Kings Hall Leisure Centre

Kings Hall Leisure Centre is located in Clapton and offers a wide range of leisure facilities, including swimming pools, a gym and a sports hall. It’s operated by Better, a charity social enterprise.



  • fitness centre
  • swimming pools – main pool and teaching pool
  • group exercise classes
  • spin studio
  • programmable gym
  • junior gym
  • health suite – sauna and steam room
  • women-only sessions
  • men-only sessions
  • sports hall


  • accessible toilet
  • accessible parking
  • accessible changing facilities
  • ramp access



Included in pre-paid membership or:

  • non-member – adult: £5.25 and junior: £3.05
  • pay-and-play member – adult: £3.70 and junior: £2.15
  • pay-and-play concession member – adult and junior: £1.40

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 member – adult: £7.70 and junior: £3.70
  • pay-and-play concession member (off-peak) – adult: £5.25 and junior: £2.60

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, visit Better – Kings Hall Leisure Centre.

Concessionary membership

Off-peak concessionary memberships are available for anyone in receipt of benefits.

If you’re eligible for a concessionary membership, you’ll be able to use the leisure facilities at a discounted rate. For more information, visit Better.

Page updated on: 7 July 2022

Kings Hall Leisure Centre


39 Lower Clapton Road
E5 0NU


Opening times

  • Mon to Fri: 6.30am - 10pm
  • Sat: 8am - 6pm
  • Sun: 8am - 6.30pm


Please note different parts of the centre may have different opening times. See Kings Hall Leisure Centre – timetable for more information.