From soaring skyscrapers that form a formidable cityscape to quaint red rooftops and scintillating sweeps of an azure blue sea, here’s our roundup of Mandarin Oriental pools with picture-perfect panoramas
Rooftop views from Mandarin Oriental, Munich
Whether you are in the city or on the coast, when it comes to pools with a view, Mandarin Oriental has a stunning selection to choose from.
Mandarin Oriental, Munich
’s China Moon Roof Terrace features a cool azure pool surrounded by exotic plants, oriental statues and stylish wicker furniture, with panoramas of the city’s burnt-orange rooftops, the turquoise domes of the landmark church (the Frauenkirche) and beyond to the Alpine horizon.
Terrat overlooking Passeig de Gràcia at Mandarin Oriental, Barcelona
The rooftop pool at Terrat, Mandarin Oriental, Barcelona also makes an enviable Instagram, even though it may not be designed for vigorous athletic pursuits. Its narrow strip of crystal-clear water meets a wooden deck on one side, and its view is at its most serene at sunset when the city lights begin to twinkle.
Likewise, Mandarin Oriental, New York offers a sky-high haven. Thirty-six stories up, with floor-to-ceiling windows, the 23-metre-long indoor pool has spectacular glimpses of the Hudson River. The three lap lanes offer ample space for both serious and leisurely swimmers.
The rooftop pool at Mandarin Oriental, Singapore is one of the Group’s most glamorous urban offerings. On the hotel’s 5th floor, surrounded by gardens and private cabanas, it overlooks the glorious Marina Bay and the city’s looming skyscrapers, transforming into a glitzy social scene at night.
Mandarin Oriental, Bodrum makes use of its beautiful location among olive groves and fragrant pine trees with four stunning pools
The pool at The Spa at Mandarin Oriental, Bodrum
An infinity pool at Mandarin Oriental, Sanya
Poolside fountains at Mandarin Oriental, Singapore
Hidden among palm trees and exotic flowers, Mandarin Oriental, Sanya’s three swimming pools – Activo, Vista and Tranquillo, for families, exercise and childfree calm, respectively – blend seamlessly into the tropical landscape. Alternatively, soak up the tranquillity from the privacy of your deluxe villa’s infinity pool.
Mandarin Oriental, Bodrum
similarly makes use of its beautiful location – among olive groves and fragrant pine forest – with four pools. The main elevated pool enjoys sweeping views of the Aegean Sea, while the golden sands of the hotel’s private beach lie invitingly below.