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VOBSTER QUAY INLAND DIVING & SWIMMING CENTRE
VOBSTER QUAY
SURFACE WATER TEMP:  6.9 °C    UPDATED:  28-02-2024
SURFACE WATER TEMP:  6.9 °C
WINTER SWIMMING UPDATE - Don't miss these important changes to our swim procedures!
THE UK'S FRIENDLIEST DIVING & SWIMMING CENTRE
WELCOME TO VOBSTER QUAY
Welcome to the UK's friendliest inland scuba diving, open water swimming and stand-up paddleboarding venue.
We offer the perfect blend of awesome open water activities and a great range of facilities sure make your visit relaxing and fun. Whether you're a scuba or freediver, open water swimmer or you enjoy nothing more than a relaxing paddle, Vobster Quay is for you. With 36-acres of water and a full range of onsite facilities, we are one of the UK's premier locations for open water leisure activities. Note that paddle sports are available between April to October only.

Please note that all visitors wishing to engage in water sport activities are required to prebook attendance using our online booking portal. Please do not turn up if you have not booked a session - you will not be able to enter.
Can I visit Vobster Quay?
To enjoy open water activities at Vobster Quay, we ask that you are able to meet these simple requirements:

  • You must be a current member of Vobster Quay. We offer swim, dive and paddle visitors a range of cost effective membership options.
  • Alternatively, you are a pre-registered guest of a Vobster Quay member. Guests must be accompanied by the member that invited them.
  • Alternatively, you are a pre-registered trainee diver or swimmer attending Vobster Quay for the sole purpose of participating in a training course. You should join the group booking created by your instructor.
  • You have read through, completed and signed our terms & conditions, health questionnaire and COVID-19 declaration via our online booking portal at app.vobster.com.
  • You have prebooked your attendance via our online booking portal. Please do not turn up if you have not booked a session.
What about non-member divers?
Want to dive at Vobster Quay but not a member? From Sunday 7th April 2024, non-member divers will be able to prebook a diving session at Vobster on a Sunday afternoon between 14:00 - 20:00. Read the full announcement. Open dive session only available between April - October.
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LATEST VOBSTER NEWS
29th January 2024
NOTICE OF ROAD CLOSURE
Planning to visit Vobster Quay in early February? We would like to make you aware of an access restriction to our site from Monday 5th February to Friday 9th February. If you plan to visit us during this period of disruption, we suggest you take a few minutes to familiarise yourself with these restrictions in order to minimise their impact.
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8th January 2024
WINTER SWIM UPDATE
Get your 2024 swim season off to a 'fresh' start with a spot of Winter swimming right here at Vobster Quay. To ensure that you stay safe and have fun, we've introduced some all-important changes to our safety procedures. Please take a few minutes to familiarise yourself with these changes to prepare for a Winter full of refreshing swimming.
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5th January 2024
2024 OPENING HOURS NOW ONLINE
As we enter a new year packed with the promise of good things to come, it's time to plan your year ahead! We're pleased to announce that our opening hours for Spring and Summer 2024 are now online covering open water swimming, scuba diving and - of course - the welcome return of paddle sports in April.
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25th December 2023
Christmas 2023 Opening Hours
Are you planning a seasonal swim or dive over the Christmas 2023 holiday period? Our hard-working staff will be taking a well-deserved rest over the festive season so please plan ahead - our Christmas opening hours are online now. Rest assured that our Christmas songs playlist for the quayside music system is on stand by (sorry).
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FABULOUS ONSITE FACILITIES
As the UK's friendliest inland diving centre, we pride ourselves on constantly striving to deliver a level of service and facilities that are second to none - all backed up, of course, by our signature sparkly welcome!
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