9 Perfect Accessories for Drinking in the Pool
With summer about to arrive, it’s time to start prepping for gatherings centered around outdoor drinking and, more specifically, pool parties. Stock up on pool party essentials now, so you’re ready to go the moment it’s warm enough to wear a bathing suit. While you’d be just as happy throwing on a bikini and hopping in the water, wine glass in hand, invest in some unbreakable drinking receptacles to minimize messes. Want a refill? A floating cooler means you’ll never have to get out of the water. With pool-party accessories, the possibilities are endless. Read on for our nine favorites here to make it much easier to drink in the pool, all summer long.
Floating Drink Holder
First things first: Make sure you have somewhere to store your beverage for hands-free floating.
SunnyLife Inflatable Flamingo Drink Holder, $18, amazon.com
The true success of a water-bound drinking party lies in the cooler. Make sure to have one that will swim along with you, so you never have to get out of the water to grab a refill.
TRC Recreation Super Soft Folding Cooler, $66, amazon.com
Upgrade those plastic Solo cups with acrylic options that won’t break if they’re dropped.
Adelyte 14 oz. Plastic Double Wall Glasses, $22, wayfair.com
Keep your drinks and snacks in easy access with this open rainbow floatie.
Pool Snack Float, $14, amazon.com
Giant Pool Float
Grab a pool float with ample space to lounge with a friend while you sip your beverage of choice. The built-in cup holder? That’s just an added bonus.
Solstice by Swimline Double Recliner Pool Float Ring, $33, amazon.com
Cold Beverages You Can Eat
Add some tunes to your party with this fully waterproof floating speaker.
COWIN Swimmer IPX7 Floating Waterproof Bluetooth Speakers, $50, amazon.com