Recharge and beat the heat by taking that well-deserved break at these beautiful hotels with family-friendly pools. From slides to life-sized floating peacocks, infinity pools (yes, there’s more than one in Singapore) and more, these amazing pools offer a combination of fun and relaxation.
Singapore Hotels with Family-friendly Pools
Shangri-La’s Rasa Sentosa Resort & Spa
Shangri-La’s Rasa Sentosa Resort & Spa has one of the largest free-form pools in Singapore and gentle waters are found at these pools! Don’t let sensitive skin take away your fun as your splash around with family and friends. A water management system is installed to keep the water in the pools in its natural state, where only the minimum statutory amount of chlorine is added, as opposed to the amount used in a commercial pool. Less chemicals, more comfort, same cleanliness! Add on a children’s pool, splash pad with fountains and water slides sheltered under a canopy and it turns into fun playground for families to have a splashing good time in the water.
Address: 101 Siloso Road, Sentosa, Singapore 098970
Crowne Plaza Changi Airport
At Crowne Plaza Changi Airport, you can daydream to the sight of planes flying into the sky while soaking in a gorgeous 30-metre outdoor swimming pool. Unlike other infinity pools with a bird’s eye view of the city, Crowne Plaza has the iconic Changi Control Tower peeking through the building. This landscaped pool comes complete with palm trees and has various nooks and crannies which make it a perfect spot for hide-and-seek! If you book a Pool Suite, you’ll literally have direct access to the pool at the front of your bedroom!
Address: Changi Airport T3, 75 Airport Boulevard, #01-01, Singapore 819664
Hard Rock Hotel
If you’re deciding between a day at the beach and a day at the pool, why not have both? At Hard Rock Hotel, the resort has tropical landscaping that ensures that the sand and the “sea” are just steps away from one another. Enjoy yourself at the resort’s unique and beautiful beach-like swimming pool, complete with great music, a beach volleyball court and comfortable poolside cabanas. For the little ones, there is a separate canal for them to play in, and not forgetting slides as well as a water fountain right at the centre. We can foresee where you will be spending most of your time if you book a room here!
Address: Resorts World Sentosa,8 Sentosa Gateway, Singapore 098269
Nestled in the heart of nature, Capella Singapore has not just one but three different cascading outdoor pools for you to enjoy. When you get tired of one pool, simply hop on down to the next one. Guests can also make complimentary use of several floats at the cascading pools. One of the most popular floats is in the form of a peacock – and they go well with the actual peacocks roaming around the resort! You can also beat the heat with complimentary icy drinks and ice fruity pops given out on hot days. Yum!
Address: 1 The Knolls, Sentosa Island, Singapore 098297
Amara Sanctuary Resort Sentosa
Amara Sanctuary Resort is well known for their luxurious villas. They have a lovely kids’ pool which is located opposite their villas and is open for the public. Families that want to take their getaway experience to the next level can book a two-room villa with private pool. These villas come with a gorgeous interior, private patio, plunge pool and an outdoor bath all within the surrounds of nature. It will definitely be an unforgettable experience transporting yourself into a whole new relaxing environment. These villas have plenty of natural light and thoughtfully designed interior, which may also double up as a great location for a unique family photo shoot.
Address: 1 Larkhill Road, Sentosa, Singapore 099394
Shangri-La Singapore (Orchard)
It seems like the idea of being surrounded by palm trees and the water is synonymu with a relaxing environment. Shangri-La Singapore (Orchard) has an impressive pool area with a main swimming pool as well as two shallow areas for the kids to splash about in, some fountains to run in and out of as well as floating armchairs and beach balls!. There are also beach balls to throw around and floating armchairs to play on. Don’t forget to look out for the ice creams and other goodies that are sometimes offered at different intervals.
Address: 22 Orange Grove Road, Orchard, Singapore 258350
Village Hotel Changi
We all know about the infinity pool located at the rooftop of Marina Bay Sands, but the one at Village Hotel Changi is well worth mentioning too. Although smaller in size, it has a pleasant view overlooking the Johor Straits. This is also a great spot to catch an unobstructed view of the sunrise or sunset. The second pool that is popular among kids is The Creek Pool. The transparent wall design makes swimming a whole lot more fun because of the unique view that you can see and capture without having to get you or the camera wet. Kids will have lots of fun pretending to be “fish in a large fish tank” too. Rent a few marine floats to complete the underwater experience!
Address: 1 Netheravon Road, Singapore 508502
Merchant Court Hotel
Parents, make your kids the centre of attention this upcoming staycation with Merchant Court Hotel’s “The Great Family Escape staycation”. Request for the option to have the room(s) transformed into a Swissotel Kids Room with special amenities. This comes with features such as a guaranteed late check-out till 2 pm and 50% off the Kids Menu for kids aged 12 and under while kids under 6 years eat free. What’s more, there’s complimentary access to the swimming pool which has huge slides that kids can woosh down. Add on the complimentary ice cream during your stay for children 12 and below, and you’ll have yourselves some very contented children.
Address: 20 Merchant Road, Singapore 058281