The best frame pools 2022

What vaca­tion in the coun­try with­out swim­ming? But not every­one is lucky with the reser­voirs near the site. Often they are, but you can not swim in them. A frame pool can be the best way out — this is the best com­bi­na­tion of reli­a­bil­i­ty, price and func­tion­al­i­ty.
The best frame pools 2022
The best frame pools. Pho­to: Vladimir Velen­gurin

If there is no nat­ur­al reser­voir suit­able for swim­ming near the house, then the pool will be a real sal­va­tion from the sum­mer heat. At the same time, it is not at all nec­es­sary to equip full-fledged hydraulic struc­tures — the pur­chase of a frame pool may be the best choice. In it you can relax, swim and even do water aer­o­bics.

The best frame pools

What are the advan­tages of such pools:

  • frame pools are mobile — they can be moved from place to place;
  • the process of their assem­bly and dis­man­tling takes from 30 min­utes to 2 hours;
  • easy to main­tain — many mod­els already con­tain clean­ing kits as stan­dard;
  • inex­pen­sive com­pared to the price of sta­tion­ary pool equip­ment;
  • have a wide range of mod­els — you can choose a pool of the desired shape, depth and size.



Frame pools can be installed on a reg­u­lar plat­form, a sandy base, and even deep­ened into the ground. The choice of mod­el depends on the per­son­al pref­er­ences of the own­er of the house or cot­tage. But there are gen­er­al points to con­sid­er:

  • the qual­i­ty of the con­stituent ele­ments;
  • mate­r­i­al of man­u­fac­ture;
  • sea­son­al­i­ty — there are mod­els that can be left assem­bled for the win­ter;
  • assem­bly com­plex­i­ty;
  • reviews from oth­er users;
  • equip­ment;
  • design.

The edi­tors of Kom­so­mol­skaya Prav­da have com­piled a rat­ing of the best mod­els of frame pools. At the same time, cus­tomer reviews, the price-qual­i­ty ratio and expert opin­ion were tak­en into account.

Editor’s Choice

Bestway Power Steel 56721

Bestway Power Steel 56721
Best­way Pow­er Steel 56721. Pho­to: yandex.market.ru

With the Pow­er Steel 56721 framed pool from Best­way, a com­pa­ny spe­cial­iz­ing in the pro­duc­tion of leisure goods, any sum­mer heat will be noth­ing, because in order to cool off and swim, its own­ers do not have to go far.

Instal­la­tion and assem­bly of the pool is sim­ple and does not take much time. Its frame has increased strength — the cor­ners are addi­tion­al­ly rein­forced with spe­cial con­nect­ing ele­ments. And to pre­vent rust, all parts are treat­ed with a spe­cial coat­ing.

The pool bowl is also char­ac­ter­ized by increased reli­a­bil­i­ty due to the mate­r­i­al from which it is made — a three-lay­er rein­forced polyvinyl chlo­ride.

A dis­tinc­tive fea­ture of the pool is a built-in dis­penser for water chlo­ri­na­tion, which will allow own­ers not to wor­ry about pro­tect­ing water from var­i­ous path­o­gen­ic microbes and microor­gan­isms. In addi­tion, the kit addi­tion­al­ly includes a car­tridge fil­ter pump, which will also pro­vide pro­tec­tion against con­t­a­m­i­nants.


pool type frame
Size, LxW 404x201 cm
Depth 100 cm
Vol­ume 6478 l
Includ­ed lad­der, water pump, car­tridge fil­ter
Ship­ping weight 61.80 kg

Pros and cons

Equipped with a dis­in­fec­tion sys­tem, frame strength
Not too deep

Top 13 best frame pools in 2022 according to KP

1. Polygroup 457x132cm

Polygroup 457x132cm.  Photo: market.yandex.ru
Poly­group 457x132cm. Pho­to: market.yandex.ru

The frame pool of blue col­or is made of PVC film, which is resis­tant to ultra­vi­o­let rays and chem­i­cal influ­ences. The set comes with a lad­der, thanks to which it is con­ve­nient to enter and exit the pool. The depth of 132 cen­time­ters allows both adults and teenagers to swim in it. The skim­mer that comes with the kit cleans the sur­face of the water from debris. A skim­mer is a tank with a fil­ter part inside. It is a con­tain­er made of mesh mate­r­i­al, and the prin­ci­ple of oper­a­tion resem­bles a slot­ted spoon in cook­ing. All garbage from the pool is removed accord­ing to the same prin­ci­ple when meat is tak­en out of the broth.

