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Kitsilano Pool

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Address: 2305 Cornwall Street, Vancouver, British Columbia V6K 1B6, Canada
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+1 604-731-0011

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Very large and clean. Kid friendly.

This outdoor pool is beside Kitsilano beach is one of the largest in Vancouver. It's clean, not cold and fenced with lifeguards in strategic places. There are shallow parts for... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 13 September 2016
Vancouver, Canada
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Vancouver, Canada
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6 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

Impossible to park, crowded, noisy, not worth the effort, Jericho Locarno, Spanish Banks far better and FREE to park!!

Thank sandra s
Vancouver, Canada
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5 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

This outdoor pool is beside Kitsilano beach is one of the largest in Vancouver. It's clean, not cold and fenced with lifeguards in strategic places. There are shallow parts for children and lap lanes for the athletics. Although it is a saltwater pool, the taste of the water was not salty at all. The temperature of the water is just... More 

Thank Mig29_Fulcrum_Jet
Sydney, Australia
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113 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

A stunning 150 meter pool by the water with lifeguards and shallows for kids. An astonishing facility.

Thank BKP-Sydney
Norwich, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016

Huge pool, great for the kids, next to Kits beach. Wasn't too crowded even on a really hot day. Different depths so good for all ages.

Thank delig23
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105 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

This is a city-run huge heated saltwater pool with lifeguards on duty. Flat rates are cheap to stay as long as you wish. Free parking nearby. Bring own towels.

1 Thank sccfsac
Helsinki, Finland
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147 reviews
51 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

We visited on warm but cloudy August day, and found that our 2,5 year old was ready to come up after 2 min teeth chattering. Other than that, the pool itself is impressive and nice. The locker rooms, toilets etc are quite run-down.

1 Thank BoompawsSurfScoter
Vancouver, Canada
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55 reviews
37 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

Here is great..salt water and outdoors and yet by the ocean. You can do laps or just relax and as you swim you can overlook the mountains , be in the sun, or just relax and let your kids swims.

1 Thank ahha2014
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24 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

What a wonderful way to round off a warm day in Vancouver The pool is well supervised and there was a relaxing atmosphere even though it was very busy. Felt relaxed after leaving on all our visits with family.

1 Thank IrelandDorian
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115 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Our two year old had a great time with my wife and friend. Lots of room for every level and not too cold. Reasonably priced with friendly staff.

Thank Kuching1309
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41 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

Like the Stanley Park pool this is heated and in a great location. Get the family ticket and spend a couple of hours.

Thank Liam M

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Kitsilano is one of Vancouver's most transformative neighbourhoods. With a long history of coffee culture and poetry readings, its days of flower children and buskers may be long-gone, but not without leaving their mark on the number of organic restaurants and fair-trade cafes in the area. At the centre of Kitsilano ("Kits" for short) the almost idyllic expanse of Kits Beach offers the opportunity for a relaxed afternoon of beach volleyball or sunbathing. Along with the beachfront, nearby public pools and trendy street-beats have driven up the homeowners prices, making it a haven for stylish home goods stores, from design and furniture, to supplies and appliances. The multitude of both families and public spaces also make it a happening neighbourhood in the summer, when festivals and fairs take to Kits' streets.
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