London Fields Lido

London Fields Lido is a 50m, heated (25c), outdoor pool, open whatever the weather. The lido is in the north-west corner of London Fields Park and is run by Better, a charitable social enterprise.


  • 50m floodlit Olympic sized outdoor pool
  • sun terrace
  • café
  • indoor and outdoor changing rooms and toilet facilities


  • pool hoist
  • ramp access
  • accessible toilet
  • accessible changing facilities
  • wheelchair access to poolside facilities

If you’re disabled, you and your carer can swim for free throughout Hackney.



Included in pre-paid membership.

  • non-member – adult: £5.25 and junior: £3.05
  • pay-and-play member – adult: £3.70 and junior: £2.15
  • pay-and-play concession member – adult and junior: £1.40

Free swimming in Hackney

If you’re a Hackney resident and are under 18, over 60, disabled or a carer, you can swim for free, all year round, at Britannia Leisure Centre, Clissold Leisure Centre and Kings Hall Leisure Centre.

Simply visit your nearest leisure centre with proof of age and address and complete a short form. Your membership lasts for one year and you can renew it by completing the form again.

Membership options

There are a number of membership options available, including monthly direct debit (pre-paid membership) and pay and play memberships.

For the latest news, membership options and full details of all prices, visit Better – London Fields Lido.

Concessionary membership

Off-peak concessionary memberships are available for anyone in receipt of benefits.

If you’re eligible for a concessionary membership, you’ll be able to use the leisure facilities at a discounted rate. For more information, visit Better.


There is some limited on-street parking (metered). However the lido is within easy walking distance of both Hackney Central and London Fields stations.

Page updated on: 14 October 2021

London Fields Lido


London Fields Westside
E8 3EU

Opening times

  • 6.30am - 9pm, Mon-Sun