Woodford Leisure Centre

Hull Culture and Leisure are happy to welcome customers back to Woodford Leisure Centre.

Woodford Leisure Centre, Hull's flagship leisure facility has been substantially upgraded in 2018 and now includes the following - 

  • state of the art immersive virtual fitness studio
  • a new gym offering more choice of free weights and resistance machines
  • new family changing village
  • all new disabled changing places
  • New six lane swimming pool
  • New teaching pool
  • four refurbished squash courts


Woodford Leisure Centre is now reopen to the public. In line with Government guidance on the reopening of Sport and Leisure facilities, new procedures are in place for when you visit relating to safety, hygiene and bookings. 

Please ensure that you visit the Leisure Facilities COVID Safe Guidance page on our website to provide you with full details on what to expect on your visit to any of our sites. You can visit the page here.

Booking a Swim, Gym Session or Fitness Class

All Swims, Gym Sessions and Fitness Classes must be booked in advance. Unfortunately we are no longer able to offer a walk-in on the day service. 

For customers with Live It memberships you will be able to book in advance using the membership number on your Live It membership card as before. For people who wish to be casual users and not take out a monthly membership, we are now offering the option of a pay as you go card* which means you can book online with ease. 

Please remember that booking times have been reduced from before and are now up to 48 hours in advance for Live It members and up to 24 hours in advance for non-members.

More information on memberships can be found in our Memberships section below.

You can book a Swim, Gym Session or a Fitness Class by using the buttons below or by calling Woodford Leisure Centre reception. Please be advised that call waiting times will be longer than usual so we do suggest you book online.


When booking your Family Swimming Session, please remember to add ALL participants to your basket, including any children under the age of five before confirming your booking.

Important Information for Squash Players

Due to COVID-19 and the need for social distancing, the normal game of squash should not be played by players from different households (except those from a support bubble). England Squash have provided updated guidance on how to play squash in ways which provide options for getting back on court whilst maintaining social distancing. The latest guidance and recommendations on how to play can be found by visiting the England Squash website here.

Junior Gym Sessions are back at Woodford!

Juniors can now access the fitness suite at Woodford Leisure Centre again. New times and procedures are in place for these sessions. For more information on Junior Gym sessions visit the Junior Gym page here.

Woodford Fitness Sessions

Woodford Pool sessions


Want access to unlimited gym sessions, fitness classes, swimming sessions plus other discounts on tennis, cycling and golf? Why not look at our monthly membership options. Find out more about the benefits of a monthly Live It membership here.

For people who wish to be casual users and not take out a monthly Direct Debit membership, we are now offering the option of a pay as you go card which means you can book online with ease. Complete your details online and use the temporary membership number to book and pay for your activity. Simply collect your card from the leisure centre on your next visit.

Non-members are required to sign up for pay as you go membership as part of the government guidelines. This helps us to maintain a COVID-safe environment and aid the NHS with track and trace. Further information on our Test and Trace and Data Protection statements can be found here.

Interested in joining a sports club or finding out more about the different activities which happen at Woodford Leisure Centre?

Visit out Partners Page to see what other activities you can take part in.


Woodford Leisure Centre
Holderness Road

Telephone - 01482 331 322


Leisure Centre Opening Times

Please note the building opening times are separate to the sessions timetable. 

Last admission is 45 minutes before Leisure Centre closes.

Weekdays 7am - 9.30pm
Saturday 8.30am - 4.30pm
Sunday 8.30am - 4.30pm

Cafe Opening Times

Monday 10.30am -5.30pm
Tuesday to Thursday 10.30am -6.30pm
Friday 10.30am - 9.00pm
Saturday 8.30am - 3.30pm
Sunday 10.00am - 3.00pm


There is ample on-site parking for cars and motorcycles as well as dedicated disabled parking bays. A cycle park is available in front of the entrance.

Wheelchair access

It is a flat entrance at the front of the building designed for full wheelchair accessibility

Assistance dogs

Assistance dogs are welcome. Please notify us prior to arrival, where possible. A dog drinking station is available on request.

Changing facilities

The changing facilities at Woodford Leisure Centre are currently in use for pool users only. Gym and Fitness class users do not have access at the current time. More information the changes to our changing facilities rules can be found here.


The Woodford Cafe is currently closed to the public due to COVID-19 restrictions.