Jump to Main ContentJump to Primary Navigation
Top

Hidden gem swimming pools at luxury London hotels

London's frenetic cityscape is home to a surprising number of large and inviting swimming pools. And the best of these can be found in five-star hotels.

From The Berkeley's rooftop mosaic-tiled design overlooking Hyde Park to The Rembrandt's Romanesque affair, these venues offer a level of luxury and indulgence you just won't find at your local leisure centre.

This ambiance comes at a considerable price for non-hotel guests, but it may be worth paying on the odd occasion for the space and calm to swim in, plus extras such as massage jets, scented candles and fluffy white dressing gowns. 

Treat yourself to our pick of London's most indulgent pools, with a few more budget-friendly options thrown in too, for good measure.

Related

rexfeatures_3298233a.jpg

Thurrock is the top destination for Londoners escaping the capital

Mila Kunis.jpg

Mila Kunis opens up about new motherhood and her wedding secret

rexfeatures_4103598ba.jpg

Sam Taylor-Johnson on tensions during Fifty Shades production

Snow White mirror.jpg

The golden rules of great eye care

mini-breakfast.jpg

The world's smallest edible breakfast cooked in a miniature kitchen

255_tablet_feat_motherhood_lead_v1.jpg

The Great Baby Debate

Comments

More

Retreat to a fantasy pad in northern Cornwall

Stylist is one of the first to stay at the UK's coolest self-catering bolthole

by Susan Riley
25 Jul 2017

This magical treehouse is the most popular Airbnb listing ever

Featuring a bed under the stars and swinging bridges bathed in fairy lights

by Anna Brech
20 Jul 2017

Three flying secrets that airlines don't want you to know about

“We don't tell you that we're flying this plane half-awake because we don't want to scare you”

by Anna Brech
19 Jul 2017

Mermaid wannabes, you need to visit this incredible underwater winery

Life is the bubbles under the sea…

by Megan Murray
18 Jul 2017

Explore Europe's unsung wine region in the Douro Valley

Stylist jets to Portugal to experience a tranquil spa hotel in the unspoilt region of the Douro Valley

by Lucy Foster
18 Jul 2017

These fantastic UNESCO heritage sites are right on your doorstep

How many have you visited?

by Jasmine Andersson
13 Jul 2017

TfL drops the term “ladies and gentleman” in gender-neutral move

“This is so awesome and about time.”

by Sarah Biddlecombe
13 Jul 2017

Scared of flying? This trick curbs your take-off and turbulence fears

Try it to dial your anxiety down a notch

by Anna Brech
13 Jul 2017

Tinder sends near-miss couple on epic date to Hawaii

“It's time you got together IRL”

by Anna Brech
13 Jul 2017

Embrace Stockholm Syndrome

Stylist discovers Sweden's capital is a city to savour for distinctive culture

by Amelia Trevette
11 Jul 2017