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Portishead Open Air Pool

  • Portishead
  • Outdoor
  • All Ages
  • Lidos, Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Attraction Information

Here you’ll get the best of both worlds, stunning views and a huge outdoor heated pool to play in till your heart's content. The community run Portishead Open Air Pool is a lovely family day out not to be missed!

Kick back, relax and admire stunning views of the Bristol Channel at this beautiful outdoor lido. Take the kids along with you and let them go wild, splashing about in the outdoor 33m pool! If it’s a little bit chillier, don't worry! The pool is heated by renewable energy to a pleasant 28C, so you can dip without the nip!

Even your little tots can come along and join in the fun at the special toddler pool. A warm, shallow, non-slip pool is a great place for babies to make their first splash! When you get a bit peckish head over to the Cafe Lido, ran completely by volunteers it serves yummy light meals and Fairtrade snacks. You don’t want to miss out on being a part of this lovely welcoming community.

  • 33m outdoor heated lido with beautiful views
  • Special toddlers pool
  • Community ran Cafe for yummy snacks
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Opening hours

Reopens April 2017.


Adult: £5

Junior (2 to 15 years of age): £3.50

Student in full time education (with student card): £3.50

Senior (over 60 years of age): £3.50

Family of 4 (add £2 per extra child): £14

Spectator: £3

Travel & Contact Information


Esplanade Road, Portishead, Somerset and Bristol, BS20 7HD, England

Phone number

01275 843 454



Click here to visit Portishead Open Air Pool's website.

FAQ & Additional Information

Portishead Open Air Pool has not told us about their parking.

Yes, there are toilets, accessible toilets and baby changing facilities.

Male and female toilets on terraces and also in changing rooms. Disabled toilet and changing room.

Yes, there are baby changing facilities.

Portishead Open Air Pool has not told us if you can bring a picnic.

Nappy changing facilities in male and female changing rooms, disabled changing room. Breast feeding mums welcome anywhere on premises, but privacy provided on request.

No, there are no dining options.

On site licensed bistro cafe The Lido Kitchen serving breakfast, lunch, tea and dinner. Tuckshop selling ice creams, sweets, hot and cold drinks and snacks, suncream, swim nappies and swim aids.

No, Portishead Open Air Pool is not wheelchair friendly.

No, Portishead Open Air Pool have stated they are not pushchair friendly.

Portishead Open Air Pool has not told us if they are dog friendly.

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