Swimsuit season is approaching rapidly, which can mean only one thing – pool parties are just around the corner! And we all know which city offers the best rooftop bars and poolside soiree venues in all of California – yes, it has to be L.A. (especially with its extremely buzzy and exciting social events schedule).

Here are 9 pool party venues in Los Angeles that you simply have to check out:

  1. The Beverly Hilton, Beverly Hills

    Beverly HiltonFor those of you who are looking for the genuine old-school Hollywood vibe, the Beverly Hilton is among the first pool party venues in Los Angeles you should visit. This amazing club is where the Golden Globe awards event takes place, which means you would be hanging out at the very pool where classic Hollywood mega-stars like Judy Garland, Frank Sinatra, Esther Williams and Grace Kelly used to party hard.

  2. Montage, Beverly Hills

    Montage is a cool pool party venue that provides its respectful guests with a breath-taking panoramic view of Hollywood Hills and the stunning Beverly Hills landscape. If you want to relax by their glamorous pool, have a couple of delicious cocktails, and get loose dancing to always fun DJ sets, this one is right up your alley.

  3. Petit Ermitage, West Hollywood

    Petit ErmitagePetit Ermitage is a rather exclusive and classy boutique pool party club that offers its guests a true Mediterranean vibe and a stunning 360 degree view of the Hollywood Hills. If you seek a glimpse into the true meaning of the phrase high life, this one should definitely be on the top of your list.

  4. Hollywood Roosevelt, Hollywood

    Hollywood Roosevelt became one of the most visited pool party venues in Los Angeles after Dodd Mitchell, the famous designer, did one hell of a job restoring this amazing 1927 Hollywood landmark and gave it a Spanish colonial vibe back in 2003. A huge number of A-list celebrities say Hollywood Roosevelt is their go to pool place in L.A.

  5. Ace Hotel, Downtown Los Angeles

    Ace HotelAce Hotel is another surefire option for all of you on the prowl for a cool rooftop ambience, affordable but excellent cocktails, and a view of LA’s city skyline that is nothing short of stellar. This venue is insanely popular and is a perfect place to spice up your prime nightlife entertainment. Late-night cocktails are to die for.

  6. Loews Hotel, Santa Monica

    Loews pool is known for hosting some of the craziest pool parties in Southern California, and we agree completely. The hotel features extraordinary views of the Santa Monica Pier and the Pacific Ocean.

  7. W Hollywood, Hollywood Blvd

    W HollywoodW Hollywood is currently one of the hottest venues in all of Los Angeles. It is located on the iconic intersection of Hollywood and Vine, and it offers mesmerizing views and the wildest pool parties in town. The place offers a fabulous WET Deck for hosting private events, corporate parties, movie premieres…

  8. The London, West Hollywood

    For those seeking a British style/sunny Californian fusion, The London is the place for you. The venue boasts a gorgeous garden-style rooftop deck with a charming pool and offers a stunning 360 view of West Hollywood and Los Angeles.

  9. Mondrian, West Hollywood

    mondrian hotelIf you are looking for pure sophistication and borderline decadent vibe, Mondrian might just be your cup of tea (read cocktail). This pool is definitely among the most visited pool party venues in Los Angeles and it simply must be included in your pool party venues list.

What is your favorite LA venue for partying hard by the pool? Feel free to mention it in the comments section, and don’t forget to check out LitApp for more articles like this one!