There are several swimming spots in Nairobi for those not advantaged to have swimming pools in the confines of their compounds. There are numerous stadiums in Kenya which are situated near the town Centre that have swimming pools. For example, The Nyayo National Stadium settled along Mombasa road in Nairobi is one of the Olympic varnished swimming pools in Kenya. Even much better is that the entry fee is only KSH 200. The Moi International Sports Centre Kasarani likewise has a public Olympic sized swimming pool along Thika road in Nairobi.
List of swimming pools in Nairobi
1. Nyayo National Stadium
Found 3km from the city centre, Nyayo National Stadium has a swimming open for public for a small fee.
It only costs Sh100 ($1) to swim at the pool.
2. Kasarani Aquatic Stadium
If you really want to swim then Kasarani Aquatic Stadium will jazz you to no ends.
This is one of the best-equipped pools in Nairobi and their facilities are world class.
The facility has One Baby Pool; 1.25m deep Warm-up or training pool; 1.5m deep Competition (Olympic size) Pool and 6m deep Diving Pool with 3 springboards and up to 10m high diving platform.
Prices range between Sh100 – 200, (sh1 – $2).
3. YMCA Nairobi Central Hostel
If you are within the town and you don’t feel like traveling out of the CBD or waiting for someone and you want to pass the time, you can make your way to YMCA Nairobi Central Hostel located next to University of Nairobi hostels along near state house road for a nice cold swim.
It only costs Sh100 ($1) per day for non-members.
YMCA is a private club so the swimming pool is very clean and well maintained.
4. Bellevue school
This is another cheap public swimming pool mainly serving residents of Mombasa road.
It is placed in South C, Mugoya Avenue and only charges Sh100 ($1) for adults and Sh50 for children.
5. Impala Club
If you reside along Ngong Road then Impala Club swimming pool may be ideal for you.
Located between Adams Arcade and the Junction mall, Impala Club has an outdoor public pool.
The charges are friendly and it costs Sh300 ($3) for adults and Sh200 ($2) for children.
6. Chester house swimming pool
Chester house rooftop swimming pool is another great option for anyone in town.
It is located on Koinange Street and is accessible to the public.
The pool is on an open rooftop on the 4th floor of the building and for only cost Sh500 ($5) per day.To share with us anything Whatsapp or text on 0713457481 or email email@example.com