Peterborough Lido

The beloved Peterborough Lido will soon be opening its doors for another exciting season, with preparations well underway!

We are planning to open on Saturday 25th May 2019 - Further details to follow. 

This year we will be offering additional sessions such as Midnight swims, extending our early morning swim offering to include Sundays, and back by popular demand our Summer Solstice. More details to follow.  

Remember, swimming is also free for all children under 5's with a Vivacity card, so treat the family to a perfect day out.

Looking for something different to do this May half term check out our Inflatable fun park, taking place at the Embankment Sports and Athletics Arena next to The Regional Pool and Fitness Centre. See link for more details.



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.



Admission Fees

Card Type


Children under 16

No Vivacity Card



With Vivacity Card



Under 5's
Free if they're registered to a Vivacity Card. Please ask for details.  



Family Ticket (2 Adults and 2 Children)



Family Ticket with food (2 Adults and 2 Children)



30 consecutive day pass



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 closed for the season - see you May 2019

The Lido opens for the summer season between May and September. 

Monday 9.00am-7.00pm
Tuesday 9.00am-7.00pm
Wednesday (Early bird swim) 7.30am-7.00pm
Thursday 9.00am-7.00pm
Friday 9.00am-7.00pm
Saturday 9.00am-7.00pm
Sunday (Early bird swim) 7.30am-7.00pm

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