Endless Pools® vs. Traditional Inground Pools

Endless Pools give you big-pool fun plus unique advantages

For family fun and entertaining, Endless Pools offer all the benefits of a traditional inground pool, PLUS so much more.

Lower costs, more versatility, eco-friendly design – that's what makes an Endless Pool the intelligent choice for year-round swimming, exercise, therapy, and family fun.

Compare:
Original Endless Pools to Inground Pools

Cost

Original Endless Pools

Affordable, indoors or out

Endless Pool models start at $28,400 with a swim current.

Just $9,900 for a WaterWell therapy pool (not for swimming).

Inground Pools

Thousands more than standard Endless Pools in most cases.

Indoor pools can cost hundreds of thousands of dollars, need large enclosures for year-round use.

Affordable, indoors or out

Endless Pool models start at $28,400 with a swim current.

Just $9,900 for a WaterWell therapy pool (not for swimming).

Thousands more than standard Endless Pools in most cases.

Indoor pools can cost hundreds of thousands of dollars, need large enclosures for year-round use.

Usage

Original Endless Pools

Year-round access. It's always summer with an Endless Pool!

Everything you'd do in a traditional in-ground pool – get fit, relax, cool off, play – plus swimming and at a lower cost!

Inground Pools

Only a few months a year in most climates.

Most require costly, time-consuming winterizing.

Year-round access. It's always summer with an Endless Pool!

Everything you'd do in a traditional in-ground pool – get fit, relax, cool off, play – plus swimming and at a lower cost!

Only a few months a year in most climates.

Most require costly, time-consuming winterizing.

Swim

Original Endless Pools

Smooth, even current – wider than your body, deeper than your stroke.

Swim as long as you want – no flip-turns!

Easily adjustable speeds.

Friendly to beginners, challenging to Olympians.

Inground Pools

Extremely difficult without an Olympic-size pool.

Most traditional in-ground pools only allow 4-5 strokes before each flip-turn.

Virtually impossible to get a satisfying workout.

Smooth, even current – wider than your body, deeper than your stroke.

Swim as long as you want – no flip-turns!

Easily adjustable speeds.

Friendly to beginners, challenging to Olympians.

Extremely difficult without an Olympic-size pool.

Most traditional in-ground pools only allow 4-5 strokes before each flip-turn.

Virtually impossible to get a satisfying workout.

Fun

Original Endless Pools

Perfect family fun all year long.

For boogie boarding, Marco Polo, or just splashing around, kids and grandkids love the adjustable current.

Inground Pools

During the warm months only, a traditional in-ground pool is a great place to cool off and spend quality family time together.

Perfect family fun all year long.

For boogie boarding, Marco Polo, or just splashing around, kids and grandkids love the adjustable current.

During the warm months only, a traditional in-ground pool is a great place to cool off and spend quality family time together.

Design

Original Endless Pools

Custom sizes and finish options to design the pool of your dreams.

Use any finish material – tile, marble, wood, etc. – to match your décor.

A range of different models to suit your lifestyle.

Inground Pools

Larger pools cost more to finish.

With a traditional in-ground pool, you’re limited to only those materials that your pool builder is comfortable with.

Custom sizes and finish options to design the pool of your dreams.

Use any finish material – tile, marble, wood, etc. – to match your décor.

A range of different models to suit your lifestyle.

Larger pools cost more to finish.

With a traditional in-ground pool, you’re limited to only those materials that your pool builder is comfortable with.

Space

Original Endless Pools

Requires a space as small as 9' x 14'.

Installs practically anywhere, even in existing rooms.

Allows much more room for patios or decks than traditional in-ground pools.

Inground Pools

Often takes up the entire yard.

Leaves little room for other recreational areas.

Requires a space as small as 9' x 14'.

Installs practically anywhere, even in existing rooms.

Allows much more room for patios or decks than traditional in-ground pools.

Often takes up the entire yard.

Leaves little room for other recreational areas.

Energy Efficiency

Original Endless Pools

Uses less space, water, and chemicals than traditional in-ground pools.

Lower energy bills from insulated pool walls and less water.

Super-efficient 120-watt pump.

Inground Pools

Expensive to operate due to the large amount of water involved.

Extending the season beyond a few months can require a large heater and high energy bills.

Uses less space, water, and chemicals than traditional in-ground pools.

Lower energy bills from insulated pool walls and less water.

Super-efficient 120-watt pump.

Expensive to operate due to the large amount of water involved.

Extending the season beyond a few months can require a large heater and high energy bills.

Installation

Original Endless Pools

Takes just a few days with two handy people in an existing space.

Affordable Factory-Trained Installers available.

Simple enough for DIY.

Inground Pools

Traditional in-ground pools require expensive excavation with industrial backhoes.

May take months.

Takes just a few days with two handy people in an existing space.

Affordable Factory-Trained Installers available.

Simple enough for DIY.

Traditional in-ground pools require expensive excavation with industrial backhoes.

May take months.

Maintenance

Original Endless Pools

Minimal chlorine.

Mineral purification system, kinder on your skin and eyes.

Solar cover included.

Inground Pools

Large amounts of harsh and expensive chemicals required.

Costly over the life of the pool.

Difficult to maintain consistent pH balance.

Minimal chlorine.

Mineral purification system, kinder on your skin and eyes.

Solar cover included.

Large amounts of harsh and expensive chemicals required.

Costly over the life of the pool.

Difficult to maintain consistent pH balance.

That choice is clear. Now, which Endless Pool is right for you?

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