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The 5 Very Best Hotel Pools in Vancouver

Deanna deBara | July 25, 2018

There are few things better than a hotel pool. Whether you want to lay outside and soak up the sunshine of the warmer months or escape the cold and take a dip in an indoor (and preferably heated) pool, having a pool on-site at your hotel is a major bonus.

There are plenty of hotel pools in Vancouver—but there are a few that go above and beyond to create a truly memorable poolside experience. Here are our picks for the top hotel pools (both indoor and outdoor) in the Vancouver area:


Fairmont Hotel Vancouver

Why it made the list

The fluorescent lighting you'll find at most indoor pools isn't the most conducive to relaxing. But you won't find any of those harsh lights at the Fairmont Hotel Vancouver. The pool area is surrounded by large windows and skylights, which floods the space with so much sunlight, you might as well be outside.

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Pinnacle Hotel Harbourfront

Why it made the list

The pool at the Pinnacle Hotel Harbourfront is lovely, but the real appeal is that it's open 24/7—so whether you want to take a dip at 3pm, 3 am, or somewhere in between, they've got you covered.

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Metropolitan Hotel Vancouver

Why it made the list

The indoor pool at the Metropolitan Hotel Vancouver is, hands down, the nicest in the city, thanks to the curved windows, which flood the area with light—and provide an incredible view of the surrounding skyscrapers.

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Four Seasons Hotel Vancouver

Why it made the list

The Four Seasons Hotel Vancouver is home to the only indoor/outdoor pool in the city—which means the weather forecast has no impact on how much time you spend in the pool.

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Pan Pacific Vancouver

Why it made the list

Take in 360-degrees of the mountains, the water, and the Vancouver city skyline from the rooftop saltwater pool at the Pan Pacific Vancouver. If the weather isn't prime for sunbathing, no worries—spend some time in the indoor saltwater whirlpool to get your water fix, rain or shine.

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