Maximize your Orlando vacation by finding the perfect pool for kicking back and taking a breather in between theme parks, sightseeing and hitting the town. The good news? Many Orlando hotels offer pools that are attractions in and of themselves, relaxing lazy rivers, exciting water slides and incredible theming. Here's our list of the top 10 hotel pools in Orlando.
CoCo Key Hotel and Water Park Resort
Not only does this family-oriented resort boast four heated pools, but they also have a water park with 14 of the most fun water slides in all of Florida. Adults can relax in the Jacuzzis or out on one of the many sundecks while the kids splash, play and explore.
Hilton Orlando Bonnet Creek Resort
Near the theme parks, but located on a tranquil nature preserve, here you can relax and play at this picturesque resort. Take in the sun floating through the lazy river around the huge zero-entry, lagoon-style pool. There's also a water slide, poolside activities and of course hot tubs.
Universal's Cabana Bay Beach Resort
This retro fun resort at Universal Orlando has two massive pools and one awesome lazy river surrounded by lush landscaping and waterfalls. There are even water cannons for kids to spray unsuspecting guests. Chill out under the sun in a sandy beach area and grab something refreshing from the poolside bar.
Gaylord Palms Hotel
Resort guests have exclusive access to the Cypress Springs Water Park on property. There are multiple slides, a massive kids play area, surfing FlowRider and a zero-entry swimming pool. For a relaxing time, there's a calm adult-only pool on the other side of the resort.
Disney’s Yacht and Beach Club Resorts
These connected hotels share a stunning 3-acre pool named Stormalong Bay themed to look like a harbor in New England. There's a giant shipwreck with a 230-foot-long water slide, white-sand-bottom pools and even a lazy river to float around in.
Holiday Inn Resort Orlando Suites
This super fun hotel is perfect for families, with a massive pool and lots of exciting activities. Check out the seven water slides and flumes, climbing nets, interactive water toys, a four-story water tower and a 400-gallon water dump tank that randomly spills down on everyone below!
Universal's Hard Rock Hotel
Rock out at this rock-and-roll-themed resort inside Universal Orlando. Its enormous pool is surrounded by sand and features a 260-foot water slide. There's even an underwater sound system that pumps music directly into the pool, so you can jam out while you swim!
Universal's Loews Portofino Bay Hotel
This hotel offers several different pools, each catering to different types of guests. There's the large pool with water slide and fun family activities. Plus, a separate scenic villa pool is perfect for couples looking for a quiet escape. And you can even get some exercise in at the resort's lap pool.
Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress
The lagoon-style pool here is breathtaking, featuring cascading waterfalls and unique man-made caverns harboring hidden hot tubs. This half-acre pool is gorgeous, and there's also a water slide, interactive play area, rock climbing and a large sundeck.
JW Marriott Orlando Grande Lakes
Grab an inner tube and hop into the amazing lazy river at the JW Marriott. This winding channel takes you through scenic landscapes filled with rocky waterfalls and a canopy of tropical trees. Guests also have access to the luxurious pool at the neighboring Ritz-Carlton resort.
With the beautiful year-round weather in Florida, finding a place to stay with a good pool is a must. Great Orlando vacations start with the perfect hotel – and Best of Orlando is here to help you find the best spot for your next trip to Orlando.