A refreshing dip in the pool is the perfect way to beat the Hong Kong heat. Not only does it help you cool off, but swimming is also a low-impact exercise and offers a number of health benefits. Plus, it’s a fun activity to do with friends and family, or even solo!
With most public and government-run pools set to reopen this week, you’ll be able to enjoy a dip in the water without all the crowds. But if you want to kick things up a notch, here are some of the best hotel pools in Hong Kong – from infinity pools overlooking Victoria Harbour to water zones with spectacular views.
The glitzy and glamorous indoor pool at the Peninsula Hong Kong is truly a sight to behold, with its wide marble columns, coffered ceilings and cornices, the pool exudes classic Romanesque grandeur. It’s the perfect place to relax and unwind after a long day in the city.
If you’re a member of the Asaya club, you can enjoy full access to this gorgeous pool (and more!) at a fraction of the cost. Indulge in a luscious selection of snacks and drinks including Alaskan king crab rolls, strawberry mirlitons and more, while taking in sweeping views of the city’s skyline from day to night.
The pool at the Four Seasons is also open to non-hotel guests. Located on the sixth floor of this ultra-luxury hotel, the outdoor pool is a serene oasis that’s perfect for a peaceful swim or a relaxing deck session. And, if you’re feeling hungry, the hotel’s Asaya restaurant is only a few steps away.
This destination public pool is popular among families with kids of all ages. Located in Sha Tin, this pool boasts some of the most exciting water slides in Hong Kong. From a giant mushroom and tree-shaped fountains to the 9m-high water slide, your little ones will definitely have a blast. They’re also equipped with a leisure pool, diving and training pools, as well as a toddler and round stepping pool.
Whether you’re looking for an action-packed day out or a relaxing soak, Hammer Hill Road is your destination. Featuring a slew of waterslides, water shooters and the famous pirate ship, this is one pool that’ll make you wish summer never ends!