NYC isn’t generally known for its ravishing swimming pools. But tucked away inside the concrete jungle are hidden aquatic gems: chic hotel swimming pools. Many first-class NYC hotels have impressive spas, equipped with gorgeous, intricately designed pools. In Miami, Los Angeles, and other warm climate destinations, hotel pools are highly utilized. Unfortunately, due to hectic travel schedules, many hotel guests in New York don’t get to relax and fully appreciate the aquatic amenities. Here are some of the most serene and exclusive hotel pools in Manhattan.

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