If you’re looking to keep fit and healthy during your stay, you can choose from a range of Edinburgh leisure centres, gyms, swimming pools and sports facilities.
Edinburgh Leisure Centres and Swimming Pools
Edinburgh Leisure has over 30 centres across the city, offering leisure, gym and swim facilities. Popular city venues include:
- Meadowbank Sports Centre (closed for refurbishment)
- Meadows Tennis
- Royal Commonwealth Pool
- Warrender Swim Centre
- Dalry Swim Centre
- Glenogle Swim Centre
Edinburgh also has its own climbing arena. Edinburgh International Climbing Arena is the largest climbing centre in Europe! Whether you are an experienced climber or just starting out, there’s an activity for you. The centre is in Ratho, around a 30-minute drive from the city centre. Contact the centre before you travel to ensure they have space on a relevant activity for your level. How to get there.
Midlothian Snowsports Centre offers practise skiing and snowboarding, as well as lessons and coaching. With two main slopes, three nursery slopes, a jump slope and range of freestyle features. The practise slopes are only available to those who have had prior instruction. The centre is in Hillend, around a 20-minute drive from the city centre. Contact the centre to ensure they have space for you before you travel. How to get there.
Tennis in Edinburgh is very popular! And as such Edinburgh Tennis plenty of open indoor and outdoor tennis courts for you to enjoy. Play on a variety of surfaces, day or night, all year round. At Craiglockhart and the Meadows, they offer all-weather, floodlit courts. Or play indoors on one of their many tennis venues.BOOK NOW