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Wiveliscombe Open Air Pool

  • Taunton
  • Outdoor
  • All Ages
  • Lidos

Attraction Information

At Wiveliscombe Open Air Pool they have heated swimming pool 28°c (approx.), qualified lifeguards, warm showers, changing cabins, sunbathing deck, picnic area. Discounts for members, special events, & private pool hire. Adjoining playground and open space in a country setting.

A  range of different swimming sessions from lane swimming to family swims!

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Opening hours

First week of May - First week of September
Morning Lanes:
Monday to Sunday 07:00 - 09:00
Term Time Family Swim: Monday to Sunday 14:00 - 17:30
Holiday Time Family Swim: Monday to Sunday 12:30 - 17:00
Evening Lanes: Monday, Wednesday & Friday 18:00 - 19:00, Tuesday & Thursday 19:00 - 20:00


General Admission
Adults: £4.50
Kids(3 - 16): £4.00
Under-3s: Free
Spectators: Free, donation appreciated

Travel & Contact Information


The Recreation Ground, West Road, Wiveliscombe, Somerset and Bristol, TA4 2TA, England

Phone number

01984 624720



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

FAQ & Additional Information

Yes, there is parking nearby.

Some parking available by Recreation Ground. Public Free Car Park nearby in Croft Way, come out of car park turn right, walk towards the Recreation Ground, through pedestrian gate across the Recreation Ground, We are in the far South West corner.

Yes, there are toilets and baby changing facilities.

Warm showers on pool side, standard toilets plus baby changing stations in men's and women's changing rooms. Both individual changing cubicles and large family changing room for women and men.

Yes, there are baby changing facilities.

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

Milk warming facilities.

Yes, there is an onsite restaurant and snacks are available.

Wiveypool has a simple shop on site for drinks, snacks and ice cream. Picnics welcome. Take away and shops in the town (5 minute walk).

Yes, Wiveliscombe Open Air Pool is wheelchair friendly.

Yes, Wiveliscombe Open Air Pool have stated they are pushchair friendly.

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

Additional Info


We close when weather is bad, heavy rain, thunderstorms.


Swim wear only, no outdoor clothing i.e. T-Shirts or shorts.

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