Lewes Leisure Centre

Lewes Leisure Centre is a modern and spacious multi-purpose facility with everything under one roof. The Centre is located just five minutes’ walk from Lewes Railway Station and five minutes’ drive from the A27. The Centre also has free on-site parking.

Lewes Leisure Centre

To book your class or session, please click on the Book button above.

About The Centre

Opening Times:

Last entry to the pool is 45 minutes before closing time.

Monday to Friday:

6:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.

Saturday and Sunday:

8:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.

The above indicates overall opening hours, however, there are some restrictions. For full details of the Pool’s activities, please see the timetable. Lewes Leisure Centre Pool Timetable

Bank Holiday and School Holiday opening times vary. Please check with the Pool for details.

Bank Holiday opening times.

Supervised Sessions for under 8’s, allowing you to enjoy a swim, gym workout or group exercise class and are available at the following times:

Monday         9:30 am - 11:30 am

Tuesday        10:15 am - 12:15 pm

Wednesday    12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Thursday       9:30 am - 11:30 am

Friday           10:15 am - 12:15 pm

Booking in advance is essential, contact your local centre.


  • Newly refurbished State-of-the-Art Gym
  • 25m Swimming Pool
  • Flume
  • Toddler/Teaching Pool
  • Sports Halls
  • Projectile Hall
  • Sauna
  • Sunbed
  • Soft Play
  • Meeting Room
  • Outdoor Athletics Track

For Lewes Athletics Track opening times and booking information, please contact Lewes Leisure Centre.

Disabled Access:

  • Parking spaces for people with disabilities
  • Automatic Entrance Door
  • Reception Entrance for wheelchairs
  • Induction Loop at Reception
  • Lowered Reception Counter
  • Pool and dry-side dedicated changing facilities with shower and toilet (funded by East Sussex County Council)
  • Chair hoist access to Main Pool
  • Combined disabled activity session
  • Range of gym machines for wheelchair users

Ocean Adventure Soft Play:

A fun-packed soft play area over three levels for children under 8, with interactive sounds and a dedicated area for toddlers.

Opening Times:

Monday to Friday: 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Saturday & Sunday: 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.*

* Unless closed for Birthday parties

Supervised Under 8s Sessions

Lewes Leisure Centre offers supervised sessions for under 8s, allowing you to either relax or enjoy an invigorating work-out or exercise class. The Sessions are available at the following times:

Monday: 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Tuesday: 10:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.

Wednesday: 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Thursday: 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Friday: 10:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.

All Supervised Children sessions are available on an hourly basis. Advance booking in required.

Athletics Track Opening Times:

Term-Time Opening Times:

Monday 5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Tuesday CLOSED
Wednesday 5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. and 8:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Thursday CLOSED
Friday 5:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Saturday 9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

School Holiday Opening Times:

Monday and Friday 9:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Tuesday and Thursday 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Wednesday 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Saturday 9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Sunday 9:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Please note: Available times are subject to change.

Contact Details:

Lewes Leisure Centre, Mountfield Road, Lewes, East Sussex, BN7 2XG.
Tel: 01273 486000
Fax: 01273 487080
Email: info@waveleisure.co.uk

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