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All you need to know – Honeybourne Gate

2 Gloucester Road, Cheltenham, GL51 8DW

We can’t wait to welcome you to Puddle Ducks at Honeybourne Gate – please be aware that in accordance with current COVID restrictions and law some of the rules regarding changing, procedures and spectators will have changed. Up to date information will be emailed to you upon booking. Please ask if you'd like it sent through prior to booking a place.

Location: Honeybourne Gate

Parking:  Cars can be parked in Tesco for up to 3 hours.  Pushchairs can be stored at the pool.

Essential information:

  • Enter Honeybourne Gate via the Beauty entrance on the High Street.  Go straight through the second set of double doors and fold down your pushchair here. Use the door on your left to access the changing rooms and pool area.
  • 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 yet fully potty/toilet trained. Why not buy one of our great value Starter Packs which contain everything you need for your swim lesson
  • You can find lots more useful information about attending our swim classes on our FAQs page

Exclusivity: We have exclusive use of the pool during lessons

Changing Rooms: There are two small group change rooms. One exclusively for ladies and the other unisex, which is managed by our Poolside Assistant. Please bring your own change matt / extra towels to change on. DO NOT change on the bench or shelf area.


Spectators are welcome, although there is only one small bench poolside. Shoes must be removed before going poolside.

Technical Information:

Pool temperature: 32°C
Depth: 1.2m 
Maximum class ratios: 6 children: 1 teacher

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 café: Costa Coffee is located inside Tesco.



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