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Dakine Garden Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated April 2019

4.17
based on 1,454 reviews


We have checked more than a thousand reviews and found 11 reasons to buy the Garden - and 2 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.


90% of the reviewers give the Dakine Garden a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (75%)
Good (15%)
Average (5%)
Poor (2%)
Bad (0%)





Reviews Summary


Here's what the reviewers think about the Dakine Garden:

Reviewers like these things about the Dakine Garden

  • Users have noted that the streamlined Dakine Garden is a mid-sized pack for the minimalist student or targeted everyday use.
  • Several users indicated the presence of the dedicated laptop sleeve of the bag.
  • Many of the reviewers appreciate the organizer pocket for all pens, pencils and smaller accessories.
  • Other reviewers said that it has a roomy main compartment with a secure laptop sleeve, an organizer pocket, a fleece-lined sunglass pocket, plus a low-profile front zippered pocket and dual mesh side pockets for water bottles.
  • Reviewers note that the bag is very comfortable to use and can fit a lot.
  • Other users found that it is great for travel as it will fit under an airplane seat.
  • Others mentioned that its straps are sturdy and do not dig into the shoulders as some bags do.
  • Reviewers recommend the bag for students.
  • Other reviewers felt that it is very comfortable to carry.
  • They also said that it is the perfect size for a daypack.
  • Testers also noted that it is nice looking and super convenient.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • A reviewer thought that it is a mid-size backpack, so the main compartment is not as roomy as other average bags.
  • Another reviewer noted that it does not have a chest strap.

Specs


Crowdsourced specs across all Dakine Garden models and sizes:

Weight iconWeight1 oz (0.5 kg)
Length iconLength18 in (46 cm)
Width12 in (30 cm)
Height6-7 in (15-18 cm)
Laptop iconLaptop SizeMax. 15 inches


The bag is recommended for these activities:

School
Sport
Hiking
Cycling
Travel
Backpacking



Feature Summary


Many sources mention these Dakine Garden features:
  • Organizer panel
  • Sunglasses pocket
  • Side pockets
  • Laptop compartment

Actual features depends on the model, so check the features before you buy.


Rankings


vs Dakine Bags

The Dakine Garden ranks #27 compared with the other Dakine bags.

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4.20
Dakine Jo Jo
26Dakine EQ
4.17
Dakine EQ
27Dakine Garden
4.17
Dakine Garden
28Dakine Foundation
4.16
Dakine Foundation
29Dakine Detail
4.16
Dakine Detail

vs All Bags

The Dakine Garden ranks #743 compared with all the bags we have checked.

Top 30% bag

741Hynes Eagle
4.17
Hynes Eagle
742Dakine Garden
4.17
Dakine Garden
743Jansport Big Student
4.17
Jansport Big Student
744Vera Bradley Lighten Up
4.17
Vera Bradley Lighten Up
745Deuter Gigant
4.17
Deuter Gigant



Vs Other Bags


Crowdsourced comparisons of the Dakine Garden vs 2 other, similar bags.

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Dakine Garden vs Dakine Factor


Dakine Garden
Dakine Garden

4.17
BEST
Based on 1,454 reviews
Capacity:
Weight: 1 oz
Price: $


Dakine Factor
Dakine Factor

4.11

Based on 324 reviews

Capacity:
Weight: 1.2-1.3 oz
Price: $

  • The Garden is rated a little bit better than the Factor.
  • In total, we have checked and analyzed 1,778 reviews of the two bags.
  • The weight of the biggest Garden is 30% lighter than the biggest Factor (1 oz vs 1.3 oz).

FeatureGardenFactor
Laptop compartment
Organizer panel
Side pockets
Sunglasses pocket

Both bags are available in these colors:
Blue
Black




Dakine Garden vs Dakine Prom


Dakine Garden
Dakine Garden

4.17

Based on 1,454 reviews
Capacity:
Weight: 1 oz
Price: $


Dakine Prom
Dakine Prom

4.37
BEST
Based on 7,439 reviews

Capacity: 25 l
Weight: 1.1-1.7 oz
Price: $

  • The Garden is rated a little bit worse than the Prom.
  • In total, we have checked and analyzed 8,893 reviews of the two bags.
  • The weight of the biggest Garden is 70% lighter than the biggest Prom (1 oz vs 1.7 oz).

FeatureGardenProm
Insulated
Laptop compartment
Organizer panel
Side pockets
Sunglasses pocket

Both bags are available in these colors:
Blue
Black





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Last updated on April 19, 2019