Some swimming pools are just beautiful in the backyard. Others are fantastic for public or private use by communities. Then there are the 7 wonders of the swimming pool world which everyone should visit at least once at some point in their lives. Here they are for your consideration.
1. SANDS SKYPARK INFINITY POOL
This infinity pool is one of the highest and largest swimming pools in the world and it gives you a breathtaking view of Singapore. There’s a poolside lounger to enjoy if you don’t want to take a swim and you can see much of the city stretch out before you. At night, the views are especially incredible. There is a catch though: only guests of the Marina Bay Sands Hotel are allowed to access this unique and beautiful pool.
2. HOTEL FASANO
This swimming pool deck in Rio de Janeiro lets you see a full view of Sugarloaf Mountain and Ipanema Beach. Located in the Hotel Fasano, it also gives visitors fast access to some of the best places Rio has to offer.
3. HANGING GARDENS OF BALI
What’s better than one infinity pool? Two, of course. Set in a gorgeous jungle setting, this fantastic pool in Indonesia gives you everything you could ever want for relaxation. Don’t forget to book your villa in advance to make sure you get to spend some time in these pools. Some even have personal pools to enjoy.
4. SAN ALFONSO DEL MAR
Located in Chile, this swimming pools is believed to hold at least 66 million gallons of water. It’s so large, in fact, that people have been known to take small boats out into the pool to enjoy it. Now add in the fantastic ocean views and the beach within reach and this is definitely one of the best swimming pools in the world.
5. LAUCALA ISLAND RESORT
With islands dotted throughout the pool, small boulders underneath the water, and palm trees everywhere, swimming at this epic resort pool is like taking your own snorkeling trip in purified water. If you prefer a more traditional experience, this pool also offers an above-ground pool built within the main pool itself.
This might be the surprise listing for many in this list. Located in the canyons of Utah, this resort has incorporated the canyon landscapes into the pool itself. One of the surrounding cliffs even stretches into the pool itself. Then at night, golden lights give the pool a very unique glow to enjoy the barren desert vistas.
7. NAM HAI
In Vietnam, there’s always a great pool or beach that seems to be nearby. This combination pool, beach access, and views, however, is one of the best in the world. It’s extravagant, luxurious, and will let you rejuvenate in style.
There are many incredible swimming pools that are all over the world, but these are the best of the best. Take time to relax in them one day and it will be an investment in yourself that you will never regret.