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Secret Splash: Southeast Asia's Top Infinity Pools Revealed

Dive into a liquid glass edge where the sky kisses water. South East Asia's infinity pools aren't just a swim—they're a leap into paradise. Ready to make a splash?

Tobi Miles
August 11, 2019

Infinity Pools in South East Asia, are a bucket list experience. Whether your a luxury vacation tourist or backpacking adventurer. Taking a dip in an Infinity pool will give you the perfect respite from the warm, tropical climate of South East Asia!

The magic of the infinity pool is categorized by stunning views & the seemingly never ending pool of water. Making, for the perfect place to relax, unwind and even take some jaw dropping, instagrammable photos! But, here the challenge...where are the best Infinity pools in south east Asia?

Taking a dip in an Infinity pool is an experience like no other.(Best Infinity Pools in South East Asia)

From my years of Backpacking experience around Asia, and then luxury vacations afterwards, I have experienced some of the most stunning infinity pools! So in this guide, I will give you this ever so valuable knowledge of the 21 Best Infinity Pools in South East Asia! From Thailand, Singapore and India to Sri Lanka, the Philippines and even Laos! So get ready to dive right in...SPLASH!

21. Tri Resort - Sri Lanka

As one of the most Opulent Luxury and sustainable design hotels in Sri Lanka. Tri Resort, is an Eco Resort packs a luxurious punch. Located on the shoreline of Lake Koggala, the biggest natural lake in Sri Lanka, lies this tranquil resort ideal for "getting away from it all" and really getting back to nature.

The Infinity Pool

The Infinity Pools spans majestically, and seems to merge with the largest lake in Sri Lanka. At a slight elevation, you have a nice vantage point to take in the nature & sights of the Lake Koggala.

Hotel Resort

The resort has a major focus on Wellness, so is a great place to detox and take a wellness retreat. The pool is natural using Ionising filters as opposed to chlorine, keeping with the resorts wellness appeal.

20. Evolve Back - Kabini, India

Evolve Back in Kabini, is a Indian dream with water features abundant from Meenakshi (the resident elephant) to the gorgeous infinity pool which stretches out to the tranquil lake at Nagarhole.


Check prices & availability using the link HERE

19. Shangri-La Resort/Spa - Boracay, Philippines

In the 1933 novel Lost Horizon by James Hilton, Shangri La is a magical place of peace and perpetual youth! Flash forward to today and Shangri La Resorts hotels is a luxurious global brand offering this very same experience.

The Shangri La Resort & Spa in Boracay, Philippines, keeps to the high standards the brand is known for. With a 5 star rating, this makes for a memorable luxury vacation. Perfect for Romance, honeymoons, weddings and even a luxury family vacation.

Infinity Pools:

The Shangri La Boracay Resort, doesn't just have one exquisite Infinity Pool. If you book the 2 bed villa you will have your very own private Infinity Pool! Which also gives you access to Banyugan Beach. Wake up early and take a dip in your infinity pool during sunrise, you wont be disappointed.

Shangri La

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Insider Tip:

Book a room in the Ocean Wing for the FREE access to the stunning pool.

Check prices & availability using the link HERE

18. Song Saa - Cambodia

Hop on a 30 min speedboat, from mainland Cambodia and you will come to the private island of Koh Ouen and the resort Song Saa. The perfect escape for the island adventurer.

"Offering, ultimate Luxury, serenity & a deep connection with the environment!"

Song Saa is the ultimate romantic retreat, surrounding by a lush rainforest & crystal oceans of a protected marine reserve. With Wellness & detox experiences, Honeymoon packages and even a dinners experience for sophisticated dinners. There is something for everyone on this private island.


The Infinity Pools:

This is another luxury resort with not just one infinity pool, but 27 eco jungle villas each equip with it's own plunge pool. Sunrise or Sunset?

No need to make that tough decision, the main infinity pool has been designed in an intelligent way to ensure, it gives you views of both the east & west side of island.

