Swimming Pool Rentals & Birthday Parties

Swimming Pool Rentals & Birthday Parties

To book a birthday party, please call the H.G.R. Mews Community Centre at 709-576-8499 or the Paul Reynolds Community Centre at 709-576-8631. Keep in mind that party slots fill quickly!

Swimming Pool Party rentals include the following:

  • Lifeguard
  • 50 minutes in the swimming pool
  • 60 minutes in the multipurpose room
  • Parents/caregivers can access the multipurpose room for setup during the swimming portion of the rental.

H.G.R. Mews Community Centre

Up to 30 Swimmers $126
31 to 45 Swimmers $141
46 to 60 Swimmers $156
61 to 75 Swimmers $171
76 to 100 Swimmers $186
Gym / Multipurpose Room Party (no pool) $126

Paul Reynolds Community Centre

Up  to 15 Swimmers $115
15 to 30 Swimmers $145
31 to 45 Swimmers $175
45 to 60 Swimmers $205
61 to 75 Swimmers $235
Gym / Multipurpose Room / Tot Spot Equipment (no pool) (1 to 15 children) $115
Gym / Multipurpose Room (1 to 15 youth) $126

Bannerman Park Pool (summer only)

Up to 30 Swimmers $126

Party Information:

  • Rental costs are based on the number of people attending the pool portion of the party, which includes children and adults in the pool and/or observing on the pool deck. People observing from the observation area are not included in this number.
  • Parties can be booked in person at the H.G.R. Mews Community Centre or the Paul Reynolds Community Centre, or by phoning 709-576-8499 or 709-576-8631 if paying by VISA/Mastercard/American Express.
  • The City of St. John's reserves the right to cancel advance bookings in the event of a program or schedule change. In such a case, a full refund will be granted.
  • All children under the age of eight must be accompanied in the water by a responsible supervisor sixteen years of age or older. One supervisor may be responsible for a maximum of three children under the age of eight.
  • The party room wil be available during the pool portion of the party to allow for set-up and a place for you to leave gifts and supplies. However, the City of St. John's is not responsible for lost or stolen items.
  • There is absolutely no alcohol or smoking permitted in our facilities at any time.
  • Outside vendors are permitted, however they must have insurance and be approved by the City of St. John's. No private/home inflatables or Nerf toys are allowed to be used due to insurance liability.
  • Decorations are permitted in the party room and must be removed after the party. No tape or tacks allowed on walls.
  • Please check with front desk staff about the availability of appliances at each facility, however appliances such as hot plates and deep fryers cannot be used.
  • Copies of all rules listed above are given to all renters as a contract which must be reviewed and signed prior to the start of the party.
  • Cancellations/refunds must be requested 14 days in advance of the rental. Renters will be responsible for any damages to City property arising.

Rental Space
Pool space is available for private rentals at all of our swimming pools. Private rentals are a great way to enjoy a family gathering, or a corporate fun day. For further information, please contact the Program & Operations Coordinator at 709-576-8623 or email recreation@stjohns.ca