It is more than 1,000 yards long, covers 20 acres, has a 115-foot deep end, and holds 66 million gallons of water. The Guinness Book of Records has named the vast pool beside the sea in Chile as the biggest in the world. But if you fancy splashing out on one of your own -- and you have the space to accommodate it -- then beware: this one took five years to build, cost nearly 1 billion, and the annual maintenance bill will be 2 million.
Here are the world's largest swimming pool.
The globe to create the largest pool is located in Chile Crystel Lagoon Pool. (Biggest Swimming Pool In The World)
The pool is 3323 feet in length and is equal to the size of 20 Olympic swimming pools. This contains about 33 million gallons of pool water has been taken up to five years to complete along the way.
The man-made saltwater lagoon has been attracting huge crowds to the San Alfonso del Mar resort at Algarrobo, on Chile 's southern coast, since it opened last month.
Its turquoise waters are so crystal clear that you can see the bottom even in the deep end.-Donate
It dwarfs the world's second biggest pool, the Orthlieb -- nicknamed the Big Splash -- in Morocco , which is a mere 150 yards long and 100 yards wide. An Olympic size pool measures some 50 yards by 25 yards.-Swimming pool has been designed so as to ride boats and Lagoon Crystel designed to cost about 3.1 million dollars
Chile's monster pool uses a computer-controlled suction and filtration system to keep fresh seawater in permanent circulation, drawing it in from the ocean at one end and pumping it out at the other.-Software
The sun warms the water to 26c, nine degrees warmer than the adjoining sea.