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Pool season getting underway in Las Vegas

Posted at 2:05 PM, Mar 08, 2018

It may not be quite Spring yet, but that is not stopping the hotel-casinos in Las Vegas from opening their pools. 

There will be 3 new pools opening this year. They are located at The Park, which was formerly known as the Monte Carlo. The south pool is already open. The east and north pools open next Monday.

Pools that are already open include The Cosmopolitan, Planet Hollywood's Flowrider surfing pool, and the Encore Beach Club at Wynn hotel-casino.

Las Vegas' original dayclub, Rehab at the Hard Rock Hotel, will open on March 10.


Garden of the Gods Pool Oasis at Caesars Palace
Garden of the Gods Pool Oasis offers seven luxurious pools with something for everyone. The center Temple pool offers a family-friendly oasis where younger swimmers can splash under the rotunda’s central fountains. Sunbathers can flock to Fortuna for swim-up blackjack and handcrafted cocktails or splash and socialize at the Neptune party pool. The cabana-lined Jupiter pool offers a quiet escape from the social scene. Apollo pool, aptly named after the Roman god of light and the sun, is perfect for sun-worshipping. Bacchus pool epitomizes the VIP treatment, raised 18 feet above the pool deck and equipped with luxury service from cabana hosts and cocktail servers. The newly renovated Venus European Pool Lounge is an elite alternative to the Vegas day club scene where guests 21 and older are welcome to unwind and enjoy European-style fun-in-the-sun.

Hours: Summer hours (weather permitting), March 2 – March 15, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.; March 16 – May 3, 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.; May 4 – Sept. 30, 8 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Garden of the Gods: Free, exclusive to guests of Caesars Palace, Nobu Hotel and The Cromwell; $20 for non-hotel guests (entrance is not guaranteed and is subject to availability)
Venus European Pool Lounge: Free, exclusive to Caesars Palace and Nobu Hotel guests. Guests must be 21 years and older.

Blu Pool at Bally's Las Vegas
Lined with palm trees and filled with friendly poolside servers, the Blu Pool is a vacationer’s dream. Guests can play a quick game of tennis or enjoy a day at the nearby spa before heading to the pool. Everything is within close proximity to the Race and Sports Book, making it a breeze to place a few bets and enjoy your day beneath the rays. Blu Pool also features a game room, music from live DJs, lounge chairs and private cabanas.

Hours: Beginning March 2 (weather permitting), 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Pricing: Free, exclusive to Bally’s Las Vegas guests

Go Pool Dayclub at Flamingo Las Vegas
The summer hotspot GO Pool Dayclub offers a unique experience that cannot be found at any other day club. With daily live entertainment, celebrity appearances, exciting concert experiences, drink specials and more, GO Pool Dayclub turns up the summer scene from sizzling to scorching. Guests 21 years and older can enjoy the day club experience and guests of all ages can enjoy the Beach Club Pool, the surrounding 15-acre tropical retreat, waterslides, lagoons and a magnificent cascading waterfall.

 Hours: Beginning March 1 (weather permitting), Beach Club Pool, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.; GO Pool Dayclub, 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Flamingo Beach Club Pool: Free, exclusive to Flamingo Las Vegas guests. Guests must be 21 years and older to attend Beach Club at Night events.
GO Pool Dayclub: Admission fee varies. Guests must be 21 years and older.

Harrah's Las Vegas Pool
Harrah’s Las Vegas Pool includes a travertine tile pool deck, cabanas, lounge chairs, daybeds and a wading pool with loungers situated right in the water for the ultimate cooling relaxation.Throughout the season, guests can enjoy delicious summer drinks, pool-side games, DJs, appearances of the girls from X Country and more. This year the pool at Harrah’s is featuring an elevated experience on the upper deck pool for guests 21 years and older as well as a new outdoor grill and menu.

Hours: Beginning March 1 (weather permitting), Mon. – Thurs., 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.; Fri. – Sun., 9 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Pricing: Free to the public

The Pool at The LINQ
The POOL at The LINQ Hotel & Casino provides a cooling escape with spectacular views of the High Roller Observation Wheel and The LINQ Promenade for anyone 21 and older. The fully-stocked REQ room has two pool tables, shuffle board, a foosball table and five flat-screen TVs where guests catch their favorite sports team. This center-strip destination features a center bar full of signature cocktails, draft beer, frozen drinks and more. Visit the pool for specials when the pool takes a themed twist such as Champagne Sundays and Tropical Saturdays

Hours: Beginning March 1 (weather permitting), 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.,
Pricing: Free to the public. Guests must be 21 years and older.

