Tooting Bec Lido

Opening dates and hours

18 May to 31 May 

  • Main pool: 6am to 6pm
  • Paddling pool: 10am-6pm

1 June to 31 August

  • Main pool: 6am to 8pm
  • Paddling pool: 10am-6pm

1 to 30 September

  • Main pool: 6am to 5pm

For the rest of the year, the Lido is open every day to members of the South London Swimming Club.

For admission fees, visit DC Leisure Centres (Tooting Bec Lido) website.


Tooting Bec Lido is the largest fresh water, open air swimming pool in England.

It has a 90m pool and children's paddling pool with nearby gazebo shaded area. A new entrance and café enhance the experience for all the family.

Using the pool safely

Swimming pool contamination is the biggest contributor to unwelcome pool closures, causing inconvenience to many.

Download advice on how you can help keep Tooting Bec Lido fresh

Don't let sunburn catch you out when using the Lido. Get advice from - the UK's national skin cancer prevention campaign website.

Disabled access

Facilities for those with disabilities include showers, toilets and changing areas. Visit the DisabledGo website for details.


Smoking is only permitted within the designated smoking area. Find out more about our smoking policy.


Tooting Bec Lido has a no re-admission policy.


Find out about filming at the Lido.


Tooting Bec Lido
Tooting Bec Road
SW16 1RU