YOUR NEXT ADVENTURE GREAT BRITISH LIDOS
SWELTERING in the heat? Make a mini-break out of a trip to one of Britain’s loveliest lidos . . .
COOL OFF IN PLYMOUTH
FOR a saltwater swim, head to Tinside Lido. By the sea at the tip of Plymouth Hoe, the Thirties pool has been beautifully restored. It also has three water fountains.
INSIDER TIP: Pack your suncream — there is a sunbathing terrace with loungers and deckchairs.
DETAILS: Relax at The Grosvenor, just an eight-minute walk from the pool, double rooms from £80 per night. Swimming costs £4.75 for adults and £3.75 for children, every oneactive.com/centre/tinside-lido
SPLASH AT SALTDEAN
SALTDEAN Lido, east of Brighton, has reopened after years of closure. The beautiful 40m pool is heated, and there are food stalls throughout the summer.
INSIDER TIP: The changing rooms aren’t finished, so bring a towel.
DETAILS: Enjoy a sea-view room at Artist Residence from £165 to £310 over summer, artist residence
brighton.co.uk. Swims £7.50 adults, £5 concessions, saltdeanlido.co.uk
PLUNGE INTO PENZANCE
THE triangular Art Deco Jubilee Pool near Penzance harbour opened in 1935 and has been given a new lease of life.
INSIDER TIP: Yoga, paddle-boarding and an inflatable assault course will be offered this summer.
DETAILS: Chapel House in Penzance from £150 per night, chapel
housepz.co.uk. Standard sessions cost £5 for adults, £3.50 for juniors, jubileepool.co.uk