8 Spectacular Heated Pools In Delhi To Take A Leisurely Dip Into This Winter
Frigid, windy days, cold hands and lots and lots of layers - we know that’s what winters are all about. But how about we tell you that you could leave all your freezing woes behind, step into an enormous, toasty pool and simply wallow in the warmth? Here’s a list of the best heated indoor pools for you to splash away in during these cold winter days!
1. Delhi Gymkhana Club
Quaintly called ‘The Lady Wellington Swimming Bath’, Gymkhana’s substantial, completely covered indoor pool is touted to be the first-of-its-kind pool in Delhi! Fully central-heated and solar-powered, you can happily laze around or complete your daily laps in luxury. Added plus - Delhi Gymkhana’s known for their amazing snacks, so you know what to do about those after-swim hunger pangs!
P.S. - It’s a member’s only club and that’s why the swimming pools are only accessible to the people who’ve taken a membership here!
Where | Delhi Gymkhana Club - 2, Safdarjung Road
Timings | 7:30 AM - 2:30 PM & 4:30 - 9 PM
Browse Through Their Website | https://delhigymkhana.org.in/
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/delhigymkhanaclub/
2. The Leela Ambience Gurugram Hotel & Residences
A gigantic, glistening, turquoise-hued outdoor pool overlooking the lush green gardens of Rajokri Greens. Does that sound like something you’d like to unwind to after a long day at work? You bet! A pristine, temperature-controlled controlled heated pool is just what The Leela has to offer. Sign up and you can also indulge in some Greek-inspired delicacies at their famed Skydeck Lounge!
Where | The Leela Ambience Gurugram Hotel & Residences - Ambience Island, NH 8, Gurgaon
Timings | 6 AM - 11 PM
Fee | Rs 2,000 (Per Day) & Rs 15, 000 (Per Month)
Call Them | +91 124 4771 234
Browse Through Their Website | https://www.theleela.com/en_us/hotels-in-gurugram/
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/The-Leela-Ambience
3. Crowne Plaza
Crowne Plaza’s got an outdoor, perfectly heated and temperature-controlled infinity pool - now that’s what we’re talking about! Decadently blissful, happily warm and with just the sky stretching out before you, their infinity pool is seriously the best workout you’re going to get. Go check it out and get your workout in - the splashy way!
Where | Crowne Plaza - Sector 29, Opposite Signature Tower, Gurgaon
Timings | 6 AM - 11 PM
Fee | Rs 1,500 (Per Day) & 13,000 (Per Month)
Call Them | +91 124 4534 000
Browse Through Their Website | https://www.ihg.com/crowneplaza/hotels/gb/en/
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/Crowne.Plaza.AMEA/
4. Siri Fort Sports Complex
Perhaps the best-known of them all, Siri Fort has always been a haven for all you fitness freaks. With a well-maintained, heated Olympic-sized gigantic pool, the complex happily features on our list of the best heated pools in Delhi. One catch - you have to become a temporary member of the complex to earn their golden swimming pass. Once you cross that hurdle, there’s only a minimal monthly charge and you’re all set!
Where | Siri Fort Sports Complex - August Kranti Marg, Asiad Village
Timings | 6 AM - 12 PM & 3 - 9 PM
Fee | Rs 3,000 (Per Month)
Call Them | +91 11 2649 6657
Browse Through Their Website | http://dda.org.in/sports/sirifort_Sports_complex.htm
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/ShriFortSportsComplexConfessions/
5. The Lodhi
The swankiest 5-star hotel around, The Lodhi is one of our favourite destinations when we simply want to splurge. They’ve got the most comprehensive range of fitness programs and services, including world-class pilates, all-weather tennis courts, air-conditioned squash courts, yoga lesson and get this - a 50-metre long cosily heated lap pool - ah, we’re starry-eyed! These services are reserved for the guests at the hotel, so book a staycation here and have a wonderful time.
6. SPM Swimming Pool Complex
Picture Credits: Divya Prasher
Talkatora’s got not one but three Olympic-sized swimming pools, all super immaculate, well-maintained, temperature-controlled and open throughout the year. They’ve also got super-cool diving facilities. Pretty much all you needed to shed that winter weight, you must check this one out!
Where | SPM Swimming Pool Complex - Mother Teresa Cres, Talkatora Garden, President's Estate
Timings | 6 AM - 12 PM & 4 - 9 PM
Fee | Rs 3,000 (Per Month)
7. The Lalit New Delhi
The Lalit New Delhi needs no introduction and their relaxing outdoor swimming pool doesn’t just give you an amazing view of the city but you can also swim here in the chilly winters - how cool is that?! The fab pool is accessible to all the guests in the hotel and coming to the best bit - there is temperature controlled system here that lets you swim in all weathers. So sit around the comfy lounge chairs, enjoy the underwater music or hog away at the cool cafe here!
Where | The Lalit New Delhi - Barakhamba Avenue, CP
Timings | 7 AM - 10 PM
Call Them | +91 11 4444 7777
Browse Through Their Website | https://www.thelalit.com/the-lalit-delhi/relax-and-unwind/
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/TheLalitNewDelhi/
Don’t want to end up gaining weight this winter? Well, swimming is the ultimate way to shed those extra kilos and the lovelies at Fitso will help you with that. These guys have centres at several places in the city and you can learn how to swim or just polish your skills here in their awesome temperature controlled swimming pools!
Where | Fitso - Gurgaon, Noida, Faridabad & Pancheel Park
Timings | 5 - 7 AM & 4 - 10 PM
Fee | Rs 400 (Per Day) & Rs 7,000 Onwards (For 3 Months)
Call Them | +91 6391 010 342
Browse Through Their Website | https://www.getfitso.com/
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/fitsonetwork/
So now that we've just taken away all your excuses for not going swimming in the winters, which one are going to go drop by at?