Leisureworld - Churchfield

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Facility Overview

Facility Name
Leisureworld - Churchfield
Address
Knockfree Avenue, Churchfield
Cork, County Cork T23 VY36
IRELAND
Telephone
(021) 439 7868

Adult Admission Price & Policy

Drop-in/Casual
€8.20; SC(65) €5.80. [December, 2019]
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Full-Size, Year-Round Pools & Boards

Pool 1
25m x 8m, 4 lanes, 1m - 1.5m depth, indoors, 29ºC (84ºF).

Location

County/Region
County Cork
GPS
51.908189, -8.488338

Teams That Use This Facility

Triathlon
Click on the Team Name to view its website.

Facility Notes

The facility uses the same "Band System" as described in the Leisureworld - Bishopstown listing.
In the changing area, lockers take a €1 coin and are refundable; hair dyers take €0.20. The changing area is acommunal area with separate cubicles for each swimmer. The use of a sauna, steam room and relaxing area are included in the price for a swim.

Facility Reviews

The building and staff are very welcoming and there is a good atmosphere. There is a good standard of cleanliness, although repairs are needed for the locks to the changing and shower cubicles.

There is a separate kids' pool with toys and a waterslide, and the main pool has one lane roped off for lane swimming. When activities take place, the pool is divided and the lane remains in place. It is a nice facility but serious swimmers will do well to find a bigger pool with more lanes.
In the early afternoon on a Friday in December, one lane of the pool was roped off, but there were only eight or nine people in the entire pool, and only two in that single roped-off lane. The pool can be very full of students at certain times; the schedule on their web site indicates when pool is shared with other activities.

There is now a sign-up process, even for a single swim, which involves receiving an email confirming your sign up, be sure you have your phone with you when you go there.

The staff is friendly and helpful.
[December, 2019]