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Real Estate

Break Out the Speedos! See 10 Amazing Indoor Pools

comp:00004f40ba23:0000000598:712d 0 <p>When it comes to <a href="http://www.zillow.com/blog/2011-12-16/bowling-alley-yoga-studio-and-disco-over-the-top-home-amenities/">over-the-top real estate amenities</a>, having your own yoga studio, <a href="http://www.zillow.com/blog/2011-06-17/ex-seahawks-star-walter-jones-lists-bama-mansion-complete-with-football-field/">football field</a>, or <a href="http://www.zillow.com/blog/2011-12-08/real-estate-impossible-spy-homes-for-sale/">heliport </a> can earn you some pretty serious bragging rights among your friends. Mention &#8220;indoor swimming pool&#8221; and your friends will love you even more.</p> <p>Perhaps the image that springs to mind is a warm, enticing space where a deep blue body of water can satisfy the need to swim a few laps, or simply serves as a place to relax &#8212; without ever leaving your home.</p> <p>Found in <a href="http://www.zillow.com/">homes for sale</a> from $49 million all the way down to a few million, these magnificent pools in these magnificent homes offer a little of both: Great places for R&amp;R or getting in some cardio.</p> <p>But please, let&#8217;s not think about the water bill.</p> <p><strong>1. Park City, UT &#8211; $49,500,000 </strong>(below)<a href="http://www.zillow.com/homedetails/5000-Royal-St-Park-City-UT-84060/2136496120_zpid/"><br /> 5000 Royal St, Park City UT </a></p> <p>Tucked away in Utah&#8217;s ski haven of Upper Deer Valley on nearly 60 acres is the ultra-private <a href="http://www.zillow.com/blog/2012-02-10/house-of-the-week-huntsman-sr-s-utah-ski-mansion/">Huntsman estate</a> belonging to Jon Huntsman, Sr. (father of former Republican presidential nominee Jon Huntsman, Jr). The 20,000-square foot home, which is on the <a href="http://www.zillow.com/homes/for_sale/Park-City-UT/">Park City real estate market</a>, was built in 1989 out of reclaimed logs from the forest surrounding Yellowstone Park. It features 12 bedrooms, 16 bathrooms, a dining room that seats 20, not to mention a gym, library, 2-car garage and massive, lodge-like indoor pool.</p> <p><a href="http://www.zillow.com/homedetails/5000-Royal-St-Park-City-UT-84060/2136496120_zpid/"><img class="aligncenter size-full wp-image-73129" src="http://www.zillow.com/blog/files/2012/02/5000-Royal-St-Park-City-UT-2.jpg" alt="" width="490" height="367" /></a></p> <p style="text-align: left;"><strong>2. Greenwich, CT &#8211; $13,995,000 </strong>(below)<a href="http://www.zillow.com/homedetails/16-Hurlingham-Dr-Greenwich-CT-06831/57316037_zpid/"><br /> 16 Hurlingham Drive, Greenwich CT </a></p> <p>With <a href="http://www.zillow.com/local-info/CT-Greenwich-home-value/r_45565/">median home values in Greenwich</a> currently $1,134,500, it&#8217;s no surprise that this property on the <a href="http://www.zillow.com/homes/for_sale/Greenwich-CT/">Greenwich real estate market</a> is loaded with over-the-top homes similar to this one, which features a stone-rimmed indoor pool and spa. Set off by an informal gathering room, the spectacular 2-story glass-and-timber garden atrium creates a resort-like setting and captures the picturesque view of Converse Lake from its tiered terraces.