Best rooftop pools in Valencia

This article will help you find the best hotel rooftop pools in Valencia. How about a rooftop pool combined with a sauna? Or a pool in the heart of the old town?

January 31, 2024
Rooftop pools Valencia
Rooftop pool Valencia | Courtesy of Vincci Mercat

With an unbeatable combination of city life and sunny vibes, Valencia is an ideal option for a vacation. Famous for the art scene, the Holy Grail and the Central market, you can explore the city in many ways.

The best option is of course from above, making the most of the great Valencia climate. You can find rooftops all over the city, with lovely views and sparkling rooftop pools. Make sure to book your stay at any of these rooftop pool hotels, for a truly refreshing and elevated experience.

Here’s our list of the 8 best Valencia rooftop pools.

1. Expo Hotel Valencia

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Expo Hotel Valencia is located inside the large Nuevo Centro mall, popular for shopping and entertainment. Perched on the top floor of the hotel, the venue offers a seasonal rooftop pool and panoramic views of the city.

The outdoor swimming pool is perfect for laps, and to cool down during the hot summer days in Valencia.

While the rooftop pool is exclusive (and free) to use for hotel guests, the rooftop also features a public rooftop bar. La Terraza VLC Urban Club invites to gourmet burgers, innovative cocktails, relaxing vibes and spectacular views.

Adress: Av. de Pius XII, 4, 46009 València

Availability: Hotel guests only

Season: June to September

Hours: 10am-9pm

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2. Vincci Mercat

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In Ciutat Vella you find the four star hotel Vincci Mercat, just 2 minutes from Valencia’s central market. For a perfect combination of city sightseeing and relaxing hours in the sun, this is the place to be.

The centrally located designer hotel offers an innovative concept and a contemporary plunge rooftop pool. On the rooftop, guests can relax in the bar with its modern lounge tables and chairs. By the pool there is also space for sun beds and umbrellas, so that you can choose where you want to spend your time during your pool day.

Guests can access the pool from morning until evening, unwind and soak up the sun while watching the city from above.

Adress: C/ de la Llanterna, 31, 46001 València

Availability: Only guests at the hotel

Opening hours: 9.30am-9pm

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3. Blanq Carmen

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Blanq Carmen is part of an historic building, close to the beautiful Turia Gardens. The hotel holds an equally beautiful 5th floor rooftop pool and a spa, surrounded with an incredible view of the Serrano Towers and the green park.

Next to the pool you find an elegant lounge and bar, where you can order everything from fine drinks and champagne to cava and beer. The bar is partly covered by a pergola, where you can sit to cool down during the hot and sunny days.

This urban rooftop oasis is a prime spot to mix daytime dips with sunset drinks and dinners.

Adress: C. de la Blanqueria, 11, 46003 València

Availability: Only guests at the hotel

Opening hours: Seasonal

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4. Sercotel Sorolla Palace

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Whatever type of traveler you are, Sercotel Sorolla Palace promises something for everyone’s taste. This inspiring hotel is in the financial centre of the city, opposite the Conference Centre, which means that you can combine business with pleasure if you stay here.

The architectural rooftop terrace is spacious, with one big and one small rooftop pool. Perfect for sunny Valencia days, but a cool retractable construction means guest can also spend time inside during the colder days in the city.

The rooftop is also equipped with everything that is essential for a pool day, with plenty of day beds and lounge seats under umbrellas.

When you want to take a break from the sunbathing you can take a short walk to the bar and lounge area, provided with seats in the shade. Indulge in ice cold drinks and smaller bites.

Adress: Av. de les Corts Valencianes, 58, 46015 València

Availability: Only guests at the hotel

Opening hours:9am-10pm

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5. Hotel Valencia Center

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A few blocks away from the Turia River, Hotel Valencia Center offers an elevated rooftop pool, complemented with a sauna and a gym.

The 10th floor rooftop is small and intimate, with just a few sun beds and umbrellas. But as it also offers a sauna experience, you can shift between the pool and the sauna during the day, and the pool is designed to spend time in while watching the Valencia skyline.

The hotel you also offers a bar terrace on the 9th floor, where you can enjoy a menu consisting of burgers and sandwiches, as well as a variety of refreshing beverages, like fine wine, juices, bubbles and cocktails.

Adress: Av. de França, 33, 46023 València

Availability: Only guests at the hotel

Opening hours: 9am-9pm

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6. One Shot Mercat 09

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In the heart of Valencia’s old town, the fully renovated Hotel One Shot Mercat 09 combines avant-garde design with cosy, comfortable and functional settings. This venue offers temporary art exhibitions, as well as a relaxing rooftop pool.

Intimate and genuine, hotel guests can enjoy the swimming pool during the summer season and escape the hot sun for some hours during the day.

The terrace is simple, but located above the old buildings, giving you front-row seats to some of the most important buildings in the city.

Adress: Carrer del Músic Peydró, 9, 46001 València

Availability: Only guests at the hotel

Hours: Seasonal

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7. The Valentia Cabillers

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The four star boutique hotel The Valentia Cabillers is a beautiful venue situated in front of the Cathedral of Valencia.

The hotel features a sparkling rooftop pool & jacuzzi, offering a tranquil environment right in the city center. The rooftop terrace is decorated with green plants and you find hammocks, day beds and umbrellas in the shade.

The rooftop pool is open year-round, and from the terrace you can overlook the nearby historical buildings and watch the colorful sunsets.

Staying at the hotel also means access to the fantastic Valentia Sky rooftop bar, where you can enjoy breakfast or a drink in an elegant and comfortable atmosphere.

Adress: Carrer dels Cabillers, 3, bajo derecha, 46003 Valencia

Availability: Hotel guests only

Opening hours: Daily 10am-10pm

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8. Barceló Valencia

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Next to the Ciutat de les Arts you find Barceló Valencia, with a modern rooftop on the 10th floor.

Convenient if you are looking for an escape in the Valencia sun, you can jump into two rooftop pools to cool down, and relax in the sun beds. Although the pools a quite small, you get front row seats to the remarkable view of the city, and a relaxing environment on top of the hotel.

In addition, the top floor also features the 270º SkyBar, decorated with lounge seats and high tables. To the tunes of soft music, you can sip drinks and chill until late evenings.

Adress: Av. de França, 11, 46023 València

Availability: Only guests at the hotel

Season: April-September

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Hans Ebenman
Hans Ebenman

Hans has visited over 500 rooftop bars, 200 rooftop pools and 300 rooftop restaurants since 2015. This vast experience has made Hans a true rooftop expert, and one of the most knowledgeable in the field. Today, numerous of travel magazines, bloggers and media websites contact Hans to get his expertise on rooftops.