A curated selection of the most terrific pools of the world

Nemo 33

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  • Location: Brussels, Belgium
  • Depth: 113 feet (34.5 meters)
  • Pool temperature: 86 degrees fahrenheit (30 degrees celsius)
  • Curiosity #1: The pool opened in 2004 after almost 7 years of being in construction and costed more than $3 million USD

Amazing pool located in Sheffield, Massachusetts in the heart of the Berkshires!

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Laucala Island Resort, Fiji

Laucala is an island in Fiji owned by Dietrich Mateschitz, co-founder of Red Bull

  • Info: 4 square-miles of private forest
  • Villas: 25

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Zodiac Pool, Umaid Bhawan Palace, India, Jodhpur

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Y-40 The Deep Joy

This is the deepest indoor swimming pool in the world!

  • Depth: 130ft
  • Water: 4300 cubic metres
  • Temperature: 32–34 °C (90–93 °F)

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Hotel Atlantis Bahamas


  • Dimension: 141-acre Aquaventure Water Park
  • Swimming pools: 11

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Hanging Gardens Ubud Hotel in Bali


  • Curiosity #1: Named “The World’s Best Swimming Pool” by Condé Nast Traveller and number one on Trip Advisor’s list

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The bondi icebergs

One of the most photographed ocean pool in Australia

  • Curiosity: the swimming club was established in 1929
  • Curiosity #2: if you want to become a member you must swim three Sunday’s out of four for a period of five years

Photo by Adam Foster

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The St. Regis Lhasa Resort

One of the highest pools in the world!

  • Altitude: 3,658M
  • Curiosity #1: The water is salted and the temperature is around 28-32 degrees Celsius

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Photo via sonder_list and Regis Lhasa Resort/Facebook

Katikies hotel in oia santorini, greece

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The Library (Koh Samui, Thailand)

Considered “one of the world’s most fantastic swimming pools” by TripAdvisor.

  • Curiosity #1: the red tiles on the bottom of the pool give it a bloody color

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Photo via karryon.com.au

Hacienda Na Xamena

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Hotel Munduk Moding Plantation

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Infinity Pool at Marina Bay Sands, Singapore

This is the longest elevated infinity pool in the world

  • Dimension: 150-metre

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Photo via katsuhiro7110

Pools at Hearst Castle

The entire property (built between 1924 and 1936) cost less than $10 million.

  • Curiosity #1: During the year, visitors can bid for a swim in the pools

Photo by Andrew Wong

Summer House On Syros, Greece by BLOCK722

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Mirage House, Tinos, by Kois Associated Architects

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Chongwe River House pool in Zambia


  • Curiosity #1: You can swim in the pool in front of the animals taking a drink at the river

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Post made with by Francesco Mugnai & Martina Fulico