Swim Camp

2023 dates coming soon | 3 nights

Flourish in open water. Fine-tune your technique. Refuel in the Glasshouse.

Immerse yourself in our Swim Camp for three days of outdoor swim training in Ullswater and indoor swim technique sessions with two of the country’s most experienced open water swimmers.

Open water swim training

See your open water swimming confidence soar with a series of outdoor swims in Ullswater, one of England’s largest lakes.

Soak up the wonder of the night sky with a stargazing swim after dark.

Perfect your stroke with a session in our endless training pool and video analysis.

Challenge yourself with a cross lake swim and outdoor and indoor training sessions.

Dive deeper into your technique in swim clinics with our renowned coaches, Cassandra Patten and Colin Hill.

World-class coaches

You’ll be coached by two of the country’s most experienced open water swimmers.

Cassandra Patten:

Cassandra is a British Olympic 10km bronze medallist with her own open water coaching company. She’s a master of the pool and outdoor swimming. 

Colin Hill:

English Channel solo swimmer Colin was the first UK Male Ice Mile swimmer and a former Age Group Triathlon Champion. He is the owner of Ullswater Swim Place.

Swim Club's lake view swimming pool

Swim Camp details

2023 dates coming soon | 3 nights

    • All your coaching, swim and analysis sessions
    • Accommodation at the hotel based on two people sharing a house standard room
    • Breakfast each morning, lunch on two days and a group dinner on the final evening

From £783 per person

From £360 per person as a non-resident guest

      • Contact our reservations team to book
      • Swim camp is open to leisure and training swimmers who want to improve their stroke, swim further and faster. Swimmers must be able to confidently swim 1.5km.

Swimming in Ullswater

All our guided swims with Colin Hill start from our private hotel jetty into Ullswater.

If you are looking for more of an adventure we’ve worked with Colin and the Wild Swimming Brothers to find our top ten spots to swim in and around Ullswater.