There are fun and unique pools to swim in scattered all over the globe, whether they’re natural or man-made.
You could swim in deep-blue water in the Hidden Lagoons of Chile, or get a fantastic view of the New York City skyline from SoJo Spa Club.
The Ultimate List – published on in BUSINESS INSIDER by Aliza Gulab and Trisha Bonthu on Nov 7, 2019
1 – Lençóis Maranhenses National Park
These sand-dune pools are made of collected rainwater.
2 – San Alfonso Del Mar Resort
This is the world’s largest swimming pool.
3 – Marina Bay Sands
Get the best views of Singapore from the world’s largest rooftop infinity pool.
4 – Market Square Tower
Houston, United States
Part of this pool hangs out over the building’s edge, 500 feet in the air.
5 – Villa on the Rocks
Dive into this Airbnb’s 91-foot aquarium pool.
6 – Hotel Villa Honegg
The pool sits 3,000 feet above lake Lucerna, overlooking the mountains.
7 – Fervedouro Pool
Jalapão State Park, Brazil
The clear water is warmed by a hot spring that bubbles from below.
8 – Royal National Park
These figure-8 pools are a natural phenomenon in Australia.
9 – Y-40 The Deep Joy
Montegrotto Terme, Italy
The world’s deepest pool has a depth of 138 feet.
10 – Sojo Spa Club
Edgewater, NJ, United States
The infinity pool at this spa overlooks the New York City skyline.
11 – Four Seasons Safari Lodge Serengeti
Watch animals take a drink from a watering hole right next to the pool.
12 – Blue Lagoon
This geotermal pool is famous for its milky-blue water with minerals.
13 – The Edge
This resort’s glass-bottom pool hangs 500 feet above the Indian Ocean.
14 – Dana Villas
This hotel has pools for balconies.
15 – Villa Cella Bella
Jump into a custom, lavish flower pool.
16 – Jade Mountain Resort
St. Lucia, Caribbean
There is no barrier between your room and your pool at this resort.
17 – Diyaluma Falls
Koslanda, Sri Lanka
This waterfall’s pools have been carved by water rapids.
18 – Mhondoro Safari Lodge and Villa
Limpopo Province, South Africa
Get personal with elephants that love drinking from this saline pool.
19 – Hotel Xcaret Mexico
Riviera Maya, Mexico
Swim through a glass bridge that connects two pools.
20 – Cachoeira do Mutum
Presidente Figueiredo, Brazil
Perfect circle pools were formed naturally by turbulent waters.
21 – Széchenyi Thermal Baths
Bathers swim day and night in these thermal pools.
22 – TWA Hotel at John F. Kennedy Airport
New York City, United States
Watch planes take off from the runway at this pool at JFK Airport.
23 – Lagoons of Baltinache
Atacama Desert, Chile
The high salinity leaves people floating in the deep-blue water.
24 – Cascate del Mulino
These cascading hot springs have a natural temperature of 99.5° F.
25 – Seljavallalaug Pool
A 30-minute hike on a unmarked trail leads to this pool in the mountains.
26 – Grotta della Poesia
Torre dell’Orso, Lecce, Italy
Dive from 15 to 30 feet off the surrounding cliffs.
27 – Porto Moniz
These are natural swimming pools formed by lava.
28 – Laucala Island Resort
The cofounder of Red Bull owns this resort with a glass cube pool.
29 – KC Resort and Over Water Villas
Koh Samui, Thailand
Swim in a pool below your hotel room.
30 – Hanging Gardens of Bali
There are two tiers to swim in at this pool.
31 – Carpa Olivera
This man-made pool has been inside the ocean for over a century.
32 – Thermal Pools
The calcium-rich water stays at 96° F.
33 – Playita Rosada
Lajas, Puerto Rico
This pool is boxed off within the ocean.
34 – Mardan Palace
Tons of celebrities have visited this 5-acre pool.
35 – Bondi Icebergs Pool
Bondi Beach, Australia
This is Australia’s most photographed ocean pool.
36 – The Library Resort
Koh Samui, Thailand
The red, orange and yellow tiles make the water appear red.
37 – Grand Resort Deck
It’s home to the longest rooftop lazy river.
38 – Las Grutas de Tolantongo
Natural hot springs are carved into Mexico’s cliffs.