Hotel facilities are often times a traveler’s afterthought rather than a determining factor in confirming a reservation, but there are hotels that offer pools so stunning and spectacular that they might just be waving “hi” as the main attraction.
From tropical Infinity pools with ridiculously vibrant views to rooftop plunge pools that will take you over the edge of city streets, these 10 hotel pools will blow you out of the water.
Heres a breakdown of the world’s most incredible hotel pools.
Four Seasons Safari Lodge Serengeti — Tanzania
Experience thrilling Serengeti game drives and rare opportunities to connect with the local wildlife and people. There are 77 secluded guest rooms to choose from but also an elegant spa and infinity pool that promise a luxurious respite during your African adventures.
Ohla Barcelona – Barcelona, Spain
Hotel Caruso — Italy
Ravello in Italy is home to Hotel Caruso, a charming town situated on the Amalfi coast. Housed in an 11th century palace decorated with ancient frescoes, it boasts a spectacular infinity pool that seems suspended between sea and sky.
Hanging Gardens of Bali – Payangan, Bali, Indonesia
Being the world’s 1st 7-star boutique hotel, The Hanging Gardens of Bali wont disappoint. Staying is a once in a lifetime experience. Elevated service and amenities unique to this hotel, offer opportunities to indulge in an exotic destination unlike any other. Who wouldn’t want to take a dip with scenery like this?
Shangri-La at the Shard – London, United Kingdom
From vision to reality: that’s what they say about Shangri-La at the Shard. Just the building architecture will make your jaw drop. Unwind and zen-out at the hotels indoor infinity pool on level 52 – which is known for being one of London’s best. Just remember to close your mouth when you’re up there looking out over London.
Intercontinental Tahiti Resort & Spa—Tahiti
InterContinental Tahiti Resort & Spa is poised on 32 acres of lush tropical garden alongside a vivaciously vivid lagoon. The hotel offers fine dining at two restaurants and world-class dinner shows. You can take time diving amongst coral reefs and let nature dazzle or sit back with a cocktail in hand while taking in the breathtaking views a ‘Lotus’, the swim up bar.
Amanyara Villas – Providenciales, The Turks and Caicos Islands
A nature lover’s paradise, Amanyara sits on a promontory on the western shore of Providenciales.Amanyara Villas is hugged by a plentiful wilderness of protected parkland. The resort looks out over the pristine reefs which you can take time out of your day to sit by and unwind and maybe take a photo or 3.
The Oberoi Udaivilas, Udaipur—India
The Oberoi Udaivilas is a standout amongst luxury hotels both in Udaipur and the world. The hotel sits on the 200 year old hunting grounds of the Maharana of Mewar and is spread over fifty acres, which includes a twenty-acre wildlife sanctuary which plays host to all sorts. The Oberoi Udaivilas, also offers spectacular views across the hotel’s verdant gardens and sparkling Lake Pichola.
Jade Mountain—St. Lucia
Rising majestically above the 600 acre beach front resort of Anse Chastanet, Jade Mountain Resort on St. Lucia’s south-western Caribbean coastline is a cornucopia of organic architecture celebrating St. Lucia’s stunning scenic beauty.
Upper House – Gothenburg, Sweden
Upper House sits apprised an altruistic highrise with three floors boasting modern rooms and clean finished. You’ll find 2 indoor pools to let loose in and great dining options to feed the soul.