ACM/YMCA Centro - Republica

Sao Paulo, SP, BRAZIL

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Facility Overview

Facility Name
ACM/YMCA Centro - Republica
Rue Nestor Petana, 147, Centro
Sao Paulo, SP 01303-010
(011) 3138-3000

Adult Admission Price & Policy

BRL 26.90 + one-time medical exam charge of BRL 60.00. (See instructions below) [January, 2014]
If the adult, single-visit admission price to swim here has changed and you know the new price, please click on the Edit button and tell us so the listing can be updated.
YMCA: Call.

Full-Size, Year-Round Pools & Boards

Pool 1
25m x 15m, 6 lanes, chlorine sanitized, indoors, 29°C (84ºF)



Teams That Use This Facility

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

Facility Notes

How to purchase a pass:
Go to and select the YMCA at Republica to purchase a ticket. There, create an account, put in a credit card number, and buy the pass, which is then emailed to you. With pass in hand, go to the YMCA with $R60 for a basic medical exam, after which you will get a pass that allows you to swim.
It's a lot of hoops to jump through, but once you know what to do it's pretty quick and can be done in a short period of time. Barring jumping through the bureaucratic hoops for a SESC membership, this is the best option to swim if you're in Sao Paulo for less than a month. There are great pools in SP, they just don't cater to visitors or guests like most of the rest of the world.

Facility Reviews

The pool and facility is nice and kept clean. There are six lanes, but classes keep knocking out three or four of them throughout the day so make sure to check the pool schedule. Bring a small lock for the lockers, and flip flops encouraged. There is a nice cafeteria outside the men's locker room, and a well stocked commissary so you can buy locks, shampoo, whatever you need. [January, 2014]