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37 Instagram-worthy pool floats to enjoy this summer

These fun and colorful floats are the perfect way to embrace summer to the fullest.
An aerial view of teenage girl relaxing in the swimming pool on a pineapple floatie
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Decorative pool floats have become quite the trend over the years, and it seems like they're becoming more extravagant and popular than ever. These days, you can't go on social media without seeing someone lounging around on a giant unicorn float!

If you want to get in on the fun with an Instagram-worthy float, look no further! Below you'll find the trendiest and coolest floats of the summer, from a rainbow cloud daybed to a giant slice of pizza. If you're less interested in hanging out on an inflatable flamingo and want a more practical option, we've found plenty of those too!

Pool floats for adults

Sun Squad Llama Pool Float

Who can resist lounging on a vibrant llama? Boasting whimsically colorful details, a 3D head and a sweet little tail, this Target pool float will quickly become a summertime fave. It doesn't only look fierce on water, but it's sturdy enough

Jasonwell Inflatable Dinosaur Pool Float

This ferocious float is clearly a hit amongst Amazon shoppers — just check the nearly 1,800 glowing five-star ratings for it! Not only is it fierce to look at (spanning over 10 feet in length), but it's sturdy enough to withstand anything that comes its way, according to reviewers.

"I bought this along with another large pool float for my 2 teenage boys to fight/play with each other. One of my kids is just over 200 lbs and this is his float because it is just that sturdy. Two floats and two inflatable oversized "Thor" hammers and they are happy guys," one proclaimed.

Sun Squad Sloth Pool Float

Lazy summer days call for midday naps — and this playful sloth is clearly ahead of the game. With a near-perfect average at Target, this giant pool float is perfect for kicking back and relaxing for extended periods of time.

Luxy Float Giant Inflatable Pineapple Pool Float

If you love pineapples, you can’t go wrong with this giant inflatable pool float that resembles your favorite fruit.

GoPong Floating Beer Pong Table Pool Lounge

If you're 21 or older, you need to give this beer pong floating table a try. Currently an Amazon bestseller, the spacious inflatable comes with 10 cups for each side, six beer pong balls and sideline cup holders.

Sun Squad Popsicle Lounger Float

This red, white and blue popsicle float will remind you of your favorite summer dessert. This is perfect for the Fourth of July and beyond.

Jasonwell Giant Inflatable Mermaid Tail Pool Float

Calling all aspiring mermaids — this float's for you! This one comes in both pink and turquoise, and it has some rave reviews from Amazon customers.

Jasonwell Inflatable Avocado Pool Float

If you can’t stop eating avocado toast, you’re bound to enjoy this giant avocado pool float this summer. As an added bonus, the pit doubles as a beach ball!

Intex Watermelon Inflatable Island Float

If you love eating watermelon in the summer, then you’ll totally enjoy lounging in this eye-catching watermelon float. It's designed to have plenty of room for two to three adults.

Funboy Giant Luxury Inflatable Yacht Pool Float

If drinking champagne on a yacht is on your summer bucket list, it may not be as hard to check off as you think. Two people can comfortably fit on this boat-shaped pool float that comes with a reinforced cooler and cup holders.

Sunnylife Luxe Ride-On Unicorn Float

For those looking for a mystical pool accessory, consider this unicorn float. It can hold up to two adults and has lovely ombre detailing to add a pop of color to any summer day.

Funboy Clear Pink Glitter Flamingo Float

This flamingo float is great for any impromptu poolside photo sessions! It’s budget-friendly and perfect for any family pool party this summer.

Funboy Rainbow Cloud Daybed Pool Float

This inflatable rainbow cloud daybed float is as Instagram-worthy as it gets! You can share the spacious lounging area with friends, or simply relax all on your own.

Swimline Inflatable Rosé Wine Bottle Pool Float

Who says you can’t have your wine and lounge on it too? This inflatable rosé wine bottle float is chic, fun and comes with a convenient cup holder for your favorite beverage.

Funboy Giant Luxury Inflatable Fun Ski Float

If you can’t ride a real jet ski, get the next best thing: this trendy jet ski pool float from Funboy.

Sunnylife Confetti Pool Ring

For those who enjoy some festive confetti from time to time, you’ll love lounging in this colorful pool ring.

