You can rent posh backyard pools by the hour in KC using this new Airbnb-style app

Itching to take a dip in the pool, but don’t have access to one? Well, it’s time to check out Swimply, an Airbnb-like website and app lets you rent out homeowners’ pools by the hour.

If you have a pool at home and want to make some extra cash, the site also lets you create an account and list your pool.

While Swimply is still expanding across the country, a handful of impressive options are already available around the KC metro. To help you scout your next summer staycation, we’ve compiled a list of them below:

“Loose Park Pool”






  • Location: Loose Park, Kansas City, Mo.
  • Cost: $50 per hour for up to 8 guests
  • Pool info: 4-6.5 feet
  • Special amenities: basketball court, hot tub, BBQ grill, pool toys, speaker
  • Best for: proximity to downtown, family get-togethers

“Heated Saltwater Pool Oasis”






  • Location: Plaza area, Kansas City, Mo.
  • Cost: $50 per hour for up to 15 guests
  • Pool info: salt water, 4-5 feet
  • Special amenities: large shallow area, bluetooth speaker, ice cooler, seats up to 18 people, private deck
  • Best for: Lazy afternoons, relaxing poolside with friends

“Backyard Oasis”






  • Location: Hickman Mills, Kansas City, Mo.
  • Cost: $50 per hour for up to 15 people
  • Pool info: 3-10 feet
  • Special amenities: BBQ grill, hot tub, bluetooth speaker, pool toys
  • Best for: pool parties, Missouri suburb proximity, divers

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