Monthly Archives: July 2013

Start Swimming in Guelph

Young boy or kid has fun splashing into pool after going down water slide during summerThe summer months bring heat and sunny weather that make swimming the perfect escape. Swimming can help you beat the heat, get some exercise and have fun socializing with others. Young or old, anyone can enjoy the benefits of swimming and dipping into a pool of refreshingly cool water.  Our preferred property management company, Williams and McDaniel, offer Guelph apartmentsthat are conveniently located near a variety of pools and community centres. Today, we’ve compiled some places to go to make a splash and get started swimming.

Regency Court Apartments

Regency Court Apartments has a pool for residents of Williams and McDaniel Property Management. Situated in the heart of Guelph. It is an ideal building for seniors. It is a short walk to down town Guelph. Close to all amenities. great for walks in the park. Secured entrances with ramp. Two elevators, manicured lawns with park like setting. Secure underground parking with building access. Onsite Social room for small parties.  Less than 10 minute walk to the Evergreen Senior Center.

Victoria Road Recreation Centre

 This recreation center offers amenities that include three multipurpose rooms, a lounge, an arena and a pool. If you are planning a party or a playtime with the kids, both the arena area and the rooms are available for rent or reservation by calling (519) 837-5621. The center’s 50-metre long pool has 6 lanes and there is free parking on site. Located at 151 Victoria Road North, the Victoria Road Recreation Centre is a 6-minutes car ride and 40-minute walk from the Guelph apartments that Williams and McDaniel offer.

West End Community Centre

 For those looking for a place to take the kids when the heat gets to be too much, the West End Community Centre is an ideal option. Located at 21 Imperial Road South, the West End Community Centre is a 7-minute car ride from Williams and McDaniel’s apartments. This multipurpose community center is fully accessible and offers a full range of different facilities that include a splash pad for the kids, a twin-pad arena, a gymnasium and an indoor rink. If you’re looking for something less physical, the community center also features community meeting rooms and a library.


YMCA-YWCA of Guelph


Located at 130 Woodland Glen Drive, the YMCA-YWCA is a 13-minute car ride from the apartments and is accessible by the Guelph community bus, which drops you off right at the door. For more information on the bus routes visit the City of Guelph’s website. Membership for the YMCA-YWCA includes the use of their facilities, squash courts, pool and various programs that the club offers. If you are interested in joining or have any question regarding sign-up and fees, please call (519) 824-5150 or visit their website. Open swimming is available for all members and countless other amenities are provided as well.


When the heat gets to be too much and you are looking for a place to cool off, visiting a pool is a convenient option. Load up the car with goggles, your swimsuits and water toys and look forward to a refreshing dip in some crisp, cool water. Set in the countryside of Guelph, Williams and McDaniel’s apartments offer easy access to downtown Guelph and community centers filled with everything you will need to get active and away from the heat. For more information on Williams and McDaniel’s properties, please click here.