We are currently closed.  We re-open for the summer (heated) season on the weekend of 6/7 April, date and time TBC

The best place to be on a sunny day (or any day)!

Opening times:

    • Check our timetable for details of early morning sessions, lane swimming and classes – or phone us on 01275 843 454
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    • On very warm days, especially weekends and Bank Holidays please see our Busy Day Policy
    • Whilst we generally maintain a swimming lane, this is at the manager’s discretion and cannot be guaranteed, particularly during very busy periods
    • We regret that we can not offer readmission

Travelling from Bristol?:

    • There is free parking at the Lake Grounds. Find the bus timetable here . How to find us? Click here
    • The nearest bustop to the Pool is the dental surgery in Nore Road.  Buses leave every 15 minutes from Bristol Bus Station and the journey takes about an hour.  Ask for the stop past the Windmill Inn.    We are approximately 15 minutes walk away and you can see the Pool on the sea front from the bus stop.

Bringing little ones?

    • You and they will love our heated toddler pool (if the pool is empty it can be filled on request). Please note that there is limited shade If you forget to bring any, you can buy a swim nappy and sun cream at the Tuck Shop.  Please see our policy on adult/child ratios.


Staying all day?

    • You are welcome to bring a picnic lunch and we have drinks, snacks, sweets and ice cream for sale at the Tuck Shop..  For sandwiches, cakes and Fair Trade coffee visit our community café Café Lido with stunning views of the Bristol Channel.

Admissions Policy

    • One carer accompanying a paying person with disabilities will be allowed free admission.  Portishead Pool Community Trust staff  have the right to ask for proof of disability.


Book the Pool for your private party:

    • Whether you want to book  the  pool for your function outside of public hours, see our rates here


Check out our listing on Day out with the KidsThings to do in Portishead

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