Indoor Pools with Open Swim for Families in Greater Kalamazoo

Open Swim Kalamazoo

No Sunshine, No Problem: Places with Indoor Pools in Kalamazoo

Whether you’re escaping the dreary weather or simply want to enjoy an afternoon of family swim time, it is possible to have a fun day at the pool year-round in Southwest Michigan. A number of indoor pools in the Kalamazoo area offer open swim times.

These fun spots offer more than just chlorinated water; many include inflatable obstacle courses, slides, diving boards and pool toys.

Gear up in the swimsuit and goggles and read on to see our favorite spots to make a splash.

Bring swim diapers for your tiniest swimmers and verify hours before heading out. Schedules and hours are subject to change at any time and without notice.

SEE ALSO: Swimming Lessons for Kids in Kalamazoo

Swim, Dive and Splash at these Indoor Open Swim Locations

Ready to get wet? There are no overnight bags required to swim here; all of these indoor swimming pools are within a 60-minute drive from Kalamazoo.

Allegan Aquatic Center

1560 M-40 North, Allegan, MI 49010
Drive time: 30 minutes

The Allegan Aquatic Center offers a large pool with diving boards and an obstacle course. The warm water zero-entry leisure pool has a slide, lazy river and basketball hoop.

Boys at Indoor Pool

Holiday Inn Grand Rapids Waterpark

6569 Clay Ave SW, Grand Rapids, MI 49548
Drive time: 50 minutes

Large pool, whirlpool, toddler activity pool and splash pad. Day passes available, subject to availability.

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Holland Community Aquatic Center

550 Maple Ave, Holland, MI 49423
Drive time: 60 minutes

The Holland Aquatic Center offers Family Splash Time. The leisure pool (Splash Zone) features a triple spiral water slide, a multi-feature play structure, water cannons, vortex, water cane, fountains, and water jets.

This facility is currently undergoing renovations. Opening Date: January 31, 2022

Kalamazoo Athletic Club

100 W Michigan Ave, Kalamazoo, MI 49007

The Kalamazoo Athletic Club, located in the lower level of the Radisson Plaza Hotel, offers a day pass to use the gym facilities and pool.

Otsego Public Schools Pool

Washington Street Elementary School
538 Washington St, Otsego, MI 49078
Drive time: 20 minutes

Enjoy swimming all year round at the Otsego Public Schools Pool at Washington Street Elementary School. They offer swim lessons, exercise classes and open swim times.

Plainwell Community Pool

Plainwell Middle School
720 Brighmam St, Plainwell, MI 49080
Drive time: 20 minutes

Along with hosting home swim and diving meets, the community pool is open to all district residents for classes and recreation. It is a 6-lane pool of varying depth with 2 diving boards, spectator bleachers, showers, changing rooms and a lobby. 

Sherman Lake YMCA

6225 N 39th St, Augusta, MI 49012
Drive time: 25 minutes

Lap swim times currently require reservations; you can reserve time up to two weeks in advance.

Surfari Joe’s

Fairfield Inn & Suites
8258 Arnt Blvd, Watervliet, MI
Drive time: 50 minutes

Indoor water park featuring two slides that funnel outside of the park, a lazy river and a toddler pond play place. Currently closed due to COVID-19.

YMCA of Greater Kalamazoo

1001 W Maple St, Kalamazoo, MI 49008 (Maple)
2900 W Centre St, Portage, MI 49024 (Portage)


Non-members can swim at either location by purchasing a day pass. Day passes cover both the full YMCA facility and pool.

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