Almost everything in Las Vegas is lavish and over the top, and the pools you’ll find sprinkled throughout the city are no exception. When the sweltering desert heat is at its highest and a boring old swimming pool just won’t do, Come o Vegas for some of the most luxurious and wild pool parties in the country.
As you can imagine, there are more than a few to choose from. To narrow your search for the perfect watering hole, we’ve taken the liberty of compiling a list of the six top swimming pools in Las Vegas. Slap on some SPF and dive in!
Fun for the Whole Family
Las Vegas isn’t just for wild bachelor parties anymore. Over the years, it’s become one of the premier destinations for family vacations, so there’s no shortage of family-friendly pools.
The Beach Club Pool
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The Beach Club Pool at the historic Flamingo hotel is one such example. Because of its proximity to the Wildlife Habitat, where flamingos, ducks, and swans mosey about, you’ll enjoy a lush, rainforest-like setting here. Zip down zig-zagging water slides through a series of caves into the terraced pools below, or relax in the swim-in grotto to beat the heat.
If the kids are into a more laid-back environment, Mandalay Beach at Mandalay Bay offers guests the chance to lounge in the relaxing lazy river or the 1.6-million-gallon wave pool.
Just for Adults
If you’re exploring Vegas without the tots in tow, be sure to check out these unique pool experiences.
The Beachlife Pool Complex
Beachlife pool complex at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino. Three different pool experiences are housed in the 200,000-square-foot complex, including Breathe, a small, glass-bottomed pool situated atop another pool. Here you’ll find a more sophisticated scene with a stunning view of the Strip. The laid back, expansive Nirvana pool sits below Breathe and features a full bar and grill as well as a gaming lounge. Finally, Paradise Beach hosts all sorts of parties on sandy beaches with swim-up blackjack and delicious food.
The Garden of the Gods
For an even more adult-themed experience, head over to Garden of the Gods at Caesar’s Palace, where you’ll find a swimming pool that allows European-style sunbathing.
Something for Everyone
These unique pools are fun for the whole family!
VooDoo Beach at the Rio Hotel boasts four swimming pools, all with a different atmosphere. The sand pool is popular among the kids, with a sandy bottom and surrounded by a white sand beach. All throughout the deck, you’ll be shaded by towering palm trees and soothed by flowing waterfalls. Relax in one of the jacuzzis, located in serene grottos, or head to the back of the deck to The Voo, an adults-only area with tasty cocktails.
The Tank at the Golden Nugget is another amazing option. It has a gorgeous curved pool for everyone, but it’s also home to the child-free Hideout, located on the second floor.
If you still aren’t sure which pools are a must to visit, try using Gogobot to get a feel for the hotels that are home to these larger-than-life swimming pools. No matter which you choose, you’re sure to have incredible fun in the sun that you won’t soon forget.