Best Mosquito Repellent Candles

Mosquito repellent candles are great options to repel mosquitoes in any outdoor open areas. They can be used when camping, hiking, or simply relaxing in your backyard. They are most ideal when used outdoors in conjunction with other mosquito repellent products like mosquito spray, bracelets or stickers.

>> Also read: Best Mosquito Repellents

In this round up article, we have curated a list of the best mosquito repellent candle options in the market for your consideration:

The Best Mosquito Repellent Candles
  1. Repel Citronella Mosquito Repellent Candle
  2. Murphy’s Naturals Mosquito Repellent Candle
  3. Mosquito Guard Repellent Tea Light Candles (16 Pack)
  4. Tealight Citronella Anti Mosquito Candle (50 Pack)
  5. Cutter 20-Ounce Citronella Candle

1) Repel Citronella Mosquito Repellent Candle

This mosquito repellent candle by Repel is made with natural ingredients and is safe for use around your family. Each candle comes packed in a tin with a lid which is super convenient to bring around and each candle can provide up to 20 hours of protection.

>> Related: Best Mosquito Killers

This mosquito candle is ideal for traveling or camping where you can just close the lid after each use to bring it around without having to worry about it messing up your backpack.

  • Made with natural ingredients¬†
  • Non-toxic
  • Convenient packaging
  • Burns up to 20 hours

2) Murphy’s Naturals Mosquito Repellent Candle

The Murphy’s Naturals Mosquito Repellent Candle is a DEET free candle made from 100% natural soy wax, beeswax and cotton wick. Each candle is able to provide up to 30 hours of protection against mosquito and other flying pests thanks to its plant-based repellent oil ingredients.

>> Also read: Best Mosquito Sprays

  • Long-lasting
  • Natural and DEET free
  • Made with 5 insect repelling oil
  • Scent might be too strong for some people

3) Mosquito Guard Repellent Tea Light Candles (16 Pack)

This mosquito repellent candle by Mosquito Guard is another DEET Free product that is formulated using natural plant-based ingredients. It also gives out a scent that is refreshing and not too strong.

>> Related: Best Mosquito Coil & Incense Sticks

  • Natural ingredients
  • Deet-free
  • In-expensive

4) Tealight Citronella Anti Mosquito Candle (50 Pack)

The Tealight Citronella Mosquito Candle is a value pack candle designed to get rid of mosquitoes using its citronella plant based ingredients. Each purchase comes with 50 candles and each candle can last for up to 4 hours of protection.

>> Also read: Best Mosquito Traps

  • Long lasting burn time of 4 hours
  • Super value for money
  • Citronella scent

5) Cutter 20-Ounce Citronella Candle

Built in a copper wide and stable base, this mosquito repellent candle by Cutter can burn for up to 40 hours! Which is perfect for long duration outdoor activities. They are made with real citronella oil and can repel mosquitoes and other common flying pests.

>> Related: Best Mosquito Foggers

This candle is ideal for use in space where you have kids and pets running around as the built is solid and stable, and the fire is not fully exposed.

  • Long 40 hour protection
  • Made with real citronella oil
  • Wide and stable base


As mentioned in the introduction, mosquito repellent candles are cheap and effective in providing additional coverage in big outdoor areas such as the patio, at the beach, in the garden or yard etc.

>> Related: Best Mosquito Repellent Patch Stickers

Depending on the situation, a candle design might be preferred over the other. For example, if you are bringing the candle out and it is the rainy season, opt for mosquito candles in tin or solid containers. If you have kids or pets running around, consider the Cutter Citronella Candle where the base is wide and stable and the fire is not fully exposed.