Fans of floating in glamourous hotel swimming pools simply must experience these five dazzling international stars.
Marina Bay Sands, Singapore – Take the plunge on top of the world at Marina Bay Sands. One of the Top Ten Pools voted by Huffington Post, this dizzying infinity pool at is the world’s largest at this height. 55 stories over sparkling Singapore, the 150 metres of luxury hotel pool stretched out across the skies offer a sense of the sublime. Where else can you swim under palm trees that tower above the skyscrapers?
InterContinental Hotel, Hong Kong – Unforgettable harbour views of Kowloon and Hong Kong Island from the InterContinental hotel’s rooftop haven make this glittering infinity pool easily one of the best in the world. The blue waters of the pool blend seamlessly with the shimmering waterfront far below. Soak yourself in luxury at the centre of this prime piece of perfection. Gorgeous contemporary sculpture at the pool’s edge confirms your place in one of the highest international swimming pool destinations.
Ubud Hanging Gardens, Bali – Towering, curved stone turrets hold up the split-level infinity pool suspended over the mountains at Ubud Hanging Gardens. Mist-shrouded jungle canopies cloaking the valley make your dip in this pool truly breathtaking; an almost out-of-body experience. This extraordinary hotel swimming pool offers a tranquil serenity that has to be encountered to be believed.
Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino, Las Vegas – Among an exciting variety of other dazzling pools – including a long lazy river complete with island – this Vegas hotel boasts an exquisite 1.6-million litre wave pool, with its own sandy beachfront, and swells of up to six feet. Covering 11 acres among the excitement of Las Vegas, there is ample space to enjoy your own part of this astonishing oasis. Don’t miss it.
Gran Hotel La Florida, Barcelona – Gorgeous views over the Spanish city and sea provide for a spectacular swim in this glamourous, 37-metre stainless steel infinity pool. Glittering water flows flawlessly from indoor to outdoor, with a sun-drenched deck offering exceptional indulgences. Relax while taking in the remarkable views from one of the reclining sun loungers. Dazzling and delectable.