Experience an invigorating open-air dip in the heart of London at Kings Cross Pond Club. The freshwater, chemical-free, unheated pool gets quite chilly in the cool English climate, but after a little acclimatization, most visitors find the water quite refreshing. After swimming lengths in the 40 m (131 ft) bean-shaped pool lined with reeds and plants, relax on a poolside sun lounger, or ascend the viewing platform to admire the green oasis surrounded by modern developments and construction sites. Swimming sessions must be booked in advance via the pool's website. Plan your visit to Kings Cross Pond Club and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our London online route builder.
Kings Cross Pond Club Reviews
Visited last year and loved this place. It is a little oasis of swimming and relaxation gorgeousness in the middle of London - very surreal and very lovely. I also joined in the 'splash mob' swim... more »
Booked my appointment on a short trip to London after looking for cool things to do. Up came the Kings Cross Pond Club. I booked my time, but when I was travelling down they changed from summer to... more »
Nice. A little empty sometimes. But with enough people there's a great community feel. Sad to say good bye but it was always meant to be temporary.
Looks rather small, but barely got busy as people seemed disinclined to hang around in the water (20degrees that day) as such it was a good place to swim. Environment around the pond was clean and well managed. All the construction work going on around was interesting to see, but if you're looking for tranquillity, you need to look elsewhere.
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