From tropical basins to outdoor spas in the heart of the Alps, discover the world’s most exquisite pools—and the style to match.
andBeyond Phinda Homestead, South Africa
Sophisticated facilities and a private butler make this lodge the height of safari chic. Don’t forget to go for a swim—you just may find yourself splashing next to elephants, cheetahs, antelopes, or lions.
Wellness and adventure meet at this resort carved into the sandstone desert of the Southwest. After yoga, hiking, or a hot air balloon flight, catch the sun setting over this peaceful oasis from the illuminated step pool.
Amongst the equatorial surrounds of Hawaii Island, this property boasts not one, but seven pools. Don’t miss the largest one, carved from natural lava rock and filled with tropical fish for a truly unique poolside experience.
Local craftsmanship meets modern luxury in this hotel situated in one of the world’s most mystical cities. Take a dip in the Gold Energy pool that offers direct views of the World Heritage-listed Potala Palace.