Sun Lane Swimming Pool - Wakefield

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Sun Lane Swimming Pool - Wakefield
Sun Lane Leisure is a Changing Places facility

These facilities are for people with profound and multiple learning disabilities, as well as other serious impairments including spinal injuries or acquired brain injury.

Features include:

    Height adjustable adult-sized changing benches
    A tracking hoist system,
    Space for the user and up to two carers
    Centrally placed toilet and screens for extra privacy
    With a lift to the second floor and the gym so all floors are accessible
    Accessible changing
    Level access and hoists into both pools

This changing facility will be available for anyone visiting the city.
Pool parties

Sun Lane Leisure now hosts parties in the studio pool. The pool is available on Saturdays 4 - 5pm and on Sundays 3:30 - 4:30pm, 4.45 - 5.45pm.


    Music system
    Private changing areas
    Adjustable pool depth

Pay and play

Sun Lane Leisure are in line with the Councils Sport and Active Lifestyles Pay and play pricing structure. This means consistency in pricing across all sites.
Key Activities    Type    Price    Activate Rate
Public Swimming    Session / Adult    £4.30    £3.50
?    Session / Junior    £2.40    ?
Fitness Class - 60 mins    Session    £5.10    £4.30
Fitness Class - 45 mins    Session    £4.30    £3.40
Fitness Class - 30 mins    Session    £3.40    ?
Gym Session    Session    £5.10    ?
Gym Induction    One off charge    £12.80    £10.80

Monday - Friday    6.30am - 9.45pm
Saturday    8.30am - 5.30pm
?Sunday    ?8.30am - 3pm


There are a number of disabled parking spaces attached directly to Sun Lane Leisure and there are a number of other short stay and long stay options for parking when using Sun Lane Leisure.

All in the city centre and only a few minutes' walk from Sun Lane.
Leisure card and health and fitness membership

Get fit and healthy, stay active and save money with an Activate Leisure Card

Aspire health and fitness membership

Sun Lane Leisure, part of both the Aspire Membership and Activate card schemes, is an inspirational venue for the district that will allow Wakefield district residents to swim, get fit and stay active in a purpose built, modern facility that will:

    Contribute to the health and wellbeing of residents
    Provide a positive user experience
    Encourage and inspire residents to use the Council's leisure facilities more often

Sun Lane Leisure facilities include:

    A six lane 25m pool with adjustable depth
    A 13m x 7m studio pool with adjustable depth
    A 100 station fitness suite
    A multi-use activity studio
    A health suite with steam room and sauna
    130 capacity spectator viewing area
    Local parking is available