Top Rated Above Ground Swimming Pools

There may be situations when you cannot go to a pool, and in this case you might want to install one in your garden. So check this list with top rated above ground swimming pools, all very easy to use and affordable.

Regarding the shape, we have tried to present to you the best representatives from all the groups of these framed swimming poles. So you will see:

  • Rectangular above ground pools.
  • Oval above ground pools.
  • Round above ground swimming pools.

Those from the rectangular and oval groups are the best option in the case of a limited or narrow space in the garden. But the sizes are indeed in a large range. So you will see the smallest that start at 4 feet (122 cm) and those are suitable for kids, but note that we have a separate list with inflatable pools for small kids. However, the longest swimming poles here are 41 feet (12.5 m) long.

Regarding the depth, you have them in the range 12 – 52 inches (30 – 132 cm), so again this range included pools for kids and for adults. Note that almost all of them are framed but there are examples of pools with inflatable walls as well.

Regarding the materials, typically you have PVC or multiple layer polyester walls, and the frames are metal. This can be a galvanized steel or some other coated metal frame.

Other accessory elements included with some of the pools are: a pump, suction fittings that improves water circulation and hygiene, a cartridge filter with the built-in chlorinator, a pool cover, a maintenance kit with a telescoping pole, vacuum brush, vacuum adapter, and skimmer net. You will see also that some of those deep pools come with a ladder included, and you will have some with a ground cloth as well.

So here is our list with top rated above ground swimming pools, all the models here are best-selling items in this group on Amazon. Please have a look, I have ordered them by the dimension from small to large:

