Beverly Hills Hotel Pools
Here in Beverly Hills, relaxation is an art form and an experience to be enjoyed by all. The hotels on this list feature pools that set the perfect scene for the ultimate party or offer the utmost in luxurious pampering – whichever your style! With L.A.'s perpetual sunshine and mild year-round climate, you’ll find these pools to be the highlight of your next visit to Beverly Hills.
Take a dip in the historic Aqua Star Pool at The Beverly Hilton. The pool was inaugurated by film star and competitive swimmer Esther Williams who swam through white gardenias in 1955. Sixty years later the pool continues to be a popular destination for celebrities and hotel regulars alike.
Fans may remember the 1999 Golden Globe Awards when Angelina Jolie won the award for Best Performance by an Actress in Gia. Keeping good on her word from an interview during award season, Jolie took a post-show plunge in the Aqua Star Pool, still in her Randolph Duke gown!
Over at The Beverly Hills Hotel, a legendary getaway for countless celebrities and VIPs, those spending their day by the pool will enjoy complimentary refreshments like frozen peanut butter cups, mini cones of soft serve ice cream and mojito pops, which are available at various times throughout the day. The hotel also keeps guests looking fresh by offering an Evian mist and complimentary sunglass cleaning.
Adding to the star treatment, cabanas at The Beverly Hills Hotel are outfitted with a fruit bowl, complimentary wifi, bottled water, a 46” LCD television with Blu-ray DVD player and privacy curtains to help create your own private escape. Looking to get a bit more sun? Not a problem. Cabana rentals come complete with reserved chaise lounges and umbrellas, getting you closer to the pool, perfect for working on that tan.
Truth be told, an entire day could be spent on Montage Beverly Hills’ roof without ever dipping a toe in their Mediterranean style pool. Offering 360 degree views of Los Angeles and The Rooftop Grill located poolside, the entire deck is primed for luxurious rest and relaxation.
For the ultimate experience, book a poolside cabana outfitted with Evian misters and flat screen TVs. The Montage offers an array of cabana packages including a duo of special options for couples headed toward marital bliss. Their Bachelor Package includes wings, sliders and beer, while the Bachelorette package comes with a spa membership for the day to the Forbes Five-Star rated Spa Montage and a selection of summer cocktails or a bottle of rosé. A Family Fun cabana package caters to kids with lunch, fruit smoothies and pool toys and crafts.
SIXTY Beverly Hills’ pool is the place to see and be seen in Beverly Hills. The rooftop pool offers stunning views of Los Angeles and features six private cabanas, each equipped with private fireplaces and cocktail tables. The pool is even decked out with Swarovski crystals lining its interior. The original plan, to encrust the entire basin in the gems, was nixed due to potentially creating a blinding glare for overpassing planes.
The hotel’s trendy lounge, A60, is on the rooftop terrace, serving up specialty cocktails like Watermelon Margaritas and Beverly Hills Lemonade, and snacks and meals, such as Lobster Mac ‘n Cheese and Braised Short Ribs. The popular rooftop hangout is open to not only hotel guests, but locals as well.
Modeled after Sophia Loren’s private Italian Villa, Beverly Wilshire’s pool is a tranquil oasis. Nestled in the courtyard of the hotel’s southern tower, the pool provides a private respite within our bustling city. Guests can rent lounge chairs, day beds and private cabanas which come with a fruit bowl, Moet Champagne and lunch at Pool Bar & Café.
Though you must be a hotel guest to enjoy the pool, Beverly Wilshire also grants access to those who book a spa treatment of 60 minutes or longer. Between The Spa’s renowned treatments, full use of spa facilities like the Eucalyptus Steam Room and the pool deck’s serene atmosphere, even locals feel like they’re vacationing half way around the world.
The Peninsula’s 60-foot pool, which offers views of Century City, downtown LA and the Hollywood Hills, is lined with cabanas and features a Jacuzzi at the end of the pool deck. The cabanas are some of the most spacious and well-stocked in town offering a flat-screen TV, DVD player, iPod dock and a ceiling fan. Guests may order meals from the adjacent Roof Garden restaurant or light fare from the Naturally Peninsula Menu.
Once a long-term residence for iconic celebrities like Marilyn Monroe, Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz, Avalon Hotel Beverly Hills features a mid-century modern oasis artfully created by renowned designer, Kelly Wearstler. The Avalon pool features a 2,360 square foot private cabana space, making it the ultimate poolside Beverly Hills venue.
Enjoy a dip at the hotel’s iconic hourglass shaped pool featuring complimentary Wi-Fi and poolside yoga classes on Saturdays. Guests may also dine by the pool at Viviane, an elegant eatery, which caters the pool deck and provides in-room dining guests with its modern Californian interpretation of classic European and American cuisine. Specialty summer cocktails are available during the Avalon’s oasis pool parties every Sunday through September, where guests can enjoy music from a live DJ and drinks, such as a refreshing Piña Colada.
Featuring a newly renovated and redesigned Grand Piano shaped pool, this hidden gem at Mosaic Hotel is the perfect location to relax in the city. After an eventful day of sightseeing, spend some time by the pool accompanied by a variety of amenities, including complimentary Wi-Fi, a well-equipped gym located on-site and a fully accommodating spa.
By sundown, the Outdoor Garden maintains its warm glow with candle lit tables, ambient lighting, and the hotel’s poolside fire pit. For a more secluded experience, guests can stay in the “Pool Suite” where a 75-foot balcony overlooks the pool and offers a private entrance. There are also four private lounging areas where guests can sit by the pool for business or pleasure. For personalized service for pool guests, dining and bar services can be delivered to lounge chairs or patio tables.
The rooftop terrace pool at Viceroy L’Ermitage Beverly Hills features a stunning 360 degree view of Los Angeles including the Hollywood Hills and the iconic Hollywood sign. Complete with poolside bites and refreshing cocktails, valid through September 30, 2016, the hotel’s Sun Soaked Summer - Rooftop Pool Experience offer includes overnight suite accommodations, two reserved loungers, a choice of bottomless mimosas or Bloody Mary’s, and a picnic basket brimming with snacks for two.
The hotel’s cabana service can comfortably accommodate up to twelve people and includes a carafe of mimosas or sangria. If you’re traveling with little ones, Viceroy L’Ermitage Beverly Hills also offers a diverse selection of courtesy poolside amenities ranging from fresh robes, towels, sunscreen, pool toys and hooded towels for kids. Families are sure to enjoy the fun in the sun at this tranquil paradise.
From celebrity swims and private cabanas to specialty cocktails and Swarovski crystals, these luxurious pools are the perfect way to soak up the sun in true Beverly Hills style. Plan your visit to one of these Beverly Hills hotels today!