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Saltdean Lido

Closed Now: 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Open today: 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
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Dog swimming session! 👍👍👍👍👍

Me and the wife and the dog went to Salt Dean Lido for the dog swimming session. We had a brilliant... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Guildford, United Kingdom
via mobile
doggy day

We drove 3 hours to get here for the doggy swim and we all had a great time! What a fantastic idea... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Saltdean Lido is the country's only Grade II* listed lido. The 1930's swimming pool has been refurbished and opens June 2017 for the summer season. The swimming pool offers heated water and there is a separate children's paddling pool and play area...more
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Saltdean Lido The Oval Park Saltdean Park Road, Brighton BN2 8SP, England
+44 1273 069984
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and the wife and the dog went to Salt Dean Lido for the dog swimming session. We had a brilliant day, and what a clever way to make most of the facility before it closes for the winter break. We are most defiantly going...More

Thank Hammy8000
Reviewed 1 week ago

We drove 3 hours to get here for the doggy swim and we all had a great time! What a fantastic idea to open the place up to our furry friends. When we were in the queue to get in I was thinking that we...More

Thank sarpor
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We drove to Saltdean from Reading with our 2 water mad Spaniels for the end of season dog swim and had a brilliant time. As other reviews say it was not luxurious and still in need of TLC in places but surely this is to...More

Thank Sam M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thank you so much for letting us and our dogs swim today. We and Millie loved it and we have a very tired dog now. Please put us on the list for next year. All the dogs were so well behaved just a wonderful event

Thank rakeevil
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a superb project/cause and it will be just amazing once finished. If you know the history of the place and how hard the volunteers have worked to raise the money to start restoring it, it makes you a little more sympathetic to the...More

Thank fivenaughtycats
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Although I understand the need for this worthwhile community project to make money to improve the site which has marvellous potential with good management, which it obviously lacks. The following lists just some of the items on the day :- Told that the toddler sprays...More

1  Thank Enthusia
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

Lovely way to spend an hour on a cloudy Saturday. Pool is perfectly fine temperature for some lengths (and when you're adjusted a natter at the end). So good to swim outside, water is clear, pool is clean and you can see the sky. We...More

Thank Andrew H
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

Went here with my partner and children (7 and 10). The children had a great time as there were no limits to how long they could stay in the pool (unlike arundel where we’d been the previous week). The very small cafe ran out of...More

Thank Karen D
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

We expected rather more and were rather disappointed. The lido was run down and the changing rooms, showers and toilets dilapidated and dirty. The lockers didn’t work on the main historic art deco building was screened off by builders hoardings. That said, we went on...More

2  Thank Ulchabhan
Reviewed 31 July 2018

I live locally and love the Lido and have supported its restoration since day one. So many times though this year I have walked down there to find if has 'technical issues and is closed'. After days of the water level being dangerously low (when...More

1  Thank BrightonLocal1965
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Lana M
7 August 2018|
Response from alisonm721 | Reviewed this property |
Whenever you want in slot but you have to be out by the finish time.
stephen l
28 July 2018|
Response from julesbirdie | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can pay there but I do not think they accept cash.
25 July 2018|
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Response from tanzicat | Reviewed this property |
I was there last weekend and another family had their Pug with them. I asked the staff if dogs were allowed and was told in general no but they had not seen the little dog come in. It was far too hot for the dog as there was... More