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Stromness Swimming Pool

Stromness swimming pool. 

Pool Details

The pool is 25 metres long and 9 metres wide.  It is 0.9 metres deep in the shallow end for half its length, after which it drops to 2.4 metres in the deep end.  The building underwent an extensive refurbishment in 2000, which included new Reception area and changing rooms, Steam Room, Sauna, Spa, and larger Fitness Room.

Prices

For information on prices please refer to the Related Downloads section to the left.

Contact Details

Stromness Swimming Pool and Fitness Centre

North End Road

Stromness

KW16 3AG

Tel: 01856 850552

Email

Christmas and New Year 2014 Times

Times for the Swimming Pool and Fitness Centre for the two weeks from 22 December 2014 - 4 January 2015 can be found in the PDF document available from the 'Related Downloads' section of this page.

Pool and Fitness Centre

Opening Times (from 27 October 2014)

Day

Time

Session Type

Monday

08:30 - 10:30

09:15 - 10:00

18:00 - 19:30

18:00 - 18:45

19:30 - 20:30

Public Session (deep end only 09:15 - 10:00).

Exercise in water class (no booking needed).

Public Session.

Lane Swimming (half pool roped off).

Adults Only.

Health and Fitness open during these times.

Tuesday

18:00 - 19:30

18:00 - 18:45

Public Session.

Lane Swimming (half pool roped off).

Health and Fitness open 16:00 - 19:30.

Wednesday

08:30 - 10:30

Public Session.

Health and Fitness open 08:30 - 10:30, 18:00 - 19:30.

Thursday

14:00 - 16:30

18:00 - 19:30

18:00 - 18:45

19:30 - 20:30

Public Session

Public Session.

Lane Swimming (half pool roped off).

Ladies Only (Pool, Health and Fitness Suite)

Health and Fitness open during these times.

Friday

08:30 - 10:30

09:15 - 10:00

18:00 - 19:30

18:00 - 18:45

Public Session.

Parents and Toddlers Session (roped off area in shallow end).

Public Session.

Lane Swimming (half pool roped off).

Health and Fitness open during these times.

Saturday

16:00 - 17:00

Children's Fun Session (up to S2 only). Restrictions may apply. Ask at Reception for details.

Health and Fitness open 10:00 - 12:00. Health open 14:00 - 16:00, Fitness open 14:00 - 16:30.

Sunday

10:00 - 12:00

14:00 - 16:30

18:00 - 19:30

18:00 - 18:45

Public Session

Public Session

Public Session

Lane Swimming (half pool roped off).

Health and Fitness open during these times.

The times shown above are Water, Health and Fitness Suite times - we allow an extra 20 minutes for showering and changing at the end of each session.

Health and Fitness Suites Induction

Before using the Fitness Suite you must have completed an induction course with us – over 16 years only (ask at reception for more details).

Children over 8 may use the Health Suite at the weekends accompanied by an adult at all times (2 children per adult).

Children's Fun Sessions

Suitable for age up to S2, swimmers and non-swimmers welcome. Please phone for details.

Squash / Racket Ball

Court can be booked at the squash court. Key-code for door is in operation. This is changed on a weekly basis. Please phone Pool Reception for code.

Contact

Email Stromness Swimming Pool

Telephone: 01856 850552