The most beautiful swimming-pools in Europe
Swimming and floating in water gives you a feeling of relaxation. Swimming is also a perfect sport for all ages. Discover the most beautiful pools. For people who love to swim, here is our selection of the best pools in Europe.
1. The Yeatman
The Yeatman is simply the most beautiful hotel in the region. Stay there for the view of Porto and the estuary and enjoy the exceptional quality of its 82 rooms, its balconies with panoramic view, its Caudalie spa and two exceptional swimming pools.
The hotel is close to the wine lodges and the famous Taylor’s House. The hotel alone is worth a visit as one of the finest hotels in Europe; not only will you love the view but you will enjoy impeccable service for an unforgetable stay.
2. B2 Boutique Hotel & Spa
The buildings of the old Hürlimann Brewery will take on a new role following their conversion into the B2 Boutique Hotel + Spa Hürlimann Areal Zurich. However, the industrial character of the buildings has been carefully preserved to illustrate the history of Zurich's legendary brewing era.
The brand B2 stands for "Bookmark + Boutique". The B2 Boutique Hotels are unique, intimate and urban hotels and suites. They have strong roots in the community and are situated in unusual locations. No two B2 Boutique Hotels are alike, but they do have plenty in common: a dedication to providing old-fashioned hospitality with the very latest comforts. B2 is a brand by Turicum Hotel Management AG.
3. Aspria Louise
Aspria Avenue Louise is an exclusive club in the heart of ‘chic’ offering its adult clientele a calm, peaceful and special place to unwind in cocooning comfort.
Adults are invited to enjoy the pleasures of Aspria Avenue Louise at their fancy. It is a peaceful and refined exclusive club. Its discreet atmosphere is perfect for you to unwind and relax in style and elegance.
4. The Molitor
Famed for its 2 swimming pools, since the 1930s the Molitor has been the place to be in Paris. The Molitor reopens in May 2014 with its spirit and architecture intact. With views of the summer pool, the 124 rooms at the 5-star hotel invite you to discover this wonderful location: enjoy relaxing in the spa, swim in the indoor pool, share a cocktail on the rooftop or savor the menu dreamt up by 2 generations of Meilleurs Ouvriers de France. Relax: you are at the Molitor.
5. Grand Hotel Central
Grand Hotel Central, a home in the heart of Barcelona where the amenities and luxuries of a five-star hotel are combined with a sense of style and elegance.
The hotel has a perfect location between the Gothic district with its spectacular Cathedral or the ancient city walls and “el Born”.
147 spacious rooms & suites with the best of modern design. Its very famous infinity pool, the Ávalon Restaurant where the awarded Chef Ramon Freixa presents affordable cuisine to share with friends, the stylish the City Bar offering all day dining including salads, sandwiches and a wide cocktail menu surrounded by good music in a relaxing atmosphere.
6. The Life Gallery
A sense of balance and tranquility, nature and inspiration, light and creation, all come together at “Life Gallery Athens”, located in the sophisticated suburb of Ekali.
Modern architecture finds its expression in a minimalist, airy designed building with glass surfaces, discreet swimming pools, Zen gardens, ethnic elements and out-door verandas, which all combine to blend in absolute harmony with Nature.
7. The Cambrian Adelboden hotel
Situated amid the pristine scenery of the Swiss Alps, and with stunning mountain views in every direction, The Cambrian offers the kind of location that tense desk huggers the world over spend their days dreaming about. Whether you're here for the unsurpassed skiing on the slopes of the Bernese Oberland, to fill your lungs with all that clear, snow-tinged air in the forests and cow-flecked pastures of the surrounding hillsides, or simply to indulge in the hotel's high-end dining or unwind in its award-winning spa, you're sure to leave Adelboden in a relaxed and rejuvenated state. Just look at the cows reclining in the meadows outside. They don't look stressed, do they?
8. The Vine Hotel
Funchal - Madeira
A hotel with soul, just like a good wine. The Vine is sophisticated and luxurious. A Boutique Hotel awarded with the "World's Leading Design Hotel", with a touch of simplicity and discretion, just the way you like it.
A dip in the panoramic pool, a vinetherapy session in the spa or a gourmet dinner with a view over the city: these are just a few of the pleasures awaiting you at The Vine.