It can be difficult to enjoy a visit to London while the city is going through an intense heatwave. When it’s time to cool off from this sweltering summer heat, there’s no better place to escape to than a grand rooftop pool space that overlooks London’s beautiful skyline. Take in the city from new heights at these five luxury rooftop pools.
The Berkeley London
With mesmerizing views of Hyde Park in sight, this five-star hotel’s rooftop pool is simply one of the best London has to offer. Known for its ambiance and lovely atmosphere, The Berkeley London’s open-air pool is an exceptional treat for guests. The surrounding arched windows allow you to bask in the sunlight while taking a lap or unwind poolside with cool refreshments. This luxurious experience will leave you wanting to come back for more.
This rooftop pool is definitely a showstopper. Available only to its Members and hotel guests, this fully-heated pool is a cool, Mediterranean-style feature that offers splendid views of the financial district in the heart of Shoreditch. Surrounded by retractable glass, guests can enjoy all that this sophisticated space has to offer in both winter and summer months. So take a dip in this stylish and cozy place of serenity.
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Shoreditch House East London
In what was once a warehouse in East London, another Shoreditch rooftop pool is the talk of the town. Those with local membership at this hotel, guests can enjoy this fabulous amenity. Shoreditch House’s pool is sleek, modern, and offers incredible views of London’s skyline. Although the pool is shallow, it is nonetheless a wonderful spot to sunbathe, relax and keep cool during summer.
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Canary Riverside Plaza Hotel
On the banks of the River Thames sits this five-star hotel’s stylish rooftop pool. Right next to the hotel’s main building, all guests have complimentary access to the pool that is covered by glass to give epic views of the city, and surrounded by wooden deck flooring. This rooftop pool’s elegant atmosphere will allow you to take some laps and rejuvinate in world-class style.
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The Ned London
A stone-walled rooftop pool that overlooks St. Paul’s Cathedral is a wonderful sight that is hard to beat. This panoramic space, available to hotel guests and Ned’s Club members, features a heated pool and two outdoor terraces used for dining and drinking. Take a swim or mingle with friends on top of this historic and enchanting hotel. You surely won’t be disappointed in this lively atmosphere.
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