Every summer, it seems like the novelty pool float industry really ups the ante. It makes sense: There's no better place to cool off on a hot day—or make an Instagram-worthy statement. Now, food and animal-themed pool floats rule all, and it's more of a challenge to find one that doesn't fit your personality than it is to find a unique one you love. You name it, it's probably already a pool float.
If you want a pool float that's pure fun in the sun, say no more. Below you'll find the coolest floats out there, from light-up swans and giant pretzels to bagels and retro convertibles. There's a little something for everyone here, and all of these floats are guaranteed to make your sunshine-filled pool days more memorable.
Green thumbs will love this pool float, which looks like a giant monstera leaf.
Reminiscent of this celeb-favorite mirror, this clear pink mesh lounger can help you stay cool while floating comfortably.
For the ultimate floating experience, relax in this golf cart inflatable. It has a removable tasseled mesh sunshade, two cupholders, and a double-lined cooler compartment.
A vibrant peacock float lets you strut your stuff on the water. Bonus: This one features two heavy-duty handles, so it's easy to hop on and off it.
What's more magical than floating on a unicorn? Nothing. Plus, a photo on this float is super Insta-worthy.
Aspiring mermaids, allow us to introduce you to your dream float.
You can never go wrong with a tubular float, and this one shaped like a pink donut with sprinkles is a sweet take on the classic.
You can't go wrong with blue and white, and this glossy blue and white striped pool tube is a must-have summer staple.
If you've ever wished you could hang out on a yacht with a bottle of champagne, now's your chance—well, sort of.
This angel wings float is big enough for sprawling and it makes for a striking Insta photo.
For a larger floating chair, go for this sunset-colored one. You can use it hover above the water or to simply lounge in the sand or grass.
Step up your sharks and minnows game with this borderline-scary float.
This giant flamingo fits four adults comfortably, so you and your friends can float about together.
This float has enough room for six people to lounge on, with plenty of built-in cup holders, of course.
This cool pool float features Japanese motifs that reflect the movement of the waves of the Izu peninsula.
Now you can drive off into the sunset in a retro convertible—or at least, float around in the sun in one. Plus, it has reinforced cup holders for your beverages, too.
Nothing screams California chic like a vintage pool float printed with tropical palm trees.
With this pool float, you can have your wine and lounge on it, too.
Turn your pool into a regular rodeo with this ride-on inflatable bull float.
If you're a fan of night-swimming, this LED swan will keep you floating on well after dark.
It's just like your standard giant flamingo pool float, but way trendier.
If you can't fly in a private jet, at least you can float in one.
This double cherry float is too sweet to pass up.
Live your best sea creature life by floating around on an inflatable jellyfish complete with dreamy tentacles.
You could keep this salty pretzel all to yourself, or you can share it with two other friends.
This bright chaise is basically a floating bean bag. Prepare to kick back and relax.
Shaped like your favorite summer treat, this pool float is sure to be a hit with anyone who uses it.
If you want to enjoy a jawbreaker without cracking a tooth, this float will make a sweet addition to your pool.
This summer calls for a candy-colored retro phone float. Make it the only phone you pick up when you're OOO during a beach vacation.
It's not a real jet ski, but you can still take this totally cool pool float for a ride.
Fit for a queen—and four of her closest friends—this float comes with backrests, cup holders, and a central foot bath made of mesh.
If you love all things pineapple, you need this adorable pineapple pool float.
This stylish pool float with bold, contemporary patterns is totally Instagrammable.
Connect two of these floats to create a whole bagel, or float on one half alone—just don't forget the cream cheese!
Star Wars fans will be stoked to float on this inflatable Millennium Falcon.
Filled with shimmering glitter confetti, this float doubles as a chair and recliner. It's sure to be a hit at any pool party.