Tooting Bec Lido  

 
 
ADDRESS
Tooting Bec Road, SW16 1RU
 
 
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OPENING TIMES
May 6am-6pm | June & August 6am-8pm | September 6am-5pm
 
PRICES
£6.20 (Adults), £3.80 (Children & Concessions), £16.25 (Family 2 Adults, 2 Children)
 

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Tooting Bec LidoA lovely large (90m long) and hugely popular lido. Despite being the earliest purpose-built open air pool in London, continual upgrades and investment have kept Tooting Bec Lido in good shape. Recent improvements include a facelift for the foyer and a suite of jacuzzis and saunas; it was also re-sealed and re-painted a couple of years ago. To keep the youngsters entertained, there's a shallow paddling pool with toy animals for your water babies to play with. It's a lovely spot in the scenic setting of Tooting Bec Common, which is shielded from the pond by a tree-lined bank, providing a wonderful opportunity to lie out on a lazy summer day. But be warned: it can get very busy in the summer months with 2,000 visitors a day passing through. If you prefer to avoid the crowds, you can swim in peace during the less busy months from October to May by joining the South London Swimming Club who have been racing here since 1908 and bravely do so at Christmas and on New Year's Day.

 

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Tooting Bec Tube Station
 
18 minutes walk
 
Balham Tube Station
 
19 minutes walk
 
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StreathamRailway Station
 
10 minutes walk
 
Streatham Hill Railway Station
 
13 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Holiday Inn Express Wimbledon South
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £45  33% off
200 High Street, SW19 | 2 miles from Tooting Bec Lido
Set in a delightfully leafy part of South London, this budget hotel offers all the gentle pleasures of Wimbledon, but, with the Northern Line right on ... More
 
 
 
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London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
Foxgrove Road, BR3 | 5.2 miles from Tooting Bec Lido
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QUEENS Skate, Dine, Bowl
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17 Queensway, Bayswater, London W2 | 5.9 miles from Tooting Bec Lido
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Norman Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 6.8 miles from Tooting Bec Lido
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The Exhibit, 12 Balham Station Road, SW12 | 19 minutes from Tooting Bec Lido
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Selkirk Road, SW17 | 24 minutes from Tooting Bec Lido
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575 Wandsworth Road, SW8 | 2.6 miles from Tooting Bec Lido
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48 Abbeville Road, SW4 | 31 minutes from Tooting Bec Lido
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1 Shrubbery Road, SW16 | 9 minutes from Tooting Bec Lido
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34 Streatham High Road, SW16 | 12 minutes from Tooting Bec Lido
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Parchmore Place, CR7 | 2.5 miles from Tooting Bec Lido
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10 Ballingdon Road, Wandsworth, SW11 | 34 minutes from Tooting Bec Lido
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67 Clapham High Street, SW4 | 2.2 miles from Tooting Bec Lido
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68 Clapham High Street, SW4 | 2.2 miles from Tooting Bec Lido
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30 Acre Lane, SW2 | 2.2 miles from Tooting Bec Lido
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Riverside Walk, Nine Elms Lane, Nine Elms Lane, Vauxhall, Battersea, London SW8 | 3.5 miles from Tooting Bec Lido
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66 Royal Hospital Road, Chelsea, Chelsea, London SW3 | 3.8 miles from Tooting Bec Lido
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