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Colchester Leisure World
Colchester, England, UNITED KINGDOM

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The Basics
Facility Name Colchester Leisure World
Web Address http://www.colchesterleisureworld.co.uk/aboutcolchester

Street Address Cowdray Avenue , Colchester , England , UNITED KINGDOM (Postal Code: CO1 1YH)

Telephone (01206) 282000

Email enquiries@colchesterleisureworld.co.uk

Admission
Visitors (adult) £4.10. [October, 2013]
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Pools and Boards at Facility
EquipmentDescription 
Pool 125m x 12.5m, 6 lanes, indoors, 27º - 28°C (81º - 82°F)


Locator
Location On the south side of Cowdray Avenue, next to MacDonalds and the bowling alley.

Historical County (More Information) Essex

Latitude, Longitude 51.897036, 0.905538

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Teams that Use Facility
TypeTeam NameContact 
Youth SwimmingThe Colchester Swimming ClubClick on the Team Name to view its website.
Notes
This was originally a 33m pool, but they've put in a boom to separate the diving area from the lane swimming area. There is also a smaller, warmer teaching pool and a leisure pool at this location.
The facility has a fitness pool, described above, a leisure pool, and a teaching pool. The price shown above is for the fitness and teaching pools; the admission price for the leisure pool is different (higher).
Facility Reviews
This is the best of the pools in North Essex. Good timetables for adult swimming. Changing rooms were recently refurbished but not well done. Male changing room floor is often very dirty. The attendants often sign the sheet on the wall to say the cleaning has been done - without actually cleaning. Complaints resolve nothing!
The leisure part of the pool is excellent, with two flumes, one fast and one slow; two whirlpool hot tubs; small slides for the toddlers; a ‘cave’, wave pool, etc.
Source of Data
The information for this listing was provided by a regular user of the pool and was augmented with information provided by the facility's management.