Sport & Exercise

Basketball

The Pleasance Sports Hall is ideal for basketball and courts can be booked by members.

Our Sports Hall is 38 metres long by 27 metres wide, with wood flooring and allows for either two side-by-side basketball courts or one show court. Bleacher seating (500 seats) and show court hoops are available upon request.

During the Edinburgh Festival period, the Sports Hall is unavailable, but alternative facilities are made available at the St. Leonard's Land Main Games Hall.

The St. Leonard's Land Main Games Hall is 33.5 metres long by 18.18 metres wide and supplies one court with numerous hoops.

Prices

Members pay and play

Prices valid from 1 August 2019

Basketball pay and play booking costs for Sport & Exercise members are as follows:

Basketball court prices (per hour)
Activity area Price
Half Sports Hall £21
St. Leonards Games Hall (Festival period only) £21

Group bookings

Pricing for group one-off or block bookings may be available upon request from the Client Services Team.

Sports Union club bookings

Club charges may apply. Contact the Edinburgh University Sports Union President for details.

How to book

Members booking online

Members can now book and pay for this activity using the new Sport & Exercise Online Booking service.

Courts are available on a pay and play basis up to seven days in advance.

Bookings are available to Sport & Exercise members only.

Sport & Exercise Online Booking

Please note that all non-members must pay gate fees for any activities booked. Click here for details.

Members booking in person

Bookings are available to Sport & Exercise members only.

To book, contact the sports centre reception in person or by telephone.

Sports Centre Reception Team

Contact details

Address

Street

46 Pleasance

City
Edinburgh
Post Code
EH8 9TJ

Group bookings

Larger group bookings may also be accommodated as a one-off or block booking. Please contact the Client Services Team via email for further details:

Sports Centre Client Services Team

  • Sport & Exercise

Contact details

Address

Street

46 Pleasance

City
Edinburgh
Post Code
EH8 9TJ

Sports Union club bookings

Club bookings must be made directly with the EUSU President:

Edinburgh University Sports Union President

Contact details

Address

Street

48 Pleasance

City
Edinburgh
Post Code
EH8 9TJ

Equipment hire

Benches, chairs, tables, scoreboards and basketballs are available for hire in all facilities. Additional Sports Hall hires include bleacher seating and show court hoops.

Accessibility

The Sports Hall is accessible via a lift from the main level and from the south side entrance.

Unfortunately, the Trust Upper Hall is on the first floor and can only be accessed by stairs. There is currently no lift available to this facility.

The St. Leonard's Land Main Games Hall is accessible via a lift on the main level.