These Are the 15 Best Pool Floats for Summer 2023

Start the season with a splash, and shop our top picks for pool floats the whole family will love.

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Updated on May 15, 2023

Gearing up for summer? Dive headfirst into sun-soaked pool days with new pool floats and accessories. We're sharing the best and brightest pool floats to shop for every occasion, budget and age group. And, don't worry — we tracked down something special (and safe!) for Fido, too.

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$119

Go big or go home with this enormous luxury tri-color blue chaise lounge. The splashy design is just shy of nine feet long and makes for a comfortable spot for two people to sunbathe in the pool, lake or ocean. The dual chaise features comfortable backrests and comes with two drink holders to hold your summery cocktails while you splash around in the pool.

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$25 $22

Ease into your baby's first pool day with this reliable infant float and sun canopy. The shady float is designed specifically for babies from nine months to two years old. Each float features child safety valves and dual air chambers to keep your baby upright and secure. Additional noteworthy features include a soft mesh seat with leg holes for your little one to kick underwater and a removable UPF 50+ sun canopy. Best part? The float comes with a carrier tote and folds flat for easy storage between pool days.

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$30

Enjoy quality comfort on land or sea with this versatile chaise float lounger. The inflatable design has a unique arched silhouette that supports your back throughout the day. Each float comes with two rolled feet and a built-in cup holder to keep your pool day libations within reach.

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$39 $35

Fact: Pool days spent on a rainbow float are exponentially more fun than pool days spent lounging on matte, monochromatic chair floats. Another fact: This prismatic beauty is under $40 and inflates in under two minutes.

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$30

Love floating across the pool but are not-so-obsessed with the feeling of a traditional plastic inflatable float? This towel-top float is everything you never knew you needed. The round, inflatable design is perfect for stretching out under the sun because it features a palm-clad towel top that's soft to the touch. The float is finished with a fringe trim for a touch of boho flair.

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$29.99 $15

Treat your pooch to the pool days they deserve with a special float raft that keeps them safe while they luxuriate on the water. This top-rated pet pool float is constructed from durable, puncture-resistant material that stands up against your pup’s paws. Best part? It comes in three weight-based sizes to support pets, big and small.

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$35

What's a pool day without a healthy dose of competition? Set the stage for summer fun with this inflatable volleyball and pong set float. The rainbow design measures eight feet long and packs a punch of color in your pool while providing hours of fun for the whole family.

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Kick back and relax in one of these colorful inflatable Minnidip pools.

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$25

Bring laid-back vibes to your pool day by floating atop this oversized sloth float. The statement-making float boasts a 3-D sloth head, arms and legs to add playfulness as well as additional spots to rest your own head, arms and legs while relaxing in the shallow seat of the sloth's belly.

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$108 $90

Say hello to your new favorite pool accessory with the Captain's Float from Big Joe. Shaped like a chair, the float features a quick-drying mesh fabric and provides top-notch back support for unmatched relaxation on the water. The best part? The interior is filled with lightweight beans which means no blow-up is required.

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$35.99 $19

Soak up the sun and catch up with your person on this cozy, two-person hammock float. The budget-friendly design comes with inflatable head and foot pillows for top-tier comfort in the water. The roomy float comes in five summery hues and is budget-friendly, ringing in under $30.

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$41.99 $38.12
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Looking for a pool float that doubles as an Instagram prop? This punchy pink number checks out. The classic innertube silhouette feels fresh and fun with a bubblegum base and a retro-style banana motif. All you need to make the ultimate IG post is a killer pair of sunnies and a summery cocktail.

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$49

Treat your little one to a magical summer with this sparkling unicorn float. The whimsical steed is crafted with your child's safety in mind. Each float features a built-in ergonomic baby seat, a dual air chamber, two handles and a backrest to provide your tot with comfort and security with each use.

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$39.99 $32

Summer cocktails always taste better when served from a floating cloud bar. This whimsical float features four drink holders and a roomy central serving compartment to hold ice, canned drinks, beverage pitchers or tasty pass-around snacks. A rainbow arch rounds out the design with a pop of color and playful charm.

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$25 $17

Snag this flashy flamingo float for your little one this summer. The pearly-pink design is made from durable PVC material, features two handles and comes with an adjustable sunshade to guard your tot against the powerful afternoon sun.

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$139

Introducing the most fashionable pool float of all time: the FUNBOY x Malibu Barbie Luxury Golf Cart Pool Float. The limited-edition daybed float is a retro dream equipped with a fringe-trim cabana and a groovy, 70s-inspired aesthetic with a mix of pale pink, sky blue, vibrant orange and avocado green details. Each cart is made with high-end materials and screen-printed by hand to ensure beauty that lasts for many summers to come.

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