DAYLIGHT Beach Club at Mandalay Bay 
DAYLIGHT Beach Club at Mandalay Bay is open 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays and noon to 6 p.m. Sundays. Beginning March 22nd, DAYLIGHT Beach Club will introduce the new Rose’ All Day party and Detox to Retox, a new partnership with the group fitness and yoga brand, TruFusion. As summer gets hotter, heat up your weekends with LIT Sundays, returning April 22nd with legendary rapper, Jeezy. The hottest hip-hop party in the nation will feature back to back performances from the biggest musical acts like Ludacris, Tee Grizzley, Metro Boomin and more. Eclipse, the hottest night-time pool party will return in June with an opening performance from Rick Ross. This exclusive and one-of-a-kind weekly pool party kicks off Thursday June 7th and goes all night, captivating party goers until the end of summer. Cover charges start at $20 for females, $30 for males and bungalow and cabana costs vary (cover charges subject to change).

Soleil Pool at Paris Las Vegas
Reminiscent of a Parisian garden, Soleil Pool at Paris Las Vegas offers a two-acre utopia of secluded relaxation amidst the Las Vegas Strip. Nestled under the hotel’s Eiffel Tower replica, Soleil Pool features lush surroundings, lounge chairs and cabanas for rent as well as food from the poolside bistro Café du Parc. Enjoy the soundtracks of the weekend played live by resident DJs on Fridays and Saturdays.

Hours: Beginning March 2 (weather permitting), 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Pricing: Free, exclusive to Paris Las Vegas guests

The Flowrider and Pools at Planet Hollywood
Catch a wave on The FlowRider at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino, the only stand-alone wave machine in Las Vegas. Riders can sharpen their board-sport skills and with FlowRider’s waveform technology, should have no fear of wiping out as the surface is designed to absorb the energy of impacts. The FlowRider joins the Planet Hollywood’s well-known rooftop pool party scene which boasts two separate pool decks, two pool bars, live DJs, 21 cabanas with poolside bottle service, daybeds and a pool café. Whether you sip, swim or surf, the pool is the place to be.

Hours:  Beginning March 2 (weather permitting), 10 a.m. –  6 p.m.
PH Pools: Free to the public
FlowRider: Must be 42 inches to boogie board and 54 inches to surf; $25 for 30 minute sessions; $20 for locals

VooDoo Beach at Rio Las Vegas
A tropical escape awaits at VooDoo Beach at Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino. The beach-inspired pool is a hot spot for tourists and locals alike, boasting four pool areas, three whirlpools, poolside spa treatments, private cabanas, themed parties, monthly beer pong, volleyball and cornhole contests and more. Guests can sip on cooling cocktails from the Cruzan Island Bar and VooDoo Beach Bar while basking under the sun. The Voo Pool, the nearby 21-and-older secluded pool, offers private cabanas with bottle service as well with live DJs. Rio Las Vegas is the perfect place for a staycation offering free parking for locals.

Hours: Beginning March 9 (weather permitting), 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.; Beginning Memorial Day Weekend, 9 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Pricing: Free to all Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino guests and locals with Total Rewards® cards

Drai's Beachclub/Nightclub at The Cromwell
Drai’s Beachclub and Nightclub atop The Cromwell takes partygoers to new heights, boasting the only rooftop pool party in Las Vegas. Towering 11 stories above the Las Vegas Strip, Drai’s offers unmatched panoramic views and luxury offerings. The summer-long party is set to a soundtrack of renowned DJs and live concert performances by chart-topping record artists. Revelers can indulge with premier cocktails, Drai’s Frosé, a variety of high-end champagne and bottle packages, and delicious bites from the full-service gourmet kitchen, Drai’s Café. 

Hours: Beginning March 2, Drai’s Beachclub: Mon. – Thurs., 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.; Fri. – Sun., 11 a.m. – 6 p.m.; Nightclub: Thurs. – Sun., 10:30 p.m. – 4 a.m.
Pricing: Ticket prices start at $30 for males and $20 for females, and are subject to change with no notice
Schedule: Check out the calendar for upcoming events.  

