Peterborough Lido

The beloved Peterborough Lido is now open for the peak summer season!

This year at the Lido, there will be a whole host of new activities on offer. From celebrating Summer Solstice on June 21 to the introduction of early bird morning swims and children’s fun inflatable evenings, there will be something for everyone to enjoy.

Remember, swimming is also free for all children under 5 so treat the family to a perfect day out! 


Closures at the Lido:


Full building closures 

  • Closing at 5pm on Tue 10 Jul

Teaching pool closures 

  • 9 Jul - 10am-2pm
  • 10 Jul - 10am-2pm
  • 11 Jul - 10am-2pm
  • 12 Jul- 10am-2pm
  • 13 Jul - 10am-2pm
  • 16 Jul - 10am-2pm
  • 17 Jul - 10am-2pm 
  • 19 Jul - 10am-6:30pm



Bishops Road, Peterborough. PE1 1YY

Call: 01733 864 761 

Email: or

This fantastic outdoor swimming complex offers three heated outdoor swimming pools; a 50m heated main pool, a teaching pool for children and a paddling pool for toddlers.

The three large sun-bathing terraces, a large grass lawn and play area for the kids make the Lido  the perfect venue for a fun family day out. There is also an onsite cafe serving hot and cold food as well as ice-cream and refreshments.


 Inflatable Fun:

Our 'Inflatable Fun' sessions are new this year at the Lido.

  • Age: 14-17 year old only
  • £2.50 per child
  • 7.30pm-8.30pm


  • Friday 20 July
  • Friday 3 August
  • Friday 17 August
  • Friday 31 August

Early Bird swim:

  • Wednesdays from 7.30am


Admission Fees

Card Type Adult Children under 16
No Vivacity Card £5.90 £4.20
With Vivacity Card £5.40 £4.20
Family Ticket (2 Adults and 2 Children) £18
Family Ticket with food (2 Adults and 2 Children) £28
30 consecutive day pass £35

FREE for under 5's with Vivacity Card. Please ask for details.  

Entrance to the Lido is free to some Vivacity gym members and discounted with some Vivacity cards, please give us a call for more information.  

Children using the pool under the age of eight must be accompanied and supervised by a parent/guardian or a suitable, responsible adult who is at least 18 years old.

Ratio's of children under 8 years old to adults is, 2:1 in the teaching pool and 1:1 in the main pool

Children aged 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult, ratio 1:1.


Vivacity operates a suitable swimwear policy that must be followed at all times.

For more information call on 01733 864 761 or email

The Lido is now open.

The Lido is open for the summer season between May and September.

Monday 09.00am-19.00pm
Tuesday 09.00am-19.00pm
Wednesday (Early bird swim) 07.30am-19.00pm
Thursday 09.00am-19.00pm
Friday 09.00am-19.00pm
Saturday 09.00am-19.00pm
Sunday 09.00am-19.00pm

Please note: Times are subject to suitable weather and may be changed for event bookings.

Join the Friends of Peterborough Lido for just £5 per year

Benefits of becoming a friend include:

  • Exclusive pre-season swim and lunch from the outdoor café
  • Exclusive post-season swim and lunch from the outdoor café
  • 10% discount off the café - not including ice creams and lollies

 Complete the membership form below to become a Friend!

Friends of Peterborough Lido Application