Great Dunmow Leisure Centre

The Great Dunmow Leisure Centre is adjacent to Helena Romanes School.


Updates on our service due to Coronavirus

Following the announcement of the government's roadmap, Lord Butler Leisure Centre, Great Dunmow Leisure Centre and Mountfitchet Romeera Leisure Centre will reopen on Monday 12 April 2021. The gyms at all three centres will be reopen, and indoor virtual group exercise and outdoor group exercise classes will be taking place. The pools at Lord Butler Leisure Centre and Great Dunmow Leisure Centre will also reopen. 1Life have communicated directly to members via email with information regarding memberships, and bookings are now open.

For further details, please check the 1Life page for each centre:

Lord Butler Leisure Centre
Great Dunmow Leisure Centre
Mountfitchet Romeera Leisure Centre


Parsonage Downs
Great Dunmow
Telephone: 01371 878690
Website: 1Life

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Opening hours

Monday - Friday  6.00 - 22.00
Saturday 07:00 - 18:00
Sunday 07:00 - 19:00
Bank holidays 09:00 - 18:00

Great Dunmow Leisure Centre gymAbout the Great Dunmow Leisure Centre

Located in Great Dunmow, your local leisure centre offers something for everyone. With a range of different activities we are confident that we have the right activity for you! Whether you are older or younger, new to exercise and physical activity or a keen fitness enthusiast the dedicated fitness team can advise you on the most appropriate activity to suit you and your lifestyle.

Great Dunmow Leisure Centre offers a wide range of recreational and sports facilities in a fresh, modern and welcoming environment. The centre is an Uttlesford Leisure Ltd facility managed by 1Life.


Group exercise

We run a busy schedule of over 30 group exercise classes every week at our studio at Great Dunmow Leisure Centre, Essex. These include a mixture of Aerobic, Body Conditioning and Calm classes.

Check class descriptions, open timetable and book classes online below.
To book a class online, you must first register free for a 1Life card or be a current member.

You can also book by telephone on: 01371 878690

Book an exercise class


The 25 metre pool is convenient for lane swimming or a relaxing cool down. The Children's splash sessions run at the weekend are an excellent introduction to the fun of swimming for the whole family. Swimming lessons are available for all ages in our ever expanding 'Swim School'.

Book a swimming class

Other facilities

We offer a wide range of recreational and sports facilities for all ages.

Great Dunmow Leisure Centre - Price List 2021


Additional information

► Lord Butler Leisure Centre Saffron Walden

 Mountfitchet Romeera Leisure Centre Stansted