Looking for somewhere to go for a dip to escape this heat? Have a look below for Vantastic's guide for the best outdoor pools in Vancouver:
Kitsilano Pool is Vancouver's only saltwater swimming pool and North America’s longest saltwater pool. The pool goes right alongside the beach and is near cafés, pubs, and the neighbourhood of Kitsilano to make it a Vancouver favourite, open May to mid-September.
Second Beach Pool is a heated, outdoor pool located beside Second Beach, and the majestic forest of Stanley Park and seawall. The pool is open from May to September. The pool has a sloped entry, gradual depths for families, and separated lanes for lap swimmers.
New Brighton Pool - New Brighton Pool is a heated, outdoor pool in Vancouver's Sunrise neighbourhood alongside the ocean and New Brighton Park. The pool is open from May to September with regular length swimming and a sloped, beach-style entry for young children.
Maple Grove Pool- Maple Grove Pool is a heated, outdoor shallow pool in Vancouver's Kerrisdale neighbourhood open May-September. The landscaped, summer water park is wheelchair-accessible and includes a mini island and café.
Hillcrest Pool- Hillcrest Aquatic Centre - located near Queen Elizabeth Park is open May-September and has both an indoor and outdoor pool. It is our largest aquatic facility and is part of Hillcrest Centre, a legacy of the 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games.
Shangri-La- This exclusive rooftop pool overlooking the city is usually reserved for Vancouver's elite who are staying at this exclusive hotel. But who says us normal folk can't get in on the fun? All you have to do to access this swanky rooftop pool is book a treatment at the hotel spa, Chi for all day access to the pool. Cheapest service is $65 for a manicure.