Oh the joy of a great pool on a hot summer day. Lakes & oceans are great but the cleanliness and crisp water of a pool often only steps away without the sand of the beach is inviting. Check out our top 10 list of the best pools of America and plan your swimming vacation to an amazing pool!
#10 Fontainebleau Pool Miami Beach, Miami, Florida
Only minutes off the beaten path, Fontainebleau’s 10 pools, small dipping lagoons, and finishing with a 10,000 sq. ft. bow tie-shaped pool is a site to be seen and place this pool on the top ten list of must visit pools. There’s hardly an amenity you can not get including wonderful cabanas and pool side service, check out more at Fontainebleau.com.
#9 Keswick Hall Pool, Charlottesville, Virginia
Taken from the PackedSuitcase.com: “A visit to the horizon pool is designed to be serene experience— fluffy white towels, fruit-infused waters and sunscreen are all on hand for the guest’s convenience.” The Keswick Hall pool of Charlottesville in Virginia may be just the remedy for what ails you!
#8: Pool Fun Outside Gatlinburg
Wilderness at the Smokies is a water-park resort in the Smoky Mountains that has family-friendly amenities and is the Southeast’s only indoor “surf pool.” This all inside the Wild Water Dome complex, which is covered with a clear dome that lets in plenty of sunlight while sheltering guests from the elements year-round. Check out WidernessattheSmokies.com for more details.
#7 Fairmont Scottsdale Princess of Scottsdale, Arizona
#6 Westin Resort & Spa Pool Hilton Head, South Carolina
A big luxurious pool just like you’d expect from the southern gem of Hilton Head, South Carolina.
#5 The Grove Park Inn Asheville, North Carolina
#4 Hotel Monteleone, New Orleans, LA
#3 The Pool at Four Seasons Resort Scottsdale, Arizona
An outdoor oasis of relaxation with picturesque mountain and desert views this pool may be the cat’s meow. Surrounded by foliage and chaise lounges, the waters of this free-form bi-level pool are heated for year-round pleasure. Learn more about this Scottsdale, Arizona pool treasure from Four Seasons here.
#2 Hot Springs Pool Glenwood Springs, Colorado
Mineral bubbling springs feed these hot spring pools. It may not get any better for your health or pool love than Glenwood Hot Springs Pool.
#1 The Viceroy of Miami, Florida
Overlooking Biscayne Bay this best pool of America connects a 300-foot infinity pool (Florida’s longest), an 80-person hot tub (the world’s largest) and a wading pool. The Viceroy of Miami, Florida is one pool to put on your bucket list.
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Best Pools in America Resource Guide
- The South’s Best Pools by Southern Living
- America’s Most Amazing Pools thanks to CNN Travel
- Best Infinity Pools of the United States by TripAdvisor
- 10 Best Hotel Swimming Pools by The FamilyVacationCritic.com
- 21 Best Rooftop Pools in America by Thrillist
- 10 Best Kid Friendly Pools by TravelMamas.com