World’s Most Mind-Blowing Hotel Pools
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Imagine swimming up to the edge of a pool perched 52 stories above Singapore’s skyline. Or peering up from morning laps to find a cheetah wandering by. Or practicing yoga poses in a shallow villa pool overlooking the Caribbean Sea and mountains beyond.
At hotels across the world, these and other sensational pool experiences await, elevating a traditional amenity into something remarkable.
We’ve rounded up 35 of the most extraordinary hotel pools — tucked into desert landscapes, island paradises, bustling cities and beyond.
1. Grace Santorini
Grace Santorini offers the largest infinity pool on the island, where guests can glide up to the edge and gaze out across the caldera and deep-blue Aegean Sea, particularly spectacular at sunset.
For an added poolside experience, sip a sexy cocktail or snack on fresh Greek cuisine al fresco at the poolside bar area, which is open from morning to night.
Location: Imerovigli, a village on Santorini, one of the southernmost of Greece’s Cyclades islands; hotel is just 15 minutes from the island’s airport
Rates: Starting at $650
- Champagne Lounge overlooking the Aegean Sea
- Dedicated yoga and pilates studio
- Villas featuring private spas