Top 8 Pool Party Hotels In Palm Springs, California, USA - Updated 2023


Palm Springs is a desert resort city within Coachella Valley that offers plenty of things to do, including hiking, biking, and horseback riding opportunities. Palm Springs is also home to many museums such as the Agua Caliente Cultural Museum, Palm Springs Air Museum, Palm Springs Art Museum, and more. With many golf courses around the region, Palm Springs is also a perfect golf vacation destination in California. Apart from sports, outdoor activities, and sightseeing, Palm Springs is also a popular destination for party lovers. Although a great city to enjoy the nightlife, you don’t have to wait for the sun to set before you start partying. The desert oasis has some of the best pool parties in the US, which attract young people from across the nation. Check out some of the top pool party hotels in Palm Springs.

1. Best Western Plus Las Brisas Hotel (from USD 179)

Best Western Plus Las Brisas Hotel is located just a few minutes from Palm Springs city center. Featuring an outdoor pool and bar, guests get to enjoy lively pool parties, of course, with the best quality drinks and appetizers. Each room of this hotel is warmly decorated and equipped with a seating area and an office desk. You will also be provided with access to WiFi and free parking spaces on the premises.

Apart from cozy lodging, it also offers a fitness center for those guests with a strict exercise routine and a hot tub if you are looking for relaxation.

Best Western Plus Las Brisas Hotel

Wifi Available

Address: 222 South Indian Canyon Drive
Accommodates: 4

Parking Room service Bar 24-hour front desk Fitness centre Garden Non-smoking rooms Business centre

2. The Saguaro Palm Springs (from USD 114)

This party hotel in Palm Springs attracts young travelers looking for nightlife in the city. Known for its canopies and vibrant colors, the hotel offers free airport transfers to all guests. All rooms at The Saguaro have a flat-screen TV, a private bathroom with complimentary toiletries, and free Wi-Fi access. El Jefe and Rocco’s are two restaurants at this hotel that serve multi-cuisine food for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

If you are looking to relax, head to the spa for a rejuvenating treatment or take a yoga session. Apart from great rooms and dining options, this hotel also has a pool, which is the place to be if you are looking to party. During summers, the hotel hosts the Swim Meet, a pool party series that you can enjoy with a few drinks and great music. It can get very crowded during peak season and it is recommended to reserve a daybed by the poolside in advance.

Sun Dream is another pool party series at The Saguaro, which takes place only on select Sundays. Rinse, the latest pool party series at The Saguaro brings together the best music and perfect desert vibe.

The Saguaro Palm Springs

Wifi Available

Address: 1800 East Palm Canyon Drive
Accommodates: 6

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-hour front desk Fitness centre

3. Ace Hotel and Swim Club Palm Springs (from USD 279)

This lazy river hotel is located near shopping and golfing opportunities. The rooms are tastefully decorated with vintage, desert and surfing items. Some amenities include free Wi-Fi, 24-hour room service and a mini bar. Head to the gym if you want to burn those extra calories or just relax in the steam room. Amigo Room, the bar at the hotel, is popular among locals for its extensive collection of beer and cocktails. Ace Hotel and Swim Club boasts two vibrant swimming pools. One of the pools is just an ideal place where you can relax while the other pool is perfect for partying. This hotel has earned the reputation of hosting one of the best pool parties in the city during summers. Parties sometimes have themes, which depends on the time of the year and events. Poolside parties are held each weekend with live music and Djs. The Ace also hosts a Full Moon Party every month to celebrate the full moon with tarot card readings, free dancing and more.

Ace Hotel and Swim Club Palm Springs

Wifi Available

Address: 701 East Palm Canyon
Accommodates: 10

Parking Pets allowed Room service 24-hour front desk Golf course (within 3 km) Garden Terrace Non-smoking rooms

4. The Riviera Palm Springs, A Tribute Portfolio Resort (from USD 198)

This desert oasis is a short drive away from Palm Springs Convention Center, Palm Springs Arial Tramway, and the downtown. A 10-minute drive will take you to three golf courses. Comfortable bedding, flat-screen TV, Internet connectivity, and a private bathroom with complimentary toiletries are some features of all the guest rooms. This hotel has two outdoor pools with spa tubs, which are ideal to relax during your holidays.

Rent the poolside cabana if you want to spend quality time with your partner. Pamper yourself at the hotel’s Azure Spa, which offers Indonesian, Thai, and Balinese therapies. Café Palmetto at the hotel is open for breakfast and lunch. It offers simple but bold flavors of California. Spend some time inside the cafe or the beautiful outdoor patio overlooking the pool. Head to The Landing bar and lounge, a perfect place to enjoy cocktails and small bites.

