The pool: Located on the Hung Hom waterfront, the Kerry Hotel’s rooftop pool offers unobstructed views of Victoria Harbour and Hong Kong Island. Set on the fourth floor of the hotel, guests can relax on poolside loungers with a drink in hand - and take a dip in the infinity pool when it’s time to cool off.
Best enjoyed: With your favourite cocktail
The daycation deal: Though currently a quarantine hotel, locals can still enjoy use of the pool through the Daycation at Kerry package. Prices start at HKD550 for all-day pool access and a set lunch at the sun deck.
The pool: Located in North Point, the Harbour Plaza hotel’s 25 metre open air pool offers stunning harbourside views. The poolside remains partially shaded all day, meaning you can stay cool on those long Hong Kong summer days as you laze on sun loungers. There’s also an ideally located jacuzzi with mesmerising views of Kowloon’s cityscape.
Best enjoyed: As a weekday treat
The daycation deal: Prices start at just HKD100 for pool access during the week and HKD200 at the weekend.
The pool: Kickback with the kids at Hong Kong Gold Coast Hotel, located on the golden shores of Castle Peak Bay marina. The palm-fringed swimming pools (one for adults, one for children) are set beside the marina and feature two water slides for young children. Just a few steps away you’ll find a kid’s water park featuring water buckets, sprayers and floor fountains: perfect for parents to relax by the pool and let the kids do their thing.
Best enjoyed: With young children
The staycation deal: Book with Cathay to earn bonus miles.