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St Albans is a short way outside of North West London. Badminton is a very popular sport in this part of Hertfordshire and there are lots of top quality courts available for hire in St Albans. There is a good selection of gyms that can be hired for one-off sessions or longer term contracts. Anyone that works or lives near to St Albans is able to enjoy an excellent selection of football pitches that can be hired with MyLocalPitch. St Albans has lots of 5-a-side and 7-a-side football pitches for hire that are a mix of sand-based astroturf, 3G and grass surfaces. Floodlights at these football venues mean football lovers can play throughout the year. As St Albans is a little outside of London there is a good selection of full size or 11-a-side pitches that can be booked. These are both grass and artificial to allow for play when the weather deteriorates in the winter months.

Abbey View Golf Course

Not only is there a nine-hole golf course at Abbey View, but there is also tennis, football, basketball, netball and athletics facilities that can be booked. Basketball, tennis and netball are all played on the macadam surface with varying prices. There are changing rooms on site for all visitors. Abbey View Golf Course has free parking and floodlights ensuring play all year around. The grass football pitches are floodlit which makes them perfect for league teams looking for somewhere to play their matches.

Additional information for St Albans residents

St Albans City and District Council - Sports and Physical Activity

There are a wide range of sporting activities and facilities on offer across St Albans and the council plays an important role in supporting the sporting community. They encourage participating in sports and exercising on a regular basis and with so many sports pitches and courts available to hire there really is something for everyone. Various sports clubs are also listed for those looking to join and ensure regular sessions of competitive sport.


A proud partner of MyLocalPitch, 1Life operate many leisure centres across St Albans and have a wide range of impeccable facilities for a number of different sports. They play a vital role in assisting the sporting community in St Albans and the surrounding areas. Ranging from gyms and swimming pools to football pitches and tennis courts, the dedicated and friendly staff at 1Life will do everything to make your sporting life easy.

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