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Royal Commonwealth Pool

22 Gracemount Drive, Edinburgh EH16 6RN, Scotland
+44 131 667 7211
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Really enjoyed it here.

Great staff and great facilities. Next time I will be using the gym for sure. Close to the city... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
ianjames345
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Aqua Dash

Over the weekend, my family and I participated in the Aqua Dash at the Commie pool. It took me two... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Sarah A
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22 Gracemount Drive, Edinburgh EH16 6RN, Scotland
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great staff and great facilities. Next time I will be using the gym for sure. Close to the city centre and Arthur seat which was a great walk.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Over the weekend, my family and I participated in the Aqua Dash at the Commie pool. It took me two months to actually get a family of four places on a Sunday and it was totally worth the wait. I am in absolute agony this...More

Thank Sarah A
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Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

Good early morning swim. The pool does open very early, about 0530, but best to check website. It was Easter holiday so best before 0900 when it will get busier. Clean water and facilities. Great to swim 50 metres for a change. There is plenty...More

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Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Guh wid friends fi lunch, no sport ting. Had an omelette but it did too cooked an microwaved, dis place gud fi di bambino pon di get fit ting but no gud fi omelette. Jah bless di omelette chef!

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Reviewed 21 February 2018

This used to be well run in the 80's not so now. If it was privately owned it would have no doubt been closed down on grounds of health and safety , cause its Edinburgh leisure it no doubt gets a indefinite back pass to...More

Thank Another C
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Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

Great to have swim in an Olympic pool. Diving facilities were amazing - dare you go off the 10m board? Staff were great, very helpful and polite. Only criticism of the place and hence lost one star - the pool was set up in lanes...More

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Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

Went for national comp, staff were friendly and helpful, lack of seating in cafe area when a big event on. Many people sitting on floor to eat, parking is a nightmare car park really small for events. Venue was clean and tidy

Thank S mc M
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Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

I go with my 4 year old to splash around and play. A small car park with no available spaces unless you are disabled in which case there are several. There's an overflow car park, unfortunately there's no system to tell you if the first...More

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Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

I always love to swim in 50m pool, so it was lucky to find one upon my visit in the city. It was easy access from the city centre by bus. Lanes are divided into 'slow' 'medium' and 'fast' and the swimming directions are different...More

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Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Visited here today for a swim. Waiting 40 mins for the kids pool which is fine. It's the holidays I understand it's going to be busy. The kids had a brilliant time... they loved the slide so I hope it's here to stay not just...More

1  Thank Saw2009
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anya556
12 September 2017|
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Response from Ed L | Property representative |
We have communal changing which include communal and some private showers. We also have separate changing for women and men if you prefer. The separate male and female changing all have individual private showers.
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louisebell48
9 September 2017|
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Response from Ed L | Property representative |
This is very limited, the events are usually on at the weekends and so there is slightly more on street parking available as the regulations for parking are different.
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