Best Ralph Lauren Colognes for Men: Top 7 Fragrances by Polo

Ralph Lauren is a designer which caters to classic American sensibilities and tastes. One of his major accomplishments in the fashion world has been his line of fragrances for men and women. For men, there is the classic Polo line and the newer Big Pony series of scents for guys, as well as several more. However, with so many to choose from it can be difficult for guys to make a decision on which one to go with. For this list, I have narrowed it down to what I feel are the seven best Ralph Lauren colognes for men. Each one brings something different to the table and should be adaptable to many different lifestyles.

Also see: The Best Smelling Ralph Lauren Perfumes for Ladies

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Polo Red– A very good all-around fragrance that is pleasant and warm. Polo Red combines fruity notes to create a classy substance. Notes include: grapefruit, italian lemon, cranberry, saffron, sage. Polo Red Cologne Review

polo red


Polo Black– Moderate and masculine scent that works well for the day or nighttime. Wonderful fragrance that is pleasing yet subtle. Notes include: tonka bean, iced mango, patchouli noir, spanish sage, and silver armoise.  Polo Black Full Review

polo black

Big Pony #3– Big Pony #3 is a great outdoorsy fragrance for men that is great for the daytime. Smart, confident, and refreshing. Notes include: mint and ginger, with a hint of bergamot. 


Polo Sport– Polo Sport has become a classic cologne it its own right. Sometimes simple and clean is the best course of action when choosing a cologne and that’s what Polo Sport excels at.

polo sport

Big Pony #4– A citrus based cologne with that little extra kick of spice. Big Pony #4 is a nice casual scent which is light but memorable.


Polo by Ralph Lauren– The original, the classic. Polo is a fantastic and woodsy aromatic for the gentleman who is bold and like to stand out. My Full Review


Safari– Safari is a scent that one must use caution with, as it can be very strong. However, it is also a delightfully masculine smell with a sweetness that many other fragrances lack.