Motcombe Swimming Pool, Wave Leisure Trust


Motcombe pool is small and friendly, the water is warm – heated to 31° which makes it a favourite for rehabilitation and disabled groups.



  • Curb on the street corner has been lowered for wheelchair/buggy access.
  • There is a ramp with slight rise and rails to enter the building.
  • Doors are not automatic but staff will be happy to help.
  • The poolside is wheelchair accessible. Doors are wide.
  • Poolside rails for impaired walkers.
  • Steps down into the pool have rails.
  • Poolside wheelchairs are available – speak to a member of staff.
  • Poolside hoist available (staff are trained to use this and can assist).   
  • It is approximately 5 metres from changing room to pool.
  • There is  a spacious unisex disabled changing room with grab rail/drop down rail
  • Some other changing rooms may also be suitable for use (larger) ask a member of staff.
  • The ladies changing area is level with quite wide cubicles.
  • There is a slight slope into the men’s changing area which has handrails and a large cubicle.
  • Some lockers are low down and reachable – 20p non refundable charge
  • On street parking nearby
  • Accessible Toilets
  • Toilet Hoist
  • Grab/Drop Down Rails
  • Poolside Hoist
  • Baby Changing Facilities
Guide Dogs
  • Guide Dogs Welcome
Additional Services
  • Fast Track Entry
The Unexpected
  • There are flashing lights
  • One flashing light that can be turned off on request

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Motcombe Road
Eastbourne, BN21 1PU