University of Toronto's Hart House

Toronto - Toronto and East York, ON, CANADA

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Updated April 14, 2020.

Facility Overview

Facility Name
University of Toronto's Hart House
Address
7 Hart House Circle, Toronto
Toronto - Toronto and East York, ON M5S 1A2
CANADA
Telephone
(416) 978-2452

Adult Admission Price & Policy

Drop-in/Casual
CAD 16.00. [April, 2022]
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Full-Size, Year-Round Pools & Boards

Pool 1
25y (22.85m), 6 lanes, 6f - 7f depth, indoors, 79º - 81ºF (26º - 27ºC).

Location

Location
Hart House is in the centre of the University of Toronto's Downtown Campus.
County/Region
Toronto Municipality
GPS
43.664112, -79.394626

Teams That Use This Facility

SCUBA
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Facility Notes

Here's the blog entry from 1001 Pools with a few photos (ther first one isn't Hart House).

Facility Reviews

It is a nice pool to swim in. Not busy compared to a lot of Y pools. Pool can have anywhere from 4-20 people in it at a time. Between 10-12 is usual.
This is a wonderfully restored (and/or upgraded over time) pool that dates back to 1919. The pool features decently cool water, a pace clock, backstroke flags, plenty of kickboards and pull buoys, and four swimming speed lanes. On the day I was there, the fast lane was a double wide lane to allow for passing up the center. It was uncrowded to empty on a Saturday afternoon and the lifeguards told me that weekend afternoons are often that way. Lots of history in the hallways for aquatic, fitness, and city of Toronto history buffs.
[April, 2022]