Parks & Swimming Pools

Parks & Swimming Pools

Parks & Swimming Pools

Parks & Swimming Pools

Parks Facilities

Facilities for weddings, birthday parties and any other outdoor functions are available at:

  • Florence Chisholm Park, Avondale.
  • Christmas Gardens in Harare Gardens.
  • Cleveland Dam.

Other recreational Parks in Harare are located in the following areas:
Budiriro, Kuwadzana, Glen Norah, Highfields, Mabvuku, Marlborough, Mabelreign, Balantyne Park, Logan Park and Waterfalls.

Contact Persons

Harare Gardens Offices: For Bookings you can contact Mrs Mutsvangwa on 263-4-764073.

Hillside Nursery: For Floral decorations and plants sales you can visit the Hillside Nursery off Glenara Road/Helm Road, Hillside, Harare or phone Mr Chigumbu on 263-4-2932734.

Greening of the City: contact Mr Marima  on 263-4-764 073

Grass Cutting: Contact Mr Mudhutswa on 263-4-762 795

Tree surgery: Contact Mr Doka on 263-4-764 073

Swimming Pools

City of Harare has a total of 13 swimming pools in different locations around the city which are used for different aquatic events by various organizations which include schools, pre-schools, the army, the police, clubs and individuals. All the 13 swimming pools as listed below are in good working order, unavailablity of water in some areas may cause temporary closure of the pools.

Pool NamePhysical LocationPhone Number
Lesbrown Swimming PoolLesbrown Way, Harare Gardens04-720755/2932706
Avondale Swimming Pool15 Cambridge Road, Avondale West04-335766
Mabelreign Swimming Pool1 Warbury Road, Mabelreign04- 331088
Highlands Swimming Pool2 Kew Drive, Highlands04- 495806
Hatfield Swimming PoolFalcon Road, Hatfield04- 570144
Arcadia Swimming PoolJumpies Street, Cranborne04-770087
Mbare Swimming PoolCorner Peterstat/Parazangu Road, Mbare 
Greendale Swimming Pool58 Queen Elizabeth Rd Greendale04-492517
Mufakose Swimming PoolCorner Chitoto Rd/Gwavava Street Mufakose04-699730
Cranborne Swimming Pool 04-743482
Mt Pleasant Swimming PoolParkway Street Bond Shopping Centre Mt Pleasant.04-304712
High field Swimming Pool7305 Egypt Highfield Harare04-667481
Waterfalls Swimming Pool1 First Avenue/Northway Waterfalls