In honor of summer’s official arrival, we’ve rounded up some of the most enviable pools owned by A-listers. Scroll down for 10 resplendent retreats, from Vera Wang’s sleek and gleaming blue, to A-Rod’s spectacular vanishing-edge pool.
1. Mark Wahlberg
The “Ted” star’s lush estate in Beverly Hills features a lumiscent pool, sparkling waterfalls, faux grottos, and cabanas.
2. Vera Wang
Once owned by actor Burt Reynolds, the fashion designer’s marvelous home in Beverly Hills showcases a classy and sophisticated pool that seems to hover above sparkling city lights.
3. Arnold Schwazenegger
The former bodybuilder and politician’s pool—an odd, 16-sided polygon boasting 10 cozy corners that seems to have been expertly etched into a smooth stone slab—has a cool matching Jacuzzi.
4. Dwayne Johnson
Recently sold by semi-retired wrestler Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, this ultra-manicured estate features a brilliant infinity pool overlooking breathtaking mountain and valley vistas.
5. Alex Rodriguez
Set on 275 feet of waterfront, the Yankees third-baseman’s Miami Beach property has a fantastic heated vanishing-edge pool, along with a rooftop deck and outdoor kitchen.
6. Joey Fatone
This tropical oasis once belonged to ‘N Sync crooner Joey Fatone, who dropped a million dollars to transform it into the resort-like retreat it is today. The awe-inspiring backyard features bridges that lead to an air-conditioned grotto complete with a sushi bar, a kitchen, and a bathroom. Did we mention the heated spa encircled by waterfalls, equipped with surround sound and satellite video?
7. Robin Williams
The backend of the legendary funnyman’s Napa winery touts a splendid infinity pool, a gorgeous deck crafted from antique European stone, and a multitiered sculpture garden.
8. Sharon Stone
The Basic Instinct star’s Mediterranean-style estate boasts a curvaceous, gleaming azure sweetened by a dolphin fountain and a circular whirlpool.
9. Hulk Hogan
The pro-wrestler’s former pool—located in Belleair, along Florida’s Intracoastal Waterway—appears to be a giant, luxuriant pond enveloped by organic stone tiles and shaded by lush, wild-growing trees.
10. Celine Dion
The songstress’ gorgeous mansion on Jupiter Island, FL is a Bahamian-inspired estate that has not one… not two… but three phenomenal pools, including one at its rear, situated right by the ocean.