolite Suitcase 86cm/32 inch
The Cosmolite suitcase is your go-to luggage for luxury and fit. Made from Curv, the luggage is impact resistant and extremely durable, the perfect fit for short breaks or longer adventures across the globe.
And with the necessary four spinner wheels, transporting it couldn’t be easier. The case also comes with a travel sentry approved lock so you’ll never have to worry about your items getting lost during transit. An ideal choice for quality and style.
Buy at Selfridges, £379.00
Buy at Samsonite US, $550
This gorgeous English style cabin luggage is a great piece for a weekend away. The Globetrotter Centenary collection was launched over 10 years ago to celebrate their 100 anniversary, and today it’s a staple in any every traveler’s collection.
The case is carefully hand-made in Hertfordshire, UK with high quality leather corners, straps and handles. But don’t let the idea of a ‘case’ put you off, if you’re a heavy packer, the luggage also contains wheels and a pull along handle for extra convenience all in one.
Buy at Globe-Trotter, £1,345
Buy at Barneys New York, $1,895
Bellagio 76cm/30 inch Spinner Trolley
It’s no wonder why BRIC’S is one of Europe’s leading designers for luggage. BRIC’s elegant combination of fresh Tuscan leather and high-tech Makrolon polycarbonate makes it a splendid traveling companion come rain or shine.
Four spinner wheels and a pull along handle make transporting your things easier and faster with the Bellagio. Its distinctive design maintains the brand’s heritage look while providing all the amenities for the modern day traveler.
Buy at Harrods, £485
Buy at Barneys, $625
Clipper Travel Holdall
Classic oak hue leather combined with Mulberry’s classic British design makes for the ideal travel bag for a weekend away. A smart detachable strap and two sturdy handles makes using it comfortable as well as practical. A timeless piece, guaranteed to last a life time.
Available also in chocolate and black.
Buy at Harrods, £1,350
Buy at Mulberry, $1,950
A vacation with your Louis Vuitton is always a glorious occasion. This Marc Newson designed bag ticks every need when it comes to luxury travel. The innovative design makes long haul traveling a relief, ensuring you travel with feather-like weight.
The suitcase also has a large interior, bigger than most standard luggage thanks to its exterior cane. The LV Pass App is available to too, where you can benefit from exclusive services for you and your Louis.
Buy at Louis Vuitton UK, £1,960
Buy at Louis Vuitton US, $3,100
7R Master Spinner Case 80cm/30 inches
This suitcase is as stylish as it is durable. Its four wheel system provides a seamless glide wherever you are, while the aluminium body provides strength as well as character over time. This luggage will no doubt ensure that your goods are transported safely and in optimal comfort.
Available in two beautiful colors, rose gold and silver.
Buy at Harrods, £675
Buy at Luggage Online, $1,195