Bradgate pool

Bradgate Pool

Bradgate Pool, Bradgate, Elton Park, Off Hadleigh Road, Ipswich, IP2 0DG

Large, 40 foot x 20 foot swimming pool available for hire at a quiet, secluded location in Elton Park, off Hadleigh Road, Ipswich, Suffolk, UK.

The pool offers a relaxed, clean, safe and fun environment for family swimming, pool parties and swimming lessons.

The water temperature is kept at a constant 31°C.

There is a shallow end (0.7m) and a deep end (2.7m). A pool cover ensures a safe environment once swimming has finished.

Swimming pool

Private Hire

Family and friends swim sessions with exclusive use of the pool and gym equipment. Email for bookings.

Please note that, due to health and safety, childrens' parties are only allowed as part of a pool party package and are not permitted as part of a private hire.


All lessons are delivered by our partner Sailfish Swim School who are fully qualified instructors and lifeguards.

Swimming lessons for all ages and abilities are available every day. Download our brochure.

For more information, please contact Rebecca on or send a completed enquiry form.

Fast Track Swimming Lessons are available week commencing the 30th July 2018 from 9.00am and week commencing 20th August 2018 from 3.00pm onwards.

Swimming Parties

Children's party packages have the option of having a themed parties such as; Moana, Mermaid, Hawaiian and Nautical themes. Party packages come with exclusive use of the pool, lifeguards and a range of catering options.

Pool party.

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Ladies Pamper Days

In conjunction with Natural Beauty therapies.

Pamper day robes

Ladies Pamper Days can be booked on Wednesdays subject to availability.

Arrive from 9.30am for a 10am start.

The day includes:

The day will finish by 3pm.

Places are limited to 6 ladies per day (minimum of four per booking) and are £75 per person.

Gift vouchers available.


To book or for more information, please email


Swiss roll

Sausage rolls

Weekend Afternoon Tea Pamper Packages

Available from 2.00pm on a Saturday or a Sunday subject to availability.

This package includes:

Minimum of 4 people required for booking, larger groups catered for





Modern, male and female changing facilities with high quality showers.

Changing and shower.

Free parking.

Tea, coffee and refreshments.

Poolside viewing and seating.

High level gallery walkway with parents chill-out area.


Private hire without a lifeguard assuming at least one competent swimmer within the group, £25 per hour for up to six people. Additional £2.50 per person up to a maximum of 12 people. This option cannot be offered for children's pool parties.

Swimming lessons : £9 per 30 minutes group lesson; POA for specialist and one-to-one requirements. Contact Sailfish.

Fitness sessions for advanced swimmers (children only) : £13 per hour for a group lesson.Contact Sailfish.

Contact Us

Talk to us about your specific requirements.

For more information, please email