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Top Hotel Swimming Pools

Published: July 27, 2022

 

Every trip, vacation and staycation is made better by a dip in a swimming pool! In fact, the pool is often central to your vacation plans! Get the kids splashing and squealing, or enjoy a relaxing float by yourself at one of these great hotel pools. From indoor facilities with heated water year-round to outdoor pools open seasonally in the sunshine, book the right pool property for your getaway plans.

Here is a list of regional hotels with outdoor or indoor swimming pools. Please call ahead to confirm open hours and protocols as properties may vary with staffing and pandemic reservation requirements, occupancy maximums and towel service. Please note that lifeguards are not on duty, so stay with your children and swim at your own risk.

Hotels with Outdoor Pools

Swim outside at these favorite outdoor pool destinations. But always call ahead as some outdoor pools are only open seasonally, roughly May to October, but varying by property.

Valley River Inn

The Valley River Inn's heated outdoor pool is set in a beautiful garden courtyard with natural gathering places for small events like birthdays, showers or receptions. There is a shallow kiddie pool attached to the main swimming pool. The pool is only open seasonally, so think "family summer vacation". The adults-only hot tub is indoors adjacent the pool deck. There is also a fitness center. While the hotel property overlooks the Willamette River, don't expect river views from the pool, as it is located on the courtyard side of the building. The Valley River Inn is near the Ruth Bascom Bike Path, shopping and downtown. 

Residence Inn by Marriott

Residence Inn by Marriott has a heated outdoor pool that is open for swimming seasonally. Relax on loungers around the pool deck. Adjacent the pool is a hot tub that is open year-round. There is also an outside seating area with a gas fire pit, a tennis court and bicycle cages for securing your bike. This is a great family destination because it is so close to Autzen Stadium, Alton Baker Park and the Ruth Bascom Riverbank bike path

Quality Inn Springfield

Quality Inn's outdoor heated pool is open seasonally. The fenced pool deck has room for lounge chairs and relaxing in the sunshine.

Belknap Hot Springs Resort

The pool here is fed from natural hot springs, so expect very warm mineral water. Belknap Hot Springs has two outdoor pools on site, one reserved exclusively for overnight guests and the other open for day-rate visitors. There are lounge chairs around the deck area and an attached men and women's locker room with showers off the main pool. Please note that swimwear is required and children under the age of 5 years are not allowed in the pool. Belknap Hot Springs is located in the McKenzie River region of the Cascades Mountains and is great family destination for camping, cabin rentals or lodge rooms. There are surrounding gardens for strolling and hiking.

Hotels with Indoor Pools

Often open year-round, these hotels with indoor pools are perfect for fun that isn't weather dependent. Enjoy a refreshing swim after a long day of travel or give the kids an opportunity to burn off extra energy before bed.

Holiday Inn Express Eugene-Springfield

This beautiful indoor pool is heated and has a spa. Inside the white tiled pool room are lounge chairs and tables with chairs. One side of the room has floor to ceiling windows looking out onto a patio. It is adjacent a complimentary fitness center with elliptical machines, free weights and a treadmill. The Holiday Inn Express is conveniently located off the Beltline near the I-5 in Springfield.

Hyatt Place Eugene

Take a swim in the Hyatt Place Eugene's heated indoor pool. Along with the L-shaped pool there is a whirlpool spa and a deck area for lounge chairs facing picture windows. The pool facility is open from 9 a.m. to 10 p.m. The fitness center is open 24-hours. Staying at the Hyatt Place in Eugene means being in the heart of some of the best dining and shopping in town. 

EVEN Hotel

EVEN Hotel's focus is on health and wellness and offers a fitness center with cardio and weights alongside the pool facility. Their pristine indoor facility has a pool that accommodates laps, a steaming hot tub and a small deck space for lounge chairs. The pool is open from 7 a.m. to 11 p.m. No reservation required.

Best Western New Oregon

The large rectangular indoor pool is heated year-round. The pool room is light and bright with a shed roof and high windows. There is also a hot tub and a beautifully paneled men's and women's sauna. Enjoy outside sunbathing on the patio or exercise in the fitness center. Indoor pool is open from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Bring your pool towel with you. For the maximum number of people allowed, check with front desk at check-in. No time limit and no reservation required. The Best Western New Oregon is across Franklin Boulevard from the University of Oregon and near the Willamette River, Ruth Bascom Bike Path and many parks. 

Courtyard by Marriott

The Courtyard by Marriott offers a lovely rectangular indoor pool and hot tub open from 6 a.m. to 11 p.m. The pool is heated and towels are provided. Enjoy large picture windows out to the courtyard. There is also a fitness room with free weights, bicycles, elliptical and tread mills. The Courtyard by Marriott is located near I-5 in Springfield. 

Hampton Inn

The large indoor pool is rectangular and fills up the pool deck. There are chairs and small tables along the side and several large windows. The indoor pool open from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. and may require reservations. There is also a fitness center. Hampton Inn is in West Eugene near shopping and the Fern Ridge Bike Path

Home2 Suites by Hilton Eugene

In downtown Eugene, Home2 Suites has a pleasant indoor pool and deck space with large frosted windows. There is also a fitness room and an outdoor grill area.

Holiday Inn Express Eugene

Holiday Inn Express Eugene has an indoor pool and hot tub with patio tables and cushioned chairs, so you can relax comfortably while the children frolic. 

Driftwood Shores Beach Resort

This beachfront hotel in Florence is a family favorite because even on cloudy or stormy days you can always take a refreshing dip in their large indoor swim center. The hotel offers a big swimming pool, fun water play features for children, and a gigantic hot tub. While there are many reasons to book a family getaway at Driftwood Shores, the pool is always a main attraction.

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Author: Melanie Ryan Griffin

Melanie is a University of Oregon graduate who studied Cultural Anthropology. After finishing school, she worked as a touring concert photographer for many years before expanding into writing concert and album reviews for online publications. Melanie is now the Art Director for Travel Lane County. She has lived in Eugene for more than a decade and spends nearly every weekend searching for new favorite places in the county. She has also lived in California, New Mexico, Florida, Spain and Slovakia but loves Oregon the most.

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