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All you need to know – Hoburne Park

Hoburne Lane, Christchurch, Dorset BH23 4HP

We can’t wait to welcome you to Puddle Ducks at Hoburne Park – in the meantime, here’s some information that we hope you find useful. Have a splashtastic time!

Location: Hoburne Park

Parking: Head for the Reception, where there is plenty of free onsite parking (overspill car park available for busy days). 

Essential Information:

  • Walk past the reception desk, entrance to the indoor pool is straight ahead and turn left at the end.
  • Individual changing cubicles are available to change, lockers are refundable £1
  • Please remove your outdoor shoes before walking poolside.
  • You will be asked to shower before entering the pool – there is a shower poolside
  • Please wait poolside until your teacher calls you for your lesson – you will walk around the right hand side of the pool as you come from the changing rooms
  • A well-fitting neoprene swim nappy must be worn with a disposable swim nappy or one of our environmentally friendly NappyWraps & Liners underneath if your child is in Floaties, Splashers or Kickers and in other programmes if they are not potty/toilet trained.
  • 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.

Changing rooms: Individual cubicles are available for changing.  You may prefer to change your baby in the open area by the lockers (please bring changing mat).

Exclusivity: Puddle Ducks have shared use during hire (far end of pool).

Access: Spectators can sit poolside.

Technical information

  • Pool temperature: 30-31°C
  • Poolside assistant: There is no Puddle Ducks poolside assistant
  • Depth: 0m graduating to 1.2m
  • Maximum class ratios:
    • 8 children/adult pairs:1 teacher (Floaties, Splashers, Kickers, Little Dippers, Dippers)

Helping you to make your special time last even longer…that’s the Puddle Ducks’ difference

We like to make life fun and easy for our Puddle Ducks customers so here are some local places we think you and your children may like. You could even meet up before or after the class with your Puddle Ducks classmates.

Closest play-park

You are welcome to stay and enjoy the facilities at Hoburne Park after your class, which include a small soft play and restaurant/café.  Please do not bring your own food (except baby food).

Bluebell Close, Mudeford, BH23 4LW, a small park situated a short distance from the pool. 

Closest café

Café/restaurant available at Hoburne Park

Closest soft play

Small soft play at Hoburne Park (free)

Monkey Madness Reid Street, Christchurch, Dorset BH23 2BT.

 

If you need to contact us, here’s your local Puddle Ducks office details:

Call us on 01202 674676

Email us on dorset@puddleducks.com

Visit www.puddleducks.com/dorset