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Best Places to Swim Near Your Luxury Apartment in Midtown Houston

Beat the heat this summer at these awesome swimming locations around your Luxury Apartment in Midtown Houston! Whether you choose to hang at the pool, beach, or lake, we’ve got you covered in this list!


Lake Longhorn

Lake Longhorn has areas for fishing, swimming, boating, and the option to rent canoes, kayaks, and paddleboards for the day. Entry is $15 per person, and to rent a kayak, paddleboard, or canoe for the day is $15. Spend the day with friends and family, full of activities for everyone to enjoy on this 30 acre plot! Only 1 hour from downtown Houston.


Lake Livingston

At $5 per person aged 13 and up, Lake Livingston is an affordable swimming location with enough space and activities for everyone to find something to do! Kayaks and paddleboards are available to rent for $18 per hour. There is a ladder entry into the swimming area, as well as a small beach area located near the boat ramps. 


Wolf Creek Park

For $5 per person, this kid-friendly park is the perfect place to bring the family! The swimming area is large and roped off to ensure that the water is never too deep to be deemed safe. Kayaks, paddleboards, and canoes are also available for rent to those who wish to do more than swim. Open Monday - Thursday, Wolf Creek is a great location to spend the day cooling off in this summer heat!


Emancipation Swimming Pool

Fully equipped with a full size pool, kids pool, and water slides, the Emancipation Swimming Pool is a great place to bring the whole family to enjoy for the day. Feel free to spend the day here, as there are tables and concessions available to enjoy lunch by the pool!


Moody Park Swimming Pool

Located at the Moody Park Community Center in Houston, this public swimming pool is open Sunday, Wednesday, and Friday from 1-8pm. Moody Park features adult and kid swimming areas, so there is an area for those with and without kids. Best of all, it's right near your luxury apartment in Midtown Houston!


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