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Welcome to Dolphin Swim School

The school was set up by a former national champion swimmer with a passion for providing a safe, friendly environment in which children and adults alike can feel safe and comfortable around water, while receiving expert tuition from fully qualified instructors.

From beginners to advanced swimmers, lessons are given in a warm, friendly and relaxing environment by qualified, Garda vetted teachers experienced in ensuring that students feel at ease in the water.

Dolphin Swim School provide swimming lessons for children and adults of all ages and levels. Class sizes are strictly restricted, ensuring a highly effective pupil to teacher ratio.

St. Augustine's Pool

Carysfort Avenue Blackrock 
T: 01 283 3528 M: 087 9306466 E: info@dolphinswimschool.ie

St. Augustine's Swimming Pool


The pool is 8m X 20m. The depth is 1m to 2.3m with an average pool temperature of 31.5°. This temperature is a full 2-3 degrees higher than you will find in other local swimming pools. This immediately puts children at ease when entering the water.

Changing Rooms

We offer separate male and female changing rooms and full shower and toilet facilities.

Meeting Point

Please meet your teacher by the side of the pool. Access is through the disinfectant footbath

Viewing Point

Viewing can be done using the designated viewing area located beside the pool.


A range of items are available from our shop located in the entrance to the pool. Items available include swimming hats, a range of goggles, ear plugs, nose clips, swimming costumes and arm bands.

Other Information

Users of the pool are asked to ensure that you respect the school property and that all children who are not attending lessons are not running around the school, or the changing rooms.



Located on the corner of Carysfort Avenue and Stillorgan Park Road in St Augustine's park, the pool is part of St Augustine's School. Entry to the school is clearly marked and areas available for visitors to the swimming school are clearly signposted.

The pool is situated in a residential area and we ask that you respect the privacy of the residents by making use of the school's ample parking while attending sessions at the pool.

Entrance into St Augustine's Park from Stillorgan Park Road. Pool parking is clearly sign-posted.



St. Augustine's

St. Augustine's Pool
Carysfort Avenue
County Dublin

T: 01 283 3528
M: 087 9306466
E: info@dolphinswimschool.ie



St John of Gods
Menni Services
Island Bridge
Dublin 8
T: 01 283 3528
M: 087 9306466
E: info@dolphinswimschool.ie


Mespil Pool

Mespil Apartments
Sussex Road
Dublin 4

T: 01 6684626
M: 086 8567603
E: mary@mespilpool.com