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Due to the extensive damage caused to the National Lido of Wales, Lido Ponty, by Storm Dennis in February 2020, the Lido will unfortunately not be open to the public for the foreseeable future. 
Council staff have been redirected to support key services during the coronavirus outbreak and future updates on the Lido will be communicated when appropriate.

Lido Ponty | Outdoor Swimming in Pontypridd, South Wales

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Leisure For Life Facilities to Re-open on a Phased Programme

Leisure for Life's gyms, fitness classes and swimming pools will re-open from Monday, August 10, with a phased approach relating to the activities available.
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Baby at Lido Ponty
Lido Ponty - Swimming

For a perfect family day out, relive the fun of yesteryear plus a whole lot more...


A Great Place to Eat & Drink

Mouth-watering delights on offer as you relax with family and friends.

Food and Drink

Lido Ponty Old Picture
Lido Ponty Heritage

Originally built in 1927 in a style that was typical of its time...

Look Back

Kids in the Park

Lido Play


It’s the perfect place to play safely and make new friends amid the classic swings, slides and seesaws, imaginative play, climbing, balancing equipment and free play - all with a local theme.

Grogg Sheeps

enjoy a great day out in rhondda cynon taf


There’s a whole host of unique things to do in Rhondda Cynon Taf. Our visitor attractions are one of a kind and include The Royal Mint Experience and the Welsh Mining Experience at Rhondda Heritage Park. Get some fresh air fuelled fun in our country parks at Dare Valley and Barry Sidings or simply explore our world famous epic scenery by following one of our walking routes. Pack a picnic and explore, or indulge at one of many award winning restaurants and cafes.

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