</p> <p><em>[See <a href="http://www.zillow.com/blog/2012-02-10/where-the-stars-stash-their-statues-homes-of-academy-award-nominees/">Homes of Academy Award Nominees</a>] </em></p> <p><a href="http://www.zillow.com/homedetails/16-Hurlingham-Dr-Greenwich-CT-06831/57316037_zpid/"><img class="aligncenter size-full wp-image-73118" src="http://www.zillow.com/blog/files/2012/02/16-Hurlingham-Dr-Greenwich-CT.jpg" alt="" width="492" height="368" /></a></p> <p><strong>3. Telluride, CO &#8211; $19,900,000 </strong>(below) <strong></strong><a href="http://www.zillow.com/homedetails/113-Highlands-Way-Telluride-CO-81435/2128900167_zpid/"><br /> 113 Highlands Way, Telluride CO</a></p> <p style="text-align: left;">Boasting over 23,000 square feet of living space, this extraordinary and extra-large estate on the <a href="http://www.zillow.com/homes/for_sale/Telluride-CO/">Telluride real estate market</a> is in a league of its own. Not only does this 7-bedroom, 10.5-bath chalet have its own AMF bowling alley, 2-lane indoor commercial shooting range, golf fairway and putting green with bunker and a 7-person hot tub, but it also features a 75-foot indoor pool.</p> <p><a href="http://www.zillow.com/homedetails/113-Highlands-Way-Telluride-CO-81435/2128900167_zpid/"><img class="aligncenter size-full wp-image-73121" src="http://www.zillow.com/blog/files/2012/02/113-Highlands-Way-Telluride-CO.jpg" alt="" width="517" height="386" /></a><br /> <strong>4</strong>. <strong>Telluride, CO &#8211; $18,500,000</strong> (below)<a href="http://www.zillow.com/homedetails/111-Autumn-Ln-Telluride-CO-81435/2121762619_zpid/"><br /> 111 Autumn Ln, Telluride CO </a></p> <p>Here&#8217;s another Telluride estate, but this one is a contemporary situated on over an acre with prime ski-in/ski-out access. The brand-new lodge includes 6 bedrooms, 10.5 baths as well as a home theater, wine cellar, and ski locker room. The unique indoor pool wing features a hot tub, dry sauna, steam shower and mountain views through the walls that retract.</p> <p><em>[See <a href="http://www.zillow.com/blog/2012-02-07/find-homes-and-love-in-these-romantically-named-towns/">Homes in Romantically-Named Towns</a>]</em></p> <p><a href="http://www.zillow.com/homedetails/111-Autumn-Ln-Telluride-CO-81435/2121762619_zpid/"><em><img class="aligncenter size-full wp-image-73120" src="http://www.zillow.com/blog/files/2012/02/111-Autumn-Ln-Telluride-CO.jpg" alt="" width="531" height="397" /></em></a><br /> <strong>5. Mercer Island, WA &#8211; $15,500,000</strong> (below)<br /> <a href="http://www.zillow.com/homedetails/3051-84th-Ave-SE-Mercer-Island-WA-98040/48713549_zpid/">3051 84th Ave SE, Mercer Island WA</a></p> <p>This sprawling Northwest estate that is part of the <a href="http://www.zillow.com/homes/for_sale/Mercer-Island-WA/">Mercer Island real estate market</a> sits on over 5 acres and is surrounded with organic orchards, rare fruit and nut trees. It took 16 years to finish and, according to the home&#8217;s listing description, the pool area alone took five years to build. It features Japanese Shinzuka trusses and a copper exterior roof.</p> <p><strong><a href="http://www.zillow.com/homedetails/3051-84th-Ave-SE-Mercer-Island-WA-98040/48713549_zpid/?utm_medium=referral&amp;utm_source=twitterlink"><img class="aligncenter size-full wp-image-73128" src="http://www.zillow.com/blog/files/2012/02/3051-84th-Ave-SE-Mercer-Island-WA.jpg" alt="" width="518" height="389" /></a></strong><br /> <strong>6. New York, NY &#8211; $10,995,000 </strong>(below)<a href="http://www.zillow.com/homedetails/232-W-15th-St-New-York-NY-10011/2128320937_zpid/"><br /> 232 W 15th St, New York NY </a></p> <p>One of the most extraordinary <a href="http://www.zillow.com/local-info/NY-New-York/Chelsea/r_276254/">town homes in the Chelsea</a> neighborhood, this 5-floor private oasis features a rare and no longer permitted 26-foot long indoor swimming pool with a swing. And if that&#8217;s not enough, the home also has a sauna, hot tub, rooftop sun deck and a 16-foot-high solarium sanctuary.