Funboy Inflatable Jungle Pool Tube

To add some greenery to your pool setup, consider this jungle-themed tube that features a fun banana leaf pattern.

Sun Squad Strawberry Donut Pool Float

Don't worry, there's a float for donut lovers too! This large donut pool float is colorful, fun and the perfect way to enjoy a day at the beach or pool.

Joyin Giant Inflatable Pizza Slice Pool Float

For those who enjoy a slice of pizza, consider lounging on one, too!

Funboy Butterfly Pool Float

This butterfly float is larger than life! It comes in a colorful pattern that resembles a sunset and would make for a perfect Instagram shot.

Pool lounge floats

Sun Squad Chaise Pool Float Lounge

"This floating chaise is perfect for floating in the pool — and staying completely above the water when you don't want to get totally wet," one verified Target shopper said about this minty green chaise lounge. Plus, with its arched back and roomy cup holder, you'll probably want to extend your stay lazing around the pool.

SwimWays Spring Float Recliner

Easy to inflate and easier to spend your time in, this sit-up pool chair includes cool features like an integrated headrest and footrest and a patented inner spring circling the outer edge for a comfortable, stable float.

Funboy Retro Pink Convertible

If your childhood dreams were filled with pink convertibles, you're in luck! This roomy daybed from Funboy features a massive cooler for your favorite chilly summer treats and is perfectly sized for two....or more. "[This is] my dog's favorite place to chill but there is plenty of space for both of us on it," chimed one shopper.

SwimWays Floating Swim Hammock

If you’re looking for something a little more practical than a unicorn float, consider this floating hammock that allows you to stay comfortably submerged in the water while soaking up the sun.

Aqua 4-in-1 Monterey Hammock Inflatable Pool Float

This four-in-one float acts as a water hammock, drifter, lounge chair and an exercise saddle.

Intex Inflatable King Kool Pool Lounge

For a colorful lounging option, this Intex float may be the choice for you. It has a built-in cup holder for refreshing drinks, an armrest and a backrest for extra comfort.

Intex Sit 'N Float Inflatable Lounge

If you’re looking for back support but don’t need the footrest, try these “sit ‘n float” loungers. They allow you to sit comfortably while your feet are free to float in the water.

Intex Rockin' Inflatable Lounge

For a rockin’ option, consider this Intex float that provides a comfortable structure for easy lounging.

Kid and baby pool floats

PoolCandy Aqua Laser 40" Beach and Pool Tube

Prepare them for battle — water battle, that is. This tube is equipped with all kinds of cool gear, from laser sound effects to a built-in squirt gun that can shoot up to 30 feet!

FindUWill Inflatable Baby Pool Float Swimming Ring

If you have a baby, this teensy float with 1,200+ verified five-star ratings might just win them over with its colorful and comfortable design.

Funboy Funbaby Private Jet Float

If they can’t fly in a private jet, at least they can play in one! This inflatable airplane float promises durability and great buoyancy support for a fun-filled day in the sun.

Joyin Inflatable Unicorn & Flamingo Pool Float

This adorable set of mini unicorn and flamingo pool floats is great for any kiddos who love everything covered in sparkles.

GoFloats Flamingo Jr Pool Float Party Tube

For a pretty and pink option, go for this mini flamingo pool float. It’s budget-friendly and great for ages 6 to 12 years old.

Pool Central Children's Inflatable Hippo Swimming Pool Rider

This hippo float will keep your child entertained for hours. It includes sturdy handles for a secure ride and comes decorated in a cute fish pattern with a cartoon-like hippo face.

SwimWays Baby Spring Float Activity Center with Canopy

This baby-friendly float comes with a variety of toys and a removable canopy for sun protection. Plus, this float has 8,200+ five-star ratings from verified Amazon shoppers.

Kidpar Inflatable Fruit Pool Floats

If you're looking to get a little bit more bang for your buck, consider this set of swimming tubes for kids. They come in four different fruit patterns — and you can’t beat the price!

Big Summer Inflatable Pirate Boat Pool Float

Calling all pirates! This boat pool float is ideal for children 3 to 7 years old. It includes a built-in squirt gun and an inflatable pirate flag for imaginative play all summer long.

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