Swimming pools reopened in Lebanon on Monday, May 18th. This news brought joy to the Lebanese people’s hearts because summer in Lebanon is the best and there are great sites to suntan while enjoying one’s day.
Here are 15+ budget-friendly and luxurious pools to get your tan on this summer:
The prices mentioned below are as indicated by the places at the time of writing.
#1 Bekaa Joy – Le Geant
This place is in Zahle, Bekaa. The pool is big and the view of the mountains and red-roofed houses will make your experience all the better. It is also very affordable.
The entrance fee is at 20,000LL for adults and 10,000LL for kids.
#2 Janna Sur Mer
This 5-star beachfront resort is located in Damour and overlooks the Mediterranean Sea. It contains six pools, VIP party pools, Jacuzzi bars, and a pool bar.
According to their website, the entrance fee is 35,000LL on weekdays (50,000LL for VIP) and 40,000LL on the weekends (55,000LL for VIP).
Children from 5 to 10-years old pay 15,000LL and there are special offers for ladies on Fridays and Saturdays.
#3 Watergate Aqua Park / Waves / Rio Lento
These three water parks are the most visited in Lebanon. You are guaranteed to get a great tan and have a huge amount of fun on your visit.
The Watergate Aqua Park is adjacent to Le Royal Hotel in Dbayeh, Beirut.
Waves Aqua Park and Resort is the biggest Aqua Park in Lebanon and one of the biggest in the Middle East. It is located in Mar Roukos, Metn, Lebanon.
Rio Lento in Nahr El-Kalb has the tallest slide in Lebanon as well as other fun attractions. According to the website, Rio Lento charges adults 35000LL and kids under 10 25,000LL from Monday to Saturday.
On Sundays and holidays, adults pay 40,000LL and kids pay 30,000LL.
#4 Koa Beach Resort
Koa Beach Resort at Seaside, Kaslik, Mount Lebanon, is the perfect place to swim and hang out. It’s a beautiful resort with a great view.
#5 Veer Luxury Boutique Hotel & Beach Resort
Veer is perfect for sunbathing with chillout music and a sunny atmosphere. They offer a pool bar, private jacuzzis, and exclusive events.
According to the website, entrance is at $20 on weekdays and $27 on the weekends.
#6 Pangea Beach Resort
Warwick Pangea Beach Resort and Spa is located in El Jiyeh, Mount Lebanon. This 4-star hotel has two outdoor swimming pools and is the perfect venue for hotel and bungalow stays.
#7 Le Phenix De Byblos
Le Phenix De Byblos is located at the heart of Byblos ruins in Lebanon. You can hang out with your family and friends by the pool, and enjoy the beautiful surroundings.
#8 Santa Preri Beach Resort
Here, it’s the real tropical experience and it’s also located in Byblos. According to Living Lebanon, the price range of this swimming pool is 10,000LL – 20,000LL.
In addition to swimming pools, this place offers chalets and bungalows stays, a beach bar, a snack bar, and oriental and seafood restaurants.
#9 Holiday Beach Resort
Holiday Beach Resort is a luxury family resort located in Zouk Mosbeh, Lebanon. This is the place to go for quality time by the pool with your family.
#10 Turquoise Beach Resort
Turquoise Beach Resort is located in Al Qulayleh, Nakoura Street, Tyre, South Lebanon. It is home to deluxe pools and jacuzzis; there’s also a private pool for people staying in bungalows.
If you are into water sports, this place is perfect for you.
#11 Iris Beach Club
Iris Beach Club in Damour is the place to chill with your friends. This summer destination hosts the most unique and lively events.
#12 Portemilio Hotel & Resort
Portemilio is located in Kaslik – Jounieh coast, north of Beirut. It has two outdoor swimming pools at the seaside, one Olympic size.
#13 Rocca Marina Bar & Beach Resort
Rocca Marina is one of the best summer destinations in Lebanon. Located in Hamat, this place is affordable as well as breathtaking.
The entrance fee is at 20,000LL on weekdays and 25,000LL on weekends; kids under 10 pay half price.
#14 New Santa Theresa Beach
This pool is located in a breathtaking environment in Okaibe, Kesserwan. The entrance is at 10,000LL on weekdays and 15,000LL on the weekends and free entry for children.
#15 Madame Bleu
Madame Bleu is located on the Choucri Ghanem Street, in Ain Mreisse, Beirut. This is the number one destination for many people in Lebanon.
The price range according to Trip Advisor is 30,000LL – 75,000 LL.
#16 Four Seasons Beirut
The outdoor pool at the Four Seasons Hotel Beirut is on the 26th floor. This rooftop pool offers a great view of the city and a live DJ on Saturdays.
Pool access is exclusive for hotel residents and additional charges apply for visitors.
#17 C Flow Beach Resort
C FLOW in Byblos is an amazing combination of pool, bungalows, restaurant, bar, jacuzzis, and shops.
#18 Lagon Yacht & Ski Club
Lagon is a special place located on the old coastal road in Jounieh Souk. The average price is 25,000LL and you will surely enjoy your visit.
#19 Hamra Urban Gardens Rooftop Pool
Hamra Urban Garden is a unique and cozy located in the main Hamra Street and offers a pool, gym, restaurant, and more. The rooftop pool is gorgeous, affordable and hosts live DJs weekly.
The entrance fee is 15,000LL on weekdays and 20,000LL on the weekends.
#20 Edde Sands Hotel & Wellness Resort
Edde Sands is located in Byblos. It offers luxurious beachfront bungalows, poolside rooms, cabanas, four large swimming pools, restaurants, and great pools parties.
The entrance fee is $18 on weekdays and $25 on the weekends. Kids between 3 and 12 pay $10.
If you are leaning instead to mountain pools and lakes for sunbathing in a cooler temperature, check this selection.