It’s one and only olympic size heated outdoor swimming pool which was reopened in October 2006. Even, this venue has won promptly the Golden Goggles Award as the best place to enjoy outdoor swimming in London. Over 10 years back in 1997, ceratin things did not work well but thanks to the hard work and extreme dedication of local individuals who have spent two days in cleaning the lorry loads of Buddleia bushes and weeds from the pools, surround walls and building the pool. However, over heated Londoners can able to float in the 50m pools 35, 000 gallons of water in perfect temperature all the year round. Well, you will get to enjoy the lido located in the north west corner of London Fields Park at the heart of hackney book a spot early in the day time during the summer months as the place is getting packed with sizzling bodies in search of cooling waters. Built in the year of early 1930s, the lido is the most appealing destination with the plentiful staff, accommodation, first aid rooms, refreshment kiosks, individual and group changing rooms with improved security in order to stay away from the over heated waters.
Address: London Fields Westside, E8 3EU
Time: Open daily Mon to Fri 6.301am to 9.30am & 4pm to 8pm for lane swimming 9.30am-4pm (general), Sat & Sun 8am-10am (lane swimming), 10am-5pm (General)
Being one of the best three heated outdoor pools throughout the capital city, Hampton Heated Open Air Pool is open all the year round. It is located at the western edge of the picturesque Bushy Park; the expensive park which is the second largest royal park like Richmond, a perfect home to the free roaming deer. You will get here the three ponds where the keen angling fans can wait at the water’s edge. One of the most popular attractions in the leafy royal park is Hampton Court Palace which is a must-see destination; if you have made it so far! Even, you will find here the world class gym offering yoga and Pilates which overlooks the calming water of pool. The Sun Deck Café and a large grass area are used for enjoying the sun baths and picnics. While, it may be one of the most appealing heated outdoor public pools in London; the busy time for enjoy bathing is during the summer; when the families love to splash around on the prolonged hot days.
ADDRESS: High Street, Hampton, TW12 2ST
OPENING TIMES: Open daily all year