Facility hire

We have different facilities that can be hired for sport and business use.

Sports hall
Ards Leisure Centre has a multi purpose sports hall that can be hired for a wide variety of activities and events.  The hall has 6 courts and is marked out for badminton, 5-a-side football, netball, volleyball and basketball. The floor can be matted for activities such as martial arts.  The hall size is 832m² and can seat up to 1,200 people for a concert.  It is also suitable for exhibitions and shows.

Outdoor pitch
An astro turf pitch is adjacent to the leisure centre.  The pitch can be used for hockey and football throughout the year. Changing rooms are available for team changing. The pitch has floodlights.

Sports deck
The sports deck is used primarily for classes.  It provides 246m² of space, seating up to 220 theatre style.  A bright room with natural lighting, it's an excellent venue for exhibitions, conferences and shows.

Function room 1
Situated off the main reception area it has its own small kitchen and is close to Champions Sports Cafe and toilets.  The size is is 50m².
Function room 2
Situated at the back of the centre overlooking the outdoor pitch.  Toilets are close by.  The size is 44m².
Club room
The ideal room for small business meetings or interviews.  The room is 10m².

Price list

Swimming pools  
Gala pool £54 per hour
Gala pool for gala use £96 per hour
Minor pool £44 per hour
Minor pool with lifeguard £50 per hour
Minor pool with canoes* £52 per hour
Paddling pool £48 per hour
Main Hall (can be hired for 5-a-side football, netball, basketball and volleyball)  
Badminton court (1/6 of hall) £9.50 per hour
2/3 of hall £38 per hour
Whole hall £60 per hour
Trampoline (including court hire)* £30 per hour
Matted court (including court hire) £25 per hour
Function room 1 £19 per hour (includes kitchen)
Function room 2 £16 per hour
Club room £11 per hour
Whacky Whizz-Ards £50 per hour
Large bouncy castle £40 per hour
Small bouncy castle £32/£29 per hour
Outdoor pitch hire  
Full pitch for adult use £52.50 per hour (£63 with floodlights)
Half pitch for adult use £27 per hour (£31.50 with floodlights)
Full pitch for junior use £27 per hour (£31.50 with floodlights)
Half pitch for junior use £15 per hour (£17.50 with floodlights)

* A qualified coach must be supplied

To make a booking contact the centre on 028 9181 2837 or email ardslc@ardsandnorthdown.gov.uk