Home to one of Asia's largest beach resorts, ocean swims are never far away in Pattaya. But sometimes you want to elevate yourself above the crowds, and enjoy more lux relaxation. The best option: a Pattaya rooftop pool.
Pattaya offers a great selection of amazing infinity pools and rooftop pools, most of them with sweeping views over both Pattaya Bay and the city skyline. Often located at high-end hotel's, the best bet to enjoy them is to book an overnight stay.
Here is our full list of the 8 best rooftop pools in Pattaya. Enjoy!
1. Siam@Siam Design Hotel Pattaya
Rooftop pool Pattaya at Siam@Siam Design Hotel | Photo: www.siamatsiam.com/
A modernist and stylish sanctuary, Siam@Siam Design Hotel is a great place to stay, but also to enjoy a beautiful and breezy rooftop sanctuary.
Perched up on the 27th floor you find a year-round rooftop infinity pool and bar, which is the highest one in all of Pattaya.
Surrounded with sweeping views of Pattaya Bay, and equipped with comfy loungers and in-water sun beds, the colorful and artistic terrace is a prime spot for refreshing and elevated hours under the Pattaya sun.
Sharing space with the vibrant Sky Bar, the terrace is actually a morning to night venue, where all are welcome to enjoy dips, well-made exotic cocktails, tasty food and the relaxing-vibrant atmosphere.
Adress: 390 Moo 9, Pattaya Sai 2 Road, Nongprue, Banglamung Chonburi 20150
2. Hilton Pattaya
Rooftop pool Pattaya at Hilton Pattaya | Photo: www.hilton.com/
Found adjacent to Central Pattaya, southeast Asia’s largest beachfront shopping center, the impressive Hilton Pattaya offers sweeping ocean views.
While the most breathtaking vistas are found at the 34th floor Horizon Rooftop Restaurant & Bar, the 16th floor infinity pool terrace is not far behind.
Surrounded with spacious landscaped gardens and inviting sundecks, here you can mix relaxing swims with light and healthy cuisine.
Adress: 333/101 Beach Road, Moo 9 Nong Prue Banglamung, Pattaya, Chonburi, 20260 Pattaya Central
3. Amethyst Hotel Pattaya
Rooftop pool Pattaya at Amethyst Hotel | Photo: https://amethysthotelpattaya.com/
The superb Amethyst Hotel Pattaya is a new, modern, and stylish hotel, located a short walk from the beach and the Central Festival Pattaya Beach mall.
With a unique design, the hotel also offers a unique rooftop, where you find a beautiful rooftop infinity pool, surrounded with a fantastic 180-degree view of the city and the Gulf of Thailand.
Sunbathe in one of the comfy loungers, relax at the garden terrace, or swim up to the edge and enjoy the views. Whatever you choose, the Amethyst rooftop is made to enjoy the moment.
Adress: 799/1 Moo 10, Soi Buakhao15, Nongprue Banglamung Chonburi, 20150 Pattaya South
4. Somerset Pattaya
Rooftop pool Pattaya at Somerset Pattaya | Photo: www.discoverasr.com/
Set 500 metres from Pattaya Beach, and right across from Central Pattaya mall, Somerset Pattaya offers 5-star aparthotel accommodation.
Featuring all the amenities that you need for a comfortable and enjoyable stay, the hotel also comes equipped with a fantastic Pattaya rooftop pool.
Up on the 23rd and 24th floor, you can relax in comfy sun loungers and swim with panoramic views over the ocean and city. Or head to the pirate-themed swimming pool, for some elevated family fun.
There is also a pool bar serving a variety of drinks, from noon to 8pm.
Adress: 528 Moo 10, Pattaya 2nd Road, Nong-prue, Pattaya, Banglamung, Chonburi, 20150 Pattaya Central
5. Arbour Hotel and Residence
Rooftop pool Pattaya at Arbour Hotel and Residence | Photo: https://atmindgroup.com/
Located in the heart of Central Pattaya, the fabulous Arbour Hotel and Residence combines tasteful, minimalist décor with luxurious amenities.
One of them is the 24th floor rooftop infinity pool, a picturesque haven where the sky meets the water’s edge. The expansive pool deck comes adorned with plush loungers, and surrounded with breathtaking views over Pattaya and the bay.
In a tranquil atmosphere, here you can swim, lounge, and soak in the warm Thai sun, as well as indulge in a tantalizing selection of food and drinks from the adjacent Arbour Rooftop Bar.
Adress: 99/10 M.9 Pattaya 3rd Rd., Tambol Nongprue Amphur Banglamung, Chon Buri, Thailand, 20150 Pattaya Central
6. U Jomtien Pattaya
Rooftop pool Pattaya at U Jomtien Pattaya | Photo: www.uhotelsresorts.com/
Situated in Jomtien Beach, a bit away from the hustle and bustle of Pattaya, the 4-star U Jomtien Pattaya is a a peaceful retreat with direct access to the beach.
If you don't feel like getting sand on your swimwear, the hotel also offers a beautiful rooftop swimming pool terrace.
Lush and picturesque, the rooftop comes with sun loungers and daybeds, as well as panoramic views of the Jomtien beach. In between swims you can enjoy snacks and beverages by the pool.
Adress: 101 Moo 1, Na Jomtien, Sattahip, 20250 Jomtien Beach
7. Royal Cliff Beach Terrace
Rooftop pool Pattaya at Royal Cliff Beach Terrace | Photo: www.royalcliff.com/
The highly impressive Royal Cliff Hotels Group offers 4 luxury hotels in one unforgettable experience. Set amidst a stunning tropical landscape, this is truly a place for expansive 5-star luxury.
Among all facilities are 7 swimming pools, meaning you never have to go far for a refreshing dip. Two of the pools are Infini Pools – infinity-edge style pools overlooking glorious ocean views.
If you stay at the Royal Cliff Beach Terrace (which was the first of the now 4 hotels on the property), you have access to all pools except the Royal Wing pool.
Adress: 353 Phra Tamnuk Road, Pattaya, Chonburi, 20150 Pattaya South
8. Seven Zea Chic Hotel
Rooftop pool Pattaya at Seven Zea Chic Hotel | Photo: www.sevenzeahotel.com/
Located along North Pattaya Road, Seven Zea Chic Hotel is just 50 metres from Pattaya Beach.
On top of the hotel you find a rooftop bar for drinks with a view, but also a lovely rooftop infinity pool and sundeck, where you can lounge and swim overlooking Pattaya and the bay.
The modern and fresh terrace and pool is a prime spot for long and tranquil hours under the Pattaya sun.
Adress: 9 225/62 N Pattaya Rd, Bang Lamung District, Chon Buri 20150
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.