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Carmel Valley Pool

3777 Townsgate Drive
San Diego, CA 92130

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Hours of Operation

Lap Swim


6:00am - 8:30am; 9:30am - 11:00am


Monday to Friday    

12:30pm to 3:30pm 


Saturday / Sunday   

12:00pm to 3:00pm 



Recreational Swim; Children's Pool and Large Slides

Monday to Friday               

12:30pm to 3:30pm



   Main Pool (Saturday & Sunday)

        12:00pm to 3:00pm

   Children's Pool  (Saturday only)

        12:00pm to 1:30pm

   Large Slides (Saturday only)        

          1:30pm to 3:00pm


Holiday Hours

July 4, 2019  and September 2, 2019

12:00pm to 4:00pm

Facility Information

Main Pool: 25 yards long x 24 yards wide with eight lanes

Children's Pool: for children 6 years and younger

Spectator Area: One area, 15 yards wide

Showers: Outdoor and Indoor

Special Features:

  • Two large water slides for children and adults 7 years and older and over 48“
  • Zero-depth entry 20 yards x 18 yards
  • All of our aquatic facilities have baby changing stations, day use lockers, heated showers, disability access (ramp or lift) and designated spectator areas.

General Information: Fees, Policies, Safety Information


Aquatic Programs

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Seasonal Brochures

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Online Registration

You may register online for aquatics programs at this and other City of San Diego Aquatics facilities at SDRecConnect.com.

Two important notes:

  1. When creating a new account, enter information for the primary parent or legal guardian first, before information for children. This establishes a "family"
  2. When you click "Submit" at the end of the process, the system will send you an email message with a special confirmation link. Until you've clicked the special link from the confirmation email, you will not be able to use the account!

Directions and Bus Route

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From Interstate 5 South exit on Del Mar Heights Road. Turn left and travel east to El Camino Real where there is a traffic light. Turn right on El Camino Real. Turn left on Townsgate Drive. The park and facility are on the right.

From Interstate 5 North take the Carmel Valley Road exit. Turn right at the end of the exit and travel to El Camino Real. Turn left on El Camino Real and travel to Townsgate Drive. Turn right on Townsgate Drive. The park and facility are on the right.

The pool is not accessible by bus.

For general Park & Recreation Department information, see the Frequently Asked Questions or click the Ask Parks button below.

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