The stunning 4 bedroom villa in Kranidi, Greece (US$7,330,791) View the listing
Share
Share

The highest delight of a connoisseur of luxury: lying by the pool with a fresh cocktail or a glass of wine, enjoying the smooth flow of life, and watching the water and the sky blend into pure infinity.

Explore and enjoy 30 peerless villas with infinity edge pools that are equal to the most famous tropical resorts.

Greece: the best infinity pools of the South Aegean

Swimming in a pool overlooking the sea is not something that every corner on the globe can offer. And the Greek island of Mykonos happens to be one of the best places to enjoy plenty of snow-white villas with probably the best infinity pools in the world.

Villa Nefeli, located in the village of  Faros Armenistis, Mykonos, showcases a scenery so surreally beautiful that you almost will believe you are flying over the South Aegean.

Best infinity pools in the world: one of the best infinity edge plunge pools located in a villa with a sloped yard in Greece, the concentration of the best infinity pools with a view. The villa boasts contemporary stone and concrete interiors.

The contemporary villa Nefeli in Mykonos, Greece (US$6,682,832) View the listing

Thalassa Villa in Agios Stefanos has a unique architecture that incorporates both natural stone and a water edge pool. The pool surrounds the entire home, nearly touching the edges of the exterior walls; thereby creating the illusion of a sea level rising to Thalassa’s level and offering spectacular views over the sea.

Best infinity pools in the world: one of the best infinity edge plunge pools located in a villa in Greece, the concentration of the best infinity pools with a view. The best place for couples.

The gorgeous modern villa Thalassa in Agios Stefanos, Greece (US$12,969,861) View the listing

If you’re into contemporary Greek home design, we highly recommend taking a closer look at White Vista, one of the most stunning constructions on the island.

Best infinity pools in the world: one of the best infinity edge plunge pools located in a villa in Greece, the concentration of the best infinity pools with a view.

The romantic villa White Vista in Mykonos, Greece (US$2,481,190) View the listing

The Seascape, a romantic villa situated in Skiathos, creates the unforgettable sensation of soaring over the sea while swimming in a mirror edge pool.

Best infinity pools in the world: one of the best infinity edge plunge pools located in a villa in Greece, the concentration of the best infinity pools with a view.

The splendid villa Skiathos, Greece (US$3,215,615) View the listing

If you like lively, vibrant, and festive atmospheres, we highly recommend this villa in Zakynthos. It not only has a great hill location but also possesses a perfect infinity pool with a classic, blue finish.

Best infinity pools in the world: one of the best infinity edge plunge pools located in a villa in Greece, the concentration of the best infinity pools with a view. There

The lovely seaside villa Deep Blue in Zakynthos, Greece (US$4,736,818) View the listing

But if you are tired of overcrowded locations, either the Sea Frame villa on the small island of Antiparos or the Villa Gaia in Milos would be perfect for enjoying the untouched, authentic views of the South Aegean.

Best infinity pools in the world: one of the best infinity edge plunge pools located in a villa in Greece, the concentration of the best infinity pools with a view. The infinity pools makes an illusion of the sky touching the ocean.

The exclusive villa Sea Frame in Antiparos, Greece (US$5,187,944) View the listing

Best infinity pools in the world: one of the best infinity edge plunge pools located in a villa in Greece, the concentration of the best infinity pools with a view.

The stunning villa Gaia in Milos, Greece (US$6,205,573) View the listing

On Paros, we found the fancy Villa Soleil that definitely will make an impression on even the most sophisticated architectural aficionado. The property features a stunning infinity pool that makes you feel as if you are hovering over the sea and sinking into the beauty of the landscape.

Best infinity pools in the world: one of the best infinity edge plunge pools located in a villa in Greece, the concentration of the best infinity pools with a view.

The dream island villa Soleil in Paros, Greece (US$5,075,163) View the listing

Spain: the best infinity pools in Andalucia

In southern Spain, the sunsets reflected on the perfect surfaces of private pools are no less impressive than in the Cyclades.

Our No.1 choice is this avant-garde villa in Alcuzcuz with one of the best infinity pools in the area and splendid views over the Mediterranean Sea. The property also features a cinema area, VIP seating, a DJ booth, and a state-of-the-art golf simulator.

Best infinity pools in the world: one of the best infinity edge plunge pools with a pool bar located in a villa in Alcuzcuz, the concentration of the best infinity pools with a view.

New luxury villa in Alcuzcuz, Marbella, Spain (US$11,272,501) View the listing

Two other unrivaled villas with ultra-modern swimming spaces are located predictably in the mountains of Benahavis. With contemporary pools, they both have open, south-facing sea views.

