The 25 Best Pool Floats for Adults to Upgrade Your Next Summer Party

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What's summer without a cute, Instagram-able pool float moment? From fun inflatable swans to floating lips and a huge rose gold crown, these are the 25 best pool floats for adults this summer. The best part is most of them are on sale just in time for the Fourth of July. Now who's ready to make a splash?

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1. 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?)

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2. 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.’)

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3. Funboy Clear Rainbow Chaise Lounger Pool Float

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

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4. 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.

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5. Funboy Rose Gold Crown Island Inflatable Pool Float

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

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6. Intex Watermelon Inflatable Pool Float

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

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7. Swimline Giant Pretzel Inflatable Floating Seat

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

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8. Funboy Golden Swan Pool Float

White swans were so 2015.

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9. Dehumi 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.

10. Funboy Glitter Flamingo Pool Float

Glitter + flamingo = a match made in float heaven.

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11. Funboy Butterfly Pool Float

Flap your the pool with this colorful raft.

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12. Bestway H2ogo! Llama Ride-on Pool Float

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

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13. Intex King Kool Pool Float

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

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14. Big Joe Float 2.0

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.

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15. 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.

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16. Funboy Clear Pink 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?

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17. Yellow And Brown Waffle Slice Inflatable Swimming Pool Raft

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

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18. Funboy 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.

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19. Funboy Tropical Bali Cabana Lounger

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

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20. 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.

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21. Swimline Giant Inflatable Baseball Glove Pool Float

Hit a home run with this giant inflatable glove.

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22. Funboy Pink Metallic Lip Float

Basically begging to be Instagrammed.

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23. Sun Squad Sloth Pool Float

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

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24. Funboy X Malibu Barbie Private Jet Float

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.

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25. Jasonwell Unicorn Pool Float

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