Beaches and swimming centres

Lappeenranta is a city with a long shoreline. The biggest beaches are located in Myllysaari, Sammonlahti, Voisalmi and Murheistenranta, near the Saimaa Canal.
The Myllysaari Beach and Recreation Area is the main beach in town, and it is located right next to the city centre. There are extensive beach services in the area. In addition to the sandy beach and green areas, there is a diving platform and a thrilling roller slide, a parkour track, beach volley court and an area with exercise and climbing equipment. Dogs have their own, designated swimming spot, nearby. In the winter, there are two spots available for winter swimmers: at the swimming area and near the public sauna.
The private adventure climbing park, Flow Park, can also be found in the area.

The swimming centres

Lappeenranta Swimming Centre

The Lappeenranta Swimming Centre has a 25-metre swimming pool with 8 lanes, a children’s pool, a diving pool, a climbing wall, a water slide, steam rooms, rentable saunas, a gym and a cafeteria.
Pohjolankatu 29, 53100 Lappeenranta
Phone +358 5 616 3020

Opening hours in the winter:

Mon, Wed, Thu from 6 am to 8 pm.
Tue, Fri from noon to 8 pm.
Sat from 11 am to 7 pm
Sun from 10 am to 6 pm

Lauritsala Swimming Centre

The Lauritsala Swimming Centre has 6 lanes, a 25-metre pool, a children’s pool with a small slide, a pool lift for people with disabilities, saunas, a gym and a cafeteria.

Opening hours in the winter:

Mon, Wed from noon to 8 pm
Tue, Thu, Fri from 6 am to 8 pm
Sat from 11 am to 7 pm
Sun from 10 am to 6 pm