Summer is around the corner and it’s time to take a dip. Head to one of these stunning hotel rooftop pools to get your summer started right.
Hotel Cerro in San Luis Obispo, California, offers guests a luxurious rooftop pool terrace. Guests can relax in lounge chairs or cabanas while selecting a healthy meal from the poolside menu. The venue also hosts private events.
Located in Sandestin® Golf and Beach Resort in Miramar Beach, Florida, Hotel Effie is home to Ara Pool + Lounge. The only hotel rooftop pool and lounge on Florida’s Emerald Coast, the space boasts cabanas, lounge chairs and outdoor games. Take in panoramic views while relaxing poolside.
JW Marriott Tampa Water Street
The chic Florida property opened in early 2021, becoming Tampa’s first true 5-star hotel. The rooftop features a pool with cabanas on the sixth floor, overlooking Tampa.
Located in downtown Nashville, Tennessee, guests can enjoy views of the city from the fourth-floor pool deck. Treat yourself to a cocktail or beer at Fins Bar while you lounge by the pool and take in the Nashville skyline.
Marriott Marquis Houston features a one-of-a-kind pool experience at its Parkview Terrace on the sixth floor. Guests can float through the Texas-shaped lazy river, take a dip in the infinity pool or whirlpool, relax in a cabana and indulge in a cocktail.
Located between the French Quarter and Warehouse District, the 4-star property features two adjacent rooftop pools. The pools are heated during the cooler months. Pools are open daily, 6 a.m.–11 p.m.
Opened in March 2021, the Denver, Colorado, property’s roof deck boasts picturesque views of the Rocky Mountains, the Denver skyline and Coors Field, home to the Colorado Rockies baseball team.
Wake up feeling like a local at Lokal Hotel, located in the heart of Old City, Philadelphia, on 3rd Street. Take in the sounds of the busy, yet still fairly quiet street below and head next door to Café Ole for coffee and breakfast. This Moroccan café has arguably the best coffee in the area with an abundance of styles and rich, bold flavors. Best known for the homemade shakshuka dishes for two at $16, Café Ole also offers omelets, sandwiches, bagels and French toast.
You probably didn’t know you needed to visit the Dominican Republic until you learned about the new, beautiful, modern, all-inclusive resort in Punta Cana.
On a recent trip to Charleston, my group and I decided to have dinner at Jackrabbit Filly. The restaurant serves new Chinese-American cuisine with a southern flair. We booked reservations as the popular spot fills up fast. Jackrabbit Filly opened in 2019 and has since appeared on numerous regional and national best-of lists.
With more places lifting restrictions and welcoming back travelers, popular tourist destinations are pulling out all the stops to be better than ever. Simpson Bay, St. Maarten, is one of those destinations.
Fireworks join poolside hangs and refreshing cocktails for a fun summer at Plaza Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas. The hotel will celebrate its 50th anniversary in conjunction with July 4th by offering an exclusive hotel package, comedy shows and three nights of spectacular fireworks.
Puerto Rico is approximately 3,515 square miles of lush, tropical rainforests; sky-high mountains; and beaches all around. With a vast array of areas to explore, a road trip around the island is an ideal way to see it all. Make sure to visit these locations to get the full Puerto Rico experience.