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Updated April 14, 2020.
JW Marriott Los Angeles L.A. Live
900 West Olympic Boulevard, Central L.A. / Downtown
Los Angeles, CA 90015
Adult Admission Price & Policy
Single-swim admission is not available to the general public, unless registered as a guest at the hotel.
Full-Size, Year-Round Pools & Boards
80f x 25f, rectangular, unstriped, outdoors,
Teams That Use This Facility
We have no web links or contact information for teams that train at this facility.
There are two outdoor swimming pools visible in the Google Maps Satellite View photograph of this site; this listing is for the pool closer to Microsoft Theater. The other pool is at the Ritz-Carlton, which is the subject of a separate listing.
The pool is in the shape of two 40-foot long boxes placed end-to-end, but slightly offset, which reduces the straight-line width of the pool by about five feet.
It also has staircase entries across the width of the pool at both ends that reduce the "swimmable" length by two or three feet at each end.
This is a rooftop pool. I'm not sure exactly how long it is. I think the “swimmable” length is about 25 yards or so. On both ends of the pool there are stairs to walk into the pool. When I first got in I thought it was going to be super irritating because how do you do flip turns with stairs? But it was way easier to swim in than I expected; I just flipped and aimed to push off on third stair on each side. It was about 82ºF or so.