The Top 10 Best Fairy Type Pokemon Ever

If you want to add the best fairy type Pokemon to your team, look no further! These Pokemon have the best stats, move pools & abilities of all fairy types which allow them to thrive in competitive battling and general game-play.


Honorable Mentions

Alolan Ninetales, Galarian Rapidash, Ribombee, Florges


10. Gardevoir

best fairy type pokemon - gardevoir

Gardevoir has the ability to read the future. If it senses impending danger to its trainer, it will unleash its psychokinetic energy at full power.


Good attacks for Gardevoir: psyshock, psychic, moonblast, shadow ball, will-O-wisp


9. Primarina

best fairy type pokemon - primarina

Primarina controls its water balloons with song. The melody is learned from others of its kind and is passed down from one generation to the next.


Good attacks for Primarina: hydro pump, moonblast, sparkling aura, psychic, scald


8. Grimmsnarl

best fairy type pokemon - grimmsnarl

With the hair wrapped around Grimmsnarl's body helping to enhance its muscles, this Pokémon can overwhelm even Machamp.


Good attacks for Grimmsnarl: spirit break, foul play, darkes lariat, sucker punch, superpower, reflect, light screen, thunder wave


Pro tip: use Grimmsnarl's 'prankster' ability to gain priority on all status moves!


7. Togekiss

best fairy type pokemon - togekiss

As everyone knows, Togekiss visits peaceful regions, bringing them gifts of kindness and sweet blessings.


Good attacks for Togekiss: air slash, dazzling gleam, aura sphere, flamethrower, nasty plot, thunder wave, roost, defog


6. Sylveon

best fairy type pokemon - sylveon

Sylveon uses a soothing aura from its ribbonlike feelers to calm fights. It likes to walk side-by-side with its beloved trainer.


Good attacks for Sylveon: hyper voice, wish, protect, heal bell, calm mind


Pro tip: use Sylveon's 'pixelate' ability to turn its normal type attacks into fairy type!


Read more: The best legendary fairy type Pokemon ever - ranked

5. Hatterene

best fairy type pokemon - hatterene

Hatterene emits psychic power strong enough to cause headaches as a deterrent to the approach of others.


Good attacks for Hatterene: psychic, dazzling gleam, shadow ball, mystical fire, draining kiss, calm mind, trick room


4. Mimikyu

best fairy type pokemon - mimikyu

Mimikyu's actual appearance is unknown. A scholar who saw what was under its rag was overwhelmed by terror and died from the shock.

Good attacks for Mimikyu: play rough, shadow claw, shadow sneak, swords dance


3. Klefki

best fairy type pokemon - klefki

Klefki are key collectors who threaten any attackers by fiercely jingling their keys at them.


Good attacks for Klefki: play rough, foul play, spikes, thunder wave, toxic, magnet wave, swagger


Pro tip: use Klefki's 'prankster' ability to gain priority on all status moves!


2. Azumarill

best fairy type pokemon - azumarill

Azumarill's long ears are indispensable sensors. By focusing its hearing, Azumarill can identify what kinds of prey are around, even in rough and fast-running rivers.


Good attacks for Azumarill: play rough, aqua jet, knock off, superpower, liquidation, belly drum


1. Clefable

best fairy type pokemon - clefable

Clefable moves by skipping lightly as if it were flying using its wings. Its bouncy step lets it even walk on water. It is known to take strolls on lakes on quiet, moonlit nights.


Good attacks for Clefable: moonblast, thunderbolt, fire blast, soft-boiled, stealth rocks, thunder wave


Pro tip: use Clefable's 'magic guard' ability to take zero damage from status attacks and entry hazards!



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