Pool Days to Book When You’re on a Budget

Getaways are expensive. We get it. Here at ResortPass, we think staycations and vacations should be easy to book at any budget.

Here, we’re rounding up our 8 picks for best budget resorts so you can make any day a getaway. At last, a vacation you don’t have to save for.

Newport Beachside Hotel & Resort

Newport Beachside Hotel & Resort in Sunny Isles Beach, FL

Talk about a one-two punch. At Newport Beachside Hotel & Resort in Sunny Isles, Florida, your day pass includes pool and private beach access. Set right on the sand in North Miami, a day at this tropical paradise is a steal at $20. If you still need convincing, the hotel offers 20% off food and drink service to ResortPass guests. Bottoms up.

Holiday Inn Orlando Suites

Holiday Inn Resort Orlando Suites in Orlando, FL

Now here’s something the whole family will love. This Orlando water park is ideal for guests who want less crowds and more thrills. A massive heated pool, two whirlpools, four-story water tower, seven slides and 400-gallon water dump tank are all included in your day pass, starting at $25.

The Lafayette Hotel, Swim Club & Bungalows

The Lafayette Hotel in San Diego, CA

If you have a thing for old Hollywood, you’re going to want to visit The Lafayette Hotel. Designed by former Tarzan and five-time gold medal winner Johnny Weissmuller in 1946, this glamorous haunt was once frequented by the likes of Ava Gardner and Bob Hope. Top Gun’s “You’ve Lost That Loving Feeling” bar scene was even filmed here. Soak in all that history by the pool, starting at $10.

Hotel Shangri-La

Hotel Shangri-La in Santa Monica, CA

Nestled right next to the ocean in Santa Monica, the Hotel Shangri-La is an ideal spot for guests who want luxury without paying full price. Day passes start at $25 and include access to the outdoor heated pool (reminiscent of the historic Queen Mary’s pool deck!) hot tub and poolside food and drink service. Fancy that? Book here.

V Palm Springs

V Palm Springs in Palm Springs, CA

No one does rest and relaxation quite like Palm Springs. At the V Palm Springs, leisure is your top priority. With the stunning San Jacinto Mountains as a backdrop, this resort delivers on a one-of-a-kind desert experience. With day passes starting at $25, you won’t be worried about breaking the bank.

The Scottsdale Plaza Resort

The Scottsdale Plaza Resort in Scottsdale, AZ

You really can do it all at The Scottsdale Plaza Resort. Located on 40 lush acres of Arizona property, the hotel boasts three heated pools, a 24-hour fitness center, 2 lighted tennis courts and a private putting green. Whether you want to take in every activity or do nothing at all, the $25 price tag is just right. Book here.

The Stella Hotel

The Stella Hotel in Bryan, TX

You know what they say about Texas. You’re getting big bang for your buck at this Bryan-College Station resort, where your day pass includes access to two outdoor swimming pools, a hot tub, fitness center and a 10,000 sq. ft. backyard featuring classic lawn games. Unwind at sunset by the fire pit. Smile knowing you only spent $25.

W Dallas – Victory

W Dallas – Victory in Dallas, TX

Believe it or not, views like this actually come cheap. Sit back and relax while you take in the stunning Dallas cityscape at the W Dallas – Victory, starting at $25. Your day pass also comes with poolside food and drink service, so we suggest you experience true Southern hospitality from the WET Deck. Luxury on a budget sure is nice.

Vacation more, spend less. Book your pool day on a budget now.