• Cheryl Jones

Five Of The Most Amazing Hotel Pools In The World

Updated: Dec 11, 2020

Imagine taking a dip in a cliff-edge infinity pool that merges seamlessly with the horizon. Or relaxing in a thalassotherapy lagoon that calms you with healing qualities. Swimming pools are the heart and center of action of every luxury hotel. It’s the place where you can relax, socialize, see and be seen. An aquatic paradise awaits you at these properties featuring stunning pools from around the world.


Alila Ubud

This infinity pool is located on the Indonesian Island, Bali. The retreat sits atop the Ayung River. With serene views of the Balinese hillside, you can relax to the surrounding rainforests’ sounds and even tour the local villages’ rich history. Rice terraces and the mountain town of Kintamani is also within close range. The staff is friendly and there are many local shops nearby.


Infinity pool at Alila Ubud sits atop the Ayung River in Bali.
Infinity pool at Alila Ubud sits atop the Ayung River in Bali.

Kachchan Infinity Pool

The Heritance Kandalama Hotel is to be praised for this magnificent design that pours into the Kandalama Lake. Geoffrey Bawa is the architect responsible for bringing this gorgeous pool to life. Located in Sri Lanka, the Heritance is near the Eighth Wonder in The World. You can stare at the Sigiriya rock fortress while taking a dip in this luxurious pool. Keep your eyes peeled, as it is not uncommon to have visiting monkeys climbing the balconies.


Kachchan Infinity Pool at The Heritance Kandalama Hotel
Kachchan Infinity Pool at The Heritance Kandalama Hotel

Amangani

We head back to the States to visit the Amangani Resort. The views that will surround you are breathtaking. Located in Jackson, Wyoming, the Amangani Resort will allow you to experience the great outdoors in many ways. From Alpine Skiing to Fly Fishing, there is no shortage of activities to immerse yourself in while visiting. After a day of skiing, you can relax and gaze at the Grand Teton Mountains. The pool is 115 feet of quartzite tiles, heated, and open year-round.


Enjoying panoramic mountain views, Amangani’s 35-metre (115-foot) heated outdoor swimming pool is linked to an expansive whirlpool. With a winter water temperature of about 27°C (80°F), both can be enjoyed year-round.
Amangani’s 35-metre (115-foot) heated outdoor swimming pool can be enjoyed year-round.

Hotel Villa Mahal

Located in Turkey, this Villa establishment has one of the World’s most incredible panoramic views from their infinity pool. The European boutique hotel contains vivid hues of blue and picturesque views of the Lycian Coast. With luxury villas and waterside dining, you can rest assured that you will receive the best service and have a memorable experience. The pool assisted in getting them voted as one of Europe's 100 sexiest Summer villas by the Sunday Times.


akes you think that water is flowing over the edge and into the sky.
The pool at Hotel Villa Mahal makes you think that water is flowing over the edge and into the sky.

Grace Santorini

Grace Santorini is an exclusive luxury boutique hotel in a spectacular location high on Santorini’s Caldera. It has been designed to integrate perfectly with its unique geography. From its setting on the exclusive Imerovigli hillside in northwest Santorini, guests can enjoy famed Aegean sunsets over the Cyclades. The largest of its kind in Santorini, the infinity pool offers stunning uninterrupted views across the caldera – the ultimate experience that defines an exquisite luxury stay in Santorini.


The infinity pool at Grace Santorini offers stunning uninterrupted views across the caldera.
The infinity pool at Grace Santorini offers stunning uninterrupted views across the caldera.

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