By Rebecca David

Looking to cool off during these hot summer months and can’t make it up to the lake? Check out the luxurious pool options Reno and the surrounding area has to offer. With everything from VIP cabana to a spashtastic waterpark and nightlife pool side, options abound for all ages!

Peppermill Resort Hotel
Peppermill Resort Hotel

Laying out

Truly feel like you’re on vacation when relaxing by the luxurious pools at Peppermill Reno and Atlantis Casino Resort Spa. Soak up the sun in one of the lounge chairs around the pool or upgrade to one of their VIP cabana rentals. And no need to go inside for food, enjoy their outdoor restaurants and bars. Peppermill Reno has gorgeous upper and lower pool decks along with a mini pool and waterfall. Atlantis Casino Resort Spa is Reno’s only resort with indoor and outdoor pools. peppermillreno.com; atlantiscasino.com

Peppermill Spacaldarium
Peppermill Spacaldarium

It’s always a great time for everyone at Wild Island Family Adventure Park! They have a little lagoon and mini slides for the younger ones, a lazy river, wave pool, and multiple slides for the big kids — they even have an adults-only area at Kokomo’s Island Bar. Be sure to take a look at their cabanas, you get early entrance into the park when you rent one. wildisland.com

Wild Island
Wild Island

Get that resort-style feel for the whole family! Grand Sierra Resort is newly renovated with multiple pool levels. There is a splash pad/water playground for the little ones, resort pool for all ages, and an adults-only VIP infinity pool with its own bar for the 21+ crowd. grandsierraresort.com

The Carson Valley Swim Center in Minden is a fun-filled water environment for all ages. This play place offers everything from water slides and a rock wall above the water, to diving boards, swim lessons and classes. And if you’re looking to throw an event, they have great rental areas perfect for any special occasion. cvswim.com

Lazy River
Lazy River, Wild Island Family Adventure Park

Marina life

Get out on the lake at the Sparks Marina. Enjoy sailing, windsurfing, swimming, scuba diving, fishing, boating and more. They also have walking path and beaches surrounding the lake, as well as volleyball courts, a dog park, playgrounds, picnic areas and a concession stand. There is a lifeguard at the north beach, see their website for dates and times they are on duty. If you want to make this a weekend getaway, check out the Sparks Marina RV Park. cityofsparks.us; sparksmarinarvpark.com

Grown-up nightlife

Continue your pool party into the night at LEX Nightclub inside Grand Sierra Resort. Although there is no swimming, the atmosphere is awesome with VIP booths and the dance floor surrounding the pool. They have guest DJ’s, professional dancers and performers, and a state-of-the-art lighting system that will keep you dancing all night. grandsierraresort.com

No matter what kind of pool adventure you’re looking for, Reno has you covered. Tag us in all your fun pool adventures this summer using #getawayrt.