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Allentown Splash, Tennis and Fitness Park

allentown splash park Year Round Pool

7210 Allentown Road
Fort Washington, MD 20744
301-449-5566, 301-449-5567; TTY 301-446-6802

Upcoming Closures: 

  • The indoor pool and spa will be closed from Sunday, August 17-Monday, September 1 for indoor pool maintenance.  
  • The indoor pool will re-open on Tuesday, September 2
  • During this period, the facility and the outdoor pool will remain open for all other activities.

This recently renovated and expanded year-round complex's indoor amenities include a new fitness room with cardio machines and weights; a multi-purpose room that can be divided; lounge/game room; locker rooms; 6 lane, 25-yard pool; shallow water training pool; hot tub/spa; wet classrooms; and birthday party areas. This complex's outdoor amenities include a diving well; a family pool with slides and play features; children's pool; a picnic area; a basketball court; and six renovated tennis courts equipped with new lighting and fencing.

This facility offers swimming lessons, land and water fitness classes, certification courses, tennis programs, dance classes, camps and a variety of other sports, health and wellness programs.

Room rentals and indoor/outdoor birthday party packages are available by reservation.

Special Event

Doggie Dive-In
Tuesday, September 2 (rain date: Wednesday, September 3), 4-7 pm
Come bring your pal out to the pool for our 2nd Annual Doggie Dive-In!  Dogs must be friendly, social, and curbed before entering pool.  NOTE: Proof of up-to-date vaccinations must be presented before entry.  Limit of 2 dogs per owner.
Fee: Resident $4/dog; Non-Resident $5/dog
Register online (click on the barcode):  Residents #13721; Non-Residents #13722  

Courses & Programs

Click on the links to the right to view and register for courses and programs.

SAGE Water Exercise

The Prince George’s Community College SAGE (Seasoned Adults Growing Educationally) Program returns to the Allentown Splash, Tennis, and Fitness Park.

The College will once again offer “Therapeutic Aquatic Exercise” classes for seniors (ages 60+). This course is designed to provide both therapeutic aquatic exercise and swimming instruction. Each session includes water exercise and/or beginning, intermediate, or advanced swimming instruction. Students must supply their own towel. The registration fee for this program is $50/person.


Participants cannot register for this program at Allentown or any other department facility.  Visit Prince George's Community College website for more information or call 301-322-0787.

Summer Hours of Operation
(effective May 24-September 1, 2014)

Allentown Splash, Tennis, and Fitness Park's Outdoor Pool will be open June 15-September 1

Allentown Splash, Tennis, and Fitness Park's Indoor Pool and Spa will be closed Sunday, August 17-Monday, September 1 for maintenance. The pool will re-open on Tuesday, September 2. During this period, the facility and the outdoor pool will remain open for all other activities.

  • General Swim (facility open for public swimming), lap lanes, open area & training pool are available. Adult Swim, lap lanes and open area available to 18 & up.
  • Lap Swim, lap swim in lap lanes only.
  • Family Swim, Re-entry fee required, open area & training pool are available.(times subject to change without notice) 

 


          

 Facility and Fitness Room Hours
(Facility is open for programs, registration and inquires)           

Outdoor Pool Indoor Pool
(Closed August 17-September 1)

Mondays

 
5:30 am-9 pm*

5:30-7:50 am (Lap Swim/Adult Water Fitness only from August 17-September 1)
12-6 pm* (General Swim)

5:30-7:50 am (General Swim)
12-5:30 pm (Lap Swim/Water Walk)
8:15-9 pm* (General Swim)

Tuesdays

5:30 am-9 pm*

5:30-7:50 am (Lap Swim/Adult Water Fitness only from August 17-September 1) 12-6 pm* (General Swim)

5:30-7:50 am (General Swim)
12-5:30 pm (Lap Swim/Water Walk)
8:15-9 pm* (General Swim)

Wednesdays

5:30 am-9 pm*

5:30-7:50 am (Lap Swim/Adult Water Fitness only from August 17-September 1)
12-6 pm* (General Swim)

5:30-7:50 am (General Swim)
12-5:30 pm (Lap Swim/Water Walk)
8:15-9 pm* (General Swim)

Thursdays

5:30 am-9 pm*

5:30-7:50 am (Lap Swim/Adult Water Fitness
only from August 17-September 1)
12-6 pm* (General Swim)

5:30-7:50 am (General Swim)
12-5:30 pm (Lap Swim/Water Walk)
8:15-9 pm* (General Swim)

Fridays

5:30 am-9 pm*

5:30-7:50 am (Lap Swim/Adult Water Fitness
only from August 17-September 1)
12-7 pm* (General Swim)

5:30-7:50 am (General Swim)
12-9 pm (Lap Swim/Water Walk)

Saturdays

7 am-7 pm*

12-7 pm* (General Swim) 1-7 pm* (Lap Swim/Water Walk)

Sundays

10 am-7 pm*

12-7 pm* (General Swim)

12- 7 pm* (Lap Swim/Water Walk)

 * Pools are cleared 15 minutes prior to closing time. 