Check prices & availability using the link HERE

17. Pullman Phuket Arcadia Naithon Beach, Thailand

Just a 12 mins drive, from Phuket airport this luxury resort is easily accessible yet feels a million miles away! Perched majestically, overlooks the crystal clear Andaman Sea.

Pullman Phuket Arcadia Naithon Beach, is one of the most fantastic tranquil resorts on the island. The resort has a great selection of accommodation with 277 rooms and private Pool Villas. "Designed with neutral hues to enhance the natural backdrop".

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Great for families or business in ultra luxury. The hotel has a free kids club and a connectivity lounge to catch up on business.

Infinity Pools:

With two main infinity pools, 3 bars and 2 restaurants. You will be sipping the tastiest cocktails & overlooking the most serene sunsets while eating the finest cuisine in Thailand. Afterwards, head to the spa for some pampering.

Want more?

If you book a private villa, you will have your very own infinity pool!

22/2 Moo 4 Naithon Beach, Amphur Talang;

Check prices & availability using the link HERE

16. Amanoi - Vietnam

Located on the edge of Vietnams Nu Chua National Park is the Aman Resort. Here you can renew focus amongst untouched wilderness!

Perched over Vinh Hy Bay & overlooking a wild jungle which seemingly rolls into the crystal waters below, over a spectrum of colorful coral which makes up this protected, private area.

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The architecture inside "Fuses contemporary elegance with traditional Vietnamese architectural styles" oh and did I mention the spa & wellness facilities. Voted:

One of the Best Luxury resorts for Spa & Wellness in Asia!

Infinity Pool

The Infinity Pool here is immense, 130 ft saltwater filled heaven. Located on the traquil hillside overlooking Vinh Hy Bay, which offers stunning views of the eastern sea. Listen, carefully in the morning as you will hear the untouched wilderness come to live in the morning with an array of rare wildlife.

15. Marina Bay Sands, Singapore

A real classic, which has taken the instagram by Storm! Marina Bay Sands in Singapore has one of the best Rooftop Infinity pools in the world! From 57 floors up, panoramic views of the vibrant Singapore skyline are jaw dropping.

Insider Tip:

Access to the pool is for hotel guests only. There is a way of getting in for FREE, we will reveal on Town & Tourist Soon. Search the website using the box. ;)

Check prices & availability using the link HERE

14. Alila Uluwatu- Bali

Bali has some immense hilltop resorts, peaking out over the nature below. Alila Uluwatu is one of the best. The sleek, boutique hotel offers scenic views over the south coast and the Indian ocean.

With 65 uniquely designed villas, this resort has real character. Each villa has it's own private plunge pool and an eco resort model which perfectly blends, Balinese design with contemporary.

Infinity Pools:

The architecture, creates a seamless harmony between outside & inside. Hop into the 50 meter infinity pool and observe the theatrical views of the ocean below. It's a very surreal experience.

Check prices & availability using the link HERE

13. Lily Beach Resort - Maldives

The Maldives is a paradise for of some of the most enticing, luxury beach villas in the entire world. Lily Beach resort, offers blue lagoons, Crystal waters and sweeping views of the Indian ocean.

Hop into the infinity pool and there is no need to move, you can get drinks, meals and whatever ever else you desire brought right to you.

Check prices & availability using the link HERE

12. Belmond La Residence Phou Vao - Laos

Nestled deep within the wilderness of Laos, is a close knit spa retreat with an authentic tranquil vibe.

A true "sanctuary of serenity in the mountains of Laos" here you can really get "off the grid" and unwind. Located in a UNESCO world Heritage region, expect jaw dropping mountainous scenery. A relatively, small & intimate retreat they have 34 rooms with scenic balconies and prides itself on being the "First luxury spa in Laos".


Infinity Pool:

The 13m infinity pool here is freshwater, natural and perched precariously over a cliff edge. Offering stunning views of the world heritage site and mysterious wilderness.

