No pool area is complete without floating lounges, toys and other fun accessories. Unfortunately, a lot of department stores only carry standard floaties and inner tubes. However, a few businesses local to Boston carry pool accessories, tools and parts so pool owners can get everything they need in one place. Pool owners can find everything from toys that help little ones get comfortable in the water to lounges with cup holders so they can float peacefully for hours.

(Photo Credit: Budget Pools)

(Photo Credit: Budget Pools)

Budget Pools & Spas
150 Newbury St.
Peabody, MA 01960
(978) 535-1500

Just over half an hour outside of Boston is Budget Pools & Spas. This shop is dedicated entirely to pool parts, toys, lounges, accessories, games and more. Here, pool owners will find the standard noodles, goggles and snorkels that round out any pool area. They will also find roomy lounges, volleyball nets, life vests and water torpedoes. There will be plenty of poolside fun this summer with the accessories Budget Pools & Spas has to offer.

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Sweetwater Swimming Pool Supply Store
175 High St.
Waltham, MA 02453
(617) 969-7665

Sweetwater Swimming Pool Supply Store is about 20 minutes west of Boston. It’s a great place to get parts and cleaners for a swimming pool, but it also carries some impressive accessories. Customers can find donut tubes, goggles, kickboards and the like at Sweetwater. The store even carries inflatable water slides and poolside basketball hoops. The only reason people will want to get out of a pool with these kinds of accessories is to get back to the top of the slide.

(Photo Credit: Beach Pools)

(Photo Credit: Beach Pools)

Beach Pools
10 Bennett Highway
Saugus, MA 01906
(781) 233-2644

At Beach Pools, customers can get cleaners, parts and other supplies. The company also handles swimming pool and spa services. The store’s range of accessories is not as robust as some other stores, but it does carry all of the standard pool accessories, be they tools or toys. Thermometers, goggles, flippers and giant beach balls are all on hand at Beach Pools. This store is all about keeping pools sparkling clean and well stocked with fun things to do.

The Pool Place
1500 Bedford St.
Abington, MA 02351
(781) 871-3646

The Pool Place is easily one of the area’s biggest pool supply stores. It has everything from pools to patio furniture. When it comes to inflatables, the selection is unmatched. Kids can choose from a variety of animals they can ride in the water. The Pool Place has floats that range from lounges for adults to ride-on floats with attached water squirters for kids. Toys include floating castles, a teacup ride, a water seesaw and more. The store is half an hour’s drive south of Boston and well worth the trip.

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(Photo Credit: Splash Super Center)

(Photo Credit: Splash Super Center)

Splash Super Center
70 Campanelli Drive
Braintree, MA 02184
(877) 527-4881

Splash Super Center is a massive warehouse carrying pool supplies located just a few minutes south of Boston. The website is a superstore of everything anyone in the area could possibly need for a swimming pool. It carries lounges, inflatable toys, floaties for kids, sports equipment and some pretty cool extras. Floating pool lights, floating coolers and showers that hook up to the pool are just a few of the options available from Splash Super Center.

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