Press & Awards November 2017

Taking a dip in balmy waters before tucking into a Mediterranean feast are activities not normally associated with the commuter town of Reading, but the new Thames Lido brings eating and exercise together in a refreshing and unexpected way.

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The Guardian November 2017

Thames Lido is special.

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Felicity Cloake, The Guardian Weekend

“Not only is Thames Lido hands down the best swimming pool cafe I’ve ever had the pleasure of warming up in, but local intelligence suggests it’s a strong contender for best restaurant in Reading full stop.”

Amy Bryant, Telegraph Magazine October 2017

“With the water dulling the sounds of the city and a skyline of trees the only sign of the world outside, it’s a unique experience only enhanced by the smell of just-baked bread.”

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Country & Townhouse

“The lido is a beautifully simple mix of old and new.

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Outdoor Swimmer

“A delightful hybrid

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Spa Bookings Closed

We are currently updating our spa booking software which means that we cannot take any new bookings or amend pre-booked appointments for massages, non-member swims and Swim, Massage & Meal packages during this time. We hope to have the new system in place week commencing 4th July, please keep checking this website for updates.