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Luxe Swimming Pools to Dive into This Summer

By Brandi Giliotti | July 2, 2019 | Lifestyle

There’s no better way to cool down during the hottest months than taking a dip at some of the hottest resorts. Live the VIP lifestyle at these seven luxe locales and have all your rest and relaxation needs met. Whether it’s sipping on signature cocktails or going for a sunset swim in this city’s biggest pools, enjoy the summer in style.

Ocean Casino Resort


Treating resort guests to private cabanas and unbeatable views of the Atlantic Ocean, the three VIP exclusive pools of the Poseidon Pool and Cabana Club are just one more reason to stay at the Ocean Resort this summer. Lounge around in the privately reserved cocoons while soaking up the sun and stunning scenery. 500 Boardwalk, Atlantic City, N.J., 866.506.2326,

Vesper Day Club


Lucky members of this exclusive club get access to amenities such as the club’s premiere 30,000-gallon outdoor saltwater pool, as well as several other plunge pools with private cabanas and daybeds scattered in between. 1031 Germantown Ave., Northern Liberties, 267.214.0086,

Level 28


Feel like you’re flying when you take a dip in this “pool in the sky.” The lounge, comprised of floor to ceiling windows, offers both hotel guests and members several luxury amenities to enjoy. Think an infinity pool, temperature controlled workout rooms with state of the art equipment and specialty cocktails. Cira Centre South 2929 Walnut st., 215.372.9000,

The Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa


If one private pool wasn’t enough, Borgata takes things one step farther with six pools to cool off in between tanning sessions. Be transported to an island paradise with the Oasis pool, or enjoy the utmost relaxation in Immersion Spa’s lap pool. Also available is the Water Club’s indoor or outdoor pools and lounge areas. Expect to be treated to poolside service and gorgeous views of the Atlantic coast. 1 Borgata Way, Atlantic City, N.J., 609.317.1000,

Tropicana Atlantic City


The stunning heated outdoor Oasis pool is just one of many offered to hotel guests. Or take in some live entertainment at the rooftop Cabana Five Bar & Pool Deck. Be sure to take advantage of the bar and dining options as well. 2831 Boardwalk, Atlantic City, N.J., 609.340.4000,



Located in the heart of Rittenhouse Square, the Sonesta seasonal rooftop pool is ready to show hotel guests views of Philadelphia’s spectacular skyline. Take rest and relaxation a little further with poolside cocktails like the blueberry coconut sparkler, perfectly themed for any upcoming 4th of July celebration. 1800 Market St., 215.561.7500,

The Sporting Club at the Bellevue

You can sit poolside rain or shine when you take a trip to the Sporting Club’s indoor 25-meter junior Olympic-size pool. One of the biggest in the city, it’s the crown jewel of this exclusive club. Members will be treated to over 120 programs, fitness options, private lockers, use of the sauna, and swim classes for all levels. 224 S. Broad St., 215.985.9876,

Photography by: From Top to Bottom: Photography by Ocean Resort Casino, Courtesy of Ocean Resort Casino; Photography by Glu Hospitality, Courtesy of Vesper Day Club; Photography by Hope Helmuth, Courtesy of Level 28; Photography by Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa, Courtesy of Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa; Photography by Tropicana Atlantic City, Courtesy of Tropicana Atlantic City; Photography by Sonesta Philadelphia, Courtesy of Sonesta