Avoniel Leisure Centre
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Address: Avoniel Road, Belfast, BT5 4SF
Telephone: 028 9072 6326
Avoniel Leisure Centre is located in east Belfast and offers a range of classes and activities for everyone.
Avoniel Leisure Centre will be closed on Sunday 26 May as we're laying a new floor in the reception area.
Temporary closure of the changing rooms, Millennium Suite and elevatorThe changing rooms at Avoniel Leisure Centre will be closed for refurbishment from Monday 18 March until the summer. We’re carrying out the following work:
- retiling male and female changing area
- reconditioning the lockers
- installing new toilet cubicles
- installing new shower facilities.
The elevator will also be out of use and there will be no access to the first floor for wheelchairs or prams.
We apologise for the inconvenience.
Temporary closure of Avoniel swimming poolThe new look Avoniel pool will reopen in summer 2013.
We have conducted extensive investigations to find the leak in Avoniel swimming pool and to assess the damage it has caused.
We're repairing the damage and we're going to refurbish the pool hall at the same time.
- relining the entire pool, overflow channels and balance tank
- replacing most of the pool’s piping
- repair to the ceiling and ventilation duct system.
We will try to minimise disruption for centre users and you can use any of our other seven leisure centre pools.
If you are a Boost member, you have unlimited use of all our swimming pools as well as our fitness suites and council-run fitness classes.
For more information call us on 028 9072 6326, or to find your nearest alternative swimming pool, visit www.belfastcity.gov.uk/leisurecentres
Opening hours and public swim timesAvoniel Leisure Centre is closed on bank holiday Monday 27 May. The centre is open from 7.15am to 10pm, Monday to Friday, and 10am to 4pm, Saturday and Sunday.
Opening hours for some facilities vary, and these include:
Please note that restricted opening times apply to
the jacuzzi in the Millennium Suite.
There may be limited space during these times because of swimming lessons and school swims. Our times can also change at short notice.
About the centre
Not sure how much something costs at one of our centres? Check our price list for all leisure centre activities and facilities.
You must be a member of our Boost leisure membership scheme to book activities and classes. Call 028 9072 6326 or drop into the centre to make a booking.
Avoniel Leisure Centre offers great value party packages, suitable for birthdays and other occasions, starting from just £40.
Visit www.translink.co.uk for details of bus routes which serve Avoniel Leisure Centre.
Activities and facilities
Facilities include a gym, spa/steam room, sauna, squash court, swimming pool and floodlit all-weather pitch. Activities include squash, football and swimming.
Swimming lessons (pool closed from Monday 20 August)
Make a Splash lessons for children take place on Saturdays from 9.45am to 1.15pm. The centre also offers lessons for adults on Wednesdays.
Avoniel Leisure Centre has been assessed by Disabled Go to check its suitability for disabled visitors.
Food and drink
Café facilities are available at Avoniel Leisure Centre.
Summer schemeWe're running summer schemes our leisure centres throughout July and August 2013. Avoniel Leisure Centre offers the following classes. If you aren't sure what a class involves, or want to check availability at any of our other centres, view our A to Z of leisure centre classes
You can also keep up to date with the latest events and classes at all our leisure centres by following us on Facebook or Twitter
|Aerobics||10am - 11am
7.15pm - 8.15pm
|10am - 11am
8pm - 9pm
|10am - 11am|
|Body conditioning||11am - 11.45am||11am - 11.45am|
|Bums and tums||8pm-9pm||11am - 11.45am|
|Core pulse||12.15pm - 1.15pm||11am - 12noon||11am - 12noon||11am - 12noon|
|First kicks girls' soccer||1pm - 2pm|
|Sprint pulse||6.15pm - 7pm|
|Zumba||8.15pm - 9.15pm||8.45pm - 9.45pm|