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Crown Pools

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Public swimming times

There is no need to book for casual swimming. To find out when public swimming is available choose from the links below or call our recorded daily timetable on 01473 433655.

Competition pool public swimming

Leisure pool public swimming

Teaching pool public swimming

Sometimes special events, such as galas are held at the pool which can affect our normal timetable and result in one or more of the pools closing for some or part of the day. The sauna/steam room also closes in the event of galas. These changes will be shown on the above links when special events occur.

Pay per visit prices and swimming memberships

If you want to swim regularly, more than once a week for example, our monthly memberships offer the best value for money. You can also pay per visit.

Other features at Crown Pools:-

Swimming lessons
Aqua fitness classes
Profiles gym including opening times
3 pools-competition, teaching and leisure pool
Wave macine every 20 minutes
Inflatable slide (programmed)
Freddy the Frog slide
Mushroom fountain shower
Stauna/steam room
Spectator seating
Vending with range of drinks and snacks
Creche
Children's parties

Admissions policy

Children under the age of 8 years must be supervised by a responsible adult over the age of 16. One adult can only supervise two under 8's at any one time. The adult must accompany the child/children in the water at all times.

We recommend that non-swimmers over 8 years old are also supervised.

There is no minimum age at which you can bring babies into the water, although we do recommend they have had their first immunisation injections.

Sauna/steam room opening times

Weekdays

  • 08:00-21:00

Weekends

  • 08:00-17:00

Parking at Crown Pools

There are two conveniently located car parks either side of the facility.

William Street car park, and Crown surface car park. Find out more about tariffs and locations.

Disabled facilities and Optua Big Splash sessions

Facilities at Crown Pools for people with disabilities are listed on the Disability Sport page. You can also find out more about the Big Splash sessions organised by disability charity Optua.

Contact us

Tel: 01473 433655
Fax: 01473 433649
crown.pools@ipswich.gov.uk

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