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8 of the Most Beautiful Hotel Pools in Atlanta

Shayla Martin | July 20, 2018

There's no better place to be on a sweltering summer day than lounging by a refreshing pool, and thankfully, most hotels in Atlanta have created inviting indoor and outdoor pool settings. From Mediterranean-style pool piazzas to serene indoor saline lap pools, here are eight of the best hotel pools in Atlanta.

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Grand Hyatt Atlanta Buckhead

Why it made the list

The seasonal, heated outdoor pool at Grand Hyatt Atlanta in Buckhead is large enough for swimming laps, or simply lounging with a good book, enjoying the serenity of the surrounding Japanese Zen Garden. The colorful, striped lounge chairs are padded and comfortable, and guests are more than welcome to sip an umbrellaed cocktail or enjoy snacks from the Pool Bar.

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The St. Regis Atlanta

Why it made the list

The 40,000-square-foot Mediterranean-style Pool Piazza is a relaxing oasis in the heart of Atlanta, so much so that you may feel transported to the south of France. There's a relaxing waterfall and cushioned, candy-cane striped pool lounge chairs under magenta umbrellas. And because great service is at the heart of St. Regis' everywhere, poolside butlers mist guests with Evian spritzers and serve rounds of frozen fruit skewers, smoothies and coconut water.

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Sheraton Atlanta

Why it made the list

There are serious New Orleans vibes at this heated courtyard pool in the heart of downtown Atlanta. Surrounded by brick arches, lush greenery and covered by a retractable glass roof, the pool is accessible year-round and a favorite attraction for families. There's also a full-service gazebo bar so Mom and Dad can sip daiquiris and margaritas as the little ones enjoy the pool.

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The Whitley Atlanta Buckhead

Why it made the list

The junior Olympic-sized indoor saline lap pool area features a large skylight and floor-to-ceiling windows, with doors that open to the sundeck where you can work on your tan from lounge chairs. The pool itself is heated as well so you can enjoy it any time of the year.

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Mandarin Oriental

Why it made the list

The 60-foot, indoor saline water lap pool with French windows overlooking the private gardens, is the perfect compliment to the Spa at Mandarin Oriental. So much so that guests are encouraged to have a swim to loosen muscle tension in preparation for a therapeutic massage treatment, as well as take advantage of the steam room, sauna and vitality whirlpool.

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InterContinental Buckhead Atlanta

Why it made the list

The heated outdoor saline pool at the InterContinental Buckhead Atlanta is a welcome escape among all the business high rises in Buckhead, with its bright red umbrellas and cushioned deck chairs. The entire space has a swanky Miami vibe, and there's a seasonal pool bar for drinks and snacks.

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Four Seasons Hotel Atlanta

Why it made the list

Four Seasons Hotel Atlanta doesn't have an outdoor pool, but their glamorous indoor pool gives all others in Atlanta a run for their money. The 62-foot saline lap pool is surrounded by sleek white marble, Neoclassical-inspired sculptures, cushioned lounge areas, oversized windows and sets of French doors that lead to the sun terrace.

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Atlanta Marriott Marquis

Why it made the list

The pool at the Atlanta Marriott Marquis offers the best of both worlds: a semi-circle shaped indoor pool underneath a domed skylight, with a nearby whirlpool, connected via a swim-through window to the outdoor pool. After a workout at the 24-hour fitness center and a session in the sauna, the pool is the perfect place to cool down and chill.

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