USA April 19, 2018
The Views From These 5 U.S. Hotel Pools Will Make You Swoon
There’s nothing better than a hotel room with a gorgeous view when traveling, so why not expect the same with the pool? Hotels have recognized the value of a spectacular poolscape as a way to attract customers, and many are beefing up the outdoor areas as a result. After all, if you’re going to spend time in the water, don’t you want something beautiful to look at while swimming? Here are incredible pool views you won’t want to miss:
1. Kimpton Everly Hotel Hollywood - Los Angeles, California
A rooftop pool has never looked so good! The indoor-outdoor area epitomizes Southern California's best attributes, making this a pool paradise. The pool is a vibrant centerpiece to the hotel's happening day and night, and refreshing food and cocktail variations make hanging out there even more fun. The hotel is conveniently located near all the exciting Hollywood attractions, adding to the appeal. It is located at 1800 Argyle Ave. in L.A.
2. Sagamore Pendry Baltimore - Baltimore, Maryland
Old is definitely new again. This 1914 property on Baltimore's historic recreation pier, known as the "rec pier" to locals, is an idyllic harbor view hotel filled with history, character, and style. It is rooted in tradition but reimagined, and the renovations have transformed the hotel in a must-see experience. The pool looks out to the bay, and hotel guests can stay cool while watching ships go by. Find the hotel at 1715 Thames St. in Baltimore.
3. Gansevoort Meatpacking Hotel - New York City
This history-rich retreat touts breathtaking 360-degree panoramic views of New York City and sunsets over the Hudson River. The Gansevoort Meatpacking NYC is the first luxury resort in Manhattan’s vibrant and historic Meatpacking District. Guests will love the swanky 45-foot heated outdoor rooftop pool featuring underwater lights. Combined with its landscaped terraces, outdoor grill and trendy bar and lounge, people will never want to check out. It is located at 18 Ninth Ave. at 13th St. in New York City.
4. Amangiri Resort - Canyon Point, Utah
Located in a protected valley in Canyon Point with sweeping views, this luxury 5-star resort offers both adventures as well as peaceful retreat to escape from a hectic life for a while. This remote hideaway is tucked within the luminous canyons of the American Southwest. The hotel's design embraces the desert aesthetics throughout, but the pool really seals the deal by literally bring the dessert to an up close and personal level. The resort is near the heart of the Four Corners region, where the states of Utah, Colorado, New Mexico and Arizona meet and what was home for centuries to the native Navajo people. The resort is located at 1 Kayenta Rd. in Canyon Point, Utah.
5. The Inn At Las Brisas - Washington, Texas
This five-star rustic ranch getaway is located in the Eastern foothills of Texas and is easily accessible from either Houston or Austin areas. Dos Brisas is a 313-acre resort and home to the second largest privately owned indoor riding arena in the state. The hacienda-inspired resort looks out on pastures and beautiful Hill Country landscapes in every direction. The infinity pool lets you keep cool while looking outward to grazing horses and beautiful Texas skies. The luxury inn is at 10000 Champion Drive in Washington, Texas.
How important is a pool view for you when choosing a resort? Have you visited any of these hot spots, or do you have others you would add to the list?
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