No matter where you live in the world, there are some pools that just make you stop and look twice. These Top 10 extraordinary hotel pools will make you want to strip down and jump right in after just one look. There are pools out there that look like nothing you ever saw before. Whether it's a rooftop pool that offers amazing views of the city below, or a heated pool that washes away all your stress, you'll find one that puts you in the perfect state of mind for a great gay vacation.
Our Top 10 extraordinary hotel pools are just a tiny selection of some amazing pools. We tried to pick swimming pools all around the world in gay-friendly destination within the United States, Europe, Asia or even Africa, whether in the desert, in the jungle, on the beach or in the middle of the excitement of the big city. Enjoy these Top 10 extraordinary hotel pools around the world.
W - Amsterdam
No hotel in the Netherlands offer views quite like the brand new W Amsterdam does. Its large swimming pool sits right on the roof and offers amazing views of the city skyline both as the sun rises and sets every day.
Sabi Sand - South Africa
When your vacation takes you to South Africa, book a room in Sabi Sand. The Leopard Hills Lodge's swimming pool lets you get closer to nature than you ever expected. Animals and nature will completely surround you.
Grace Hotel - Santorini
Though Santorini travelers often swim in the southern Aegean Sea, you may prefer taking a dip in the pool at the Grace Hotel. This large pool features stunning landscaping around all its sides and offers a fantastic view of the sea.
Point Yamu - Phuket
Phuket, Thailand is home to Point Yuma, which has one of the most gorgeous swimming pools you will ever see on-site. With ocean views, nature and beautiful landscaping surrounding you, this is the perfect place to watch the sunset in one the most gay-friendly destination in Asia.
Castell son Claret - Majorca
Though Spain offers a number of great places to visit, try planning a trip to Mallorca. Casetell son Claret's swimming pool will make you feel comfortable and right at home with rolling green hills and nature so close that you can almost reach out and touch it.
The Yeatman - Porto
The Yeatman in Porto, Portugal is home to a small swimming pool that almost feels like its own little city. This little pool offers views of the city that you won't find anywhere else in town, and you can see both the ocean and the river while taking a dip.
Hanging Gardens - Bali
Infinity pools make you feel like the water you're in goes on forever, and Hanging Gardens in Bali, Indonesia actually has an infinity pool with two different levels. This amazing pool also provides you with great views of the natural landscape nearby.
Amangiri - Grand Canyon
After a day of hiking through the Grand Canyon, you'll love cooling off in the swimming pool at the Amangiri hotel. You will love feeling the sand under your feet and the sun beating down on you while relaxing in this unique pool.
The Cambrian - Switzerland
The swimming pool at The Cambrian in Adelboden is open during warmer and cooler seasons. If you want to stay in the center of the Alps and enjoy the gorgeous scenery and snowy weather while swimming, now is your chance.
Bondi Iceberg Club - Sydney
Though not a traditional pool, the Bondi Iceberg Club has thousands of fans. This Sydney, Australia attraction has a large swimming pool that overlooks the ocean. Become a member to enjoy dining and other attractions and activities located near the club's unique swimming pool. The nearby Bondi beach is one of the most popular gay beach in Australia.