|leisure = swimming_pool|
|A place built for swimming (water area only)|
|Used on these elements|
|Status: In use|
|Tools for this tag|
A swimming pool is a place built for swimming as a recreational activity or sport, typically taking the form of an excavated and lined pool (wikipedia:Swimming_pool). Swimming pools may be open-air or housed within buildings.
Private swimming pools should be tagged with leisure=swimming_pool and access=private. It has not yet been decided, whether swimming pools, which are accessible for the public but require paying an entrance fee should be tagged with access=public or access=permissive
In addition to access, you might use...
- fee=* can be used to indicate whether a fee is charged. It has not yet been decided, whether swimming pools, which are accessible for the public but require paying an entrance fee should be tagged with access=permissive or access=customers. See access=* and respective talk page.
- sport=swimming - A place where you can do swimming, as one of many sports under sport=*. Currently only around 5% of swimming pools are tagged with this tag. It is not clear if only swimming pools suitable for sportive swimming should be tagged with this tag. Discuss on the talk page.
- leisure=sports_centre + sport=swimming: A centre containing one or more swimming pools that is mainly focussed on swimming as a sport, including swimming lessons.
- leisure=water_park: An amusement area with water slides, recreational swimming pools and dressing rooms.
A facility containing one or more swimming pools that is mainly focussed on swimming as a recreational activity.
The 'Standard' map style includes leisure=swimming_pool rendered as a light blue area.
discouraged tag amenity=swimming_pool