Pool Policy and Children’s Swim Times


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  • Stoke by Nayland Golf Club was created in 1972 by Bill and Devora Peake
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Pool Policy

Complimentary Access for Hotel Guests

Free adult swim sessions*. Adult hotel guests have complimentary access to our pool and spa facilities, 7 days a week before 10 am and after 6 pm. Poolside loungers are available on a first-come-first-served basis. Guests do not need to book in advance for free swim sessions. Children’s swim times apply. Please check the children’s swim time section below for terms of use.

Guests wishing to use the pool and spa facilities between 10 am and 6 pm are able to book a 2-hour adult pool session, complete with a reserved lounger, robe, and towels, at no cost. Please see read our terms of use below. These can be booked online in advance during the booking process.

2-hour bookable pool sessions

  • 10:00 – 12:00
  • 12:00 – 14:00
  • 14:00 – 16:00
  • 16:00 – 18:00

PLEASE NOTE: 2-hour sessions must be booked in advance. One 2-hour session can be booked per room per night of your stay.

Free Swim times

Monday to Friday
6:30am – 10:00am
6:00pm – 10:00pm

Saturday, Sunday and Bank Holidays
7:30am – 10:00am
6:00pm – 8:00pm

*Poolside loungers are subject to availability during free swim times.


For Children’s swim times, please refer to our Children’s Swim times below.

Terms and Conditions of bookable pool sessions:

  • Access is limited to the times detailed above
  • The two-hour bookable session is only available to adults. Children’s swim times apply
  • We recommend that you book your 2-hour session at the time of booking your stay. Any bookings after this date are subject to availability and can be made by calling our Reservations Team on 01206 262836
  • One 2-hour session can be booked per room per night of your stay
  • Pool session times are fixed. The closing time remains despite any late arrivals
  • Robes are provided on arrival at the Spa for your booked session.
  • Adult free swim times outside of the times shown do not require to be booked in advance, poolside loungers during this time are subject to availability
  • The Peake Spa Team reserve the right to remove any guests staying beyond their booked pool session
  • Opening times may vary
  • Spaces are subject to availability
  • This offer can be withdrawn at any time

Flip Flops can be purchased at Peake Reception for £2.50 per pair.

If you have not booked your session online, please call our Reservations Team on 01206 262836.

  • Children's Swim Times

    Children’s Swimming Times
    Saturdays, Sundays and Bank Holidays: 8:00 am – 9:00 am and 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm.
    During the Suffolk and Essex state school holidays, Monday to Friday: 8:00 am – 9:00 am
    There is no need to book between the above times, but children must vacate the leisure facilities no later than 9:15 am

    Please note: There will be no lifeguard in attendance on the poolside. We have strict child supervision policies in place, which are detailed below.

    Child Supervision Policy

    • One adult to every child under the age of 5 years
    • One adult to every two children aged 6-8
    • No adult can supervise more than three children at any one time
    • All children under the age of 16 are to be accompanied by an adult at all times
    • Children of nappy-wearing age are required to wear a waterproof nappy

    Please note:

    • Children’s Swimming is only permitted for hotel and lodge residents.
    • Clean towels will be provided and can be taken back to the rooms if required
    • No floats or swimming equipment will be available for hire
    • Access to the hot tub is only permitted for children over 16 yrs of age

  • Lifeguards

    Due to the depth of our swimming pool, there will be no lifeguard in attendance on the poolside.

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