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Rather dated local pool

This pool is just next to Carlisle Station, and has free parking (for 2 hours). The staff were... read more

Reviewed 30 July 2018
London, United Kingdom
dated but friendly

We swim here every week on a Monday all though the place is dated the staff do their best to keep... read more

Reviewed 5 February 2018
Simon B
Penrith, England, United Kingdom
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  • Very good30%
  • Average21%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible28%
30 Jul 2018
“Rather dated local pool”
5 Feb 2018
“dated but friendly”
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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James Street, Carlisle CA2 5AZ, England
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Reviewed 8 November 2018

Visiting friends the North-West for a few days, I made a detour to Carlisle primarily to visit the Victorian Turkish Baths/Health Suite. The staff on reception were friendly and helpful, giving a guided tour and willingly looking after my bag which would have been too...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

I visited with my baby so only used he 10m pool. Changing rooms were clean. Plenty of lockers. My main problem there were no signs telling me where the different pools, showers, toilets etc were. Pool was nice with lots of toys for the little...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 30 July 2018

This pool is just next to Carlisle Station, and has free parking (for 2 hours). The staff were friendly and the kid's pool was warm. However, the whole area (pool, showers, changing room) is in need of refurbishment!

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

This has to be the worst gym I've ever been to, we had better facilities in forward operating bases on the front line! If you come to do weights you are better off at home with a argos special multi gym!

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Martyn M
Reviewed 5 February 2018

We swim here every week on a Monday all though the place is dated the staff do their best to keep it clean and tidy.Very friendly team from the cheeky reception staff to the poolside attendants and the duty managers.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Simon B
Reviewed 19 April 2017

After waiting almost a year (yes really) for the heated rooms and steam room to be repaired- and the associated mould to be cleaned off I visited the facility today on mens day, which was swimwear optional but is now swimwear compulsory. The steam room...More

Date of experience: April 2017
5  Thank stevie_123
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Went there as im a member of workington and staying in carlisle thought try place staff friendly when arrived .

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Katarina P
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

I've been coming here since I was a baby with my parents and now I take my kids but to say this place needs a lick of paint would be the understatement of the year as if anything it has got less than it did...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank 169graemeh
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

A good session with a section for swimmers only which is great. Could do with some other things for kids to play with, a couple more balls maybe, out the Goals out, some dive toys etc. As clean and tidy as it can be in...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank ZoeRK
Reviewed 26 May 2016 via mobile

I visit the pools as often as possible as swimming is a wonderful way to exercise and keep fit . The staff at the pools are very helpful, courteous and cheerful and the welcome is always happy . The pool itself is a good facility...More

Date of experience: May 2016
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