The Best Accommodations for Swimming Pools in Jamaica

Make a Splash in Jamaica's Swimming Pools <br />

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Relaxing by the pool — it's a vital part of most vacations in Jamaica. The pool is definitely an amenity to take advantage of. It's a convenient option when you want to soak up some sun, then cool off with a poolside cocktail.

Every hotel listed below has at least one swimming pool. We have chosen them as some of the most refreshing swimming spots in the region based on several factors, including the number of pools, pool size, landscaping design, and more. To learn more about why these hotels are great picks, simply click their names to view pages detailing all their amenities — not just their great pools.

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 St James Montego Bay 1.9 mi. South West of Montego Bay 5 Large check check
Secrets Wild Orchid Montego Bay All Inclusive 1.9 mi. South West of Montego Bay 5 Large check check
Sandals Negril 4.4 mi. North of Negril 4 Large check check
Sandals Whitehouse Crab Pond Bay 6 Large check check
Couples Negril 4.9 mi. North of Negril 2 Large check check
Moon Palace Jamacia Grande Downtown Ocho Rios 7 Large check check
Iberostar Rose Hall Suites 4.4 mi. East of Rose Hall 5 Large check check
Beaches Negril Resort and Spa 2.9 mi. North of Negril 3 Large check check
Jewel Runaway Bay Resort Runaway Bay 3 Large check check
Grand Bahia Principe Jamaica Runaway Bay 3 Large check check
Couples Swept Away 2.6 mi. North of Negril 3 Large check check
Grand Palladium Lady Hamilton Resort & Spa 15.2 mi. West of Montego Bay 5 Large check
Hyatt Zilara Rose Hall 9 Large check
Hedonism II 4.6 mi. North of Negril - -
Seastar Inn 1.4 mi. South West of Negril 2 Large check check
Sunset at the Palms Negril 5.3 mi. North of Negril 1 Large check check
Riu Ocho Rios 2.3 mi. East of St. Ann's Bay 2 Large check check
Travellers Beach Resort Negril 1 Large check check
Royal Decameron Montego Beach Hotel Montego Bay 2 Large check check
Hilton Rose Hall Resort & Spa Rose Hall 4 Large
Riu Tropical Bay 5.1 mi. North of Negril 2 Large check check
Azul Sensatori Jamaica 4.1 mi. North of Negril 3 Large check
Grand Palladium Jamaica Resort and Spa 15.3 mi. West of Montego Bay 5 Large check
Sandals Montego Bay 2.3 mi. North-Northeast of Montego Bay 4 Large check check

Our top choice for lodging with outstanding swimming, Couples, is located in Ocho Rios seconds from the beach. This allows travelers access not only to a swimming pool but the coast as well. We have given this resort a rating of 4 stars. It's also good to know that they offer the perk of all-inclusive prices. On top of having a pool, Couples houses 4 courts where vacationers might play a game of tennis.

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Whether you and your party plan to use up your time wading in the water, soaking up the sun, relaxing, or a fusion of each, there are a variety of pool options to select from. With 4 pools on-site, Couples offers people just the right amount of aquatic variety. The head swimming pool is acknowledged for its decorative design, which has property guests oohing and aahing while they lounge by the water. It's a sizable property feature, and showcases impeccable landscaping. As an added bonus, there is a whirlpool for tired guests to soak, offering a warmer, more calm place for adults to unwind from the day.

Additionally, the swimming pool area includes a great deal of extras that provide the opportunity for visitors to delight in a full day around the pool. The pool's snack cart is an excellent spot to grab a delectable snack between meals. If you feel thirsty, just find your way over to the pool bar, which offers up a variety of alcoholic beverages in addition to those of the non-alcoholic variety.

While you are enjoying some time in the pool and could use a drink to drink, there isn't any reason to bother making your way out of the water. Visitors to these grounds will experience the convenience and novelty of their swim up bar, which allows you the ability to make your way over to the bartender, grab a beverage, and swim back drink in hand.

Each of the hotels in Jamaica will appeal to a different type of vacationer; our guides will help you determine not just the amenities at a hotel, but how close it is to the attractions you want to see.

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