Christmas and New Year opening times

There will be some changes to our leisure centre opening times and services - find out more.


Braunstone Leisure Centre

Braunstone Leisure Centre has two pools, a fitness suite and spectator seating for 400 people.

Further information

The leisure centre has undergone a number of improvements as part of a national pilot project to get more people swimming. These improvements include: 

  • Additional swim play equipment
  • New chairs and tables for the street area
  • 2 x new hairdryers and vanity unit
  • Costume dryer installation
  • Storage pods installation on both pools
  • New blinds on both pools
  • Hot drinks machine installation
  • Sun loungers on poolside for relaxation sessions
  • Temperature signs on poolside

Opening times 

Days Opening hours
Monday to Friday 6.30am – 10pm
Saturday 8am - 5pm
Sunday 8am - 5pm

N.B. - opening hours may differ on bank holidays. Check our bank holiday opening times.  


Price list

Price list

Find out how much each activity at Braunstone Leisure Centre costs.
View activities price list (PDF)

Classes, activities and swim timetables

Classes, activities and swim timetables

Holiday and term-time swim timetables for Braunstone Leisure Centre. Find out when sessions, classes and public swimming take place.
View timetables (PDF)

If you have problems accessing or viewing these timetables, please send us an email

Community pool and main swimming pool which can be divided into two and seats for 300 spectators
Fitness suite with 60 'stations' for customers including people with disabilities
Six badminton courts, sports hall and spectator seating for up to 400 people, a first aid room and cafeteria are also included in the building
Two newly-refurbished meeting rooms
Free WiFi

Swimming pool closures 2018 

Date Pool(s) Time
Sunday 2 December Main pool From 11am
Saturday 22 December Both pools All day
Sunday 23 December Both pools All day

Walking football sessions 

We are working in partnership with Leicester City Football Club and Age UK, to deliver a series of walking football sessions. Walking football is a slow paced version of football with no running involved. First session is free and thereafter £2 per session. 

Sessions are being held: 

Days Time
Thursdays 11am-12pm and 1-2pm
Sundays 10-11am

To book your place call us on 0116 229 3229. 

We are also holding sessions at Cossington Leisure Centre - find out more

How to find us  

2 Hamelin Road, Leicester, LE3 1JN  

Contact us  

Ring us on: 0116 229 3229
Send us a message