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Rainbows HospiceAll you need to know – Rainbows Hospice

Lark Rise, Loughborough, Leicestershire LE11 2HS

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

Location: Rainbows Hospice

Parking:  Free parking on site in front of the Centre (following signs for the pool)

Essential Information:

  • A well-fitting (tight) neoprene swim nappy or costume – available to purchase from the Puddle Ducks shop, must be worn with a disposable swim nappy or one of our environmentally friendly Nappy Wraps & Liners underneath until the child is dry. Why not buy one of our great value Baby Swimming Kits which contain everything you need for your swim lesson? 
  • Once parked please follow the path to the pool building at the bottom left of the car park. 
  • Enter into the foyer and wait outside the double doors (access controlled). The Poolside Assistant will admit you to the centre 15 minutes before your class start time and accompany you to the changing rooms. 
  • All outdoor shoes must be removed and stored in the small area just before entering the pool hall. 
  • With the exception of the pool, there is strictly NO admittance to other parts of the hospice or grounds including the play park to Puddle Ducks customers and they should remain with a Puddle Ducks staff member at all times whilst inside the building

Exclusivity: Puddle Ducks have exclusive use during hire times

Changing Rooms:  Two communal changing rooms for females and a small male changing area are all accessed via poolside

Access: Spectators are welcome and can go poolside, but please note that it is very warm so dress accordingly
Technical Information:

  • Pool temperature:       33°C
  • Pool dimensions:         6m x 6m
  • Depth:                          0.9m - 1.2m
  • Maximum Class Ratio:
    • 8 children/adult pairs:1 teache
  • Poolside Assistant: There is a Puddle Ducks Poolside Assistant

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 classes with your Puddle Ducks classmates.

Closest Play Park:
 Beacon hill country park, Beacon Road, Woodhouse Eaves, Leics, LE12 8SR

Closest Cafe:
 Print Room Cafe, 60 Woodgate, Loughborough, LE11 2TR

Closest Soft Play:
 Noah's Ark soft play centre, 91 Channon road, Shepshed, Leics, LE12 8SR