The Best Accommodations for Swimming Pools in Jamaica

Make a Splash in Jamaica's Swimming Pools

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A refreshing dip and a nap by the pool — it's a vital part of most vacations in Jamaica. The hotel's pool is one of the first amenities you should take advantage of. When you're feeling lazy, the pool is the best place to sunbathe by the water, or take a refreshing dip.

All of the hotels listed below have one or more swimming pools. We have chosen them as having some of the best pools and poolside amenities in the region with many considerations in mind, including landscape design, pool size, and poolside bars. To learn why these hotels make great places to stay, just click on any one of them to view detailed articles and important information about various aspects of the property.

Best Properties in Jamaica for Swimming Pools
Property Location Number of Pools Primary Pool Size Whirpool Poolside Bar
Couples Sans Souci Ocho Rios 4 Large check check
Secrets Wild Orchid Montego Bay All Inclusive 1.9 mi. South West of Montego Bay 5 Large check check
Secrets St James Montego Bay 1.9 mi. South West of Montego Bay 5 Large check check
Sandals South Coast Crab Pond Bay 6 Large check check
Sandals Negril 4.4 mi. North of Negril 4 Large check check
Iberostar Rose Hall Suites 4.4 mi. East of Rose Hall 5 Large check check
Beaches Negril Resort & Spa 2.9 mi. North of Negril 3 Large check check
Moon Palace Jamacia Grande Downtown Ocho Rios 7 Large check check
Couples Negril 4.9 mi. North of Negril 2 Large check check
Breathless Montego Bay Resort & Spa 2.2 mi. South West of Montego Bay 4 Medium check check
Hedonism II 4.6 mi. North of Negril - -
Grand Bahia Principe Jamaica Runaway Bay 3 Large check check
Grand Palladium Lady Hamilton Resort & Spa 15.2 mi. West of Montego Bay 5 Large check
Couples Swept Away 2.6 mi. North of Negril 3 Large check check
Hyatt Zilara Rose Hall 9 Large check
Jewel Runaway Bay Resort Runaway Bay 3 Large check check
Jewel Paradise Cove Beach Resort by Curio 1.4 mi. East-Northeast of Runaway Bay 2 Large check check
Hilton Rose Hall Resort & Spa Rose Hall 4 Large
Royal Decameron Montego Beach Hotel Montego Bay 2 Large check check
Travellers Beach Resort Negril 1 Large check check
Sandals Royal Caribbean 2.9 mi. West of Rose Hall 2 Medium check check
Seastar Inn 1.4 mi. South West of Negril 2 Large check check
Jewel Grande Rose Hall 2 Large check check
Sandals Montego Bay 2.3 mi. North-Northeast of Montego Bay 4 Large check check
Grand Palladium Jamaica Resort and Spa 15.3 mi. West of Montego Bay 5 Large check

The property at the top, Couples, is perched in Ocho Rios right on the beach. This affords guests connection not only to a swimming pool but the seafront too. Based on several important factors, we have given this resort a rating of 4 stars. It's also good to know that they feature all-inclusive prices. On top of having a pool, Couples includes 4 courts where vacationers can enjoy a round of tennis.

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Whether you and your traveling companions hope to use up your days wading in the water, working on your tan, lounging, or an amalgamation of all of the above, there are a variance of swimming pool options to pick from. With 4 pools on-site, Couples shares with tourists just the right amount of aquatic variety. The primary swimming pool is acclaimed for its posh design, which has vacationers in awe while they sit near the water. It's a sizable property feature, and offers exquisite landscaping. As a bonus, there is a soothing hot tub to sneak away to, sharing a hotter, more relaxed place for adults to enjoy time of their own.

Furthermore, the pool offers a smattering of facilities that allow guests to plan for a full day around the swimming pool. The pool area snack stand is a wonderful spot to enjoy a small morsel between meals. As you begin to feel thirsty, simply find your way over to the poolside bar, which serves up a variety of alcoholic beverages and those of the non-alcoholic variety.

If you are spending time in the pool and desire something to quench your thirst, there isn't any reason to bother leaving the pool. Visitors to these grounds will experience the luxury of their swim up bar, which offers you the ability to make your way over to the bar, order a drink, and float back beverage in hand.

Each hotel in Jamaica has its own way of making guests happy; you're just a click away from comparing amenities like dining, golf, and watersports at these hotels.

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