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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

Pool and Fitness Centre

Opening Times (31 March - 13 April 2014)

Day

Time

Session Type

Monday

08.30 - 10.30

15.00 - 16.30

18.00 - 18.45

18.00 - 19.30

19.30 - 20.30

Adults Only Exercise in Water Class

Public Session*

Lane Swimming

Public Session

Adults Only

*Health and Fitness opens at 14.00

Tuesday

15.00 - 16.30

18.00 - 19.30

18.00 - 18.45

Public Session*

Public Session

Lane Swimming

Health and Fitness opens at 14.00

Wednesday

08.30 - 10.30

15.00 - 16.30

16.30 - 17.15

Public Session

Public Session*

Children's fun session (Up to S2 only.  Restrictions may apply, ask at reception)

*Health and Fitness open at 14.00 - 16.30

Thursday

15.00 - 16.30

18.00 - 18.45

18.00 - 19.30

19.30 - 20.30

Public Session*

Lane Swimming

Public Session

Ladies Only (Pool, health and fitness)

*Health and Fitness open at 14.00

Friday

08.30 - 10.30

09.15 - 10.00

15.00 - 16.30

18.00 - 18.45

18.00 - 19.30

Public Session

Parents and Toddlers (Shallow End)

Public Session*

Length Swimming

Public Session

*Health and Fitness open at 14.00

Saturday

14.00 - 16.00

14.00 - 16.30

16.00 - 17.00

Public Session and Health Suite

Fitness Suite

Children's Fun Session (up to S2)

Sunday

10.00 - 12.00

14.00 - 16.30

18.00 - 19.30

18.00 - 18.45

Public Session

Public Session

Public Session

Length Swimming

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).

Length Swimming

The pool will be divided in half lengthways to allow for length swimming during the public sessions at the times shown. Please be courteous towards other swimmers in the lane.

Children’s Fun Session

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

Squash / Racket Ball

Court can be booked during swimming pool opening times.