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The Cool Off Guide – Summer Swimming Pools

Did the coronavirus cancel your vacation plans before they even got off the ground? Don’t fret, we at Tip n’ Tag have got your back, embrace your summer with this ultimate list of poolside getaways. If you’re looking for swimming pools in and outside of Amman, pack your shades and sunscreen and let your thumbs do the scrolling!


Price: 30 JD any day of the week
Opening Hours: 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Why take a trip to the Dead Sea or Aqaba when you can head up to Mountain Breeze Lodge & Resort? Kick back by their scenic pool with a cocktail in hand and enjoy the pleasant weather. Little compares to a beautiful view of its neighboring mountains.

Price: 23 JD on weekdays | 30 JD on weekends | Includes one draft beer

Opening Hours: 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Las Cabanas is one hell of a rooftop pool. Not only can you swim there to live performances, you can even rent your own poolside cabins. Sizzle up in their hot tub, and try their tapas before taking a dip in their pool. 


Price: 25 JD on weekdays | 30 JD on weekends

Opening Hours: 

Adults 8 a.m -10 p.m | Children 10:00 a.m – 4:00 p.m.

Grand Hyatt’s rooftop pool is a great place to be if you feel like lounging under the sun. The hotel has a delicious selection of drinks you can choose from, so make sure you’re hydrating between each one. One unique facet of this pool is that you can stay till after the sun sets and take a moonlit dip.


Price: 35 JD on weekdays | 50 JD on weekends | Children 15 JD

Opening Hours: Outdoor pool 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. | Indoor pool 8:00 a.m – 10:00 p.m.

Sheraton is home to some of the more relaxing pools in Amman, and they are relentless in their offerings. Still feel like swimming after sunset? Pay their indoor pool a visit, and soak in their jacuzzi between every other dip.


Price: 25 JD on weekdays | 35 JD on weekends
Opening Hours: 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

The InterContinental pool is worth a visit when you’re looking for a short break in the city. Smoothen out your tan line and sip on a pina colada while surrounded by palm trees for the ultimate tropical experience.         

 


Price:  40 JD on weekdays | 50 JD on weekends | 25 JD for kids under 12
Opening Hours: 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
*Couples and families only

We’re undecided as to what W Hotel has going on its rooftop. Is it a pool? Is it a lounge? We are, however, certain of two things – it’s wet, and it looks like a good place to hang out with your loved ones.


Price: 25 JD any day of the week
Opening Hours
: 12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

*Days might defer due to Covid-19

What are outdoor swimming pools without a view? U Roof’s pool overlooks Amman’s skyline and compliments the lounge’s atmospheric parties and gatherings pretty well. If you’re still there before sundown, you might as well catch the beautiful orange skies of Amman.


Price: 31 JD any day of the week 
Opening Hours: 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

If you’re looking for a day use swimming pool in Amman, Le Royal offers three for the price of one. Chill at either one of their indoor pools, or get your tanning game going by the one outdoors. End your evening with a meal at Chesters while enjoying breathtaking views of Amman. 


Price: 25 JD weekdays | 35 JD Weekends

Opening Hours: 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Bored of catching the sunset in your car on the way back from wherever you came? Amman Rotana’s pool is just what you need to have that breather. It almost made it to our rooftops article, so make sure to stop by there for a little mid-day splash.


Price: 23 JD on weekdays | 25 JD on weekends | Burger or Steak sandwich Included

Opening Hours: 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Landmark Amman is a great summer spot for the family to hang out and spend some quality time together. Since kids get a hefty discount, you won’t have to worry about getting a baby sitter. Drop by and munch on a good burger by their poolside.


Price: 25 JD on weekdays | 30 on weekends

Opening Hours: 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

The House Boutique Suites’ pool terrace is the go-to spot for a cool off this summer. The tranquil and luxurious setting will make your day off surely worthwhile. Don’t settle for a mediocre swim when you can enjoy one with a panoramic view of the city.


Price: 25 JD on weekdays | 30 JD on weekends | 15 JD for children

Opening Hours: 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. 

Schedule a “me-day” and head to Marriott’s outdoor pool, take a dip and immerse yourself in Vitamin D. Staff are ready to keep the margaritas coming your way! When the drunken hunger strikes, you can choose your favorite meal from a range of restaurant options, including Il Terrazzo, Champions, and more.


Price: 25 JD on weekdays | 30 JD on weekends | 15 JD for children | 1 Soft drink included

Opening Hours: 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Have your kids been nagging for a swim? Make their wishes come true and drop by Crown Plaza for a family pool day! Don’t worry there’s something for the adults to enjoy as well. When it’s nap time for the little ones, escape to the jacuzzi and enjoy a cold drink in hand. 


Price: 50 JD 

Opening Hours: 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

*over 18 years old

Enjoy the sound of the water fountain ceaselessly swelling while sipping on your favorite summer cocktail at the Fairmont. If you wanna treat yourself to a day’s worth of pampering, might as well pay a visit to their Willow Stream Spa.


Price: 15 JD any day of the week
Opening Hours: 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
*Ladies and families only

Are you having a hard time finding a swimming pool as a woman? What’s great about Al Ahli’s is that it provides a safe and comfortable environment for all ladies alike. And if you have kids that you’d like to teach how to swim, the club can take care of that for you with their classes.



Price: 25 JD for day access to pool and beach with lunch included

Opening Hours: 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.

*Couples and families only

If you’re tight on a budget the Holiday Inn is treating you with an offer like no other. Enjoy a lovely view of the sun setting over the Dead Sea, and if that doesn’t thrill you, maybe their mud will. 


Price: 35 JD on weekdays | 50 JD on weekends | Pool and beach access with lunch included

Opening Hours: 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.

*Couples and families only

Crowne Plaza is home to an impressive set of pools, the largest of which is at the center of its housing village covering a 3500-meter area for all you serious swimmers out there. If you’re tired of swimming, take a walk around the hotel. Their many facilities will surely keep you entertained, from bars to sea-salt water jacuzzis.


Disclaimer: Tip n’ Tag is not responsible for any sunburns readers experience at any of these spots!

Lemur Love,

The Tip n’ Tag Team