Zoo Lake Swimming Pool

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Updated April 14, 2020.

Facility Overview

Facility Name
Zoo Lake Swimming Pool
We have not been able to find a website for this facility. Have you?
At the corner of Prince of Wales Drive and Lower Park Drive, Parkwood
Johannesburg, Gauteng 2193
(011) 646 8495

Adult Admission Price & Policy

ZAR 10.00. [October, 2020]
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Full-Size, Year-Round Pools & Boards

Pool 1
30m x 30m, 11 lanes, outdoors, unheated, range of water temperatures not reported.



Teams That Use This Facility

Water Polo
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Facility Notes

The pool is open September 1 through March 31.
Information about all Johannesburg City municipal swimming pools can be found beginning on THIS PAGE and continuing, using the hypertext "Region X"links.
This pool is in "Region B" and "Region E" in the list on the Johannesburg website referred to, above.
Although we couldn't find an official website for this facility, there's a nice photo and write up on THIS PAGE.

Facility Reviews

Zoo Lake Swimming Pool is a real treasure. It's only 30 meters but does have a water polo club, if you'd like to join. The pool can get crowded on weekends, but you can still do laps in the deep end. Currently, only season card holders have access due to COVID-19 restrictions - so no crowds. It's a pity the pool isn't heated in winter for year round swimming.

The pool is set in The Parks of Johannesburg and you are once again reminded that you are living in the world's largest man-made forest. Always good to see the tree covered Westcliff and mansions when you take a break from your lap training.
[March, 2021]