Re-Opening from 6th July

We are delighted to announce that our swimming pool will re-open for hotel residents and members from 6th July. We have taken important steps to ensure physical distancing and the health and safety of our guests while using our facilities.

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Hotel with Swimming Pool in Dublin City Centre

Club Vitae is proud to house the largest hotel swimming pool in Dublin 2, located at Clayton Hotel Cardiff Lane in Grand Canal Dock.
Heated to a comfortable temperature, guests and members can enjoy both lane and leisure swimming 365 days per year.

Swimming Lessons – Dublin City Centre

Discover our variety of swimming lessons for adults, children, toddlers and babies at one of the best hotels in Dublin with swimming pool!

Prices start from only €10 per week.


Children’s Pool

We also have a separate children’s pool for the little ones where they can have fun and be safe.

Children’s Swimming Lessons

Swimming lessons provide important skills that will benefit your children later in life. All of our swimming instructors are nationally certified, Garda vetted and trained in CPR, AED and first aid.

Little Nemos – Level 1


Age: 3-6 – First time taking lessons or fearful of water.

Small Fins – Level 2


Age: 5-8 – Learning to become for more confident in water

Dolphins – Level 3


Stroke readiness

Children’s 6-Week Swimming Course

Classes are small to ensure full attention and last for 30 minutes.

This course costs €84 for 6 weeks.

Private adult and child swimming lessons are also available at €20.

Additional charges may apply.

Timetable and More Information

For more information regarding children’s swimming lessons, please contact the Club Vitae team on
01 643 9502 or email

Opening Hours

Monday – Thursday 6.30am – 9.30pm
Friday 6.30am – 8.30pm
Saturday 8.00am – 7.30pm
Sunday 8.00am – 6.00pm

Swimming Pool Restrictions & Requirements

Please note, all guests using the swimming pool must wear a swimming hat. Swimming hats can be purchased at Club Vitae reception for €3 each.

Monday to Friday children are permitted to use the pool until 5:30pm, after which it is adult swim time only.

However, during, weekends, bank holidays, Summer months, Easter, Halloween, and Christmas midterm breaks there are no restrictions.


Contact us now to discuss your requirements:
+353 1 643 9502, email or submit your enquiry below.


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Clayton Hotel Cardiff Lane is currently open to essential travel only in accordance with government guidelines.

Reasonable evidence confirming the stay is for essential travel must be provided on arrival, otherwise your booking will be cancelled.

Please contact our hotel team to discuss your requirements by calling +353 1 643 9500 or send us an email.