20 Best Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres In Chelmsford Near Me | Day Out With The Kids

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Best Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres In Chelmsford

We've rounded up the best swimming pools and leisure centres in Chelmsford in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 70 Chelmsford swimming pools and leisure centres to pick from. Find the perfect places to go with your kids and get out on your next adventure!

All the swimming pools and leisure centres we list are rated according to the ages they are suitable for, facilities and whether they are suitable for rainy days or best when the sun is shining.

Many of the places we list are historic or educational in nature and would be suitable for class trips or as ways to keep the learning up whilst having fun over the school holidays.

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Kids playing water polo at Blackwater Leisure Centre in Maldon

Blackwater Leisure Centre

  • Maldon
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Going to a new gym can be a little bit nerve-wracking, but the facilities and staff at Blackwater Leisure Centre will make you feel welcome! The pool...

Inflatable obstacle course on swimming pool at Braintree Swimming Centre

Braintree Swimming & Fitness1 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Braintree
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Splish and splash around in this super, interactive water haven. Braintree swimming centre invites you for a day of indoor fun splashing around with...

Boy jumping into outdoor swimming pool at Hornchurch Sports Centre

Hornchurch Sports Centre

  • Hornchurch
  • Indoor
  • Sports Centres

The Hornchurch Sports Centre has recently been refurbished and is now offering fun swims, swimming lessons, diving and other exciting activities in i...

Indoor soft play frame at Becontree Heath Leisure Centre in Dagenham

Becontree Heath Leisure Centre

  • Dagenham
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Dagenham Swimming Pool now known as Becontree Heath Leisure Centre offers a 1m springboard. The spectacular 25 metres by 25 metres swimming pool has...

Outside view of Fullwell Cross Swimming Pool in Ilford

Fullwell Cross Swimming Pool

  • Ilford
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Fulwell Cross Swimming Pool has 1m and 3m springboards and a 5m platform in its diving pool along with standard and learning pools. There is also a f...

Kids playing zorb football at Colchester Leisure World

Colchester Leisure World4 out of 5 starstotal reviews(2)

  • Colchester
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Fitness and fun make the perfect combination for an afternoon at Colchester Leisure World. The fitness pool is 25m long with six lanes for slow, medi...

Kids by swimming pool at Cascades in Gravesend

Cascades

  • Gravesend
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

After a workout, or just for fun, a visit to Cascades is sure to keep the whole family happy. The beach style leisure pool is built so that children...

Waltham Forest Feel Good Centre

Waltham Forest Feel Good Centre

  • Walthamstow
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Waltham Forest Feel Good Centre has everything you need to get fit and feel good all under one roof! With too many facilities to even try to list thi...

Aerobics class at Kingfisher Leisure Centre Sudbury

Kingfisher Leisure Centre Sudbury

  • Sudbury
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Kingfisher Leisure Centre The leisure pool is ideal for a family visit as it not only has a nice fast flume for the big kids there's a toddler flume...

Water slides at Leyton Leisure Lagoon in East London

Leyton Leisure Lagoon3.25 out of 5 starstotal reviews(4)

  • East London
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Forget your standard community pool: Leyton Leisure Lagoon is a swimming spectacular with flumes, jets and more; your water babies won’t need any per...

Map of Strand Leisure Pool in Gillingham

Strand Leisure Pool

  • Gillingham
  • Outdoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

At Strand Leisure Pool and Park you can ride the historic miniature railway around the park - a great way to start so you can see what's on offer and...

People swimming at Sheerness Swimming Pool

Sheerness Swimming Pool4 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Sheerness
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Sheerness Swimming Pool offer a fun packed day for the whole family on Saturdays and Sundays. Inflatable fun session in the pool and our very own ind...

Kids playing zorb football at Haverhill Leisure Centre

Haverhill Leisure Centre

  • Haverhill
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Kid City is the great little soft play zone tucked inside Haverhill Leisure Centre. There's a main adventure play frame spread over several levels gr...

Girl in ball pit at The Play Centre at Edmonton Leisure

The Play Centre at Edmonton Leisure

  • Edmonton
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

The Play Centre at Edmonton Leisure is a bright and colourful adventure soft play facility which offers a safe environment where your children can pl...

Wet n Wild at Waterfront Leisure Centre

Wet n Wild at Waterfront Leisure Centre3 out of 5 starstotal reviews(2)

  • Woolwich
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

New to the Waterfront Leisure Centre: Wet & Wild sessions! These are a chance for children and families to swim together and make a splash with a...

Boy flipping in swimming pool at London Aquatics Centre in London

London Aquatics Centre

  • London
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

If you have a budding Olympic athlete on your hands then where better to inspire their stroke than at the London Aquatics Centre? Here, members of th...

Staff at Splashes Leisure Centre in Gillingham

Splashes Leisure Centre

  • Gillingham
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Make a splash at Splashes Leisure Centre! Take to the waves in the indoor fun pool and ride the flume! Weekly inflatable splash sessions are availabl...

Flumes, Treasure Island and Activities at White Oak Leisure Centre

Flumes, Treasure Island and Activities at White Oak Leisure Centre5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(2)

  • Swanley
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

White Oak Leisure Centre offers a fantastic range of aquatic and dry fun for an active kid's day out plus there's plenty of soft play fun to be had a...

People swimming in outdoor pool at Park Road Leisure Centre in Hornsey

Park Road Leisure Centre

  • Hornsey
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Having just gone through an £8 million redevelopment project the main pool, lido, diving pool and brand new luxurious spa are now fully open again! T...

Kids in swimming pool at Sobell Leisure Centre in Highbury

Sobell Leisure Centre

  • Highbury
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

The main draw for families at Sobell Leisure Centre is the fabulous little Sobell Safari indoor playground, but as it's for under 10s it's really han...

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