Best Luxury Pools in Singapore

Best Luxury Pools in Singapore

When it comes to hotels, one of the first things that we look for is a nice pool that meets several pre-requisites such as luxury, comfort and peace and quiet. While other people look for bars and room space, we prefer to be in the water as much as possible. With a little research, here is what we have found as the Top 6 pools in Singapore. Let us know in the comments below if we have missed one off the list! Remember, this is just our opinion s happy to hear them all!

Mandarin Oriental Singapore 

The Mandarin Oriental in Singapore presents a stylish swimming pool and deck area that has been tastefully designed by renowned hospitality interior design firm Buz Design and St Legere Design International of Hong Kong. Located on the 5th floor of the hotel, the area has been fashionably transformed to offer guests a sophisticated and luxurious respite from the city. The pool area is surrounded by lush tropical landscape and has been cleverly raised to different levels to emphasize the spectacular views of Singapore’s city skyline. Lining the upper deck of the swimming pool are five well-appointed, Oriental-inspired private cabanas. Each one is equipped with controlled dimmer lighting, a ceiling fan, iPod dock, Wi-Fi connectivity and an on-call button for food and beverage service.

Number of pools: 2

Type of pools: One outdoor 25-metre swimming pool and a children’s pool. 

Cabanas: Yes. Five well-appointed, Oriental-inspired private cabanas are available on first-come-first-serve basis. Each cabana is equipped with controlled dimmer lighting, a ceiling fan, iPod dock, Wi-Fi connectivity and an on-call button for food and beverage service.

Jacuzzi: No

Swim-up Pool Bar: Yes in the adults-only section

Pool Access: Pool access only for in-house staying guests.

Complimentary: Sun lotion, newspapers, magazines,  fresh juice shots and smoothies as light refreshments for guests.

Extras: Children’s pool is equipped with bubble jet water features.

For Adults: There is no adult-only pool available but the main outdoor pool is a 25-metre swimming pool, good for laps early and late during the day.

For Kids: There is a purpose-built children’s pool with bubble jet water features, which is surrounded by family cabanas and shielded from the main pool to provide more privacy for families. The children’s pool is equipped with bubble jet water features.

Marina Bay Sands 

Visit Singapore’s most iconic hotel for the world’s largest rooftop Infinity Pool, award-winning dining, and a wide range of shopping and entertainment options. A room here is not cheap, but we can assure you that it is pure luxury and with Gardens of the Bay next door, you will have plenty of things to do.

Number of pools: 2 Pools, a 150-metre infinity swimming pool and is the world’s largest outdoor pool at that height. The Infinity Pool is split into three sections: an adults-only area, a family-friendly section, and a dedicated children’s pool.

Type of pools: One outdoor 25-metre swimming pool and a children’s pool

Cabanas: No

Jacuzzi: Yes, 3 Jacuzzis overlooking Gardens by the Bay

Swim-up Pool Bar: No

Pool Access: Pool access only for in-house staying guests and a hotel key card (one per person) must be presented for entry.

Complimentary: Towels and sunloungers.

Extras: Sauna & steam bath available to hotel guests at the Fitness Club

For Adults: The Infinity Pool is split into three sections with a dedicated adults-only area.

For Kids: There is a family-friendly section, and a dedicated children’s pool. There is no wading pool for toddlers.

Shangri-La Rasa Sentosa 

 
 
 
 
 
View this post on Instagram
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

A post shared by Shangri-La Rasa Sentosa Resort (@rasasentosa) on

Shangri-La Rasa Sentosa is the only beachfront resort in Singapore. It is just 15 minutes away from the city centre, with rooms facing views of the South China Sea, landscaped garden and pools.

This popular family-friendly resort on Sentosa island offers a wide variety of activities for families and sun-seekers alike – from soaking in the sun and taking a dip in the natural water swimming pools, to enjoying daily pool games, making a splash with sea sports, taking a scenic stroll on the resort grounds, or visiting the nearby Fort Siloso for a piece of Singapore’s history, there is something for everyone!

Number of pools: 3

Type of pools: 1 adults-only pool, 2 kids pool with 3 water slides.

Cabanas: N/A

Jacuzzi: Yes, outdoor jacuzzi at the adults only area.

Swim-up Pool Bar: No

Pool Access: Pool access is only for in-house resort guests only.

Complimentary: Fruit infused water by the pool.

For Adults: There is one main pool with an adults only section that includes an outdoor jacuzzi

For Kids: There is one kids pool that is more shallow in depth and one kids pool with 3 water slides and a giant water bucket feature. There is also a splash pad.

The 3 water slides have a canopy that provides protection from the sun. Life jackets are available at the towel stand.

