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Free swimming pool

When we have great weather, lovely free place to go. Does get busy. This is a sea pool so can be... read more

Reviewed August 28, 2018
Vanessa J
Plymouth, United Kingdom
Great pool, dirty toilets

This is our fave pool. Always lovely to swim, rain or shine. BUT the toilets are dirty. No soap or... read more

Reviewed August 25, 2018
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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James Street | Mount Wise, Plymouth PL1 4HG, England
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Reviewed August 28, 2018

When we have great weather, lovely free place to go. Does get busy. This is a sea pool so can be cold so bring your wetsuits if not a sunny day.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed August 25, 2018 via mobile

This is our fave pool. Always lovely to swim, rain or shine. BUT the toilets are dirty. No soap or paper. Great shame.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 7, 2018

Right now we are having the weather that makes this such a fantastic place to visit. I did visit a couple of years ago and it was a bit cold but right now whilst it's so hot this is just what you need to cool...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 13, 2018 via mobile

Fun shallow pools for young kids and a deeper swimming pool for lengths. Very clean. Situated in an outstanding setting with great views. Free entry makes this an unbeatable venue!

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Local_Jan_Lad
Reviewed July 12, 2018

I had some friends visit this week from other areas of the country and the weather was very hot. I remembered the Mount Wise Pools that had been renovated a few years ago. It is a very beautiful setting. There was a changing facility and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank Carole K
Reviewed June 29, 2018 via mobile

Fun and free day out, supervised by very attentive lifeguards. Cafe on site for crisps and ice lollies and one just outside for lunch. Be prepared to queue as they do a one in, one out policy at peak times. Only problem we had was...More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank Robyn M
Reviewed May 29, 2018 via mobile

First time visit for me although my wife grew up in the area so it was a return visit for her. Free to get into which when you have young children, is great. Clean sea water filled pools and lifeguards on duty the whole time....More

Date of experience: May 2018
2  Thank peterjs74
Reviewed August 21, 2017 via mobile

Wonderful swimming pools on a hot sunny day FREE entry Very safe for kids & they love it Free parking, food and drink available to buy, Overall cheap day out

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank bluebellDix
Reviewed August 14, 2017

Mount wise swimming pools these pools are a huge benefit to local swimmers and indeed everybody from the Plymouth area,parking is limited. There are two pools for adults and two fun pools for children,all areas are kept very clean,the whole area is very closely monitored...More

Date of experience: July 2017
2  Thank Terry P
Reviewed July 26, 2017

This pool is magic. You can park close by for free. Walk along the promenade and this white gem appears and it is free to Enter! If you wish to swim in Plymouth this pool is a must go to.

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank adriank63
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Chris D
September 3, 2015|
Response from Iwantyourfood | Reviewed this property |
hello! i live close by and here are your answers! 1. during term time they open at 12-6 weekdays and 10-6 weekends. half term 10-6 all week. they're open bank holiday and on a tuesday and thursday they have late night... More