Choosing between a small pool and a plunge pool is a matter of preference. Essentially, a small pool is...more of a traditional pool. They can be either inground or above ground. Plunge pools are a bit more upscale and is used for a refresher for the body. You will find plunge pools to be private and unassuming and uusually an accentuation of the design of the house. Plunge pool design can get fairly elaborate. Keep scrolling for design inspiraion...DESIGN INSPIRATION
Ensure that there is adequate access to your site for the pool contractor. This is very important as a little pre-planning will save you money in the long run. If possible, remove any pipework and ensure there's adequate power for the installers.
Get a soil test done to ensure the integrity of the site. Keep in mind that engineers use soil types to draft the appropriate plunge pool plans for your plunge pool.
Talk with your town or city's zoning commission to guage what you can and cannot do to your property.