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Arc Leisure Matlock

Please note: On Saturday 28th November the pool will be open until 11:30 for Public Swimming and 12:00 for children's Swimming Lessons. (unfortunately Bronze Academy will not be taking place). On Sunday 29th November there will be no Public Swimming sessions. The Fitness Suite and Sports Hall will be open as normal. This is due to the British Water Polo League taking place.

Check out the Black Friday offers at our leisure centres!

Opening times

Please check the pool timetables to find out when public swimming sessions are available. Our Fitness Suite opening times are also available for viewing.

Key features

  • 8 lane, 25 metre regional competition standard swimming pool with movable floor and tiered spectator seating.
  • 50 station, cutting-edge fitness suite
  • Teaching pool and toddler splash pad
  • Regional standard badminton courts
  • First-class spaces for: fitness classes, indoor hockey, basketball, volleyball, five-a-side football, netball, gymnastics, dance classes, parties
  • Refurbished outdoor football pitches
  • Meeting rooms and more 

Learn to Swim

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We are always happy to take bookings for new pupils for swimming lessons, don't worry if you've missed the start of the term as we are happy for you to book for the remaining weeks where there is availability, please contact Arc Leisure Matlock.

With its 8-lane, regional competition standard pool and smaller teaching pool and toddler splash pad, Arc Leisure Matlock will be a fantastic place to learn to swim and to improve your swimming skills whether you are a child or an adult. Our children's swimming lessons follow the Amateur Swimming Association National Teaching Plan, which take children on a journey from their first splash right through to developing their swimming skills to become confident, competent and safe in the water.


Arc Leisure Matlock has its own car park facility were the first 2 hours are free. Our standard parking charges apply after the 2 hour period. There is also a drop-off point, disabled and coach parking.

Transport to Arc Leisure Matlock

Arc Leisure Matlock is situated a short walk from the A6, Bakewell Road. Trent Barton's 6.1 and Transpeak bus services and TM Travel's 214 and 110 bus services all stop on Bakewell Road; to find out more and up to date public transport information visit the Traveline website.

For those with mobility problems, Community Transport in Derbyshire offers a door to door transport service for elderly and disabled people; fares apply.

Online Booking

Fitness Freedom Members can now book classes and facilities online. See our online booking page for more information.

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Arc Leisure Matlock

Bakewell Road
Tel: 01629 581 322
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