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Best Lidos In Oxford

We've rounded up the best lidos in Oxford in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 23 Oxford lidos to pick from. Find the perfect places to go with your kids and get out on your next adventure!

All the lidos 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.

Find your perfect day out

Hinksey Outdoor Pool

  • Oxford
  • Outdoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

The sun is shining and the kids are tired of the family walks. Then head on down to Hinksey Outdoor Pool for some outdoor water fun. This a huge step...

The Lido

  • Chipping Norton
  • Outdoor
  • Lidos

Set in safe, secure and well-maintained grounds overlooking the countryside, the Lido at Chipping Norton is an oasis in the Oxfordshire Cotswolds, wh...

Woodgreen Leisure Pool

  • Banbury
  • Outdoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Woodgreen Leisure Pool offer a pristine 50m outdoor swimming pool with flume for a great family splash about and some water skill development. They a...

Wycombe Rye Lido

  • High Wycombe
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Lidos

Swimming outdoors at Wycombe Rye Lido is not only gloriously refreshing on a hot day, it can also boost wellbeing, aid sleep and increase metabolism...

Northcroft Leisure Centre and Lido

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

Northcroft Leisure Centre and Lido offers a 25m swimming pool with teaching pool and in summer a 75m outdoor pool and an outdoor teaching pool. You c...

Chesham Heated Open Air Pool

  • Chesham
  • Outdoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Don’t let the cold weather stop you from swimming. Come and float under the starry night sky at Chesham’s Heated Open Air Pool whilst everyone else i...

Cirencester Open Air Swimming Pool5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Cirencester
  • Outdoor
  • Lidos

At Cirencester Open Air Swimming Pool this unique pool uses local spring water, heated to an average of 27 degrees and open May through September ann...

Woburn Lido

  • Woburn
  • Outdoor
  • Lidos

There’s something special about being poolside on a warm day, which feels like a small slice of holiday! That’s what you get at Woburn Open Air Swimm...



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Sandford Parks Lido

  • Cheltenham
  • Outdoor
  • Lidos

The Sandford Parks Lido is a great day out in the heart of Cheltenham, on the edge of the Cotswolds. It is a children's paradise with slides, a child...

Hillingdon Sports and Leisure Complex

  • Uxbridge
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Lidos

Formerly known as Uxbridge Lido, Hillingdon Sports and Leisure Complex has been restored to all its 1930s glory.  The grade II listed 50m outdoor poo...

The Ruislip Lido Railway4 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Ruislip
  • Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

The Ruislip Lido Railwayis a 12 inch (305mm) gauge railway that is operated entirely by volunteers, and is the longest exact railway of its kind in t...

Stratford Park Leisure Centre1 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

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

Stratford Park Leisure Centre, as well as being home to indoor facilities galore, a 50 metre outdoor pool also welcomes those wanting to take a dip,...

The Aldershot Lido

  • Aldershot
  • Outdoor
  • Lidos

During the summer months there’s nothing better than a dip; something The Aldershot Lido serves up with water slides, diving boards and loads more. T...

Hitchin Swimming Centre

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

Hitchin Swimming Centre offers a 50m heated outdoor pool (open between 25th May and September), a 25m Deck Level, 8 Lane Heated Indoor Pool, Toddlers...

Hampton Pool

  • Hampton
  • Outdoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Hampton Pool had a magnificent new 36 metre tiled pool built in spring 2004. The water is maintained to a temperature of around 28 degrees, summer an...

Guildford Lido

  • Guildford
  • Outdoor
  • Lidos

Guildford Lido is set in three acres of landscaped gardens and retains much of its 1930's charm. The 50 metre heated outdoor swimming pool offers swi...

Finchley Lido

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

The Finchley Lido is rather modestly named, being far from simply an outdoor swim experience. It's true that they do have a great open air swimming p...

Wotton Pool

  • Wotton-under-Edge
  • Outdoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Wotton Pool is a long established heated outdoor swimming facility with a great transparent cover over it that is open at either end to retain the op...

Hampstead Heath

  • London
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Escape the hustle and bustle of London at Hampstead Heath! It’s a wonderful, spacious park perfect for cycling, jogging and long family walks (dogs a...

Hyde Park

  • London
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Hyde Park is one of London's finest landscapes and covers over 350 acres within which are numerous family suitable entertainments! The 110 yard Serpe...

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