23 Tampa Bay pools that you should totally not sneak into

Yeah, the ocean is great and all but sometimes a good pool is king. Whether it's a trip to a free public…

By CL Staff

 Saddlebrook Resort and Spa    
    5700 Saddlebrook Way, Wesley Chapel, FL 33543 , (813) 907-44190 
    Price: rooms starting at $150    
     Okay, Saddlebrook probably the most expensive pool option on this list, but it deserved a spot simply because of the quantity and quality of the pools they have at this massive resort and spa. They have a half-million gallon superpool with water basketball and volleyball, swimming lanes, and hot tubs. 
    
    Photo via  Saddlebrook Resort and Spa/Facebook
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The 25 best things to do in Tampa Bay when it’s hot AF outside

If you live here you know it can be brutal outside all year round. So, if you're too burnt to spend another…

By CL Staff

Swim in a giant fake lagoon at Epperson Lagoon
    Epperson Lagoon, 31885 Overpass Rd, Wesley Chapel, 813-527-0775 lagooninformation.com 
     Epperson Lagoon’s purified, bright blue waters opened to the public late last year. The 7.5-acre, man made lake and beach has a little something for all ages and activity levels, featuring a waterslide, swim-up bar, floating obstacle course, concert area and kayak rentals. 
    
    Photo via Epperson/Facebook
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Cool off at one of these 10 luxurious Tampa Bay hotel pools without staying the night

Yeah, the beaches are a bit... iffy just now. And you're not interested in shelling out for a whole weekend staycation just…

By CL Staff

Tradewinds Resort
    5500 Gulf Blvd., St. Pete Beach
    The Tradewinds Resort's day pass is $45 well-spent — not only does it include the pool (pools, actually!), it includes the water fun — slides, bouncy-thing–in-the-water, mini-golf, paddle boats and that beach cabana the 18-year-old hot pool boy totally keeps telling you you can't use.
    Photo via Tradewinds Island Grand
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