What could possibly be more inviting on holiday than being able to swim up directly to your room from the pool? We’ve got lots of fabulous hotels and resorts with this luxurious amenity at loveholidays.com – and, thanks to our late deals and low deposit holidays, they’re more affordable than you might think! We’ve picked five of our favourites from around the world, from low-key charmers in Mediterranean towns to lavish Caribbean resorts, and including the best options for couples or families.
1. Hyatt Zilara, Cancún, Riviera Maya
For a holiday of a lifetime, look no further: this adults-only, all inclusive resort on the Riviera Maya boasts sumptuous accommodation, including gorgeous swim-up suites with private terraces that dip right into the pool. If you can ever tear yourself from your room, the resort has a fabulous spa, a second, Olympic-sized, pool, and a huge choice of restaurants and bars, weekly pool parties with DJs and yoga and aerobics classes.
2. Mozaik Swim Up Apartments & Hotels, Olu Deniz, Turkey
Imagine being able to slip into the lagoon-shaped pool directly from your deck: that’s what you’ll get at this charming hotel in the pretty resort of Olu Deniz. The pool is huge, and surrounded by shady Mediterranean gardens. Guests rate it highly not just for the luxurious swim-up rooms, but also for the warm and friendly staff. Accommodation is immaculate and stylish, and there are a couple of great restaurants and bars to choose from – or you could stroll down to the seafront in five minutes.
3. Azul Beach Resort Negril, Negril, Jamaica
Right on the Jamaica’s world-famous Seven Mile Beach, this stunning resort offers a wide range of accommodation, but the stand-out option is the luxurious, ocean-view swim-up suite. A lazy river meanders past your curtained private terrace, so you can slide off your sun bed and into the water at whim. This resort has three pools, a relaxing spa, a huge choice of restaurants and bars, and you can enjoy a yoga or tai chi class right on the beach.
4. Secrets Maroma Beach, Playa del Carmen, Riviera Maya
Perfect for a romantic holiday, this luxurious resort offers spacious, beautifully appointed suites in a glorious beachfront location. Linger on your own private terrace with a drink, then step into the pool to cool off. Bliss! There are seven restaurants to choose from, plus a host of water sports and other activities, or you could simply relax on the beautiful, white sand beach.
5. Atlantica Caldera Palace, Lyttos Beach, Crete
The first Sensatori resort, and still considered the best by many, this is a fantastic destination for all the family. Kids will adore the fabulous swim up rooms, which have private terraces that lead directly into the pool – well, one of the pools! The resort has six, two of which are adults only, while kids will also enjoy the ‘sprayground’ and splash pool. And everyone will love the resort’s outstanding entertainment, which features everything from tennis and archery to live music and West End-style shows.