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Clissold Leisure Centre
63 Clissold RoadStoke NewingtonLondonN16 9EX
- +44 (0)20 7254 5574
- Public transport:
- Rectory Road, National Railway
The pool and gym here are great and this is really as good as it gets for municipal facilities as far as ive seen so far.
However, the lines can be so long its really frustrating, its been te case for ages now,, what makes it worse is there are often staff milling around.
Prices are very reasonable and its kept in 'good nick'.more
This update is for the swimming pools only. 3 of them! Toddler, training and main. Wow, isn't that just great... erm no.
My problems with the set up are:
1. Each pool has seperate changing areas and to go between pools you have to almost walk out into the main lobby area in front of the cafe crowd without a sheet of glass to protect your modesty.
2. The training pool is good for younger ones...more
Coming from a poor Midlands city with more than its fair share of, hmm, what can I call them, scumbags, it was with some trepidation that I made my first visit in years to a council run leisure centre. I was more than pleasantly surprised here though.
Clissold Leisure Centre is a relatively new centre run by Hackney council. It's big and clean and fortunately not blighted by some designer...more
This is a great place to come swimming. After a ridiculous saga, it was finally reopened a couple of years ago and it is this relative newness that makes it so shiny and nice. You don't worry about verrucas and kids weeing in the pool here, unlike at North London's other, older and therefore grimier public pools.
I like to come early on a Saturday morning (provided I haven't been out too...more
The Clissold Leisure Center offers fantastic sport facilities which are greatly subsidized by the council. It has a large swimming pool, a gym, squash and tennis courts, basketball and a full range of exercise classes. There is even a Spa in basement, where you can pamper yourself for an afternoon in the sauna and steam rooms, or get a beauty treatment done.
Its great for kids as well, with...more