Enjoy a swim in the pools in Orpington at Walnuts Leisure Centre

Our pools are open for lane swimming, family splash and lessons. Book online and via our app.

See our pool timetable here

Our swimming pool at Walnuts Leisure Centre has something for everyone

At The Walnuts we have a six-lane, 33-metre swimming pool and a 12.8m x 6m training pool—ideal for children, classes and disabled access. Our poolside changing rooms are modern and offer full disabled access.

Our widely commended Learn to Swim programme has helped thousands of children and adults learn to swim, improve their technique or just become more confident in the water. As well as lessons, we also have a range of pool activities for all ages and abilities. From SwimFit and AquaFit to Family Splash and Disney sessions. 

If your child loves swimming, why not book a pool party for their next birthday? You can book exclusive use of the Commando Run inflatable, too.

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Make a splash in our Bromley swimming pools

Our swimming pools in Bromley are there so everyone can benefit from swimming, no matter what your age or ability. As well as being a good form of cardio exercise, there are various health benefits associated with swimming. Enjoying a regular swim will help to reduce your risk of disease and stress levels and offers a safe way to exercise during pregnancy too. Combining a swim with a gym workout is the ultimate way to get fit and stay healthy.

Book swimming today

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Learn to Swim

We're helping everyone to stay safe and have fun in the water. We've developed our Swim England accredited swimming lesson programme around you and your children. It’s a fantastic experience that opens up new possibilities for everyone - whether it's starting on the swimming lesson journey, improving technique or getting more comfortable in the water. We offer structured and progressive coaching with qualified swimming instructors. We follow the Swim England Learn to Swim Programme, and our swimmers’ progress is continually assessed. For every stage or course you complete, you'll receive a certificate and badge to acknowledge your achievement.

Other Facilities & Activities
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Exercise Classes

A wide range of group exercises classes every week aimed at multiple ages, fitness levels and abilities.

Book online

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With equipment for all abilities, our gyms have everything you need to succeed.

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Soft Play Centre

Jump in the ball pit or play on the slides in our Buzz Zone.

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Squash Courts

Enjoy a fast-paced game of squash for beginners or experts.

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Sports Hall

Multi-sports and activities for all ages and abilities.

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Swimming Lessons

Our accredited Learn to Swim programme for all ages and abilities.

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Group Cycle Studio

A great workout space for the spinner within you.

Book online

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Treatment Rooms

Rooms dedicated to physiotherapy or beauty.

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A nursery where babies and young children are cared for during the working day.

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On the go? Grab a coffee and a snack at our café.

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Children's Parties

Perfect parties, without the worry. Celebrate in style!

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Martial Arts

Learn and practice everything from Capoeira, Judo, Jujitsu, Karate to Taekwondo.