Whether you simply want a relaxing swim at the end of a hard day or whether you're training for a competitive event, Ethos' 25m five lane deck level swimming pool, set in bright and modern surroundings, provides an ideal swimming environment. With a sauna, steam room and spa pool, weekend family swim sessions, and swimming lessons, there is something for everyone.

Please note: Ethos Easter vacation hours are in operation from Saturday 24 March – Friday 27 April inclusive. Please see Easter vacation swimming pool timetable, (pdf) for updated operation times.

Swimming pool

Opening hours

The pool is open from:

Term time:

  • 07.00 - 22.00 on weekdays
  • 08.00 - 20.00 on weekends

Vacation time

  • 07.00 – 20.00 on weekdays
  • 08.00 - 16.00 weekends

Ethos Swimming Pool will close at 18.00 on Tuesday 29 May due to an internal event. Ethos apologises for any inconvenience caused. 

During term time the pool is used by student clubs and may not be unavailable to members. 
Please View pool timetable (pdf) for more information. 
The last entry is half an hour before closing time. 

Using the pool

Students - the swimming pool is free of charge to all Imperial students.

Staff - staff members on the basic membership must pay to use the pool, sauna, steam room and spa. We offer an unlimited swim bolt on which costs £21 a month and will allow you unlimited access to the swimming pool for one month. Please note that normal swimming pool access times remain in place - please check the swimming pool timetable for swim times. 

Children - children are not permitted to swim, except during family swim times, from 09.00 - 11.00 on a Saturday or Sunday and accompanied by an adult member, or as part of FastFin lessons or a school. Children must be with an adult, if the child is 8 or older and a competent swimmer then adults may watch them from the viewing area. Please note the lane is open to all users. 

Swimming lessons

Fastfin logoSwimming lessons are available for all, including children between the ages of 5 and 16. These lessons are run by FastFins, a professional swimming school with well-qualified and experienced teachers.

Please visit the commercial Sport Imperial website for more details or contact FastFins for further details on swimming lessons and how to book:
Tel: +44 (0)7967 660 050 | Email: info@fastfins.co.uk | Website: www.fastfins.co.uk

Swimming pool photo

25m five lane deck level swimming pool with a sauna, steam room and spa pool.

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25m five lane deck level swimming pool with a sauna, steam room and spa pool.

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25m five lane deck level swimming pool with a sauna, steam room and spa pool.