Hyogo Prefectural Cultural Gymnasium Pool | 兵庫県立文化体育館プール

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Updated April 14, 2020.

Facility Overview

Facility Name
Hyogo Prefectural Cultural Gymnasium Pool | 兵庫県立文化体育館プール
1-1 Hasuikechō, Nagata-ku
Kobe, Hyogo Prefecture 653-0837
(078) 631-1701

Adult Admission Price & Policy

¥510. [October, 2014]
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Full-Size, Year-Round Pools & Boards

Pool 1
25m, 7 lanes, 1.2m - 1.3m depth, indoors, 30ºC (86ºF)


Close to the Nishidai railway station (nearly across the street) and the Nagata subway station (a five minute walk).
Hyogo Prefecture
34.663440, 135.143771

Teams That Use This Facility

We have no web links or contact information for teams that train at this facility.

Facility Notes

The facility is closed on the first Monday of the month, unless it is a holiday, in which case it is closed on the following Tuesday.
It is also closed for the three days before and two days after New Years' Day.

Facility Reviews

As with most Japanese swimming pools, this is a clean and welcoming facility. Staff is very friendly, but does not speak English. You have to buy a ticket at the vending machine in the entrance (if you need help, ask for Oyogu [swimming]), and give your ticket to a staff member before you start swimming. When I was there on a Tuesday at 11AM, only two lanes were available for lap swimming. One part of the pool was for water walking (a popular activity in Japanese pools), and several lanes were occupied by a swim club. Serious swimming was difficult, as the two lanes were slightly crowded, and the water temperature was - as is almost always the case in Japan - very warm. [October, 2014]