Lilypad Baby offers parents & carers a variety of classes from Swimming lessons, Baby Massage, Baby Yoga and Baby Sign classes.

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Stonehill Pool,Thurlstone

An exclusive, private pool with Lilypad Baby having sole use of the facilities.  You can enjoy your swims in exquisite surroundings, with the water temperature at 31degrees.

Changing: There are limited changing areas, however a screened area on the poolside will be available for changing and with only 4 swimmers in each class, there is plenty of room.  You will need to bring change mats with you and take used nappies home.

Parking: Limited forecourt parking, but plenty of roadside parking on a quiet road.

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Phone: 01484 868122

Stonehill Pool, Thurlstone, near Pensitone, S36 9RB

Holly Road, Scissett, HD8

Our bespoke room where we hold our Baby Massage, Yoga and Sign classes in a quiet, relaxing space.  Babies and young children are free to explore and play.  A warm environment where you have the opportunity to spend some quality time with your little one.  Tea and biscuits are also a must for every one of our classes.  Contact us for full address details and directions.

Twin Swims!

Lilypad Baby also offer special Twin Swims, where you and another twin parent can bring your four children to your own private class.  All you need is one other adult. (3 adults and 4 children)
The teacher will then be the 4th adult required in the pool.
Contact us now for more information and to book your place: 01484 868122  or email:


As a qualified Disability swimming teacher with the STA, Lilypad Baby can also offer swimming lessons for a variety of disabilities.
Please note there are no hoist facilities for older children or adults.
We also offer one to one classes for those who require that little bit more attention.

Anna Bushell


Anna is a dedicated Baby & Pre-School Swimming Teacher, Baby Sign, Baby Massage and Baby Yoga tutor who believes that every child deserves the opportunity to have bonding time with their principal carer.

Anna has completed the STA Baby & Pre-School Swimming Teaching, Swimming Teaching for People with Disabilities and the Swimming Teaching Award. Anna is qualified in Lifeguard, CPR and First Aid.

She recently studied to become a Baby Sign tutor through ‘Touch-Learn’ and a Baby Massage and Baby Yoga tutor through ‘Hands on Babies,’ which has been approved by The Royal College of Midwifery.

She has also undergone a thorough DBS check. (Certificate available on request.)

Our classes are designed to be non-judgmental, friendly, fun and relaxed and are held in a supportive environment, giving parents and carers the opportunity to spend quality time with their baby and because they are in a sociable environment, lasting friendships are often made.