infinity pool


Definition of infinity pool

: a pool (typically a swimming pool) with an edge over which water flows to give the appearance of the water extending to the horizon And most importantly, the pool and bar are open for business, where a spacious infinity pool looks down on Kalakaua Avenue and makes for the ideal spot to watch the sunset and sip a drink.— Kevin Allen

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Cap Rocat in Mallorca, Spain, is a peaceful hub in an old military fortress whose shooting pads have been converted into sleeping quarters with an infinity pool overlooking the Palma bay. Carmen Rosy Hall, Vogue, "These Are the World’s Sexiest Bedrooms, According to Two Globe-Trotters Who Would Know," 14 Nov. 2018 Glass walls fold back to connect the ground-floor living areas to the outdoor covered patio, which is bordered by a three-level infinity pool that includes a covered children’s pool and a swim-up bar. Kevin Brass, New York Times, "House Hunting in ... Costa Rica," 4 July 2018 The penthouse will also have its own gym, two private elevators, a home movie theater, a Turkish hammam, a putting green, two outdoor kitchens and two 45-foot-long infinity pools on either side of the unit for swims at sunrise and sunset. Katherine Clarke, WSJ, "Renzo Piano-Designed Miami Beach Penthouse Could Set Florida Record," 4 Dec. 2018 Park yourself at the new Six Senses, which recently opened atop an oceanside cliff, with a rigorous wellness program, a kitchen garden with a mushroom hut, and a wide infinity pool that appears to plunge off the edge of the earth. Alex Postman, Condé Nast Traveler, "Finding the Bali You Came For," 16 Nov. 2018 In a two-tower structure where the city’s iconic skyline can be taken in via infinity pool, one-year-old Andaz Singapore touches Little India, Kampong Glam, and Bras Basah Bugis. Vogue, "Style Meets Substance—The 7 Must-Visit Shopping Neighborhoods Around the Globe," 24 Oct. 2018 The Lion City is home to the world's largest rooftop infinity pool, the world's first safari park for nocturnal animals, and the largest bird park in Asia. Ashlea Halpern, Condé Nast Traveler, "20 Best Things To Do In Singapore," 2 Mar. 2018 Every part of the house seems to merge with nature, including an infinity pool that appears to drip into greenery. Liz Stinson, Curbed, "Greenery camouflages this modern villa in Bali," 17 July 2018 Crossroads Westside doesn't have a rooftop infinity pool overlooking the Power & Light District, as Two Light does, or a free coffee bar and pickleball court, like Union. Sarah Gish, kansascity, "Saltwater pool, gym, dog spa: Tour downtown KC's new Crossroads Westside Apartments," 27 June 2018

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1991, in the meaning defined above

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