The hottest and best hotel pool parties across the U.S. you won’t want to miss the summer of 2021-2022

There is simply no party like summer pool party and these hotels know how to throw the most epic ones   We list the hottest, sexiest and wildest luxury hotel pool parties across the U.S where the best DJ’s play, endless libations flow, and the energy of the crowd is off the charts.  If you like to dance and drink under the sun with music cranking by the water, these pool parties are where you will want to be.

Las Vegas

Wet Republic at the MGM

wet republic pool party las vegas

Wet Republic at the MGM is by far the biggest pool party showcasing two largest salt water pools on the Strip.   Chill in the open air lounge, on the daybeds, cabanas and bungalows while major Djs like Kaskade, Calvin Harris, and Steve Aoki play killer dance sets to have the whole crowd raging.  Enjoy unique culinary options, signature cocktails, and premium bottle and pitcher service.

Encore Beach Club at the Encore 

pool party Encore Beach Club vegas

The 60,000-square-foot Encore Beach Club features a multi-tiered pool complex and cabanas equipped with refrigerators and flat-screen televisions. Home to top DJs like David Guetta, Diplo and the Chainsmokers, you're sure to have an epic day.  This luxurious pool oasis transitions into a night club with resident DJs and state of the art lights and lazer shows setting the mood.  This beautiful venue boasts multiple bars and top food service.

Nightswim at XS Sundays at the Wynn

Nightswim pool party at club XS at the Wynn Las Vegas

XS Nightclub at the Wynn is everything that Las Vegas embodies: opulence, indulgence, and seduction.The 40,000 square foot facility is equipped with an indoor/outdoor DJ booth, pool, and patio area, and is packed every time. Top names from the EDM world are signed to residencies here.  Swimsuits are not just for daytime here.

Marquee Day Club at the Cosmopolitan

Marquee Day Club pool party at the Cosmopolitan

While Marquee’s Day Club is a powerhouse of a party, an unapologetic romp in a pool with a DJ holding the reins (and dropping the bass) while you dance away in the desert, the real draw of the place is the private cabanas. Splurge on one of these and you’ll get placed in front of your own private infinity pool hot tub.

Rehab at the Hard Rock. 

Rehab pool party at the Hard Rock Las vegas

The swank Hard Rock is off the Strip, but it knows how to throw a party -- Rehab, Vegas' best pool party is all about partying like a rockstar. The vibe is nothing short of a wild abandonment of all your inhibitions.  The party starts every Friday, Saturday and Sunday at 11 A.M. and rocks on until 7 at night throughout the warmer months. The massive pool complex with a lazy river winding throughout is filled with cabanas, bungalows, and palm trees.

Miami

Fontainebleau

Fontainebleau pool party in Miami Beach

Fontainebleau in Miami Beach is the city’s most famous hotel.  This luxurious oceanfront resort has eight pools and day beds or cabanas for rent .  The adults-only Arkadia Day Club, a "tropical oceanside playground," hosts themed pool parties from noon to 7 p.m. Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, with beats by resident DJ K-Razor. 

The Delano

delano miami beach pool party

The Delano is one of the coolest and most popular spots on South Beach, drawing a wide range of clientele. Crowds of partiers can be found around the pool, in the lobby's red-lit Rose Bar, and underground at FDR nightclub. There are live DJs, pricey mojitos, and tight security at this well-known, see-and-be-seen party scene. Surrounded by chaise lounges, freestanding linen umbrellas, and canopied daybeds, the pool at the iconic Delano is as posh as the decor- poolside luxury in a modern tropical setting. Delano Beach Club is private for hotel guests only until 7PM when the space opens to the public. 

Hyde Beach at the SLS Hotel

Hyde Beach pool party at the SLS Hotel

SLS South Beach has become one of Miami’s hottest hotels with celebrity sightings such as Jennifer Lopez and Lenny Kravitz.  This 140-room property features direct beach access, sexy rooms, high-profile restaurants, hip bars, two large pools, and a great address on swank Collins Avenue.  It’s a Las Vegas-inspired Day Club, which includes bikini-clad bottle-service women and electro-house sounds of DJs  keep the party vibes going, while light fare and cocktails keep you going to dance the afternoon away   Hyde Beach is ocean front with sand access and is free to the public Monday–Friday, with purchase of cocktails or lunch. On the weekends, nonguests will have to pay a cover charge or can rent one of the poolside tables, daybeds or VIP cabanas.  On weekends the pool is filled floaties to lounge in while guest enjoy EDM tunes on Saturdays and Hip-Hop on Sundays.

Clevelander South Beach

Clevelander South Beach pool party miami

Clevelander Beach Pool Party has several bars throughout the pool and patio area and a huge stage for entertainers with live music everyday.   The pool is open and free to the public every day from 11 a.m. to sundown with pool parties happening every day of the week.  At night the pool is transformed into a dance floor and the music rages until 5 a.m.

Palm Springs, CA pool parties

Splash House

Splash House pool party palm springs

Splash House is the event to attend during the summertime in Palm Springs.  The party takes place across three hotel resorts in Palm Springs, our favorite desert playground over two consecutive weekends.   Each resort is a full takeover hosting a poolside stage, rooms and balconies that are all part of the fun. Splash House makes quite the splash with famous DJs and music artists gracing the lineup every year.  Day time pool dancing continues into the night for our After Hours series, amongst the planes and stars at the Palm Springs Air Museum.