<br /> <a href="http://www.zillow.com/homedetails/232-W-15th-St-New-York-NY-10011/2128320937_zpid/"><img class="aligncenter size-full wp-image-73123" src="http://www.zillow.com/blog/files/2012/02/232-W-15th-St-NY-2.jpg" alt="" width="532" height="398" /></a><strong>7. Grants Pass, OR &#8211; $4,950,000</strong> (below)<a href="http://www.zillow.com/homedetails/429-Sierra-Lodge-Dr-Grants-Pass-OR-97527/84734811_zpid/"><br /> 429 Sierra Lodge Dr, Grants Pass OR</a></p> <p>The 14,586-square foot <a href="http://www.zillow.com/homes/for_sale/Grants-Pass-OR/">Grants Pass estate</a> includes a long list of luxury amenities but the indoor &#8220;cave&#8221; pool has to be the most notable. The attention to detail is hard to miss and puts the additional 100,000-gallon outdoor pool with slide, waterfall and spa to shame.<br /> <a href="http://www.zillow.com/homedetails/429-Sierra-Lodge-Dr-Grants-Pass-OR-97527/84734811_zpid/"><img class="aligncenter size-full wp-image-73125" src="http://www.zillow.com/blog/files/2012/02/429-Sierra-Lodge-Dr-Grants-Pass-OR.jpg" alt="" width="550" height="411" /></a><strong>8. Andover, MA &#8211; $6,500,000</strong><a href="http://www.zillow.com/homedetails/151-Haggetts-Pond-Rd-Andover-MA-01810/56037878_zpid/"><br /> 151 Haggetts Pond Rd, Andover MA</a> (below)</p> <p>If you&#8217;re wondering what $6.5 million gets you in <a href="http://www.zillow.com/homes/for_sale/MA/">Massachusetts real estate</a>, take a quick peek at this 20,000-square-foot family home. Despite the home&#8217;s custom cherry and mahogany built-ins throughout, this pad is as far from traditional as possible, boasting 9 bedrooms, 9.5 bathrooms, a full-size basketball court, bowling alley, theater, arcade, putting green and an indoor pool atrium equipped with a waterslide and a bar.<br /> <a href="http://www.zillow.com/homedetails/151-Haggetts-Pond-Rd-Andover-MA-01810/56037878_zpid/"><img class="aligncenter size-full wp-image-73122" src="http://www.zillow.com/blog/files/2012/02/151-Haggetts-Pond-Andover-MA.jpg" alt="" width="537" height="322" /></a></p> <p style="text-align: left;"><strong>9. Park City, UT &#8211; $6,595,000 </strong>(below)<strong></strong><a href="http://www.zillow.com/homedetails/1500-Red-Fox-Rd-Park-City-UT-84098/2121906050_zpid/"><br /> 1500 Red Fox Rd, Park City UT </a></p> <p style="text-align: left;">The listing description says it all: &#8220;Imagine every detail you would expect from the highest caliber home &#8211; those are all here plus more.&#8221; Inside the home&#8217;s nearly 16,000-square foot interior you&#8217;ll find some extremely unique features including a golf simulator, sports bar with 4 TVs, a pizza oven and heated porches. More importantly, the luxury ski chalet also boasts a stunning indoor pool overlooking 10 acres of mountainside vistas.</p> <p style="text-align: left;"><em>[See <a href="http://www.zillow.com/blog/2012-02-06/high-end-homes-appointed-with-high-end-tubs/">Homes with High-End Bath Tubs</a>]</em></p> <p style="text-align: center;"><a href="http://www.zillow.com/homedetails/1500-Red-Fox-Rd-Park-City-UT-84098/2121906050_zpid/"><img class="aligncenter size-full wp-image-73127" src="http://www.zillow.com/blog/files/2012/02/1500-Red-Rox-Rd-Park-City-UT.jpg" alt="" width="545" height="407" /></a></p> <p style="text-align: left;"><strong>10. Atlanta, GA &#8211; $3,900,000 </strong>(below)<a href="http://www.zillow.com/homedetails/7460-Wildercliff-Dr-NW-Atlanta-GA-30328/35939032_zpid/"><br /> 7460 Wildercliff Dr NW, Atlanta GA</a></p> <p style="text-align: left;">This contemporary <a href="http://www.zillow.com/homes/for_sale/Atlanta-GA/">Atlanta home for sale</a> takes the definition of luxury master suite to the next level. Though most master bedrooms may feature a swanky bathroom and walk-in closet, this custom estate has an exercise room and state of the art indoor lap pool as well.</p>
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