Adelphi Hotel

Melbourne Metropolitan Area, VIC, AUSTRALIA

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Updated April 14, 2020.

Facility Overview

Facility Name
Adelphi Hotel
187 Flinders Lane, Melbourne
Melbourne Metropolitan Area, VIC 3000
(03) 8080-8888

Adult Admission Price & Policy

Non-guests: AUD 35.00. [June, 2020]
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Hotel Guests
Registered guests: Free.

Full-Size, Year-Round Pools & Boards

Pool 1
25m, 2 lane lap pool, outdoors, heated (?), 22º - 24ºC (72º - 75ºF) through the summer months.


-37.816173, 144.968268

Teams That Use This Facility

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

Facility Notes

This may be one of the most unusual pools in the database. It's a rooftop pool with a glass bottom and side on one end, jutting out over Flinders Lane, so you can float 100 feet above the Street!

Facility Reviews

The view down to the street from inside the pool is cool. It’s only two lanes but lightly used. The entire hotel is cool in a modern minimalist way.
Lacking lane markers, turn indicators, and almost zero contrast light scheme makes swimming in this pool a challenge. A narrow pool without lane markers is problematic for shared use. And ladder positioning is very poor, making for jammed fingers or worse. Interesting as a novelty, but not really a pool for serious swimming.