Hot summer days have you searching for the best Phoenix pool parties? There’s no need to travel all the way to Vegas for an electric pool party scene. These Valley hot spots serve up splash-worthy events and where-to-be-seen parties for those triple-digit days.
Maya Day + Nightclub
If Vegas pool parties are your thing, then you won’t want to miss Maya Day + Nightclub. The Old Town Scottsdale venue boasts a 17,600-square-foot outdoor pool and patio areas complete with daybeds, lounges and private and VIP cabanas. A poolside stage plays host to live music and guest DJs. Throughout the summer months, the day club hosts multiple events like its Soundwave Pool Party Series, Night Swims, Soaked Saturdays and more. Expect beach balls, fishbowl cocktails and more at this top destination for some of the best Phoenix pool parties around.
Scottsdale’s hottest hotel is also home to a vibrant pool scene. The hotel’s stylish WET Deck is located on the second floor above the hotel’s entrance. In addition to Scottsdale views, the pool has underwater lighting and music plus cabanas, daybeds and lounging pods to strut your stuff all day long. While the pool is open every day, visit on the weekends for the most scene-worthy vibe.
Hotel Valley Ho
The OH Pool at this retro hotel has it all. From relaxing colorful chaise lounges and private cabanas to inventive cocktails and delish food, this spot is lacking nothing when it comes to a summer day. During the summer, jam out with live music and drink specials on the weekends. Events include Frosé Fridays, Session Saturdays and Recovery Sundays. Keep in mind, May through September, admittance to the pool on Saturdays and Sundays of holiday weekends requires reservations for a guest room, cabana or day bed.
The Saguaro Scottsdale
Scottsdale’s rainbow-colored hotel is home to a happening pool scene, complete with cheery yellow loungers, umbrellas and Instagram-able cabanas. Visit on Saturdays throughout the summer for days filled with music and community celebrating the Sonoran Desert.
Talking Stick Resort
For a pool party soundtrack that includes names like Steve Aoki, Dillon Francis and more, visit Talking Stick Resort for its Release VIP pool party series. Taking place every Saturday and Sunday throughout the summer, the parties consistently host world renowned top DJs for a wildly good time. There’s also cabanas available to rent so you can rock out while relaxing. Kick off the 2019 season on Friday, May 4 with Deorro and May 5 with Zedd.
LUSTRE Rooftop Bar
Downtown Phoenix’s only rooftop lounge, Lustre offers up stunning city views and a chic pool area. Located atop the Kimpton Hotel Palomar Phoenix, this cool spot serves up awesome cocktails, relaxing cabanas and local music. Kick off the summer fun on May 25 with cocktails, bbq, live music and more.
Scottsdale’s boutique hotel is hosting Liquid Sunshine, a pool party series happening every Saturday from 1 to 6 p.m. through the end of summer. Splash into a wildly fun day with live DJ entertainment, signature cocktails, inflatable floats, daybeds and private cabanas. Stay even longer during Memorial Day and Labor Day weekend when the fun stretches into Sunday Funday.
After the sun has gone down, head out on the town with our complete guide to the best Phoenix nightlife here.