Swimming at the Oasis Leisure Centre

Swimming is great at any age. Whether you want to improve your technique, get fit, meet new friends, compete or have fun, you're sure to find a pool session that you'll love.

Oasis Leisure Centre boasts a large main pool alongside a second smaller pool. In the main pool you will find a lagoon, open topped water slide, water canon, wave machine and a triple hydro slide. To book online please please click here

The small pool boasts an interactive pirate ship and elephant slide, ideal for keeping children happy and entertained.

We also offer a wide range of courses and specialist sessions perfect for any age or ability.


Check out what is on offer in our video:


School Holidays and Weekends

Please note swim times may be restricted to one hour during school holidays and weekends.

Age Related Slide Guidelines

The water slides now have age related guidelines.

Please see below

Age Lagoon Sidewinder Storm Great White Hydro Slide Pirate/ Elephant Slides
0-2yrs No No No No No Yes

3 yrs: dual ride only

4 yrs: lone ride

No No No No Yes
5-7yrs Yes


Dual Ride Only

No No No Yes
8yrs+ Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes


16yrs+ when with under 8yrs

 All Dual Riders must ride with an adult of over 16 years

Swimming Lessons at the Swindon Oasis

Swim School

Better Swim School teaches more than 90,000 swimmers throughout the UK and teaches over 600 swimmers at the Oasis leisure Centre. Our swim school programme is designed to be flexible and affordable. Lessons are delivered on a rolling programme that allows pupils to join at any stage and progress at their own pace.

For those who want to make waves quickly, one-to-one lessons are available, as well as intensive courses during the holidays. Our lessons operate for both 39 (weekdays) and 50 weeks (weekends) of the year with a gap in lessons over the Christmas period.

Our experienced, qualified teachers support all swimmers to progress and take the plunge, whatever their level of ability. 

Progress Tracking

Better Swim School provides an online tool, Home Portal that helps you to track your progress or your child's progress in the pool.

Once you book a course, it's easy to set up an account using your unique barcode number.

Once registered, you'll be able to log in to access information and updates directly from your swimming instructor.

Features include:

  • Record of Achievement - clear and regular updates on progress, including achievements and areas for improvement.
  • Book Lessons - choose dates, times and Swim School Stage
  • One account for multiple children - perfect for schools and families.
  • Allowing you to move up unto the next class upon successful progression.
  • Pay Online - skip the queue and go straight to your lesson.

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