The number of padel rackets available on the market can sometimes be overwhelming. So many different brands and models to choose from. In order to give you a head start in the hunt for the perfect padel racket, we have compiled some buying guides. Enjoy!

Best Padel Rackets for Beginners, Intermediate, and Advanced Level players

We have listed our current favorites based on playing level. In three separate buying guides, you’ll find the best padel rackets for beginners, intermediate, and advanced players.

The beginner rackets are easy to play to give new players a positive experience on the padel court. The intermediate and advanced rackets targets players with previous experience looking to take their game to the next level.

Best Padel Rackets for Control, Balance, and Power

If you have been playing for a while and have identified your playing style, this is the right section for you. Here you will find our favorites for control, all-round, and power.

Best Cheap, Mid-price, and Premium Rackets

If you are going to buy a new padel racket and have set a maximum budget, these guides can help you find the right one.

The best padel racket for a low budget contains cheap padel rackets that still have nice playing characteristics. The average price guide contains models that are slightly higher in price but have a good price to quality ratio. The best premium padel rackets is for players looking for the best, no matter the cost.

Most Comfortable, Best Design, and Best New Releases

Here we have gathered our favorites in areas such as design, comfort, and new releases. If you have not found the right one in the other guides, this may be where you’ll find your dream racket.


To help you find the perfect padel racket, we have compiled our favorites in different categories. Best Padel Racket 2021 contains a favorite from each category for a great overview. In the Playing Level category, there are recommendations for both newbies and competition players.

If you have identified your playing style, you’ll find good alternatives in the category Playing Style. If you’re on a limited budget or are looking for the best padel racket, regardless of what it costs, we recommend checking out the Budget guides. Last but not least, we have listed our favorites in design, comfort, and news releases.