Looking for Affordable Swimming Pool in Metro Manila?   32 comments

I love swimming! It is a low impact, full body exercise that is really fun to do. I’ve always dreamed of having my own vacation house with an indoor swimming pool.

I remember bugging my friends for days if they knew of an affordable public swimming pool (preferably indoor) in Metro Manila. I Googled for hours but came up with just a few names. I tried again today and found more information. With the exception of Ace Water Spa, I have not been to these places (or used the pools) myself but here’s what I found online:

Ace Water Spa
399 Del Monte Avenue Near Corner Banaue Street, Quezon City
Phone: (02) 367 8040
Indoor, Heated
Rate: PHP200 (lapping pool only, valid for 4 hours; morning only)
Open from 6am to 11pm

Century Park Hotel

Address: 599 P. Ocampo St., Malate, Manila
Phone: (02) 528-8888; 528-2424
E-mail: information@centurypark.com.ph
Rate: (adult): PHP 400, includes towel and locker; Free for hotel guests

FSS Place Resort
Address: 23 Pines St. Tierra Evelina, Quezon City
Directions: http://www.poolparty.intissimo.de/html/directions.html
Phone: 02-9518085, 02-6647546, 02-3313354; 0922-8202474
Website: http://www.poolparty.intissimo.de/
Email: poolparty@fss-resort.com
Outdoor
Rate: PHP 200 per Head (8 am to 5 pm); PHP 250 per Head (6 pm to 10 pm)
As the email address suggests, the place is available for private pool parties. :)

La Mesa Ecopark

Website: http://www.lamesaecopark.com/amenities.php
Open from 8am to 4pm
Park Admission Rates:
above 3ft PHP50
3ft & below FREE
QC Residents (w/ valid proof of residence) PHP40
QC Students (w/ valid id) PHP20
QC Senior Citizens (w/ valid id) FREE
Non-QC Senior Citizens PHP40

Swimming Pool Rates:
above 3ft PHP80
3ft & below PHP40

Makati Aquatic Sports Arena (MASA)

Located beside Makati Park and Garden along J.P. Rizal Extension, West Rembo, Makati City
Phone: 728-0381 to 83
Rates: P50 for Makati residents
P160 for non-Makati residents
Hours: 8am – 8pm, Tuesday to Sunday (lunch break at 12 noon)

Premiere City Club
First Street, near Broadway Centrum and New Manila, Quezon City
Phone: (02) 4103370 or 4114772
Indoor
Rate (Adult): PHP500

Remedios Resort

Address: No. 9 Katipunan Ave. Kingspoint Subd. Novaliches Quezon City
Phone: 930-0519
Rate (adult): PHP150; PHP350 (night swimming)

Richmonde Hotel Manila
21 San Miguel Avenue Ortigas Center, Pasig City
Phone: (02) 6387777
Indoor
Rate (Adult): PHP400 / 4 hours; Free for hotel guests

Secret Garden

Seiko St. Interville 3, Novaliches. Quezon City
Phone: 9358195 / 4754276 / 09179557977
Email: inquire@secretgarden.ph; secretgardenresort@yahoo.com.ph; secretgardenresort@ymail.com
Website: www.secretgarden.ph / www.secretgardenresort.webs.com www.secretgardenresort.multiply.com
Rates: DAYTIME   : ( between 5 am – 4 pm ) Adult 250 per head / Kids 200 per head
NIGHTIME  : ( 4 pm – 12 midnight)Adult 300 per head / Kids 250 per head

The Peninsula Manila

Address: Corner of Ayala and Makati Avenues, Makati City
Phone: (02) 810 3456 or 812 3456. Reservations: (800) 323-7500
Rate (adult): PHP 500; free for hotel guests

The Water Boom

Boom na Boom, CCP Compund cor. Gil Puyat (Buendia) Roxas Blvd. Pasay City
Phone: 804-0382 / 804-0392 / 985-9476 / 985-9477
Outdoor
Entrance Fee (Adult): Mon to Thurs PHP200, Fri to Sun & Holidays PHP 250
Open from 8am to 10pm

http://waterboom.multiply.com/

Pasig City Rainforest Park

Phone: 628-4291; 6425280
Park Admission Rate: FREE
Swimming Pool Rate: (adults) PHP100; (children) PHP80; PHP60 for Pasig residents
Hours: Open from 5AM to 5PM

