In the sizzling heat what better way is there to enjoy your garden space than dipping your toes in a paddling pool or taking a lap around an above ground pool before wrangling the kids off to bed!
Last Update – July 2019
The summer holidays are here and so are the best deals on your new paddling pool!
Not all pools are built alike and if you’re looking for something a bit more special you’ve come to the right place. PatioMate has been hunting out the best deals for dipping, paddling and swimming to bring you the best the market has to offer.
We’ll start with the bestsellers available via Amazon and then our favourite picks beneath! Make sure you’ve got your tap adaptor as well.
Intex Swim Centre Family Pool
27 used from £10.23
- Great family size pool with Built-in inflatable seats
- 2x drinks holders, Pre-tested vinyl
- Convenient drain plug in floor
- Folds compactly for traveling and storage
- Size: Family Lounge Pool W 229.0cm x D 229cm x H 66.0cm
Don’t be fooled by the name, many users are purchasing this bargain pool with no intention of filling it with little people. With 4 integrated seats and 2 built in cupholders this pool is perfect for any family parties, friend gatherings or simply for you to relax in at leisure.
At an impressive 229cm x 229cm x 66 cm, this pool is incredible value for money. There is space enough for several fully grown adults or mum, dad and all the kids. For price, design and functionality this is PatioMates number one pool this summer.back to menu ↑
Bestway Pool Frame Splash Jr. Steel Pro
- Set-up is as easy as 1-2-3
- Measures 2.21m x 1.50m x 43cm STEEL PRO
- Installation usually takes approximately 10 minutes with 2-3 people excluding earthworks and filling.
- Dimensions-Capacities 90%, 1200L/317gal.
- Contents: One pool, repair patch
This Jr pool is perfect for the kids this summer. At 221cm x 150cm x 43cm there is plenty of space for a birthday pool party out in the garden.
Setting up and filling this pool is described as fast and simple by users so it is ideal if you’re short on time before your guests arrive. Equally this pool would make a fabulous gift for large breed dogs who love a good paddle.back to menu ↑
Intex Rectangular Frame Pool
26 used from £37.49
- Pool made from puncture resistant 3-ply material
- Zinc-plated and powder-coated frame design
- Water capacity 439gals/1662L
- Four corner seats each hold up to 70 kg weight
- Measures 86.5in (L) x 59in (W) x 23.5in (H)
The battle seems well and truly on between the two top pool manufacturers this season, with the Intex Frame Pool just taking the lead by offering a deeper alternative to Bestways Jr pool.
With fantastic reviews this pool is suitable for adults and children alike and the extra 17cm goes a long way in ensuring your inflatables remain inside the pool.back to menu ↑
Bestway Steel Pro Frame Pool & Pump
- High Quality Metal Frame Family Pool
- Includes Filter Pump
At an incredible10 feet in diameter and 30 inches deep this goliath pool is great for a large party or family reunion, or if you just want more space to swim solo this is the pool for you.
With a sturdy steel frame and a useful filtration pump included Bestway have pulled out all the stops to enable everyone to enjoy swimming at their own leisure.back to menu ↑
Intex Summer Lovin Beach Play Pool
- Size approx 67inL x 59inW x 32inH (170cm x 150cm x 81cm)
- Mesh netting for ball hoop and six Fun Ballz included.
- Removable sun shade and Dolphin sprayer.
- Water capacity 19gal (72L).
- Suitable for ages 2+
The Intex Summer Lovin’ Beach Play Pool is great if you’ve got little adventurers at home, this pool inspires creative play with it’s many features. At a rather impressive 170cm x 150cm x 81cm this pool has been designed to keep the squabbles at bay.
A mesh netted ball hoop and six Fun Ballz are included as well as a removable sunshade and dolphin sprayer. This pool is for ages 2+ but with all the entertainment it offers we think parents would find it hard not to want a turn themselves.back to menu ↑
Bestway Power Steel Rectangular Swimming Pool
- Water Capacity: (90%) 15,879L
- Size: 5.49m x 2.74m x 1.22m
- Includes 1,500 gal filter pump, ground cloth, cover, ladder and hoses
- Flow control drain valve for easy drainage & rust resistant steel metal frames
- Up to 6 months warranty
The Bestway Power Steel Rectangular Swimming Pool is a fantastic pool, centred around family fun. Set up is simple and the rust resistant steel frame is sure to endure the test of time.
