Indoor sports facilities
From basketball to badminton, we have activity areas for a variety of individual and team sports.
- Video: Indoor Sports at the Pleasance
- View the indoor sports facilities available to our members and the University community. Choose from Squash, badminton, basketball, netball, volleyball, football or futsal
Sport & Exercise member bookings
- All bookings must be made and pre-paid via our online booking system.
- Bookings must be made by a Sport & Exercise Gym member.
- At least one member must be present during the booked activity.
- Please note all non-members will need to pay an access charge of £6 per person and must sign in via a visitor QR code at the Pleasance reception.
We have four glass-backed squash courts located in the main concourse with each featuring built-in audio feedback to support scoring during competitive fixtures and excellent lighting/ventilation.
Please note: Only clean, indoor shoes with light-coloured soles should be used on squash courts.
Prices from 1 August 2023
£5 per court for a 40-minute session
Sports Hall Bookings
Our Sports Hall can be used for a variety of sports and is 38 metres long by 27 metres wide. It features a premium wood floor and bleacher seating.
The Pleasance Sports Hall is ideal for basketball, netball or volleyball allowing for either two side-by-side courts or one show court. Bleacher seating (500 seats) and show court hoops/nets are available upon request.
Prices from 1 August 2023
£23 per court (half hall) for a 60-minute session
Show court pricing is available on request.
Our facilities and spaces are also available to book for events and regular block bookings. Please email email@example.com.
|University of Edinburgh Staff and Students
|Full Sports Hall (60 minutes)
|Half Sports Hall (60 minutes)
|Squash Court (40 minutes)
*Please note all non-members will need to pay an access charge of £6 per person and must sign in via a visitor QR code at the Pleasance reception.
The Sports Hall is accessible via a lift from the main level and from the south side entrance.
The squash courts are on the main level, with a small step.
The studio is accessible via a lift from the main level.
The Salle can only be accessed via a set of stairs.
- Equipment hire (Squash/badminton rackets and some balls) will be available from reception.
- Squash balls and Shuttlecocks will be available to purchase.
- Your membership/student card will be retained as a deposit for any hire items.
- All hire items must be cleaned by the user after use before returning them.