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Airbnb Just Launched an Amazing Pools Category, and These Have Us Ready to Jump In

United States Epic Stays
by Hannah D. Cooper Jul 22, 2022

The Airbnb team has been squirreling away at making it easier than ever to locate dreamy properties. Hot off the press, the latest category to appear on the dashboard is devoted to amazing pools. As temperatures ramp up for summer, we couldn’t resist taking a peek at the coolest vacation rentals with pools in the US. From Joshua Tree to Vermont, dive into our round-up of the best Airbnbs with pools.

We hope you love the selections from Airbnb’s Amazing Pools category that we recommend! Just so you know, Matador may collect a small commission from the links on this page if you decide to book a stay. Listed prices are accurate as of the time of publication.

The Malibu Dream Resort

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No need to be a celebrity to live like one when you rent this A-list Malibu Airbnb with a heartstopping swimming pool that overlooks the Pacific Ocean. The hilltop estate is cushioned by the Malibu Mountains and features prestigious sun beds where you can soak up the vitamin D in between laps. Take a stroll past the koi ponds to the private tennis court and rally the clan for an evening sing-song around the grand piano after dusk.

Location: Malibu, California
Sixteen guests, seven bedrooms
Price: $14,160 per night

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Waterfront Siesta Key Villa with breathtaking pool

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Why schlep all the way to Morocco when this riad-style Sarasota estate does the trick? Brand new for the season, this unique Airbnb revolves around a central pool flanked by ornamental columns, cushy seating, and upper-level balconies. The vacation home comes with a billiards table, a luxury kitchen with a diner, and suites fit for royalty. Casa Flamingo grants direct access to the water and kayaks are provided.

Location: Sarasota, Florida
Twelve guests, five bedrooms
Price: $1,900 per night

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Villa Infinite – lake house 10 minutes to beach

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This jaw-dropping vacation home in Aventura, Florida, features an infinity pool and connected hot tub that overlook Highland Lakes. Set to a backdrop of tropical foliage creates the illusion of a faraway Balinese villa. Modern interiors are styled with hand-picked decoration and furniture with a deluxe corner bath in the master bathroom. The pool area has an external kitchen and kayaks are provided for use on the lake.

Location: Aventura, Florida
Sixteen guests, four bedrooms
Price: $1,120 per night

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‘Desert Wild’ Joshua Tree pool and hot tub

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This bohemian desert oasis is configured to soothe the soul with understated luxury. Interiors follow a Finca style while a gas adobe fireplace adds comfort. Dressed with plush fabrics and whimsical elements, the single-level bungalow opens out to reveal the in-ground swimming pool and a separate spa tub. Sheltered seating – complete with a fabulous swing chair – is highly appreciated in this arid environment.

Location: Joshua Tree, California
Four guests, two bedrooms
Price: $500 per night

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Luxury home on 10 acres with private pond, pool, and spa

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Buried among verdant greenery, this single-story home in Tyler, Texas, comes with an open-air pool and hot tub. The home is sited on a 10-acre patch of private land and grants access to a two-acre pond for additional splash time. Sunken family rooms are accented by vaulted ceilings with skylights and exposed brick walls. The master suite sets out to impress with a four-poster bed and attached marble bathroom with a large soaking tub.

Location: Tyler, Texas
Ten guests, four bedrooms
Price: $390 per night
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Villa oasis – stunning pool experience near the Strip

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Designed for families and laid-back groups, this Las Vegas villa with a pool features waterfalls and a Jacuzzi. Adding to the outdoor lifestyle, the elevated deck comes with a pizza oven, yard games, and multiple seating and sunning areas. Five bedrooms are presented in a minimalist yet homely style and the primary en suite is affixed to a luxurious Roman soaking tub.

Location: Henderson, Nevada
Twelve guests, five bedrooms
Price: $920 per night

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Lakeview cabin on 60-acre property

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This lake view Airbnb with a pool in Peru, Vermont, is curated with a rustic charm. The swim space is fitted with a diving board to elevate the fun during lazy pool afternoons. A separate hot tub adds the luxe factor. The property is sited within the Green Mountain National Forest and the grounds contain a private lake. Indoors, you’ve got a spacious games room with a billiards table and bar.

Location: Peru, Vermont
Sixteen guests, nine bedrooms
Price: $2,260 per night

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Montauk waterfront retreat

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Come rain or shine, this heated outdoor pool with an adjacent spa is the perfect place to unwind during your Montauk getaway. The beautifully appointed vacation home is spread over two floors and receives a generous lashing of sunlight courtesy of French sliding doors and skylights. The private backyard steals a glimpse at Lake Montauk where you can dock your boat or rent jet skis.

Location: Montauk, New York
Nine guests, four bedrooms
Price: $2,500 per night

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Ocotillo Lake Daze – on the lake with pool, spa, and fire pit

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Pamper yourself with a night or two at this dazzling Airbnb on Ocotillo Lake, Arizona. The swimming pool and a separate Jacuzzi overlook the lake and glitter beneath the AZ rays. Sophisticated interiors are prepared with quality linens and appliances with a games room adding extra brownie points. If that’s not enough to prompt you to book, the rental comes with a private dock and a paddle boat that you’re welcome to take for a spin.

Location: Chandler, Arizona
Eight guests, four bedrooms
Price: $350 per night

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Five-bedroom house with pool, hot tub, and grill

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This luxury East Hampton vacation home with a supersized pool benefits from all-day sunshine. A hot tub is positioned next to the water and a vast lawn overlooked by a patio is perfect for yard games and barbecue afternoons. The pristine outdoor space is mirrored by immaculate interiors with state-of-the-art amenities and furnishings. Keep on top of your fitness with two Peloton bikes and a free weights area in the basement.

Location: East Hampton, New York
Ten guests, five bedrooms
Price: $4,000 per night

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Flawless Durango home with theater and indoor pool

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Swim year-round at this Durango Airbnb with an indoor swimming pool and tiki bar. The swim space is lavishly curated with a fountain and a detached hot tub while pool toys and vests are provided to keep little swimmers safe. An epic home theater is enhanced with a popcorn machine and gas fireplace. Meanwhile, all rooms and bathrooms reek of luxury and contemporary comforts.

Location: Durango, Colorado
Sixteen guests, three bedrooms
Price: $755 per night

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Whisperwood Lodge – custom country chalet

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Whisperwood Lodge is a chic chalet for families and large groups slap-bang in the middle of the Wenatchee Mountains. The outdoor heated pool is available seasonally and provides an eyeful of the surrounding ranges. When temperatures plummet, retreat inside for a round of foosball, poker, or darts. A gas fireplace adds a touch of hygge while a decadent claw foot tub is the height of mountain luxury.

Location: Leavenworth, Washington
Twelve guests, five bedrooms
Price: $865 per night

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