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Lifeguard at the Parliament Hill Lido

How to apply for annual and season passes

You can apply for an annual or season pass to the Lido, the Bathing Ponds or both. These passes grant the pass holder unlimited visits to the site during the period that pass is valid for.

To apply for an annual or season pass, please complete a Season Ticket Application Form (100 KB) and return it in person to the ticket kiosk at the Lido.

Please remember to bring any proof of eligibility for concessionary rates with you. Full details are included in the document above.

Opening times

Period from Opening Last entry Vacate water
Winter swimming 7am 12noon 12.30pm

Please note, swimmers must vacate the water, re-pay and re-enter at the end of each swimming period.

Evening swimming is for over 16s only and ID will be required for entry.


The following facilities are available on site:

  • Men's and women's changing rooms
  • Hot showers
  • A limited number of lockers requiring your own padlock
  • Supervised left luggage area
  • Separate areas for lane swimmers and leisure users
  • Limited formal seating 
  • Toilets


All income generated is used to help maintain these facilities and towards the cost of lifeguarding the Lido and Ponds. Thank you for supporting Hampstead Heath.

Please bring ID or documentation if you're buying a concessionary ticket.

Concessions are available for under 16s, full-time students, people over 60, people with disabilities and people claiming state benefits (including Jobseeker's Allowance).

Charge ​Fee
​Early morning, evening and winter swimming (Adult) £4
Early morning, evening and winter swimming (Concession)​ £2.50​
Single day ticket (Adult)​ £7
Single day ticket (Concession)​ £4​.50
Adult and child £10​
Family day ticket (2 adults, 2 children)​ £18.50​
Monthly ticket (Adult) £47​
Monthly ticket (Concession)​ £29​
6 month season pass (Adult)​ £133
6 month season pass (Concession)​ £80
12 month season pass (Adult)​ £195​
12 month season pass (Concession)​ £117​

All facilities charges

These annual and summer passes cover access to both the Parliament Hill Lido and our Bathing Ponds.

​Charge ​Fee
​6 month season pass (Adult) £150​
6 month season pass (Concession)​ £90​
12 month season pass (Adult)​ £216​
12 month season pass (Concessionary)​ £130
08 August 2014
Last Modified:
29 September 2017