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Make a BIG SPLASH by hosting a
pool party!

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Pool Parties & Room Hire

Pool Parties are one of the most popular uses of our facilities, and is the perfect venue choice for birthdays & other such celebrations. While our gym, community hall and office facilities are all available for private hire for local residents, businesses, clubs & educational establishments.

Host a Pool Party

Make a BIG SPLASH by hosting a pool party!

Each booking includes exclusive use of our pool for 45mins, followed by 45mins use of the hall, which is the ideal area to stage further entertainment or enjoy refreshments after the main activity.

Any food, refreshments or entertainment after the pool activity must be provided by the customer but we do have basic kitchen facilities available.

Maximum of 30 children for a party.

Types of Pool Parties

We have a choice of options avialable (see options below) including use of toys floats and diving board, maybe a water polo tourament, or choose the large inflatables Jungle Dash or Shiver me Timbers Obstacle course

Please note all children are swim tested at the beginning of the party.

Ratio 1 adult to 12 children, 1 adult : 2 children with swim aids. 1 adult : 2 children under 8 years of age.

Maximum of 30 children for a party.

Full supervised by trained Pelican staff.

Option 1


Pool with Toys, floats and Diving board.

Option 2


Pool with Jungle dash, Toys and Floats.

Option 3


Pool with Jungle dash, Toys, Floats and Diving Board

Option 4


Pool with 'Shiver me Timbers' Obstacle course

Option 5


Junior Water Polo Tournament Party

Office Space for Hire

We have a modern office/meeting room available for hire with boardroom table suitable for 6 to 8 people. The office has facilities on hand including small kitchen area for drinks, sandwich preperation and microwave oven.

  • Quiet private meeting room.
  • Toilet facilities.
  • Catering facilities.
  • Presenatation equipment.
  • Wi-Fi

Community Hall for Hire

The Community Hall is already home to some very successful outside enterprises including Classic Cinema, Slimming World and Dance4fun, just a few examples of how the hall can benefit the local community.

The hall is spacoius with a solid wood floor throughout and is heated and air conditioned. There are toilet and catering facilities adjacent to the hall plus blackout blinds if required.

The room can be laid out to suit your requirements with tables and chairs, meeting style, auditorium style for meeting and presentation or as a clear empty space.

To make a booking, please contact reception on 01942 882722.


If you're looking to join the gym or book swimming lessons you can see our full price list right here.