26 Affordable Pool Floats For Every Summer Mood
Whether you love to soak in the sun in your pool or spend your summer at the beach, a cute pool float is like an accessory that lets your personality shine. However, you don't need to spend a lot to find truly trendy, Instagram-worthy pool floats. We rounded up the best affordable pool floats on the market. It's time to level up your summer 2022 on a budget.
We found plenty of options for your ever-changing moods and summer vibe, from adorable sloth- and llama-themed floats to stylish loungers and tubes with chic designs. Add a splash of color with a rainbow-ombré pineapple pool float. Embrace your glamorous side with a glittery flame-shaped pool float. The best part? All of these pool floats are under $30. Shop our top picks ahead.
— Additional reporting by Macy Cate Williams
A Mermaid-Inspired Pool Float: HeySplashMermaid Tail Inflatable Swim Ring
If you're obsessed with mermaids, the HeySplashMermaid Tail Inflatable Swim Ring ($13) is no question a must. It's got the majestical tail and glitter detail for an extra touch of glam. It comes in pink as well.
A Pool-Float Lounger: Sun Squad Inflatable Bubble Pool Float Lounge
Unwind and soak in the sun with this cushy Sun Squad Inflatable Bubble Pool Float Lounge ($30). It's even got two cup holders, so you can enjoy your favorite refreshing drink or cocktail.
A Giant Flamingo: Jasonwell Giant Inflatable Flamingo Pool Float With Fast Valves
We're obsessed with this Jasonwell Giant Inflatable Flamingo Pool Float With Fast Valves ($26, originally $32). It's one of the most Instagrammable pool floats on the market. It's big enough to fit around two people!
Something Glittery: Sun Squad Glitter Tube Pool Float Teal Blue
If you're all about those glitter vibes, you need the Sun Squad Glitter Tube Pool Float in Teal Blue ($5) in your pool-float arsenal. It also comes in purple ($5), pink ($5), and lime green ($5). Any of these colors will shimmer and glimmer in the sunlight.
For Doughnut-Lovers: Joyin Donut Pool Floats With Glitter
If you're the ultimate doughnut-lover, these Joyin Donut Pool Floats With Glitter ($18 for three) is such a fun vibe. It comes with a bright-pink strawberry-inspired doughnut, a cool teal doughnut with star detailing, and a chocolate-inspired doughnut. Plus, each one has shimmery glitter detailing.
Something Fruity: Inflatable Pool Floats Fruit Tube Rings
Brighten up your pool with these simplistic Inflatable Pool Floats Fruit Tube Rings ($18 for four). It comes with a watermelon-inspired tube, a kiwi-inspired tube, a lemon-inspired tube, and an orange-inspired tube.
Something Tropical: Geefuun Tropical Toucan Inflatable Pool Float
If you can't go to a tropical beach, bring the tropics home to you with this Geefuun Tropical Toucan Inflatable Pool Float ($17). It's an eye-catching, bold float that will steal the show.
A Rainbow Float: Intex Rainbow Cloud Mat Inflatable Outdoor Floating Swimming Pool Lounger
Get comfortable on this fun and playful Intex Rainbow Cloud Mat Inflatable Outdoor Floating Swimming Pool Lounger ($20, originally $24). It brighten up your poolside and your Instagram.
A Pool-Float Lounger: Sun Squad Chaise Lounge Palm
Not only does this Sun Squad Chaise Lounge Palm ($30) offer an ideal curved shape for lounging, but there's also a cup holder, so your favorite beverage is never too far away. You can use this on land or water! It's a total vibe, especially with the tropical palm-leaf print.
A Tube With a Pillow: Sun Squad Watermelon Tube
The Sun Squad Watermelon Tube ($10) is perfect for relaxing in the water since it has a built-in inflatable pillow. The pink and green watermelon design will brighten up your pool. It also has handles, so you can feel secure and safe while floating around.
A Pool Lounger: Sun Squad Chill Out Inflatable Lounge Chair
How fun and vibrant is this Sun Squad Chill Out Inflatable Lounge Chair ($10)?! It's equipped with two cupholders for easy lounging in the pool.