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All you need to know – Holiday Inn M6 Jct.7 

Chapel Ln, Birmingham B43 7BG 

Parking: There is plenty of free parking in the hotel car park. From the car park head to the hotel main entrance and report to reception.

Essential Information:

  • Please leave car seats behind the Gym/Pool reception desk until your class has finished.
  • Siblings that aren’t swimming must be supervised by an adult at all times.
  • Travel Cots provided in Male and Female 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

Changing rooms: There are Male and Female changing rooms with toilets and lockers.

Exclusivity:  Puddle Ducks have a roped off area of the pool during hire times

Access: Spectators are welcome in the pool hall but due to limited space we ask that only 1 spectator per customer attends. Spectators must remove shoes in the changing rooms before entering poolside. Standing only as there are no seats.

Technical information:

  • Pool temperature: 30-31oC.   A baby warm suit is recommended for younger babies under 12wks
  • Poolside assistant: There is no Puddle Ducks poolside assistant at this pool
  • Depth: 1.06m sloping to 1.25m in the middle of the pool. 

Maximum class ratios: Up to 8 children/adult pairs: 1 teacher - Baby and Pre-School classes

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

Right here at the Holiday Inn!! – Enjoy a lovely Tea/Coffee or perhaps some lunch with your new friends in the hotel lounge near the main reception.