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St-Laurent Complex

With the announcement of new provincial restrictions to slow the spread of COVID-19, the City has announced the closure of fitness centres and the suspension of fitness classes and aquafitness. In addition, skating, kindergym, squash, racquetball and volleyball programs have been suspended. These restrictions take effect October 10 and will remain for 28 days.

525 Côté Street
Ottawa, ON K1K 0Z8

City facilities have begun a phased-in approach of reopening. Please visit Ottawa’s Reopening Plan webpage for current information on services being offered.

  • Free public Wi-Fi
  • On site parking
  • Public computers

You can now reserve a spot for swimming online by clicking on the facility name in the charts below.

Please note: The schedules listed in the charts below are a general overview of the schedules. When you click on the facility name to reserve your space, the only schedules that will display are for sessions that have spaces available for reservation.

Before reserving your space, please review:

  Program name Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Swimming Lane swim 8 - 9 am,
9:15 - 10:15 am,
11:15 am - 12:15 pm,
12:30 - 1:30 pm,
7 - 8 pm
7:45 - 8:45 am,
9 - 10 am,
10:15 - 11:15 am,
11:30 am - 12:30 pm,
7 - 8 pm
6:45 - 7:45 am,
8 - 9 am,
9:30 - 10:30 am,
11 am - noon,
7 - 8 pm
8 - 9 pm
7:45 - 8:45 am,
9 - 10 am,
10:15 - 11:15 am,
11:30 am - 12:30 pm,
7 - 8 pm
8 - 9 am,
9:15 - 10:15 am,
10:30 - 11:30 am,
8:15 - 9:15 pm
7:45 - 8:45 am,
11:30 am - 12:30 pm,
12:45 - 1:45 pm
11:45 am - 12:45 pm,
1 - 2 pm
Public swim n/a n/a n/a n/a 5:45 - 6:45 pm,
7 - 8 pm
2 - 3 pm,
3:15 - 4:15 pm
2:15 - 3:15 pm,
3:30 - 4:30 pm

Sports

  • A maximum of two players on each court is allowed.
Badminton n/a n/a 7 - 9 pm n/a n/a n/a n/a

For rental availability and information, please call the facility.

To browse registered programs available City-wide, visit our online Recreation Guide PDFs.

To search registered programs available at this facility, please visit JOINOttawa.

Facility features

  • Indoor Pool
  • Outdoor Wading Pool
  • Arena
  • Fitness Centre
  • Cardio theatre
  • Weight room
  • Aerobic studio
  • Indoor cycling room
  • Gymnasium
  • Meeting Rooms

Accessibility features

The accessibility features of this facility are detailed below. While the City of Ottawa is constantly working to improve access, please note that not all parts of every facility are necessarily 'accessible for all' as facilities were built to meet accessibility standards of their time.

Parking

  • 5 designated accessible parking spaces
  • 15 metres from parking space to the door
  • Access aisle
  • Cut curb
  • Hazard indicator

Entrance/Exit

  • 4 accessible entrances
  • Ramp
  • Wide door (with power door opener) for wheelchair passage
  • Direct access to the main floor, lobby, elevator
  • Reception desks
  • Accessible counters
  • Floor area for manoeuvring a wheelchair
  • Swipe access

Signage

  • Directional signs
  • Tactile signage
  • High contrast signage
  • Large lettering

Stairs

  • Stairs with no-slip surface
  • Good colour contrast
  • Continuous hand rails

Pool

  • 84°F to 86°F, 29°C to 30°C temperature
  • Ramp access
  • Water wheelchair available
  • Colour contrast edging around the pool

Pool Change Room

  • Barrier free stalls
  • Toilet/shower grab bars
  • Lowered sink counters
  • Lowered soap dispensers
  • Lowered towel dispensers
  • Lowered hand dryers
  • Roll-in shower access
  • Seat in the shower
  • Child change tables
  • Benches in the accessible change room stalls and/or adult change tables
  • Hand-held shower head
  • Grab bars in the accessible stall
  • Accessible equipment

Learn more about Inclusive Recreation and accessible services.