Summer picks for best hotels with cool pools
Just because you’re traveling for work, doesn’t mean you don’t deserve a little luxury. One of the highlights of business travel is the ability to choose your accommodation according to your needs and your mood. If you’re anything like many of us at Hotel Engine, one of those criteria will be hotels with cool pools. There is nothing like floating around letting the stresses of the day wash away!
With that in mind, here are a few hotels that were voted as having the best pool by USA Today.
1. Hard Rock Hotel & Casino – Las Vegas
Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas has one of the best pools of anywhere in the world. Covering a 5 acre expanse, Beachlife has multiple pools, cabanas, daybeds and secluded grounds. This hotel invented the day beach party and Rehab, its own version of day club, is one of the hottest tickets in town. Mix a little fun with your SMB travel!
2. Glenwood Hot Springs Lodge – Glenwood Springs, Colorado
Glenwood Hot Springs Lodge has a pool that lives up to its name. Kept at a balmy 90 degrees thanks to hot springs, this pool is a huge hot tub surrounded by mountains. Not only is the water warm, it also has a range of revitalizing minerals. Younger users are well catered for too with a children’s area and two waterslides.
3. JW Marriott San Antonio Hill Country Resort – San Antonio, Texas
JW Marriott San Antonio Hill Country Resort in Texas is a water park resort with its own river and rides. The river alone measures 1,100 feet long but the resort also has a kid’s pool, adult’s infinity pool, cabanas, sundeck and lots more besides. If you’re traveling with family, this would make a great day out.
4. Hawks Cay – Duck Key, Florida
Hawks Cay in Florida, has six pools so there will definitely be one here to like. One is only for adults, one specifically for kids, the Pirate Ship Pool and four others including the Sunset Pool which really does live up to its billing. Time it right and you can watch the world famous Florida sunset from the pool. One thing no visitor should ever leave without trying!
5. Delano South Beach – Miami, Florida
Staying in Florida, we next visit Delano South Beach. This hotel is all about relaxation. It features a floating pool area, meditation area, underwater music and general use areas. This is a resort that caters for adults so can be very peaceful. If you prefer to relax and unwind while in the water, this is definitely one to try.
Why not enjoy a little luxury or relaxation with your SMB travel? Whether you travel alone or with your family, each of these hotels has the pool and the facilities to keep you entertained. After all, all work and no play and all that!
Audrey Fairbrother is the Content and SEO Manager at Hotel Engine. She spends her days writing about all things business travel, researching topics that are important to Hotel Engine’s audience and cultivating the company’s brand voice. When she’s not working, Audrey enjoys spending time with her family, and hiking in the nearby Rockies with her dog, Albie.