Infinity pools rating: Top 5 infinity pools you must visit

Infinity Pool

Infinity Pool. Photo by Kirk Hille

Infinity pool – it’s a special designed pool that produces a stunning visual effect that gives the impression that the water in the pool stretches to infinity and goes beyond the horizon.

Infinity pool’s history

According to one version the infinity pool progenitor was the French fountain “Deer” (Stag Fountain), built in the early 17th century, the Palace of Versailles. According to other reports, the infinity pool was invented on the Indonesian island “Bali”. The local residents inspired rice terraces in the surface of the water, which reflected the picturesque sunrises and sunsets.

Top 10 Infinity Pools you must visit

Katikies Hotel Infinity Pool, Greece, Santorini

Katikies Hotel Infinity Pool, Greece, Santorini. Photo by Sygnus 000

5. Katikies Hotel, Greece, Santorini

A popular luxury complex built with elements of architectural fantasy. The predominance of white, stairs, bridges, comfortable rooms and suites, room service, exquisite design, swimming pools, restaurants, bar, Jacuzzi, top class service. A perfect choice for a romantic, exclusive holiday. Katikies Hotel is located on the cliffs of Oia, at an altitude of 90 meters above the Aegean Sea. It features a rooftop restaurant and an infinity  pool, which offers breathtaking views of the caldera.

Infinity pool in Hotel Villa Mahal, Turkey, Antalya

Allegra Hotel, Kalkan, Turkey. Photo by Tibor Mester

4. Allegra Hotel, Kalkan, Turkey

This small and charming family-run hotel is situated in a location with an awesome view over the bay. It is ideal for relaxing in the quiet surrounded by nature.

The hotel is located about 1 km from the center of Kalkan, on the slope of a hill, surrounded by olive trees. All rooms have a balcony with sea views, a private bathroom and air conditioning.

Near the pool in the morning breakfast “buffet” as well as all-day snacks. The restaurant on the roof terrace you can enjoy Turkish and French cuisine while watching the sunset.

Just a few minutes walk from the exclusive club Palm Beach, where there is access to the beach, equipped with the necessary amenities (beach chairs, umbrellas, showers, toilets).

Guests can also relax by the infinity pool overlooking the sea, and get information about tours of the region with the hotel.

Costa Meloneras Resort Infinity pool, Gran Canaria, Spain

Costa Meloneras Resort Infinity pool, Gran Canaria, Spain. Photo by Felix

3. Lopesan Costa Meloneras Resort, Costa Melorras, Grand Canaria

Standing in a prime location on the oceanfront in the exclusive resort of Costa Meloneras, Lopesan Costa Meloneras Hotel & Resort, Corallium Spa & Casino looks like a palace: it was designed in such a way as to give its guests an unforgettable experience. The hotel is kept in perfect condition, its charming colonial design with distinctive Moorish motifs include traditional wooden balconies and red-tiled roofs, elegant courtyards and the breathtaking sight of the tower, from which you can admire the magnificent panorama of the ocean. The spacious common areas are elegantly furnished with antiques and big infinity pool.

The Infinity pool at LikuLiku Lagoon Resort, Fiji

The Infinity pool at LikuLiku Lagoon Resort, Fiji. Photo by Nick Triantafillou

2. Likuliku Lagoon Resort, Malolo Island, Fiji

This is a new, luxurious and comfortable hotel, whose name translates from the Fijian as “tranquil lagoons or water.” The hotel consists of a complex of charming storm, built and decorated in the traditional island style, located directly on stilts in the water, on the beachfront and in the lush gardens with exotic vegetation. Noteworthy is the original design of the reception in the form of a canoe.

Located on the coast of the Malolo Island, 25 km from the international airport Nadi.

Deluxe beachfront Bure (57 sq. m.): Terrace (22 sq. m.) With private infinity pool and recreation area outdoors (6 sq. m.), Living room, bedroom with king-size bed or two single beds, bathroom with shower in shower, an outdoor shower. Are duplex. Extras: DVD-player and monitor. View of the lagoon.

Infinity Pool in Marina Bay Hotel, Singapore

Infinity Pool in Marina Bay Hotel, Singapore. Photo by Josh McKay

1. Marina Bay Sands hotel, Singapore

After four years of construction the Marina Bay Sands hotel was opened in Singapore. At the height of the three towers of 200 meters (55 floors) is a huge terrace in a gondola with pools and lush green gardens with total area of ​​124 thousand square meters. The infinity pool is located in the open, has no visible ledges, because of what it appears that the edge of the water is cut off at the height. The infinity pool stretches 150 meters and is the largest swimming pool, built on such a scale. The hotel has 2,500 rooms, a shopping center, a conference room, two theaters, a museum, and several restaurants. The construction of the hotel has cost $ 5.7 billion for investors.