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Crown Pools

Crown Street, Ipswich IP1 3JA, England
+44 1473 433655
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Ipswich council need to do better than this ☹️

Not a good day hope to take my children swimming with my mum and learnt that the lesuire pool was... read more

Reviewed June 26, 2018
lagibbons
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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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Good competition pool, a bit cold but too many pound coins required and staff not always helpful

Went swimming there today at 10.30. The competition pool was clean and quiet but I always find it... read more

Reviewed October 29, 2017
SamIpswich
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Ipswich
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Crown Pools has a competition swimming pool, leisure pool with wave machine and water jets and a gym. Currently undergoing a refurbishment.
  • Excellent7%
  • Very good35%
  • Average48%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible10%
29 Oct 2017
“Good competition pool, a bit cold but too many pound coins required and staff not always helpful”
18 Oct 2017
“Needs updating”
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Hours Today: 7:15 a.m. - 8:45 p.m.
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Crown Street, Ipswich IP1 3JA, England
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Reviewed June 26, 2018 via mobile

Not a good day hope to take my children swimming with my mum and learnt that the lesuire pool was closed and we couldn't go my children was so upset and I was fuming as i had checked on there site to see what time...More

3  Thank lagibbons
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Reviewed October 29, 2017

Went swimming there today at 10.30. The competition pool was clean and quiet but I always find it cold. One point I'd like to make it that the pool attendants rarely seem to notice what is going on but seem mainly to be chatting among...More

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Reviewed October 18, 2017 via mobile

In the town centre and next to an expensive car park. It's very old looking and bit run down. It does have flukes that are never open. Also there are small slides for kids water splashes and a wave machine. Not to bad. The staff...More

3  Thank lindybohan
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Reviewed July 5, 2017

My first visit to Crown Pools for two or three years, as I live nearer to Stowmarket than Ipswich. I have to say, I found Crown Pools sparklingly clean, with plenty of changing cubicles, clean toilets and lots of showers that work. The pool itself...More

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Reviewed May 29, 2017

I often go to crown pools for one reason being that I get in there for free and it is local to me. I would never pay to go in this place even though it only costs a couple of quid. It has recently had...More

2  Thank Tim B
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Reviewed June 29, 2016 via mobile

The facilities are looking old & tired, especially the changing rooms & surrounding area. Whenever I've been, which is usually during the week after work, the changing rooms are filthy. This is the main reason which has put me off going! However, the kids pool...More

1  Thank Laura B
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Reviewed June 29, 2016 via mobile

For £4.10 per adult you don't expect luxury so it's alright. We do go regularly with our 7 month old water baby. She loves it. The water is very warm in the baby pool / teaching pool. Pretty chilly in the big leisure pool though...More

Thank Charley W
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Reviewed June 12, 2016 via mobile

I lane swim here twice a week in the 8 lane 25metre pool and I always find the pool water very clean and chlorine to a minium. There's a warm temperature baby pool and a gradient leisure pool with a wave machine on every 20mins,...More

Thank rachey6464
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Reviewed February 21, 2016

Came to Ipswich on a day out during half term with 2 children (age 11 and 7). There is one good sized lane swimming pool - strict lane swimming, one baby pool - lovely and warm but full of tiny people and parents and the...More

1  Thank Marian L
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Reviewed February 21, 2016

Considering this place had a 'multi million pound' refurb back in 2012 it's really starting to look shabby already. Peeling paint, faulty lockers, scummy walls and a wave machine that is certainly losing it's oomph! I think the refit was done on the cheap to...More

2  Thank BennyBlue
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