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Best Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres In Oxford

We've rounded up the best swimming pools and leisure centres in Oxford in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 52 Oxford 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.

Find your perfect day out

Families swimming at Hinksey Outdoor Pool in Oxford

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...

Abbey Meadow Open Air Swimming Pool

  • Abingdon
  • Outdoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

The Abbey Meadow Lido is a heated 40m outdoor pool situated in scenic surrounds on the bank of the river Thames, accessible by boat if you happen to...

Swimming pool at Didcot Wave Leisure Pool

Didcot Wave Leisure Pool

  • Didcot
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

For ultimate family fun, head down to Didcot Wave Leisure Pool with a crazy wave machine, giant flume ride and beach area you’re set for a day in par...

Swimming pool at Bicester Leisure Centre & Bowling

Bicester Leisure Centre & Bowling

  • Bicester
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Bicester Leisure Centre offers a 25m, 6 Lane Pool for serious swimming, plus a 15m Play 'n' Teach leisure pool which amongst other things features en...

Riverside Pool Wallingford

Riverside Pool Wallingford

  • Wallingford
  • Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

Riverside Pool Wallingford will open again on 26 May for the summer season. Situated by the side of the river, on the Crowmarsh Gifford side of Walli...

Boy in swimming pool at Aqua Vale Swimming and Fitness Centre in Aylesbury

Aqua Vale Swimming and Fitness Centre

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

Aqua Vale Swimming and Fitness Centre has an excellent range of facilities including: 25 Metre, 8 Lane Competition Swimming Pool; Leisure Waters (Flu...

Swimming pool at Swan Pool and Leisure Centre in Buckingham

Swan Pool and Leisure Centre

  • Buckingham
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Swan Pool and Leisure Centre offers a 25 metre swimming pool plus leisure pool with flume and interactive play features. Ideal for cooling down in th...

Swimming pool at Highworth Recreation Centre in Swindon

Highworth Recreation Centre

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

Highworth Recreation Centre is an impressively flexible day out! When the weather is warm enough both sides of the pool building cunningly retract op...

Swimming pool at Woodgreen Leisure Pool in Banbury

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...

People exercising in pool at Northcroft Leisure Centre and Lido in Newbury

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...

Swimming pool at Oasis Leisure Centre in Swindon

Oasis Leisure Centre

  • Swindon
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

It’s great when you find a pool that children will nag you to go to, which is what you get at Oasis Leisure Centre. Step inside this tropical oasis w...

Swimming pool at Magnet Leisure Centre in Maidenhead

Magnet Leisure Centre

  • Maidenhead
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

If your child is competitive and loves sport then Magnet Leisure Centre is the place for them. The multi-purpose leisure centre has an eight lane com...

Ice hockey match at The Link Centre in Swindon

The Link Centre

  • Swindon
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

The striking modern structure of the Link Centre houses an ice rink (recognised as a centre of excellence for both figure skating and ice hockey), wi...

Inflatable course in swimming pool at Towcester Centre for Leisure in Towcester

Towcester Centre for Leisure

  • Towcester
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Can your children defeat Towcester Centre for Leisure’s mighty inflatable water course? Challenge your children to a swim to remember. With floats, f...

People swimming at Chesham Heated Open Air Pool

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...

Chiltern Pools

  • Amersham
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Swimming is a great activity for fitness or fun and at Chiltern Pools you can do both! With three pools there’s a swim session for everyone. The 25m-...

Kids swimming at Carnival Pool in Wokingham

Carnival Pool

  • Wokingham
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Carnival Pool offers swim sessions for all ages and abilities. Swimming is not only a great way to keep fit it’s also a lifesaving skill! Carnival Po...

Kids in swimming pool at Dunstable Leisure Centre

Dunstable Leisure Centre

  • Dunstable
  • Outdoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Dunstable Leisure Centre has plenty of facilities available to ensure active fun, whatever your age or ability level, so there's no excuse not to get...

Swimming pool at Windsor Leisure Centre

Windsor Leisure Centre

  • Windsor
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

With the famous Windsor Castle nearby, Windsor Leisure Centre is a multi-purpose gym offering first-class health and fitness facilities. There is an...

Kids with sail boats at Horseshoe Lake Activity Centre in Sandhurst

Horseshoe Lake Activity Centre

  • Sandhurst
  • Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

Horseshoe Lake Activity Centre offers canoeing, dinghy sailing, kayaking, windsurfing, stand up paddleboarding dragon boating and raft building. Thei...

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