Fall, Winter and Spring Hours of Operation
(September 2-November 26, 2014)

Hours are subject to change without notice.

  • General Swim (facility open for public swimming), lap lanes, open area and/or training pool are available.
  • Adult Swim, lap lanes and open area available to 18 & older. Note: Children under the age of 18 who pass the M-NCPPC swim test are allowed to lap swim during Adult Swim
  • Lap Swim, lap swim in lap lanes only.
  • Family Swim, Re-entry fee required, open area & training pool are available.(times subject to change without notice)
 

Operating & Fitness Room Hours
(Facility is open for
programs, patron inquires,
registration, etc.)

 Adult Swim
(Adults 18 & older only)
General Swim
Mondays 5:30 a.m.-9 p.m. 5:30 a.m.-7:50 a.m.
8:15-9 p.m.*
12:10-1 p.m. (2 lap lanes only)
1:10-5:50 p.m.
Tuesdays 5:30 a.m.-9 p.m. 5:30 a.m.-7:45 a.m. 12:10-1:30 p.m. (2 lap lanes only)
1:30-5:50 p.m.
8:15-9 p.m.*
Wednesday 5:30 a.m.-9 p.m. 5:30 a.m.-7:50 a.m.
8:15-9 p.m.*
2:10-1 p.m. (2 lap lanes only)
1:10-5:50 p.m.
Thursdays 5:30 a.m.-9 p.m. 5:30 a.m.-7:45 a.m. 12:10-1:30 p.m. (2 lap lanes only)
1:30-5:50 p.m.
8:15-9 p.m*
Fridays 5:30 a.m.-9 p.m. 5:30 a.m.-7:50 a.m. 12:10-1 p.m. (2 lap lanes only)
1:10-5:50 p.m.
6-7 p.m. (2 lap lanes only)
8:15-9 p.m* (Family Swim)
Saturdays  7 a.m.-7 p.m.   1-7 p.m.*
Sundays 10 a.m.-6 p.m.   10-11:50 a.m. (Lap Swim Only)
12-6 p.m*

 * Pools are cleared 15 minutes prior to closing time.

Admission Fees and Passes

Additional passes are available for 3 months, 6 months and 1 year, please contact this facility for offerings and prices.

Facility General Admission Fees Resident Non-Resident
Children (2 & under) FREE FREE
Children (3-17) $4 $5
Adults (18-59) $5 $6
Seniors (60 & better) $4 $5

 

  • Proof of residency and identification are required.
  • Everyone entering the facility must pay admission fees.
  • Children, 11 years old and under, must be accompanied by a paying adult who is responsible for their supervision at poolside.
  • Children, 5 years old and under, in the water must be within arm’s reach and directly supervised by a responsible adult in appropriate swim attire.
  • Poolside supervision is acceptable at wading/baby pools ONLY.
  • Children 12-17 must have a SMARTlink ID and parental consent to be at the facility unattended.
  • If you leave the facility you must pay to re-enter.
  • Following unscheduled pool closures (i.e. fecal contamination, inclement weather, mechanical problems), re-entry passes will be issues to patrons providing receipts of entry to the pool within the last hour.
Aquatics 1 Month Pass Resident Non-Resident
Children (3-17) $14 $18
Adults (18-59) $25 $33
Family (2 adults & unlimited children) $37 $48
Seniors (60 & better) $17 $22
Senior Couple (2 Seniors living in the

same household)
$25 $33

 

Aquatics & Fitness 1 year Combo Pass Resident Non-Resident
Adults (18-59) $315 $380
Family (2 adults & unlimited children***) $510 $615
Seniors (60 & better) $195 $235

 ***Fitness Room is for patrons 16 and older. Youth 16-17 must be accompanied by an Adult in the Fitness Room. Children under 16 will not be admitted in the Fitness Room).

Birthday Party Packages

This facility offers an indoor party room, a outdoor gazebo, outdoor party tent and 3 outdoor Funbrella shade structures for birthday party rentals for children ages 3 -12 years old. Pool birthday parties consist of 3 hours in the rental area and unlimited swimming in the pool. Food and non-alcoholic beverages in plastic containers may be brought in. (Refrigerator, freezer and/or ice is not available.)


You must have a SMARTlink account in order to reserve a birthday party with the child’s name added on the account that the birthday party is being held for. (Please click here to see acceptable proof of residency and identity.) All reservations must be made and paid in full in person; please call the facility for reservation registration hours.

Indoor Parties

Indoor Parties are offered only on Saturdays and Sundays from 12:00 PM-3 PM or 3:30 PM-6:30 PM year round. 

Indoor Location

Included Guests

 Resident 

Non-Resident

Observation Room

30

$200

$240

 

OUTDOOR Parties

Outdoor Parties are offered only on Saturdays and Sundays from 12 noon-3 pm or 3:30-6:30 pm Memorial Day Weekend - Labor Day Weekend.

