Kopališče Tivoli

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Facility Overview

Facility Name
Kopališče Tivoli
Address
Celovška Cesta 25
Ljubljana 1000
SLOVENIA
Telephone
(01) 430 66 68

Adult Admission Price & Policy

Drop-in/Casual
Weekdays €7.50. Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays €8.50. [May, 2017]
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Full-Size, Year-Round Pools & Boards

Pool 1
25m x 21m, 8 lanes , indoors , 27ºC (81ºF)

Location

GPS
46.057602, 14.497967

Teams That Use This Facility

Youth Swim
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Facility Notes

The pool is closed in summer. Summer swimming is possible at Plavalni Klub Ilirija, which is located about 200 metres to the southeast, HERE on Google Maps.

Facility Reviews

The pool is in the middle of Tivoli Park in a verdigris-coloured, copper-roofed building. If approaching by foot from the centre of Ljubljana, walk up the steps on the left side of Celovska cesta directly after having passed under the railway bridge. The pool building is across the car park. The pool entrance (which is small and not well signposted) is on the right side towards the back of the building.

When visiting for the first time, ask the receptionist to walk you through the process, particularly the use of the chipped wristband which will be issued to you (this controls use of lockers and exit from the facility).

A modern facility with long opening hours during the winter months (available from 6 AM on most weekdays). Laned for lap swimming. Reasonably busy on my visit (6:30 AM on a weekday) but good lane discipline.
[March, 2014]
I laughed to read about the chipped wristband in the first review. There has perhaps been some infrastructure decay since 2014, but no one explained it to me. Visually clear graphics encouraged me to use it to enter the pool. It served no other purpose, as the chip reader to exit the pool is broken, and I did what all the Slovenes did and just left it on the (unattended) desk.

Although, this is one of those cabana-style changing rooms, there are separate showers for males and females, permitting one wash 100% of one's body surface without exposing it to the view of another gender. No swim cap required.
[May, 2017]