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Best Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres In Plymouth

We've rounded up the best swimming pools and leisure centres in Plymouth in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 18 Plymouth swimming pools and leisure centres to pick from.Alternatively, why not explore some other sightseeing days out nearby, including beaches. 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

Mount Wise Swimming Pool

  • Plymouth
  • Outdoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

The free Mount Wise Swimming Pool has a cool 25 foot main pool plus a small paddling pool ideal for younger children and a separate fun packed activi...

Meadowlands Leisure Pool

  • Tavistock
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Meadowlands offers 2 indoor heated pools one for serious swimming and development, plus one with fabulous flume slide, river rapids and interactive w...

Buckfastleigh Swimming Pool

  • Buckfastleigh
  • Outdoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Buckfastleigh Swimming Pool is a 21 metre heated open air pool in the lovely park setting of Victoria Park Buckfastleigh. The pool is heated to a bal...

Ashburton Swimming Pool4 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Ashburton
  • Outdoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Ashburton Swimming Pool offers a heated outdoor pool 21m by 9m and has swings and a pleasant lawned area for spectators. This pool was built in 1924...

St Austell Leisure Centre

  • St Austell
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Better St Austell Leisure Centre is home to indoor adventures for the whole family - from the amazing soft play area for the under-12s to the 25m swi...

Dartmouth Heated Outdoor Swimming Pool5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Dartmouth
  • Outdoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Dartmouth Heated Outdoor Swimming Pool may not be big and flash but it's a treat in the heat with plenty of splash for your cash! This is a really ch...

Chagford Swimming Pool

  • Chagford
  • Outdoor
  • Lidos

Chagford Swimming Pool is an open air, river fed public pool. The temperature of the water is maintained with solar pool covers. It is just 10 minute...

Bovey Tracey Swimming Pool

  • Newton Abbot
  • Outdoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Bovey Tracey Swimming Pool is a 25m (82ft) heated open air pool that is run by the Bovey Tracey Swimming Pool Association, a registered charity run b...



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Bodmin Leisure Centre

  • Bodmin
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Children and water go together like gin and tonic! So take them for a splash at Bodmin Leisure Centre . Sometimes it’s the simple things that are the...

Kingsteignton Swimming Pool

  • Kingsteignton
  • Outdoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Kingsteignton Swimming Pool offers a heated 25m pool and heated toddler pool as well as changing and hot shower facilities, making it a charmingly ci...

Waves Leisure Pool

  • Torquay
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Whatever the weather, Waves Leisure Pool is fun for all the family! With a water temp of 30 Celsius you won’t be shivering in your costume as you wat...

The Seahorse

  • St Austell
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Hidden underneath picturesque cliffs and with incredible sea views is The Seahorse; a leisure centre overflowing with fun. Dive into the swimming poo...

Teignmouth Lido

  • Teignmouth
  • Outdoor
  • Lidos

Teignmouth Lido is a heated and welcoming outdoor pool with some kids' fun sessions offered. There's at least one qualified lifeguard standing guard...

Splash Leisure Pool

  • Bude
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

With a huge 33m five-lane swimming pool, The Splash in Bude is a luxurious spot to get wet! There are two distinct sessions so that every family or i...

Topsham Pool

  • Exeter
  • Outdoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Topsham Swimming Pool is at the heart of the picturesque and historic port of Topsham, offering a sublime outdoor swim experience. You can even enjoy...

Oasis Fun Pool

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

Make the most of all weathers at Oasis Fun Pool. Two fun pools, one indoor and outdoor means you can recreate that holiday feeling sitting poolside,...

Better Ships & Castles Leisure Centre

  • Falmouth
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

There’s nothing like a dose of water and beach based fun to chase away any seasonal blues, and at Ships and Castles Fun Pool you don’t need to rely o...

North Devon Leisure Centre

  • Barnstaple
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

North Devon Leisure Centre has standard swimming facilities with 1m and 3m Springboards. The 5m currently out of use. There is a learner pool too, fo...

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