With the swimming pools now reopening in Lebanon, people are eager for this boost of warmth and freshness that suntanning by the pools brings on.
So here are 20 budget-friendly and luxurious pools to get your tan on this summer while enjoying pool activities:
#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.
#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.
#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, north of 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.
#4 San Stephano Resort
Located in Batroun, San Stephano Resort is a beautiful place with a sandy beach and spectacular sunsets.
#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.
#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. 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.
#14 New Santa Theresa Beach
This resort is located in a breathtaking environment in Okaibe, Kesserwan. It offers an Olympic pool and a small pool for children, in addition to a Jacuzzi, a basketball court, three springboards, a big slide, and 300 cabins.
#15 Madame Bleu
Madame Bleu is located on Choucri Ghanem Street, in Ain Mreisse, Beirut. This is the number one destination for many people in Lebanon.
#16 C Flow Beach Resort
C FLOW in Byblos is an amazing combination of pool, bungalows, restaurant, bar, jacuzzis, and shops.
#17 Lagon Yacht & Ski Club
Lagon is a special place located on the old coastal road in Jounieh Souk and offers water skiing and nautical shows.
#18 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.
#19 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 pool parties.
#20 Lamedina Hotel, Beach Club & Resort
Located in Jounieh, the hotel is also a beach club offering a pool and access to the sandy beach, as well as water activities like snorkeling, diving, and canoeing.
If you are leaning instead to mountain pools and lakes for sunbathing in a cooler temperature, check this selection.