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Castle Douglas Swimming Pool and Fitness Suite

Castle Douglas Swimming Pool is 15.75m long by 6.6m wide and have a variety of activities including swimming lessons, swim fit training and public swimming. Fitness Suite has 20 stations and runs regular gym sessions.

Castle Douglas Swimming Pool - Entrance Castle Douglas Swimming Pool - Inside

Opening hours

Swimming Pool and Fitness Suite





Facility Information

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  • 4 lane traditional tank pool (15.75m x 6.6m)
  • Disabled Access with changing area and poolside hoist
  • Public swimming
  • School lessons
  • Private lessons
  • Lifesaving classes
  • Swimming Club
  • Aquacise
  • 20 station fitness suite
  • Gym sessions
  • Development of individual training programmes
  • Professional advice
  • Circuit Classes
  • Boxercise
  • Metafit
  • Swedish style log cabin sauna, that seats approximately 10

Swim Ratio

Public Swimming Ratios

1 Adult: 1 Child under 4 years of age
1 Adult: 2 Children aged between 4 and 7 years (inclusive)

Swimming Lessons

A wide range of swimming programmes are available at local swimming pools. Lessons are open to everyone and have been designed to help individuals progress regardless of age, ability or confidence. Places on the lesson programmes can be booked with staff at our pools.


Swimming Pool

At our swimming pool, we offer a range of different water activities - so there is something for everyone.

Easter Holiday Timetable (14th April - 20th April)


7.15am - 9.00am: Early Birds
9.00am - 10.00am: Rookies
10.00am - 11.00am: Over 50's Aquacise
11.00am - 12.30pm: Over 50's
12.30pm - 5.30pm: Public Swimming
5.30pm - 7.00pm: Swim Club
7.00pm - 9.00pm: Ladies Only

7.15am - 9.00am: Early Birds
9.00am - 10.00am: Over 50s Aquacise
10.00am - 12.30pm: Public Swimming
12.30pm - 1.30pm: Over 50's
1.30pm - 8.00pm: Public Swimming
8.00pm - 9.00pm: Swim Fit


7.15am - 9.00am: Early Birds
9.00am - 12.30pm: Public Swimming
12.30pm - 1.30pm: Over 50s Aquacise
1.30pm - 6.30pm: Public Swimming
6.30pm - 9.00pm: Adults Only

7.15am - 9.00am: Swim Club & Early Dips
9.00am - 10.00am: Rookies
10.00am - 8.00pm: Public Swimming
8.00pm - 9.00pm: Aquacise


7.15am - 9.00am: Swim Club & Early Dips
9.00am - 11.00am: Public Swimming
11.00am - 12.15pm: Over 50's Aquacise
12.15pm - 3.00pm: Facility Closed - Staff Training
3.00pm - 8.00pm: Public Swimming
8.00pm - 9.00pm: Men Only

9.00am - 3.30pm: Public Swimming
3.30pm - 4.30pm: Rookies & Pool Parties

9.30am - 10.00am: Adult Lessons
10.00am - 1.00pm: Swimming Club
1.00pm - 4.30pm: Public Swimming (Under 18s Free)

Fitness Suite

Booking is essential for all classes and places are taken on a first come first serve basis.  Class scheduled may be subject to change.


11.00am - 11.30am: Gym Induction
3.00pm - 3.30pm: Gym Induction
4.00pm -5.00pm: Junior Gym
7.00pm - 8.00pm: Circuit Class
6.30pm - 7.00pm: Metafit Dalbeattie
8.00pm - 8.30pm: Metafit Kirkcudbright

2.00pm - 2.30pm: Gym Induction
6.00pm - 6.30pm: Metafit (Castle Douglas Town Hall)
7.00pm - 8.00pm: Boxercise (Castle Douglas Sports Centre)

2.30pm - 3.00pm: Gym Induction
4.00pm - 5.00pm: Junior Gym
6.00pm - 6.30pm: Gym Induction
8.00pm - 9.00pm: Legs, Burns and Tums
8.00pm - 9.00pm: Circuit Class (Dalbeattie Sports Centre)
2.00pm - 2.30pm: Gym Induction
8.00pm - 8.30pm: Metafit Kirkcudbright

3.30pm - 4.00pm: Gym Induction
4.00pm - 5.00pm: Junior Gym
11.00am - 12noon: Swim Club Sports Specific
2.00pm - 2.30pm: Gym Induction (Every 2nd Week)

Fees and Charges


General Swimming





Senior Easy Access


*Please note General Swimming does not include 20p locker charge*

Health and Fitness

Fitness Suite

Fitness Class (p/h)

Health Suite inc Swim or Fit Suite

Health Suite Small






Senior Easy Access


£2.40 Prime Class



*Please note there is a on off fitness suite induction for pay as you go members of £12.55*

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Contact Details


Castle Douglas Swimming Pool and Fitness Suite

Market Street
Castle Douglas

Tel: 01556 502745
Fax: 01556 503806
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Contact Dumfries and Galloway Council T: 030 33 33 3000

Council Offices
English Street

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