Brixton Recreation Centre

Brixton Recreation Centre (Brixton Rec) is a vibrant, family-friendly venue with a vast range of facilities situated over 6 floors, complete with swimming pool, multiple gyms, fitness studios, squash courts and multi-use sports halls.

Brixton Recreation Centre is currently managed by Lambeth Council under our Active Lambeth brand. To book swimming lessons, gym and other facilities or to find out more, visit Active Lambeth



27 Brixton Station Road
London SW9 8QQ
United Kingdom


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Venue notes

The following facilities are available at this centre:

  • Swimming pool - 25 metres
  • Teaching swimming pool
  • Sports hall - 8 badminton courts
  • Squash courts - 5 courts
  • Climbing wall
  • Dance studios
  • Indoor bowls area
  • Fitness gym
  • Programmable fitness gym - with specially adapted equipment for disabled users
  • Indoor football pitch
  • Sauna and steam rooms - single gender sessions available
  • Social and meeting rooms
  • Changing rooms
  • Family play zone - soft play, agility course, climbing wall and karaoke
  • Fitness area for under 16s