University of the Philippines Diliman
College of Human Kinetics (CHK)
Website: http://upd-humankinetics.blogspot.com/p/facilities.html
Phone: Tel. No. 929-6033 or 981-8500 local 4136
Contact Person: Ms. Elena B. Sabeniano, CHK Administrative officer
Rate: P 100.00/hour
A P 150.00 user’s card is issued to those who wish to use the swimming pool

Flamingoes Garden Resort
Website: http://flamingoesresort.com/
Address: 239 Gen. Ordoñez St. (Molave), Marikina Heights, Marikina City
Phone: 9330047
Day Time: PHP100 (Adult)/PHP60 (Child)
Night Time: PHP120 (Adult)/PHP70 (Child)
Overnight: PHP150 (Adult)/PHP90 (Child)

Auroraville Resort
Address: Carreon Village, San Bartolome, Novaliches, Quezon City
Phone: 9305980, 9366475, 09193515173, 09205075950 (Ms. Ritz)
Private pool, outdoor
Rate: Day (8am-5pm) Php 120/pax
Night (7am-4am) Php 150/pax (minimum 10pax) <– 7am, probably a typo
~~if less than 10pax for night swimming Php 200/pax(subject to availability of pool and function area)
Click here for more info.

Now the Cheaper Options are:

Amoranto Sports Complex

Address: Don Alejandro Roces Avenue, Quezon City
E-mail: amoranto@quezoncity.gov.ph
Phone: (02) 374-25-24 or 374-25-86 or 374-25-87 or 374-25-93
Rate (adult): PHP 50 (closed on Mondays)

Ateneo de Manila University
Website: http://www.admu.edu.ph/index.php?p=99
Address: Loyola Heights, Diliman, Quezon City
Telephone: (02) 4266001
Rate (adult): PHP 40 (open to the public on weekends only)
Hours: 9 – 11:30 A.M., 1:30 – 4 P.M. and 4 – 6:30 P.M.

Marikina Sports Park

Website: http://www.marikina.gov.ph/ (not active at the moment)
Address: Sumulong Highway corner McDonald’s Avenue , Marikina City
Phone: (02) 646-1635
Rate (adult): PHP 40
Hours: 8 – 11:30 A.M. and 1 – 4:30 P.M. daily (closed on Mondays)

Pasay City Sports Complex
Arnaiz Avenue, Pasay City
Outdoor
Rates (Adult) PHP50 (Non-Pasay resident)
PHP40 (Pasay resident)

Pope Pius XII Catholic Center
Address: 1175 UN Avenue, Ermita, Manila
Phone: (02) 525-9126
Rate (adult): PHP 80
Hours: Tuesday – Sunday 8:30 A.M. – 11:30 A.M. and 1:30 P.M. – 4:30 P.M

Rizal Memorial Sports Complex
Vito Cruz, Malate, Manila (across Harrison Plaza)
Phone: (02) 525 2171
Outdoor
Rates (adult): Tue to Fri: PHP40
Sat to Sun: PHP55

Southeastern College
Address: College Road, Taft Avenue, Pasay City
Phone: (02) 8318484 or 5515693 or 8345052
Rate (adult): PHP 75

Ultra at the Philippine Sports Commission

Agustin Building, Meralco Avenue, Pasig City
Phone: 635-0102
Rates: PHP43
9 a.m. to 12 noon, 1:30 to 4:30 p.m.

YWCA

1144 Gen Luna Street, Pasig, Manila
Phone: (02) 523-5790 or 525-44
Outdoor
Rates (Adult):

Note: Public pools tend to be overcrowded especially on weekends. Not all are well-maintained.

UPDATE: If you want to learn how to swim, contact Bert Lozada Swim School. Go to their website http://www.bertlozadaswimschool.com/ and click Locations.

Example:
Antel Lifestyle City, Makati Ave.

