Hallenbad Aqua Park Papenburg

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Updated April 14, 2020.

Facility Overview

Facility Name
Hallenbad Aqua Park Papenburg
Russelstraße 49
Papenburg, Lower Saxony 26871
(04961) 809 9002

Adult Admission Price & Policy

€3.50. [October, 2019]
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Full-Size, Year-Round Pools & Boards

Pool 1
25m x 12.5m, 5 lanes, adjustable depth, indoors, 29.7ºC (85.5ºF).
One 1m diving board, one 3m diving board, and a 5m diving platform.


Lower Saxony
53.071689, 7.398983

Teams That Use This Facility

Masters Swim
Wasserfreunde Völlen/Papenburg e.V.
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Youth Swim
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Youth Swim
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Water Polo
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Facility Notes

The indoor pool is open from mid-September through May. When the indoor pool is closed, the Aqua Park Freibad Papenburg's 50m x 25m outdoor pool is open. See the Aqua Parks website for information about both.
Lanes are set up and the adjustable pool floor is set to a depth that's good for lap swimming on a regular schedule: Tuesday from 6 to 8 PM; Wednesday from 6 to 8:30 PM; Thursday from 3:30 to 8:30 PM; and Friday from 6 to 8:30 PM. At other times the pool may be set to a depth that's too shallow for lap swimming and, as noted in the review, below, the shallow end is likely to be roped-off, preventing lap swimming entirely.

Facility Reviews

The facilities were very clean and the pool a nice size. Unfortunately, the shallowest 5 metres of the pool were always roped off to form a non swimmers area (making the main pool shorter - c.20m) and there were no lanes so other swimmers tended to get in the way of those trying to do lengths. Be sure to check the website before you visit, as the entrance to the swimming facilities is just a turnstile/ payment machine - there are no staff manning the entrance.