Is there anything more luxurious than looking out over a gorgeous view from the depths of an infinity pool that simply melts into the landscape? Well we’ve found some of Europe’s most gorgeous infinity pools bringing you closer to the stunning surroundings of your next holiday.
So whether you have your eye on Greece, Ibiza or even a cheeky weekend in Wales, make the most of it by booking a hotel with an incredible infinity pool…
St Brides Hotel, Saundersfoot
Wales is full of surprises and for those of you that have visited the gorgeous Pembrokeshire coastline it will come as no surprise that these white sandy beaches are home to some incredible hotels, including The St Brides Hotel and Spa, complete with a rooftop heated infinity pool overlooking Saundersfoot Beach.
Relax in the pool all day or split your time between the pool and the spa where you can enjoy a luxurious thermal suite including an aroma steam room, a salt infusion room and a herbal rock sauna. Treat yourself to a pampering session such as a massage, facial or hydrating body wrap in one of the private treatment rooms overlooking the beach and the marina.
The hotel boasts 34 individually styled bedrooms, most with a balcony and a sea view. The interior décor follows a beachy theme of white washed clapboards, a light blue and grey palette, and floor to ceiling windows accentuating the scenery.
A design hotel in the heart of Palma de Majorca, the Nakar Hotel features a rooftop infinity pool overlooking the cathedral of Santa Maria of Palma, Bellver castle, the Port of Palma and out across the dazzling Mediterranean. This 9th floor haven includes a terrace with sun loungers and a bar which comes alive in the evening; the perfect spot to enjoy a sundowner cocktail.
The rooms at the Nakar hotel have been designed with the modern traveller in mind. Think white minimalism, a strong WiFi connection, Smart TV and several electric outlets for the various devices that accompany our modern lives.
When you can tear your gaze away from the rooftop views of the infinity pool, head down to the spa to enjoy a relaxing massage or facial, or spend a few minutes in the Finnish sauna before taking a dip in the indoor heated pool.
Surround yourself with sun, superyachts and 360 degree views of white sandy beaches at the ME hotel in Ibiza. Take some ME time in the infinity pool overlooking the ocean and the fashionable Nikki Beach complex. Besides the pool you’ll find a rooftop bar serving up delicious cocktails to accompany the panoramic views, plus, the SkinC spa, perfect for enjoying a relaxing massage after a night sampling Ibiza’s legendary nightlife.
The rooms at the ME hotel all make the most of its prime position with floor to ceiling windows in every room so you can enjoy full views of the marina and surrounding coastline. All the rooms are decked out in white – true to form of Ibiza, which is also known as the ‘white island’ – and offer modern amenities such as flat screen TV’s, laptop safe and a minibar.
Epic Sana Lisboa
How about experiencing one of Europe’s most vibrant cities from the comfort of a pool that blends into the cityscape below. The Epic Sana Lisboa is one of Lisbon’s coolest hotels located right in the centre of the city with views over some the most famous shopping streets and beyond towards the ocean.
Downstairs you’ll find a fully equipped spa, this time with a large indoor pool complete with fountain jets and surrounding relaxation area. There are also 6 treatment rooms with a modern contemporary design and hydrotherapy facilities, overlooking beautiful botanical gardens.
The hotel features two bars: one at ground level in the lobby called Scale which makes for a relaxed meeting area, and the second, ‘Upscale’, where you can enjoy a drink on the hotel rooftop whilst taking in the incredible views.
In the picturesque fishing village of Imerivigli, is Grace Santorini, a stylish boutique hotel with a spectacular heated infinity pool facing the crystal clear Mediterranean Sea. The white washed exterior of the hotel, typical of Santorini, offsets the cool blue water, making for a magical setting where sea, sky and pool seem to blend as one.
The rooms at Grace Santorini all include little luxuries such as a pillow menu where you can choose between 7 different types of pillow, a cosmetics Apivita kit and you can also order a romantic package to your room to make the most of your stay. Opt for a deluxe room and you can enjoy your own private plunge pool and terrace overlooking the sparkling ocean.
Downstairs you’ll find a restaurant boasting more magnificent views and delicious Mediterranean fusion cuisine, so really there’s no reason to ever leave your hotel!