Boulevard Pool at The Cosmopolitan
Situated at the center of The Pool District, Boulevard Pool overlooks the heart of The Strip and offers unobstructed views of the Las Vegas skyline. The rooftop atmosphere creates a vibrant social scene and opens March 7. Hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. Entering its eighth season, Dive In Movies will transform the resort’s 65-foot digital marquee into a colossal movie screen overlooking the famed Las Vegas Strip. From classic films to major blockbusters, Dive In Movies allows visitors to take a dip or lounge poolside while enjoying specialty cocktails and movie snacks under the stars. Movies begin promptly at 7:30 p.m. 

The Chelsea Pool at The Cosmopolitan
Located in The Chelsea Tower, The Chelsea Pool is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily and offers an intimate and relaxing atmosphere for hotel guests looking for a more serene lounging experience, opening Saturday, March 31. From light bites and salads to specialty cocktails and frozen drinks, The Chelsea Pool boasts light and organic options for poolside dining. Poolside spa treatments from neighboring Sahra Spa & Hammam are available for guests by appointment.

Marquee Dayclub at The Cosmopolitan
Marquee Dayclub opens March 24 with DJ Dash Berlin, kicking off a full season of high-energy pool parties fueled by world-renowned DJs and recording artists. Returning for 2018 is Beatwave Sundays, which features a new wave of melodies from today’s up and coming talent including Nora En Pure, Thomas Jack, Sigala, Sam Feldt, Le Youth, What So Not, GoldFish, Lost Frequencies and more in an adult playground environment. Party-goers can soak up the sun in one of Marquee Dayclub’s two pools or take in the party from a VIP cabana boasting infinity edge dipping pools. Days spent dancing or basking in the sun are made complete with an extensive grill menu featuring an array of sandwiches, sushi, pizzas and more as well as a selection of specialty cocktails. A full calendar lineup, tickets and hours can be found at MarqueeLasVegas.com.

DayDream at M Resort
Opening March 24
Saturdays, Sundays and Holidays from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Voted “Favorite Locals’ Pool” and “Best of Henderson” in 2014, DayDream, the pool club at M Resort, is an ideal destination to soak up the sun with friends, dance and play beer pong, or simply enjoy a beverage on a hot summer day. With an emphasis on service and exceptional hospitality, the 12,000-square-foot venue features deluxe cabanas, poolside daybeds, VIP lounging areas, an ice-railed bar offering a full menu of innovative libations and two whirlpool hot tubs surrounding an infinity-edge pool. Cover charge may apply. For more information, visit daydreamlv.com [daydreamlv.com].
M Pool at M Resort
Opening Friday, March 9
Daily from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Boasting over 100,000-square-feet of pool and entertainment space, M Pool is a luminous oasis of infinity-edge pools, whirlpool hot tubs and luxurious cabanas that offers guests a relaxing environment with a variety of unique features and amenities. Hungry pool-goers can also take advantage of the delectable dining menu that offers a variety of refreshing snacks and thirst quenching libations. For more information, visit themresort.com/amenities/m-pool [themresort.com].
Locals Admission
On Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday before noon, locals will receive complimentary admission into M Pool. Plus, on Tuesdays throughout the season, locals will receive complimentary admission all day long. Additionally, every Saturday, Sunday and on holidays before noon, ladies can enjoy complimentary admission and men will receive half-priced entry into M Pool. Admission begins at $10 Monday – Thursday and $20 Friday – Sunday. Guests must present a valid Nevada ID at check-in to claim this offer.
Season Passes
Enjoy the summer season in style with an all-access season pass to the stunning M Pool and DayDream pool club. Each pass is valid for complimentary admission for the pass holder and one guest throughout the 2018 season. Season passes will be available beginning March 2 and can be purchased for $99 through March 31 and $199 the remainder of the season. Additionally, pass holders will receive exclusive discounts on VIP Sections and Bottle service, Mondays through Fridays, excluding holidays.

TAO Beach at The Venetian
Since opening in September 2005, this design-driven dining and entertainment complex in The Venetian has proven to be a hot spot like its sister venue in New York City. The multi-faceted and multi-story "Asian City" house a restaurant, banquet facilities, lounge, nightclub and beach in 60,000 square-feet. Located on top of the venue is TAO Beach, which is open daily during pool season and brings all of the aspects of the restaurant and club to an incredible daytime party. Hours are 11:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. during March. Eric DLux will kick off the season march


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