Venue Head: Frank Abcede
Cellphone: 0922-2869965

Indoor pool

http://www.bertlozadaswimschool.com/makati-a-venue.html#

You can also try Swimman Aquatics https://www.facebook.com/swimaquatics.

Sources: Company website, Facebook, http://swim.isport.com/swimming-pools?l=MANILA,MANILA&ct=PHL and http://www.swimmersguide.com/

If you have tried these facilities or know of other budget-friendly (preferably indoor) pools in the Metro, please feel free to comment below. I will update this page as I receive more information.

Cheaper Options is not connected with the organizations or establishments listed above. Please contact them for updated information. Thank you.

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32 responses to “Looking for Affordable Swimming Pool in Metro Manila?

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  1. Thanks! This was a lot of help! :)

  2. Thanks, I’ve been looking for heated pools for my father’s use :)

  3. Hi! I just wonder if you know the rates in Ascott Makati Suites,Linden Suites in Ortigas, Trion towers Taguig and in Sofitel??? Little information would do. Thank you so much!

    • Thanks for your great feedback, Khris! :) Except for Trion Towers which is a condo, I have sent a message to each hotel and am now awaiting their reply. Will keep you posted. Take care and God bless.

    • Hi, Khris. Got a reply from Ascott and Linden Suites. They charge P750 and P500 respectively for use of their swimming pool. Hope this is helpful. :)

  4. I just called `Premiere City Club` and they told me the rate is 500PHP from 6am to 12midnight lap pool. 25mx45m.

  5. hi .. thanks for this. it’s a great help .. pero parang di updated ung website ng flamingoes resort .. :)

  6. Please add, thanks

    California Gardens Resort
    # 245 Katipunan Ave., California Village San Bartolome, Novaliches,
    Quezon City, Philippines

    Contact Numbers:
    418-7626
    418-7627

    Contact Person: Senen / Cathy

    Email Address: info@californiagardensresort.com

  7. Packages

    The resort is open 24 hours a day starting at 8:00 am to 5:30 pm for day swimmers and 6:00 pm to 6:00 am for overnight swimmers.

    Swimming rates:
    P 140/person children and adults for day swimmers.
    P 175/person for overnight swimmers.

    Cottages:
    Ranges from P 300 to P 600 according to size.

    Air-con Rooms:
    Ranges from P 850 to P 2,000 per 12 hours occupancy.

    Package Rates for wedding & debut:
    Venue only (without swimming) P10,000.
    With catering and swimming please call for appointment for details.
    Contact numbers : 418-7626 / 418-7627 landline

    California Gardens Resort
    # 245 Katipunan Ave., California Village San Bartolome, Novaliches,
    Quezon City, Philippines

    Contact Numbers:
    418-7626
    418-7627

    Contact Person: Senen / Cathy

  8. Is there swimming pool around in Sta.mesa . Thanks for the update . So helpful

  9. there is an Ace Water Spa on United corner Brixton Sts., Mandaluyong City. they also have an indoor lapping pool.

  10. Is there contact number for pasay city sports complex? Tnx

  11. is the pool rate at century park hotel updated? thanks a lot!

  12. thanks for a big help,,i always enjoy swimming although i dont know how to swim..staying in a resort makes me feel relax…thank you again…

  13. this is so helpfull!! thanks for this site!!

  14. magkanu c0tage s flamingoes?

  15. Try nyo po sa Lourdes School sa may san mig ave sa ortigas… alam ko dati pwede dyan mag swim

  16. meron pa bang water boom ngayon?

  17. @california garden: do they have KTV, Billiards and is there a private pool?

  18. thanks this helps alot.. :D

  19. hi,anu po ang open na pool ngayon,

  20. may private pool b kyo mlapit sa pasig? magknu po

    adelaida ramos
  21. This is super helpful! Thank you very much :)

    Just wanna know if water boom is still open. Thanks again! :)

  22. Super helpful!!! Thank you so much!!!

  23. @california garden resor ask ko lng kng my mga pics or site po kau pra mview un place,,tnx

  24. may private pool ba na worth P5,00 -P9,000 around qc? please and thanks.

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