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Address: Corner Howard Terrace & Greenhill Road, Burnside, South Australia 5066, Australia
Phone Number: +61 8 8366 4290
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This complex offers full-size swimming pool plus two play pools, and ample...

This complex offers full-size swimming pool plus two play pools, and ample grounds with picnic tables and barbeque grills. Swimming lessons are available in season.

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Great renovations

We are regulars at the Burnside swimming pool and the new renovations are great. Bring on summer!!!!

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
Pieter D
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Adelaide, Australia
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Adelaide, Australia
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47 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We are regulars at the Burnside swimming pool and the new renovations are great. Bring on summer!!!!

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Thank Pieter D
Burnside, Australia
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16 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

great facilities, lawn area large and well kept. Can get a hot snack as well as the usual cold drinks and ice creams on a hot day, Change rooms are clean and well kept. Staff friendly and helpful

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Thank Susanne H
Adelaide, Australia
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48 reviews
30 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 March 2016

something for everyone, kids , toddlers lap swimming even bbqs. it is located in fantastic hazel wood park. friendly staff. my little son loves it.

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Thank JavadJJ
Adelaide, Australia
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13 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2016

A lovely swimming centre with excellent facilities. I love being able to lie on the lawn under the gum trees. Lots of fun for all ages. Highly recommended!

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Thank Amelielovestotravel
Adelaide, Australia
2 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2015

Lovely Pool, with nice surroundings but I wont be going again, having to pay a spectator fee is ridiculous, I do Not swim but the kids like to so I had to pay to watch my own kids swim. We wont go again, its back to Payneham or Norwood where they can swim I can watch and even afford an... More 

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1 Thank Gemma B
Brisbane, Australia
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125 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2014

This is one of the best pools I remember as a child. But do not bother going as it is under a make over and was not open. The parklands surrounding the Burnside Swimming Centre are beautiful. You can always find plenty of shade and a well maintained lawn to have a family picnic.

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Thank 19Kathy54
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99 reviews
22 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2014 via mobile

As a citizen of northern Australia, I can say with authority that Adelaide generally does pools poorly. Too short, indoors, poor upkeep, too scarce.. Well, here's the exception that proves the rule! Awesome 50m outdoor, koalas in the trees, friendly staff, great grounds. Travel across the city for this one!

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3 Thank Notfromhere2
Adelaide
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27 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2014

like this place, convenient,great surroundings. Easy to get to, should be open longer in the year though. Quite clean and you can still find quiet corners there.

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2 Thank lebedaslebenjetzt
Adelaide, Australia
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13 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 May 2014

Brilliant outdoor pool with excellent facilities. Well defined lanes - fast, medium, slow - for lap swimming, as well as area for general swimming, and polls for children. Excellent sauna and spa. Food available. Beautiful lawns and trees and parrots. Well supervised.

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2 Thank kiwiexpress22
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175 reviews
55 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 March 2014

A great open air pool in parkland surroundings with other amenities nearby. Sometimes very crowded and more expensive than other venues.

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