Activities at Manningtree Sports Centre

For further information and booking please phone Manningtree Sports centre on 01255 393003 or see below

How to book online

Contact your local sports facility and register for online booking. You will then be given your log in details which will enable you to book and pay online.

Book online

If you need to cancel, please do so with 1 hours notice in advance to avoid a charge. In the event that is not possible due to exceptional circumstances, please telephone your local sports facility who will cancel it with no charge (this cannot be done online after 1 hours without incurring a charge).

Use this link for information on Memberships and Prices

Opening times and directions can be found on the Manningtree Sports Centre homepage.

Pay & Play at Manningtree Sports Centre

Book online

Badminton, Short Tennis, Table Tennis, Basketball, 5 v 5 Football

Level 1  £3.00    Level 2  £2.25     Level 3  £1.50

Opening times

Monday to Friday 4.30pm to 8:30pm

Saturday 10am to 3pm

Sunday 10am to 3pm

These are our core times but we offer extended availability on all days, this is subject to bookings. Please contact the centre for more information.

Aerobics Classes

Level 1  £5.50    Level 2  £4.15     Level 3  £2.75


Parties at Manningtree Sports Centre

You can choose from four party options:

  • Roller Disco £100.00
  • Bouncy Castle & Soft Play £100.00
  • Football Party £90.00
  • Climbing wall £80.00

All parties are 2 hours. 1 hour 15 minutes of your chosen activity supervised by qualified staff, followed by 45 minutes for your own cold food. Tables, benches and table cloths will be set up for you.

Please contact Manningtree Sports Centre on 01206 393003 for further information.

Gym at Manningtree Sports Centre

Lady using weights

Please note our gym is currently undergoing maintenance to comply with health and safety regulations. Please call up for more information


Induction £15.00

Price per session     Level 1  £4.00      Level 2  £3.00      Level 3  £1.70

Once you've had your induction, there's no need to book, just turn up and pay!

Opening Times

Opening times can be found on the Manningtree Sports Centre homepage.

For more information contact 01206 393003

Fitness suite

The fitness suite remains closed at present

Fully air conditioned with 19 varied stations.


Cardio machines being the best way to have a workout for the entire body and great for weight loss.


Fixed weight machines designed to work all muscle groups. Plus a free weights area.

Fully Qualified Staff

Our qualified and experienced staff will guide and assist to ensure safe and effective exercise programmes are offered at your induction. (all new customers are required to have an induction, however exceptions may apply.)

Why not check out our other gyms in the district!

Clacton Leisure Centre

Brightlingsea Sports centre

Dovercourt Bay Lifestyles

Courses at Manningtree Sports Centre

Please note courses are currently on a phased return due to Covid. Please call for the latest news and start up dates.

Junior Netball

Tuesday 5.30pm to 6.30pm

Ages 8 years to 14 years

*Kung Fu (5+)

Monday 6.30 to 8pm


Monday 4.30 to 5.30pm (5 to 6 years) and 5.30 to 6.30pm (7 to 8 years)

Friday 5.30 to 6.30pm ( 8 to 10 years) and 6.30 to 7.30pm ( 11 to 15 years)

Wall Climbing (8 to 13 years)

Friday 5pm to 6pm and 6pm to 7pm


Saturdays - Beginners 10 to 11.00am; Developers 11am to 12noon; Improvers 12 to 1pm

Roller Hockey* (7+)

Sunday - 5pm to 8.30pm


* all courses marked with * are payable directly to the club.

All other courses are payable to us in advance each half term.  Courses vary in length and will be reflected in the individual costs, so please verify the price of a course by contacting the centre on 01206 393003.

Aerobics at Manningtree Sports Centre

Opening times

Monday to Friday - 4.30pm to 8.30pm (last entry 7.30pm)

Saturday - 10am to 3pm (last entry 2pm)

Sunday - 10am to 3pm (last entry 2pm)

Manningtree Sports Centre is a joint use centre with Manningtree High School. Therefore opening hours may vary during school holidays and it is advisable to ring 01206 393003 to check.

Current Classes

HllT - Tuesdays 7.15pm - 8pm

Upper body blast - Wednesdays 6.30pm - 7:15pm

Pilates - Wednesdays - 7.30pm - 8.30pm

Lower body and core - Thursdays 7pm - 7.45pm

HllT - Sunday 5.30pm - 6.15pm

Please call the centre on 01206 393003 for details and booking.

View the up to date timetable below or download the gymjam app (iPhone only) which will show any up to date changes such as class cancellations.


For above aerobic classes

Level 1   £5.50         Level 2   £4.15        Level 3   £2.75

Booking a Class

Book your class in advance to avoid disappointment as classes have a maximum number. This will then allow us to contact you before you set out if classes are changed or cancelled.

Book Online

Cancelling a Class

1 hours notice is required to cancel a pre-booked class otherwise a charge will be incurred.

Please note, sometimes our phone lines get very busy due to the high volume of calls, and therefore the option to cancel your class online is available.  If you choose this option you will need to bring your confirmation email to reception on your next visit and will then be reimbursed with another class.

Existing Injuries or Conditions

Please inform your instructor if you have any existing injuries or conditions prior to the class commencing.


Why not try Aerobic Classes in some of our other Leisure Centres!

Clacton Leisure Centre

Dovercourt Bay Lifestyles

Brightlingsea Sports Centre


Why not take a look at what our other centres have to offer!

Clacton Leisure Centre

Dovercourt Bay Lifestyles

Harwich Sports Centre

Brightlingsea Sports Centre

Walton-on-the-Naze Lifestyles

Last updated on: 17/09/2020 - 15:32