Sanquhar F.U.N. Pool

The FUNpool is a modern swimming pool providing a range of different swimming activities. Whether it's lane swimming, learning to swim, taking part in a aqua-aerobics class or concentrating on improving your technique, there is something for everyone at the FUNpool.

FUN Pool Excercise machines at FUN Pool FUN Pool entrance

Facility information

  • 4 lane, 16.75 x 8 metres pool
  • Teaching pool 8 x 4 metres
  • Sauna and steam room adjacent to poolside
  • Unisex changing village
  • Separate change area for gym users for both male and female
  • 18 station fitness suite with air conditioning and satellite TV

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.


All pay as you go sessions are for a 60 minute period.


12.30-1.30pm: Lunch Time Swim (Adults Only)
1.45 - 4.00pm: Public Swimming 
4.00-5.00pm: Rainbow Swim Scheme
5.00-7.30pm: Public swimming
7.30-9.00pm: Adults Only

Gym hours - 12.30-21.00pm

12.30-1.30pm: Lunch Time swim (Adults Only)
1.45-4.00pm: Public Swimming
5.00-6.00pm: Fun Session
6.00-7.00pm: Aqua-Trim shared access Public Swimming
7.00-9.00pm: Lifeguard Training

Gym hours - 12.30-21.00pm

11.45-12.30pm: Aqua-trim (Shared access)
12.30-1.30pm: Lunchtime Swim (Adults Only)
1.45-4.00pm: Public Swimming
4.00-5.00pm: Rainbow Swim Scheme
5.00- 7.00pm: Public Swimming
7.00-9.00pm: Aqua-trim and Ladies Swimming

Gym hours - 11.00-21.00pm

12.30-1.30pm: Lunch Time Swim (Adults Only)
1.45-4.00pm: Public Swimming
5.30-7.30pm: Free Public Swimming for Under 18's
7.30-9.00: Adults Only / Adult Lessons

Gym hours - 12.30-21.00pm


7.30-9.00am: Early Dippers
9.00-11.00am: Public Swimming* Mother and Baby Class
11.00-12.00: Adult Warm water Session (32◦c)
12.30-1.30pm: Lunch Time Swim (Adults Only)
1.30-2.30 pm: Over Fifties Swimming
4.00-6.00pm: Rainbow Swim Scheme
6.00-7.30pm: Public swimming
7.30-9.00pm: Adults Only / Lane swimming available

Gym hours - 7.30-9.00pm

10.00-12.00am: Rainbow Swim Scheme
12.00-2.00pm: Public swimming
2.00 - 3.00pm: Available for private hire

Please call to confirm public swimming times.

Gym hours - 10.00-3.00pm


1.00pm - 4.00pm: Public Swimming

Gym Hours - 1.00-4.00pm

Fees and charges


General Swimming





Senior Easy Access


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

Leisure passes and membership

The Council's Profiles Plus membership package offers unlimited access to our facilities during normal public opening times.

Location map


Related Information

Contact Details


Sanquhar F.U.N. Pool

Blackaddie Road

Tel: 01659 58018
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Contact Dumfries and Galloway Council T: 030 33 33 3000

Council Offices
English Street

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