Check prices & availability using the link HERE

11. Six Senses Yao Noi, Thailand

Located on the untouched island of Koh Yao Noi, you will find the Six Senses Retreat. Just 30 minute speed boat from Phuket it feels like a world away from any standard tourism hub. At Six Senses Yao Noi, you will find an authentic blend of ancient thai architecture with a modern day luxury spa.

A great resort for wellness, Yoga and detoxing you will find a high end treatments & courses suitable for all levels. For more on this check out: 20 Life Changing Yoga Retreats in Thailand.

The Infinity Pools:

In any one of the 54 private villas you will find an infinity pool with large sundeck overlooking the traquil waters of Phang Nga Bay.

Check prices & availability using the link HERE

10. Wildflower Hall - Shimla, India

Giving a warm welcome at 8,250 ft. Wildflower hall is a real life fairy tale nestled in the Himalayan mountains of Shimla, India. With historic roots, Wildflower Hall was the former residence of Lord Kitchener, former commander in chief of the British army.

So expect some blue blooded english luxury in this mountain top stately home. From a well established library and even a full sized snooker room.

Infinity Pool:

The infinity pool offers sweeping views of the Himalayas and is the perfect place to truly unwind.

Wildflower Hall

Offering a true off the grid and picturesque experience. Wildflower Hall, has panoramic mountain views and al fresco dining with stunning vantage points. For those who wish to get their heart racing this could be the resort for you.

With heritage walks, treks and mountain biking allowing you to explore the Himalayas, like a true adventurer. Oh and there is also a 9 hole golf course designed by Lord Curzon. The rooms all have lush garden views & an opulent stately home decor.

Ranked 1st on Town & Tourist, Best Luxury Hotel in India!

Check prices & availability using the link HERE

9. Huvafen Fushi - Maldives

A venue offering infinite seduction and endless seascapes. Located on the North Mal'e Atoll, a 30 minute speed boat from the airport. You will find a "waking dream" in this aqua luxury resort.

With a series of ultra luxury beach bungalows and Lagoon bungalows, each with it's own private Infinity pool or Plunge overlooking the crystal waters of the Maldives. There is even a round hot tub style pool which ascends out into the ocean via a walkway to create a truly surreal experience.


The main Infinity pool has magical soft hued LED lights beneath which make you feel as though your swimming amongst the stars!

Insider Tip:

Indulge in the Worlds First & Only  "underwater spa experience" great for honeymoons/ romantic couples.

Check prices & availability using the link HERE

8. The Fortress Resort and Spa - Sri Lanka

Back in Sri Lanka, The fortress resort & spa is designed to block out negativity and disruption to create a peaceful environment. The Infinity pool spans across the coastline where you can hear the waves crashing dramatically as you bathe in the infinity pool.

Check prices & availability using the link HERE

7. Anam in Cam Ranh - Vietnam

This barefoot five star resort seamlessly blends colonial era charm with warm hearted Vietnamese service. Overlooking 300 meters of beachfront in Vietnams jaw dropping Cam Ranh region.

Which boasts 300 days of sun per day, 77 villas and 136 room suites. There is also a fine dining grill, restaurants, beach club and even a 10 treatment room spa.

They split the resort into three sections of experiences, Wine & Dine, Relax and Play. The Play experiences include: a 3D cinema, Yoga, water sports and even a Kids Club so great for families.


The relax experience include the spa area and three large swimming pools. The Infinity pool shimmers majestically, merging with the ocean in a seamless fashion.

Check prices & availability using the link HERE

6. Silavadee Resort - Koh Samui, Thailand

Silavadee Resort is famous for it's in pool floating loungers. The whole resort embraces a natural elegance combined with breath scenery.

Located on Laem Nan beach, arguably the most exclusive beach in Koh Samui. Each villa is constructed from natural materials which perfectly merge with the glittery Ocean.  Flowing water is the resorts trademark with Spa water walls and fountains abundant.

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The infinity pools merge seamlessly with the Ocean is a magical, dream like romance which will truly ignite your wanderlust.

