Public Swimming

Dive back into Swimming at York Sport!

Public Swimming Prices

We can’t wait to get everyone back in the pool!

Head to our reopening FAQ’s Page for more information 

If you have a query that has not been covered please email or call us at 01904 325751

Public Swimming

Our normal swimming prices are shown in the table below.  As we can only have one price available on our online booking system, all swim sessions are currently priced at £4.95.  10 for 8 swim cards are still available to be purchased from Reception at their normal prices. These swimming sessions are for lane swimming only, please ensure you are comfortable swimming full lengths before booking.

Family swims are back!

We have re-introduced Family Swim to our timetable. Family swims are now available in our Small Pool on Sundays, check the times on our Pool Timetable. This is a great a chance to get in the pool with your family in a relaxed environment, with some social distancing thrown in!

Book the session online through our booking portal  or call 01904 325751 to make a booking.  Family swim sessions can be booked 3 days in advance!

Please be aware each person attending the Family Swim session must be booked in as we have strict capacity limits to enable social distancing. Eg. If four people are attending, you need to book 4 spaces on the session.

Inclusive Swimming

We have now dedicated lanes in our open swimming sessions for inclusive swimming! If you require use of the pool hoist we ask that you call 01904 325751 to make a booking in advance.

The Main Pool at York Sport Village has reopened, and is open to members and pay as you go sessions! 

Our competition-standard 8 lane pools is one of the best in the region! This 25m pool is perfect for serious lane swimmers and fitness enthusiasts looking for a new way to exercise. We also have a 18m training pool, which will be reopening soon, and is perfect for those learning to swim, and for families looking for fun. Our training pool also hosts our very own multiple award-winning swim scheme!

Non members will be given access to our public changing room which has lockers and showers for you to use. The York Sport Cafe (currently closed due to Covid-19) is located next to our reception area and has a great view of the pool if one member of your party doesn’t fancy getting wet on the day.

10 For 8 Swim Cards

Did you know that you can get 10 swims for the price of 8 simply by paying in advance? Get your 10 for 8 card at York Sport Village reception today!

Where are we?

York Sport Village can be found on the East Campus of the University of York (York Sport Village, Lakeside Way, York,  YO10 5FG.) Parking is available at York Sport Village and the 66 bus stops outside the building throughout the year. Both UB1 and UB2 campus shuttles also stop outside the York Sport Village

If you have any questions please call us on: 01904 325751

Members Only Swimming

Please be aware there are certain times of the day reserved for members. These times are highlighted on our swimming timetable which is displayed in our reception area and online. Pool access is included in all of our Sport Village Memberships, with members benefiting from exclusive pool access at certain times, indicated on the timetable, and access to the pools from our member changing rooms which includes spa pool and steam room access.

Due to Covid 19, our timetable has changed to allow as many pool users access as possible. Please see our timetables page to see the swimming sessions available

  • Swimming Pool Regulations and Hygiene

    ·We please ask that all parents take their children to the toilet before entering the pool.

    ·We also ask that all members and non-members shower before entering the pool to help maintain the pool standards for all users.

  • Swimming with Children

    ·Children aged 8 years and over may attend public swimming unaccompanied.

    ·Children under 8 years must be accompanied in all public swimming sessions.

    ·One responsible person aged 16 or over may supervise two children aged between 4 and 7 years; or one child under 4. If you have any questions regarding this please as our reception staff.

    ·We please ask that all parents take their children to the toilet before entering the pool.

    ·We also ask that all members and non-members shower before entering the pool to help maintain the pool standards for all users.

  • Swimming Prices - When open as usual
    Category Price
    Adult £5.10
    Adult (with YorkCard) £4.35
    Concession £3.85
    Concession (with YorkCard) £3.10
    Family Swim (2 adults & 2 children) £12.75
    Children under 4 FREE

    Concession rates apply to Children under 16, Students, University of York staff and Over 60’s.