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Spennymoor pool

Laps, lessons, floats and fun - swim at our pool and enjoy time in the water. Swimming is a great low impact way to get fit and stay fit. Why not try our aqua classes or maybe just splash about with the kids in our wave pool?

Swimming timetable

View the latest  Icon for pdf Spennymoor Leisure Centre - term-time swimming timetable (PDF, 240.2kb)  (term time) or  Icon for pdf Spennymoor Leisure Centre - holiday swimming timetable (PDF, 407.8kb)  (school holidays). 

The timetable is subject to change, and swim times may be disrupted due to activity set up - see our future pool closures information

    Swimming lessons 

    From babies to adults it's never too early or late to join our aqualearn swimming programme. Sign up for swimming lessons at any time and progress at your own pace. Prices start from just £19 per month which includes unlimited general swimming so you can practice what you learn as much as you like.

    Contact us to sign up for swimming lessons today.

    Swim prices and activities

    Save on every swim and aqua class, when you buy a thrive card. Call in or contact us for more information


    General swim sessions are open to all ages and abilities, great for families to create their own fun.  

    Non thrive card holder£4.20
    thrive card holder£3.80
    Child / concession£2.80
    Under 1s£1.00
    Family / group swim (up to four people)£11.00

    Aqua classes

    Visit our leisure system to book a class or activity online or to find out the latest timetable information. Alternatively, download our Icon for pdf Aqua class timetable (PDF, 166.3kb) . For more information about our aqua classes, see our Fitness classes page.

    Aqua classes (30 minutes) - non thrive card holder / thrive card holder / concession£4.20 / £3.20 / £2.70
    Aqua classes (45 minutes) - non thrive card holder / thrive card holder / concession£5.50 / £4.50 / £3.60
    Aqua classes (60 minutes) - non thrive card holder / thrive card holder / concession£6.50 / £5.50 / £4.20

    Family swim sessions

    Splash tots

    Age range: zero to five years

    Help your baby or toddler develop their confidence, including toys for lots of fun.

    Cost: £4.00 (includes one adult and one child)

    Fun sessions

    Age range: under eight's in the small pool and over eight's in the main pool.

    Toys, rafts and floats are in the pool to create a splashing time for children to enjoy during fun sessions.

    Adult non thrive card holder / thrive card holder£4.20 / £3.80

    Waves, slide and splash

    Age range: all ages (normal child admission ratios apply)

    Splashtastic family fun for families and young people, complete with slide and waves. Our five setting wave machine and slide alternate throughout the sessions.

    Cost: £2.80

    Dementia friendly sessions

    See Dementia friendly swimming for more information.

    Join online - memberships

    Sign-up for a gym or swim membership online or see our leisure centre memberships page for more information about our memberships, including prices. 

    Children's parties

    Splash into your birthday with a pool party - contact us for more information or to book.

    Pool information and facilities

    • walk-in beach style pool
    • wave pool and slide 
    • male and female changing rooms (with hairdryers)
    • mixed swimming changing rooms (with hairdryers)
    • lockers - 30p swimming 
    • disabled changing room with hoist 
    • disabled access throughout the building 
    • baby change 
    • swim items for sales from high street brands Adidas and Speedo 

    Your family's safety - supervising children

    Your family's safety is a top priority. Children under eight years must be accompanied by an adult. You must also supervise children taking into account their swimming ability and the water depth. We operate an admissions policy to ensure a safe environment for everyone:

    Pool typeChildren's ageNumber of adults
    Pools below 1m depth0-7One adult per two children
    All other pools
    (Please note that this includes Freeman's Quay Leisure Centre's small pool due to its adjustable floor.)
    0-3One adult per child
    4-7One adult per two children

    Future pool closures

    We have no planned closures at the moment.

    Contact us
    Spennymoor Leisure Centre
    03000 261 161
    Our address is:
    • High Street
    • Spennymoor
    • County Durham
    • United Kingdom
    • DL16 6DB
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