Summer Waves 4' Rectangular Metal Frame Above Ground Swimming Pool
  • Quick and easy assembly
  • Strong and durable construction
  • Vibrant summer color
  • Measures 4' x 4' x 12'
  • Age range: 3 years and up
Intex Mini Frame Pool, Blue
  • Have fun splashing and playing in the Intex Mini Frame Pool.
  • Includes: Foam padded horizontal beams for comfort, drain plug & repair patch kit
  • Age: 3+ years
  • Approximate size: 48” x 48” x 12”
  • Water capacity: 89 gallons (9-1/2” of wall height)
Intex 86" x 23" Rectangular Frame Above Ground Outdoor Child Safe Splash Swimming Pool
  • SUMMERTIME FUN: Escape the summer heat and help keep your little ones cool with the Intex Rectangular Frame Baby Pool. This pool can fit up to 6 people and has a water capacity of 439 gallons of water.
  • DESIGN: Easy to assemble, ready for water in 30 minutes. Supported by strong, durable steel frames which are powder-coated for rust resistance and beauty.
  • TOUGH: Laminated sidewalls are reinforced with an all around band to keep frame legs firmly in place.
  • CONVENIENT DRAINING: Convenient drain plug connects to garden hose so water can be drained away from pool or house area.
  • INCLUDES: Swimming pool and instructional DVD for help with set up and maintenance.
10' x 30" Easy Set Pool
  • Size: 10 ft x 30 in
  • Water Capacity: 3,463 gallons
  • Inflate the top ring and the pool rises while you fill it
  • Filter: 110 - 120 volt, 300 gal. 1135 L/hr
Intex 10ft X 30in Prism Frame Pool Set with Filter Pump
  • SUMMERTIME FUN: The Intex 10ft x 30in metal frame above ground pool set is engineered for strength and to help you beat the heat all summer long for ages 6 and up and fits up to 4 people
  • DURABLE BUILD: The sturdy metal frame is powder coated for rust resistance and has super tough puncture-resistant 3-ply sidewalls that are reinforced with an innovative t-joint system that requires no pins
  • STAYS CLEAN: The pool comes with an Intex 330 GPH filter pump and Krystal Clear Cartridge Filter that is 110-120V to keep your water sparkling and clean. Hydro Aeration Technology provides improved circulation and filtration, improved water clarity, and increased negative ions at the water surface
  • EASY-SET-UP: An affordable and easy-to-set-up is ready for water in 30 minutes. The drain plug accepts a garden hose to drain water away from the pool area as desired.
  • PRODUCT INFO: The Intex pool set comes with the pool, instructional DVD, filter pump, and filter. The capacity of the pool is 1,185 gallons
Intex 12ft x 30in Metal Frame Pool with Filter Pump
  • Super-Tough laminated PVC sidewalls; connect the Krystal clear cartridge filter pump to enjoy clean, refreshing water
  • Equipped with the ground fault circuit interrupter that shuts off the pump if electrical current is exposed to water
  • Includes: Krystal clear cartridge filter pump 530 gph (110 - 120v) with 1-year warranty
  • Convenient drain plug that connects to a garden hose so water can be drained away from pool or house area; water capacity: (90%) 1,718 gallons
  • New dual suction outlet fittings improve water circulation resulting in better water hygiene and clarity
Summer Waves Elite Metal Frame Swimming Pool Package, 15-ft Round x 48-in Deep
  • Soft-Sided metal frame pool; constructed of heavy gauge PVC reinforced with polyester mesh
  • SkimmerPlus filtration system provides full-surface skimming with removable skimmer basket for easy cleaning
  • Patented cartridge filter with built-in chlorinator accepts 1-in tablets
  • Sturdy A-frame ladder
  • Capacity: 4,400 gal
Intex 15'8" x 49" Ultra Frame Above Ground Swimming Pool Set with Pump & Ladder
  • Durable powder coated steel frame.
  • Laminated PVC siding with 3 separate material layers for strength and durability.
  • Includes: pool, 120V filter pump, ladder, pool debris cover, and pool ground cloth.
  • Round pool shape.
  • Includes instructional DVD for setup and maintenance.
Intex 16ft X 48in Ultra XTR Pool Set with Sand Filter Pump, Ladder, Ground Cloth & Pool Cover
  • Uniquely designed frame combines high quality galvanized Steel with Precision engineered locking system, enhancing the overall quality, durability and stability of the pools
  • Rust resistance: encapsulating inner and outer powder coating ensures the ultimate resistance to rust
  • 2-year manufacturer's Warranty
  • Includes 110-120V sand filter pump with pump flow Rate 1, 200 gallons per hour, pool ladder, ground cloth and pool cover
  • Ready for water in 45 minutes. Water capacity (90%): 5, 061 gallons
Summer Waves Elite Rectangular Metal Frame Swimming Pool Package, 9' x 18'
  • Soft-Sided metal frame pool; constructed of heavy gauge PVC reinforced with polyester mesh
  • SkimmerPlus filtration system provides full-surface skimming with removable skimmer basket for easy cleaning
  • Patented cartridge filter with built-in chlorinator accepts 1-in tablets
  • Sturdy A-frame ladder
  • Includes vacuum head and hose, leaf skimmer, telepole and pool cover
Summer Waves 24ft x 12ft x 52in Above Ground Outdoor Rectangle Frame Swimming Pool Set with Filter Pump, Pool Cover, Ladder, and Ground Cloth
  • LARGE FAMILY SIZED POOL WITH STYLISH EXTERIOR: Splash the day away in the comfort and privacy of your own backyard with this above ground frame pool
  • SIZE: This rectangular pool measures 24 foot by 12 foot by 52 inches deep
  • MATERIAL: Made of a durable triple layer polyester mesh and a durable rust-resistant metal frame that will stand up to heavy use and the elements
  • WHAT'S INCLUDED: Includes SFX1500 SkimmerPlus 110/120V filter pump, pool cover, ladder, and ground cloth
  • WARRANTY: Manufacturer warranty: Pool pump: 180 days | Pool liner: 90 days
Intex 32ft x 16ft x 52in Ultra XTR Rectangular Pool Set with Maintenance Kit
  • Intex 32' x 16' x 52" Ultra XTR Rectangular Frame Pool Set
  • Gray outer liner and blue tile-print inner liner for a classic, clean look
  • Easy maintenance with sand that only needs routine backwashing and replacing every 5 years
  • Quick set up means it's ready for water in 90 minutes
  • Durable frame is made of high-quality, galvanized steel with precision-engineered locking system
Blue Wave Martinique 21-Feet by 41-Feet Oval 52-Inch Deep 7-Inch Top Rail Metal Wall Swimming Pool Package
  • 21x41ft oval 52in deep above-ground pool
  • Comes with liner and A-frame ladder
  • Skimmer, pump and filter included
  • Protected by the Star Galfin Galvanization Process
  • Easy to install

You might want to check also our separate list with the best deep above ground swimming pools. With such pools you will need these heavy duties above ground swimming pool ladders and steps, so follow the link and check some great models.

Note also that there is a variety of options of such above ground pools at Walmart, so please follow this link and you will see many of them. Thank you for reading and have a nice day.

You might want to check also our separate list with extra large inflatable swimming pools for adults and also the list with best-rated rectangle above ground swimming pools.

Last update on 2020-09-28  / Affiliate links / Images from Amazon Product Advertising API

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