Belle Haven

The pools and grounds at Belle Haven in Menlo Park are complete and full-service. The pools were remodeled in 2011 with refinished pool surface as well as refurbished decking.

Pools

  • Pool Size: 25 yards x 25 meters, with 6 lanes in the deep end
  • Pool Depth: the shallow end is 1 to 3.5 feet, the deep end is 10 feet (no diving boards this year!)
  • Pool Temperature: between 79 and 85 degrees
  • Baby Pool: Small shallow pool for splashing and play

Address

100 Terminal Avenue, Menlo Park, CA 94025

Belle Haven Pool office during operating hours: (650) 330-2237

Directions

From Willow Road north of Hwy 101 and south of Bayfront Expressway, turn west on Ivy Drive. Follow Ivy past the library and Belle Haven Elementary School to Market Place. Bear right on Market, and turn right on Del Norte Ave. Belle Haven is at the end of Del Norte where it intersects with Terminal Ave.

Google Map

Locker Rooms and Deck

The facility includes men's and women's locker rooms and showers as you enter the pool grounds. Outdoors, there are benches and wide open spaces on the pool deck.

Front Desk and Shop

When you arrive at the pool, stop at the desk. Give the staff-member your name to check-in for lessons, or pay for Open Swim and receive a wristband. At the front desk you may also register for classes and pick up information. There are a few items on sale such as light refreshment, swim diapers, and diaper covers.

Conduct and Safety

Please help ensure a great experience for everyone. Before you send your young swimmers to the pool or you visit with your family, be aware that we maintain high standards for conduct with emphasis on safety. We encourage behavior that is respectful and mature, and our guards will enforce safety rules both on deck and in the pool.

Guest Code of Conduct (updated 3/23/13) English Spanish

Pool Rules (updated 4/19/13) English Spanish

Surrounding Area

The pool facility is located next to the Onetta Harris Community Center and the Menlo Park Senior Center, in a residential neighborhood with ample parking. You will find other recreational activities near the pool, including an indoor gym and outdoor track at the new Kelly Park.

Belle Haven Programs

Learn one-on-one from 4-time Olympian Brenda Villa who can take your game to any level. All ages and levels welcome!

Engage with one of the healthiest, most versatile whole-body workouts for top athletes, fitness enthusiasts, youth and seniors alike.

Swim better and go faster with private lessons from our experienced Swim Pro. Improve your technique or conquer fear of the water, for both adults and children.

Menlo Swim and Sport offers online safety training classes in partnership with National Swimming Pool Foundation (NSPF).

Catch the excitement of water polo! Girls and boys teams at Belle Haven pools coached by 4-time Olympian Brenda Villa!

Register today for American Red Cross Lifeguard Training at Menlo Swim and Sport. Learn lifesaving skills to help keep people safe in, on and around the water.

Swim your way to fitness, one lap at a time! Dedicated lap lanes available at Burgess and Belle Haven Pools, with a lifeguard on duty at all times.

Fall Swim Lessons at Belle Haven Pool! Weekly lessons, Monday through Friday, for kids age 3 and over, all levels offered. Our expert instruction allows students to make quick progress and transitions to the next level.