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Escape the ordinary this summer at Loews Hotels
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Escape the ordinary this summer at Loews Hotels

Top rooftop and outdoor spots to toast the summer season

Summer is here and with it comes the irresistible call of the outdoors. At Loews Hotels, we've got you covered, whether you're dreaming of rooftop cocktails with breathtaking cityscapes, relaxing poolside, or unforgettable adventures under the open sky. Our collection of stunning rooftop spaces transforms into vibrant summer havens, perfect for dining alfresco. Take a refreshing dip in one of our inviting pools, offering poolside cabanas and delicious food and beverage service. Experience unforgettable adventures with our curated program of activities. Loews Hotels offers a variety of experiences that let you soak up the summer sun.

Chicago: Streeterville Social

Located at the Loews Chicago Hotel in the heart of downtown with sweeping views of the city, Streeterville Social is not only a great after-work and weekend gathering ground but a cocktail and culinary destination. Lead by Executive Chef Trevor Hoyte, the culinary team delivers an innovative and global approach to its fare. Equally impressive are the cocktails you’ll find on the roof. From creative spins on classics to frozen concoctions, you’re sure to find something to wet your whistle.

A Hand Holding A Lemon
Photo credit: @glutenandglitter13

Kansas City: Horsefeather Social

Not all outdoor spaces are created equal.  KCer’s and out-of-towners will appreciate this outdoor bar and lawn space located on the 7th floor of the newly opened Loews Kansas City Hotel in Downtown KC. Guests are invited to sip on the ‘Horsefeather’ a Midwest favorite developed in the early 1900s and an iteration of the classic Horse’s Neck cocktail (similar to a Moscow Mule), munch on locally inspired bar bites and take in the Instagram worthy views of the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts. A visit to this seasonal outdoor bar will not disappoint.

A Glass Of Beer On A Table

St. Louis: The Bullock

The Bullock is a stunning outdoor terrace with unmatched Busch Stadium views, overlooking all of the action in Ballpark Village. Featuring communal tables, an extra-large television, and an expansive fireplace set in the center, this is a prime special event space. From MLB post-game podcasts to live music and more, it is the perfect summer hang-out for guests and locals alike.

A Courtyard With A Table And Benches

Arlington: Loews Arlington Hotel

The Veranda is the al fresco extension of Loews Arlington Hotel's signature Italian restaurant, Farena. Located under a covered patio overlooking the Resort pool, The Veranda serves the full Farena menu but offers a change in ambiance for those that want to drink or dine under the Texas sky. 

Nothing says relaxation like a frosty margarita served next to a crystal blue pool while soaking up the sun - an experience Tomar el Sol is built to provide. Translated “to drink up the sun,” the poolside cantina offers traditional taqueria favorites such as tacos, empanadas, quesadillas, guacamole, and street corn, supplemented with salads, burgers and flatbreads to satisfy all guests. Reserve a poolside cabana for the perfect symmetry of sun and shade.

Live! by Loews - Arlington

Soaring columns and striking views of AT&T Stadium, home to the Dallas Cowboys, paired with live music and creative cocktails make Clover Club the perfect place for Live! by Loews - Arlington hotel guests and locals to enjoy a pre-game tailgate, happy hour with friends or a night cap after walking back from a concert. 

Soak up luxury at SOAK Pool and Bar. Enjoy your favorite beverage from your spot in the pool, take a seat at the SOAK Bar, or gather with your friends on the daybeds and outdoor lounges on the expansive patio. SOAK offers local, domestic, and imported beers, wine, and cocktails, along with juices, soft drinks, and light bites perfect for sharing. 

Orlando: Bar 17 Bistro and Strong Water Tavern

Picture this: the sun dipping low on the horizon, casting a glow on the adventure that awaits at Universal Orlando Resort, while you’re clinking glasses with your travel buddy. Bar 17 Bistro at Universal Aventura Hotel is known for the best bao buns and refreshing cocktails to pair with one of the most beautiful spots to catch the Florida sunset on your vacation. 

The night doesn’t end there. Stroll next door to Loews Sapphire Falls Resort and check out the award-winning Strong Water Tavern. Let one of our rum captains take you on a rum tasting journey through the Caribbean and enjoy Chef Carlos Castano’s one-of-a-kind tapas-style menu while you take in the views of Universal Islands of Adventure from the terrace.

San Diego: Loews Coronado Bay Resort

Sunset dining on Bay Terrace | Loews Coronado Bay Resort 

In San Diego, it’s all about the water, and the outdoor terrace at Cays Lounge offers unparalleled views of the San Diego Bay and city skyline. Whether you're craving light bites, signature cocktails, or locally crafted brews, this vibrant lounge has it all. With live music and happy hour, Cays Lounge is the perfect place to sip, savor and socialize.

Kick off the weekend with us every Friday through Labor Day for Summer Fridays Sips on our scenic Bay Terrace, featuring a rotating lineup of new beverage tastings each week.

Pool Cocktails | La Cantina | Loews Coronado Bay Resort 

If you prefer relaxing by the pool, head to La Cantina at Loews Coronado Bay where you can and bask in the California sunshine while indulging in authentic south-of-the-border flavors. Enjoy irresistible tacos, loaded nachos and zesty margaritas for a perfect poolside dining experience.

Tucson, Arizona: Loews Ventana Canyon Resort 

Woman at Outdoor Pool

In Tucson, the sizzling summer is best spent poolside with a refreshing beverage in hand – just one of the many delights waiting for you at Bill's Grill. The menu features a tempting array of Sonoran Mexican cuisine including mouth-watering tacos, burgers and flavorful wraps, as well as a selection of drinks to keep you cool in the Arizona heat. 

Flying V Restaurant outdoor seating | Loews Ventana Canyon Resort

For an unforgettable dinner experience at Loews Ventana Canyon Resort, grab a seat on the Flying V patio. Enjoy breathtaking scenic views while savoring delicious Southwest flavors. Don’t miss the tableside guacamole, expertly crafted to your liking by our ‘guacamoliere’, the resort’s very own guacamole expert.

Coral Gables, Florida: Loews Coral Gables Hotel

Loews Coral Gables Pool Deck

In Coral Gables, tropical vibes abound at Loews Coral Gables Hotel's rooftop pool. Located on the 9th floor with spectacular panoramic views of downtown Miami and The City Beautiful, spend the day poolside soaking up the sun and enjoying handcrafted cocktails and authentically local bites from Phineas. Elevate your pool day when you book a cabana, complete with flat screen TVs, dedicated butler service, VIP welcome treats and more. Not a hotel guest? No problem. Purchase a day pass to enjoy the best of the summer at the hotel's rooftop oasis. 

Phineas Bar | Loews Coral Gables Hotel

End your day of Miami sun worship with happy hour at Phineas or at the hotel's signature restaurant and bar, Americana Kitchen, both offering daily specials on delicious sharable dishes and refreshing drinks. 

Ready to plan your summer adventure? Visit Summerfest by Loews Hotels to discover the perfect escape for you.