Check prices & availability using the link HERE

5. Four Seasons Landaa Giraavaru - Maldives

A name Synomous with ultra luxury. Located on a 44 acre tropical island in the Baa Atoll, UNESCO world biosphere reserve). This is a bucket list experience takes you into the resort via seaplane from Male to the pristine paradise. Which clear waters offer some of the best scuba diving in the world.


Infinity Pools:

The On water villas each are equip with their own freshwater infinity pool. The main infinity pool is a real gem, the ONLY Olympic sized Infinity Pool in the Maldives! This shimmers in the sunlight & melts away into the crystal waters of the ocean.

Check prices & availability using the link HERE

4. Cape Weligama - Sri Lanka

Located just 30 mins to the east of Galle and part of the Weligama Hotels group, Cape Weligama in Sri Lanka offers a unique curated experience. With 12 acres of private gardens, 39 private villas (with private butlers) and of course private plunge pools.

For those which don't just want to relax all day, there is even an "Adventure centre" offering a series of unique experiences. From a diverse range of Watersports and Activities, to unbelievable boat trips and even a private seaplane tour to the Dambulla cave temple.

For the kids, there is a kids craft & adventure centre and even a junior chef experience.

Infinity Pool:

The infinity pool is 60-meter crescent-shaped infinity pool, which shimmers seamlessly into the Indian Ocean, offering a 270 degree panoramic view.

Check prices & availability using the link HERE

3. Alia Ubud - Bali

Alia Ubud overlooks the lush greenery of the Ayung River Valley. Here you will really feel as though you are gem nestled amongst nature, in a peaceful and ever so tranquil environment.

With a sculpture gardens, yoga retreats and jungle view villas, this is a real authentic experience. The infinity pools shimmers with a dulled emerald green which matches the jungle surroundings.

Check prices & availability using the link HERE

2. Soneva Kiri - Thailand

Located on the low key & unspoiled island of Koh Kood, close to the Trat Province of eastern Thailand, an area with a population of just 2000, the smallest in Thailand lies Soneva Kiri Resort.

A luxury resort, nestled in the lush tropical rainforest surrounding by some fantastic unspoiled beaches. On offer you can find some fantastic wellness programs with restorative yoga, energizing massages and even deep nourishing cleansing.


Soneva Kiri has some of the best accommodation out of all the Yoga Retreats in Thailand with it’s opulent JUNGLE VILLAS!

From one bed pool villa suites to 5 bed villas many with there own private Plunge/Infinity pools, private beach & luxurious sun terraces!


Apart from Yoga & Wellness there is also a variety of other activities available onsite. From an Outdoor Cinema, to watersports, diving and even expeditions such as Ya Ki trek a 2-3hr adventure to Koh Koods Rainforest.

Treehouse Dining

Ever fancy living in Jungle Book! Experience some bucket list tree top dining.

Popular with weddings, and honeymoons you can see why at this Yogi Paradise. Soneva also has many popular resorts in the Maldives.

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Soneva Kiri Resort – Koh Kood

Insider Tip:

Immerse yourself in one of their Ayurvedic rituals which are believed to help relieve stress, improve sleep and have magical anti ageing affects.

Infinity Pool:

As each of the gigantic villas are equip with their own infinity pool, the main one on the resort is rarely used and untouched. Thus making it the ideal pool to dive right in!

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1. The Hanging Gardens of Bali - Indonesia

The Hanging Gardens of Bali is a resort which has taken instagram by storm! Located close to Payangan, a small village just north of Bali’s natural hub, Ubud.

The hanging gardens of Bali is a luxurious resort nestled in the Udbud Jungle. Overlooking the Ayung River and the ancient Dalem Segara temple, it's a true bucket list experience.

Infinity Pool:

The two level infinity pool has repeatedly been awarded the WORLDS BEST INFINITY POOL by us at Town & Tourist and trip advisor.

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The intriguing triangular shape is designed to replicate the landscapes shape, fitted together like a jigsaw puzzle.

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Insider Tip:

Try a bucket list floating breakfast while here. Best Floating Breakfast in Bali - Bucket List Guide.

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Article updated:
January 5, 2024

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