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Waterside Swimming Pool

Closed Now: 08:30 - 17:30
Open today: 08:30 - 17:30
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Very good trip. Happy people

Thoroughly enjoyed my stay although I cannot swim. Just sat on the side and watch others have fun... read more

Reviewed 5 March 2018
Tristan B
Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
Group session

Group activity session with different areas - inflatable obstacle course; water polo area... read more

Reviewed 8 June 2017
Ian S
Grays Thurrock, United Kingdom
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“classes”(4 reviews)
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Reviewed 11 July 2018

I am so lucky to have this pool on my doorstep! Its a full size heated pool with a range of classes and activities to suit everyone. Can't swim? Book lessons! Local resident? Its just £2 for you at certain times! The retractable roof is...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank Gwendolina10
Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

Lovely place to swim with good sauna with retractable roof allowing the sun to shine through. Not expensive

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

Thoroughly enjoyed my stay although I cannot swim. Just sat on the side and watch others have fun. Definitely would go again.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Tristan B
Reviewed 8 August 2017

A pool where the roof retracts on a sunny day! What more could you want? They taught our children to swim there. Love this place.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank awhittall
Reviewed 8 June 2017

Group activity session with different areas - inflatable obstacle course; water polo area etc. Staff were great and helpful. Great views and an opening roof! Changing facilities etc, were good.

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank Ian S
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

First visit to this local attraction and was sadly dissapointed at the staffs customer services skills and being told i could only swim in a certain spot probably equivalant to a 1/6th of the entire pool will not go again

Date of experience: May 2017
3  Thank Rambler012
Reviewed 11 May 2017

After being so close to being closed , these guys took the bull by the horns and took over this council amenity , and its now its fantastically fun swimming pool for all the family with the advantage of having a retractable roof which opens...More

Date of experience: May 2017
2  Thank WHIPPIT_11
Reviewed 2 January 2017

Threatened with closure the volunteers have done a fabulous job Open sky evenings in summer,used by lots of local schools

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank bowskilljane
Reviewed 19 August 2016

Open roof during summer (and the midnight special swims), Fantastic staff, and management, great community atmosphere, clean water, warm showers. Everything you could possibly want. Yes, it's very cheap as well.

Date of experience: August 2016
2  Thank Merry129
Reviewed 11 May 2016 via mobile

Pool wasn't as clean as other pools I have been in, but I didn't really mind. Had a good hour Lane swimming on the saturday with my other half. Just before they had all the floats in for the fun session which was quite packed...More

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank chelseaw901
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28 October 2015|
Response from Michael M | Reviewed this property |
Opening times and all the info you need is on the web site. Enjoy!