10 Stunning Hotel Rooms With Private Pools
From the Maldives to Marrakech, here are 10 of the best hotel rooms with private pools around the world.
Dreaming of a luxury vacation? If five-star accommodations, top-notch service, and a private, spa-like oasis sounds like your ideal getaway, we have the perfect hotels for you. We've rounded up some of the most stunning hotel rooms with private pools in breathtaking destinations around the world. Picture private overwater villas in the Maldives, plunge pools with incredible wildlife views, and more. Here are 10 of the best hotels with private pools that are worthy of your travel bucket list.
1. Waldorf Astoria Maldives Ithaafushi
What’s better than a private pool? A private pool located just outside your very own overwater villa overlooking the ocean, of course. Every villa at the super-luxurious Waldorf Astoria Maldives Ithaafushi has its own infinity pool, dining gazebo, and outdoor deck with a swinging daybed, making for incredible sunset views and isolated stargazing. For the ultimate secluded vacation, you can even opt to book your own private island.
2. Christopher St. Barth
The four-bedroom villas at Christopher on St. Barth really take advantage of their oceanfront location with endless views of the sea and island. Enjoy the privacy of your own pool and large deck knowing that the hotel’s other amenities, including a spa and large infinity pool, are just steps away.
3. The Beverly Hills Hotel
One of the most iconic Los Angeles properties, The Beverly Hills Hotel has hosted its fair share of Hollywood stars, including Marilyn Monroe, John F. Kennedy, and many, many more. Elizabeth Taylor stayed in Bungalow 5 for six of her eight honeymoons, and guests today can enjoy the bungalow’s Old Hollywood vibes on the private patio, complete with a pool.
4. andBeyond Sossusvlei Desert Lodge
This incredible lodge’s location in the Namibian desert affords guests once-in-a-lifetime experiences like exceptional stargazing next to an International Dark Sky Reserve and helicopter rides over the expansive desert. Ten 1,400-square-foot suites feature in-room fireplaces, freezer drawers stocked with Namibian craft beer, verandas with outdoor showers, and private plunge pools.
5. Sugar Beach, A Viceroy Resort
With 96 rooms, cottages, and bungalows, Sugar Beach, A Viceroy Resort in Soufriere, St. Lucia, offers a range of luxurious accommodations — and every single room has its own private plunge pool. Relax in your private pool and enjoy views of the Caribbean Sea or Pitons, or venture out to try one of the many island excursions the hotel offers.
6. Waldorf Astoria Los Cabos Pedregal
The beautiful Waldorf Astoria Los Cabos Pedregal is located at the southernmost tip of Mexico’s Baja California Peninsula, and each of the property’s guest rooms, suites, multi-bedroom casitas, villas, and private Pedregal homes has a private terrace and plunge pool. Even better, guests can enjoy a daily 4 p.m. delivery of chips, guacamole, salsa, and two Coronitas.
7. Royal Mansour Marrakech
The palatial Royal Mansour estate is the only all-riad property in Marrakech, offering guests a luxurious break from the bustle of the exciting city. There are 53 private, three-story riads at the Royal Mansour, and each has a rooftop terrace and private plunge pool — the ideal place to cool off in the Moroccan heat. The ultra-luxurious Grand Riad has a rooftop terrace with a private pool that looks out over lush vegetation to the Atlas Mountains in the distance.
8. Nayara Tented Camp
One of the first luxury tented camps in Central America, Nayara Tented Camp opened last December, offering 21 tented accommodations with incredible views of the Arenal Volcano. Each tent has a private terrace and pool fed by warm mineral springs. You might even spot some of the rain forest wildlife, like hummingbirds, macaws, or sloths, from your pool.
9. Chileno Bay Resort & Residences, Auberge Resorts Collection
This beautiful resort in Los Cabos has an array of accommodations with private pools, ranging from a spa suite with a plunge pool to larger villas with private pools. The incredible Brisa del Mar villa offers an astounding 24,000 square feet of indoor and outdoor space and plenty of luxurious amenities, including a large outdoor pool and private beach access.
10. Mombo and Little Mombo Camp
Mombo and Little Mombo Camp, located in the Okavango Delta in Botswana, offer sustainable luxury in one of the world’s best places for wildlife viewing. Each tented suite has its own private plunge pool facing the floodplain — you might even spot an elephant while taking a dip.