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Pool Rentals


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Rentals can be booked over the phone at (867) 920-5683 or in person at the Ruth Inch Memorial Pool. Payment in full is due at the time the rental is booked.

Rentals must be:

  • booked 48 hours in advance;
  • cancelled 5 days in advance for casual users;
  • cancelled 10 days in advance for special events.
Rental type Fee Effective September 1, 2020 (per hour; GST not included)
Adult Private (prime) $209.50
Adult Private (non-prime: 75% of prime) $157.25
Adult Shared (prime: 50% prime) $104.75
Adult Shared (non-prime: 75% of prime) $78.50
Adult Lane Rental (prime) $42.00
Adult Lane Rental (non-prime: 75% of prime)  $31.75
Youth (prime) $104.75
Youth (non-prime: 75% of prime) $78.50
Youth Shared (prime) $52.50
Youth Shared (non-prime: 75% of prime) $39.50
Youth Lane Rental (prime) $20.75
Youth Lane Rental (non-prime: 75% of prime) $15.75
Adult/Youth Private (prime)  $157.25
Adult/ Youth Private (non-prime: 75% of prime) $118.00
Adult/Youth Shared (prime) $78.75
Adult/Youth Shared (non-prime: 75% of prime) $59.00
Adult Youth Lane Rental (prime) $31.50
Adult Youth Lane Rental (non-prime: 75% of prime) $23.75
Commercial/For Profit (prime) $300.50
Commercial/For Profit Group (non-prime: 75% of prime) $225.57
Sundeck* (barbeque included) $42.50
Additional lifeguards  $59.00
Sponsored swim  $375.00/event
  • Youth/Student is 17 years and under.  Adult is 18 years and older.
  • Prime time is from 4:00 p.m. to midnight on weekdays and from 8:00 a.m. to midnight on Saturdays and Sundays. Non-prime time is from midnight to 4:00 p.m. on weekdays and from midnight to 8:00 a.m. on weekends.
  • Rental is 50 minutes with 10 minutes allocated for clean-up.
  • Private rentals are non-exclusive so there may be other activities happening (e.g. swimming lessons, deck rental, use of hot tub or showers).
  • Shared rentals are two or more groups using the facility or shared pool time during a Public or Family Swim.
  • An additional lifeguard fee is applied for groups wishing to use the Doobree.
  • *All solarium and deck rentals must include the additional lifeguard fee for clean-up and supervision
  • An additional lifeguard will be required if the renter wishes to use the ice mat during their rental period or the rental exceeds the 35 person limit which is included in the fee calculation.
  • The cost for larger rentals is calculated based on the number of guards required to supervise the rental and the length of the rental.  1 (one) additional lifeguard fee per hour is charged for each additional 35 people added to a rental.

Rules and Safety information applies to all rentals.


Hours of Operation

Winter Hours effective following the Labour Day Weekend
until prior to the Victoria Day Weekend (September to May)
Monday to Friday: 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday: Closed

Summer Hours effective following the Victoria Day Weekend
until prior to the Labour Day Weekend (May to September)
Monday to Friday: 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday: Closed

Mailing Address & Phone Numbers

Yellowknife City Hall
4807 - 52 Street, P.O. Box 580, Yellowknife, NT X1A 2N4

Switchboard - (867) 920-5600
Mayor/City Administrator - (867) 920-5634
Booking Clerk - (867) 669-3457
Municipal Enforcement (MED) - (867) 920-5630
After Hours (MED) - (867) 920-2737
After Hours (Public Works) - (867) 920-5699