Best infinity pools in the world: one of the best infinity edge plunge pools located in a villa in Andalucia, the concentration of the best infinity pools with a view.

The contemporary villa in Benahavis, Spain (US$10,041,746) View the listing

Best infinity pools in the world: one of the best infinity edge plunge pools located in a villa in Marbella, the concentration of the best infinity pools with a view.

The stunning residence in Benahavis, Spain (US$14,379,628) View the listing

In the gated community of Los Olivos, Nueva Andalucia, you’ll find a contemporary villa featuring a mirror-edge pool with panoramic sea views and palm thatches reflecting on its surface.

Best infinity pools in the world: one of the best infinity edge plunge pools located in a villa in Nueva Andalucia, the concentration of the best infinity pools with a view.

The modern villa in Nueva Andalucía, Málaga, Spain (US$3,949,001) View the listing

And then there is the yacht-inspired, $25-million home in Marbella’s most upscale area of La Zagaleta. Its owner will enjoy the best views in Marbella right from the pool finished with dark- emerald tiles, favorably emphasizing the endless edge design.

Best infinity pools in the world: one of the best infinity edge plunge pools located in a villa in Marbella, the concentration of the best infinity pools with a view.

The yacht designed dream house in La Zagaleta, Marbella, Spain (US$25,939,722) View the listing

But we hasten to say that Andalucia also offers other more affordable infinity pool villas, like this beautiful $600,000 property in Valencia.

Best infinity pools in the world: one of the best infinity edge plunge pools located in a villa in Costa Blanca, the concentration of the best infinity pools with a view.

The gorgeous villa in Costa Blanca South, Comunidad Valenciana, Spain (US$631,840) View the listing

France: the best infinity pools on the French Riviera

The fascinating panorama of the Cote d’Azur has earned a reputation for being one of the most gorgeous in the world, so it is not surprising that the best infinity pools with views are located there.

The most extraordinary views on the French Riviera are reserved for this large, round pool in Theoule-Sur-Mer with 240-degree views. From the pool, you can also observe the iconic construction of Pierre Cardin’s Palais Bulle situated a few meters below the hill.

Best infinity pools in the world: one of the best infinity edge plunge pools located in a designed villa in Theoule sur Mer, the concentration of the best infinity pools with a view.

The contemporary designed estate in Théoule-Sur-Mer, Côte D’Azur, France (US$101,503,263) View the listing

Moving west along the Cote d’Azur, searching for the best infinity edge plunge pools, you won’t want to miss this contemporary villa in Ramatuelle on the Saint-Tropez coast. The very style of architecture for both the house and its pool is saturated with the spirit and atmosphere of Saint Tropez: leisurely relaxation accompanied by a frosty, tropical cocktail.

17

The amazing high-end property with panoramic sea views, Saint Tropez, Côte D’Azur, France (Price on request) View the listing

Another great example of contemporary French design is these two, ultra-modern villas at the entrance of Villefranche-sur-Mer–probably the most picturesque poolsides in the village.

Best infinity pools in the world: one of the best infinity edge plunge pools located in a designed villa in Nice, the concentration of the best infinity pools with a view.

The newly built splendid villa at the entrance of Villefranche-sur-Mer, Côte D’Azur, France (US$10,714,233) View the listing

Best infinity pools in the world: one of the best infinity edge plunge pools located in a villa in Saint Jean Cap Ferrat, the concentration of the best infinity pools with a view.

The exceptional property in Villefranche-sur-Mer, Côte D’Azur, France (US$25,770,550) View the listing

Or, if you are prepared to pay over US$70M for your second home, then we recommend noting this villa featuring a disappearing edge pool with an unusual and sophisticated tile pattern–and the most captivating view over Cannes that you’ll find.

Best infinity pools in the world: one of the best infinity edge plunge pools located in a designed villa in Cannes, the concentration of the best infinity pools with a view. The villa boasts a stunning terrace, providing captivating views.

The stunning estate with panoramic sea views in Cannes, Côte D’Azur, France (US$72,180,098) View the listing

Yet another outstanding pool property in Nice is located in the famous Palais Maeterlinck. Today, this historic palace features fantastic apartments with one of the best infinity pools with a view.

Best infinity pools in the world: one of the best infinity edge plunge pools located in a building in Nice, the concentration of the best infinity pools with a view.

The gorgeous duplex apartment in the mythical Palais Maeterlinck in Nice, Côte D’Azur, France (US$12,405,954) View the listing

In Cannes, we also found this prestigious villa, where you can enjoy observing how the ideal surface of the round pool smoothly turning into the sky.