The met­al frame­work allows the pool to keep the nec­es­sary form and to keep sta­bil­i­ty. The pool cov­er pro­tects the bot­tom from dirt and dam­age, and with the help of an awning, the prod­uct can be cov­ered at the moment when it is not in use. Also includ­ed is a water pump, which makes it easy to pump out water.

Main characteristics

The form round
Diam­e­ter 457 cm
Depth 132 cm
Vol­ume 18500 l

Pros and cons

Comes with pool pad and skim­mer
Takes a long time to assem­ble and dis­as­sem­ble, takes up a lot of space

2. PoolMagic Sky oval 9.1×4.6×1.3 m

PoolMagic Sky 9.1×4.6×1.3 m. Photo: market.yandex.ru
Pool­Mag­ic Sky 9.1×4.6×1.3 m. Pho­to: market.yandex.ru

The oval-shaped pool is com­plete­ly ready for instal­la­tion, it is enough to choose a suit­able place on your site. Also, the pool can be dug into a pre­vi­ous­ly pre­pared recess. The upper edge is based on strong and durable poly­mer mate­ri­als, which allows the instal­la­tion of the struc­ture with­out the use of side stops.



The set comes with a lad­der with a plat­form, thanks to which it is con­ve­nient and easy to enter and exit the pool. There is also a skim­mer that removes debris from the sur­face of the water. The depth of 130 cen­time­ters allows both adults and teenagers to swim.

Main characteristics

The form oval
dug in there is
Length 910 cm
Width 460 cm
Depth 130 cm

Pros and cons

Very roomy, durable mate­ri­als that are resis­tant to sun­light and chem­i­cals
Only suit­able for large areas, takes a long time to fill with water


LAGUNA ТМ237.  Photo: market.yandex.ru
LAGUNA ТМ237. Pho­to: market.yandex.ru

A framed frost-resis­tant plat­inum-col­ored pool can be installed once and left on its site for years with­out wor­ry­ing about its con­di­tion and appear­ance. The pool is made of durable and reli­able lam­i­nat­ed steel, which pro­vides good sta­bil­i­ty to the struc­ture. The sur­face is also UV and chem­i­cal resis­tant.

Inside the bowl is a PVC mate­r­i­al that can be replaced over time with­out dis­man­tling the bowl itself. The kit comes with a skim­mer that removes debris. The depth of 125 cen­time­ters allows both adults and chil­dren to swim. The pool can be either dug in, hav­ing pre­vi­ous­ly pre­pared a recess, or installed direct­ly on the ground.

Main characteristics

The form round
Frost resis­tance there is
Diam­e­ter 366 cm
Depth 125 cm
Vol­ume 12200 l

Pros and cons

Can be con­nect­ed to a heat­ing sys­tem and used all year round
Takes a long time to fill with water, can not be dis­as­sem­bled

4. Summer Escapes P20-1452‑B

Summer Escapes P20-1452-B
Sum­mer Escapes P20-1452‑B. Pho­to: yandex.market.ru

The large frame pool Sum­mer Escapes P20-1452‑B will help you “orga­nize” your own sea on the site. Con­ve­nient assem­bly, good equip­ment and detailed instruc­tions that will help you assem­ble the pool in just 40 min­utes.

