This World-Record Breaking Pool Is Everything You Dreamed Of As A Kid

As a kid, did you ever dream about sailing in a pool, or riding on a float big enough to fit all of your friends? Welcome to the San Alfonso del Mar, a private resort in Algarrobo, Chile that boasts the world’s most massive swimming pool. I think you'll like it here...

People literally venture to this hotel for the pool...which is 0.6 miles long and covers a total of 20 acres.

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The deep end? Oh, you know. 135 feet. (No, you cannot stand. Not even on your tip-toes.)

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The pool's filtration system filters 66,000,000 gallons of seawater from the Pacific Ocean into the pool at any given moment.

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The view at night is worth every penny. It's almost other-worldly.

And this might just be the selling point: you can chill out and float with your friends on a massive lily pad.

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Another jaw-dropper of a photograph. This would make for some pretty insane games of Marco Polo.

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But the pool is roughly 16 degrees warmer than the ocean, so that's not so likely.

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Here's an epic video of this Guiness Book World Record holder. Please pardon the cheezy music and enjoy the view.

So who wants to buy me a ticket to Chile? 

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