Kingfisher Leisure Centre

London, England, UNITED KINGDOM

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Updated April 14, 2020.

Facility Overview

Facility Name
Kingfisher Leisure Centre
[Closed until August, 2021, or later]
Address
Fairfield Road, Kingston-upon-Thames, South London
London, England KT1 2PY
UNITED KINGDOM
Telephone
(0208) 546 1042

Adult Admission Price & Policy

Drop-in/Casual
The pool is closed until further notice; there is no access.

Full-Size, Year-Round Pools & Boards

Pool 1
25m x 13m, 6 lanes, 1m - 1.8m depth, indoors, 84ºF (29ºC).

Location

Historical County
London Metropolitan Area
GPS
51.409683, -0.299571

Teams That Use This Facility

Masters Swim
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Youth Swim
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Facility Notes

While performing routine maintenance in 2019, structural deficiencies in the roof were discovered that necessitated closing the centre for safety reasons. The condition of the facility is being evaluated and council is expecting a report in April, 2020, on the repairs that will be needed.
The report has been delivered but, as of June 2, 2020, no decision has been taken as to whether the facility will be repaired or reopened. We'll keep checking.
In light of the disruptions caused by the Corona pandemic, the closure of the facility is expected to continue for at least a year from August, 2020.

Facility Reviews

Nice pool, not too warm. The morning lane swims (6.30 – 8 AM) tend to be dominated by the local swim club, so if there are more that four members of the public before ~7:15, forget it. They unfailingly take the lane lines out 15 min. early, too. Weekends are a no go for training with lessons and the wave machine. Mon., Thurs. and Fri. night sessions are quiet and you get the pool to yourself. Lifeguards do not enforce lane etiquette.
Lockers in the changing village require a padlock - bring your own or buy one from reception for £5.00.

There is a nice cafe on site.
[August, 2017]