In partnership with

Havant Borough Council

Swimming

Visit our great swimming pools!

Swimming

Make a splash at either Havant or Waterlooville Leisure Centres. Each Centre a superb 25m swimming pools in the local area as well as a 13m splash pool. The pool at Waterlooville, which boasts a fantastic 300 capacity seated spectator area, hosts a variety of swimming galas and events throughout the year.

With over 60 hours of public swimming time available at each 25m pool every week you can swim for fun and fitness at a time when it suits you. We also run a range of pool based Aqua Aerobics exercise classes at both sites as well as lane swimming and ladies-only sessions.

Havant Leisure Centre

Two heated indoor pools complete with a 1m springboard with a diving depth of 3m.

  • The main pool at Havant measures 25m x 20m and is graduated from 0.9m at the shallow end to 1.9m at the deep end.
  • Adjacent to the main pool is a shallow area (0.5m) which is ideal for younger children.
  • A separate splash pool measuring 13m x 7.4m is also available which is perfect for children under eight years-old. Entry into the water is by steps and the pool graduates to 0.9m at the deep end. 
  • There is a fully equipped changing room and pool hoist for those with additional needs.

The diving board will be out of use from Wednesday 6th July - Monday 11th July due to essential maintenance.  

 

Waterlooville Leisure Centre

Two heated indoor pools.

  • The main pool measures 25m x 17m and graduates from 0.9m at the shallow end to 1.8m at the deep end.
  • A tiered seating area for 300 spectators makes the main pool ideal for watching galas and competitions.
  • The splash pool is 13m x 9.5m and entry into the water is by steps and the pool graduates from 0.75m to 0.9m.

Please note the lockers in the changing rooms at Waterlooville Leisure Centre require a padlock to operate. Padlocks are on sale at reception or customers can bring their own.

Prices

 

 

Havant

Waterlooville

Swimming

Information

Leisure 
Card Price  

Standard  
Price

Leisure 
Card Price  

Standard  
Price

Adult

Age 16 – 59        

£3.60 

£4.10

£4.00

£4.70

Child

Under 16 
(3 – 15 years)

£2.60

£3.10

£3.00

£3.50

Senior

Over 60

£2.60

£3.10

£3.00

£3.50

Student

ID required

£2.60

£3.10

£3.00

£3.50

Baby

Under 3

Free

Free

Free

Free

Additional Needs

One carer 
admitted free

£2.60

£3.10

£3.00

£3.50

Hire a Lane

Per 30 mins, 
max 6 per lane

£9.50

£11.00

£11.00

£11.50

Family Ticket

2 adults &
2 children

£10.00

£12.40

£11.00

£13.00

Sauna, Steam & Swim   

Aged 16 - 59

£6.00

£6.50

£6.20

£6.80

Sauna, Steam & Swim

Age 60+

£5.00

£5.50

£5.20

£6.30

Spectator

 

Free

Free

Free

Free

 

Sauna & Steam

Add the use of sauna and steam to your Platinum Membership for £45 pa

Swimming Pool Admission Policy

  • Children under 8 years will only be admitted if accompanied by a responsible adult who must supervise the children in the pool.
  • One adult is restricted to accompanying 2 children under 8.
  • Swim nappies must be worn by the very young and they are on sale at both sites.

General Pool Information

  • Both splash pools are maintained at a slightly higher temperature than the main pools making the perfect for babies and younger children.
  • There are no facilities for spectating when using the splash pools.  
  • It is recommended that your child has their first set of injections before they start swimming - if you have any doubts, consult your midwife or doctor first.
  • The swimming pools at Havant and Waterlooville Leisure Centres are fully accessible to customers in wheel chairs.
  • Please note that the swimming pool timetable changes during Hampshire school holidays.
  • Upon purchase swimmers will be given a band to wear whist swimming. This is to show pool staff they have paid.
  • Lane Swimming is available 

Pool Safety

Children under 8 years will only be admitted if accompanied by a responsible adult who must supervise the children in the pool. One adult is restricted to accompanying two children under the age of 8.

Children's Swimming Activities 

Inflatable Sessions 

The giant inflatable is in the pool for a great fun session for children,

  • On Saturday's and during the School Holidays (check live timetable for times)
  • Age restrictions apply - Havant 8yrs + Waterlooville 9 yrs +
  • Only £3.50 per child

Fun Sessions

A fun sessions with light inflatables in the pool for children to play with.

  • Available during the school holidays at Waterlooville Leisure Centre (check the live timetable for times)
  • Only £3.50 per child

Swimming Lessons

Expert lessons for babies, toddlers and children click here to find out more. 

Horizon Swim School

Horizon Swim School has been running for over 40 years with a great friendly team of qualified swimming teachers. Offering over 250 lessons each week for babies, toddlers, children and adults as well as one-to-one lessons.

  • Fun lessons that meet the needs of the swimmer
  • Choice of days and times to suit family commitments
  • Professional and qualified teachers
  • Awards scheme with badges and certificates (included in the price)
  • Lessons for babies (3 months upwards), children and adults of all abilities
  • Holiday activities including water polo, synchronised swimming and snorkelling
  • A great social activity with mental and psychological benefits
  • Swimming aids brain development in children and boosts self confidence and self esteem

Take me to Horizon Swim School

Fit n Swim

A 1 hour aquatic workout with coaching support

Monday 8.00pm - 9.00pm at Waterlooville Leisure Centre

Tuesday 9.30am to 10.30am at Waterlooville Leisure Centre (term time only)


Aimed at all those who wish to include swimming in their fitness/training regime. Each session consists of a warm up, some technique drills and/or strength training and a swim warm down. The session is conducted in 4 lanes with swimmers joining a lane appropriate to their swimming ability/fitness level. 

As a minimum swimmers should be capable of around 1000 metres (40 lengths) in an hour and would be looking to progress to 2000+There is opportunity to use all strokes for those who are able but a minimum of 2 strokes is required of which front crawl must be one.

To find out about other Aqua Exercise Classes click here. 

Any Questions?

If you would like any more information on swimming please contact reception at you nearest leisure centre.