8 Infinity Pools In India That Are Totally Lust-Worthy

by Kamiya Jani
8 Infinity Pools In India That Are Totally Lust-Worthy

There’s dirt, there’s grime. There’s sweat and no relief worth a dime! There’s only way to enjoy a perfect holiday – especially with the festive season around the corner. And that’s by swimming into India’s best infinity pools that offer a spectacular view. If you are always in the hunt for the best pool properties, here’s a list for you.

1. Vivanta By Taj, Madekeri, Coorg

Spread across an 180 acre living rainforest, Vivanta by Taj Madikeri sits within a vibrant hill range at an altitude 4000 ft. The lobby offers a spectacular view of the valley and showcasing the quintessential Coorg landscape, different levels of the hotel offer expansive views of the region. It has two swimming pools.

A climate-controlled indoor pool offering an infinity view of the valley accompanied by heated Jacuzzi that lets you have a dip in all seasons and an open-air one, which overlooks 180 acres of rainforest.

Address: 1st Monnageri, Galibeedu, Post, Madikeri, Karnataka 571201
Phone: 082726 65800

Doubles from  14,500
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Taj Medikeri, Coorg

2. Le Meredian Forest Resort, Mahabaleshwar

Not far from the splendid views of this hill station, Le Meridien Forest Resort is surrounded by rare evergreen forests of the Western Ghats. The resort offers a perfect blend of nature with luxury. At an elevation of 1430 mts, the highlight of the hotel is its amazing temperature controlled infinity pool that is definitely worth a dip!

Address: 211, 212, Satara-Medha-Mahabaleshwar Rd, Mahabaleshwar, Maharashtra 412806
Phone: 02168 262 222

Doubles from 14,000
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Le Meridien, Mahabaleshwar

3. Khyber Himalayan Resort & Spa, Gulmarg

Pristine pine trees, freshly powdered slopes and snow capped mountains! That’s your view from the heated swimming pool of The Khyber Himalayan Resort & Spa, Gulmarg. 8,825 feet above the sea level in the Pir Panjal range of the majestic Himalayas, the hotel is surrounded by 7 acres of forest & greenery. As you get cozy in the pool, enjoy the views of snow-covered Affarwat peaks of the Himalayas.

Address: Hotel Khyber Rd, Forest Block, Jammu and Kashmir 193403
Phone: 099066 03272

Doubles from 20,000
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The Khyber Himalayan Resort & Spa, Gulmarg
The Khyber Himalayan Resort & Spa, Gulmarg

4. Kumarakom Lake Resort, Kerala

Handpicked by the National Geographic Traveler as one of the 50 must-see destinations in the world and  highly recommended by the Lonely Planet Guide, The Kumarakom Lake Resort has been exquisitely landscaped with numerous canals meandering in and around the 22 heritage cottages. Reconstructed over the

Reconstructed over the 25 acres of picturesque greenery overlooking the stretch of the lake, the best place to catch the sunset view over Vembanad Lake is to sink at the gorgeous infinity pool of the hotel.

Address: North Post, Vayitharamattom, Kumarakom, Kerala 686563
Phone: 0481 252 4900

Doubles from 13,000
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Kumarakom Lake Resort, Kerala

5. Alila Diwa Goa, Goa

Overlooking the lush paddy terraces of South Goa, the infinity pool at Alila Diwa Goa is one of the best in this beach town. With the special attention, the infinity pool has been constructed with climate and topography in mind. The air that passes over the pool cools down on its way into the common areas of the resort.

Address: 48/10, Adao Waddo, Majorda, Goa 403713
Phone: 0832 274 6800

Doubles from 10,000
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6. Oberoi Windflower, Shimla

Known as the queen of the hills, Shimla was declared as the summer capital of the British Raj in India for a reason! And if you wish to holiday the way Britishers did, lets head over to commander in chief, Lord Kitchener’s summer home. Rebuilt to a new magnificence,Wildflower Hall by Oberoicreates the grand style of the colonial era. And to soothe your frazzled nerves dip into one of the best infinity pools, which also comes with a jacuzzi.

Not just that, the spa and wellness in the Himalayas package offers revitalizing massage therapies drawn from Ayurvedic, Asian and Western techniques long with a stay for two nights.

Address: Charabra, Shimla, Himachal Pradesh 171012
Phone: 0177 264 8585

Doubles at 30,000
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Oberoi Wildflower, Shimla

7. The IBNII, Coorg

The IBNII, in the beautiful land of Coorg, is like your favourite song in a play-list. It excites you and calms you and makes you want to go back to it over and over again. Entering IBNII is like being thrust into lush greenery, hearing a traditional birdsong and getting a sense of petrichor – all at once! It’s also really easy to experience all these things because you lose all mobile network as soon as you enter the property. Each of the luxury villas here have a private infinity pool and you can take a dip for that much needed relaxation.


Address: 123 Ibnivalavadi Village, Boikeri, Madikeri, Coorg, Karnataka, India
Phone: +91 88849 90000

Starting from 9000
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8. Atmantan, Mulshi

Ever thought of detoxifying in the lap of nature & luxury? No, you don’t have to go to the Himalayas. It can happen right here at Atmantan Wellness Retreat, just 4 hours away from Mumbai. Atmantan is where you and bae can pamper yourselves with healthy gourmet food, soothing massages and peaceful sleep. To bring in the romance, take a dip in Atmantan’s gorgeous infinity pool and unwind here over the weekend.

Address: Atmantan Welness Retreat, Palse Vasti, Mulshi Taluka, Mulshi Road, Pune, Maharashtra 412108
Phone:020 6676 6666

Starting from  16,500 per night
Please note that children below 14 are not allowed on the property.
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