The kit includes a lad­der with rub­ber­ized legs (so that they do not dam­age the bot­tom of the pool) and a spe­cial sub­strate that is laid on the place where the pool is planned to be installed. The pack­age also includes a set for water purifi­ca­tion in the pool — every­thing is max­i­mal­ly focused on con­ve­nience.


pool type frame
Diam­e­ter 427 cm
Depth 132 cm
Vol­ume 16048 l
Includ­ed lad­der, awning, water pump, pool pad, skim­mer, car­tridge fil­ter
Ship­ping Weight 77.80 kg

Pros and cons

Easy trans­porta­tion — the frame and the pool itself are packed in sev­er­al box­es and a spa­cious trunk is enough to trans­port. Detailed instruc­tions, a good com­bi­na­tion of “price — qual­i­ty”, reli­a­bil­i­ty
Heavy top cov­er designed to pro­tect water from small debris — it is prob­lem­at­ic to cope with it alone

Swim­ming is a joy, but care must be tak­en when relax­ing

5. Intex Rectangular Frame 28271/58980

Intex Rectangular Frame 28271/58980
Intex Rec­tan­gu­lar Frame 28271/58980. Pho­to: yandex.market.ru

This pool is an ide­al find for those who want to swim in the sum­mer heat and not go any­where for this. Intex has been spe­cial­iz­ing in the pro­duc­tion of frame pools for many years, which are pop­u­lar with con­sumers.

The Rec­tan­gu­lar Frame 28271/58980 mod­el is suit­able for instal­la­tion in a coun­try house or a sub­ur­ban area. The main con­di­tion is the pres­ence of a pre­pared site for instal­la­tion: it must be flat, cleared of large debris and every­thing that can dam­age the bot­tom of the pool dur­ing oper­a­tion. The assem­bly of the pool itself does not take much time.


pool type frame
Size, LxW 260x160 cm
Depth 65 cm
Vol­ume 2282 l
Ship­ping weight 17.40 kg

Pros and cons

Afford­able price, easy instal­la­tion, reli­a­bil­i­ty, folds com­pact­ly for win­ter stor­age, long ser­vice life
Incon­ve­nient loca­tion of the water drain, no spare plas­tic fas­ten­ers, not too big

6 Summer Escapes P20-1252

Summer Escapes P20-1252
Sum­mer Escapes P20-1252. Pho­to: yandex.market.ru

This is a prac­ti­cal mod­el that can be quick­ly and effort­less­ly assem­bled and installed on the site. It is durable and resis­tant: the walls of the pool are dou­ble, one of which is made of dense vinyl, and the sec­ond is made of poly­ester, which increas­es the reli­a­bil­i­ty of the struc­ture.

The Escapes P20-1252 frame is made of durable met­al, so sev­er­al peo­ple will be able to swim in the “home pond” at once — the pool will eas­i­ly with­stand such a load.

The pool bowl is equipped with a con­ve­nient valve: with its help it will be pos­si­ble to con­nect a gar­den hose and drain the water to any place on the site or use it for water­ing green spaces. Not all pools have such a valve. If not, you will have to buy a spe­cial pump for pump­ing water.




pool type frame
Diam­e­ter 366 cm
Depth 132 cm
Vol­ume 11900 l
Ship­ping Weight 44 kg

Pros and cons

Large size, easy assem­bly, con­ve­nient pack­ag­ing, drain valve for water­ing
Not very strong seams that can leak, not the best loca­tion of the valve for water intake (water is drawn for a very long time), it is incon­ve­nient to clean
Actu­al prod­uct

Do you need a sim­ple and cheap pool or, on the con­trary, are you look­ing for a sta­tion­ary one?

7. Bestway Steel Pro MAX 56420 with grey/blue kit

Bestway Steel Pro MAX 56420 with grey/blue kit
Best­way Steel Pro MAX 56420 with grey/blue kit. Pho­to: yandex.market.ru

Round frame pool with opti­mal depth and size. The bowl is made of a three-lay­er poly­mer, which has increased strength. The mate­r­i­al from which the frame is made is gal­va­nized stain­less steel, which means that the own­er can not be afraid of rust. The set also includes a lad­der for greater com­fort of vaca­tion­ers.

