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The Swimming Stadium

Hammarskjoeldintie 5, Helsinki 00250, Finland
+358 9 31087854
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Have a refreshing swim outdoors in a historical stadium

I live in Helsinki and have gone swimming to the Helsinki Swimming Stadium numerous times every... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2017
Helsinki, Finland
Excellent for summer days

The swim stadion was built for the helsinki olmpics and is a lovely place to spend a day or moment... read more

Reviewed 18 July 2017
Helsinki, Finland
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“olympic pool” (5 reviews)
“kids pool” (4 reviews)
“diving pool” (3 reviews)
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Hours Today: 06:30 - 20:00
Hammarskjoeldintie 5, Helsinki 00250, Finland
+358 9 31087854
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Reviewed 23 July 2017

I live in Helsinki and have gone swimming to the Helsinki Swimming Stadium numerous times every summer. It is open from late spring until the end of summer and for me it is an absolute must to go there as soon as it opens for...More

Thank 3mmis
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

The swim stadion was built for the helsinki olmpics and is a lovely place to spend a day or moment swimming. The pools are good and also the saunas. There is a hotter and milder sauna.

Thank AnnaEsk
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Build in the late 40`s for the Olympic games, a good place to visit on a hot day. Olympic pool, diving pool, children pool and a open air weight lifting area

Thank PieroSilvani
Reviewed 25 May 2017

When the weather is as cold as +13 in the end of May the swimming at the Stadium is at its best for the lack of crowds. Water is heated and maintains the temperature of + 22-25 degrees though the nights are even colder. The...More

Thank Heli P
Reviewed 28 August 2016

This place is amazing. It was built for the Olympic Games in Helsinki and it has after the Games become a classic place to visit during the summer. It offers a great outdoor pools for swimming, aqua jogging and jumping. They play music here and...More

Thank Solja V
Reviewed 25 July 2016

Coming here you need to swim on a pat of Helsinki history. This pool was part of the places where Olympic games in Helsinki took place. Located near the main Stadium it is a nice area to visit. Popular for locals for swimming during Summer...More

Thank Armando_74a
Reviewed 24 May 2016

On a warm spring, or summer's day, this is an exellent place to go for a few hours. There is a possibility of sitting basking in the sun either on the tribune or on the grass opposite. There are three basins, one for the children,...More

1  Thank Michael K
Reviewed 11 May 2016

Just returned yesterday evening from rainy and cold Malaga to find my favourite swimming pool opened to the middle of September. The ticket for the whole season is only 92 euros, so if you are an active swimmer it is really value for money compared...More

Thank Heli P
Reviewed 22 February 2016

At the very heart of the city, you'll find this oasis! It is open daily, from early morning 'till late night. Many swimmers go there very early, before going to work, and it's always well populated, but not crowded. A very nice place to go...More

Thank Jani K
Reviewed 24 October 2015

On a short walk from Pasila station lies the Swimming Stadium (Stadikka). Originally built as an Olympic pool its now used for recreational swimming. The pool hosts a slide, kiddy pool, recreational pool and a pool for aqua-aerobics and sport swimmers. Also the 10m high...More

Thank MikSarSus
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17 December 2015|
Response from MikatheFinn | Reviewed this property |
SISÄÄNPÄÄSYAJAT (OPEN) 8.5. -18.9.2016 May 5th - September 18th) ma - la 6.30 - 20.00 Monday-Saturday) su 9.00 - 20.00 (Sunday) Kassa,00 hrs) (entrance closed at 20 suljetaan klo 20, uintiaika päättyy (swimming ends at... More