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 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 40 0157 504

Opening hours

15 August 2022 onwards:
Mon 6 am - 8 pm
Tue 12 noon - 8 pm
Wed 6 am - 8 pm
Thu 6 am - 8 pm
Fri 12 noon - 8 pm
Sat 11 am - 7 pm
Sun 10 am - 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.
Phone +358 40 160 4295

Opening hours in the winter:

15 August 2022 onwards:

Mon, Wed 12 noon - 8 pm
Tue, Thu, Fri 6 am - 8 pm
Sat 11 am - 7 pm
Sun 10 am - 6 pm