The pool is durable and reli­able, it can with­stand sig­nif­i­cant loads, is resis­tant to sun­light, and does not dete­ri­o­rate from chlo­ri­na­tion. This mod­el is easy to assem­ble — no pre­lim­i­nary site prepa­ra­tion work is need­ed.


pool type frame
Diam­e­ter 366 cm
Depth 122 cm
Vol­ume 10250 l
Includ­ed lad­der, awning, water pump, car­tridge fil­ter
Ship­ping Weight 45 kg

Pros and cons

Easy assem­bly, dura­bil­i­ty, equip­ment — there is a lad­der and a drain valve for con­nect­ing a gar­den hose, an awning that will pro­tect the pool from var­i­ous debris (small branch­es, dust) enter­ing it
Weak tight­ness at the loca­tion of the drain valve — leaks are pos­si­ble, the seams at the bot­tom of the pool are over­lapped — dirt is clogged under them, which is dif­fi­cult to remove, the water in the bowl warms up for a long time

8. Avenli 360x76 cm

Avenli 360x76 cm. Photo: market.yandex.ru
Aven­li 360x76 cm. Pho­to: market.yandex.ru

The bowl is made in a pleas­ant blue col­or that blends well with var­i­ous land­scapes. The frame pool is made of PVC film, which is resis­tant to UV rays and chem­i­cal attack. The met­al frame­work gives to the pool the nec­es­sary form and allows to keep sta­bil­i­ty.

Since the depth of the pool is 76 cen­time­ters, both adults and chil­dren can swim. To pre­vent the pool from remain­ing in the gar­den dur­ing the cold sea­son, it must be dis­man­tled. When dis­as­sem­bled, it does not take up much space. The sur­face of the earth must be lev­eled and debris removed before instal­la­tion.

Main characteristics

The form round
dug in No
Diam­e­ter 360 cm
Length 360 cm
Width 360 cm
Depth 76 cm

Pros and cons

Durable mate­ri­als resis­tant to the sun and chem­i­cals
Takes a long time to assem­ble, dis­as­sem­ble and fill with water

9. Esprit Big f3.6x1.35m

Esprit Big f3.6x1.35m.  Photo: market.yandex.ru
Esprit Big f3.6x1.35m. Pho­to: market.yandex.ru

The frame-type pool is made in a clas­sic style, the facade imi­tates a wood­en sur­face. The frame is based on high-strength steel with a six-lay­er pro­tec­tive coat­ing, with stiff­en­ers and a wide top edg­ing. Inside the bowl there is a durable 0.5 mm thick PVC coat­ing.

The prod­uct is frost-resis­tant, so it can be on the site at any time of the year. The man­u­fac­tur­er also rec­om­mends pur­chas­ing a fil­ter for water purifi­ca­tion, a hand-held vac­u­um clean­er for col­lect­ing debris from the bot­tom, and chem­i­cals for sur­face care. The design can be installed both on the ground and dug into a pre­vi­ous­ly pre­pared recess.

Main characteristics

The form poly­gon
Vol­ume 190 l
Skim­mer there is
Stairs there is

Pros and cons

Roomy, durable and reli­able mate­ri­als, there is a lad­der
It takes a long time to fill with water, dif­fi­cult instal­la­tion and dis­man­tling

10. Azuro Stone 3EXB0300 (3.6 × 1.2 m)

Azuro Stone 3EXB0300
Azuro Stone 3EXB0300. Pho­to: yandex.market.ru

The Azuro Stone pool is a great refresh­ing addi­tion to a sum­mer hol­i­day in the coun­try house or in a coun­try house. Instal­la­tion of the pool does not take too much time and does not require any pro­fes­sion­al skills and sophis­ti­cat­ed tools. There is a bonus: this pool does not need to be dis­man­tled and fold­ed for the win­ter — it can win­ter out­side. This is pos­si­ble due to the mate­r­i­al of its man­u­fac­ture: the frame is made of durable steel, cov­ered with a six-lay­er pro­tec­tion that pro­tects the mate­r­i­al from cor­ro­sion.

Azuro Stone will per­fect­ly fit into any design of a sub­ur­ban area: the out­er side of the pool is dec­o­rat­ed with nat­ur­al stone, which dis­tin­guish­es it from oth­er mod­els.


pool type frame
Diam­e­ter 360 cm
Depth 120 cm
Vol­ume 12000 l
Ship­ping weight 68 kg

Pros and cons

Frost resis­tance, ease of assem­bly, beau­ti­ful design, fast water heat­ing
Weak cup pack — after the water is released and refilled, it slides off the walls of the pool, so this com­po­nent may need to be replaced, the cost of which is quite notice­able

11. JILONG ROUND, 300x76 cm

JILONG ROUND,300x76 cm
JILONG ROUND, 300x76 cm. Pho­to: yandex.market.ru

This is a large fam­i­ly pool, which is per­fect for sum­mer water activ­i­ties for both adults and chil­dren. The pack­age includes a fil­ter pump and car­tridge. An addi­tion­al bonus: the pres­ence of a self-adhe­sive patch, which will help to avoid water leak­age in case of care­less han­dling of the device.

