Heated Indoor Swimming Pool

Enjoy the warm and spacious Tropicana Pool Complex at Welcome Family.

Many people come back year after year for the fantastic Dawlish beaches at our doorstep.

You simply can’t beat a sunny day by the seaside! For the rainy days, you can enjoy the warm and spacious Tropicana Pool Complex at Welcome Family. Come rain or shine, you are guaranteed a fun time in the water at Welcome Family!


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Tropicana Indoor Fun Pools

The Tropicana Pool Complex, comprises of four separate indoor heated pools with an average water temperature between 27°C and 29.5°C.

Sports Pool

This rectangular pool is ideal for adults who are looking for a leisurely swim or a bit of exercise – depth 1 m to 1.5 m

Toddlers Pool

For the young ones, we have the Toddler’s Pool. The pool depth is 50cms, providing a safe splash around for you and your kids!

Fun Pool

Our largest swimming pool has an island and water features and is perfect for the kids. They will love it! Play around for hours in the tropical fun-pool with waterfalls, jets, fountains and bubbles – depth 1.2 m.

Bubble Pool

With water jets for relaxation, our Bubble Pool is a great way to wind down after a day of activities. Soak away any tension in this family-sized whirlpool spa.
Family Changing Facilities

The recently refurbished changing facilities are mixed, making it the perfect environment for families. There are changing rooms, baby changing facilities, showers, lockers plus a disabled toilet / changing cubicle and a disabled ramp to the main pool doors.

Pool Opening Times

Open throughout the spring and summer season from 9.00am to 7.00pm daily.
Closed 1.00pm to 2.00pm.

During busy periods sessions may apply – please check at the pool for more information.

The pool will be closed during our Autumn season in November and December.

Lifeguards & Safety

Swim, soak, paddle, frolic… our indoor swimming pools are supervised by qualified lifeguards, holding the UK National Pool Lifeguard Qualification, so you can relax knowing your children are having fun in safety. The water quality is checked regularly throughout the day to ensure a high standard.

Our lifeguards are there to control the whole pool area so that everyone can enjoy a safe swim.  Children under 11 and non-swimmers must be supervised by an adult swimmer at all times. One adult must be in the pool with no more than two children under 11.

Small Inflatables such as small rubber rings are permitted, however, large inflatables such as lilo’s, dinghies, large rings etc are strictly prohibited. Also no snorkels, masks or flippers please.

Never swim after a heavy meal or after alcohol and be especially careful if you have a medical condition such as epilepsy, asthma, diabetes or heart problems.