Holiday Inn Cardiff North (M4 J32)

Pool Information

 Venue: Holiday Inn Cardiff North (M4 J32)


Address:  Merthyr Road, Tongwynlais, Cardiff CF15 7LH   


Essential information:

  • You need to sign in for lessons at the hotel reception to obtain a key card pass from reception to be able to access the Leisure Facilities. Please return the key card to reception when you leave as its only valid for one use.
  • A well-fitting happy nappy must be worn with a disposable swim nappy underneath if your child is not potty/toilet trained (please see Bubble Tots Happy Nappy Policy for further information).
  • The pool has a strict Spectator Policy.  Only one adult spectator per swimmer is permitted on poolside and they must remove outdoor footwear. 
  • No food is permitted on the poolside or in the changing rooms, please save your child’s snack until after you have left the pool.
  • There is a play pen in the Ladies changing room.
  • Please remember that whilst it is fine to have your phones with you and to take photos in lesson time (be careful not to include other children/parents unless you have their permission). Please do not use your phones in the changing rooms.
  • You are very welcome to bring pushchairs and car seats into the school but please ensure you leave them in the designated area which is just outside the changing rooms.
  • You must not place nappies in any of the general waste bins.  There is a nappy bin in the changing area, please either put nappies in there, or take them home with you.  

Parking: There is ample parking in the main car park directly outside the hotel. Please ensure you wait in your car until 15 minutes before your lesson.  


Changing rooms: There are separate male and female changing areas.  There are lockers provided but a £1.00 deposit is required for the key which is available from the hotel reception desk. Please avoid bringing valuables on site if possible. We will not accept liability for loss or damage to personal belongings left on site. 


Arriving for Class: Please do not arrive more than 15 minutes before your class time is to start as space is limited in the pool area and changing facilities. If you are our first class of the day you may not be able to enter the building until 15 minutes before the lesson starts when our team are on site for safety reasons. 


Technical information:

  • Pool temperature: 30-32°C
  • Poolside assistant: There is a lifeguard present provided by us
  • Pool Size: 15x5 metres
  • Depth: 0.9m graduating to 1.47m
  • Maximum class ratios: 8 adult/child pairs:1 teacher