Hougang Swimming Complex is situated on the northeast side of Singapore. A neighborhood public pool for leisure swimming and swimming lessons.
The pool is located just beside HDB and they share the same carpark. Unlike the Katong swimming complex, there is ample space for parking on this premise. The pool is housed with a sitting gallery that can contain up to 320 pax.
This public swimming pool in Hougang is ideal for family recreational activities as well as swimming lessons. The complex treat the tiles with anti slips floor treatment, a friendly environment for younger kids and families.
Signboards and notice boards are found near the entrance to notify all users are to wear proper swimming wears during the swim on the premises. Always take a shower before and after using the swimming pool facility for hygiene and safety purposes. This should be a healthy habit to upkeep all the time in swimming pools anywhere.
The pools are not shaded and usually sunny during afternoon timing from 12 pm to 4 pm. An excellent time to swim in this area will be evening time as it is generally not cold at night. The water is usually warm around 7 to 9 pm in the competition and training pools.
Before the entrance, unlike most of the other swimming complexes, there is a big shelter just at the entrance of the swimming complex. A small roadway for drop off paved just beside the shelter, workers, and students alike who are taking a rest will be found sitting around here most of the time.
Another sharp contrast as compared to other pools is the massive choices of vending machines situated at the left and right corner of entrances. Never be worried about running out of snacks and in need of energy replenishment after tough swimming.
Heavy swimming sessions get your body “damaged” during the gruesome workouts. The food consumption will help to aid better recovery added with its remarkable convenience.
The complex is located very conveniently around the food center. Across the street at block 511, there are food courts found under the block for quick bites before and after swimming.
There are eight shopping malls around Hougang and here are four of the popular ones:
▷ Hougang is the most commonly known mall in Hougang. You can locate it near the Hougang Bus Interchange. It is a five-storey mall with food, books, phone, amenities shops.
▷ Kang Kar Mall is a small shopping centre with a food court and a two-storey Fairprice outlet.
▷ Hougang 1 is another place if you are looking for NTUC Fair price Xtra outlet; you can find it in the west of Hougang
▷ Buangkok Square is a newly designed shopping mall combined with condominiums at the top after the three-storey shops. There are food court, Macdonald and Prime Supermarket
Have you missed this fabulous Hougang swimming complex? The complex is found opposite to Hougang Polyclinic and conveniently beside the Hougang sports hall.
Yellow and blue fences can be seen covering the pool, take a short walk down along the colorful fences, and you will see the entrance in front.
Note: Hougang sports hall housed a running stadium track, sitting gallery to cater for daily running.
Hougang Swimming Complex is located at 95 Hougang Avenue 4 S538830
95 Hougang Ave 4, Singapore 538830Get Direction
|Monday||6.30am to 9.30pm|
|Tuesday||2.30pm to 9.30pm|
|Wednesday||6.30am to 9.30pm|
|Thursday||8.00am to 9.30pm|
|Friday||6.30am to 9.30pm|
|Saturday||8.00am to 9.30pm|
|Sunday||6.30am to 9.30pm|
|Sheng Siong Supermarket||2.8km|
|Hougang Green Shopping Mall||1.7km|
|Kang Kar Mall||1.2km|
|Hougang Community Club||1.2km|
|Hougang MRT (NE14)||822m|