Chilling out by the pool — it's a vital part of most vacations in Puerto Rico. The hotel pool can be an easier, hassle-free way to swim a few laps, or just lay out in the sun.
All of the hotels listed below have one or more swimming pools. We have chosen them as having some of the best swimming and pool amenities in Puerto Rico with many factors in mind, including total number of pools and features like pool bars and whirlpools. To learn more about these top pick hotels, simply click their names to view articles detailing all their amenities — not just their great pools.
|Property||Location||Number of Pools||Primary Pool Size||Whirpool||Poolside Bar|
|Gran Melia Golf Resort Puerto Rico||4.4 mi. East of Loiza||3||Large|
|Wyndham Garden at Palmas del Mar||Palmas Del Mar||7||Large|
|El Conquistador Resort, A Waldorf Astoria Resort||Las Croabas||6||Medium|
|Condado Vanderbilt Hotel||Condado District||4||Large|
|Hilton Ponce Golf & Casino Resort||2.8 mi. South-Southeast of Ponce||1||Large|
|Renaissance La Concha A Renaissance Resort||Condado District||2||Large|
|Las Casitas Village, A Waldorf Astoria Resort||1.9 mi. Northeast of Fajardo||7||Large|
|Condado Plaza Hilton||Condado District||3||Large|
|Hyatt Hacienda Del Mar||3.0 mi. West of Dorado||3||Large|
|Rincón of the Seas - Grand Caribbean Hotel||Rincón||1||Large|
|Caribe Hilton||Viejo San Juan||1||Large|
|Ritz-Carlton San Juan Hotel, Spa, & Casino||Isla Verde||1||Large|
|San Juan Marriott Resort & Stellaris Casino||Condado District||2||Large|
|Mayagüez Resort & Casino||1.5 mi. North-Northwest of Mayagüez||2||Large|
|Quality Inn El Tuque||4.7 mi. South West of Ponce||1||Large|
The property at the top, Gran Melia Puerto Rico, is set just seconds away from the beach. This gives vacationers admission not only to the pool but the natural water supply also. For overall quality and on-site offerings, we've awarded this resort a rating of 4.5 stars.
Whether you and your traveling companions want to allocate your time swimming, working on your tan, lying about, or an amalgamation of all three, there are a number of pool environments to choose from. With 3 pools on-site, Gran Melia Puerto Rico has for people just enough aquatic variance. The premier swimming pool is recognized for its precise design, which has vacationers awe-struck as they hang out by the water. It'll be hard to miss this main masterpiece, considering it's very big and has un-flawed grounds. There's also a hot tub for guests to ease into, providing a warmer, more carefree place for adults to hang out.
Plus, the pool has a smattering of conveniences that allow visitors to plan for a whole day around the swimming pool. The pool's snack cart is an excellent place to grab a simple snack in between meals. If you begin to feel parched, simply make your way over to the pool bar, which offers up a variety of alcoholic beverages on top of those of the non-alcoholic variety.
Each of the hotels in Puerto Rico keeps their own balance between style and comfort; 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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