Instal­la­tion and dis­man­tling of this pool does not take much time and does not require addi­tion­al knowl­edge and tools.



The pool has a spe­cial design, thanks to which it folds very com­pact­ly and does not take up much space for stor­age in win­ter.


Mate­r­i­al rein­forced PVC
Pack­ing size 122x35x26 cm
Vol­ume 5135 l
Pack­age card­board
Ship­ping weight 17.1 kg

Pros and cons

Ease of assem­bly, com­pact­ness, equip­ment, rea­son­able price
No lad­der — you need to buy it sep­a­rate­ly, water gets dirty quick­ly, main­te­nance is dif­fi­cult, water takes a long time to fill

12 Bestway 56670

Bestway 56670
Best­way 56670. Pho­to: yandex.market.ru

This pool is dis­tin­guished by high strength, sta­bil­i­ty, and also by the orig­i­nal design of the bowl, which is made of a unique three-lay­er PVC. An added bonus: the pres­ence of a drain valve to which you can con­nect a gar­den hose.

The frame of the pool is made of durable stain­less steel, gal­va­nized for bet­ter cor­ro­sion pro­tec­tion.

The pool is easy to assem­ble and install — in order to install it on the site, you do not need to pre-pre­pare and fill the pit with con­crete. All that is need­ed for its instal­la­tion is a flat hor­i­zon­tal plat­form. For win­ter­ing, the pool must be removed from the street.


pool type frame
Size, LxW 488x244 cm
Depth 122 cm
Vol­ume 11532 l
Includ­ed lad­der, awning, water pump, pool pad, car­tridge fil­ter
Ship­ping Weight 98 kg

Pros and cons

Easy to assem­ble, sta­ble, durable
It is dif­fi­cult to clean, the bot­tom quick­ly silts up, an uncom­fort­able lad­der

13. Ibiza 3EXX0091 Oval (10 x 4.16 x 1.5 m)

Ibiza 3EXX0091 Oval
Ibiza 3EXX0091 Oval. Pho­to: yandex.market.ru

Ibiza is an oval-shaped frame pool made by the Czech man­u­fac­tur­er Mount­field. This is a very durable mod­el: the walls of the pool are made of gal­va­nized steel sheet coat­ed with anti-cor­ro­sion pro­tec­tion, and the bowl film is made of dense PVC, which pro­vides addi­tion­al pro­tec­tion for the device.

This pool does not need to be cleaned for the win­ter — all mate­ri­als are resis­tant to frost and tem­per­a­ture changes.

The dimen­sions of the bowl are tru­ly roy­al — sev­er­al peo­ple can swim at the same time.


pool type frame
Size, LxW 1000x416 cm
Depth 150 cm
Vol­ume 55600 l

Pros and cons

Large size, reli­a­bil­i­ty, strength, frost resis­tance
Price, the need to buy addi­tion­al com­po­nents (pump, roof, lad­der, skim­mer and oth­er acces­sories are not includ­ed in the stan­dard pack­age), com­plex instal­la­tion

Water often gets into the ears while swim­ming.

What other frame pools should I pay attention to


GRE P350ECO. Pho­to: yandex.market.ru

The round pool of the famous Span­ish brand GRE will be the high­light of any sum­mer cot­tage or coun­try house: in order to cool off in the heat, the own­ers of the house and their guests do not have to trav­el some­where.

The pool is made of durable PVC film, resis­tant not only to stress, but also to fad­ing and frost — this pool does not have to be col­lect­ed for the win­ter. Its size is such that both chil­dren and adults can swim in it.