Ace Hotel & Swim Club

Pool at Ace Hotel, Palm Springs, California

The Ace Hotel & Swim Club is one of the chillest places to keep cool during the summer in Palm Springs. The Swim Club’s weekend parties vary from full moon celebrations with drum circles to traditional midday ragers complete with DJs and flamingo floats.  

Tropicana Pool at The Hollywood Roosevelt

Tropicana Pool party at The Hollywood Roosevelt

The Hollywood Roosevelt is home to some of the most popular celebrity hangouts in L.A., an impressive accomplishment in a town that has its fair share of celebrity haunts. They include: The Spare Room, a cocktail lounge with two bowling lanes; Teddys, a nightclub with plush leather seating and VIP booths (where partygoers have included Justin Timberlake, Jessica Biel, Jay-Z, and Penelope Cruz); and Tropicana Bar, centered around the chic pool area.  Don’t miss the ultra trendy Tuesday night night swim events at the heated pool.  Weekend pool parties are back at this posh pool and bar with DJ spinning tunes and guest sipping on cocktails and hanging out in chic cabanas.

The SkyBar Day Club at the Mondrian in West Hollywood

The SkyBar Day Club pool party at the Mondrian in West Hollywood

Centered on the sunset strip in West Hollywood, the Mondrian is the place to see and be seen.  Dress to impress here as the Skybar attracts jet-setters and affluent internationals into its sexy playground from day to night.   The luxurious poolside lounge overlooks the LA skyline with amazing panoramic views. The SkyBar Day Club takes over Saturdays in the summer with world class DJS spinning til the sun goes down and cocktails flowing while beautiful people lounge, dance, and swim. 

San Diego California

SUNBURN Pool Lounge Hard Rock Hotel in Gaslamp

SUNBURN Pool party Lounge Hard Rock san diego

Pool party season has landed at the iconic Hard Rock Hotel in Gaslamp. Set atop the hotel’s rooftop lounge, FLOAT, these parties are a San Diego favorite. Taking place every Saturday from 12pm-7pm, SUNBURN Saturdays are complete with lineup DJ’s, tasty BBQ bites and treats, VIP daybeds, and drink specials. Tickets range from $10-$25 per person, and sell out fast, so be sure to snag yours.  Come dressed to impress in your best beachwear as this is the San Diego social scene to be seen at.

Sip and Swim Pool Party at The Lafayette Hotel San Diego

SIP & SWIM POOL party The Lafayette Hotel San Diego

Offering some of the most exclusive pool parties in all of San Diego, this legendary hotel in North Park is the place to be this summer. SIP & SWIM pool parties start splashing at 12noon and last until 5PM, typically always on Sundays.  The cost is $30 per person and includes a featured drink.The schedule of events changes every week with a variety of live music. 

Dip Dayclub Sycuan Casino Resort

Dip Dayclub Sycuan Casino Resort

Dip Dayclub is an all new pool party launching that launced this summer! Dip Dayclub will be at the newly renovated Retreat Pool & Cabana located at the Sycuan Casino Resort.  This unique dayclub will bring you the one of the best San Diego pool party experiences this Summer!

Scottsdale, Arizona

Maya Day and Nightclub

Maya Day and Nightclub Pool party

Maya Day and Nightclub has been coined “The biggest Vegas-style pool party in Arizona” and they definitely try to live up to that reputation every weekend. Maya offers a Scottsdale pool party that is the extrovert’s dream. A true day party experience, from popped champagne bottles to packed pools to bright blue fish bowls to sip on. This is the ‘party never stops’ atmosphere that will make you feel like you’re at college again.  With the regular big-name DJs and gorgeous party goers, there is always something to look at.  If there is ever a time to loosen up and get your groove on, it’s at this Arizona pool party. 

Release Pool Party

Release Pool Party Scottsdale, Arizona

If you like to plan your vacations around specific DJ sets, the Release PoolParty is probably your speed. This party has hosts DJ’s like Steve Aoki, Galantis, Kaskade, Matoma, and Diplo, so you know they are a real-deal venue. There is also a good mix of some smaller names that may just become your next favorite sound.  If you’re looking for a concert where you can wear a bikini, this is a great option. If you want poolside chats and activities make sure to check the setlist in advance to know who’s showing up – that will definitely change the price, the ease of getting a ticket, and the craziness level of the party.  Cabanas are available for rental for those who want to ball out and have a little space to claim.

New York City, New York

Summer Splash at Gansevoort, New York City

Summer Splash at Gansevoort in New York City

The outdoor hotel pool scene in New York City is a burgeoning affair, thanks to see-and-be-scene staples like Thompson LES and Soho House. Gansevoort does it best — everyone from socialites to arty gays swarm the indoor/outdoor Plunge Rooftop on “Gansevoort Summer Splash” Sundays, dancing to house music with the sweeping city views in the background.  Open 7AM to 5PM daily (7AM-9PM during the summertime), the urban oasis with its year-round heated rooftop pool at Gansevoort Meatpacking NYC is a dreamy setting to enjoy great weather and unmatched views of Manhattan's Skyline.