The best beach + pool essentials to make a splash

There’s nothing quite like a day at the beach or pool to cool off while enjoying these extra long summer days. Whether it’s a coastal escape or chilling poolside at home, it simply takes water and sunshine to let your worries float away. Before you dive in, we’ve got all the things you’ll need to do summer the right way — just add water!

Image of insulated wine cup and can with can cooler sitting on a table at the beach.

Relax with a refreshment

Forgo the glassware to make things beach- and pool-friendly! Our insulated wine cup is the perfect solution to bring happy hour with you wherever and whenever you want. If you’re craving canned drinks, don’t sweat it! Be sure to grab our can coolers for a cold, refreshing break before you get back into the swim of things. 

Image of water bottles sitting on a table at the beach. Other pool essentials such as a hat and a towel are lying next to the bottles.

While you’re out in the sun, don’t forget to hydrate! For a smart and sustainable option, pack your beach or pool bag with either an insulated water bottle or a stainless steel water bottle to keep your H2O handy all day long.

Flat lay image of a large canvas tote bag featuring "The Beach Bag" and beach images and a zippered pouch with a "Snacks" design.

Bring it on

Speaking of bags, a large tote is an absolute must-have to help you haul everything you need, from sunscreen and towels to the latest trending beach read you can’t put down. Pro tip- use a small zippered pouch to keep all your essentials close at hand (and sand-free) so the necessities don’t get lost in the mix!

Flat lay image of a white t-shirt with a "Wilkins Family Vacay" design. Behind the t-shirt lies a personalized beach towel.

Make it personal

Make your memories match your beach vibes with personalized beach towels! Feature your family’s all-time favorite vacation moments or customize with the kids’ names. If you’re finally taking a much-deserved and long-awaited getaway to somewhere sunny, commemorate the occasion with matching tees for a custom souvenir that comes in both adult and kids’ sizes too!

Image of mom holding toddler son in a swimming pool

While you’re enjoying your fun in the sun with all your summer beach + pool essentials, take some pics and share with us on social media! You can tag us with @snapfishus in your photos on Instagram or Facebook or use the hashtag #snapfish. Don’t forget to follow us on Twitter and Pinterest, too.