Venetian Pool

Top 1% of attractions in Miami
8 / 10

10 expert reviews

“A limestone quarry that supplied building materials for the area's early homes forms the base of this whimsical municipal pool.”

– Michelin Guide

Fodor's Fodor's
"Sculpted from a rock quarry in 1923 and fed by artesian wells, this 820,000-gallon municipal pool had a major face-lift in 2010." Full review
Frommer's Frommer's
"Miami's most beautiful and unusual swimming pool, dating from 1924, is hidden behind pastel stucco walls and is honored with a listing in the National Register of Historic Places." Full review
Lonely Planet Lonely Planet
"Just imagine: it’s 1923, tons of rock have been quarried for one of the most beautiful neighborhoods in Miami, but now an ugly gash sits in the middle of the village." Full review
Travel + Leisure Travel + Leisure
"Not your average community swimming pool, this 1923 Coral Gables landmark is a spring-water oasis in the heart of the City Beautiful neighborhood." Full review
Not For Tourists Not For Tourists
"This natural pool boasts waterfalls, caves and shrinkage-inducing waters."
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