Cascades Leisure Centre

Gravesend, England, UNITED KINGDOM

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Facility Overview

Facility Name
Cascades Leisure Centre
Thong Lane
Gravesend, England DA12 4LG
(01474) 556 000

Adult Admission Price & Policy

£5.90. [July, 2021]
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Full-Size, Year-Round Pools & Boards

Pool 1
30m x 12.5m, irregularly-shaped, unstriped, 0m - 1.8m depth, indoors, 30ºC (86ºF).


Historical County
51.420158, 0.401419

Teams That Use This Facility

We have no web links or contact information for teams that train at this facility.

Facility Notes

This is one of three facilities managed by Gravesham Community Leisure Limited, all of which are combined in an undifferentiated common website that can be found HERE.
Cascades is a beach-style, leisure pool with a tropical, 30º, water temperature. Features include a small splash pool with elephant slide for toddlers, cascading water fall, water jets, mushroom fountain, wave machine and two water slides – Typhoon & Twister. Photos of the pool show no lane lines and all evidence suggests that it is not suitable for lane/lap/length swimming.

Facility Reviews

Not a great pool for lane swimming, unless you belong to one of the clubs. Lanes are available for the public only early in the morning or at lunchtime, and then just two lanes, neither particularly wide. The lifeguards often don't put up fast andslow signs, it's impossible to swim properly. The pool, itself, appears clean and well maintained.
It’s getting rather unkempt, the men's showers have not worked for at least five months, but the pool is nice and warm.