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Cherry Hinton water play area

We kept our paddling pools, water play areas and splashpads closed over the summer, because of coronavirus. We hope to be able to reopen them in 2021.

Location: Cherry Hinton Hall park, Cherry Hinton Road. Get directions from Google

  • These two small paddling pools can be found in the grounds of Cherry Hinton Hall.
  • The water shelves gently to a maximum depth of 0.4 metres, and the pools are fenced in for safety.
  • The pool is usually open from May until September.

Getting to the pool

  • Buses stop nearby on Cherry Hinton Road – Traveline provides public transport information
  • Car parking is available in the hall grounds.

Disabled access

A path provides wheelchair users with easy access to the pools, and the nearby toilet is fully accessible.

More information

  • Seating is available in the adjoining picnic area.
  • There is also a tennis court and play area within the Hall grounds.