This season's scorching heat calls us for a quick dip into the water, making us yearn for the pool or the beach. While some have booked a beach getaway or a staycation, some of our favorite celebrities need not look far—their homes also house swimming pools perfect for a quick dip, or for any gathering with family and friends.
Take a peek, and admire the design for each pool. Who knows, you might consider building your own swimming pool in the future.
1. You will feel like you are one with nature with the number of plants surrounding Angeline Quinto's swimming pool at her home. That fire tree is a definite attention-grabber for nature lovers!
2. Itching to go to a travel paradise? For Coco Martin, his home is a paradise by itself, with tropical-inspired cabanas surrounding the ginormous pools inside his spacious home in Quezon City.
3. Looking for a spectacular view as you dip in the pool? The swimming pool at Enrique Gil's summer home fits the bill, as it has a great view of the sea and mountains in Batangas.
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4. No space is too small for a pool to enjoy at home! No wonder why Vina Morales' newly-built home is a go-to hangout for family gatherings—she even made her poolside setup complete with cool furniture pieces.
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5. Jericho Rosales keeps the pool area at his home simple and straight to the point with all-weather wood beach chairs and tables, and a few plants. Add a nice sound system and good music, and this place is a perfect hangout spot for your friends.
6. Lush greenery surround the swimming pool at Xian Lim's home. With such a space, we'd imagine barbecue and grilling sessions here while others are in the pool—a fun and practical summer activity for everyone.
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Photographs from Instagram.com/mr.cocomartin, Instagram.com/vina_morales, Twitter.com/almasupermommy, and Shaira Luna (Jericho) Doc Marlon Pecjo (Xian), Harold Tapan (Angeline), for Starstudio Magazine