Dive into these awesome pool parties and stay cool for the summer!
Chilling under the sun, sipping on cocktails, and cooling off by the pool of some of the trendiest hotels in the 305 — Summer in Miami simply cannot go without an awesome pool party. From the newest pool clubs in town to absolute staples of summer parties, here are 10 of the best pool parties in Miami you have to check out this summer!
1. 1 Hotel Rooftop, South Beach
We’re starting off our list with a healthy dose of natural fruit cocktails and breathtaking rooftop views. At 1 Hotel South Beach, you’ll be able to enjoy all the fun that comes with a perfectly planned pool party with a side of fresh fruit cocktails that offer a healthier alternative to your traditional mixed drinks. On weekends, you’ll find some of the best poolside entertainment in town — magician’s performance included — along with some breathtaking rooftop views perfect for enjoying the fresh ocean air and getting some Vitamin D in!
Find it at 2341 Collins Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139.
2. The Clevelander, South Beach
Could we have a pool party roundup without The Cleve? This spot in South Beach has been throwing poolside ragers since the dawn of time and is an absolute must-try if you’re looking to experience the essence of Miami pool parties in all its glory. Featuring poolside beer pong, loud music, excellent food, an equally great crowd and a frozen drink machine, The Clevelander is the perfect spot to go pool partying all week long!
Find it at 1020 Ocean Dr, Miami Beach, FL 33139.
3. The Confidante, Miami Beach
The Confidante in Miami Beach offers a cute little spot in which to relax and unwind with an awesome atmosphere! Go on weekends to find DJs spinning poolside in the hotel’s laid-back Backyard, enjoy refreshing treats by Cielito Artisan Pops and pick up a cute floatie from the hotel’s floatie-on-demand menu to snap the perfect summer pic!
Find it at 4041 Collins Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33140.
4. Fountainbleau, Miami Beach
A total Miami classic, the Fontainbleau is home to some of the best pools in the 305. Nonguests can access the picturesque Oasis pools and the famous Bowtie by purchasing a spa treatment or renting one of the many luxury daybeds or cabana options. Plus on weekends you can also check out the adult-only Arkadia Day Club parties. Once one of the hottest underground clubs in the city, the Arkadia has resurfaced as an exclusive poolside club open Friday through Sunday for awesome parties until 7 p.m. featuring weekly performances by resident DJ K Razor. The spot is cabana-seating only for now though!
Find it at 4441 Collins Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33140.
5. Freehand Hotel, Miami Beach
For some backyard fun and some of the best cocktails in town you best check out the Freehand Hotel on Indian Creek Drive. Home to Broken Shaker and some of the best mixologists in town, this upscale hostel offers intimate pool parties with colorful decor, tasty drinks, and some of the best underground DJs in Miami. Pool parties at the Freehand usually take place on Sundays from 2 to 7 p.m. and offer the perfect escape from reality!
Find it at 2727 Indian Creek Dr, Miami Beach, FL 33140.
6. Hyde Beach At SLS South Beach, South Beach
Another total must when it comes to pool partying in Miami. Parties at Hyde only take place on Saturdays and Sundays but they’re on from noon to dusk! On these days you’ll find the pool full of floating balloons and tires, awesome EDM and Hip Hop music and plenty more Vegas-style fun! And if you can’t seem to cool off in the crystalline waters of the pool, don’t worry! Hotel staff is likely to come round and cool you down with a bubbly bottle of champagne!
Find it at 1701 Collins Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139.
7. Mondrian, South Beach
At this modern inn, you’ll get to party until sundown with the beautiful views of Biscayne Bay as the backdrop! Featuring craft bites, mouth-watering cocktails and live DJs on weekends, the LA-inspired Mondrian makes for the perfect pool party daycation!
Find it at 1100 West Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139.
8. Nikki Beach, Miami Beach
A little bit beachier than the other pool parties on our list, Nikki Beach offers chic beach pool parties featuring top-notch seafood and awesome live DJs at nighttime!
Find it at 1 Ocean Dr, Miami Beach, FL 33139.
9. Strawberry Moon at the Goodtime Hotel, Miami Beach
The newest pool club in town, Pharrell’s Strawberry moon sure knows how to throw a stylish day party. The lavishly decorated art deco pink space with tropical details and the star-studded lineup of DJs featuring the likes of Marshmello, David Guetta and Steve Aoki, make this spot one of the hottest clubs in which to cool down in style this summer.
Find it at 601 Washington Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139.
10. The Shelborne, South Beach
If pool parties are not entirely your seen but you still want to dip into some poolside fun, then the Shelborne is the place to go. This summer the pool club is shaking things up with an awesome Sweet Beach popup bar featuring all your favorite Sweet Liberty cocktails. Also featuring live DJs, their private poolside retreats are the perfect hideout to cozy up with top-notch cocktails and soak up that vitamin D in style!
Find it at 1801 Collins Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139.
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