The Swimming Pool at Clifton College Sports Centre

bristol swimming poolOur 25m indoor Swimming Pool is maintained at a constant 29°C and has well-equipped changing rooms. We run a variety of swim sessions aimed at catering for all ages and swimming abilities.

  • Adults Only – Designated Slow, Medium and Fast lanes for 16 years+ swimmers
  • Open Swim – Designed for families (no designated lanes). Open to adults but lane swimming not recommended
  • Family Fun Swim – Fun swims with floats. All children must be accompanied by adults.
  • Pool Inflatable Fun – Last Sunday of each month, our NEW Twin track pool inflatable is available for children. All children must be accompanied by adults in the pool.



SWIMTAG is a training aid and monitoring system that tracks your progress in the pool and is FREE to Clifton College Sports Centre members.

Once you have recorded your first swim and registered your account simply login with your email and password to see your swim.

The SWIMTAG homepage keeps you up to date with your latest progress and achievements, recording the number of lengths, split times, stroke rate and stroke type allowing you to share results with friends! With every swim recorded we will notify you of new PB’s,competition and challenge updates.

What our customers say…

Visits to the swimming pool punctuate my week and are the basis of my regular fitness regime at the age of 65
Peter Whittington
I love the SWIMTAG monitoring system, and that the pool is often not over-crowded in the evenings
Simon Peters
There is a lovely atmosphere in the swimming pool, the people are friendly and the water is kept to a nice temperature all year round
Sandra Fry


Swimming Pool Timetable

Please ensure you have the latest opening hours information as Swimming Pool timings change each term and in the holidays.

 Summer Holiday 2017 Opening Times

Friday 30th June – Wednesday 6th September 

Monday0630 - 0930N/A1600 - 18001800 - 2200
Tuesday0630 - 0930N/A1600 - 18001800 - 2200
Wednesday0630 - 0930N/A1600 - 18001800 - 2200
Thursday0630 - 0930N/A1600 - 18001800 - 2200
Friday0630 - 0930N/A1600 - 18001800 - 2200
Saturday0630 - 14001400 - 15001500 - 18001800 - 1900
Sunday0800 - 10001000 - 12001200 - 14001400 - 1900

**Please note that on Saturday 1st July the pool will be closed 0930 – 1200**

**Children’s Fun Swim sessions are strictly for children and their families. Length/Lane swimming is not permitted during these sessions**

**Please note that last entry to the Sports Centre is strictly 20 minutes before the facilities close**

**August Bank Holiday Weekend Opening Times**

Saturday 26th & Sunday 27th August – Normal weekend opening times

Monday 28th August – Adult Swim 0800 – 1000, Open Swim 1000 – 1200, Adult Swim 1200 – 1600


Download our TERM timetable


Download our summer holiday timetable