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The Waterfront Leisure Centre

14 total customer reviews
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Woolwich High St, London, SE18 6DL


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  • Swimming pool
    Cardio machines
    Free weights
    Resistance machines
    Personal training
    Fitness studio
    Punch bags
    Mat area
    Lane swimming
    Group exercise
  • Showers
    Changing Rooms
    Disabled Access
    Air Conditioning
  • Please note: A swimming session for women only, aged 16 and over, operates in both pools every Monday between 8pm and 10pm.
    This fantastic leisure centre, located on the banks of the River Thames opposite to the Woolwich Ferry Terminal has a great range of activities and state of art facilities. Operated by Better, this is one of the top rated gyms in the area.

    If you’re visiting the Waterfront Leisure Centre you’ll be working out in one of South London’s most well equipped gyms. With state of the art Technogym fitness equipment to Hammer Strength machines you have over 100 stations to choose from and complete an all-round workout.

    A 25 metre swimming pool with 4 lanes is perfect for those swimming for fitness or looking to relax and unwind after their workout. If you’re visiting with the family there a leisure pool with water slides and pool features so plenty of fun for everyone. Additional charges apply to use the pool, please check with reception.

    For those looking to get fit and socialise you can hire one of the courts for a racquet game, 4 badminton courts and 2 table tennis courts can be hired. If you want something a little more energetic then squash is perfect! Book one of the 4 courts, we recommend you book up to 6 days in advance as they are very popular.

    There’s a crèche for under 5’s so you can enjoy your workout with peace of mind. A 2 hour limit applies and booking is essential.

    How to find us:
    Waterfront Leisure Centre is on Woolwich High Street in the heart of South East London. Woolwich Arsenal station (DLR and South Eastern) is nearby, approximately 10 minutes walking distance. Getting here by bus is easy with a number of bus routes stopping outside the centre. The bus routes are 51 (Orpington – Woolwich Arsenal Station), 99 (Geddes Place – Woolwich Arsenal Station) and 386 (Royal Parade – Woolwich Arsenal Station). If you’re travelling by car plenty of parking is available on site but charges do apply.
  • Monday 07:00 to 22:00
    Tuesday 07:00 to 22:00
    Wednesday 07:00 to 22:00
    Thursday 07:00 to 22:00
    Friday 07:00 to 22:00
    Saturday 08:00 to 20:00
    Sunday 08:00 to 20:00
Arsalan K - 22nd December 2014

Overall it was a good gym, two different sections Cardio - weight and and a Heavy weight training room with access to a lot of weighted machines etc. Good space, but I cannot say as I have been once.

Busola A - 17th June 2014

Alot of facilities easy to use.

Tom L - 12th May 2014

Good gym loads of equipment. just a shame it was women night in half if it - i went on a monday