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Monday - Thursday 12:00pm - 6:00pm
Friday - Sunday 10am - 6pm   

July 4 and September 2 Pool Open 10am - 6pm  

$4 Youth | age 1-17
$10 Adult | age 18-59
$5 Senior Adult | age 60+ 
The Beach House accepts  credit card including apple pay and U.S. currency. Transactions paid by debit or credit cards are subject to a 2.95% transaction fee. More info.  


  • Pool admission includes all-day access to the pool deck, heated pool, changing rooms, and lockers. Towels are not provided, please bring your own. 
  • Pool passes go on sale in-person at the Guest Services window one hour prior to pool opening. Passes are sold on a first-come, first-served basis. All members of your party must be present at the Guest Services window when purchasing pool passes. No advance purchase available. 
  • If the pool reaches capacity, a waitlist is started. Guests will be notified via text message once space is available. Once notified via text, there is a 20-minute grace period for to gather the entire party to assemble at Guest Services to purchase pool passes. Guests must be on site to add their party to the waitlist.  



  • The historic, summertime pool season opens for recreational swim on Memorial Day Weekend, and then daily from mid-June through Labor Day, and weekends through September.  
  • The pool is heated, typically around 82-85 degrees. 
  • October through May, pop-up pool days may occur, generally when local schools are out, and weather is favorable. Pop-up days are announced via social media and email newsletter up to three days in advance.
  • For the latest updates, follow the Beach House on FacebookInstagramTwitter, or sign up for email notifications. 

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Guests must abide by the decision of Beach House staff regarding the interpretation of rules governing the use of the facility. Behavior or activity determined to be unsafe, hazardous, inappropriate or a violation of the rules is prohibited.

For the safety and enjoyment of all guests:

  • Youth under age 8 and 4' in height must be accompanied by an adult in the water at all times.
  • Youth under age 12 must be supervised by an adult at all times. 
  • Children requiring diapers must wear a swim diaper in the water.
  • Swim suits or equivalent must be worn in the water.
  • Swimmers must shower before entering the water.     


The following are prohibited: 

  • Running, rough play, pushing or dunking of others
  • Bikes, scooters, skateboards
  • Glass containers
  • Masks, fins, or snorkels during recreational swim
  • Toys in the water, unless distributed by Beach House staff
  • Flotation devices (except Coast Guard approved jackets)


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Pop-Up Pool Days are days the pool opens during the off-season from October-May, typically when local schools are out and weather is favorable. Pop-Up Pool Days are announced up to three days in advance via 
FacebookInstagramTwitter, or sign up for email notificationsAll passes are sold on a 1st come, 1st served basis on the day of. Regular pool rates and rules apply. 


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historic pool shot

The Beach House pool is one of the remaining elements from the historic Marion Davies Estate. It features marble around the deck and beautiful tiles that were restored by hand. The pool and pool deck are complimented by a new Pool House, with changing areas, lockers, and a second floor View Deck that offers spectacular views of Santa Monica Bay. Enjoy a virtual visit to Marion’s Beach House - Past to Present.