Swimming in Los Angeles is a popular pastime. Many hotels and homes have their own pools as well as quite a few apartment blocks. There are also lots of public pools, and competitions are held regularly.
If you want to learn to swim, L.A. has a beautiful climate just waiting to encourage you! And there are plenty of other pool-side activities too!
Swimming pools abound, while ocean swimming is also popular. There are swimming schools that specialize in ocean swimming listed here too.
Here is a Yelp list of Pools.
L.A. Parks CityWide Aquatic:
3401 Riverside Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90027