The vision is to create the UK’s first national open water swimming centre of excellence. As the wider master plan for the area is finalised, Sea Lanes will be taking the first step towards this vision with a development consisting of:

  • Heated 50m outdoor swimming pool and associated facilities
  • Endless pool training facility
  • Commercial buildings providing flexible space for local, independent businesses
  • Improved access to the sea.
Sea Lanes

We are very excited!

South Downs Leisure confirmed to operate the swimming pool and the development will create over 50 new jobs for the local area including lifeguards, a pool manager and a learn to swim coordinator.

Opening Spring 2023

Opening in Spring 2023, Sea Lanes Brighton will transform the former Peter Pan site on Madeira Drive, Brighton, by delving deep into its history and culture and reviving competitive and recreational sea-swimming on Brighton Seafront.


What size will the pool be?

The pool will be a 50m pool.

How many lanes will there be in the swimming pool?

There will be 6 x 2m lanes meaning the swimming pool has the capacity to hold 90-100 swimmers comfortably at any one time.

Will the swimming pool be a sea water pool?

No, the pool will be chlorinated.

Will the pool be heated all year round?

Yes, the pool will be heated all year round

Further Details

We will be releasing further details very soon. However, you are welcome to contact us at