Bonus: Kitsap Peninsula pool
Bainbridge Island Aquatics Center, Bainbridge Island
Water temp: 80 degrees (lap pool), 85 degrees (leisure pool)
Prices: Admission $6.50 youth, $7.50 adult. Multi-visit passes available at a discount.
Lessons: Available at all levels, including parent/tot water adjustment classes and specialty classes such as diving and water polo introduction.
Fun features: Bainbridge Island's public pool has a water tube slide, frog-shaped slide, lazy river, tipping water baskets, diving boards, steam room, dry sauna, spa and double rope swing (!).
For little ones: Little ones will love the dedicated tot pool with sloped beach entry and play area (ages 6 and younger).
Pool tips: Check out the unique classes available or events such as "Float and Float Movie Night,” where kids can eat ice cream floats as they watch a movie in the pool ($7 per person). Also, every Friday the hot tub jets are turned off and kids of all ages can enjoy the spa with their families.
Pool deals: Discounted admission passes available in blocks of 10 and 20.
Editor's note: ParentMap staff contributed to this article, which was originally published several years ago and has been updated most recently in January 2020.