Piscina Municipal de Goichechea

San Jose, San Jose Province, COSTA RICA

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Facility Overview

Facility Name
Piscina Municipal de Goichechea
Address
Calle 4 , Union Jardin, Guadalupe
San Jose, San Jose Province
COSTA RICA
Telephone
2253-5406 or 2281-2428

Adult Admission Price & Policy

Drop-in/Casual
CRC 1,500. [June, 2014]
SC(60) CRC 700. [August, 2016]
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Full-Size, Year-Round Pools & Boards

Pool 1
25m, 10 lanes, indoors , indoors , 26º - 28°C (79º - 82°F) [See "Notes", below.]

Location

Location
Seventy five meters south of the intersection of Avenida 4 and Calle 4
GPS
9.943664,-84.05394

Teams That Use This Facility

Youth Swim
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Facility Notes

According to the local swimmer who provided the information for this listing, this is the only public, indoor, temperature controlled pool in Costa Rica.
Another swimmer disputes the "temperature controlled" part of that descripton, advising that the temperature fluctuates between 72ºF (22ºC) and 78ºF (26ºC), depending on the season and when it has most recently been filled.

Facility Reviews

A fast pool and very well maintained. It was the venue of the National Games in 2000.
It is a very nice and clean indoor facility with a clean changing area. I have never seen it crowded and enjoy peaceful weekly swims. There are classes available. The hours of operation are a bit odd: Mon. - Fri. 6 A.M. - 2 P.M. and 7 - 8 P.M.;Sat. & Sun. 8 A.M. - 3P.M.