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Best Pool Floats For A Day Of Leisure

Stay cool and have fun with these floats

From fruit to flamingos and hammocks to lounge chairs, these flotation devices will keep you or the kids looking and feeling cool in the water. Dive into our top picks and see for yourself.

Aqua LEISURE Oversize Supreme Fabric Covered 18-Pocket Inflatable Contour Lounge Luxury Fabric Suntanner Pool Float Heavy Duty Blue Ferns
Quick to inflate and deflate, you'll use it in the yard, at the club, and on the local lake. | Aqua LEISURE

Not only does this pool float feel like a mattress, but it even has a luxurious pillow. You'll want to make room in your vacation bag for this comfortable bed for reclining on the water. The peaceful blue fern pattern covers this soft blue fabric, which covers the 18 cushioned pillow pockets that keep you afloat. It's 6 feet long and 3 feet wide and supports loungers weighing up to 250 pounds. This high buoyancy lounger is made without any wires to comfortably suspend you in the water. We love how it's designed to drain away the occasional splash.


Buy: Aqua LEISURE Pool Float

Intex King Kool Lounge Swimming Pool Lounger with Headrest - Set of 2 (Pair)
Surrounded by pillowy air-filled tubes of blue or clear see-through vinyl, they come complete with armrests and more. | Intex

It's like having a couple of bright-colored lounge chairs that float. This two-pack of pool loungers can carry kids up to 200 pounds. With this colorful set, you'll be seeing double rainbows floating around your pool or down the lazy river. Each allows you to recline in comfort, as the back of the lounger is a full 17 inches high. Your older kids will love floating with their friends at summer pool parties. Each of the two pool floats when inflated is 57 inches long, and 27 inches wide. All you'll need is a fruity beverage with the little umbrella toothpick.

Buy: Intex King Kool Lounge Swimming Pool Lounger

FindUWill 2 Pack 42'' Inflatable Pool Floats Flamingo Unicorn Swim Tube Rings, Beach Floaties, Swimming Toys, Lake and Beach Floaty Summer Toy, Pool Float Raft Lounge for Adults Kids
These are crafted from high-quality vinyl, so they will last for lots of games and parties. | FindUWill

Flamingo or unicorn? they'll have a hard time deciding. A cheerful duo of a rainbow unicorn and a bright pink flamingo is a fantastic addition to your family. Cute enough for decoration, let these two party animals float on your pool at your next outdoor event. A great value, use the smiley rainbow unicorn or the long-necked flamingo as gifts or party favors. Every child will love these. The unicorn measures three feet tall and 57 inches long, while the flamingo is 39-inches tall and 46-inches long, so all the kids can play in the water.


Buy: FindUWill 2 Pack 42′' Inflatable Pool Floats

2 Pack Premium Swimming Pool Floating Hammock, Multi-Function Water Hammock Lounger
When you decide to go back to the real world, just quickly deflate and put them in your beach bag for next time. | Jogotoll

Don't dip in to cool off. Instead, jump on these amazing floating water hammocks and go with the flow. Gilligan and Skipper would be jealous of you as you float into ultimate relaxation mode with these blue and green water hammocks. If you love swimming and lounging poolside, you'll enjoy relaxing in this pair of floating pool hammocks that two people can enjoy side by side. Simple to operate, you just put in the tubular air pillows, one at each side, and this pool float suspends you in the water. Cooler and more comfortable than regular hammocks, you won't want to come out for a while.

Buy: 2 Pack Premium Swimming Pool Floating Hammock

Inflatable Pool Floats Fruit Tube Rings (4 Pack), Fruit Pool Tubes, Pool Floaties Toys, Beach Swimming Party Toys for Kids and Adults
Use them for tossing games, as party favors, or even inflate them and use them as festive décor in or out of the water. | Sloosh

Serve up floating fruit at your next pool party with these fruity inflatable pool floats. Show your whimsical side at your child's play date with this set of four brightly colored floating pool rings. Choose from watermelon, kiwi, orange, or pineapple floats for plenty of kid-friendly fun. Each pool ring is 32 inches wide, so it's simple to pack them in your kids' pool bags. We like how these pool floats are made of premium vinyl for long-lasting fun.

Buy: Inflatable Pool Floats Fruit Tube Rings

Cyndi Mathews is a contributing writer to Islands and recently published her first book and enjoys traveling to Florida in her sailboat. Islands is an award-winning brand founded in 1980 that speaks to international travelers who have an affinity for the Caribbean and beyond. The website showcases destinations, resorts, cruises, and recommendations by the Islands' staff.