Poolside cocktails, wrinkly fingers, stunning views and the illusion that for once in our lives, time could stand still. That’s what these stunning pools remind us of, so without further ado, here’s a list of some of the favorites in our collection. 

Belmond Hotel Caruso

Overlooking the Amalfi Coast, the smooth waters of the Belmond Hotel Caruso’s infinity pool are a warm blanket to tuck into as you lie suspended between sea and sky.

Belmond Hotel Carusso PoolHotel Belmond Caruso pool

Fasano Rio

Glass-like, the Fasano Rio’s pool reflects the beauty of its surroundings like a well polished mirror.

Fasano Rio PoolHotel Fasano Rio Pool

Grand Hôtel du Cap Ferrat, A Four Seasons Hotel

For years one of the most sought after pools and poolside views by generations of celebrities and discerning travelers.

Grand Hotel Du Cap Ferrat Pool Grand Hôtel du Cap Ferrat 2

Viceroy Bali

A slice of watery paradise framed by wild jungles and kissed by tropical sunsets.

The Viceroy Bali Pool Viceroy Bali Pool

Mandarin Oriental Barcelona

A touch of poetry on the Catalan rooftops.

Mandarin Oriental Barcelona PoolMandarin Oriental Barcelona Pool


Why stay in your room at all?

Amankila Three tiered PoolAmankila Pool


Stare at snow capped mountains, and contemplate on the deeper things from within the Amangani’s heated pool.

Amangani PoolAmangani Pool

One & Only Reethi Rah Maldives

Pool and sea are one.

One and Only Rheti Ra PoolOne and Only Rheti Ra Pool

Four Seasons Pudong Shanghai

Sexy and sleek this city pool is available for private use after 11.00 pm..

Four Seasons Pudong Shanghai poolFour Seasons Pudong Shanghai Pool

Phulay Bay Ritz Carlton Reserve

Competing with Paradise…

Ritz Carlton Phulay Bay poolPhulay Bay Ritz Carlton Reserve Pool

About Nimah Koussa

The best part about being a travel writer is bringing cities and destinations to life: their stories, secret addresses, luxurious gems and unique holiday moments. And I have been one for a little more than 10 years. From the best bars and restaurants in different cities of the world to hotels where you can check-in to get away from it all, this Magazine is all about making every trip just a bit more meaningful.

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