Mod­el GRE P350ECO is easy to mount and dis­as­sem­ble (if nec­es­sary). The main require­ment, the ful­fill­ment of which will make the life of the pool as long as pos­si­ble, is a cor­rect­ly select­ed and pre­pared site for instal­la­tion.




pool type frame
Diam­e­ter 350 cm
Depth 120 cm
Vol­ume 10102 l
Includ­ed skim­mer
Ship­ping weight 91.70 kg

Pros and cons

Qual­i­ty, ease of assem­bly, the abil­i­ty not to dis­man­tle the pool for the win­ter, rea­son­able cost
There is no roof to cov­er the water from debris, it is desir­able to install the pool in a pit, and not just on the sur­face

2. Jilong Kids Frame JL017256NPFV01

Jilong Kids Frame JL017256NPFV01
Jilong Kids Frame JL017256NPFV01. Pho­to: yandex.market.ru

This is a chil­dren’s frame pool, which is suit­able for use in the coun­try and nature.

The pool is made of durable mate­r­i­al: vinyl walls rein­forced with lam­i­nat­ed poly­ester. The frame is made of stain­less steel, a mate­r­i­al that simul­ta­ne­ous­ly com­bines light­ness, strength and resis­tance to cor­ro­sion.

Jilong Kids Frame is sta­ble and easy to assem­ble, it is extreme­ly mobile: it can be assem­bled and dis­as­sem­bled in a mat­ter of min­utes. The pool is safe and does not require com­pli­cat­ed main­te­nance.


pool type frame
Length 122 cm
Depth 33 cm
Vol­ume 399 l

Pros and cons

Easy to assem­ble and main­tain, light, safe, inex­pen­sive
Small size, dif­fi­cult to drain water, no lad­der includ­ed, thin bot­tom, takes up a lot of space when assem­bled

How to choose a frame pool

For help in choos­ing a frame pool, Kom­so­mol­skaya Prav­da turned to an expert — Max­im Sokolov, expert at the VseInstrumenty.ru online hyper­mar­ket.

Popular questions and answers

Is it pos­si­ble to install a frame pool with your own hands?
Instal­la­tion of the pool does not require spe­cial knowl­edge and skills. The main thing is to fol­low the instruc­tions exact­ly. Man­u­fac­tur­ers usu­al­ly describe the entire process step by step.
Is a plat­form for a frame pool required?
It is nec­es­sary to pre­pare a plat­form for the pool. How­ev­er, this does not mean that it will be nec­es­sary to fill it with con­crete or per­form some oth­er com­plex manip­u­la­tions. The expert offers the eas­i­est way to pre­pare:

1. Choose the right space. It is bet­ter that there are no trees and shrubs near­by: leaves and pollen fur­ther pol­lute the water.

2. Make sure the ground is lev­el. The slope should be no more than 5 cm per 1 m. If the height dif­fer­ence is greater, remove excess soil to lev­el every­thing.

3. Clear the area. If you did not remove the soil, remove stones, branch­es, etc. from the grass.

4. Lay a spe­cial pool under­lay. It will addi­tion­al­ly smooth the sur­face and pro­tect the bowl from small stones.

What are the pros and cons of frame pools?
A frame pool is a col­lapsi­ble struc­ture that has a plas­tic or met­al frame base and a bowl made of a spe­cial film.

Advan­tages of frame pools:

1. Wide selec­tion: There are many frame pools on the mar­ket with dif­fer­ent shapes, vol­umes, etc. You can choose the right one for any fam­i­ly and any site.

2. Long ser­vice life: usu­al­ly such pools serve 5–6 years and more. This is a much more impres­sive ser­vice life than inflat­able ones.

3. Repairabil­i­ty: the bowl can be patched, and frame parts are usu­al­ly sold sep­a­rate­ly.

Cons of frame pools:

1. The need for spe­cial main­te­nance: if a small rub­ber pool is easy to emp­ty, clean and refill with water, then it is more dif­fi­cult with a frame pool. Water purifi­ca­tion will require spe­cial chem­i­cals and equip­ment: a skim­mer, a fil­ter pump, etc.

2. Fear of mechan­i­cal dam­age: the film from which the bowl is made is afraid of sharp objects and point impacts.