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Better than Spiceball but needs work

We drive from Banbury to use the pool because of the wave machine and flume. The pool is good but... read more

Reviewed 13 October 2018
Tom6016
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Oxford, United Kingdom
via mobile
Could do better

We used to go here frequently for a family swim but admittedly I found it a very poor swimming... read more

Reviewed 16 May 2018
Alison J
via mobile
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Reviewed 15 October 2018

One hour in the pool when the flames/wave is operating for the grandchildren. Really nice pool with a shallower pool for younger children and the main pool for more confident swimmers. Our grandsons love coming here. It always seems very clean and well organised.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Mary D
Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

We drive from Banbury to use the pool because of the wave machine and flume. The pool is good but you can't dive even at the deep end of the main pool. The whole pool is starting to show major signs of needing work and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Tom6016
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

Attending this morning a 8am (opening time on a Sunday) with my family, we were greeted with utter filth everywhere we went, the changing rooms covered in litter and wristbands from last night’s swimmers, hair and litter in the drains, plasters on poolside of which...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

We used to go here frequently for a family swim but admittedly I found it a very poor swimming facility. The changing area was dirty and never once saw anyone cleaning or checking the area. In the smaller pool there was frequently older children messing...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Alison J
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

We visited here because of the water flume, the kids had a great time and are both over 1.2m tall so were able to use the slide all on their own, wave machine was actually really good, but the pools and changing rooms were very...More

Date of experience: January 2018
2  Thank 655jimt
Reviewed 1 October 2017

A good leisure centre, lots of facilities and activities, the pool is excellent and kids love the wave machine. A small cafe rounds off any visit

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Howlo
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

This was a great day out. The changing rooms had big spacious ones for families and they were clean. The pool was a comfortable temperature. The waves and flume were good fun and the swimming pool was good for just swimming. Floats were available. The...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Ann-Marie M
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Okay for a leisurely work out. The pool is a good place for a swim but best to avoid certain times as it gets v v busy

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank MsKMs
Reviewed 18 October 2016

The children's pool has graduated depth plus two small and one strong underground bubbler, as well as a wave machine at specific times and a flume for those over 1m 20cm. There are also plenty of large floats (my kids called them boats) that they...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank LisaNorthAston_UK
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

Our first ever visit to this swimming pool. We visited as we was told this swimming pool has a wave machine, and as my children had never experienced a swimming pool with waves it was a must we visited. They was not disappointed, they loved...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Memorymaker34
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