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Kitsilano Pool

2305 Cornwall Street, Vancouver, British Columbia V6K 1B6, Canada (Kitsilano)
604-731-0011
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Ranked #25 of 184 Attractions in Vancouver
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Water Parks
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vancouver
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95 reviews 95 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014 NEW

It may be big, but I don't like it for serious workouts. There are no lanes for swimming..just a big circle that everyone swims around like a school of tuna. Super annoying when it gets busy when slow fat old people get in my way. Also, one end narrows sharply cutting off people trying to turn. Bad design.

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Brno
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014 NEW

- longest pool I have ever swum, - accessible with public buses 2, 22, 32 - facilities could be cleaner - water cold (on the 29th of August) +-24 degrees - nice view

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wATERFORD CITY
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66 reviews 66 reviews
25 attraction reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

This has got to be one of the biggest outdoor swimming pools I have ever seen. It can hold up to one thousand people swimming and is a sea water pool .Can be very busy in the evenings .

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London, United Kingdom
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42 reviews 42 reviews
11 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

This is a heated extremely large outdoor pool. That's all that needs to be said entrance fee very reasonable with a good number of lockers. The pool can a get a little busy at times with swimmers and sunbathers however this should not spoil your visit.

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Dublin, Ireland
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54 reviews 54 reviews
13 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

Excellent pool for Kids, family and training,Lap swimming Cheap free deck chairs but not enough great location, beauitful surroundings

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Marburg, Germany
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29 reviews 29 reviews
14 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014 via mobile

The 134m salt water pool is allegedly heated to 25 degrees but it felt cooler, though once you start swimming laps its just fine. The areas are well organised, i.e.laps and kids area. The lockers in the change rooms are a quarter, which you get back. The floors are rather dirty as could be expected, so make sure you have... More

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quebec
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12 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

The kids really enjoyed the pool, very well located, nice views.. But be aware, the water is not very warm... Other then that, was very nice.

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London
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Great pool, absolutely huge which means even on a very busy summer's day, it didn't feel too crowded. Lots of space around the pool. Very cheap entry fee and you can return later the same day, as you can stamp your hand on exit. Clean changing facilities and lockers available.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

This is a 130m pool which is a long swim (12 lengths/mile) - we came with 2 kids under 2 who briefly enjoyed the shallows and toddler slide but quickly got cold. Although it's heated, it's really not warm enough with air chill for the little kids. Once the kids were warm and out, I went back to swim lengths... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

It was a warm Sunday afternoon in July. I had done some research of Kitsilano Park prior to my trip to Vancouver saving it for a day like today. The temperature was in the mid 80's and sunny. We had just finished a hike in Lynn Canyon so the conditions were right for visiting Kitsilano. The first thing you notice... More

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