Sport & Exercise

About us

Our facilities, virtual tour, opening times and our location information.

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Some helpful guidance on what to do while visiting our facilities to help us all stay active in a safe environment.

Pleasance Sport Complex & Gym highlights:

  • 102 station state-of-the-art cardiovascular gym with personal HD viewing screens
  • Circuit gym 
  • Olympic and free weights gyms 
  • 36 station nautilus machine weights gym
  • Dedicated boxing and grappling gyms
  • Dedicated gym support team - offering equipment and exercise advice
  • Over 100 exercise classes a week
  • Male and female saunas


Please respect local parking restrictions in residential areas. Parking in the Pleasance car park is by permit only. 

View parking locations at the Pleasance

Read more on staff and student parking permits

Opening times 

The Pleasance Sport Complex & Gym is open seven days a week.

The nearby pool facility, at St Leonard's Land, is also open for members lane swimming at restricted times.

Pleasance Gym opening hours:

Monday 06.00 - 22.00
Tuesday 06.00 - 22.00


06.00 - 22.00
Thursday 06.00 - 22.00
Friday 06.00 - 22.00
Saturday 09.00 - 20.00
Sunday 09.00 - 20.00

Opening times during the festive season in December 2023 and January 2024

How to find us

Map and directions for the Pleasance : 

Pleasance sports centre and gym on the map

Related links

City of Edinburgh maps