The MGM Grand in Las Vegas is one of the best hotels on the Strip for an affordable and overall wonderful experience.
One of the top reasons to stay at the MGM Grand is the MGM Grand Pool Complex which spans 6.5 acres along with top-notch amenities.
It is one of the top vegas pools on the strip, up there with the Cosmopolitan Pools as well.
Check out our guide below to find out everything you need to know about this amazing pool complex.
MGM Grand Pool Complex – General Info
People come to Las Vegas just to stay at the MGM Grand and play all day under the sun at the Pool Complex.
The 6.5-acre complex offers four swimming pools, a lazy river, three whirlpools, poolside bars, cascading waterfalls, and plenty of modern amenities such as cabanas with flat-screen TVs.
Wet Republic Ultra Pool is a great choice for a party pool atmosphere, which is in its own separate venue within the complex.
The Ultra Pool is 54,500 square feet and includes intimate dipping pools, open-air lounges, a dedicated valet, and the hottest DJs on the strip headlining events every week. The Ultra Pool is adults only and fashionable swimwear is required.
MGM Grand Pool hours
- Pool Complex: 9:00 AM -6:00 PM
- Main Pool: 9:00 AM -6:00 PM
- Live Lucky Pool: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
- Private Reserve Pool (18+): 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
- Lazy River Pool: 10:00 AM -5:00 PM
- Splash Pool: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
- Pool Deck Food and Beverage Service: 10:00 AM -5:00 PM
- Cabana Grill Walk-Up: 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
The MGM Grand Pool Complex is open daily however if occupancy is low Monday-Thursday, the Private Reserve Pool for adults only may close for the day or close early.
MGM Grand Pool Cabanas, Reservations, and Pricing
One of the best ways to enjoy the MGM Grand Pool Complex is to rent a private cabana with daybeds and reserved seating. These cabanas are outfitted with televisions, luxury furniture, towel service, snacks, and guests will get half the rental price of the cabana back in beverage credits to be used poolside.
All reservations are daily reservations. Hourly reservations are not available.
Rates may also vary depending on the season, day, or special events.
No outside food or alcohol is permitted inside the pool. See the MGM Grand Pool Complex website for more details and rules on pool usage.
Reserve Seating $50 per day- 1 Guest
Get a poolside lounge chair with an umbrella to have poolside. You will also receive a bottle of water, Wi-Fi access, towel service, and a side table.
Pool Side Pod $300 per day- 2 Guests
These pods offer sunshade and can comfortably seat two guests. Private servers are also available and pod renters will receive half the rental fee back in drink credits. You will also receive the Wi-Fi password, a side table, storage cabinet, towel service, and a bolster pillow for ultimate comfort.
Lazy River Pod $350 per day- 2 Guests
The Lazy River Pods include a daybed with an umbrella for two guests, bolster pillows, Wi-Fi access, storage, and a personal host for food and beverage service. These luxury pods also include safes and towel service.
Pool Side Daybed $450 per day- 4 Guests
Perfect for families, a poolside day bed seats four guests and offers Wi-Fi access, an umbrella, and towel service along with a personal host for food and beverage service.
Lazy River Daybed $550 per day- 4 Guests
These daybeds that seat four are located along the lazy river. They are shaded and include a side table, bolster pillows, Wi-Fi access, personal safes, and a personal host to provide beverages, food, and towel service. Guests will receive back half the rental fee in food and beverage credit.
Premium Daybed $650 per day- 4 Guests
The premium daybeds are located along the pool’s edge and include four submerged deck chaises to enjoy the lazy river. Guests will also receive a dedicated server to provide food and beverage, and towel service.
Half of the reservation fee will be credited for food and beverage service. Personal safes, storage cabinets, and other amenities are included.
Private Reserve Cabana $800 per day- 10 Guests
Renting a private cabana poolside is the way to enjoy the MGM Grand Pool Complex in luxury. These cabanas are adults only and include ceiling fans, lounge chairs, coffee tables, and other furniture, pool rafts, televisions, personal hosts, and all the amenities. These spaces are available for parties of up to 10 guests.
East River Cabana $850 per day- 10 Guests
The East River Cabana includes all the luxuries and amenities of the Private Reserve Cabanas but is located at the back end of the lazy river with views of Wet Republic. There are 6 cabanas total in the East River. Renters will receive half of the rental back in food and beverage credits.
West River Cabana $850 per day- 10 Guests
The West River Cabana includes all the luxuries and amenities of the Private Reserve Cabanas but is located at the front of the lazy river. There is 8 cabanas total, and renters will receive half of the rental back in food and beverage credits.
MGM Party Cabana $1,000 per day- 20 Guests
The perfect spot to host your bachelor or bachelorette parties, birthday celebrations, and more, the MGM Party Cabana can host up to 20 guests and is ideal for entertaining poolside.
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These cabanas include all the amenities of the Private Reserve Cabanas but with 6 lounge chairs, refrigerators, and inner tubes for taking a trip around the Lazy River. Renters will receive half of the rental back in food and beverage credits.
Live Lucky Pool Cabana $1100 per day- 10 Guests
With only 6 available, these luxury cabanas can host 10 guests and are ideal for hosting small gatherings who want to spend a day lounging in style. The cabanas provide all the amenities of the Private Reserve Cabanas with personalized service and more. Renters will receive half of the rental back in food and beverage credits.
Location Within the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino
The Grand Pool Complex is located with The District on the MGM Grand property. Within the hotel, guests will head towards the KA Theatre and follow signs to the right towards The District.
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Guests will pass Morimoto, Hecho, and CSI experience down the escalators and down to the pool.
Guests entering from the Strip will walk through The Central pass The Buffet and Jabbawockeez venue, take a right at Avenue Café, pass the Lobby Bar, and head for the KA Theatre where they can then follow signs to The District and escalators to the pool.
Q: Wet Republic vs Pool Complex?
A: Wet Republic is a separate venue for nightlife entertainment during the daytime. Wet Republic is adults only and one of the best day clubs in Vegas.
The Pool Complex is for all ages to enjoy and focuses on traditional pool activities such as the Lazy River, whirlpools, and waterfalls.
Q: Is there a lazy river?
A: Yes, the Lazy River is one of the hallmarks of the MGM Grand Pool Complex.