Courtesy: The Margi

Want to keep your cool on your summer visit to Athens? We’ve rounded up some of our favourite hotel pools that are sure to make a big splash.

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Hilltop chilling.

Courtesy: St George Lycabettus

St George Lycabettus €€€

Designer views in fashionable Kolonaki

Hilton Athens €€€

A 1960s landmark that never goes out of style

Swim under the shadow of an Athenian architectural landmark.

Photo: Manos Chatzikonstantis

Watch the sun set into the city's horizon at this rooftop pool.

Courtesy: Grand Hyatt Athens

Grand Hyatt Athens €€€

A sexy, see-through rooftop pool

The Margi €€€

An Athens Riviera style icon

Who needs the beach when you can lounge here?

Courtesy: The Margi

Luxury meets more luxury at the seaside Four Seasons.

Courtesy: Four Seasons Astir Palace

Four Seasons Astir Palace Athens €€€

All-star luxury on a private peninsula

Intercontinental Athenaeum €€

An all-rounder with a relaxing pool deck

Float above the city at this pool, only a few minutes from the city centre.

Courtesy: Intercontinental Athenaeum

Salt or fresh water? (Choose both.)

Courtesy: Divani Apollo Beach

Divani Apollon Palace & Thalasso €€

An aquatic paradise on a scenic seaside promenade

President €€

A well-priced family favourite

360-degree sunsets are what you get at this rooftop pool.

Courtesy: President

Float atop colourful mosaics in this designer pool.

Courtesy: Semiramis

Semiramis €€

A trippy design hotel for the young at heart

Acropolis Hill €

Affordable and under-the-radar, right by the Parthenon

It may be small, but location is what's most important here.

Photo: Manos Chatzikonstantis