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All you need to know – The Village Hotel South Leeds

Capitol Boulevard West, Tingley, Leeds, LS27 0TS

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

Location: The Village Hotel

Parking: Free parking.

Essential information:

  • Please go to Leisure reception to be registered for your own personal card to gain access.  This card is at a cost of £2.50, and will give you direct access through the security gates without waiting at reception. 
  • Please do not come onto poolside any sooner than 5 minutes before your class to avoid congestion on the poolside
  • Please do not enter the pool unless told to do so by your teacher. We only have access to the sectioned area of the pool, the rest of the pool is for member’s only
  • You will be asked to shower before entering the pool – there is a shower on poolside along with the ones in the changing rooms
  • Strictly no eating or smoking on the premises
  • 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.
    You can 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
  • Wetsuits are recommended for all children at this venue, vital for children under the age of 2 years!

Changing rooms: There are two large changing rooms with showers for males and females, along with a warmer family changing room, although there is limited space in that one. All have direct access to the pool.

Exclusivity: Puddle Ducks use a roped off area,  members have use of the rest of the pool.

Access: No Spectators poolside, there is a viewing window with seating though.

Technical information:

  • Pool temperature: 29-29.5°C. Wetsuits are a must for baby’s and children under the age of 2 years, and recommended f0r 2-4 year olds.
  • Poolside assistant: We have a poolside assistant at all Baby and Pre-school classes
  • Depth: 1.2m throughout
  • Maximum class ratios:
    • 10 children/adult pairs:1 teacher (Floaties, Splashers & Kickers)
    • 10 children/adult pairs:1 teacher (Little Dippers & Dippers)
    • 20 ladies : 1 teacher (Aquanatal)

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

The Village Hotel benefits from a Starbucks café on site.

Closest soft play

Munchkins Play Centre, Bank Ave, Morley, Leeds LS27 9JF

Rascals Play Gym, Rouse Mill Ln, Batley WF17 5QB

Jungle Catz, Jungle Cats Little Lane Morley Leeds LS27 8FZ

Go Hyper, 1-27 Railway Street, Dewsbury, West Yorkshire, WF12 8EB  

Other local attractions

Golden Acre Park, Golden Acre park is situated 6 miles from Leeds City Centre on the A660 Leeds Road in between Adel and Bramhope. The postcode of the site is LS16 8BQ.

Oakwell Hall Country Park, Nutter Lane, Birstall, West Yorkshire, WF17 9LG