Pools and Splash Pad

The Charlottetown Parks and Recreation Department operates the Simmons and Victoria Park pools, and offers public swimming. Fully qualified lifeguards are employed at each facility to ensure user safety. Both pools and splash pad operate during the months of July and August.

Victoria Park Pool and Splash Pad

The Victoria Park Pool and Splash Pad is open seven days a week from 11:00 a.m. until 7:45 p.m. There is no cost to use the pool however to ensure your safety we do have a limit of 35 people allowed in the pool at any one time due to COVID-19 restrictions. There are seven 1-hour swim times throughout the day with a 15-minute break in between sessions to allow time for pool checks, cleaning, and sanitizing. The swim start times are 11:00 a.m.,
12:15 p.m., 1:30 p.m., 2:45 p.m., 4:00 p.m., 5:15 p.m., and 6:30 p.m.
The  Victoria Park pool and splash pad will be closing for the season on Saturday September 4, 2021.

Victoria Park SplashpadSimmons Pool
Simmons Pool, which is located off North River Road, is open seven days a week from 1:00 – 7:45 p.m. There is no cost to use the pool however to ensure your safety we do have a limit of 65 people allowed in the pool at any one time due to COVID-19 restrictions. There are five swim times throughout the day with a 15-minute break in between sessions to allow time for pool checks, cleaning, and sanitizing. The swim start times are 1:00 p.m., 2:15 p.m., 3:30 p.m., 4:45 p.m., and 6:00 p.m.
SIMMONS POOL IS CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.


For groups/camps that may be interested in attending the pool please email Breanna MacDonald [email protected] in advance of attending. 

Swimming pool

 

For more information on the City's outdoor pools and splash pad, contact the Parks and Recreation Department.

Bell Aliant Centre CARI Aquatics (indoor pool)


The Aquatics Facility at the Bell Aliant Centre features a 25-Metre, eight-lane recreational and competitive pool with 1-metre and 3-metre diving boards and a stadium seating capacity of 660. In addition, there is a leisure pool designed to accommodate a variety of programs and recreational swimming including aquafitness, aqua zumba, Aqua UFIT and more. The aquatics facility also offers a hot tub, waterslide, tarzan rope, and a parent observation seating area.

The aquatics facility is fully accessible. The change rooms offer wheelchair accessible dressing areas and showers. There is also have a water-wheelchair, wheelchair lift, and a set of portable stairs which are designed to eliminate strain caused by ladders. The family changing room has reserved changing spaces and lockers for individuals with a visual impairment. In addition to these features, our leisure pool has a ramp which begins at zero depth in order to accommodate users with limited mobility

For more information regarding swimming sessions or Aquatics programming call 902-569-4584 or visit the Bell Aliant Centre Website.