Swimming Pool

Shankill Leisure Centre has been providing fun for the whole community and beyond for over 35 years.

Our heated leisure pool has range of water features, a flume slide and baby pool, and we are the only pool in Belfast with a wave machine.  

We offer a 25 metre section for swimming lengths and a spa pool on poolside which is available to customers over the age of 16. 


Our fully equipped gym at Shankill Leisure Centre offers a range of fitness equipment for everyone. Our members can choose from cardiovascular machines, resistance equipment, free weights and functional equipment.

There is no joining fee, no minimum contract term and no cancellation fee on any of our memberships. 

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If you would like to request a call back or a tour of our facility

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Sports Hall

Our sports hall is eight badminton courts in size and can be divided into two sides so multiple activities can take place at one time.  

We are also the perfect venue for large events.  

We are just a five minute walk from Belfast City Centre, with ample parking, bleacher seating, wifi access and much more.

Kidz Gym

Our fantastic Kidz Gym studio space is dedicated to kids fitness and has fixed resistance machines, mini spin bikes and functional equipment.

Birthday Parties

We offer a wide range of affordable birthday party packages for kids under 16 years old. We also do all the preparation and tidying up, so you can just relax and enjoy the day.

Due to high demand, our birthday parties can only be booked up to 30 days in advance. 

Fitness classes

We have a range of different classes designed to target all areas and abilities.  

Classes are available to casual users and members but we recommend booking in advance to avoid disappointment.

Room hire

We have a number of multi-purpose rooms available for hire at the centre.  We facilitate functions, meetings, public forums, events and even sports therapy and massage. 

Contact our reception team on 02895213745 or

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Silhouette Suite

Our silhouette suite is set apart from the pool area and offers a quiet space away from all of the activity of the leisure pool.

We offer both sauna and steam room cabins, showers and a large seated area where our customers can sit back and relax .

We also have two therapy rooms for hire, which are used for massage and beauty therapies.


Racquet sports are included in all of our full Better Belfast memberships.
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Or simply pay and play.
Call our reception team on 02895213745 for more information.