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Pontefract Swimming Pool

Stuart Road, Pontefract WF8 4PQ, England
+44 1977 722755
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Ok for a swim but needs a renovation

Facility pretty old.In the changing room i was waiting that Freddy comes up somewhere like in... read more

Reviewed January 26, 2017
via mobile
Pontefract Swimming Pool

This is a normal basic 25m swimming pool with changing rooms (that could do with refurbishing... read more

Reviewed August 28, 2016
Edward K
Castleford, United Kingdom
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Jan 26, 2017
“Ok for a swim but needs a renovation”
Aug 28, 2016
“Pontefract Swimming Pool”
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Hours Today: 7:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Stuart Road, Pontefract WF8 4PQ, England
+44 1977 722755
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Reviewed January 26, 2017 via mobile

Facility pretty old.In the changing room i was waiting that Freddy comes up somewhere like in Nightmer.Anyway water has right temperature and staff are ok. Council should just invest some money and take care about this swimmingpool that could be important for the all community

Thank Katta04
Reviewed August 28, 2016

This is a normal basic 25m swimming pool with changing rooms (that could do with refurbishing). Overall a good swimming pool.

Thank Edward K
Reviewed August 5, 2015 via mobile

Lived in pontefract most of my life and in 29 years swimming pool hasn't changed.The changing rooms stink of urine, main factor is their staff, I asked for a float for my disabled son and the lifeguard looked at me and walked on as if...More

8  Thank Smignsian
Reviewed February 7, 2015

Pontefract swimming baths is ok the place itself looks super run down when you go to the changing rooms. The lockers are shared by both men and women which some people may be uncomfortable with standing there half naked in front of each other but...More

1  Thank Amy E
Reviewed December 16, 2014

The changing rooms and showers are disgusting. The floors are always dirty and need regular cleaning, there is always a strong smell. No decent café just vending machines. They could make it a really nice place to go if some effort was put in.

5  Thank Polkadot26
Reviewed December 3, 2014

The pool itself is ok but there is no shallow end for toddlers to be able to stand up in which is a problem when trying to learn them to swim without use of armbands

Thank Lynn W
Reviewed July 4, 2014

I use the pool regular mainly for the length swimming as some of the classes are too busy (zumba in particular as it is so popular). Water in the showers can be tempremental and a few times I have had to shower at home as...More

1  Thank taz15485
Reviewed May 17, 2014

This is a great swimming pool that have fun sessions, fitness classes, pool parties and more. The changing rooms are quite big, the pool is never freezing cold, andit is great for families. It is a short visit: about 1 hour.

1  Thank Edward K
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