We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Book On TripAdvisor Bonus Book your hotel on TripAdvisor — then save 20% on things to do for your trip. Use code BOOKTOSAVE.

Richard Dunn Sports Centre

Sponsored by:
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
Get directions
Address: Rooley Ave, Bradford BD6 1EZ, England
Phone Number: 01274 307822
Website
Today
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Closed now
See all hours
Hours:
Mon 6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tue 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wed 6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thu 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri 6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Sat - Sun 8:00 am - 6:00 pm

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 38 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 7
    Excellent
  • 6
    Very good
  • 8
    Average
  • 9
    Poor
  • 8
    Terrible
A bit outdated

It's worth a visit before our council shuts it down a bit dirty and cold slides are fun plenty of showers great to take kids but not really ideal for swimming lengths

3 of 5 starsReviewed December 16, 2015
Jenny P
via mobile
Add Photo Write a Review

38 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
Showing 38: English reviews
Bradford, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016 via mobile

Slides are fun and life guards always making sure people are safe. Sometimes can be strict but overall fun thing to do!! At the weekend it's busy and family swim on Sunday, bring your family and have a blast

Helpful?
Thank Katybfd
Level Contributor
8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016 via mobile

Water is warm. Good fun for kids i love going my self. Changing rooms have an hairdryer and lockers they come in handy.

Helpful?
Thank shannon123SC
Amble, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
26 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2016

Went to the swimming pool with my two young kids, the changing rooms were cold , my 4 year old daughter couldn't stop shivering and when we got into the water she wouldn't leave go of me because it was so cold ! The slides were not open which must have been the main attraction when it opened but now... More 

Helpful?
Thank p0dger
Level Contributor
26 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2016 via mobile

Called by today with my teenage son for the slides. The changing rooms are absolutely minging. The patrons seemed to be predominantly Asian, but then it is Bradford. Surly teenage yobs, under little if any supervision, I reckon if I hadn't been there my son would have found it very intimidating. The stench of stale sweat in the cubicles in... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Andy C
Level Contributor
11 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2015 via mobile

It's worth a visit before our council shuts it down a bit dirty and cold slides are fun plenty of showers great to take kids but not really ideal for swimming lengths

Helpful?
1 Thank Jenny P
Bradford, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
14 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2015

kids love this place,so much to do from swimming to just watching ppl play tennis,really need to read up on everything they do so you dont miss out,theres even a bar that you can hire for functions which is a good size

Helpful?
Thank smellykay696969
Huddersfield
Level Contributor
98 reviews
46 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2015

Went on a Saturday morning to see the Granddaughter doing Judo, parked no problem and it's free. They were only just putting up the signs to show the way to the event and as most people were there already should have done that a lot sooner particularly for people who had not been before. No charge for spectators but the... More 

Helpful?
Thank Ian R
Level Contributor
35 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2015 via mobile

Not sure where to start ! I'm disabled and traveled with my daughter to attend a sporting event. We tried to park in a disabled bay as car was full. I have a blue badge but was told by staff we could not park in the disabled bays (few empty) as staff were parking there as very busy. I agree... More 

Helpful?
Thank Tina W
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015 via mobile

Both myself and my partner had been to Richard Dunn Sports Centre as children, and were very much excited to go again as a couple. However, upon arrival, we quickly realised that the parking facilities were too small for the centre itself, and we ended up having to park in a nearby car park for a small fee. There was... More 

Helpful?
6 Thank Ash660
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015 via mobile

I had a 8month old baby there is no where to sit your baby while you get dressed / into swimwear & the changing rooms are freezing so your baby is purple 😮 I had to change my baby on a bench with a blanket onit & get changed under my towel not happy at all won't go again 😡

Helpful?
1 Thank Mummyjayde

Travelers who viewed Richard Dunn Sports Centre also viewed

Bradford, West Yorkshire
Bradford, West Yorkshire
 

Been to Richard Dunn Sports Centre? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Richard Dunn Sports Centre and other visitors
1 question
Ask a question
Questions? Get answers from Richard Dunn Sports Centre staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Will you pick up and drop off at my hotel?
  • I have a family of 7. Can your tour accommodate all of us together?
  • How should I dress for this tour?