Robinson Pool is Bedfordshire’s premier swimming facility; home to Bedford’s largest pool, and is situated in the stunning grounds of Bedford Park. Please feel free to contact us for more information.

Diving Facilities:

  • 3.8m deep Diving Pool (12m2)
  • 1m & 3m Springboards
  • 5m Platform
  • Live Stream/Delay Video Feed
    (viewable from diving pit & café area)

Other Facilities:

  • 33.3m 6-lane Swimming Pool
  • 12.5m heated Teaching Pool
  • 270-seat poolside Viewing Gallery
  • 50+ station Gym
  • Large mirrored Dance Studio
  • Café with seating area
  • Changing Village & Showers
  • PA System
  • Internet access on poolside
  • Full disabled access

Booking Requests:

  • Book one-off or regular hire sessions
  • Single pool/lane or exclusive use
  • Contact us for more information


  • Driving: Signposted from main roads, with free car parking
  • Bedford Train Station: 1 mile
  • Bedford Bus Station: 1 mile
  • Bus Service: (no. 10) stops outside the front of the building
  • London Luton Airport: 25 miles (train, bus and car hire options)


  • Various B&B's along De Parys Avenue: ¼ mile
  • Travelodge on Brickhill Drive: ½ mile


  • Bedford Park
  • Town Centre


  • English Schools Diving Championships
  • ASA Regional Diving Competitions
  • Local Diving Competitions
  • Universtiy Filming Projects
  • Bedford Sprint Series Triathlons
  • Annual Swimathon Charity events
  • In-house Swimming Galas