Swiss Cottage Leisure Centre

London, England, UNITED KINGDOM

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Updated April 14, 2020.

Facility Overview

Facility Name
Swiss Cottage Leisure Centre
1 Adelaide Road, Swiss Cottage, Camden, Central London
London, England NW3 3NE
(0207) 974 2012

Adult Admission Price & Policy

£6.15; concessions £2.30. [January, 2020]
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Full-Size, Year-Round Pools & Boards

Pool 1
25m x 17.5m, 8 lanes, 1m - 1.2m depth, indoors, 27ºC (81ºF).
Pool 2
20m x 10m, 4 lanes, 0m - 2m adjustable depth, indoors, 31ºC (88ºF).


The facility is located between Avenue Rd. (which becomes Finchley Rd.), Adelaide Rd., and Winchester Rd. The entrance is on the north side, not fronting on any of these roads. Nearest tube station is Swiss Cottage on the Jubilee Line.
Historical County
London Metropolitan Area
51.542810, -0.172678

Teams That Use This Facility

Masters Swim
Camden Swiss Cottage Swimming
See the Youth Swim team website, linked to its name, below.
Youth Swim
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Facility Notes

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Facility Reviews

Two pools; one for lessons, one for open laps and competition. 83ºF. You won't regret making the trip to this pool.
Although there are two pools, every time I’ve visited, the teaching pool has been closed and there has been only one single-width lane dedicated to “fast” lap swimming available with sizable areas given to recreational swimming and lessons. The water is unusually warm and water clarity very bad. I won’t be going back - I just can’t get a workout here.
The old 33m pool was good so I was happy to return here to see the new pool. It stank! Lane control was poor, lap swimming etiquette non-existent. Not atypical. [August, 2013]