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Swimming for all the family

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Classes to match your goals

Swimming for Fun & Fitness


Whether swimming for fun or fitness, our pools offer a great swimming experience for every member of the family. From the thrilling Slipstream Waterslide and the giant whirling Space Bowl at Larkfield Leisure Centre, to Tonbridge Pool's heated Outdoor Pool, our swimming facilities are second to none.

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Larkfield Leisure Centre

Leisure Pool LarkfieldThere's nowhere quite like the Larkfield Leisure Pool! Waves, water cannons, the Lazy River Rapids, our Slipsteam 60m waterslide and the revolutionary Space Bowl, all make for a not-to-be-missed swimming adventure. And if you're more interested in improving your health and fitness levels, our 25 metre Fitness Pool offers the perfect solution.

The Toddler Pool is great new new and improving swimmers. Regular lessons are available throughout the week, as are Parent & Child Fun sessions in term time - Tuesdays at 11.30am-12.30pm and Fridays at 11am-12pm – no need to book, just turn up! The shallow Jungle Pool is perfect for the under 5s.

Our weekly Splasharound Sessions include everything children need to have a brilliant time in the water – a giant inflatable island, water toys, mats and noodles. Spasharound takes place on Saturday at 3-4pm and 4-5pm, and Sunday 10-11am. Tickets are available 30 minutes prior to the start of the session, standard swimming charges apply. Spaces are limited to 80 people and entry is restricted to children 4 to 15 years old, those under 10 years must have passed our 'Competent to Swim' test. Child Admission Policy applies.  The Inflatable is available for private hire.

Larkfield also plays host to a resident, fully-affiliated ASA Swimming Club catering for swimmers of all ages and abilities.

Swimming Prices 

  • Adult Member £4.30 | Non Member £6.70
  • Concession Member £3.50 | Non Member £4.80
  • Family Ticket Member £11.30 | Non Member £18.70
  • Under 3 years swim FREE
  • Leisure Pass Family £6.70

The Non Member prices include the Day Entry charge.

PLEASE NOTE: During busy periods a band system will operate and customers will be limited to a maximum 90 minute stay.

A Family Ticket covers: Members - all leisure centre members and their participating family. Accompanying non members must pay the activity charge.
Non members - up to two adults and two children.

Tonbridge Swimming Pool

Our Fitness Pool offers regular lane swimming sessions plus Aqua Aerobics, Swim Fit and specialist sessions for the over 50s and ladies only. We run a number of term time Parent & Child fun swim sessions during the week, as well as swimming lessons to suit all ages and abilities. Find out about Swimming Lessons.

shutterstock 91672094Look out for our Splasharound (4+) and Mini Splash (7 and under) sessions every Saturday from 10.45-11.45am, with a giant inflatable and water toys galore. Tickets can be purchased from 10.30am onwards and are sold on a first come first served basis. Mini Splash is suitable for children aged 7 years and under and Splasharound is for children 4 years + (in addition to our child admission ratios, 4 to 7 year olds must have passed the 'Competent to Swim' test). For safety reasons numbers for Splasharound and Mini Splash sessions are limited.

The Outdoor Pool opens from April to the end of September. This superb heated pool has a water arch, beach area and a swim through channel to the indoor pools. During busy periods a band system will operate and customers will be limited to a 2 hour maximum stay.

Our VIP Swimming Session for residents with special learning needs and disabilities takes place on the last Sunday of every month. The Teaching Pool with a whole host of water toys is available from 6.30pm to 8pm and the Fitness Pool from 7pm to 8pm. Those 16 years and over can visit the Spa from 6.30 to 8pm. Standard concession price applies, each paying customer is able to bring their carer free of charge. There is also a £6.20 family rate should the whole family wish to attend. For more details contact Reception on 01732 367449.

Our facilities are ideal for the disabled with easy access, dedicated changing facilities and hoists to aid access to the Fitness Pools. Before visiting please view details of our Child Admission Policy.

Swimming Prices

  • Adult Member £4.40  Non Member £5.70 | Concession Member £3.10 Non Member £4.10
  • Under 3s FREE
  • Family (2 adults/2 children) Member £10.60 | Non Member £15.20 | Leisure Pass Family £6.20
  • Aqua Classes Member £6 | Non Member £7.30 | Concession Member £5 Non Member £6
  • EXCEL Class Member £5 | Non Member £6
  • VIP Swim Session (Carers go free) £3.10 | VIP Session Family £6.20
  • Splasharound* (4 years +) Member £3.60 | Non Member £4.60
  • Mini Splash* (7 years & under) Member £3.60 | Non Member £4.60
  • Family Splasharound/Mini Splash* Member £10.80 | Non Member £13.80

*4-7 year olds must have passed the 'Competent to Swim' test.

PLEASE NOTE: There is a specator charge for the Outdoor Pool - same price as a swim. Concession charges apply to: Juniors under 16 years old, Senior Citizen over the age of 60, Students 16 plus and in full time education and those registered disabled.

Leisure Pass Tonbridge & Malling Borough Council operate a free Leisure Pass scheme for residents of the Borough who are financially disadvantaged. Find out more.