Venues and facilities
Our 50m, eight-lane, heated Olympic Pool offers plenty of place to cool off as well as a top class training venue for the serious competition or lap swimmer.
The grounds are flood lit so that the cool water and grassy surrounds can still be enjoyed on those hot summer evenings.
Our two smaller pools are heated, fully shaded an doffer a sun-safe respite for younger children and toddlers. The toddler pool has a max depth of 40cm so that your children can enjoy their first experiences of water. The middle pool is 60-90cm deep for learners to help to increase their confidence.
A fully stocked kiosk offers a wide range of hot and cold food and drinks at competitive prices. Our kiosk also offers BBQ packs for purchase so that you can cook up a BBQ on our free facilities.
We have two free barbecues set in tree studded, grassed areas, allowing patrons to prepare meals and make a day of it when they visit the pool. Barbecue facilities are push start gas making them super easy to use. To make things even more convenient, you are able to purchase BBQ packs from our kiosk.
A lift system gives patrons with physical disabilities the chance to enjoy a cooling dip in the Olympic Pool. Disabled access to change rooms and toilet facilities means all users can enjoy the Marion Outdoor Pool.
Lockers can be hired for a small charge and patrons have free use of clean, well maintained change rooms wit hot and cold showers.
Access to Marion Outdoor Pool is easy - with 155 car-parking spaces and parking for buses and motorbikes. Bike racks have also been conveniently installed near the entrance to the pool.
Patrons are reminded that:
The entire centre is a smoke free area
Consumption of alcohol is not permitted
Children under ten years must be accompanied by an adult
Children under five years must be accompanied in the water by an adult