Extreme Swimming Pools

The world's biggest pool contains 66 million gallons of seawater and covers 19.77 acres at Chile's San Alfonso del Mar resort

Looking to beat the heat this summer by installing your own swimming pool? We thought we would give you a taste of what you almost certainly can't have when designing your dream backyard aquatic paradise. Firstly, there's the world's largest pool with an area equivalent to an incredible 6,000 standard-size, 26 ft. long, domestic pools located at the San Alfonso del Mar resort in Chile. And, going to the other extreme, there's Belgium's amazing 100 ft. deep, 660,000-gallon (and heated!) Nemo33 dive pool.

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