Sofitel Singapore Sentosa Resort & Spa

The Sofitel Singapore Sentosa is a little getaway on the Sentosa island, close to other resorts in the area. Like all Sofitel hotels, you know you are getting a dash of luxury and the pool is something that you reminds me more of Bali than a bustling Singapore.

Number of pools: 3

Type of pools: 1 pool at the hotel and 2 pools at the spa. Sofitel Spa pools include a Floatation pool and Lap pool. The Lap pool is a 33-metre long black pearlescent tiled pool.

You can also visit the nearby Tanjong Beach, just a short walk away for the sand and sea.

Cabanas: There are cabanas around the hotel pool. Keeping in mind with social distancing, there is reservation needed for the cabana (free).

Jacuzzi: No

Swim-up Pool Bar: No

Pool Access: Pool access is only for in-house resort guests only.

Complimentary: Towels for guests.

For Adults: There is no adults only pools

For Kids: All pools can have access for the kids. There is no wading pool for toddlers.

Sofitel Sentosa staycation - Sofitel Sentosa Pool

Village Hotel Sentosa

 
 
 
 
 
View this post on Instagram
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

A post shared by Village Hotel Sentosa (@villagehotelsentosa) on

Guests at the Village Hotel Sentosa can enjoy both indoor and outdoor pool activities. The pool deck on the 3rd level has 4-themed pools, the Lazy River Pool, Children’s Play Pool, Adventure Pool and infinity Pamukkale Pool, promising fun for everyone in the family.

Number of pools: 4

Type of pools: Pamukkale Pool – features unique pool terraces that overlook the sea’s horizon, Children’s Play Pool, Adventure Pool – studded with social pods that mimic tiny verdant islands, Lazy River Pool

Cabanas: Yes, the pool deck lounge chairs are available on a first come first serve basis

Jacuzzi: Yes, they are available at both corners of the Pamukkale Pool, around 4-5 Jacuzzi per corner.

Swim-up Pool Bar: Yes, at the Pamukkale Pool.

Pool Access: Pool access only for in-house staying guests.

Complimentary: Pool towels

For Adults: There are no specific Adult-Only pools.

For Kids: There is a Kids pool called the Children’s Play Pool with slides, water features, and even a man-made “beach” for the little ones.There is also an Adventure Pool, studded with social pods that mimic tiny verdant islands and a Lazy River Pool where you can sweep away on the gentle swells of water while surrounded by lush, luxuriant foliage.

There is the Pool Bar situated right beside the Pamukkale Pool, serving classic cocktails
like Blood Orange Mojito or Tropical Lychee BelliniHappy Camper is a vintage Volkswagen food truck within the Pool Deck vicinity, offering
light refreshments and quick bites such as shaker fries, chips, ice cream etc.

Four Seasons Singapore 

Four Seasons Singapore
Four Seasons Singapore

Four Seasons Hotel Singapore is a luxury 5-star hotel located along Orchard Boulevard featuring indulging amenities like Michelin starred dining & more. The hotel has two outdoor pools, including a lap pool at the 3rd flood and a separate family pool on the rooftop with cabanas and a beautiful skyline view.

If you are looking to book your Four Seasons experience, reach out to us for exclusive extra booking perks or check out these two options to compare rates Booking.com and Agoda.

Number of pools: 2 pools in total (adults-only lap pool with outdoor jacuzzi, family pool)

Type of pools: One outdoor 25-metre swimming pool and a children’s pool

Cabanas: Yes. Based on first-come-first-serve basis and accessible for hotel guests only. No minimum spend required

Jacuzzi: Yes at Level 3’s pool

Swim-up Pool Bar: Yes in the adults-only section

Pool Access: Pool access only for in-house staying guests

Complimentary: Sunscreen, floats, water, iced tea and fruits

Extras: Children’s pool is equipped with bubble jet water features

For Adults: Adults-only lap pool with outdoor jacuzzi is located on Level 3

For Kids: There is a family pool located at the rooftop.
No wading pool available for toddlers.

Goodbye!
  • Have you ever visited Singapore before? Share with us your experience if you have been!
  • Have we missed a place where we need to go?
  • Follow us on Instagram @adventurefaktory to keep looking at beautiful destinations we have been to!

If you like this article, follow our Adventures on Facebook, YouTube, Twitter, Instagram @adventurefaktory, but most importantly sign up to our E-mail list to keep up with updates and travel trends + deals!

Disclaimer: This article contains affiliate links. We use them as a way of assisting us in maintaining our website and follow our passion.  Please use them when you are booking as it supports us greatly. All opinions remain our own. Thank you. 

More from Mitch

Titan Fitness Camp: Phuket body transformation program

As you know we travel the world looking for action, adventure and...
Read More