As of 2015, the best-rated bath towels for home use are Pottery Barn’s Hydrocotton, Fieldcrest and Peshtemal, according to TheSweetHome.com. GoodHousekeeping.com gives the Hydrocotton four out of five stars. Target.com gives the Fieldcrest 4.5 out of five stars and Amazon.com gives the Peshtemal 4.6 out of five stars.
At 550 grams, Pottery Barn’s Hydrocotton is fluffy, quick-drying and made from 100 percent Hydro Cotton in an advanced weaving process, which makes the towels lightweight and super-soft. The Fieldcrest is made from durable soft micro-cotton, which absorbs moisture rapidly and is gentle on the skin. The Peshtemal is a flat Turkish-style tightly woven towel with a hand-knotted fringe and is velvety soft, highly absorbent and quick to dry.