Piscine Guy Berthier
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Updated April 14, 2020.
Adult Admission Price & Policy
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The pool was quite crowded, but easy to swim in, owing to the politeness of the swimmers. There were four to six people per lane, over all six lanes. There were backstroke flags at each end and the water was very clean at 9/10. There were some iron oxide stains on the bottom of the pool disconcerting to one member of our group but not to me. The ever-present machine for swimsuits, caps, and goggles was in the lobby, with lower prices than "big city" pool vending machines.
The schedule, as is customary in France, depends on school holidays, which they all know, but foreigners have to look up elsewhere (see Le calendrier scolaire).
It's a long walk from the city center but probably accessible by a local bus. There's plenty of free parking. There is a seasonal shuttle bus that should at least reduce the walking distance to this pool from the city center.