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Ideal Open Air Swimming Pool set in Stunning location...

This Swimming Pool is ideal! It's open air and clean and gives adults only a chance to swim during... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
via mobile
A sparkly delight nestled in the Dartmoor countryside

What more could you ask for .... Sparkling warm water (which comes from the river and has the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Winchester, United Kingdom
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Chagford Pool is a unique friendly 34 metre river fed pool, set on the banks of the Teign in lovely countryside just outside Chagford. We are open every afternoon, with additional opportunities for peaceful lengths swimming. Please look at our...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
| Rushford, Chagford, Dartmoor National Park TQ13 8DA, England
+44 1647 432929
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This Swimming Pool is ideal! It's open air and clean and gives adults only a chance to swim during the day...As well as family time!!! It's set in a stunning location in Chagford and the drive there is superb, Great place!!.... Areas available to sunbathe...More

Thank gemini0987
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What more could you ask for .... Sparkling warm water (which comes from the river and has the lowest chlorine levels I have ever experienced in a pool, plus they have heating now so its a balmy 24deg most day) Decking to lounge around on...More

1  Thank PAulsmcC
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Crystal clear pool, which I think used UV light to clean the pool rather than chlorine. So no chlorine smell. Heated to @24 degrees, it was warmer in the pool than out. Absolutely fabulous find, surrounded by beautiful Dartmoor hills. As 'untouristy' as you will...More

1  Thank Patti A
Reviewed 17 August 2017

I love an open air pool in the UK and this did not disappoint. It's clean, big, there are warm showers, parking, plenty of poolside seating and you can but hot drinks if needed! The backdrop is Dartmoor which means you get a great view...More

2  Thank Julie P
Reviewed 30 June 2017

We came here for my wife to have a leisurely swim on her birthday at a quiet time of day, and nothing could have been more perfect. Swimming along in beautifully clear water in a delightful setting, to the sound of birdsong and with the...More

Thank Simon T
Reviewed 16 April 2016

Wow - I swam on the last day before the pool closed for the winter, ready to open at the end of May with solar powered heating.That day it was VERY cold but am looking forward to swimming in the summer. Many thanks to all...More

Thank Susan M
Reviewed 6 April 2016

beautful clear water, friendly atmophere, tea and snack shop,stunning setting, great experience for both singles and families. very good lifeguards who keep it safe without being officious.

Thank cairnsvicki
Reviewed 28 March 2016

Chagford pool is a lovely pool, in the most beautiful Dartmoor surrounding! Friendly and always helpful life guards, a baby pool for the little ones, hot drinks and delicious flap jacks available on site. A Dartmoor experience not to be missed, and a perfect way...More

Thank Miriam B
Reviewed 7 September 2015

Chagford swimming pool is a truly delightful spot, a real little gem tucked away along a country lane. I've swum there on numerous occasions and it's always been a fabulous experience.

Thank Erica B B
Reviewed 2 September 2015

Chagford Pool is a beautiful outdoor river-fed swimming pool with basic but good enough facilities. It ranges from having a buzzing family atmosphere on sunny Saturdays, to tranquil silent swims in the evening light with swallows dipping in and out of the water as you...More

Thank ASuth79
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