Best infinity pools in the world: one of the best infinity edge plunge pools located in a villa in Grimaud, the concentration of the best infinity pools with a view.

The prestigious villa in Cannes, Côte D’Azur, France (US$21,437,436) View the listing

And, finally, another two incredible villas with infinity edge pools that we discovered in San-Jean-Cap-Ferrat. They both symbolize the coveted, classic architecture that you expect from a sophisticated, French-style property. The remarkable darker tile finish of their pools gives them a sense of depth and adds to the glasslike quality of the water.

Best infinity pools in the world: one of the best infinity edge plunge pools located in a villa in Saint Jean Cap Ferrat, the concentration of the best infinity pools with a view.

The exclusive waterfront villa in Saint-Jean-Cap-Ferrat, Côte D’Azur, France (US$28,195,350) View the listing

Best infinity pools in the world: one of the best infinity edge plunge pools located in a villa in Saint Jean Cap Ferrat, the concentration of the best infinity pools with a view.

The exceptional property in Saint-Jean-Cap-Ferrat, Côte D’Azur, France (US$25,770,550) View the listing

USA: best infinity pools in Florida, California and Colorado

No matter where you prefer to spend your happy summer days, whether in France or in the USA, it’s always a delight to relax poolside.

The Californian Rancho Santa Fe is a perfect example of a property made for lazy summer days. It boasts a jaw-dropping, zero-edge pool overlooking the ocean.

Best infinity pools in the world: one of the best infinity edge plunge pools located in a villa in California, the concentration of the best infinity pools with a view in the USA.

The exclusive Rancho Santa Fe, California, USA (US$12,700,000) View the listing

A fantastic Mexican style villa in San Diego features several infinity pools for every taste: from a zero-edge pool featuring a stunning view to a whole water zone with a relaxation area and jacuzzi built into it.

Best infinity pools in the world: one of the best infinity edge plunge pools with a hot tub and a jacuzzi, located in a villa in California, the concentration of the best infinity pools with a view in the USA.

The exclusive beachfront estate Calle Del Cielo in San Diego, California, USA (US$11,998,000) View the listing

In Florida, we found a completely different type of swimming space: a skyscraper roof pool. Naturally, the ocean and Miami views from this Mansions at Acqualina Penthouse are completely mesmerizing.

Best infinity pools in the world: one of the best infinity edge plunge pools located in a villa in Florida, the concentration of the best infinity pools with a view in the USA.

The stunning condo in The Mansions Acqualina Penthouse in Miami, Florida, USA (US$38,000,000) View the listing

But amazing, invisible-edge plunge pools can be also found further away from ocean coasts–such as in this estate in the mountains of Vail, Colorado. This incredible, 75-foot long, suspended above the ground, glass-bottom pool nestles in an exquisite and modern contemporary estate, featuring exceptional Gore Range views.

Best infinity pools in the world: one of the best infinity edge plunge pools located in a villa in Colorado, the perfect excample of the best infinity pools with a view in the USA.

The exquisite house in Vail, Colorado, USA (US$45,000,000) View the listing

Tropical destinations: the best infinity pool in Asia and the Caribbean

In paradise resorts and luxurious modern hotels, unparalleled endless pools are themselves an attraction for travelers from all over the world. There’s no need, however, to search for a hotel if such an incredible infinity swimming pool is in your own house.

Millionaire’s Mile Villa, located on the hillsides of Phuket, undoubtedly is one of the finest properties on the island. Needless to say, one of its highlights is the 21×5 meter infinity edge plunge pool, surrounded by modern outdoor living space and enchanting ocean views.

Best infinity pools in the world: one of the best infinity edge plunge pools located in a villa in Thailand, the concentration of the best infinity pools with a view in the Asia.

The Millionaire’s Mile unique villa in Phuket, Thailand (US$16,500,000) View the listing

And those dreaming of a Caribbean lifestyle definitely will enjoy spending time by this beautiful pool in the Cayman Islands. The amazing oceanfront villa fits perfectly into the beach landscape of the area, while the infinity pool with a magical sky reflection emphasizes the atmosphere of the eternal summer.

30

The luxurious Caribbean home Grand Cayman, Bodden Town, Cayman Islands (US$39,900,000) View the listing

Exclusive luxury insights, delivered weekly

Your data will be used in accordance with our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy
Newsletter
Exclusive luxury insights
Delivered every week to your inbox
Newsletter
Exclusive luxury insights
For newsletter subscribers only
  • Exclusive offers
  • Curated selection of items
  • Luxury insights

Delivered every week to your inbox

Your data will be used in accordance with our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy