Peterborough Lido

Bishops Road, Peterborough, PE1 1YY

Call: 01733 864 761


Open between May and September, the Peterborough Lido is a much-loved outdoor swimming pool built in 1936 which is enjoyed by over 20,000 visitors every summer.

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 Adult Children under 16
No Vivacity Card £5.80 £4.10
With Vivacity Card £5.10 £4.10
Family Ticket (2 Adults and 2 Children) £16.50
Family Ticket with food (2 Adults and 2 Children) £26.00

FREE for under 5's with Vivacity Card. Please ask for details.  

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.

The responsible adult must be in the pool at the same time as the child. Children under the age of 5 must be accompanied by at least one adult.


An adult may accompany up to two children between 5 and 8 years old. 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 open for the summer season between May 27th and September 3rd. 

Monday 09.00am-19.00pm
Tuesday 09.00am-19.00pm
Wednesday 09.00am-19.00pm
Thursday 09.00am-19.00pm
Friday 09.00am-19.00pm
Saturday 09.00am-19.00pm
Sunday 09.00am-19.00pm

Please note: Times are subject to suitable weather and may be changed for event bookings.

Join the Friends of Peterborough Lido for just £5

Benefits of becoming a friend includes:

  • Pre-season swim and lunch from the café
  • Post season swim and lunch from the café
  • 10% off the café - not including ice creams and lollies
  • A free Friends of Peterborough Lido t-shirt


Fill out the application form below to register your interest in becoming a friend

Friends of Peterborough Lido Application

Terms and Conditions

Must attend 50% of Friends of the Lido meetings. Membership Benefits are for individual use only