Travel + Leisure: Top 10 most beautiful luxury swimming pools in Vietnam
Update: Jul 13, 2022
Travel + Leisure has recently announced its extensive list of 10 hotels and resorts with topnotch swimming pools on its list of “Best Hotel Pools in Vietnam” among the magazine’s 2022 Asia’s Best Awards.

Shell Pool, JW Marriott Phu Quoc Emerald Bay Resort & Spa

According to many readers and voters of Travel + Leisure, the seashell-shaped swimming pool at this luxurious resort in Phu Quoc Island is “The Most Instagrammable in Asia” and “gorgeous”. Located on Khem Beach in Phu Quoc Island, the biggest island in Vietnam, the Sell Pool backs up onto pristine white sands and aqua beaches.

The glittering, mosaic-tiled pool has a scalloped railing, wonderful crystal water, and lush green surrounding. At the request of diners, a beautiful and hearty floating breakfast can be served right at the swimming pool.

The Sell Pool allows visitors to easily migrate from the pool to the beach. Photos: Hotels and resorts

The L.O.N.G Pool, InterContinental Danang Sun Peninsula Resort

The resort features a 50-meter-long signature infinity pool with panoramic, picture-perfect views of the complex and the peninsula. It is perfect for laps, with a built-in Jacuzzi area at one end. This pool is quiet, temperature-controlled and for adults only. Other two luxurious swimming pools are the Garden Pool which is ideal for leisurely lounging in a private nook or on the lawn, and the pool for kids.

The wonderful swimming pool looks over My Khe Beach in Da Nang City, Quang Nam Province.

In-villa pools, Six Senses Ninh Van Bay Resort

Each of the Water Pool Villa in the resort, located in Ninh Hoa District, Khanh Hoa Province, has its own plunge pool. The swimming pool in the private villas is cleverly designed when placed on large rocks, facing the sea. The rocks are also ground flat as a place for sunbathing.

A stay in these havens of serenity makes visitors totally enthralled.

Tropical oasis swimming pool, InterContinental Phu Quoc Long Beach Resort

The main swimming pool of the resort is designed as a miniature tropical oasis with coconut forests on both sides and interspersed trees right on its edges. It is ideal for an aquatic workout or leisurely laps in a calm environment with breathtaking ocean views. In addition to the main swimming pool, the resort also has three others, with fun activities for family guests.

This stunning tropical-style swimming pool is located on Phu Quoc Island.

Private pools, Fusion Resort Phu Quoc

The resort is loved for its minimalist design and local influences. Apart from round main pools, each of its private villas have a large swimming pool, helping guests to enjoy the crystal cool water of their own.

The center pool of the Fusion Phu Quoc resort.

Infinity pools, Amanoi Resort

Each private villa includes living and dining pavilions and a large infinity swimming pool surrounded by expansive decking. These breathtaking private infinity pools may overlook the ocean, mountain, cliff, or forest.

The Amanoi Resort is located in Vinh Hy Bay of Ninh Thuan Province.

Beach pool, Hyatt Danang Regency Resort and Spa

The five pools of Hyatt Danang Regency Resort and Spa are located just a few steps from the beach. Food and beverage poolside menus are available at the main pool.

The charming resort's pool is located in Danang City

Rooftop Infinity Pool, Hôtel des Arts Saigon – MGallery

Visitors to the hotel can indulge themselves in a refreshing infinity pool overseeing the city with the best sunset view. The pool area is on the top floor of the hotel and is very high up and is 100 percent exposed to the sun.

The breathtaking view of Saigon from Hôtel des Arts Saigon – MGallery.

Light pool, The Reverie Saigon

The Reverie Saigon Hotel has a colorful and modernly decorated swimming pool located on the 6th floor of the hotel. The 24-meter long, free-form pool is designed with exquisite mosaic tile artistry by Sicis of Italy and deploys an ozone-generated system to give the freshness and buoyancy of a freshwater pool.

An underwater sound system streams a custom playlist, and beginning at 6:00 pm each evening, swimmers and poolside visitors can enjoy an underwater light show.

The pool-side space is equipped with TechnoGym’s ARTIS line of cardio equipment with Wi-Fi-enabled console for seamless connectivity to smartphones and iPods.

The vibrant swimming pool of the Reverie Saigon.

Jenna Duong


Hanoi Times - - July 10, 2022