Aberdeen Sports Village Aquatics Centre

Aberdeen, Scotland, UNITED KINGDOM

Important Notice Please Read - CLICK HERE

Swimmers Guide is not connected with any of the more than 20,000+ facilities listed on this site in any way. We cannot tell you the pools’ opening and closing times; we cannot tell you about the availability and cost of swimming lessons; we cannot help you find your children’s lost goggles or bathing suits.

We can and do try to give you reliable information about the pools, their locations, their access policies, and their single-visit or casual swimming prices. Where possible, we include email addresses and hypertext links to the pools’ own official websites, and links to the websites of the clubs and teams that swim there. Look to those resources within each listing for more detailed information.

The data in each listing is under continual review and is revised whenever the site’s editors become aware of a change but, with more than 20,000 listings, a complete, periodic review of every listing takes about three years to complete; in many places, prices will change two or three times before we have a chance to check the pool’s official website again.

For that reason, we ask for your help: If any of the information in the listing is incorrect, out of date, or could be improved, please tell us. There is an "Edit" button on just about every line of every listing, click on the edit button to tell us what needs to be changed. Please consider checking the listings of the pools you regularly use at home or when traveling, as your knowledge may be helpful to someone else who is unfamiliar with your area and visiting for the first time.

To our English users: For reasons described in the FAQ, county names shown the listings in England are the cities' and towns' historic counties, not necessarily the counties they are assigned to now.

Facility Overview

Facility Name
Aberdeen Sports Village Aquatics Centre
Address
Regent Walk
Aberdeen, Scotland AB24 1SX
UNITED KINGDOM
Telephone
(01224) 438 900

Adult Admission Price & Policy

Drop-in/Casual
£5.70, concessions £2.90. [November, 2017]
Note: Admission policies and prices shown in Swimmers Guide listings are believed to be correct as of the date(s) shown in brackets. If not correct now, please click on the "Edit" button so this listing can be fixed and the information brought current. This site works best when its users take an active role in the maintenance of the data.

Full-Size, Year-Round Pools & Boards

Pool 1
50m, 10 lanes, divisible with a boom or bulkhead, 1.1m - 2m adjustable depth , indoors , 28ºC (82ºF)
Pool 2
25m x 16.5m, 6 lane diving pool, 0m - 5m adjustable depth , indoors , 29ºC (84ºF)
Diving
Three 1m diving boards, two 3m diving boards, 3m, 5m, 7.5m, and 10m diving platforms.

Location

County/Region
Aberdeenshire
GPS
57.164059, -2.094128

Teams That Use This Facility

Masters Swim
Click on the Team Name to view its website.
Youth Swim
Click on the Team Name to view its website.

Facility Notes

The facility opened in May, 2014, and replaced the old 20m x 10m King's Pavilion Pool, which has been closed.
When the 50m pool is set up for long course swimming, the depth is usually set at 2m, throughout; when set up for short course swimming, the most northerly part of the pool is set to a depth of 1.1m. The pools' schedules can be found on the Aquatics Timetable page of the facility's website.

Facility Reviews

A really nice facility and very modern. I only used the 50m pool, which was clean and cool, but not too cool.
[June, 2014]
When I swam on a mid-week mid-afternoon, the 50m pool was divided into two sections: one-half had six lanes across the pool and some recreational space; the other half was unused - but the user numbers were not high enough to make this unreasonable. The water was at a pleasantly cool temperature, ideal for swimming lengths.

Changing is in a mixed "village" facility with lockers that take a returnable £1 coin. No soap is provided in the showers. The facility is shared with the University; the sauna and steam room facilities are reserved for member only. The building is clearly architect-designed and a step up from the norm of local authority pools.
[November, 2017]