Rectangular rafts? Boring. Make a splash (sorry, we had to) with a flotation device worthy of your next summer get-together (or a spotlight on the 'Gram). We’re talking inflatable swans, floating donuts and yes, a huge golden crown. Here, 26 of the best pool floats for adults that are guaranteed to be the hit at the party.

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1. Jogotoll Swimming Pool Floating Hammock

A floating hammock? Clearly, whoever came up with this has our number (and knows where to find us all summer).

Buy it ($47)


2. Texas Recreation Sunsation Swimming Pool Mattress

They don’t call it a pool mattress for nothing: This full-length float boasts a cushy full-roll foam pillow for maximum comfort. (Swimming pool snooze, anyone?)

$165 at Amazon


3. Bestway Hydro Force Tropical Breeze Floating Island Raft

It’s a big ticket item, to be sure—but for your buck, you get a shade canopy, pillowy backrests, six cup holders and enough room for as many people. Plus, it’s still a bargain compared to an actual island getaway. (Hint: File this one under ‘family staycation.’)

Buy it ($300)


4. Clear Rainbow Chaise Lounger Pool Float

Chill in the water or hang out on the deck in this adorable ombré lounger.

BUY IT ($79)


5. Baturu Inner Tube Pool Float

Aside from being a budget-friendly, stylish and colorful place to chill all summer, this inner tube is also proof that you can, in fact, square a circle.

$16 at Amazon


6. Rose Gold Crown Island Inflatable Pool Float

Alexa, play "You Should See Me in a Crown" by Billie Eilish.

BUY IT ($199; $189)


7. Bibien Inflatable Watermelon Pool Float

Nothing says summer like sittin’ pretty in a pool raft inspired by the season’s most refreshing fruit.

$32 at Amazon


8. Pretzel Floating Seat

No reason to get salty (get it?). Lay in one of the "twists" instead.

Buy it ($31)


9. Golden Swan Pool Float

White swans were so 2015.

Buy it ($80)


10. Inflatable Mermaid Pool Float

This well-cushioned number comes with a cup-holder...and the promise that you will be lounging like a beautiful mermaid queen all summer long.

$37 at Amazon

11. Glitter Flamingo Pool Float

Glitter + flamingo = a match made in float heaven.

$71 at Amazon


12. Butterfly Pool Float

Flap your the pool with this colorful raft.

BUY IT ($119; $99)


13. H2OGO! 6 ft. Llama Ride-On Pool Float

Llamas are having their moment right now and we’re on board with it (so to speak).

Buy it ($40)


14. Intex King Kool Pool Float

Roomy armests, a cup holder, cheerful rainbow colors and enough space to stretch your legs. Need we say more?

Buy it ($10)


15. Big Joe Lounge Around Chair Pool Float

This fluffy pool float will contour to your body for supreme comfort—and consider that it comes from the bean bag pros over at Big Joe, we’d expect nothing less.

Buy it ($60)


16. Aqua Campania 2-in-1 Reclining Pool Float

You can kick back in a reclining position with a frosty beverage or lie flat on your stomach for optimal sunning in the beauty. Plus, the floating side table for accessory and drink storage is pretty nifty too.

Buy it ($40)


17. Mesh Lounger

A comfy headrest, a drink holder and a buoyant lounge chair with mesh in the middle to keep you cool while you float in the pool. Really, what more do you need?

Buy it ($39)


18. Inflatable Waffle Slice

Get your friends to buy one too to make the whole mouthwatering waffle.

BUY IT ($38)


19. Yacht Lounger

This bad boy has a daybed for two and boasts a cooler you can fill with ice and a bottle of bubbly—you know, so you really feel like you’re on a yacht when you’re floating in the backyard pool.

Buy it ($99)


20. Tropical Bali Cabana Lounger

Scoop up this roomy, tropical-themed floating cabana and you’ll have it made in the shade.

Buy it ($199)


21. Luyata Shark Mouth Pool Float

A playful float that will sort of remind you of Jaws...except that your lounging experience will be happy from start to finish.

$16 at Amazon


22. Baseball Glove Float

Hit a home run with this giant inflatable glove.

$28 at Amazon


Basically begging to be Instagrammed.

Buy it ($69)

24. Sloth Pool Float

Just look at how relaxed that sloth is. This could be you, friends.

Buy it ($15)


So you may never get to experience the thrill of a PJ. But you can still lap up a life of luxury in this ultra-chic pool float that features an integrated cup holder, dual handles and a front tether point. Fabulous.

Buy it ($99)

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