Sportcomplex Puyenbroeck

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Facility Overview

Facility Name
Sportcomplex Puyenbroeck
Puidonkdreef 1
Wachtebeke, East Flanders 9185
(09) 342 42 60

Adult Admission Price & Policy

€2.50; SC(65) €2.00. [September, 2018]
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Full-Size, Year-Round Pools & Boards

Pool 1
50m x 20.5m, 8 lanes OR 2 x 25m, 8 lanes, 0.9m - 2.2m depth , indoors , 27º - 28ºC (81º - 82ºF). Closed for renovations
Pool 2
50m x 20m, 8 lanes , indoor/outdoor , water temperature not reported.


An hourly bus (Nº 76) from Ghent passes through Lochristi and ends at the entrance to the pool. Its schedule can be found (in Flemish) at
East Flanders
51.15148, 3.89840

Teams That Use This Facility

Masters Swim
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Youth Swim
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Facility Notes

The centre has a hotel in the same building, with 56 beds in rooms with 2 or 3 beds per room. All rooms have separate bathroom with shower and toilet.
The indoor pool closed in March, 2018, for a renovation that is expected to be completed in October, 2019. During the renovations, the outdoor 50m pool will be open in summer and enclosed during the fall-winter-spring period, beginning in October, 2018.

Facility Reviews

There are usually only a few people in the indoor 50m pool, which has a good temperature for fast swimming. Most people stay in the separate indoor recreational swimming pool, with a water slide and rapids. The outdoor 50m pool can get quite crowded during warm summer days but is almost abandoned when the weather is not good. All pools are well maintained and facilities are very good. It's a pity that the pool is located a half hour drive from Ghent.