There are not many better places to swim or simply chill on a warm day, than around the Bude Sea Pool.

Bude Sea Pool has been enjoyed by locals and visitors to the area since it was built in the 1930s. Around 50,000 people use the pool every year, making it the top visitor attraction in Bude.

The pool which is managed by the Friends of Bude Sea Pool (FoBSP), is a local charity that aims to preserve, improve and enhance Bude Sea Pool as a free amenity for the benefit of the community and its many visitors each year.

With nearly 1,000 reviews on Trip Advisor, most exuberate the positive feeling that we all have when using its facility. Holidaymaker, Christine Wood was one “What a delight, well maintained, excellent staff and all volunteers. Love it all come rain or shine. I will keep forwarding my donations to keep the sea pool open. Thank you, Bude!”

The charity receives no public funding and relies on financial contributions to keep its fantastic facility going. To make a donation visit