Welcome to King Alfred Leisure Centre
operated by Freedom Leisure on behalf of Brighton & Hove City Council
Get active with our DECEMBER gym membership deals!
- Access to all 7 Brighton and Hove Sites
- Access to the 3 city pools
- 5 included 1-2-1 Fitness Coaching Sessions
- Use of all steam rooms and saunas
- Access to 100+ classes every week across the city
- Access to athletics facilities across the city
- Free or discounted use of sports courts and pitches
- Members can book 2 weeks in advance
- Free parking at selected sites
- Access to all 7 or our Brighton and Hove Sites
- Personalised fitness programme
- Access to 3 swimming pools
- 5 1-2-1 Fitness Coaching Sessions
- Booking 14 days in advance
- 100+ weekly Group Exercise Classes
- Discounts on court and pitch bookings
- Discounts from local partners in Brighton and Hove
- Discounted Student Rate
Class Only Membership
- Book 14 days in advance
- Unlimited classes
- Les Mills programme
- Includes Aqua Fit
Christmas Opening Hours
Please check out special hours for the holiday period
New Evening and Weekends Classes
Evening classes starting from 30th October and new Sunday class from 5th November!
Get involved with activities in your community
We want to support the health of the nation enabling people to live longer, happier and healthier lives.
As a not-for-profit charitable leisure trust, supporting individuals and communities to be more active and healthier is at the heart of everything we do. We believe in ‘health at all ages’; we want the local communities we serve to have fun, feel welcome, included and empowered to live healthy lives.
We have a range of activities specifically designed for different groups, these include SEND, 50+, LGBTQ+ and women.
To find out more please get in touch with us today!
Frequently Asked Questions
There is a pay and display carpark right next to the King Alfred. You can pay via the app
We have a wide range of memberships tailored to suit your needs and circumstances. Either pop in or jump on our memberships page to see a selection of what we have to offer
Yes. We run a fantastic junior swim school programme and a fabulous adult swim school programme. Swimming is a fundamental life skill that everyone should have the opportunity to develop and help them stay safe near the water.
Yes! We have a lovely in house cafe called Park & Mist which offers a range of smoothies, hot drinks, sandwiches and snacks
Yes! Sessions are Fridays 9:30-13:00 and Tuesdays 9:30 - 12:30
The main pool swimming ranges from a depth of 1.2 at the shallow end to 2.5m at the deep end. The teaching pool ranges from 0.9m to 1.2m.
The six lane pool is 25 metres long.
Freedom Leisure has three swimming pools across Brighton and Hove.
- Prince Regent Swimming Complex - Church Street, Brighton, BN1 1YA
- King Alfred Leisure Centre - Kingsway, Hove | Brighton, BN3 2WW
- St Luke’s Swimming Pool - St Luke's Terrace, Brighton, BN2 9ZE
By Bus: 17 / 1A / 6 / 700 all stop at King Alfred Leisure Centre
By Train: The nearest train station is Portslade which is a 21 min walk from King Alfred Leisure Centre
By car: Follow the A23 to Church Street, take Lansdowne Rd to Kingsway/A259 in Hove. King Alfred is located on the seafront.
Not found what you need?
If you need help with anything, please visit our help centre or get in touch!
What our existing customers say about us
My kids love the pool at King Alfred, both learned to swim here after COVID. The teachers are great at building kids confidence in the water.
I love the range of classes at KA. Now that I am working from home it's great to be able to pop in for a cheeky lunchtime work out too!.
How do we go the extra mile at Freedom?
We care about our communities and their health
We have a dedicated team of professionals whose primary aim is to improve the health of the communities we serve.
We are not-for-profit
We reinvest any surplus we make, back into your local community leisure service
We improve lives through leisure
You will be welcomed into a value for money, fun and safe environment to help you improve your life through leisure.
How To Find Us & Parking
Travelling to our centre is easy, and there are many different public transport options available to help you get here! We are positioned along the Hove Seafront.
We are hiring! Come and join the team
The leisure services we operate are highly valued and make a real difference to peoples' health and wellbeing on a very local level. Working for Freedom Leisure allows you to play a very positive, local role, improving lives through leisure and making a genuine difference in your community.