From the UK to Türkiye, these are some of the most incredible hotel pools across Europe.
UK: Shangri-La The Shard
Floating 52 stories above London, the infinity Sky Pool is the highest hotel pool in Western Europe and sits alongside the Sky Sauna and fully-equipped gym to offer guests a wellness oasis with unparalleled views. For even more relaxing moments, guests can enjoy a luxurious selection of spa treatments in partnership with Neal’s Yard Remedies in the privacy of their room or suite. Booking a slot is required for use of the Sky Pool and Sky Sauna. There is no cost for hotel guests. Slots can be requested during the booking process or by the team when you arrive at the hotel.
Croatia: Grand Park Hotel Rovinj
The Grand Park Hotel Rovinj provides a holiday experience that comes to life. It is harmoniously situated on Rovinj’s eastern shore, offering remarkable vistas of its old town and a revitalizing wellness & spa experience. The Grand Park holds many small pleasures. Take time to discover them.
France: Cap Estel
Situated on its own two-hectare peninsula jutting into the Mediterranean Sea, Cap Estel is set right on the sea in a location unique in France. Surrounded on three sides by water, with magnificent panoramic views, it has been voted the Best Sea-front Hotel in France. Only 10 minutes away from Monaco, 10 minutes from Beaulieu-sur-Mer and St-Jean-Cap Ferrat, and 30 minutes from Nice, it is the ideal place from which to explore and enjoy the beauty of the Côte d’Azur. A boutique hotel in its own gated estate, set amid lush greenery and beautiful trees, Cap Estel is secluded and discrete, a quiet oasis where you can escape the crowds and enjoy complete rest and privacy. No wonder that International celebrities have been coming here for over 50 years to unwind and enjoy its quiet and relaxed elegance.
Greece: Angsana Corfu Resort & Spa
Perched on a verdant hill by the clear crystal waters of the Ionian Sea, Angsana Corfu is an idyllic spa and beach resort where every corner reveals a unique perspective of the island. From the stunning infinity pool to the seafront dining venues, from the private beach to the world-class wellness facilities, you’ll be transported to new heights as you bask in the beauty of the surroundings. The breathtaking 1000sqm infinity pool, honored with the prestigious Prix Villegiature 2022 for the Best Pool in the World, stands as one of the most captivating and Instagram-worthy spots on the island. Seamlessly merging with the sea, it creates the illusion of swimming all the way to the horizon. The Sunrise Pool Bar aims to offer you moments of relaxation while feasting your eyes upon endless panoramic views.
Italy: Caruso, A Belmond Hotel, Amalfi Coast
Be part of something special with a stay in this 11th-century hotel, built by a wealthy family who found sanctuary in Ravello while journeying to Constantinople. Stroll through the century-old gardens, with rose bushes climbing skyward and crops of aromatic herbs found at every turn. Explore the frescoed salons and arched stone vaults, before arriving for a dip in the striking infinity pool. It’s a swim you’ll never forget.
Monaco: Fairmont Monte Carlo
Families are able to enjoy Azur Pool designed to satisfy the needs of every member of the family. Children are able to have fun and cool off, while parents relax and recharge, enjoying a moment of tranquility and well-being. Whether enjoying the bright sunshine, sipping a refreshing cocktail or simply admiring the scenery, every moment spent in our oasis is an unforgettable experience. At the pinnacle of Fairmont Monte Carlo, this family-friendly Azur Pool is a veritable jewel within easy reach of the famous Casino de Paris. Located on the roof, the pool offers a breathtaking experience that combines luxury, relaxation and breathtaking panoramas. Azur Pool is the ideal place to immerse yourself in a haven of tranquility and beauty.
Portugal: Albatroz Beach and Yacht Club Madeira
The Albatroz Beach & Yacht Club is a small hotel of 20 bedrooms which include two deluxe suites. The hotel is located in a vast area of subtropical gardens and has a 400 meters sea front. The public spaces are extensive. It is commended for its tranquility away from over crowded areas. The hotel's unique pool sits right in the ocean.
Spain: Mandarin Oriental, Barcelona
Mandarin Oriental, Barcelona is an exclusive hotel located on Passeig de Gràcia, the most exclusive shopping boulevard in the heart of the city and home to historical modernist sights and Gaudi's architectural gems. All our unique rooms and suites offer an exquisite interior design by Patricia Urquiola while The Spa, is a sanctuary where guests find relaxation and harmony. Carme Ruscalleda, one of the most awarded female Chefs in the world and best ambassador of Catalan gastronomy oversees the culinary operations at Moments restaurant. Mandarin Oriental, Barcelona is a true gastronomic destination that is a luxurious meeting place for both guests and residents of the city. The pool provides a stunning setting on top of the hotel.
Switzerland: Hotel Villa Honegg
Hotel Villa Honegg is a 5-star hotel with 23 rooms furnished to excellent standards. High above Lake Lucerne you will find relaxation and privacy in a unique setting. Immersed in the 34ºC heated outdoor pool, what you experience at any time of year is nothing short of phenomenal, thanks to the views of the mountains and the lake or the sea of clouds in the valley below.
Türkiye: Ciragan Palace Kempinski Istanbul
As the only Ottoman imperial palace and luxury 5-star hotel on the Bosphorus, the 310 rooms offer a resort atmosphere in the city. With event space for every occasion and a delicious selection of restaurants and bars, the luxurious offering also includes spa facilities and an outdoor infinity pool.
Türkiye: Kempinski Hotel Barbaros Bay Bodrum
Experience the best of European luxury in the picturesque setting of Kempinski Hotel Barbaros Bay Bodrum, a five-star luxury resort set on the cliffs of pristine Barbaros Bay, and enjoy active pursuits with a symphony of flavors. Look down over the waters of the Aegean from the infinity pool, where the clear & cool waters merge seamlessly into the sea, stretching out to the distant horizon. From this lofty vantage, take in the unspoiled vista, a harmonious symphony of blue and green, as you while away a beautiful afternoon…