At 5.5m long and 2.74m wide this pool is comfortable for a family to play together in. Designed with children at the heart of their interests Bestway have delivered a fantastic pool sure to be a firm favourite for adults and children alike.back to menu ↑
Intex Small Family Frame Pool
18 used from £57.68
- Bottom Length: 102.5" (260cm)
- Bottom Width: 63" (160cm)
- Overall Height: 25.625" (65cm)
- Width With Outriggers: 82" (208cm)
- Length With Outriggers: 122" (310cm)
Intex up again with this budget friendly small family frame paddling pool. Perfect for younger children and smaller families. We do recommend spending the extra £12 and getting the family bundle that comes with a cover to help heat the water and protect from the bugs!back to menu ↑
Intex Water Games Centre Two Pools & Slide
1 used from £36.88
- Water Play Centre with two pools (180 and 132 Litres respectively) linked by a slide and crocodile design
- With a size of 323 x 175 x 74 cm, Recommended for children 3 years or more and a maximum of 50 kg
- Slide with side bars and padded base, includes mini float in the tail of crocodile (with connection hose and spray
- Fun design, with pop-up drain and air chambers for 13
- Extra strong repair patch is included with 0.26 mm thickness (PVC)
With the summer holidays in full swing, the Intex water games centre with slide has two separate swimming areas and an inflatable slide.
Great for children aged 3 and up. With a maximum weight limit of 50kg you can rest easy, knowing that when all the kids bee-line for the slide they won’t puncture the pool!back to menu ↑
Hillington Jumbo Deluxe Rectangular Inflatable Family Swimming Pool
- HILLINGTON INFLATABLE RECTANGULAR POOL - Built to last in sturdy, pre-tested vinyl, these large and fun inflatable garden pools will provide fun for the family year after year
- SAFETY FEATURES - Using multiple L-beam chambers, and 2-ring outer walls, the construction and design of the pool ensures it can support the weight of the water without deflating, and an in-built safety valve allows for easy and fast inflation and deflation
This easy to inflate and classic rectangular paddling pool from Hillington is a great no frills and pool. If you’re looking for something simple that is well rated and will survive more than one summer then this is the pool for you!back to menu ↑
All Seasons Gazebos and Hot Tubs Premium 4-6 Person Inflatable Hot Tub + 3x3m Heavy Duty Pop up Gazebo + Side Panels
All Seasons Gazebos and Hot Tubs Premium 4-6 Person Inflatable Hot Tub + 3x3m Heavy Duty Pop up Gazebo +...
- Superb Premium Package consisting of 1 x 4-6 person Inflatable Hot Tub and 1 x 3x3m Heavy Duty Gazebo + 4 Side Panels
- A Fantastic Saving by purchasing these items as a package rather than separately
- Heavy Duty Gazebo has 24 support struts in the roof - No need for windbars unlike many "Budget" type gazebos on the market
- The inflatable hot tub has a built in generator, no outside materials, with 130 Soothing air jets which create thousands of bubbles around you
If you’ve got older kids like me then maybe this heated and fully kitted hot tub is more your flavour. Suitable for ages 5+ although we recommend younger children take a break every 5 to 20 minutes.
Couldn’t find what you were looking for?
Not to worry. Why not see what Argos has to offer or check the top 10 best sellers below.
Best Selling Paddling Pools
Here are the current best selling paddling pools in the UK. Perfect to help you beat the heat and stay cool during the hotter months.
|1||Intex 56452 Ocean Play Snapset Pool||390 Reviews||from £13.43||Buy on Amazon|
|2||Bestway BW54006 Rectangular Inflatable Family Paddling Pool, Blue, 103 Inch||869 Reviews||£15.39||Buy on Amazon|
|3||Bestway Rectangular Inflatable Family Paddling Pool||from £15.77||Buy on Amazon|
|4||Intex Dinoland Play Centre 57135NP||313 Reviews||£29.99||Buy on Amazon|
|5||Bestway Deluxe Rectangular Inflatable Paddling Pool, Blue, 10 ft||373 Reviews||£27.97||Buy on Amazon|
|6||Intex 59416NP Crystal Blue Three Ring Inflatable Paddling Pool 1.14m x 25cm||240 Reviews||from £5.22||Buy on Amazon|
|7||Intex 58924NP - Baby Pool 3-Ring Sunset Glow||40 Reviews||from £7.81||Buy on Amazon|
|8||Intex Mushroom Baby Pool 57114NP||80 Reviews||£10.99||Buy on Amazon|
|9||Sable Rectangular Inflatable Family Paddling Swimming Pool Indoor & Outdoor for Kids and Adults, 300...||26 Reviews||£53.99||Buy on Amazon|
|10||SUNMER Large Inflatable Family Paddling Pool | For Kids And Adults | 262x175x50cm | For Garden...||£19.99||Buy on Amazon|
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