Herne Farm Leisure Centre – Swimming Pool

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Swimming Pool

The Swimming Pool has both ‘Bookable’ and ‘Open’ swimming sessions.

Pool Opening Times

Open 8.00 am – 23.00 pm Monday – Friday

Open 8.00 am – 23.00 pm Saturday & Sunday


The Pool is for Residents Only and their guests*.

No Children under 16 years old are allowed in the Swimming Pool Area unless accompanied and supervised at all times by a responsible Resident Adult.

Any abuse of the Rules** may result in the key fob being locked out.

Any Inflatable items must be used responsibly and with consideration for other Pool users.

No Paid Swimming Lessons are allowed.


  • From Monday 4th October 2021 following feedback from residents, some sessions will now be available to use without ‘Booking’, allowing residents to swim 7 days a week. 
  • Bookings: Residents are limited to ‘Book’ 2 sessions per week, and Pool Time is limited to 40 minutes only.
  • Summary of changes are:-
    • Weekdays – (Mon to Fri). 
    • 08:00 to 14:40 – 10 Bookable sessions.
    • 14:40 to 16:40 –  1  Open session.
    • 16:40 to 20:40 –  6  Bookable sessions.
    • 20:40 to 23:00 –  1  Open session.
    • Weekends – (Sat & Sun).
    • 08:00 to 13:20 –  8  Bookable sessions.
    • 13:20 to 18:00 –  1  Open session.
    • 18:00 to 18:40 –  Pool Unavailable (Maintenance).
    • 18:40 to 23:00 –  1  Open session.
    • The balance between ‘Booked’ and ‘Open’ sessions and the ‘Times of the sessions’ will be reviewed when the popularity of the sessions have been determined, and in the light of feedback from swimmers.
  • Residents can book sessions via phone or email.
    If you are unable to keep a booking, please make every effort to cancel it, as it allows another resident to make a booking.
  • As before, the safety of residents remains the priority for the directors and the right to make further changes is reserved.
    Thank you for your patience in this matter.

  • Before making a booking your Key Fob will need to be reactivated by the Centre Manager so you can access the Centre. 
  • To make a booking you must contact the Centre:-
    • By Email at ‘manager@hernefarmlimited.co.uk’.
    • By Phone on 01730 266874.
    • Office Hours are: 09:00 to 13:00 (Mon to Fri).
    • Weekend Bookings must be made to the Centre during the Office Hours.
    • Please make a note of all your Dates and Times once your bookings have been made, and please remember to check them before going to the Centre to avoid arriving on the wrong day or time. 
    • Please contact the Centre Manager if you are unsure of your booking dates and times.
  • You must arrive on time, not before as your key fob will only be Active for the first 10 minutes of your booked swimming session.
    • If you arrive late for your booking, (not in the first 10 minutes) you will NOT be able to access the swimming pool area for your swim.


View Swimming Pool Slots already allocated to Residents.

View Full Screen Swimming Pool Calendar


 *Restrictions apply on the number of guests and their children allowed in the Pool Area.

**A list of the ‘Rules & Regulations’ can be found on the Swimming Pool Notice Board in the Main Foyer.

Please can you place ‘All Rubbish’ in the bins provided before leaving the Swimming Pool Area.