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Sports and Leisure


Please check ahead to see if any of the following suggestions have altered their operations due to the Covid-19 Pandemic.

Leisure Centre

Lewes Leisure centre offers a variety of sports facilities including  swimming,

a gym, sports courts and classes.

open until 10pm.

Mountfield Road, Lewes, BN7 2XG

Pells Pool

This pool in Lewes is the oldest outdoor swimming pool in the

country, and on a sunny summer day offers a refreshing swim with 

lawned relaxation areas.  

Brook street, Lewes, BN7 2BA

Saltdean Lido

Saltdean Lido boasts an art deco pool and sun bathing lawns

Saltdean Park Raod, Saltdean, BN2 8SP

Barcombe Mills

This is a popular spot for wild swimming in a gently flowing section of the River Ouse.


Swanborough Fishing Lakes

Adjacent to our lodges and consists of three lakes with a stock of carp, tench, bream and roach, with carp up to 37lb. For more details ask at reception, cost £15 per person per day. 

For info on our fishing tuition packages please click here

Sea Fishing

Charter boats run out of nearby Newhaven, but availability at short notice is extremely limited.


Lewes Golf Club

A stunning 6500 yard course with stunning views back to Swanborough Lodges and the Ouse Valley. Chapel Hill, Lewes, BN7 2BB


Hamsey Riding School 

Riding lessons and hacks on the downs 

Lewes, 07735 006169. 

Para Gliding and Hang Gliding

Fly Sussex 

Paragliding lessons from various sites around Sussex including Swanborough,

depending on wind direction.  

01273 858170

Water Sports

Brighton Waterpsorts

Located on the main seafront in Brighton.

 Brighton Watersports offers hire of Kayaks and Paddleboards, as well as lessons on both. 

Kings Road, Brighton, BN1 1NB 

01273 323160

Lagoon Watersports

Located in Brighton Marina and Hove Lagoon.

Lagoon Watersports offer trips and lessons on a variety of craft from jetskis to powerboats and yachts, as well as wake boarding and sailing in nearby Hove Lagoon. 

01273 424842

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