With hotter weather rolling in and spring trends starting to pop up around the UK, we're feeling inspired to look ahead to the summer months - especially the ones we hope to be spending in our gardens.
If you're looking to be a hostess with the mostest, you'll want to be looking at investing in an inflatable hot tub for your outside space. These tubs can be easily filled, are available in a variety of sizes and are a hub for socialising. All you need is a drink in hand and a few of your best friends around to make great summer memories.
When it comes to the exterior, our gardens have become a hub for socialising, relaxing and even just getting a bit of fresh air in the past few years. When you're WFH or just feeling cooped up from the winter, solace outside in the garden can be even a little bit of self-care that one needs.
Where Can I Buy Inflatable Hot Tubs?
If you don't want to commit to a built-in fixed hot tub, an alternative is an inflatable hot tub. You can pack up and put it away for the winter, as well as inflate it as and when you fancy a bubbly dip.
There are inflatable hot tubs for every size home, and we've rounded up the reviews and features for you to make an informed decision. So, whether you want a hot tub for massaging bubbles, or a bigger option for parties with over six guests, there are inflatable hot tubs for all.
SHOP: The Best Inflatable Hot Tubs For Your Garden
The Best Inflatable Hot Tubs
Aldi Intex Inflatable 4 Person Hot Tub
We're suckers for an Aldi dupe - and now the supermarket brand is offering its own inflatable hot tub too. Lay back in the hot tub which has headrests, massage heated bubbles and a lockable cover. Size: 2-4 peopleDimensions: 201 x 201 x 71cm Features: Fibre tech technology, integrated heated bubble air blower system, hard water system, limescale protectionReview: "This hot tub is fab! It's spacious luxurious and very bubbly. The pump is not very loud and it's quite powerful. To be honest, I don't know how Aldi have done it for the price. Bravo it a great product."
Lay-Z-Spa Ibiza Hot Tub 140
Including a massage system, this Lay-Z Spa is a perfect all-round hot tub to invest in. It has rapid heating so you can jump in ASAP, for the perfect relaxing evening.Size: 4-6 peopleDimensions: 180 x 180 x 66 cmFeatures: Freeze shield, energy saving timer, digital display panel, cup holders, inflatable lid and insulating cover with safety locks Review: "Bigger than expected, easy to set up and an absolute luxury product, the jet bubbles make it feel like a day at the spa."
WAVE SPAS Pacific 2-4 person inflatable hot tub
Looking for an inflatable hot tub that is sleek and not too much of an eyesore? This WAVE SPAS choice has a grey rattan print, so it will blend well into any modern garden. It has a digital monitor for easy adjusting and will keep your guests entertained for hours. Size: 2-4 peopleDimensions: H165 x W70 cm Features: UV protected construction, all-weather protective floor sheet, eco heater, massage bubble power system, digital control panelReview: "Very sturdy, easy and quick to inflate as well as having a quick heat element. I was quite surprised as to how quiet the filtration system is. Good all over jet system and easy to clean."
MSpa Aurora LED Colour Lights Quick-Heating Round Inflatable Hot Tub with Filter Pack, Chemicals & Cover Bundle, 6 Person
Sometimes you want a little extra for your money. This MSpa hot tub has LED colour lights included in the product, meaning you can set the mood and vibe easily. It also has three levels of bubble jets and a smart filtration system to make the most of the product. Size: up to 6 peopleDimensions: H70 x Dia.204cm, Cable length: 5mFeatures: Six LED colour light cycle, three levels of bubble massage with 138 air jets, O3 ozone sanitization, quick-heating, energy-saving timer, buckle lock, comes with chemical kitReview: "Good quality - as good as the market leader. Arrived within three days and very easy to set up. The bubbles are surprisingly powerful. Would recommend."
CosySpa Inflatable Hot Tub Spa
Soak your worries away with this CosySpa inflatable hot tub which has rave reviews. They're particularly energy-saving with special insulating covers and come with accessory sets to impress your guests with your hot tub.Size: 4-6 peopleDimensions: 2.1 x 2.1 x 0.7 metresFeatures: Hot tub accessories, external pump, 3.5m long cable, 130 air jets, ground cover includedReview: "It's best used in direct and hot sunshine. Then you get the right temperature. Good gear. Nice design touches with the heat reflective lid and bottom sheet, and a black outer shell."
Lay-Z-Spa 60011 Vegas Hot Tub
Another Lay-Z-Spa option, this Vegas hot tub has a white finish for those looking for a brighter hot tub. The 2021 version also has a freeze shield so it will keep safe even in rough weather. Size: 4-6 peopleDimensions: 196 x 196 x 61cmFeatures: 140 air jets for massage technology, duraplus and beam construction, freeze shield technology, rapid heating system, energy saving timer, two-year warrantyReview: "It's a great product, it's not too noisy and the size is decent. The installation was easy but I followed the videos online."
Lay-Z-Spa Cancun 4 Person Hot Tub
Next up is the Cancun version of the Lay-Z-Spa, which has a grey rattan finish on the outside. Coming in a circle shape, it will fit up to four adults and also has a full-body massage jet system. Small but mighty. There is currently 20% off at Argos on garden furniture and spas using code GARDEN20****Size: Up to 4 peopleDimensions: Depth 180, Width 180, Height 66, Diameter 180cm.Features: 120 air jets, hard top safety cover, quick-inflation and quick heating system, freeze shield for all year useReview: "Easy to inflate and fill. Trying to get balance of chemicals takes a bit of time at first but it does get easier. Jets are more powerful than expected so very happy with this and would highly recommend it."
Lay-Z-Spa Helsinki 7 Person AirJet Hot Tub
If you want a bigger option, the Helsinki Lay-Z-Spa holds up to seven people for a full party. Get comfortable with the Nordic-inspired exterior and relax away with the 180 air jet system. There is currently 20% off at Argos on garden furniture and spas using code GARDEN20****Size: Up to 7 peopleDimensions: Depth 180, Width 180, Height 66, Diameter 180cmFeatures: 180 air jets, freeze shield for all-year use, rapid 40 heating system, power-saving timerReview: "This hot tub is not cheap; however, it was easy to erect, very economical to run and a lovely tub to use. Having had the inflatable Lay-Z-Spas in the past, I can see it lasting so much longer, you'd have to be incompetent to puncture it."