Top 5 Squash Courts in London

While you can never rely on the British weather, that’s not an issue for anyone looking to stay active or in need for some competitive game time. We take a look at the high paced sport of squash and recommend our top 5 indoor squash courts.


Finsbury Leisure Centre

Finsbury Leisure Centre is located in West London and is a short walk from Old Street station. It houses four squash courts and rackets are available to hire. If you’re a regular player and want to unleash you’re competitive side, there are leagues available for this. However, if it’s your first time playing squash don’t fret, there are coaches on site to help you improve along the way. The centre has great accessibility, with on site disabled changing rooms, shower rooms and lifts.  The squash court walls are always kept in great condition and 40 mins game time.

Finsbury Leisure Centre Squash Court


Harrow Leisure Centre

If you live or work in North London and fancy a quick game of squash, Harrow Leisure Centre is the place to be. The centre is close to Harrow & Wealdstone station. With five well maintained squash courts and rackets available to hire, there is no shortage of availability. If you’re a regular player but don’t want to commit to a monthly membership, there are options to pay as you play or make a block booking in advance. Did we also mention that the centre has free parking, WiFi and Sky TV!

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Walthamstow Leisure Centre

Walthamstow Leisure Centre is located in North East London and a short walk from Walthamstow station. There are two squash courts and are always in high demand, so book ahead of time to secure your game. There are options to block book that are handy especially if you’re a regular player. The staff are very helpful and maintain the courts to the highest standard. If you’re driving to the centre. there is parking available on site.  Now all that’s left is to get your game face on and grab your racquet, for 45 mins of play!

Top 5 squash courts in London (Walthamstow Leisure Centre)

Waterfront Leisure Centre

The final sports facility on our top 5 list is Waterfront Leisure Centre. Right by the Thames and within walking distance from Woolwich Arsenal (DLR), this outstanding centre is home to 4 squash courts and is a top rated centre in the area. There is free parking and showers available at this facility. If you have children and are trying to squeeze in some time for yourself, there is an on site creche!

Top 5 squash courts in London (Waterfront Leisure Centre)

Vale Farm

Next up is Vale Farm Sports Centre. The centre is situated in the heart of North Wembley and only a short walk from Sudbury Town station. There are 2 squash courts on site all fit with a viewing balcony. It’s no wonder why the squash courts are very popular. Whether you are after a quick lunch time session or an after work session this centre is for you. The centre is fully equipped with changing rooms, lockers, showers and free parking. What’s even better is for 45 mins of play, it’s a fantastic way of breaking a sweat. A very heavy sweat!

Top 5 squash courts in London (Vale Farm Sports Centre)


That’s a wrap! If you fancy a fast paced, sweat dripping and calorie burning game of squash, head over to Playfinder to book your game.


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