Clissold Leisure Centre


Clissold Leisure Centre is located near Clissold Park in Stoke Newington. It boasts extensive facilities, including two 25-metre swimming pools, a gym, a squash court and a crèche. It's operated by, a charity social enterprise.

For membership information, please see the leisure centre membership page. For more information, see Better - Clissold Leisure Centre.


  • two 25m swimming pools - main pool and teaching pool
  • toddler pool
  • fitness centre / gym
  • outdoor gym
  • health suite (sauna, steam room and spa pool)
  • sports hall
  • studios
  • squash courts (2)
  • cafè
  • crèche
  • birthday parties
  • group exercise classes
  • men only sessions
  • women only sessions
  • disability swimming sessions
  • improved disability access  


  • pool hoist
  • accessible toilet
  • accessible changing facilities
  • activities for disabled people 
  • ramp access
  • fitness centre adapted for wheelchair users
  • wheelchair access to poolside facilities
  • lift  
  • improved access and provision for disabled people 

The recently improved provision of inclusive fitness equipment and staff training will help support the health and fitness needs of disabled people.

This includes high visibility entrance markings, additional handrails in the changing rooms and toilets, improved signage and newly qualified NVQ level 3 fitness instructors who are now trained to work to support disabled customers. Visit Better for more information. 



Included in pre-paid membership.

  • non-members - adults : £4.80, juniors: £2.85
  • pay and play members - adults : £3.45, juniors: £2
  • pay and play concession members - adults and children: £1.25

Free swimming in Hackney

If you're a Hackney resident and are under 18, over 60, disabled or a carer, you can swim for free, all year round, at Britannia Leisure Centre, Clissold Leisure Centre and Kings Hall Leisure Centre. Simply visit your nearest leisure centre with proof of age and address and complete a short form. Your membership lasts for one year and you can renew it by completing the form again.


Included in pre-paid membership. You must be a member to use the gym and you'll need to have completed an induction.

  • pay and play members: adults - £7.05, juniors - £3.45
  • pay and play concession members: adult - £3.45, juniors - £2.45

Fitness class

Included in pre-paid membership.

  • non-member: adults - £8.10, juniors - £4.80
  • pay and play members: adults - £5.65, juniors - £3.45
  • pay and play concession members: adults - £4.05, juniors - £2.40

Racquet sports

  • non-members: adults - £9.30, junior - £5.60
  • pay and play members and pre-paid members: adults - £6.65, juniors - £3.95
  • pay and play concession members: adults - £4.70, juniors - £2.80

Health suite

  • pay and play member and pre-paid member - adults - £6.65
  • pay and play concession member - adults - £4.70

Membership options

There are a number of membership options available, including monthly direct debit (pre-paid membership) and pay and play memberships.

For the latest news, membership options and full details of all prices, please visit Better - Clissold Leisure Centre.

Page updated: 23/09/2016 14:24:12