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COVID-19: latest update on how our services are affected and the support available

COVID-19: latest update on how our services are affected and the support available

Citadel swimming pool, Ayr

View the swimming pool timetable for the Citadel.

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Pool timetable

Monday05:45-07:15SASTMain Pool
Monday07:15-09:00Adult LanesMain Pool
Monday09:30-12:00School SwimmingAll Pools
Monday09:30-10:30Learn 2Main Pool
Monday09:30-12:00Learn 2Teaching Pool
Monday12:00-13:00Adult LanesMain Pool
Monday13:30:15:30General Swim (1/2 pool)Main Pool
Monday14:00-15:30Wellington (2 lanes)Main Pool
Monday14:00-15:30WellingtonFlexi Pool
Monday15:30-19:00Learn 2All Pools
Monday18:00-20:30Learn 2 DiveFlexi Pool
Monday19:00-21:45SASTMain Pool
Tuesday05:45-07:15SASTMain Pool
Tuesday07:15-09:00Adult LanesMain Pool
Tuesday09:30-11:00School SwimmingAll Pools
Tuesday11:00-11:45Aqua FitFlexi Pool
Tuesday12:00-13:00Adult LanesMain Pool
Tuesday12:00-18:00Learn 2Teaching Pool
Tuesday13:00-16:00LanesMain Pool
Tuesday13:00-16:00General SwimFlexi Pool
Tuesday16:30-18:30SASTMain Pool
Tuesday18:30-20:00LanesMain Pool
Tuesday20:00-21:30Irvine Sub AquaFlexi Pool
Tuesday20:00-21:30Adult LanesMain Pool
Wednesday05:45-07:15SASTMain Pool
Wednesday07:15-09:00Adult LanesMain Pool
Wednesday09:30-11:00School SwimmingAll Pools
Wednesday09:00-14:30Learn 2Teaching Pool
Wednesday09:00-10:00Access to SportFlexi Pool
Wednesday12:00-13:00Adult LanesMain Pool
Wednesday12:30-13:15Aqua FitFlexi Pool
Wednesday13:00-16:00General SwimMain Pool
Wednesday16:30-17:30SASTMain Pool
Wednesday17:30-19:30LanesMain Pool
Wednesday19:30-21:30Ayr Sub AquaFlexi Pool
Wednesday19:30-21:00Adult LanesMain Pool
Thursday05:45-07:15SASTMain Pool
Thursday07:15-09:00Adult LanesMain Pool
Thursday09:30-11:00School SwimmingAll Pools
Thursday10:00-12:00Staff TrainingMain Pool
Thursday09:00-18:00Learn 2Teaching Pool
Thursday12:00-13:00Adult LanesMain Pool
Thursday13:00-16:00General SwimMain Pool
Thursday13:30-15:00WellingtonFlexi Pool
Thursday16:15-18:15SASTMain Pool
Thursday18:30-20:00LanesMain Pool
Thursday20:00-21:30Adult LanesMain Pool
Friday05:45-07:15SASTMain Pool
Friday07:15-09:00Adult LanesMain Pool
Friday09:30-11:00School SwimmingAll Pools
Friday09:00-12:00Learn 2Teaching Pool
Friday11:15-12:15Family SwimFlexi Pool
Friday12:00-13:00Adult LanesMain Pool
Friday13:00-16:00General SwimMain Pool
Friday13:30-15:00WellingtonFlexi Pool
Friday15:30-19:00Learn 2Teaching Pool
Friday16:00-19:30SASTMain Pool
Friday19:30-20:30Adult LanesMain Pool
Friday19:30-21:30Public DivingFlexi Pool
Friday20:30-21:30General SwimMain Pool
Saturday07:15-09:00SASTMain Pool
Saturday08:30-11:00Learn 2Teaching Pool
Saturday09:00-11:00LanesMain Pool
Saturday11:30-13:00General SwimFlexi Pool
Saturday11:30-14:00General SwimMain Pool
Saturday13:00-17:30Learn 2Flexi Pool
Saturday14:30-16:30LanesMain Pool
Sunday08:30-15:00Learn 2Teaching Pool
Sunday09:00-10:30LanesMain Pool
Sunday10:30-12:30Family SwimFlexi Pool
Sunday10:45-12:45General SwimMain Pool
Sunday13:00-15:00General SwimMain Pool
Sunday13:30-15:00Public DivingFlexi Pool
Sunday15:00-16:00SASTMain Pool

All general swimming sessions will be split into 60-90 minute separate sessions, where appropriate, to increase availability and access. These are specified when booking online.

SAST - South Ayrshire Swim Team

Learn 2 - Swimming Lessons

Last admission 30 mins before closing.

Pool adult to child ratios

  • Child aged under 2 years - 1 adult to 1 child
  • Children aged 2 years to 7 years - 1 adult to 2 children
  • Age 8 and over - no adult supervision required
  • Adult age is 16 and over


The main pool, a 25m, 6 lane pool, teaching pool and a flexi pool with moveable floor. All pools have disabled access and host a number of water based activities from early bird, fun kid's sessions and diving to club activities, lessons and aqua aerobics.

Changing facilities are currently available. Due to current restrictions please maintain social distancing and adhere to signage available. Showers will only be available pre swim at this time.

A 300 seat spectator's gallery also overlooks the main swimming pool.