Get Inspired / South America / Central America / Europe / Asia / Thailand / Mexico / Bali / Italy / Chile The 5 Most Amazing Hotel Pools in the World Fotocrisis Fotocrisis Share on email Print this article Share on Facebook Get Inspired / South America / Central America / Europe / Asia / Thailand / Mexico / Bali / Italy / Chile The 5 Most Amazing Hotel Pools in the World story by: Jo Wedlock While most of us Kiwis think a great hotel pool has a swim up bar, and maybe a kids slide or a waterfall to make it special, some of the greatest pools in the world will really blow your mind. Forget Horizon pools, swim-up bars, and ‘tube slides’ and think of the most mind blowing experiences you can imagine. From Dolphins in fountains to water park complexes, here are the top five in our opinion. Before you jump in and book however, make sure you speak to one of our House of Travel specialists to share what you are looking for in a holiday and they can help ensure you are booking the best holiday to suit you. San Alfonso del Mar, Algarrobo, Chile This private resort in Algarrobo, Chile, boasts the world's largest and deepest swimming pool. It covers 19 acres and holds 66 million gallons of seawater. Ubud Hanging Gardens, Bali The Ubud Hanging Gardens resort - accessed via a private aerial ropeway - has several pools extending over multiple levels while each room has access to its own private pool. It’s like swimming at the top of the trees of a rainforest! Library Hotel, Koh Samui, Thailand While this hotel and pool is amazing, more remarkable than the views from the Library Hotel's pool is the colour of the water. It usually sits at a bright scarlet red, but is known to sporadically changes colour. Adler Dolomiti Spa and Sport Resort, Italy This five-star resort in the middle of the Dolomites features a 35°C saltwater pool, a large outside swimming area and a hot whirlpool with a panoramic view of the Alps – breathtaking! San Jose del Cabo, Mexico This rooftop sanctuary at El Ganzo, recently opened a 72-room boutique hotel in San Jose del Cabo. Featuring a 2,013-square-foot infinity edge pool with a glass-walled hot tub, the terrace also has an intimate sushi restaurant, Balinese daybeds, and an indy music mix, some of it recorded in the hotel's subterranean studio. It’s like a modern Mexico dream hotel and pool! > Click here for the Latest Cheap Flights or HOT Holiday Deals Enquire Now First name* Last name* Email* Phone How can we help? My preferred House of Travel Store* Select Outlet Auckland Albany: Auckland North Botany Junction: Auckland South Browns Bay: Auckland North Devonport: Auckland North Ellerslie: Auckland Central Hobsonville: Auckland West Howick: Auckland East Milford: Auckland North New Lynn: LynnMall Auckland West Newmarket: Auckland Central Orewa: Auckland North Parnell: Auckland Central Ponsonby: Auckland Central Remuera: Auckland Central St Heliers: Auckland East Takanini: Auckland South Takapuna: Auckland North Whangaparaoa: Auckland North Bay of Plenty Mt Maunganui Papamoa Rotorua Taupo Tauranga CBD the Crossing Canterbury Ashburton Barrington: Christchurch South Christchurch City: Christchurch Central Ferrymead: Christchurch East High Street Lanes: Christchurch Central Hornby: Christchurch West Merivale: Christchurch Central Northlands: Papanui Christchurch North Rangiora Riccarton: Christchurch Central Shirley: Christchurch North Timaru Upper Riccarton: Christchurch West Hawke's Bay / Gisborne Havelock North Jenny Nilsson: Hastings Nelson / Marlborough Blenheim Motueka Nelson Richmond Northland Kerikeri: Northland Whangarei: Northland Otago / Southland Alexandra Balclutha Dunedin Lakers Gore Lakers Invercargill Oamaru Wakatipu: Queenstown Wanaka Taranaki / Manawatu Broadway: Palmerston North New Plymouth Stephen Parsons: Palmerston North Wanganui Waikato Calder & Lawson: Hamilton East Cambridge Coromandel: Whangamata Hamilton: Hamilton Central Matamata Morrinsville Taupo Te Awamutu Wellington / Wairarapa Featherston Street: Wellington City Hunter St CBD: Wellington City Johnsonville: Wellington North Kapiti Coast: Paraparaumu Lower Hutt: Wellington North Masterton West Coast Greymouth Hokitika Westport I would like to receive email updates on the latest HOT holiday deals HOT Privacy Statement * required fields Similar Journeys Add or remove from Wishlist Monuments & Mystery on Your Captain’s Choice Tour Read more Add or remove from Wishlist 3 Action-Packed Adventures in the Andes Read more Done this? Tell your friends about it.