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Metropolitan Pool and Recreation Center

Gym Pool, Gym, and Gym / Fitness Center · Williamsburg
261 Bedford Ave (Metropolitan Ave), New York, NY 11211, United States
Hours:
Closed until 7:00 AM (Show more)
  • Mon–Fri
    • 7:00 AM–9:30 PM
  • Sat
    • 7:00 AM–5:30 PM
  • Sun
    • 10:00 AM–5:30 PM
Credit Cards:
Yes

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6.8/10

Based on 63 votes

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    Diego C.
    "Best swimming option in Williamsburg"(5 Tips)
    Darwin P.
    "their facilities in the city with a membership."(4 Tips)
    Evan M.
    "32 laps (lengths not loops) = 1/2 mile."(3 Tips)
    Nate
    "20 minute of exercise but the staff has a tendency"(2 Tips)
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  • Louie B.

    Its become a hipster bathhouse

    Louie Bee · January 10, 2015
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  • Vernon J.

    Best deal in nyc

    Vernon Jones · January 23, 2014
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  • Alexandra C.

    $25 for a year when you're 18-24 y.o. Hellz yeah!

    Alexandra Chavane de Dalmassy · January 14, 2014
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  • Vernon J.

    9am or 3pm it's a ghost town

    Vernon Jones · July 10, 2013
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  • NYC Parks

    Met pool is great, but also make sure you check out the free fitness classes here, such as Cardio Sculpt and Intensati. Try a Shape Up NYC class for free, and come back for low-cost fitness! Read more

    NYC Parks · June 13, 2013
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  • Dwayne K.

    If you like to swim, this might just be the place for you!

    Dwayne Kilbourne · April 16, 2013
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  • Anton B.

    Staff is courteous

    Anton Bachin · December 18, 2012
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  • Nate

    Pool dimensions are 75ft x 30ft. That's about 72 lengths for a mile. Or about 44 lengths for a kilometer.

    Nate · December 7, 2012
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  • Nate

    Get in before 9:10pm, even if the schedule says they'll be open to 9:30pm. You might think you can squeeze in 20 minute of exercise but the staff has a tendency to close early.

    Nate · December 7, 2012
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  • Ross P.

    Update: it's $150/yr but the $75/6 month option is avail. You have to be enthusiastic or at least tolerant of circle swimming, but the water's cool. Jump in.

    Ross P · July 10, 2012
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  • The Corcoran Group

    Membership to this center (and all others) is $150 a year. You’ll get access to the clean and slightly chilly pool. Beware of the mandatory showers, they’re cold too!

    The Corcoran Group · June 20, 2012
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  • Evan M.

    32 laps (lengths not loops) = 1/2 mile.

    Evan Moody · June 13, 2012
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  • J. L.

    Do laps in the pool after a work out, it's a great way to cool off =)

    J. Lu. · December 24, 2011
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  • Katarina H.

    Avoid mon, wed, fri between 10-12, if you're a dude, it's ladies swimming only...

    Katarina Hybenova · September 1, 2011
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  • Ula L.

    Membership doubled...but 150$ for the year is still not bad compared to other placess.

    Ula L. · August 26, 2011
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  • Julia S.

    They just doubled their prices :(

    Julia Schweizer · August 9, 2011
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  • Darwin P.

    The prices may be going up, but it's still a great deal since you can use any of their facilities in the city with a membership. That being said, the men's locker room can get extremely humid on any h

    Darwin Poblete · August 6, 2011
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  • Olenka R.

    The price doubles on July 1st...

    Olenka R. · May 24, 2011
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  • Diego C.

    Best swimming option in Williamsburg

    Diego Cruz · March 29, 2011
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  • Will M.

    FYI Prices are doubling to $150/year this summer.

    Will Mayo · March 22, 2011
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  • Nikki M.

    $75 for the year I'm not complaining

    Nikki M · March 9, 2011
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  • Caitlyn C.

    Tuesdays and Thursdays (3-5:30) the facilities are reserved for the Teen Program and not open to the public.

    Caitlyn Cathcart · February 24, 2011
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  • Carlos H.

    I swim lots. Nice gym!

    Carlos Henriquez · August 4, 2010
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  • Domingo S.

    If you do not get here earlier you will not get tridmill. Run the Williamsburg bridge your better off.

    Domingo Santiago · June 8, 2010
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  • Colin P.

    Cheapest gym membership in NYC. $75 for the year!

    Colin Parks-Fried · April 3, 2010
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