Leisure centres around the district

Swimming pools can be found at Westminster Lodge and Harpenden Swimming Pool. These centres, together with Redbourn Recreation Centre, also offer many other facilities including table tennis, basketball, badminton, volleyball, indoor hockey, football and netball. For the latest in gym equipment, try out the facilities located at Westminster Lodge, Cotlandswick Leisure Centre, and Harpenden Sports Centre.

See this page for information on the Verulamium Park toddler splash park and Harpenden paddling pool.

Westminster Lodge Leisure Centre

Holywell Hill, St Albans AL1 2DL - Tel: 01727 736080 150px Disabled Go logoSwimming pool and training pool with moveable floors, water confidence area, 4 court sports hall, luxury spa with sauna, steam, hot and aroma rooms, 2 exercise studios, climbing wall, crèche, children’s soft play area and a café/bistro.

Opening times: Monday - Friday 0600 - 2200; Saturday - Sunday 0700 - 2200

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Abbey View Golf and Track

Verulamium Park, Holywell Hill, St Albans, AL1 2DL - Tel: 01727 868227 Abbey View Golf Course and Outdoor facilities provide a variety of different activities for all of the family. All members of the public are welcome at Abbey View, which is operated on a pay and play basis and open all year round.

Opening times: Mon to Thurs 0800 - 2100; Fri to Sun: 0800 - Dusk

Batchwood Golf Course and Sports Centre

Batchwood Drive, St Albans, AL3 5XA - Tel: 01727 844250 150px Disabled Go logo18 hole golf course, a high performance tennis centre, 49 station gym, bowls, workout classes, judo dojo, squash courts and a coffee bar.

Open: Mon - Fri 0800 - 2200; Sat - Sun 0700 - 1900; Bank Hols: 1000 - 1800

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Cotlandswick Leisure Centre

341 High Street, London Colney St Albans, AL2 1EB - Tel: 01727 822447 Gym, an indoor Soft Play centre, Group Exercise Classes, Tennis courts, Café Bistro, astro turf pitches and Free Parking.

Opening times:
Mon-Fri 0600-2230. Sat 0800-2000, Sun 0800-2100, Bank Hols 0800-1800

Harpenden outdoor paddling pool

Leyton Road, Rothamsted Park, Harpenden, AL5 2HU - Tel: 01582 460683 The outdoor paddling pool at Harpenden Swimming Pool is lifeguarded at all times, however under 8 years old should be accompanied by an adult and all users require parent / guardian supervision. For more information please contact Harpenden Swimming Pool.

The paddling pool is open from the end of May Bank Holiday to the end of the first weekend of September.

Harpenden Sports Centre / Swimming Pool

Leyton Road, Rothamsted Park, Harpenden, AL5 2HU - Tel: 01582 767722 150px Disabled Go logo Gym, and a wide variety of activities (detailed on the website). Harpenden pool has a Health Suite, Sauna, Saunarium, Steam Room, Spa and Relaxation areas.

Sports Centre opening times vary by facility. See website for details.
Swimming pool open: Mon - Fri 0630 - 2230; Sat - Sun 0800 - 2000
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Redbourn Leisure Centre

75 Dunstable Road, Redbourn, AL3 7PP - Tel: 01582 626202 150px Disabled Go logo A fully equipped gym, full group exercise programme, football, cricket, gymnastics, netball, bowls, dance and much more!

Opening times: Mon-Thu 0900-2200; Fri 0900-2000; Sat 1000-1830; Sun 1000-1800; Bank Hols: (Apr–Sep) 1000-1600 (Oct–Mar) Closed

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Splash Park in Verulamium Park

Verulamium Park, Holywell Hill, St Albans, AL1 2DL - Tel: 01727 868227 The Splash Park is made up of approximately 12 high and low water features inserted into the surface and surrounded by a perimeter fence, to provide a safe and fun activity for children 12 years and under. All children under 8 years old should be accompanied by an adult and all users require parent/guardian supervision. FREE.

The Splash Park is open 7 days a week from the first Bank Holiday in May to the first weekend in September.