Swimming pool

Free swimming for all students

This summer term during lane/casual sessions. Find out more

Pool dimensions

The swimming pool has six lanes and at full length is 32 metres long. The pool also has a moveable bulkhead, which enables the pool to be divided into two parts.

The pool is set at 25 metres, giving a competition swimming length and a teaching area. The depth of the pool ranges from 1.2 metres at its most shallow point to 3.8 metres at the deepest.

Hire the pool

The pool is available to sports clubs and groups for commercial hire. For more information, including cost and availability, please email seh-bookings@bristol.ac.uk.

Swimming lessons

A varied range of programmes, catering for all standards of swimmers and various aquatic sports. Programme details.

Pay as you go swimming

Students, staff and members of the public can use the pool on a pay as you go basis. For more details see the PAYG page.

Location and contact details

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Bank Holiday opening hours

The Swimming Pool will be open 10am-6pm on the bank holidays in May