Public Swimming Pools & Beaches

Find indoor and outdoor pools, and beaches in Hamburg, Lüneburg and Geesthacht. Most public swimming pools have swim lanes, diving towers, children's pool and playground, some also offer sauna facilities.

Hallenbad St. Pauli
Family and fitness indoor swimming pool offering courses, Saturday morning only for women. Monday closed, open Tuesday to Thursday 14:00-18:00, Friday 8:30-18:00, weekend 10:00-18:00, Budapester Str. 29, 20359 Hamburg (Mitte).
Beach Hohendeicher See
Lake directly behind elbe dyke, western part used by windsurfers, southern beach for families, wheelchair accessible toilets available. Oortkatenufer 1, 21037 Hamburg. Check water quality online.
Ice Rink
Skating rink open from October till March, ice skates for hire, separate skating area for kids, open Tuesday to Sunday 11:00-17:30, Thursday and Saturday also 20:00-22:00, at Berner Heerweg 153, 22159 Hamburg (Rahlstedt).
Beaches Oejendorfer See
Lake located amid Oejendorfer Park with two beaches north and south, huge lawns, BBQ permitted, snacks, playground, parking at Barsbuetteler Weg and Driftredder 1, 22117 Hamburg. Check water quality online.
Hamburgs biggest swimming centre with training and sports facilities, various 50-m-lanes, diving platforms 5m, 7,5m, 10m; sauna, outdoor pool; open weekdays 6:30-23:00, weekend 8:00-23:00, Ifflandstr. 21, 22087 Hamburg (Centre).
Outdoor and Indoor Swimmingpool Finkenwerder
with view on Elbe, outdoor area with playground, football, volleyball area, sports pool, open in summer season till 20:00, weekend till 18:00; indoor pool open all-year Tuesday to Saturday; located at Finksweg 82, 21129 Hamburg.
Freizeitbad Geesthacht
Outdoor swimming pool and leisure centre on the Elbe riverside, sports pool, slide, playground, open May to September, opens Monday 10:00, Tuesday to Friday 6:30, weekend 7:00, closes 20:00, at Elbuferstr. 1, 21502 Geesthacht.
Hallenbad Elbgaustrasse
Indoor swimming pool for fitness, family and courses, accessible, open 14:00-20:00, Friday 8:30, Saturday 10:00-18:00, Sunday and Monday closed, at Elbgaustrasse 110, 22523 Hamburg (Eimsbuettel).
Parkbad Volksdorf
Family swimming centre, outdoor area and indoor pool, sauna, open Monday to Friday 6:30-23:00, weekend 8:00-23:00, ladies sauna Thursday, wheelchair accessible, at Rockenhof, 22359 Hamburg (access via parking space (Im alten Dorfe).
Germanys biggest water-leisure playground with various pools and adventure area, sauna and wellness, sports pool, outdoor pool, open 9:00-23:00 weekend 10:00-23:00, early swimming hours, in Altona at Holstenstr 30, 22767 Hamburg.
Scandinavian style swimming pool south of Elbe, with various sauna areas, outdoor pool and recreation area, thermae and slides, open daily 10:00-23:00, early swimming Monday to Friday 8:00, ladies sauna Wednesday, Gotthelfweg 2, 21077 Hamburg
Salü Thermal Bath Lüneburg
Salt thermal bath and sports swimming pool in Lüneburg, natural brine pools, wave basin, whirl pools, family swimming center with slides and outdool pool, at Uelzener Str. 1-5 21335 Lüneburg. 
Freibad Marienhoehe
Outdoor swimming pool with 26,500 square meter lawn area, beach volleyball, summer sauna, open in summer season Monday to Thursday 10:00-20:00, Friday 8.30, weekend 10:00-18:00 Luzerneweg 1-3, 22589 Hamburg (Blankenese).
Swimming pool Inselpark
Indoor swimming pool offering, Aqua Fitness Club, Girls and women's swimming & Outdoor swimming & Adult Swimming Lessons. Open Monday-Thursday 10:00-20:00, Friday opens 8:30, weekend closes 18:00, Kurt-Emmerich-Platz 12, 21109 Hamburg, b...
Bad Billstedt
Family and fitness swimming centre with pools indoor and outdoor, slides, water-climbing wall. Open Monday to Thursday 10:00-20:00, Friday 8:30, weekend 10:00-18:00, at Archenholzstr. 50 a 22117 Hamburg (Billstedt).
Thermal Bath Bartholomaeus
Spa with sauna, jacuzzi, indoor swimming pool, thermal pool, children not allowed, ladies sauna Thursday, early swimming Thursday-Friday, at Bartholomaeusstr. 95, 22085 Hamburg (Barmbek-Sued).
Bad Blankenese
Indoor fitness and family swimming pool and sauna, fitness courses, open Tuesday to Thursday 10:00-22:00, Friday 8:30-22:00, weekend 10:00-22:00, Monday sauna only, Simrockstr. 45 22589 Hamburg (Blankenese).
Spa Holthusenbad
Sauna, jaccuzis, indoor and outdoor swimming pool in elegant spa area, open daily 9:00-23:00, ladies sauna Monday and Wednesday, at Goernestr. 21, 20249 Hamburg
Family and fitness swimming pool, outdoor pool and lawn and sauna, open daily 10:00-22:00, sauna 23:00, ladies sauna on Thursday, Reetwerder 25, 21029 Hamburg (Bergedorf).
Hallenbad Suederelbe
Indoor swimming pool, accessibly designed, open Tuesday to Thursday 10:-20:00, Friday 8:30-21:00, weekend 10:00-18:00, Monday closed, on Neugrabener Markt 9, 21149 Hamburg (Neugraben-Fischbek).
Sachsenwald-Bad Tonteich
Natural lake amid Sachsenwald forest with outdoor swimming facilities, non-swimmers area, open in summer Monday to Friday 6:00-20:00, weekend 9:00-20:00, Am Tonteich, 21521 Wohltorf.
Adventure pool with water slides, children area, indoor and outdoor pools, sauna area on 3 floors, lounges and wellness, at Strandallee 143, 24683 Scharbeutz (Baltic Sea resort).
Hamburgs oldest swimming center with indoor pools, all-year outdoor pool with 50-m-lane, 10 m diving platform, spacious sauna area, open Monday to Friday 9:00-24:00, weekend 10:00-23:00, ladies sauna every Tuesday, at Hohe Weide 15, 20259 Hamburg.