Spectrum Ice - The Coolest Place to have Fun!

Guildford Spectrum houses an Olympic sized ice rink which is used by thousands of people each week. Whether you are an experienced ice dancer or a wannabe Flames player, Spectrum Ice is available all year round for you!

To guarantee your session please book your ice skating session for the weekend and school holidays in advance online. It's the best way to avoid disappointment and long waits. Ice Skating tickets for peak sessions can be bought in advance online by clicking here 

Fun Penguins and Snowmen!
"Penguins and Snowmen"" are available to hire on the day on a first-come, first-served basis. Please be advised we have a limited number available and they are hired in 30 minute sessions (subject to availability).  At peak times the penguins/snowmen are very popular with our younger visitors. Please click here for further details

We recommend that children wear a helmet whilst on the ice. Adults can also wear helmets but they are available on a first come, first served basis. We don't have enough for every skater. Therefore if you have a cycle helmet with a chin strap bring that with you.

Skate Hire
Please note that our ice skates available from Skate Hire range from a child size 6 to an adult size 14. 

Wheelchairs on the Ice
Spectrum Ice offers the opportunity for people with special needs and/or disabilities to access the ice rink via their wheelchairs. On the public skating sessions, accompanying carers skate for free and an adult entry ticket is charged, for those of concessionary status a reduced rate is available during off peak times. 

Simply Skate
Sessions are on Tuesday (figure & rental skates only) and Wednesday evenings and are a relaxing skate with music. Also on Tuesday evenings there is a 15 minute dance interval at 9.15pm.

Retro Skate

Thursday evenings is a session with a DJ who plays classic hits and special requests; 80's, 90's and 00's  

Ice Xtreme & 2Xtreme
Ice Xtreme is the Ultimate Ice Disco, with great DJs, great music and prize giveaways  Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights. Click here for more informationPlease note that Figure and Ice Hockey Skates are permitted at these sessions. 

Ice Skating Safety
Click here for information on ice skating safety. Speed Skates are not permitted during public sessions.

SkateChek Ice Retail Shop
For the ice skating shop opening hours please click here

Skate Grinding 
Hockey skates can be sharpened at anytime, subject to staff availability. Figure skates can be left at any time and they will be sharpened within 48 hours. For more information about skate grinding please speak to a member of the ice team at skate hire or in skatecheck (the skate shop). Please pay for skate grinding at main reception.    

Ice School Programme

Whether you are a complete beginner or want to improve your skills - we've got a course to suit you.

Please click here for information on adults, children or hockey courses

1:1 Ice Skating lessons

These sessions provide children/adults with individual attention and a faster learning rate. They can focus on either specific skating skills / technique or follow the relevant levels in the NISA Level Plan.

Guildford Flames Ice Hockey Club

Spectrum is home to the Premier Cup and League Champions 2011-2013, The Guildford Flames. 

Playing from September to April, a Flames match is action-packed, full of drama and an exciting night out for the family. For more information on the team, call the Flames office on (01483) 452244 or visit the Flames website.

Click here to visit the online box office to purchase hockey game tickets