Leisure concession and memberships

Memberships

A range of affordable membership options are available to residents at the three Better leisure centres; Lillie Road fitness centre, Hammersmith fitness & squash centre, Phoenix fitness centre & Janet Adegoke swimming pool. They include rates for single activities; gym only, swim only, racquet sports only, fitness class only; or more comprehensive memberships that include multiple activities. Children aged 11 to 15 years can purchase junior memberships which will allow access to the gym at specific times.

Please visit Better: The Feel Good Place website for more information

Qualifying for a concession 

Concession rates of up to 50% discount are available for activities at the local leisure centres to Hammersmith & Fulham residents who meet the eligibility criteria below. Residents must prove they meet one of the following using appropriate documents when buying the appropriate card (for more information on how to prove eligibility contact one of the Better leisure centres; Lillie Road Fitness Centre, Hammersmith Fitness & Squash Centre, Phoenix Fitness Centre & Janet Adegoke Pool).

To be eligible you need to be a resident of Hammersmith and Fulham, and able to prove one of the following:

  • you are aged over 60 years of age
  • you are in receipt of one of the following; carer's allowance, housing benefit, job seekers allowance, or working family tax credit
  • you are registered disabled
  • you are a full time student living or studying in the borough.

LBHF concession 'pay and play' card

This is ideal for the occasional user that qualifies for a concession who can attend the 4 leisure centres for varying discounted rates depending on the time of day and the centre being visited. To get this card eligible residents pay an annual fee of £3.35 and then pay a discounted rate for the activity on each visit (a guide to the prices of individual activity is summarised in the table below).

Purchase of this card does include discounted access to the community facilities (swimming pool and gym) at Fulham Pools.

Prices of individual activity can be found below or for more information visit our Fulham Pools page. The appropriate card must be taken and shown to reception when paying.

The 'pay and play' card can only be purchased at one of the three Better leisure centres, Phoenix Fitness Centre & Janet Adegoke Pool, Lillie Road Fitness Centre or Hammersmith Fitness Centre.

Better Concession pre-paid membership (direct debit)

Better offer their own concession pre-paid membership which may be suitable for some customers. It can give free access to the Better leisure centres (not Fulham Pools) at certain times during the week. Please discuss this option with one of the Better staff in the centre.

For more information about prices contact one of the three Better leisure centres: Phoenix Fitness Centre, Lillie Road Fitness Centre or Hammersmith Fitness Centre.

The prices below can vary. For the most up to date information contact your local centre.

Group exercise prices
Location LBHF Concession Pay and Play Card Better Concession prepaid membership Better gym only membership Better swim only membership
Better centres £3.10 (off-peak) Free (off-peak) £3 £5.85
Gym prices
Location LBHF Concession Pay and Play Card Better Concession prepaid membership Better gym only membership Better swim only membership
Better centres £3.10 (off-peak) Free (off-peak) £3 £5.85
Fulham Pools £2.55 (off-peak) and £4.45 (peak) £2.55 (off-peak) and £4.45 (peak) - £3 (off-peak)
Swimming prices
Location LBHF Concession Pay and Play Card Better Concession prepaid membership Better gym only membership Better swim only membership
Phoenix Fitness Centre and Janet Adegoke Swimming Pool £1.65 Free (off-peak) £3 Free
Fulham Pools £1.40 £1.40 - £1.80

Opening times

Please see the Better leisure centre websites for more information about opening hours, peak and off-peak times as this is different at each centre. There is no last entry policy. The only rule is that you have to leave the gym by the end of your chosen session. If you wish to stay beyond the off-peak times you have to pay the peak price for the activity.

For the Fulham Pools peak and off-peak times visit our Fulham Pools page.

Leisure centre locations

Hammersmith Fitness & Squash Centre website - run by Better
Chalk Hill Road, Hammersmith
London W6 8DW

020 8741 8028

Lillie Road Fitness Centre website - run by Better
Lillie Road, Fulham
London SW6 7PH

020 7381 2183

Phoenix Fitness Centre & Janet Adegoke Swimming Pool website - run by Better
Bloemfontein Road, Shepherds Bush
London W12 7DB

020 8735 4900

Fulham Pools page (not a Better leisure centre)
Normand Park, Lillie Road
London SW6 7ST

020 3603 7905

You cannot get a concession card at Fulham Pools, this must be obtained at the other three centres.

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