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Sunday pool

We were there from 9am and because of the heat and may be because it was Sunday, the pool was... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2018
LuciaL809
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Oxford, United Kingdom
Worth a visit

Firstly parking is limited and it’s a very small long car park that I would definitely avoid! We... read more

Reviewed 6 July 2018
Betterxtogether
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Oxford, United Kingdom
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5 Aug 2018
“Sunday pool”
6 Jul 2018
“Worth a visit ”
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Reviewed 6 August 2018

We were there from 9am and because of the heat and may be because it was Sunday, the pool was already busy with not many spaces left on the grass. We enjoyed the pool quite a lot, the water was ice cold but after a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

15 min swim and then 45 min out on a 4 band rotation, so a 2 hr trip to the pool we had 2 15 mins slots, was not told when we paid and far to hot just to be sat in while waiting ....More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank mandyg862
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

Nice place to visit on a hot summer day. Limited to no parking near pool so park at the hotel on the main road and walk. Food is cheap enough for quality and location. Try go in early to get a good location. All in...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank T1036HCmichaelh
Reviewed 9 July 2018

On a very hot day you do expect the outdoor pool to be busy but they let in far too many people meaning they had to issue coloured bands, the children had to sit out for a long 45 minutes to wait for their 15...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

Firstly parking is limited and it’s a very small long car park that I would definitely avoid! We visited on a Friday lunchtime and Didn’t have to queue to get in. It was £6 something which is £2 more expensive than indoor swimming at the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

We visited today as we all needed a cool down! Booked last minute online and went for the afternoon session 2-8pm. Firstly - parking is a total nightmare! The satnav takes you down lake St - avoid this as it’s totally rammed and when u...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank catherinesO3499DI
Reviewed 30 May 2018

Lovely outdoor pool within walking distance of Oxford today centre. Water is warm, relaxing atmosphere. There is a cafe. The neighbouring park is lovely too.

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank voyageuse6024
Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

The waiting time to get in was horrendous and then once we did get in they told us about the ‘banding system’ they have going - which means you get 15mins in the pool and then have to get out and wait 45mins-1gour before you...More

Date of experience: May 2018
8  Thank sammieleigh83
Reviewed 16 April 2018

Im well aware of the situation at this pool in hot weather months-when its in most demand. There are enormous lines to get in estimated waiting time about 1 to 1.5 hours on a hot Sunday. Apparently even if you are 'a member'. The 'customers'can...More

Date of experience: August 2017
12  Thank lazenlondonuk
Reviewed 26 September 2017

Whether you are a lap swimmer or just want a splash around with the kids this is a beautiful outdoor pool, from my experience it always warm at 26-27c. Also there is a long season from early April to late September. Highly recommended, a real...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank nicko41
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