Hatfield Swimming Centre

Hatfield, England, UNITED KINGDOM

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Facility Overview

Facility Name
Hatfield Swimming Centre
Address
Lemsford Road
Hatfield, England AL10 0DH
UNITED KINGDOM
Telephone
(01707) 276 276

Adult Admission Price & Policy

Drop-in/Casual
Peak times £6.50, off-peak £5.10 off peak. [August, 2017]
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Full-Size, Year-Round Pools & Boards

Pool 1
33-1/3m x 17m, 6 lanes, 1m - 1.8m depth , indoors , 83°F (28°C)
Diving
Two 1m diving boards, one 3m diving board, and a 5m diving platform.

Location

Location
A short walk (100m) from the town centre or a bus ride from the railway station. There's a very large ADSA supermarket just opposite, which can be used for parking, or use the free car park just up the road.
Historical County
Hertfordshire More Information
GPS
51.762186, -0.231874

Teams That Use This Facility

Youth Swim
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Water Polo
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Diving
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Synchro Swim
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Facility Notes

Peak times are weekdays after 5 PM and weekends. [August, 2017]
There are women-only sessions during the school term. The pool gets very busy in the morning, so call ahead to find the best time for serious swimming.

Facility Reviews

The depth gradient is side to side, deepening towards the separate (but connected) diving pit. The water quality is inconsistent. Debris (hair, plasters etc.) in the diving pit recirculate when compressed air diving aid is operated.
Pleasant reception. Clean changing area. It's good to have a 33m pool open in the day - but avoid school parties… lunch time was good. The roof construction with modern shapes bears no relationship to the pool shape making backstroke difficult; I kept going into the ropes.