Book sessions at PaddlePod

What we do

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Baby & pre-school swimming classes

Our baby, toddler and pre-school lessons are delivered by the awesome Nemo Swimming team. You'll find them here six days a week, with a wide range of class options on offer.


Swimming lessons (school children)

SwimNE, the region's leading independent swim school, deliver group and private lessons for school children and adults. Their classes run seven days a week, and are offered for stages 1-10 and beyond.

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Family swim sessions (all ages)

Hire your very own area of the pool for up to eight people. We fill it with small inflatables, toys and floats, and it's yours for an hour. All for just £30!


Swim with me play sessions

These pay-as-you-go sessions are perfectly designed to introduce children aged 0-4 to the joys of swimming and all the fun it provides.


Bump + me relaxed swims

Exclusively for mums-to-be, these sessions are perfect for all stages of pregnancy. A great chance to stay active and meet new friends.


Adult/female-only swims

Our adult-only and female-only swim sessions are specifically for swimmers aged 18+ years - perfect if you're swimming for fitness, fun or friendship.


Sensory room (individual)

Book a space in our sensory room at PaddlePod North Tyneside (Shiremoor). Suitable for babies aged 0-12 months.


Baby and parent socials

We hold weekly socials for babies and their grown-ups on Wednesdays mornings (10-11.30am) at PaddlePod North Tyneside (Shiremoor)

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Activity classes

Did you know our activity rooms are home to a range of exciting children's classes? Hirers include Hartbeeps, babyballet, Rhythm Time and LullaBaby.

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Activity room

Do you run your own activity classes? Looking for a room to hire? Get in touch! We'd love to hear from you, and to tell you what we can offer.


Birthday parties

We have some great party packages available at PaddlePod! From swimming parties to soft play celebrations, room hire options to exclusive hire.


Play areas

Our Killingworth venue features an exciting soft play area for children aged 0-5 years old - the perfect size for them to explore while you sit back and relax. We also have additional play areas at Killingworth and Shiremoor which are free to use when making a purchase from the cafe. All play areas are open for drop-ins between 9am and 3pm, Monday to Friday.

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We have cafes at both our venues serving a range of tasty treats, delicious bites, artisan coffees and more. As well as providing a comfortable viewing areas for families attending our swimming lessons, these cafes are open for customers visiting PaddlePod for a play, as well as those who are just popping in for a cuppa and a catch-up (Monday to Friday, 9am to 3pm)

“There is so much to do here - definitely one of our favourite places to come with the kids"