By Lydia Geisel | June 15, 2017 | Food & Drink
Sometimes, the water just isn’t enough to combat the Nevada rays. Take your summertime sunbathing routine to a new level with a chilled cocktail by your side. These five irresistible poolside concoctions are sure to elevate your lounging experience in Vegas this summer.
Sweltering afternoons often call for sweet, chilly treats, or ice-cold drinks. So, why not channel your inner-child with a libation that lets you enjoy both? Served at the resort’s Boulevard and Chelsea pools, this very adult play on the popsicle will not only entice your taste buds, it will also impress your Insta followers. As you relax on a spacious daybed, take turns sipping and noshing on this edible beverage. 3708 S. Las Vegas Blvd., 702-698-7000
Rum aficionados who are really feeling the heat can relish tropical flavors and a cool cup in their own private cabana. The aquatic playground’s Beach Bar & Grill boasts a number of frozen libations, including this traditional offering which sticks to it’s classic guns: Malibu rum, coconut cream purée, and pineapple juice. 3950 S. Las Vegas Blvd., 702-632-7777
Sandbar’s extensive cocktail menu lets thirsty city dwellers choose which frigid drink suits their mood best. Crafted from light rum, strawberry purée, lemon juice, and rocky candy syrup, this fruit-centric option is as sinfully delicious as the city it calls home. Other decadent frozen cocktails to taste-test include their Flavored Frozen Mule and Citrus Lemonade. 11011 W. Charleston Blvd., 702-797-7777
The luxe outdoor club at The Cromwell Hotel tops off their 65,000 square-foot stylish oasis with unparalleled panoramic views of the Strip, world renowned DJs, and cooling libations (like their scrumptious frozen marg). This season, trump your fellow tanners with a splash of Sauza and a sexy bikini. 3595 S. Las Vegas Blvd., 702-777-3800
While Las Vegas is famed for its incredible nightlife, that doesn't mean that the parties stop come daytime. ARIA’s poolside soirées put late-night drinking to shame with their sunshine state of mind and boozy frozen drinks. A perfect blend of strawberry and coconut, this hot weather beverage is fitting for sunbathing enthusiasts who need a flavorful refreshment to revive the partygoer within. 3730 S. Las Vegas Blvd., 702-590-7111