Xcel Leisure Complex and synthetic turf pitch

Coronavirus (COVID-19) - Xcel Leisure Complex open

The Elmbridge Xcel Leisure Complex is now open. Places Leisure, who manage Xcel on behalf of the council, have put measures in place to keep everybody safe when visiting the centre to exercise and swim. They are constantly reviewing their guidance and policies as the situation progresses and will continue to review their approach in line with the government guidance.

For further information, please make sure you read the FAQs before you visit.

All sessions need to be pre-booked. Members can book for sessions up to 14 days in advance. If you are not already registered, please make sure you register for online booking now.


The Xcel Leisure Complex is managed by Places Leisure in partnership with us at Elmbridge Borough Council. 

Xcel offers: 

  • 25-metre, 8-lane competition swimming pool

  • 20-metre teaching pool with spectator viewing

  • 12.5 metre high climbing wall for adults and children from 4 years

  • 8 court sports hall (providing badminton, netball, basketball, volleyball, 5-a-side football and cricket nets).

  • 3 glass backed squash courts

  • 2 multi-purpose studios

  • health and fitness suite with 120 stations

  • permanent 3-storey children's soft play area

  • crèche for children aged 6 months to 5 years

  • café

Useful information

For information on swimming, workout classes, membership and opening hours, please visit the Xcel Leisure Complex website

Travel to Xcel: bus/bike loyalty scheme  

Xcel main prices 

View the Xcel full price list for all activities.

Free swimming for under 8s

Under 8s swim for free when accompanied by a paying adult. You can register online for under 8s swimming to join the free scheme.

For information about swimming lessons, contact the Swimming Co-ordinator on 01932 260311.

You might want to visit the Hurst Pool web page to find an alternative swimming pool.

Xcel 3 synthetic turf pitch

  • full size floodlit pitch

  • can be divided into thirds for five-a-side/nine-a-side games

  • four-changing room pavilion, situated adjacent to the pitch.

  • available for hire for:

    • league, casual five-a-side or pre-season friendly games

    • match rate and casual pay and play rate available

    • birthday parties, business and private hiring

    • for prices, please see the sports pitch hire page

For more information, download the Xcel 3 synthetic turf pitch brochure.


To enquire about hiring fees or to book Xcel facilities, please contact the Xcel Leisure Complex on 01932 260300 for the current hiring rates and availability. You can also check on pitch availability and make a booking online.

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Further information

For further information, please contact the Xcel Leisure Complex on 01932 260300 or visit the Xcel website.

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