MightyGoods > Kipling > Kipling Alcatraz

Kipling Alcatraz Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated May 13, 2019

based on 559 reviews

We have checked hundreds of reviews and found 8 reasons to buy the Alcatraz - and 2 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.

84% of the reviewers give the Kipling Alcatraz a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (73%)
Good (11%)
Average (2%)
Poor (4%)
Bad (7%)

Reviews Summary

Here's what the reviewers think about the Kipling Alcatraz:

Reviewers like these things about the Kipling Alcatraz

  • A lot of users say that it is perfect for their travels.
  • Many owners said that it holds so much, their laptop, heavy books, paperwork, snacks, water bottle and so much more.
  • A number of owners said that its wheels and handles are of good quality.
  • Several users said that they love its fun colors.
  • Some users said that they like how their laptop fits securely and safely in the padded slot with the Velcro strap holding it in place.
  • Some users said that they like it as it's lightweight.
  • Several owners said that it is well.
  • made and durable.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • A few users said that it's a little bulky and doesn't fit well under plane seat.
  • Some users complain about the shoulder strap being too short.


Crowdsourced specs across all Kipling Alcatraz models and sizes:

Laptop iconLaptop SizeMax. 15 inches

Feature Summary

Many sources mention these Kipling Alcatraz features:
  • Water resistant
  • Wheeled/rolling

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


vs Kipling Bags

The Kipling Alcatraz ranks #35 compared with the other Kipling bags.

33Kipling Merryl
Kipling Merryl
34Kipling Challenger
Kipling Challenger
35Kipling Alcatraz
Kipling Alcatraz
36Kipling Sabian
Kipling Sabian
37Kipling Ravier
Kipling Ravier

vs All Bags

The Kipling Alcatraz ranks #1599 compared with all the bags we have checked.

1597Alchemy Goods Pike
Alchemy Goods Pike
1598Kipling Alcatraz
Kipling Alcatraz
1599Tamrac Derechoe
Tamrac Derechoe
1600Vaude Cycle
Vaude Cycle
1601Timbuk2 Phoenix
Timbuk2 Phoenix

Bag ID 34106. Images from Amazon Product Advertising API and shop datafeeds.

Last updated on May 13, 2019