Bella Vista has one indoor swimming pool, two outdoor swimming pools and a large sandy beach. The indoor pool is located at the Branchwood Recreation Center on the west side. Outdoor pools are located at the Metfield Park, on the east side, and at the centrally located Kingsdale Recreation Complex. At Kingsdale we have an Adult Only Pool, Family Pool, and Child’s Pool. The Beach is located at Lake Avalon.

Pool Rules

  • Children 15 and younger must be accompanied by an adult at all times.

  • Children who are not toilet trained must wear a swimsuit diaper and a swimsuit. Cloth or disposable diapers are not acceptable.

  • No food or beverages are allowed in the pool area.

  • All patrons must shower before entering the pool as required by state regulations.

  • People with open cuts, sores, bandages, colds, coughs or infected eyes are not permitted in the pool.

  • Children 5 and older are not permitted in the locker room of the opposite sex.

  • No running in or around the pool facility. No horseplay.

  • Diving, back dives and somersaults from the side of the pool or any other unsafe activities are not permitted.

  • Foul or abusive language will not be tolerated.

Pool Parties

Pool parties may be held during open swim time – the pool remains open to members and their guests.

  • Party hosts are responsible for their guests.

  • All posted safety rules must be observed.

  • Payment is due at the time of the party. For a party at the Branchwood Recreation Center, a payment of $40 is due at the time of booking. In addition to the $40 Pool Party Room Fee — each person in the party pays the daily entrance fee.

  • Party cleanup is responsibility of the party host.

  • Shower shoes, water-walking shoes or similar shoes in wet areas are recommended.

kids sitting the ledge of a swimming pool
Children wearing googles and swimming caps in an indoor pool

Pool Party Forms