It's summer time! And that means it is time to be outside and time to relax! But if you have stepped outside anytime in last couple of weeks, you know just how hot it is here in Lafayette. In order to keep you cooled off and ready for summer we have compiled a list of our top 5 places to go swimming in the Lafayette area.

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    City Club

    1100 Camellia Blvd.
    Lafayette, LA

    Next on our list is another swimmer's paradise. Although a membership fee is required, City Club has got all you need for a day in the sun. From fitness programs, swimming lessons, and even hosting your child's next birthday party, City Club can offer you just what you need this summer

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    Blue Bayou

    18142 Perkins Rd.
Baton Rouge, LA 70810

    If you are from the Acadiana area, I am sure you have been to or at least heard of Blue Bayou Water Park in Baton Rouge. Blue Bayou offers many of the world's largest water slides, a wave pool, a great interactive play area for the kids, and more. After all that fun during the day you can even walk on over to Dixie Landin' Amusement Park and ride rides and play games. With a quick drive to Baton Rouge you are guaranteed a day and night full of fun at Blue Bayou and Dixie Landin'!

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    Red Lerille's

    301 Doucet Road
Lafayette, Louisiana 70503

    If you are looking for a place to bring the kids, swim laps, or just relax in the lazy river, make sure you sign up to be a member of the Red's community. They have a pool for every swimmer's need; including a lap pool, a family pool, 2 indoor pools, and a 3-lane 25 yard pool. With all of the different amenities the Red's pools have to offer, you are sure to have a great time while cooling off this summer!

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    Cajun Palms

    1055 North Barn Road

    Henderson, Louisiana 70517

    This RV resort is just what you need to enjoy the heat of the summer. Bring your RV and the family and get ready for days full of fun. With their resort style pool and all the amenities of a full service campground, you can't go wrong at Cajun Palms.

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    L'Auberge du Lac

    777 Avenue L'Auberge
Lake Charles, LA 70601

    This casino resort just an hour away in Lake Charles is the perfect getaway for anyone. Relaxing is made easy with their pool, lazy river, and oversized spa. There are pool side cabanas, a poolside bar and even an arcade for the kids. With everything you need at your fingertips, L'auberge makes it easy to forget all your troubles and relax this summer.