We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Hillsborough Leisure Centre

Penistone Road | Hillsborough, Sheffield S6 2AN, England
+44 114 231 2233
Website
Save
Review Highlights
1st class facilities and design, 3rd class organisation

Hillsborough is actually a more fun pool than pond's forge and has two large slides, the blue one... read more

Reviewed 24 February 2018
SheffieldDad
,
Sheffield, United Kingdom
recent member

really pleased overall, gym is clean, although air con not great at times. changing areas are clean... read more

Reviewed 8 February 2018
natsheff
,
Sheffield, United Kingdom
Read all 79 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent17%
  • Very good36%
  • Average17%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible15%
Travellers talk about
LOCATION
Penistone Road | Hillsborough, Sheffield S6 2AN, England
CONTACT
Website
+44 114 231 2233
Write a ReviewReviews (79)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
All reviews
"wave machine"
in 9 reviews
"leisure pool"
in 6 reviews
"well equipped gym"
in 2 reviews
"large slides"
in 2 reviews
"water cannons"
in 2 reviews
"great for young children"
in 2 reviews
"great facilities"
in 2 reviews
"well worth the money"
in 2 reviews
"free parking"
in 2 reviews
"cafe"
in 14 reviews
Filter

1 - 10 of 79 reviews

Reviewed 24 February 2018

Hillsborough is actually a more fun pool than pond's forge and has two large slides, the blue one is flat except for a steep drop at the end, it seems to have been meant for body boards or rings, the black is a fairly gentle...More

6  Thank SheffieldDad
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 8 February 2018

really pleased overall, gym is clean, although air con not great at times. changing areas are clean as are showers but the ladies smell of cooking which isnt great parking can be a nightmare, too many potholes in the back car park staff are friendly...More

Thank natsheff
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

We visit the leisure centre quite regularly as my daughters do various activities there, however we rarely swim as a family. I have to say we were very disappointed recently when we all went. The pool itself is looking old and tired . Tiles around...More

3  Thank Georgiesheff
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
See more reviews
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

the pool itself is showing signs of its age now. it was built in the early 1990's along with the rest of the building. The main issue with hillsborough is that it is filthy. from the reception area to the pool theres dust, cobwebs, litter...More

2  Thank MOK84
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

This leisure pool is definitely for the younger generation. It is fun packed with a baby pool, two fairly large slides and a toddler slide. It is a great and fun day out for the kids with lots to do.

Thank elrichward
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 19 June 2017

Visited here this morning with my partner, our two year old and 7 month old. Although we've been twice previously and the water temperature had been absolutely freezing, we decided to try again today due to the hot weather. I am left feeling really disappointed....More

6  Thank jessicaswfc1992
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

My first time of using it and I must admit it's very good nice swimming pool with a pirate ship and slids kids enjoyed it very much there is a cafe for drinks n food a gym as well n different activities centre too free...More

Thank Josh C
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

This is the Sheffield pool we go to when the kids want a fun swim. It's got a pirate ship with water cannons and a slide plus two larger flumes. A wave machine engages every 30 mins or so. The village change is a bit...More

Thank tthalliday1
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 12 April 2017

The filthiest leisure centre I have been to the swimming changing facilities downstairs are regularly in a filthy state the showers in poor condition and the hairdryers more then half don't work very poor performance for such a big corporation

2  Thank paula h
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We have been several times with our son and granddaughter and always enjoy it, especially with using the LifeCard as it is very reasonable. We went on a busy Sunday morning but still found places where it wasn't as crowded, and the only thing we...More

Thank arcade186364
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 52 hotels in Sheffield
The Garrison Hotel
560 reviews
.72 km away
Hillsborough Hotel
95 reviews
1.52 km away
Hampton By Hilton Sheffield
1,529 reviews
3.04 km away
Etruria House Hotel
61 reviews
3.16 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Panorama Restaurant
224 reviews
.41 km away
Two States
179 reviews
.63 km away
Sette Colli
195 reviews
.53 km away
Buttercup
45 reviews
.70 km away
Nearby Attractions
Owlerton Greyhound Stadium
540 reviews
.41 km away
Hillsborough Park
42 reviews
.82 km away
Hillsborough Stadium
130 reviews
.73 km away
Cupola Gallery
15 reviews
.61 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Heath W
10 February 2018|
Answer
Response from natsheff | Reviewed this property |
You have to tell them at reception if ur going to be longer than two hours then it's free
0
Votes