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Pools on the Park

Open Now: 06:30 - 19:45
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Would go again

After reading what we're mainly bad reviews, I was surprisingly quite impressed. I used the outside... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2018
littlelegsnyc
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Feltham, United Kingdom
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50/50

We did really enjoy the facilities (me and my partner). Before coming we did double check on the... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2018
Stoeva
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London, United Kingdom
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Pools on the Park Twickenham Road | Old Deer Park, Richmond TW9 2SF, England
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Reviewed 25 November 2018 via mobile

I recently came to pools on the park for an afternoon swim, it was a Sunday so I was aware that there would be lots of children that was fine. The learner pool was closed so there were more children in the pool, that was...More

Date of experience: November 2018
3  Thank Madeleine W
Reviewed 12 November 2018

As a regular swimmer as part of a privately run swim squad I am appalled by the disgraceful actions and poor attitude displayed by the lifeguards. I have personally witnessed them throwing water over swimmers whilst they are mid-swim, kicking floats around the pool, Sitting...More

Date of experience: November 2018
4  Thank SharkBait0517
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

Went with a friend who is a member and the classes I attended were great. The place was very busy and the changing rooms etc seemed cramped. Membership is probably quite good value but I found it quite expensive to attend the 2 classes over...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Elizabeth7
Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

After reading what we're mainly bad reviews, I was surprisingly quite impressed. I used the outside pool which was fairly quiet and just the right temperature for me as I warm up very quickly. Although the showers and changing rooms could do with modernising, for...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank littlelegsnyc
Reviewed 14 August 2018

Good clean facilities, passable pool temperature (except the outside pool which was freezing on an overcast day). Parking is expensive though, walk or use public transport (there's a bus directly to the door). Reception area is very cramped and small, more than 6 people and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

We did really enjoy the facilities (me and my partner). Before coming we did double check on the web site about smoking rules. Non smoking area. Fair enough. We don’t mind such rules. The first time we went out, nobody mentioned that we cannot come...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

Never going back! Too many rules and procedures. Security are bullies and receptionist rude. Needs new management even better shut down!

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank 48psake
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

What a sham! This is a publicly funded facility, they should have ability to allow people in when capacity has lowered later on the day. I arrived at 4 pm to be told they had sold a 1000 tickets and were not letting anyone in...More

Date of experience: August 2018
3  Thank LidiaD18
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

Not clean. Entrance only 5 pounds but prices inside too high for the quality. I was waitinf fir my food and the waitress cleaned the floor with a cloth which she rinsed with water after and started cleaning the behind bar tables which she was...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank 798lucid
Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

I was prepared to be disappointed having read other reviews of this pool, but don’t be put off! We had a fantastic day here to kick off the summer holidays. To avoid the reported long queues we arrived around 10.30 am and ended up staying...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank 491rosan
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sasajelaca92
25 June 2018|
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Response from pondie68 | Property representative |
Hi £5 for adults for one admission. Follow us on twitter for regular updates.
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Jules5520
1 June 2017|
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Response from pondie68 | Property representative |
The grounds will be open from 26th June. You can bring a picnic and stay for the day if you wish. We do not allow sunbathing around poolside for safety reasons.
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