Five of the Best – Swimming Pools

For edition four of Magellan PR’s Five of the Best series, we are dreaming of the heat of summer and cooling off at five of the most stylish places across our client base. Further information or high and low resolution imagery is available on request by contacting Alexandra Pinhorn at or call the office on +44 (0) 1483 570 804.

The Coliseum Pool, Pelican Hill, Newport Beach USA – More than one million glass mosaic tiles were hand laid to form this Roman styled masterpiece, 136 feet in diameter and a perfect circle. The social hub of the resort, it features terraced seating, private cabanas with televisions and other indulgent comforts.  Twitter address: @PelicanHill.  Magellan represents Visit Newport Beach.  Twitter address: @NewportBeach

Individual Plunge Pools, Viceroy Riviera Maya, Mexico – Guests at Viceroy Riviera Maya are all treated to their very own, private plunge pool in each of the resorts 41 secluded villas. Complete with private patio and outdoor shower, guests may quietly toast in their handmade crochet hammocks before cooling off with a quick dip. Twitter address: @ViceroyRM


Annenberg Community Beach House, Santa Monica USA – Once the opulent and historic private Marion Davies estate in the 1920s, the Annenberg Community Beach House was opened in 2009 combining elements of the historic mansion and new amenities, for a treasured community venue. The unique pool is one of the remaining historic elements, featuring beautiful restored tiles, marble surrounds and views of Santa Monica Bay.  Annenberg Community Beach House Twitter Address: @SMBeachHouse.  Magellan represents Santa Monica CVB.  Twitter address:  @GoSantaMonica. 

Plunge Pools, Viceroy Santa Monica, USA – This chic Santa Monica property boasts two identical heated plunge pools surrounded by luxurious Moroccan-style poolside cabanas, perfect for seeking refuge from the hot Californian sunshine. Considered one of Santa Monica’s ‘places to be seen’ the pool area of  Viceroy Santa Monica is perfect for lounging in the sun, cocktails and even those more special occasions.   Twitter Address: @ViceroySM.  Magellan represents Santa Monica CVB.  Twitter address:  @GoSantaMonica

Rooftop Swimming Pool, Fairmont Monte Carlo, Monte Carlo – Featuring stunning views of the Mediterranean Sea, the Opera and the Fairmont Hairpin turn of the Grand Prix, the contemporary rooftop swimming pool at Fairmont Monte Carlo is an excellent addition to the property. A pool bar and year round heating are added comforts to ensure complete relaxation.    Twitter Address: @FairmontMC.   Magellan represents Fairmont Hotels & Resorts.  Twitter address:  @FairmontHotels.

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