Live Better at Hartsdown Leisure Centre, Margate Thanet
With Live Better, there's no sign up fee. No old-fashioned on-peak vs. off-peak limits on your enjoyment. Just the freedom to be in control of your health and fitness goals with UNLIMITED* Classes, Gym & Swim!
*T&Cs apply see membership pages for details.
Your Leisure is here to help you "Live Better by the Sea"! Whether you are new to exercise or looking for somewhere new to work towards your health and fitness goals, Hartsdown Leisure Centre, Margate Thanet is the right place for you. The leisure centre offers a wide range of group exercise classes, has a fully equipped gym with TechnoGym machines and free weights, two swimming pools (main pool and teaching pool), Puddle Ducks and Your Swim School and the famous FeelGood Factory plus a sports hall.
If you need any assistance call 03333 660661 or email CST@yourleisure.uk.com and a Customer Support Agent will be able to help. Our Customer Support Team is available Mon-Fri, 8am - 6pm and Sat/Sun 8am - 2pm.
Please note that activities can be booked online and in centre, payment by card only. Non-members can book 5 days in advance, members can book as per their membership subscription perk.
Hartsdown Swimming Pool
For your enjoyment we have put together a number of different sessions that aim to assist in your enjoyment of our pools and accommodate a variety of users. Swimming sessions are open to members and non-members to be booked online. Session descriptions can be viewed via the pool timetables. All swimmers need a booking. Read Pool Admission Policy here.
25m Main Pool: Deep end 2.25m – Shallow end 1m
12m Teaching Pool: Deep end 1m – Shallow end 0.75m
Book online via "Search & Book" or using the Live Better app. Timetables subject to change, always check online booking system and app for changes. Gaps during days are for private pool hire and swim schools. ** Aqua & Active Aqua sessions booked through group-ex. All swimmers (including 0-15 year olds) must have a session booking to enter the pool, either a paid online booking in advance or booked online and paid for on the day in centre (card only) or booking as part of a valid membership. Please note, once a session is full, no more bookings can be made online or in centre. Click here for our Carers Policy.
Our TechoGym and free weight equipment is ideal for all user levels and includes a comprehensive range of cardio and strength equipment covering upper, lower and total body routines, ensuring exceptional training comfort along the way. Our friendly and professional trainers will always be on hand to support you in your goals. Members and non-members can turn up and workout but we recommend advanced booking. Junior members need to book online.
46 station gym including:
- 17 pieces of resistance kit
- 9 Treadmills
- 8 Cross Trainers
- 7 Bikes
- 2 Spin Bikes
- 2 Rowers
- 1 Arm Bike
- 1 Ski crossover
- Weight Area
- Dumbbells up to 50kg
- Squat Rack
- Smith Machine
- Pulley Station
- Kinesis Machine
- Tanita Body Scan Scales
Gym Opening Hours
Monday to Thursday 6am to 10pm
Friday 6am to 9:30pm
Saturday & Sunday 7am to 5:30pm
Get the personal service your health and wellbeing deserves!
Hartsdown Group-Ex Classes
Exercise with friends and family and receive the support of our trained group exercise class leaders. Your Leisure centres offer more exercise classes than the competition - including our own classes, world-class Group-Ex experiences designed by LesMills and virtual classes. Group-Ex is fun, motivational and classes can be booked online.
LesMills BodyCombat | LesMills BodyAttack | LesMills BodyPump | LesMills RPM | LesMills BodyBalance | LesMills GRIT Strength | LesMills Core | LesMills Sprint | LesMills Sh'bam | LesMills GRIT Cardio
FightKlub | Legs, Bums & Tums | Yoga | Pilates | DanceFit | BalletBeFit | HIIT Step | KettleBells | HIIT Circuit | Spin
Hartsdown FeelGood Factory
Our FeelGood Factory at Hartsdown offers a revolutionary way to lose weight via a completely unique 50-60-minute workout using power assisted equipment. This low impact exercise is ideal for people with osteoporosis, mobility problems, joint problems, poor posture, muscle tone problems.
Monday to Friday 7am to 6pm (last session starts 5:15pm)
Saturday & Sunday 8:30am to 12pm (last session 11:15am)
Book sessions via the Live Better app
Hartsdown Sports Hall
Hartsdown Sports Hall offers table tennis and badminton. You can also book the whole hall for netball and 5-a-side football. Contact the centre for more details.
Monday to Friday 8am to 9pm (last bookable court hour 8pm)
Saturday & Sunday 8am to 5pm (last bookable court hour 4pm)
Check availability & Book sports via the Live Better app
Hartsdown Gymnastics Centre
Here at Hartsdown Gymnastics Centre, our aim is to provide fun, active sessions whilst teaching gymnastics skills. Our sessions are age-based and all abilities are welcome. Our team of coaches not only teach the skills but help build the gymnast's self-confidence. Gymnastics benefits children's cognitive and physical development by improving gross and fine motor skills, strength, flexibility, balance, agility and coordination. Hartsdown Gymnastic Centre students also get free swimming at our centres during open sessions, ask at reception for details.
Your Leisure Centres bring you the World famous Les Mills Group-Ex Classes! Get the best exercise class experience with BodyPump, BodyBalance, RPM, BodyAttack, BodyCombat & more across Your Leisure centres!
Check app timetables or search booking system for availability.
Get the personal service your health and wellbeing deserves!
Main Pool & Teaching Pool
Fully Equipped Gym
Exercise Class Studios
Accessible Changing Rooms
Get the live better app
Download the app for free from your app store. Check timetables, book on the go & stay up-to-date.
Getting to Hartsdown Leisure Centre, Margate
Address: Hartsdown Rd, Margate CT9 5QX
Phone: 0333 366 0661
Your Leisure Kent Limited is a registered society under the Co-operative and Community Benefit Societies Act 2014 with charitable status. Registration number 28889R.
“The objects of the Society shall be to provide or assist in the provision of facilities in the interests of social welfare for recreation or other leisure time occupation in Kent and the surrounding area of individuals who have need of such facilities by reason of their youth, age infirmity or disability, financial hardship or social circumstances with the object of improving their conditions of life and to advance the education of the public in leisure activities”.
Your Leisure strives to provide a broad range of leisure activities, quality entertainment and good customer service at its venues / centres and all feedback is very important to us so we can make improvements for the future.
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Your Leisure Kent Ltd, Discovery Park, Innovation House, Innovation Way, Sandwich, Kent CT13 9FF
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