Take a peek at rooftop pools at hotels in urban areas. This article recommends the Omni San Diego Hotel, the SLS Hotel at Beverly Hills and the pool at Warwick Denver Hotel (a rarity in that city), among others.
Universal Orlando Resort in Florida has begun accepting reservations for its new hotel, the island-themed Loews Sapphire Falls Resort. The 1,000-room property is slated to open in July 2016 with amenities that include a 16,000-square-foot, beach-entry pool and a Caribbean-style restaurant.
The Louisville, Ky., downtown development committee has delayed its decision on a proposal for a 600-room Omni Hotel due to design concerns. The $289 million hotel project would feature two restaurants, meeting space, a pool, rooftop bar and other amenities.
Midtown Manhattan's Yelo Spa offers a "Yelo cabin" where busy New Yorkers can come and nap in zero-gravity reclining chairs. Guests of the Benjamin Hotel, also in midtown, benefit from the hotel's partnership with Cornell University on a tailored sleep therapy program. Guests enjoy blackout drapes, eye masks and 10 pillow choices.
SLS Las Vegas Hotel & Casino, Fontainebleau Resort Miami Beach and The Beverly Hills Hotel, Los Angeles, are among the destinations available to travelers who want to experience hotels frequented by the original Rat Pack of Humphrey Bogart, Frank Sinatra, Cary Grant, Sammy Davis Jr. and Dean Martin.
Pick the best beach vacation at any of these luxury hotels on the beach. Check out the Four Seasons Maui with three on-site pools and stunning views; and the Esperanza Resort in Los Cabos, with a private beach and terrace whirlpools.