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London Fields Lido
- +44 (0)20 7254 9038
We wanted to read, tan by water, and do some laps which this place more than satisfied.
1. For gosh sake bring a yoga mat or three if you want to vitamin D your back; cement is not grass
2.There is only one corner of this facility that has sun from 11:00-16:00, find it or risk leaving vs. nomading your kit to pavement previously thought inhabitable, yes even me a former Boy Scout misjudged...more
Outdoor heated pool, in the middle of a park! COME ON.
Its just gorgeous - and competitive - BRING a friend and see who can get to 10 lengths first. A sure way to make sure that you are hungry enough to justify whatever you want afterwards.
Its heated (as I said) - which means that even swimming in rain is fun.
You can admire the high-rise apartments nearby and wonder if they are also...more
It's no where near where I live but on a hot summers day it is so worth the trek...and the long line to get in.
It was busy on a Sunday but there was still room for me to lay out my towel and shtuff on the pool deck.
My main goal that day was to dip in, get out, lay on my towel and read my book until the sun naturally dried me off. and repeat until Im satisfied. BUT if I wanted to actually...more
It can get crazy busy on hot summer days and the concrete 'beach' area is not the most comfortable for sunbathing but it's one of the nicest pools you can swim in in London.
The pool is heated to a good temperature for swimming but not gossiping so don't go here for that unless the weather is fine. Personally I prefer to go when the weather is not so great. It's much quieter and there is...more
Splishy sploshy splashy, that's just how my afternoon went when me and the girls decided to don our swimwear, some of us wearing a little inappropriate outfits (not naming anyone Huddy!) and head on down to the local pool.
Who cares if it's a breezy day, we are British after all. We swim n the Atlantic Ocean, a little pool in Hackney does not fill us with fear. Well actually it was the crazy...more