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Great free one for kids in summer

they accommodate groups of children its enclosed and safe a real sun trap can get really warm in... read more

Reviewed 25 October 2018
Nice Paddling Pool

Nice Paddling area for young children located right on the sea front. Grassed area for adults to... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2018
Deal, United Kingdom
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“paddle”(3 reviews)
This traditional paddling pool has a very attractive setting on the Walmer Green surrounded by lawns and next to the beach. Young families travel for miles to take advantage of the free facilities. The pool has qualified lifeguards, a refreshment...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
The Strand, Walmer CT14 7HX, England
+44 1304 373399
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Reviewed 25 October 2018

they accommodate groups of children its enclosed and safe a real sun trap can get really warm in summer uv levels gets high be careful cream the kids up regularly. In good weather need to get there early as parking can be an issue but...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank stevestejoh
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

Nice Paddling area for young children located right on the sea front. Grassed area for adults to sit on, changing rooms and a refreshment bar (no alcohol).

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank TheDealBeans
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

Love it!! There are not many things you get to do for free but this place is, you can of course spend money on food and drinks(cash only) but you can always bring a picnic. Over the summer I have used this place about 10...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 738siang
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

Had a great morning here! Loads of fun! Really clean water, really relaxed atmosphere. Loads of kids and families having a really good time. We will be back!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Claire W
Reviewed 30 July 2017

Went into Deal for breakfast intending to go for paddle with grandaughter later in the day but the weather was cloudy and then it started raining. Had virtually given up on idea but on getting nearer to the site we heard lots of excited children....More

Date of experience: June 2017
2  Thank GMutt10
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

I went with my daughter in law and baby granddaughter. The paddling pool was almost empty although it was a warm but overcast day. Very friendly staff, very clean facility which is free to enter. Good selection of snacks and food and ice creams. Lovely...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank DSpurs
MWG001, Leisure Marketing Coordinator at Walmer Paddling Pool, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2017

Thank you Dianne for your lovely words. I shall be sure to pass them on to our staff. You are quite right to suggest a call prior to a visit as the facility is dependent on the weather. The number to call is 01304 373399....More

Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

At the side of the beach a green park area with a kids paddling pool set up. Spot to get an ice cream included.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank ijmark
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

Worth getting there early as gets very busy on sunny days. Great for small children and safe. They blow up your inflatable pool toys for free and a selection of cold drinks. Parking can be bit of an issue

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Heath19672014
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Appalled that today at Walmer paddling pool I got told that "next time I should bring a bottle warmer because they don't have the facilities to provide hot water"... Sorry what? Your a family swimming pool with a cafe that serves hot food & drink...More

Date of experience: August 2016
4  Thank Sophie P
Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

Great little paddling pool with great amenities and friendly staff lovely grass area fir picnics take some sort of shade as very open

Date of experience: August 2016
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Ailsa M
13 August 2017|
Response from MWG001 | Property representative |
Hi Ailsa, The water is chlorinated in our paddling pool. I hope this helps you. Many thanks for getting in touch with us.