Swimming Pool - Aberdare

Aberdare Swimming Pool
Aberdare Swimming Pool

Pool Facilities

Changing facilities

  • Two family changing rooms with baby-changing facilities
  • Disabled changing facilities available
  • Hairdryers are available in male, female and family changing rooms at a cost of 20 pence.
  • Disabled access
  • Lift to upper levels
  • Pool hoist

Pool depth

 
Pool depth / temperature
Pool Depth Temperature
Small Pool Up to 1 metre (deep end) 33 Degrees
Main Pool 1 Metre - 2 metres (deep end) 29 Degrees
Diving Pool 3.8 Metres deep 29 Degrees

Small Pool Opening Times

Small Pool Opening Times
Day Session School Term Times School Holiday Times
Monday

Public Swimming

Splash Babes Class

Splash Tots Class

Public Swimming

11.45am - 12.30pm
3.00pm - 5.00pm

5.00pm - 5.30pm

5.30pm - 6.00pm

6.00pm - 9.00pm 

11.00am - 9.00pm
Tuesday Junior Learn to swim   4.00pm - 8.00pm
  Public Swimming 9.00am - 4.00pm 11.00am - 4.00pm
Wednesday

Public Swimming

Junior Learn to swim 
Public Swimming

11.45am - 12.30pm

3.00pm - 4.00pm
4.00pm - 6.00pm
6.00pm - 9.00pm

11am - 4.00pm
4.00pm - 6.00pm
6.00pm - 9.00pm
Thursday Public Swimming
Water Babies
Public Swimming
9.00am - 12.30pm
12.30pm - 2.00pm
2.00pm - 10.00pm
11.00am - 10.00pm
Friday

Public Swimming

Splash Babes Class

Public Swimming

11.45am - 12.30pm

12.30pm - 1.00pm

1.30pm - 2.00pm

2.00pm - 4.00pm 

11.00am - 4.00pm

       
  Junior Learn to swim   4.00pm - 8.00pm
Saturday Junior Learn to swim 8.00am - 10.00am 8.00am - 10:00pm
  Public Swimming 10.00am - 4.00pm 10.00am - 4.00pm
Sunday Public Swimming 8.30am - 5.00pm 8.30am - 5.00pm

 Please contact the centre prior to arrival as pool parties can result in the closure of the small pool.

* Litle Dippers & Aqua Natal Classes

POOL TIMES CAN VARY ON BANK HOLIDAYS: please check the times above 

Main Pool Opening Times:

Adult Swim
Main Pool opening times
Day Session School Holiday Times School Term Times
Monday Early Bird Swim 6.30am - 9.00am 6.30am - 9.00am
  Public Swimming 9:00am - 6.00pm 11.45am -12.30pm
3.00pm - 6.00pm
  Nexus Swimming Club* 6.00pm - 7.00pm 6.00pm - 7.00pm
       
  Adult Only Lane Swimming 7.30pm - 10.00pm 8.30pm - 10.00pm
Tuesday Early Bird Swim 6.30am - 9.00am 6.30am - 9.00am
  Public Swimming 9:00am - 6.00pm 9.00am - 6.30pm
  Aberdare Life saving Club 7.00pm - 8.30pm 7.00pm - 8.30pm
  Sub Aqua Club 8.30pm - 9.30pm 8.30pm - 9.30pm
Wednesday Early Bird Swim 6.30am - 9.00am 6.30am - 9.00am
  Public Swimming 9.00am - 7.30pm 11.45am - 12.30pm
3.00pm - 7.30pm
  Aqua Aerobics 6.30pm - 7.30pm 6.30pm - 7.30pm
  Nexus Swimming Club* 7.30pm - 9.00pm 7.30pm - 9.00pm
  Adult lane swimming 9.00pm - 10.00pm 9.00pm - 10.00pm
Thursday Early Bird Swim 6.30am - 9.00am 6.30am - 9.00am
  Public Swimming 9.00am - 6.30pm 9.00am - 6.30pm
  Water Polo (Cwm Draig WPC*) 6.30pm - 8.00pm 6.30pm - 8.00pm
  Canoe club 8.00 pm - 10.00pm 8.00pm - 10.00pm
Friday Early Bird Swim 6.30am - 9.00am 6.30am - 9.00am
 

Public Swimming

Adult Lane Swimming

9.00am - 7.30pm

9.00pm -- 10.00pm

11.45am - 7.30pm

9.00pm - 10.00pm

  Nexus 7.30pm - 9.00pm 7.30pm - 9.00pm
Saturday Public Swimming

8.00am - 9.30am

3 single lanes

8.00 am - 4.00pm

3 single lanes

8.00am - 9.30am

9.30am - 4.00pm

  Mini Water Polo (RCT Dragons)
Cwm Draig Water Polo Club
4.00pm - 5.00pm 
4.00pm - 5.00pm
4.00pm - 5.00pm
4.00pm - 5.00pm
Sunday Adult lane swimming 8.00am - 9.00am 8.00am - 9.00am
  Public swimming 9.00am - 5.00pm 9.00am - 5.00pm

*Nexus Swimming Club – Please contact Aberdare Pool on 01685 874252

*Cwm Draig Water Polo Club - Please contact Aberdare Pool on 01685 874252

Diving Pool at Aberdare Swimming pool
Diving Pool at Aberdare

Diving Pool

The diving pool is used for club or team classes. Please ring the pool for further details.

The diving pool has two spring diving boards – 1m and 3m high and also has a 1m diving platform

Diving Timetable
Day Session Times
Monday Squad* 5.00pm - 7.00pm
Tuesday Diving Lessons - Beginners through to advanced 4.30pm - 7.30pm
Wednesday Diving Lessons - Beginners through to advanced 4.30pm - 8.00pm
  Adult lessons 8.30pm - 9.30pm
Thursday Squad* 5.00pm - 7.00pm
Sunday Diving Lessons - Beginners through to advanced 1.00pm - 5.00pm

* Squad sessions by invitation only, For further information please contact reception on: 01685 874252

Pool Admission Policy

Children under eight using the pool MUST be accompanied by an adult at ALL times.

The ratio is:

  • 1 Adult to 2 children between 5 & 8 yrs
  • 1 Adult to 1 child under 5

How to book classes/lessons/parties

To book a class, a lesson, a party or to make an enquiry please contact Aberdare Swimming Pool on 01685 874252.

Swimming Pool Health and Safety

For information on pool health and safety please visit our Pool Health and Safety Page.|

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