Visiting your favorite vacation spot and lounging by the swimming pool is one of the best ways to past time in the warmer months ahead. However, with so many hotels and resorts in Atlanta and across America with impressive swimming pools you may be uncertain about which one is the best. As experts in the pool industry, PPS knows exactly just what exactly makes a pool rank as “one of the best” From lagoon style freeform pools to elegant infinity edge pools with stunning views, here are a few pools that we believe you should definitely add to your bucket list for 2016 – or you’ll be missing out.

Keswick Hall at Monticello, Charlottesville, VA


This luxurious hotel and spa occupies a 6o0 acre space at the foot of the Blue Ridge Mountains boasts a 25-meter infinity pool that reflects the foothills of the mountains.  You can rest assured that you won’t be in need of anything when you’re wrapped up in the tranquil aura by the pool: there’s soothing music coming from the underwater sound system, fruits being served and reflexologists on site to help you with relaxing – also you don’t have to worry about running out of towels.

Visit the hotel’s official website here or call 434-979-3440 to make reservations.

Wilderness at the Smokies, Sevierville, TN


This vibrant water park resort features a host of amenities for all members of the family. Parents can enjoy the zero entrance (no steps) water park with their kids then retreat to the spa for some alone time. The swimming pool area is sheltered by a clear dome which allows sunlight to shine through without putting guests at risk of sunburn.

Contact 877/325-9453 to make a reservation or go to the website here.

Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress, Orlando, FL


Even though it’s just a mile from world’s famous Walt Disney World® Resort, the Hyatt Regency Grand resort still attracts a large number of guests. One contributing factor is the half-acre, lagoon-style pool which features a water slide, a total of 12 waterfalls, stunning rock formations, and a rope bridge across it. And for the icing on the cake – the poolside lounge serves sandwiches, cocktails and a lot more.

You can reach the Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress at 407 239 1234 or visit their website.

Renaissance Concourse Atlanta Airport Hotel, Atlanta, GA


The Atlanta Airport Hotel is the best place to pass time when you have a long layover flight in Atlanta. Choose between the kids’ friendly indoor pool with floor to ceiling windows and soundproof walls to drown out the sound of jets taking off, or the sun lit outdoor pool.

Call 404-209-9999 for information about reservation.

Omni Shoreham Hotel, Washington, D.C.


Whether you’re just simply looking to cool off or take a sunbath, the outdoor resort-style swimming pools at Omni Shoreham Hotel will provide you with the ultimate experience. Children enjoy the 1 foot deep kiddie pool while most adults gravitate towards the ½ foot deep pool. A fire pit by the pool creates a soothing atmosphere while the water drowns out ambient noise. You can also enjoy delicious snacks and cocktails from the H2O Poolside Bar & Grill – sounds good, doesn’t it? Assuming your answer is “YES” then visit their website now to book a reservation.

There you have it, 5 of the best swimming pools that you should add to your bucket list this summer. Once again – you don’t want to miss out!