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Venetian Pool

2701 De Soto Blvd, Coral Gables, FL 33134-4845
+1 305-460-5306
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The most glamorous municipal pool in the world. Must be 38" tall or 36 months old to enter. Admission prices $3-9.
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“coral rock” (23 reviews)
“spring fed” (11 reviews)
“sand area” (8 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
2701 De Soto Blvd, Coral Gables, FL 33134-4845
+1 305-460-5306
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1 - 10 of 402 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great place to spend the day. Beautiful swimming pool with caves and cataracts. Pool attendant are good and attentive. Lunch can improve quality.

Thank JPA1403
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

A beautiful historic landscape in a beautiful city that is poorly serviced at best and horribly mismanaged. The staff are the reason this review reflects a poor experience on what is such a special place. Specifically those employees affiliated yo the summer camp programs. The...More

Thank ERMCoralGables
Reviewed 9 August 2017

A huge Venetian style swimming pool made of coral. Worth visiting, swim, getting a tan or rent for a party.

4  Thank Heloisa M
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

This pool has been around for centuries it seems but every time I visit its like the first time. The natural lagoon like feeling is priceless.

1  Thank alex l
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

We went to Venetian pool and place looks amazing. Love the history behind it, only thing is you can't bring a child under 3 years old or under 38 inches. I understand the safety concern but if the child is with their parents it should...More

2  Thank Jared C
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Beautiful! Such an awesome place. Well worth the $20.00 they charge to get into the only pool on the National Registry. Bathrooms are clean, lockers availabale. Go early. Be aware pool is very deep on the adult side & edges are rough. Grotto is cool...More

1  Thank Stacie B
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

For the hot summer weather we visited Venetial pool and really felt refreshed afterwards... it was a bit full and we had to wait until some people cleared out before going in! But once we were in, it was definitely a cool experience!

Thank Yolanda C
Reviewed 4 July 2017

This site was recommended as an attraction and you had to get in early to get into the pool. The waterfalls and art work is impressive but you can see it before you pay your money. When we went it was crowded and the pool...More

2  Thank barbaraash19
Reviewed 29 June 2017

Haven't been in years since I no longer live in S.Florida. I grew up going to this pool, it is the best one I've ever been too. Beaches, cliffs, caves, picnic area and snack bar. Everything you need to have a great day at the...More

Thank Jewels417
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

Once the pool reaches capacity, it is closed. I appreciate the safety concerns for the guests. This is a beautiful pool built reminiscent of Venice with waterfalls and made to transport you away. It is beautifully landscaped and well supervised. The lines were long and...More

1  Thank Ausecl
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24 March 2017|
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Response from | Reviewed this property |
Right outside the pool's entrance there is parking and it is free.
Lauren W
12 December 2016|
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Response from | Reviewed this property |
They don't want you to because they sell food there but I have done it. Just take a large bag with sandwiches. I'm sure they will not ask you anything. Lol
19 September 2016|
Response from mikebown | Reviewed this property |
Definitely chlorinated but only very slightly. No red-eye or smell of chlorine to notice. lovely water to swim in in my opinion.