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Hitchin Swimming Centre

Hitchin Swimming Centre has indoor and outdoor pools offering an opportunity to swim all year round, whatever the weather.

This facility is run on behalf of North Hertfordshire District Council by Stevenage Leisure Limited.

Hitchin Swimming Centre Reception Toilets Refurbishment

Refurbishment of the reception toilets started on Monday 10 November 2014. It is estimated that work should be completed early 2015. The facility will remain open throughout the works and disruption kept to a minimum.


Fishponds Road, Hitchin, Herts, SG5 1HA
Telephone: 01462 441646
Website: Stevenage Leisure Limited

 Hitchin Outdoor Pool


Opening Hours

Monday to Friday: 6.30am - 10pm
Saturday and Sunday: 7am - 6pm
Wednesday evenings: 8pm - 10pm - for Ladies only
Thursday evenings: 8pm - 10pm - for Adults only

Off-Peak = Monday to Friday 9am -5pm
Peak = At all other times and all School Holidays

Outdoor Pool

Hitchin Outdoor Pool is now closed and will re-open in May 2015.

Facilities, Prices and Programme Information

For information on the pool timetables, prices, specific swimming sessions and courses available, please refer to the programme below:

Hitchin pool programme This document is a PDF file and will open in a new window. You will need Adobe Reader to view it. (688 KB)

Facilities and services offered at the centre include:

50m heated outdoor pool

  • 25m deck level, eight-lane heated pool
  • Toddlers pools - heated indoor and outdoor
  • Parking available
  • Easy disabled access and disabled pool hoists
  • Poolside baby seats
  • Lane swimming
  • Courses and training sessions
  • Special sessions for ladies, toddlers and the over 50's
  • Cafeteria/Vending Service
  • Sunbathing terrace
  • Tiered spectator seating for 200 people
  • Gala and private hire


Hitchin Toddler Pool