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Mail :
The Life Centre
Culture, Sport and Leisure
Plymouth City Council
Plymouth PL1 2AA
Phone :
Plymouth Life Centre, 40 Mayflower Drive, Plymouth, PL2 3DG

Prices, opening hours, timetables and bookings:
Everyone Active

01752 606900
Email :


Plymouth Life Centre

Life Centre pools

Plymouth Life Centre


The Plymouth Life Centre opened in March 2012 and is run by Everyone Active in partnership with the Council.

For information about opening hours, timetables, prices and bookings please visit the Everyone Active website, call 01752 606900 or email

Facilities include:

  • Family leisure pool with flumes, 'beach entry' and bubble pool
  • Innovative climbing zone with 15-metre wall, aerial assault course, bouldering and abseiling
  • Eight-lane indoor bowls rink
  • 12-court multi-use sports hall suitable for badminton, five-a-side football, basketball, netball, trampolining and other sports
  • 150-station fitness suite
  • 10-lane, 50-metre swimming pool with moveable floors and 'booms' allowing flexible use
  • Diving pool with moveable floor
  • Dryside training facility for competitive divers and other sportspeople, with trampolines, springboards, harnesses, crashmats and other specialist equipment
  • Relaxing oasis with sauna, steam rooms and showers
  • Multi-purpose areas for dance and martial arts, which can also be used for a crèche and soft play
  • Youth gym, squash, training and studio spaces
  • Public cafe open to everyone visiting the park

The aquatic facilities are the largest of their kind in southern England (outside of the Olympic Village) and were used by a number of international swimming and diving teams in preparation for London 2012. The centre has the only 10-lane, 50-metre competition pool in the South West and one of the best diving pools in the country.