5 Rad Swimming Pools to Hit This Summer


By Stephanie Oh, Markets Media Life Correspondent

Public pools these ain’t! If you want to keep cool, but want more than six inches of human-free water surrounding you, try these five radical and luxurious swimming pools in Manhattan (and Brooklyn)!

1. La Piscine at Hôtel Americano

Image via Yelp/La Piscine

Image via Yelp/La Piscine

With an ice-cold orange mojito, you can sit nearby the pool and enjoy a magnificent view of the Hudson River. The pool is available with a $40 day pass and is open Mon-Fri from 9 pm to 5 pm; weekends after 2 pm.

Hôtel Americano
518 West 27th Street
New York, NY 10001
(212) 525-0000


2. McCarren Hotel & Pool

Image via McCarren Hotel

Image via McCarren Hotel

As one of the largest outdoor swimming pools in New York, McCarren Hotel provides guests with a saltwater pool with ample deck space for chilling and relaxing from the heat. You can order a cocktail or freshly served light bites. GA starts from $45, and reservation is required in advance.

McCarren Hotel
160 North 12th Street
Brooklyn, NY 11249
(718) 218-7500

3. Soho House

Soak up the sun in this open pool and a terrace where you can enjoy the Manhattan view incognito.

Soho House NY 
29-35 Ninth Avenue
New York, NY 10014
(212) 627-9800

4. Room Mate Grace Hotel

Image via Yelp/Rob.K

Image via Yelp/Rob.K

With its colored lights, the Grace Hotel offers a party-like ambiance even in the swimming pools. You pay $10 for general admission, and you can enjoy the summer oasis all night long.

Room Mate Grace Hotel NY 
125 West 45th Street
New York, NY 10036
(212) 354-2323

5. Le Bain at The Standard

Le Bain/Photo by Neil Aline

Le Bain/Photo by Neil Aline

Get yourself wet in Le Bain where famous DJs are known to chill. When entering The Standardyou’ll feel transported into a Californian ambiance with a jaw-dropping view and a perfect place to hang with your mates.

the Standard Hotel 
848 Washington Street
New York, NY 10014
(212) 645-7600

All images via official websites/FB/Yelp/Pexels

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