Sports Facilities in London

Healthy sports activities help to lift up any society and they help people build a good social behaviour. Having nice sports facilities in your area means having a place where you can play, exercise and network with other members of the society. London is one of those blessed cities that offer a massive range of sports facilities all around the city; from north to south to east to west. The sports facilities in London are modern and are according to higher health and safety standards. There are too many of them to discuss in this article but the most famous of them are discussed in the following steps.


  • 1

    Westway Sports Centre

    Westway sports centre is located in West London and is part of Westway Development Trust which is a registered charity. The centre is run by a dedicated and professional team that helps members in their sporting activities. The sports facility features climbing areas, tennis courts, football ground, basketball courts, netball courts, 20 station fitness and swimming pools.

  • 2

    Oasis Sports Centre

    Oasis Sports Centre is a child sports entre of Better Leisure Organization and it is located in the middle of the city of London’s Westend. The sports centre features a range of sports facilities including gym, squash courts, groups exercise studios, sauna and state of the art swimming pools.

  • 3

    Crystal Palace National Sports Centre

    Crystal Palace National Sports Centre was opened in 1964 and is one of the listed cultural heritage buildings located in the heart of South London. The sports centre features state of the art facilities including a 50m swimming pool, an international standard athletics track, outdoor beach sports facilities and a modern gym for all types of body workouts. It is also a part of Better Leisure Organization.

  • 4

    The Bank of England Sports Centre

    The Bank of England sports centre is located very close to Richmond Park and is one of the most extravagant private members sports centres covering 32 acres of area to provide exceptional sports facilities.

  • 5

    Willesden Sports Centre

    Willesden Sports Centre is located in the Northwest part of London and it offers a range of healthy activities such as fit4sports holiday program, swim for free, swimming school, fitness suit, athletics track, group exercises studio and indoor running tube.

  • 6

    Queen Mother Sports Centre

    Queen Mother sports centre is part of Better and is located near Victoria tube station and it is one of the most modernised sports facilities in the area. The sports centre features exercise studios, a 100 station gym, a 25m swimming pool, a separate teaching pool, a separate diving pool, health suit, sports hall and a squash court.

  • 7

    Whitechapel Sports Centre

    Whitechapel Sports Centre is also managed by the Better Leisure Organization and is one of the few sports activities centres located in Whitechapel area of East London. The centre offers state of the art gym facilities along with outdoor pitch, sauna, women only gym, women only sauna, sports hall with 4 badminton courts, jump start facilities and crèche.

  • 8

    John Orwell Sports Centre

    John Orwell Sports Centre is located in Wapping area of London very close to Wapping Gardens. The sports centre features a nice gym, sports hall with 4 badminton courts, group exercises studio, outdoor Tarmac court and an outdoor 11 a side astro pitch.

  • 9

    Seven Islands leisure centre

    Seven Islands leisure centre is located in Southeast London and it offers more than 50 sports classes along with high class sports facilities. The centre offers fitness classes in Zumba, Boxexercise, yoga, Bollywood dance, and hula hoop aerobics. It also offers services for birthday parties, hall hire, saunas and tanning beds.

  • 10

    Wandle Recreation centre

    Wandle Recreation Centre is located in Wandsworth area of Southwest London and it offers a range of facilities including Kinetika gym, group exercises studio, sports hall, 5 a side third generation football pitches, children birthday parties, play zone and crèche.

  • 11

    Brockwell Lido

    Brockwell Lido was built in 1937 by the London County Council and then it was later closed and reopened in 2007. The Lido offers many exciting sports facilities including yoga, swimming and aerobics.

  • 12

    Regent's Park Tennis Centre

    Regent's Park Tennis Centre is located on the Western side of Regent's Park right in the middle of London. Tennis Centre is a members only area but it also allows three days in advance bookings for non members.

  • 13

    Westway Climbing Centre

    Westway Climbing Centre is considered to be the best climbing wall in London as it is equipped with world class facilities for all types of climbers ranging from amateur to professionals.

  • 14

    Spa Illuminata

    Spa Illuminata is located in Upmarket in Mayfair. The spa studio replicates the ancient Roman spa facilities and is decorated with a lot of ancient Roman stuff. It offers massage, facial, pedicure, decleor and cartia facials.

  • 15

    Putney Lawn Tennis Club

    Putney Lawn Tennis Club is a high class tennis facility located in Putney near Wimbledon. It is equipped with 10 courts including seven synthetic grass and three acrylic courts.

  • 16

    Dulwich Croquet Club

    Dulwich Croquet Club is a part of Dulwich sports club and it offers beautiful croquet facilities miles away from the Oxford Circus with a peaceful atmosphere.

  • 17

    York Hall Leisure Centre

    York Hall Leisure Centre is located in Bethnal Green and it offers excellent sports facilities including 33-metre swimming pool, Turkish bath and a famous boxing arena.

  • 18

    London Archers

    London Archers is located in the Kensington area of West London. It is a members only archery club with excellent facilities. Though Archery is a difficult sports to master but its quite fun. Hence if you are looking to master archery skills, then this place deserves your visit.

  • 19

    Albert Road Recreation Ground

    Albert Road Recreation Ground is a beautiful open sports and recreational activity place for kids and adults. The facility offers basketball courts, bowling, cricket pitches and a football pitch.

  • 20

    Feltham Airparcs Leisure Centre

    Feltham Airparcs Leisure Centre is located on Uxbridge road and it is London's one of the best leisure centres. The centre offers extensive range of leisure facilities including aerobics studio, snooker, gym, health suit, activity room, creche and sun beds.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

× 7 = thirty five