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    28 Pool Toys That'll Make You Drop Everything And Go Swimming

    Whatever floats your boat.

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    1. The pool will be your your oyster thanks to this mermaid shell pool float.

    Get it from Urban Outfitters for $86.

    2. Rest your head on the crust and your body on the delicious toppings of this yummy float that'll totally steal a pizza your heart. Sorry, was that CHEESY?!

    Pro tip: Buy eight to make a pizza pie!

    Promising Review: "This is the best floatie EVER! Not only is it an awesome pizza design, it is very well-made. Quality is awesome. I get so many compliments on this!" β€”Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $28.79.

    3. Become the master of throwing fun pool parties thanks to an inflatable pool-volleyball game.

    Promising Review: "Awesome deal. For the price, you can't beat it. Nice size, and the weight bags keep it in place well." β€”C.A.

    Get it from Amazon for $10.70.

    4. Be a smartie and glide across your pool with a candy noodle.

    Promising Review: "Much larger than expected, and really durable! Kids love to take it to the beach, and several kids can hang on it at once and have fun. Crazy adorable!" β€”Janet Meeks

    Get it from Amazon for $16.99.

    5. And while you're at it, add this pool noodle to your collection too. I don't have a pun for this one, sorry toots. πŸ˜‰

    Promising Review: "Fun to play with and super cute." β€”ihcom

    Get it from Amazon for $16.99.

    6. Challenge your friends and family to an addictive inflatable cactus ring game.

    Get it from Amara or ModCloth for $25.

    7. Throw these playful toypedo bandits to the bottom of the pool, and see how fast you can dive under to fetch them.

    Promising Review: "My kids love using these in the pool. They really do 'dart' under the water if you throw them right. I used these to help my children learn how to swim. It encouraged them to go under the water longer." β€”Jill S

    Get a pack of four from Amazon for $4.74.

    8. Throw up a deuces as you lay back in this colorful peace-sign float.

    Get it from Nasty Gal for $50.

    9. Get yo' tan on, and stay super comfy with an inflatable suntan tub that keeps you and your belongings in, and water out.

    Promising Review: "Love it. I can put my baby in this with his toys, and he doesn't even get wet. We even put our small Yorkie in with us.' β€”Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $29.99.

    10. Monkey around with a fruity float you'll go absolutely bananas for.

    I HAD TO.

    Get it from ModCloth for $54.99.

    11. Impress your Insta followers when you strike a pose in this gorgeous floral flamingo float.

    Get it from Urban Outfitters for $56.

    12. Test your aim with these super fun UFO squirter inflatable toys.

    Promising Review: "Loved these so much, we ordered four more. I think the adults enjoy them just as much as the kids, if not more." β€”sandra

    Get a set of two from Amazon for $45.99.

    13. Stay connected at all times with a smart phone float that's 2017 AF.

    Get it from Amazon for $10.75.

    14. Rev up your baby's engine and drive, I mean, glide them across the pool in this baby buggy.

    Get it from Target for $31.99.

    15. Get lit in the pool this summer β€” no really, this pool candy raft lights up.

    Waterproof color-changing LEDs β€” that's where the magic comes from.

    Get it from Forever 21 for $38.90.

    16. Opt for a classic float this summer with a pretty pink flamingo.

    Promising Review: I have both the flamingo and the swan from this line. I leave them floating around in the pool β€” they're amusing, gliding like giant floating birds. They really are fun." β€”Jane Marple

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99.

    17. See how fast you can catch the dive rings β€” such a classic pool toy.

    Promising Review: "These work great. My son loves them. He just learned how to swim on his own, and these have really been a fun toy for him in the pool!" β€”nwhite2442

    Get a set of six from Amazon for $8.99.

    18. And while you're at it, you might as well just splurge on the matching "floatmingo" drink-holders.

    Promising Review: "OMG, these are awesome! I put them in the pool with our drinks while our grandkids were jumping in, and all the waves and motion didn't make them turn over or spill." β€”Amazon Customer

    Get a pack of three from Amazon for $9.99.

    19. Or, go for these hella tropical palm tree drink floats so your beverage can channel island paradise ~vibes~.

    Promising Review: "Love these! Perfect addition to the pool. Holds my beer and doesn't tip over, even when someone does a cannonball in the pool. I didn't believe it until I saw." β€”gabba

    Get a pack of three from Amazon for $9.99.

    20. Get jiggy wit it with an aqua cradle β€” perfect for slow rocking two people or turning up the fun for one.

    Get it from Target for $67.99.

    21. De-stress and chill tf out thanks to a floating recliner.

    Promising Review: "I love these. They are really heavy-duty, and actually keep you completely out of the water. They are very relaxing." β€”Kogie

    Get it from Amazon for $25.99.

    22. Partay it up in the pool thanks to a a floating pong set.

    Promising Review: "Saw these and knew I had to have them. They sure add another level to beer pong β€” now the cups move with the waves, creating all new challenges. So much fun, you'll be glad you have them at your next pool party." β€”Theresa Biermann

    Get it from Amazon for $17.99.

    23. Be a lil' bit shellfish and lay back in a lobster float while you tan...or turn a nice shade of red.

    Get it from ModCloth for $54.99.

    24. Stay cool in the pool thanks to a sunglasses emoji float.

    Get it from Nylon for $29.99.

    25. Keep the kiddos happy with an eight-spot pool float that ensures they'll all get a chance to play.

    Promising Review: "This was the best investment we could have made for summer fun with our six grandkids. They LOVED IT, and so did we!!!!" β€”Brenda R.

    Get it from Amazon for $64.99.

    26. Bring a carnival game favorite right to your own swimming pool with a shooter inflatable toy. Stuffed animal prizes not included.

    Promising Review: "Gave this as a gift for my 7-year-old niece's birthday. I'm told that her, and my nephew have a great time with this game." β€”trtimm04

    Get it from Target for $32.49.

    27. Melt your troubles away while laying back on an ice cream sandwich float.

    Life hack: Amplify your experience by eating an ice cream sandwich while using this float.

    Promising Review: "A fun, good quality, and conversational float." β€”Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99.

    28. Channel your inner-magical creature by using a unicorn-pegasus float.

    Promising Review: "Love it! Quick and easy to blow up. Used it in the pool today, and it seems very sturdy. It fits two people." β€”Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $49.99.

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