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Romsey Rapids Sports Complex

Southampton Road | Romsey, Romsey SO51 8AF, England
+44 1794 835550
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Leisure Pool continues to survive despite the demand!

We have been visiting the Rapids for years but it's clear how over subscribed the venue is. The... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Southampton, UK
Fun At Leasure Complex

visited this place for first time with my 8 year old boy, firstly we were told that slide was broke... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
via mobile
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Romsey Rapids swimming pool is fun for all the family. With a toddler pirate ship, rapids, flume and more.
  • Excellent20%
  • Very good28%
  • Average22%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible15%
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Southampton Road | Romsey, Romsey SO51 8AF, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been visiting the Rapids for years but it's clear how over subscribed the venue is. The changing areas are generally clean and the pool facilities are also welcoming. There are clearly areas requiring improvement such as painting etc which will clearly require closure...More

1  Thank djcarlos2001
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

visited this place for first time with my 8 year old boy, firstly we were told that slide was broke so out of action and main pool closed of because of Lane swimming, after 2 hours in the activity pool which me and my son...More

1  Thank zeny2015
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was a Saturday afternoon. I do think usually like Romsey Rapids but the children were desterase to go. It wasn't as busy as usual and I did enjoy it especially whizzing round the Rapids and trying to swim against the current. Children and the...More

Thank Jennifer S
Reviewed 4 December 2017

Have been a member for a few years, since the change of ownership standards have gone downhill. Not only have the number of staff gone down the monthly membership has gone up, why??? I would suggest if you use the pool firstly you buy a...More

1  Thank baileygeee
Reviewed 3 December 2017

I went swimming here Saturday lunchtime. It was busy, exciting and clean, The receptionist was very helpful, (it was my first visit). The lifeguards were very professional, always equipped with a lifesaver, no talking (chatting) to each other, always walking their area and keeping an...More

Thank Les H
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

A real shame. It used to be fantastic there. I loved it when I was a kid. I used to take my children there when they were toddlers. I went today for the first time in ages and it was freezing both inside and out....More

1  Thank SouthUKNeil
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

We have been full members for a bonnet of years. We watched the gym maintenance decline when Valley Leisure's contact was running out, over many months. (However our monthly fees weren't reduced.) Now, months on, we see no investment from the new contractors, who now...More

3  Thank cinders747
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Romsey Rapids are quite old now but they still offer a good pool experience. Went with my wife and two kids and we all had a nice time. We generally stick to the little kids area but the big kid in me also tried the...More

2  Thank Ian Terence P
Reviewed 9 October 2017

I have only visited the swimming pool within this complex but would definitely recommend it to everyone. Not just a plain swimming pool, the place lives up to its name. There are rapids, a log flume, jacuzzi, waterfalls and a giant bucket that fills then...More

Thank LucyWilts2015
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

This place has everything families need except for a soft play area. The swimming pool offers great facilities and reasonable timetables but the place is disgusting. The flume steps are rusty, the walkways are not very healthy looking (god knows what's on the floor) so...More

Thank Biztwig
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Shannon's F
21 August 2017|
Response from Paul H | Reviewed this property |
8 years old. Hope that helps 😎
Mollie M
6 February 2017|
Response from RomseyRapids | Property representative |
Hi Mollie, Splash time is use of the features pool, toddler area with pirate ship and slide and bubble seat, the flume is not open. In a fun Swim everything is open. Swimming session descriptions can be found on our website... More
8 May 2015|
Response from RomseyRapids | Property representative |
Hello, the train station is a 10 - 15 minute walk away from The Rapids and is one of the easier ways of getting to the building. If you choose to take the train, the direct service from Southampton Central takes roughly... More