Welcome to Portobello
It’s easy to get here via road, public transport, foot or bicycle, with a network of local cycle paths connecting Portobello to the city centre and beyond. We’re also proud to run a successful swim coaching programme. Read more about this here.
No need to book for lane and casual swimming from Mon 15th Aug
There's more changes coming to our lane and casual swim sessions. From 15th August:
- you won't have to book for any casual or lane swims, simply drop in
- you won't be restricted to an hour in the pool (dependant on pool opening hours)
- families can drop in for a Family Casual Swim
Book an Activity
Whether you are a member, have an Edinburgh Leisure discount card or a Pay as You Go account, you'll be able to access and enjoy all the activities available at Portobello Swim Centre. Any problems see our step by step guide to booking classes.
Become a Member
Summer Holiday Activities for the kids
Whether you are looking for week long 9am - 5pm holiday clubs, with early drop off from 8am and late pick up until 6pm, or just to keep the kids active and learn a new skill for a few hours each day, we have you covered. Take a look here to find out more or book now!