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The Pools, Swimming and Health Centre

James Street, Carlisle CA2 5AZ, England
+44 1228 810881
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Good local pool

I visited with my baby so only used he 10m pool. Changing rooms were clean. Plenty of lockers. My... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Katie_the_vet
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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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 2 weeks ago
LondonFamily88
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London
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2 weeks ago
“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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+44 1228 810881
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Reviewed 1 week ago 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

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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!

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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!

Thank Martyn M
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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.

Thank Simon B
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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

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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 .

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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

Thank Graeme H
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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

Thank ZoeRK
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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

1  Thank Colin L
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Reviewed 29 September 2015 via mobile

My son has had lessons at for nearly a year now.you can imagine how much ive spend.arrived for lesson on monday normaly 10 in class in medium size pool squashed in the bottom but this week their was 11 my son had to hold on...More

Thank aka123x
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