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Pool parties are the new hit
From icons of Côte d'Azur, to desert oasis and localities loved by hipsters, pools are a real party scene, which are becoming increasingly popular...
Is there anything better than chilling and relaxing by the pool during those tropical, unbearably hot days? In addition to staying in air-conditioned room, of course. Well, we think there isn’t, if you’re not going to some tropical vacation or something like that. For this reason we decided to introduce you to the best pools which will cool you down after the first glance. And only imagine being you are there...
The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas
Pool parties are what made Vegas an institution. Neither party is not better, than the one held on The Cosmopolitan pool. Located on top of the hotel, this space is ideal for all day enjoyment and wild parties after sunset. There is also an ice cream bar, which offers cool treats with alcoholic drinks and other specialties. However, if you want to visit this place, you should know in advance that this is crazy crowded, and it also has sky high prices. If you want to rest as part of the jet set for at least one day, be sure to book your place in advance and prepare your wallet for this shot.
Hotel du Cap-Eden-Roc
This pool is filled with salt water, and is made of basaltic rocks, located above the Mediterranean Sea and it has been a true icon of the Riviera for a hundred years. Pablo Picasso, Marlene Dietrich, Johnny Depp, Mick Jagger, the Clintons, Windsor ... these are just some of the names that have visited this pool. We can continue the listing, but we think it is better to you let the dream of enjoying a glass of Perrier-Jouet champagne and views of the sea and surrounding islands.
Hotel Fasano Rio
In Rio, people greet sunset with applause, and you will surely join them, if you're watching from the roof terrace of the hotel, overlooking the legendary Ipanema beach. The swimming pool here is designed by Philippe Stark, and the glass walls and marble details fit perfectly with the surrounding landscape, reflecting the emerald peaks of Tijuca forest and the Christ statue that looms in the distance on the surface. With the rhythm of bossa nova and soft drinks, you will enjoy the company of famous people like Madonna and Gisele Bundchen, and famous models, playboys and athletes.
Opened in 1929, this "Glamazon" was the original 'scenester' pool, the first of its kind. This is the place where the first-ever bikini, as the first lifeguards were introduced. With a sandy "beach", this place was a real urban oasis, where topless sunbathing was permitted. Closed in 1989, it was later converted into a skate park, a place for graffiti and raves until the year 2014 when the architect Jean-Philippe Nuel has turned it into a superior hotel with 124 rooms and a swimming pool, restoring its art deco architecture. This architect has kept a part of street art, because that is the history of this place as well. He called on a number of street artists to come and leave their own mark in the new space.
This club is known as the place where the party starts one day and ends after ten days. Enjoying superb refreshing treats, most wanted DJs in Miami, the company of the rich and famous is what you expect here. Although this all sounds like a wild space where there is no break from the noise and fury, during those days when neither party is not organized, this place turns into an oasis of peace with its two impeccable Infiniti pools. Enjoying the comfortable chairs for sunbathing, good food and drinks, with a breathtaking view - what more do you need?
If you want to see others and be seen, then visit the New York-pool, where visitors of the hotel where it is located can see people swimming from the lobby. Pool parties are still somewhat new in New York, and here you will not see so much as a relaxation and dissipation like in Miami for example. The guest lists here are strictly controlled, so these parties can be visited by only those selected, the cream of society.
Hotel El Ganzo
Far enough from the usual scene that follows Cabo San Lucas, Hotel El Ganzo in San Jose del Cabo, offers you different kind of fun. There is a transparent ... Jacuzzi inside the pool ... on the roof! With numerous deck chairs and excellent lighting at night, cocktails beside the pool, offering a panoramic view of the marina, followed by live music, will give you everything you need to enjoy. What's more, in this place you do not need a reservation, as it is open to all visitors.
Delano South Beach
Another pool, which bears the signature of Philippe Stark found itself on our list. This Infiniti water salon is decorated with impeccable white accents - elegant lounges, cabins and lodges, followed by a chic padded with stripe pattern. This is a place where there’s entertainment until the early morning hours. However, Privileged Sunday is a specialty of this place - the DJ plays his music from 11 am to 16 pm, while you enjoy ice cream with rum and Bloody Mary cocktails. The real fun starts at 14h and lasts until sunset.
W Retreat & Spa - Vieques Island
Hidden in a relatively sheltered part of the coast, this resort offers you a bohemian environment with palm trees, exquisite Infiniti pool and all additional benefits that may come to mind. White loungers are scattered along the edge of the water, while the cabins are ideal for hiding from the hot Caribbean sun. Mixologists will give you the opportunity to try the best cocktails, while the real treat comes after sundown. Then, the pool gets green neon lights, the music gets louder and the people are more relaxed. Simply, you have to be there to see the change in atmosphere that is quite sudden.
Potato Head Beach Club
When you think of Bali, people immediately have the association of a honeymoon - but it is also a perfect place for fun. Seminyak is the epicenter of fun, especially because Potato Head Beach Club, which was designed by architect Andra Matina. As a true modern Coliseum, this club has a circular facade made from a wide variety of teak window blinds. Here you will come across models, and international surfers, jetsetters who come to relax and enjoy. If you happen to be here, be sure to try some tiki cocktail, meet new people and find the best place to enjoy the sunset while DJs play music until late at night.
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