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It's 5 o'Clock Somewhere: America's Best Swim-up Bars

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What's better than lounging in a pool? Booze. What's better than booze? Lounging in a pool with booze.

Ah, vacation. After a long, difficult day of shopping, arduous spa treatments, exhausting sunbathing and strenuous sight-seeing, you'll probably need a drink (relaxing is hard work, after all!). Fortunately at these swim-up bars you no longer have to make the difficult choice between drinking and swimming! So, dive into this list of the most lavish swim-up bars in America!

Four Seasons Resort Maui at Wailea

With an underwater music system, bubble loungers and multiple free-standing and poolside bars, you may just spend your entire Hawaiian vacation in the adults-only Serenity Pool (added bonus: it's an infinity pool) at this relaxing resort. You'll be saying "Mahalo" to the Tiki gods in no time!

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North Beach Plantation

Forget the salty, cold Atlantic Ocean and dive into this relaxing pool the comes complete with a swim-up bar. Since the hotel also has a lazy river, you could enjoy a fruity umbrella cocktail while floating around in an inner tube...pure aquatic and booztastic bliss!

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La Paloma Resort and Spa

This enormous pool (complete with water slide and dive-in movies at night) has a swim-up bar where you can get any drink you crave, and you can even order snacks! Just remember to wait half an hour after you eat before swimming- you don't want to get a cramp!

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Hotel Galvez

Hotel Galvez offers the ornate architecture and opulent feel of a historical hotel, with the modern amenities needed for a relaxing vacation- luxurious aqua bar included!

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Room Mate Grace

A trendy rooftop pool in Times Square with a breathtaking view of Manhattan, plus a DJ spinning poolside...AND an epic pool bar?? You'll never want to leave this hip city oasis.

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