Britannia Pool

COVID-19 Restart: indoor pools

We're re-opening most indoor pools with new processes and safety measures.

Kensington Pool will not reopen this fall due to its size, which is too small to safely accommodate the physical distancing required for aquatic use during the pandemic.

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Flexipasses now accepted

Starting October 27, you can choose to reactivate your Flexipass, request a credit on your account, receive a refund, or keep your pass suspended temporarily.

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Starting October 28 at noon, Flexipasses and 10-visit passes will be accepted for online registration and facility drop-ins. Passes will be accepted for skating drop-ins when this activity resumes in November.

Britannia Pool is an indoor pool located in the Britannia Community Centre — just off Commercial Drive west of the Napier Greenway. Our pool is for all ages and swimming levels with a separate kids' pool for children aged four months to eight years old who are accompanied by an adult.

Register online for swim sessions

Registration opens three days in advance, starting at noon on September 11, and closes 30 minutes before the session starts.

Flexipasses and 10-visit passes are not accepted at this time.

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Hours, location, contact info

Get Britannia Community Centre, Fitness Centre, Pool, Ice Rink, and office hours. Find out where we are located and how to contact us.

Pool fees

Find out how much it costs to swim at one of our pools.

Britannia Pool amenities

 We're currently updating this list of amenities to support our COVID-19 safety measures.

  • Leisure pool and tot pool
  • Diving board (1 m)
  • Rope swing
  • Slide
  • Hot tub
  • Weight room
  • Universal change room
  • Elevator

Accessibility:

  • Wheelchair accessible

Passes accepted:

  • Flexipass
  • Leisure Access Program (LAP)

Requirements for children at the pool

Children eight years old and under must be with a responsible guardian (16+ years old) while in the water. The guardian must wear a bathing suit and be within arms' reach of the children.

One guardian can supervise up to five children.

To ensure we have staff ready for your visit, call us in advance at 604-718-5800.

Find out more about our community centre

Britannia

Britannia Community Centre has an indoor pool, tennis courts, seniors (55+) centre with computer lab, teen/youth centre, fitness centre, ice rink, and - for classes only - a pottery studio. The centre is located at 1661 Napier St, Vancouver, BC. 604-718-5800.