Indoor Location

Included Guests

Resident

Non-Resident

Gazebo

10

$100

$150

Funbrella

 20

 $150  

 $200

Party Tent

 30

 $200

 $240

 

GENERAL PARTY RULES AND INFORMATION
  • Pictures are restricted to your party area and can only be taken of individuals in attendance of your party. Video is strictly prohibited.
  • Grills, BBQs and other cooking devices are prohibited.
  • Costume characters, clowns, performers, DJs, etc. are prohibited.
  • Balloons are only permitted in reserved area.
  • Failure to leave your location free of debris, food, decorations and trash will be charged an additional cleaning fee of $50.
  • Your birthday party list is due to the facility 48 hours in advance of your party rental date. If additional guests are listed then you must come in person to secure the rental.
  • NOTE:  Due to higher bather loads and demand for access to the pools during the summer season, admission for additional guests, beyond those included in the birthday party package, cannot be guaranteed.  In the event the pool has reached capacity, additional guests may not be honored.  Additional guests are subject to paying the general admission fees for entry to the facility 
  • All reservations are subject to the Inclement Weather Policy.
  • Upon completion of the reservation, a list of party rules and regulations will be issued (i.e. no lighted candles, balloons, glass containers, and cameras on pool deck during Splash Park parties).
  • Facility Management reserves the right to revise and/or establish additional rules and regulations at anytime in the interest of the health and safety of our patrons & staff. All facility rules & regulations will be enforced.
  • Refer to your contract for cancellation details.

Multi-Purpose Room Rental

Allentown Splash, Tennis and Fitness Park has two light-filled indoor spaces perfect for meetings, baby showers, retirement functions and more! The two spaces can also be opened as one space for a total of 2,400 square feet. Rentals are a minimum of 4 hours which includes set-up and clean-up.
  • Prince George’s and Montgomery County Residents
    • One room: $300 for 4 hours.  Each additional hour is $75 per hour.
    • Rooms combined: $600 for 4 hours. Each additional hour is $150 per hour.
  • Non-Residents
    • One room: $500 for 4 hours.  Each additional hour is $125 per hour.
    • Rooms combined: $1,000 for 4 hours. Each additional hour is $250 per hour.

Room cleanup/damage deposit: $100, credited back to your Smartlink account if the room is left in a clean, undamaged condition. Renter is responsible for all damage to rental facility.
Additional damage fees may apply.

Maximum number in one room (approximately 1,200 square feet)

  • Seated at round tables – 7 seats per table – Maximum 56
  • Set for a meeting with no tables  – Maximum 80

Maximum number for combined room (approximately 2,400 square feet)

  • Seated at round tables - 7 seats per table - Maximum 112
  • Set for a meeting with no tables - Maximum 160
Other Information

•    Room is available during open hours of the facility, depending on use of room by other programs.
•    Use of the Multi-purpose room does not include use of the swimming pools or fitness room.
•    Additional equipment may be available for additional fee. Use of the built-in audio system is prohibited.
•    No commercial activity is allowed. No selling of tickets on or off facility premises, no advertising of event.
•    Providing items such as decorations, table coverings, food preparation and serving items is the responsibility of the renter.
•    In order for your event to be placed on the calendar, the event must be contracted and payment made. No holds are put on dates.

Reserving an Event

•    To reserve a rental, a SMARTLink Account must be established and  a  reservation fee  of  half  of  the  rental, plus  the  $100 cleaning/damage deposit is required.
•    Balance must be paid one week in advance by cash or credit card. Rental is subject to cancellation if balance is not paid.
•    Checks are accepted up to two weeks prior to rental.
•    Rentals canceled with less than 30 days prior to the rental will be charged a $100 cancellation fee.

Rules and Regulations

•    The area reserved is a specific space as designated on the contract.
•    No lighted candles, Sterno or cooking/warming devices are permitted in the reserved spaces.
•    Balloons are prohibited.
•    Glass containers and alcohol are prohibited
•    Any food brought into the facility must be kept within the designated party area.
•    The use of cameras and/or video cameras is only allowed for taking pictures in the reserved rental spaces.
•    No commercial activity is allowed. No selling of tickets on or off facility premises, no advertising of event.
•    On the date of your party, if you have additional questions or experience any problems, please ask for the Manager on Duty.

To book a rental in the multi-purpose room contact the facility at 301.449-1294 or email to allentown.park@pgparks.com.

Location/Directions

Located in Fort Washington, Maryland, near the intersection of Temple Hill and Allentown Roads. Accessible by Metro bus. From the Capital Beltway (I-495) South, toward Richmond, Virginia, take Exit 7 South (Branch Avenue - Route 5) toward Waldorf. Proceed for 1/2 mile and make a right onto Allentown Road. Stay on Allentown Road for 3-4 miles. Cross through intersection of Temple Hill and Allentown Roads. Facility is on the left.

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