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Afan Lido and Leisure Centre

Princess Margaret Way, Port Talbot SA12 6QW, Wales
+44 1639 871444
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Good equipment

Great gym. The only negative is the volume of the music played in the gym. Far too loud. People can... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
grahamedward
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Port Talbot, United Kingdom
via mobile
Rude staff

Called twice in row and on both occasions the pools wete closed. I'd checked online for opening... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Laurageary
,
Neath, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good22%
  • Average27%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
Travelers talk about
“baby pool” (2 reviews)
“great gym” (2 reviews)
“free swim” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
LOCATION
Princess Margaret Way, Port Talbot SA12 6QW, Wales
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+44 1639 871444
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great gym. The only negative is the volume of the music played in the gym. Far too loud. People can listen to their own choice of music with personal headphones... So why is it so loud sometimes?

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Called twice in row and on both occasions the pools wete closed. I'd checked online for opening times and there was no notice there, both times the rude girls on reception just responded with 'it's on facebook' and then smirked when I said I didn't...More

Thank Laurageary
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Reviewed March 27, 2018 via mobile

I swim here 3 times a week and have done so for many years including the original 50 metre pool. I must say they have finally got the pool right.You can swim here any time of day from 6-30 to late evening.There are two 25...More

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Reviewed December 23, 2017

Ideal for swimming. staff always helpful. great play area for kids. Lovely coffee shop. Choice of lane swimming in one pool and just suit yourself in 2nd pool, lovely baby pool. Lift in and out of water for disabled

Thank scowal25
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Reviewed October 2, 2017

I remember the first Lido this new one is just as good. I now take the grandchildren for lessons. Quality trainers the kids love it. Great changing rooms etc and even a jungle jim's for the little ones to keep occupied.

Thank Kerry D
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Reviewed August 17, 2017

Popped in for a quick visit with family and had a light lunch and drinks. Staff were very friendly and the food was extremely nice, would definitely recommend it for fodd or drinks.

Thank Caspar54
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Reviewed July 20, 2017

This opened relatively recently, after the Afan Lido Sports Centre was gutted by a blaze. This new Leisure and Exercise hub has three pools: a young children's/toddlers pool, a pool of variable-settings depth (normally set at 1.03 metres, but capable of at least 1.33 metres...More

1  Thank gary228
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Reviewed June 23, 2017

Was a member so that we could utilise the swimming pool & gym facilities. At 7am in the morning there would be a handful of people swimming. Was told that I could not use small swimming aids that attached to my feet. Yet others could...More

Thank PhilnDebs11
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Reviewed April 12, 2017

we thought we'd take advantage of the "free swim for the kids" which was restricted to the hours of 10 am - 12 pm. We found out at reception it saved us £1.90,but we were restricted to these times. We chose 11 am, paid at...More

1  Thank treborlew123
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Reviewed April 11, 2017

Good size swimming pool for those who like to swim with lanes marked out, lanes for fast swimmers seperate also good size pool for not so good swimmers there is also a separate childrens pool .seating area to watch children a childrens play area a...More

Thank christine_blethyn
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jamesrgreenhill
June 24, 2017|
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Response from Mark L | Reviewed this property |
Have a look at their website. All the prices are there.
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treborlew123
April 15, 2017|
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Response from Mark L | Reviewed this property |
The rules are on their website and staff inform you there.
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