Take a (Virtual) Dip in One of These Wanderlust-Inducing Pools, Then Start Planning for Summer
Summer and sun-filled days are approaching, and you deserve a vacation. Why not plan one that includes an Instagram-worthy pool with a view?
Whether you fancy an island getaway surrounded by sand and sea, a city escape set among towering buildings, or a sprawling waterpark fit for kids (or the kid in you), Hilton has a pool for every kind of traveler.
We have a feeling these wanderlust-inducing pools around the world will inspire and have you ready to dive into the deep end – again and again. So, take a virtual dip for now, then get your swimsuit ready and start planning.
The view from this pool is as much about nature as it is design. Grand Wailea’s adults-only (18+), 4,850-square-foot Hibiscus Pool is named for the giant Hibiscus flower inlaid on the bottom of the pool made from more than 630,000 pieces of Mexican glass mosaic tile. The entire pool contains more than 2.2 million individual tiles and features two Jacuzzis. In total, the property features nine sparkling pools and a labyrinth of caves, waterfalls, slides, a rope swing and the world's first water elevator. Guests can spend the day exploring the Wailea Canyon Activity Pool.
The rooftop pool at the Waldorf Astoria Beverly Hills is an urban oasis featuring exceptional panoramic mountain views. An impeccably landscaped garden setting, this lounge area is among the largest of its kind in Beverly Hills and available exclusively to hotel guests. Guests can enjoy innovative refreshments and culinary offerings from Michelin Star chef Jean-Georges Vongerichten while soaking up the Golden State’s rays in VIP cabanas complete with personal concierge service.
After a long day of exploring all of Rome’s wonders, like the nearby Trevi Fountain and iconic Spanish Steps, guests can unwind at Aleph Rome Hotel’s recently renovated spa and rooftop pool. Located on the sixth floor of the hotel, guests can enjoy drinks and bites near the heated outdoor pool while enjoying an uninterrupted view of Rome’s City Centre. The hotel’s spa also has a heated vitality pool designed to soothe, relax and relieve joint pain and muscle aches.
Conrad Algarve, one of the most modern and contemporary five-star hotels in the coastal city, offers guests access to three property pools, including a stunning rooftop plunge pool. The bright and airy setting coupled with breathtaking views of two thousand acres of idyllic landscape within the Ria Formosa Natural Park surpasses even the most discerning of travelers’ expectations.
Only a ten-minute drive from the airport, Hilton Dubai Creek is in a bustling area with easy access to world-class shopping and the financial district. Sip on your cocktail or espresso and enjoy an Arabian Sea sunset from their rooftop Pool Bar, offering spectacular views of Dubai, Dubai Creek, and the sea.
Located on the 34th floor of Hilton Pattaya, this unique rooftop venue offers a one-of-a-kind view of one of Thailand’s most picturesque cities. Guests looking to unwind can relax in one of the hotel’s luxe cabanas or enjoy delicious cocktails and dishes from the poolside restaurant and bar. Sleek and sophisticated, this Pattaya pool is a truly exclusive hideaway from the bustling city below.
Millennium Hilton Bangkok is perfectly located on the Chao Phraya ("River of Kings") bank, with the glittering Bangkok skyline in the background. The hotel's central location offers easy boat access to the spectacular Grand Palace, the Temple of Dawn, Asiatique, night market and more. The outdoor infinity pool offers a place for guests to relax and take in the beautiful river views.
Perched on the south-west tip of Koh Samui, guests of the luxury 2- and 3- bedrooms villas can take a dip in the resort’s Insta-worthy infinity plunge pool just feet from the oceanfront. Spread over 25 lush acres, the hotel’s waterfront pool villas feature private infinity pools and views of the “Five Islands” of Koh Samui.
DoubleTree Resort by Hilton Fiji – Sonaisali Island features a freeform lagoon style swimming pool overlooking the South Pacific Ocean. Surrounded by the lagoon, guests can grab a bite at Vulani, which offers a buffet and a la carte dining menu with themed nights and live entertainment.
Set among the rolling hills and crystalline waters of one of the world’s most idyllic destinations, the rooftop infinity pool offers awe-inspiring views of Lake Como. Ideally located in the heart of the city – between central Como and the Swiss border – the Hilton Lake Como is steps away from luscious gardens, the promenade along Lake Como, and the neoclassical Villa Olmo.
The Hilton Molino Stucky Venice is located on Giudecca Island, a short water taxi ride away from the heart of Venice. Once a flourishing flourmill dating back to 1895, the building has been beautifully restored in true venetian style. The hotel has the city’s only rooftop open-air swimming pool, which gives guests stunning panoramic views of the city.
Hilton Los Cabos Beach & Golf Resort boasts multiple pools, including a shimmering infinity pool and a terrace pool offering stunning views of the Sea of Cortés. Both include swim-up bars and a concierge who is available to provide towel service, reading materials, iPods, and drinks.
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