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Inverness Leisure

Bught Lane, Inverness IV3 5SS, Scotland
+44 1463 667500
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Probably the best public leisure pool in the UK

This is probably the best public leisure pool I have ever been to. The Nessie Monster ride is... read more

Reviewed 24 May 2016
Magic_Kipper
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UK
Day pass is value for money!!

Used the Leisure centre a couple of times during a recent stay in the area. Two swimming pools... read more

Reviewed 15 April 2016
John K
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Inverness Leisure is the largest sports, leisure and recreation facility in the Highlands of Scotland. Welcoming over 1 million visitors every year it is a major attraction in this part of the world.Our facilities offer access to leisure waters with flumes, river and pool as well as a conventional 25 metre 8-lane competition pool. We also have excellent fitness facilities, with the largest studio programme in the north of Scotland supplying over 110 classes every week.Inverness Leisure also boasts two dedicated indoor climbing walls; one for bouldering and the other for lead climbing with some awesome overhangs. In addition, we have a large sports hall that accomodates 8 badminton courts or two football pitches.We can cater for major conferences or meetings and have excellent catering facilities which use local, ethically produced and Fair Traid products where possible.Come along and have a chat with one of our friendly team members who will be more than happy to show you around or give you some more information about Inverness Leisure.Fun|Friendly|Family|Fitness
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good29%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible13%
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Bught Lane, Inverness IV3 5SS, Scotland
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+44 1463 667500
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Reviewed 24 May 2016

This is probably the best public leisure pool I have ever been to. The Nessie Monster ride is truly terrifying – a near vertical drop of about 20m. Heed the instructions to cross your legs and arms as if you don’t they end up being...More

2  Thank Magic_Kipper
Inverness L, Guest Relations Manager at Inverness Leisure, responded to this reviewResponded 9 June 2016

Many thanks for taking the time to review the facility, we are pleased that you enjoyed your visit and hope to see you along again soon.

Reviewed 15 April 2016 via mobile

Used the Leisure centre a couple of times during a recent stay in the area. Two swimming pools: one for lane swimmers and the other a fun pool (with a WAVE MACHINE!!) We also tried the wall climbing (Boulder wall only) and had the options...More

Thank John K
Inverness L, Guest Relations Manager at Inverness Leisure, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2016

Thank you very much for reviewing the facility, it is great to hear you were able to take full advantage of the great value offered by the day pass! Although the weather has not been great over the holiday period we hope you enjoyed your...More

Reviewed 15 April 2016

Took my 11yr old and 13yr old here for a swim in the easter holidays whilst visiting Inverness. Thought it expensive for a council ran facility however boys did enjoy it. I spectated and didnt realise there was a cafe i would have loved a...More

Thank thehappywanderers555
Inverness L, Guest Relations Manager at Inverness Leisure, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2016

Thank you for taking the time to review the facility following you recent visit. We are pleased to hear the boys enjoyed their time here and if visiting again it is worth remembering that year round we offer three happy hours per week when activities...More

Reviewed 6 April 2016 via mobile

A visit during a wet day during Easter Holidays. As I was expecting it was busy, but once we got through and paid (worth the Price) we went Down to the Changing village and it was all clean and fresh. Plenty changing rooms and easy...More

Thank Richard A
Inverness L, Guest Relations Manager at Inverness Leisure, responded to this reviewResponded 7 April 2016

Thank you very much for your lovely comments. We are delighted that you enjoyed your first visit and look forward to seeing you again in the future.

Reviewed 5 April 2016 via mobile

This pool needs so serious work! The water is cold. Its really dirty both in the pool and out. There are nowhere near enough family changing rooms. The showers are terrible. There is faaaaar to much clorine in that pool, check your levels!!! My eyes...More

Thank Siobhan R
Inverness L, Guest Relations Manager at Inverness Leisure, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2016

Thank you for taking the time to review the facility. We are sorry to hear you did not enjoy your visit and will circulate your feedback to the team. If you wish to check availability of the features ahead of any future visit this information...More

Reviewed 1 April 2016 via mobile

Really good swimming for young kids. Enjoyed the inside / outside pool and the wave machine. Good to have access to this facility as a visiting tourist. Went three times in the week. My 5 year old loved it and it got him keen on...More

Thank Imac68
Inverness L, Guest Relations Manager at Inverness Leisure, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2016

Great to hear you enjoyed your visit and thank you so much for taking the time to review the facility. Hope to see you again at some point in the future!

Reviewed 20 March 2016

Went to cafe with family of 2 adults and 3 kids. Ordered food in queue whilst listening to other customers complaining about how long had to wait. Should have asked for money back then and cancelled order. Went to get table, they were all strewn...More

Thank 87Ljw1
Inverness L, Guest Relations Manager at Inverness Leisure, responded to this reviewResponded 21 March 2016

We are extremely disappointed to read of the situation encountered during your visit, please accept our apology for the standard of service not being that which we endeavour to provide. We would like to discuss your feedback in further depth and would appreciate if you...More

Reviewed 1 March 2016

A nice fun place to go to. It has anything from a badminton court to climbing walls inside. There is also a nice cafe inside to.

Thank ATeam1690
Inverness L, Guest Relations Manager at Inverness Leisure, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2016

Thank you so much for your review, very much appreciated.

Reviewed 22 February 2016

Generally an experience I have no desire to repeat. To start we had to move rubbish and empty food packets from the swimming pool lockers before entering what was probably the coldest swimming pool I have ever been in. My three year old daughter found...More

Thank Sarahjc2016
Inverness L, Guest Relations Manager at Inverness Leisure, responded to this reviewResponded 23 February 2016

Thank you for your feedback Sarah, we are obviously very disappointed to read of your experiences and would like to apologise fully to you and your family for our failure to provide you with an enjoyable visit on this occasion. We are currently experiencing a...More

Reviewed 22 February 2016

I take my child to Inverness leisure centre now and again. So many times the water has been so cold, it is really disappointing that you pay the money and you and your child end up freezing. Sometimes the water temperature is ok but for...More

Thank ephyphany
Inverness L, Guest Relations Manager at Inverness Leisure, responded to this reviewResponded 23 February 2016

Thank you for taking the time to review the facility. We are sorry for the upset caused as a result of the plant issue which has unfortunately resulted in slightly lower than normal water temperatures at times over the past few weeks We have external...More

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jayjay19
Are there any eating places in or near the centre thanks
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Thanks just hit the wrong vote button on my phone
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