Riviera has many dining options to satisfy your cravings but the Soleil Pool is the place to be if you are in Palm Springs to party. Poolside dining is available at Soleil, where you can enjoy refreshing cocktails. This hotel in Palm Springs features DJs and pool parties with live music.

Margaritaville Resort Palm Springs

Wifi Available

Address: 1600 North Indian Canyon Drive
Accommodates: 4

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-hour front desk Sauna Fitness centre

5. La Quinta Resort & Club, A Waldorf Astoria Resort (from USD 408)

This hotel is located 32.2 kms (20 miles) from Palm Springs International Airport. Once you are here, you won’t feel the need to go out for dining or recreational purposes. You have access to a variety of recreation facilities, which include five golf courses and tennis courts. A state-of-the-art fitness center and a spa offering massage and facials are also at your disposal. When hunger strikes, you can eat at Adobe Grill serving authentic Mexican food and Morgan’s in the Desert for a fine-dining experience. You can enjoy drinks at Twenty6 or Ernie’s Sports Bar. This resort is perfect for summers as you can take a dip in one of the 41 pools. The family-friendly main pool is ideal if you want to splash with your kids or just relax on the deck. The Plunge adult-only pool is a popular escape for those looking for some fun. You don’t have to wait for summers for pool parties to kick off. Plunge has pool parties each weekend throughout the year. You only get access to this pool party if you are staying at this hotel.

La Quinta Resort & Club, Curio Collection

Wifi Available

Address: 49-499 Eisenhower Drive
Accommodates: 6

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-hour front desk Tennis court

6. Hotel Arrive, Palm Springs (from USD 320)

Located near the downtown, the rooms in this luxury hotel feature a private bathroom with a rain shower, a hairdryer and free boutique bath products. The onsite restaurant called Reservoir serves American, Latin American and International cuisine for breakfast, brunch and dinner. On Fridays, dive-in movie nights are good fun if you are looking to watch a movie under the stars. The movie starts at dusk and you are encouraged to show up early and grab a seat or float in the pool as it is open to non-guests also. Each Sunday, you’ll also find great music playing by the pool, so just grab your swimsuit and dive in with your friends.

ARRIVE Palm Springs - Adults Only

Wifi Available

Address: 1551 North Palm Canyon Drive
Accommodates: 2

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Meeting/banquet facilities Bar Golf course (within 3 km) Non-smoking rooms Facilities for disabled guests

7. Renaissance Palm Springs Hotel (from USD 188)

This hotel with pool is located close to the airport and captures the essence of desert living. All rooms have large windows and modern furniture to make your stay feel very comfortable. Each room also includes ironing and coffee making facilities. Spa Del Sol at the hotel is the perfect place if you are looking for a rejuvenating facial or soothing massage. Enjoy American and International cuisine at the hotel’s Rocks Lounge and Date restaurant. Renaissance has one of the largest outdoor pools in the area, which is perfect if you want to relax while sipping a refreshing cocktail. This hotel also hosts Splash House, one of the best pool parties you’ll ever visit in Palm Springs.

Renaissance Palm Springs Hotel

Wifi Available

Address: 888 Tahquitz Canyon Way
Accommodates: 4

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-hour front desk Tennis court Fitness centre

8. Hotel Zoso (from USD 129)

This hotel is located near Palm Canyon Drive and at a walking distance to Plaza de las Flores Shopping Center, Agua Caliente Cultural Museum and Desert Fashion Plaza Shopping Center. Some of the rooms at this hotel include balconies offering views of San Jacinto Mountains. Some rooms offer direct access to the pool. The hotel’s restaurant serves food from locally grown ingredients. Want to spend a relaxing afternoon? Head to the poolside and rent a private cabana. Here, you can enjoy a refreshing cocktail that’s perfect for a sun-kissed-afternoon. The poolside is also perfect if you are in the mood to party. The hotel hosts a summer pool party series called “Swim Dance Happiness Day Club” every Sunday from 11 a.m to 6 p.m. Here, you can dance to the tunes played by the DJ while enjoying a few drinks by the poolside.

Hotel Zoso

Wifi Available

Address: 150 South Indian Canyon Drive
Accommodates: 4

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-hour front desk Fitness centre

Enjoy pool parties in Palm Springs

Pool parties in Palm Springs normally kick off during the Memorial Day weekend. Some pool parties are so crowded that only hotel guests are allowed to enter. Ensure you pick the best hotel to enjoy a great pool party in Palm Springs.

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