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Planning on visiting the National Lido of Wales, Lido Ponty, during the Easter school holidays? 

Online bookings are now open, up to seven days in advance of your visit

The National Lido of Wales opens for the Easter school holidays this week - for a special 17-day period from Good Friday, March 30, to Sunday, April 15.

The flagship visitor attraction will also be open to the public daily from Saturday, May 26, through to the end of September.

This year the National Lido of Wales, Lido Ponty, will also be open on the following EXTRA weekends: April 21-22; April 28-29; May Bank Holiday, May 5-7; May 12-13; May 19-20.

Booking your swim could not be easier – you can even plan ahead and book your sessions a week in advance. Limited session places will also be allocated in person at the Reception Desk on a daily basis, secured on a first-come, first-served basis. No telephone bookings will be accepted.

Book your easter swim now

Cllr Ann Crimmings, Cabinet Member for Environment and Leisure, with responsibility for Visitor Attractions, said: “We know from previous seasons that the public love the National Lido of Wales, Lido Ponty, and demand for places is always high. 

“Families can now plan their visit well ahead of their arrival by booking online. We look forward to welcoming all our regulars, as well as new faces from across the county, Wales and beyond, during our 2018 season.” 

As well as the opportunity for lane swimming and more relaxed swims, and a Splash Pool for the little ones, there will once again be a whole host of activities on offer at The National Lido of Wales, Lido Ponty, throughout the 2018 season.

For just £2.50, visitors can also enjoy everything from fun inflatables to Aqua Scooterz, Aqua Peddlerz and Water Walkerz,

Admission to the National Lido of Wales, Lido Ponty, is FREE for children under the age of 16 and £2 per adult.

For full opening times and details of extra weekend opening please visit

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Posted on Monday 26th March 2018

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