The Quays Swimming and Diving Complex

Southampton, England, UNITED KINGDOM

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Facility Overview

Facility Name
The Quays Swimming and Diving Complex
Address
27 Harbour Parade, City Centre
Southampton, England SO15 1BA
UNITED KINGDOM
Telephone
(023) 8072-0900

Adult Admission Price & Policy

Drop-in/Casual
£6.10, concessions £2.80. [August, 2017]
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Full-Size, Year-Round Pools & Boards

Pool 1
25m, 8 lanes (non-turbulent lane lines) , indoors , 29°C (84°F)
Pool 2
18m x 16m, 0m - 5m adjustable depth , indoors , 29º - 30ºC (84º - 86ºF)
Diving
Two 1m and two 3m boards; 1m, 3m, 5m, 7.5m, and 10m platforms.

Location

Historical County
GPS
50.90064, -1.40747

Teams That Use This Facility

Masters Swim
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Youth Swim
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Water Polo
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Diving
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Facility Notes

There is also a zero-depth entry leisure pool with water features, a flume and three mini-slides for young children; its maximum depth is under one metre.
Bring your own lock. [August, 2017]

Facility Reviews

The water felt like 80° (27ºC). The building is beautiful - vaulted wood ceilings; lanes well lit with no overhead glare, lines on the bottom and walls are very clear, and the lanes are wide.
Very much a serious swimmers' pool, with diving pool serious pool,and a fun pool. Water not always that warm in the serious pool, but lane swimming always on hand which is strictly enforced. Diving and swimming clubs often take over the pool after 5 PM some weekdays during term-time so check first. Well-equipped gym!
It's a nice, big pool. The water is a bit cooler than the usual, but this helps in the workouts. There's a nice diving pool and a fun pool for the kids. There are three changing rooms: male, female and family, which is a nice idea. I've been there at 8 PM, and the lap swim lanes were almost empty. Nonetheless, there was a lot of activity around, with lessons and training, which is always nice to see.
[October, 2013]