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The 5 Best Hotel Pools in Rome

Ariston Anderson | April 27, 2018

Finding a hotel with a pool in Rome is a true luxury. But on a hot summer's day there's nothing more you'll want to do than take a dip. These Rome hotels feature great pool areas for lounging about and taking in the Italian sun, or for enjoying a birds-eye view of the city while enjoying a hydromassage.

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Hotel Parco dei Principi

Why it made the list

The Parco dei Principi also has an enormous lap pool, with a view onto the lush greenery of Villa Borghese park. The pool itself is surrounded by beautiful gardens, which along with its spacious deck area, makes it a popular place for weddings and events.

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Aleph Rome Hotel

Why it made the list

This rooftop pool has incredible views over the city's rooftops. You can work on your tan on the row of uncovered sun beds. And a massive water jet is perfect for hydromassage. The indoor spa also features a hydromassage pool.

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Gran Melia Rome

Why it made the list

This hotel features a sleek outdoor pool surrounded by hedges for ultimate privacy. There are designer sun loungers as well as a covered gazebo. The spa has a small hydromassage pool in an elegant courtyard.

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Palazzo Naiadi Hotel

Why it made the list

In addition to the wonderful spa at the Boscolo Exedra, they have an open-air rooftop pool. The small pool in lined in blue mosaic stones and surrounded by open air cabanas where you can order lunch or dinner. Located just above Piazza della Repubblica, you'll enjoy an incredible view of ancient and classical Rome while doing your laps.

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Rome Cavalieri Waldorf Astoria

Why it made the list

The grand outdoor pool at the Rome Cavalieri is the best in the city. It's big enough for lap-swimming, and surrounded by lounge chairs and a bar, where Romans come to escape the heat in the summer. It's just one of the three outdoor pools here, with one just for kids. There's also an indoor pool with a huge glass skylight and a fireplace in the background.

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