People interested in purchasing a property offering access to a swimming pool generally opt for those that come with indoor facilities which they can enjoy all year long regardless of the weather conditions. But even if maintaining an open-air pool might seem overly demanding considering that its use would be seasonal, it does have its fair share of benefits.
Firstly, it adds tremendous value to a property and tends to enhance the appearance of the garden. It can serve as the perfect centerpiece for an outdoor barbecue party, which friends and family will definitely appreciate. Lastly, swimming in cold rather than heated waters boosts the immune system, aids the functioning of the heart and lungs and improves body endurance.
With this in mind, check out five lovely Canadian properties for sale with awesome outdoor swimming pools:
#1 1288 Av. Des Canadiens-de-Montreal, Quebec, 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, $629,000
Kicking off our list is this fantastic piece of McGill University real estate, situated in the bustling downtown core of Montreal, where everything you might need is within easy reach. The generous 875-square-foot home has an exceptional layout, offering airy vibes and sun-drenched rooms. The unit comes with two good-sized bedrooms, two baths, a charming kitchen and a nice living area looking out onto the city skyline. An additional highlight is the full access to the building’s many amenities, which include an on-site fitness centre, fully-landscaped grounds, an outdoor barbecue area and a rooftop swimming pool.
#2 131 Masuda Terrace, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, $899,900
Next on our list is this 1,776-square-foot walk-out bungalow, part of the popular Willowgrove real estate market, at the eastern periphery of Saskatoon. The house is quite exceptional in its layout, offering 4 bedrooms, a generous office (which could be turned into a 5th bedroom), 3 baths and an attached 4-car garage. The neatly-kept interior, the modern furniture, the top quality appliances and the clever use of space impresses from the first moment one steps inside. But it’s the private back yard that is the true highlight of the property, with its large outdoor swimming pool and hot tub, topped off with barbecue facilities and an outdoor dining area.
#3 45 Hanley Crescent, White City, Saskatchewan, 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, $959,900
This gorgeous example of South Saskatchewan real estate is another show-stopper, part of the prestigious Stone Pointe Estates just steps away from the White Butte Trails. The 4-bedroom, 3-bath home offers a total of 1,670 square feet of living space in move-in ready condition, so all a new owner needs to do is bring their stuff and move right in. The two-level house has many extravagant features, including two inviting fireplaces, the high-end kitchen and the built-in sound system. The private lot is fully-fenced and landscaped, so the large outdoor swimming pool can be enjoyed without any disturbances.
#4 3434 Green Brook Road, Regina, Saskatchewan, 5 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, $1,949,900
Next up we have this exceptional custom-built home in the Greens on Gardiner real estate market, priced at nearly $2 million. The unique, contemporary home offers over 3,000 square feet of living space and is the ideal choice for large families with children. It offers a total of 5 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms, plus a fully-developed basement, a custom kitchen, an oversized living room and 2 attached garages. The outdoor living area complete with a 24’x12’ pool can easily be transformed into a private oasis by adding a few lush plants to provide additional intimacy.
#5 3105 16th Sideroad, King, Ontario, 5 bedrooms, 6 bathrooms, $5,500,000
Anyone interested in having a farm of their own should check out this rare example of King real estate, situated in the northern outskirts of the Greater Toronto Area. The $5.5 million dollar property not only comes with an 8,000-square-foot raised bungalow but also features 16.65 acres of private grounds. On the lot there are no fewer than 4,500 apple trees, which could be turned into a pick-your-own business to bring in some income. The listing also features a few outbuildings, including a multi-purpose building, a storage facility and a farm store. Lastly, the inviting outdoor pool and its lounge area are additional highlights to be enjoyed with friends and family as one looks out over one’s very own apple orchard.
Even though these properties have quite high price tags, they will provide many fantastic leisure opportunities over the years. If you had the money, but you could only choose one home from our list, which one would it be and why? Share your views with us in the comments section below and feel free to browse on for more amazing housing options in the Canadian real estate market!