North Norfolk’s Best Leisure Centre – The Reef Sheringham

The Reef Sheringham - Large Pool

Whether you are seeking somewhere to keep fit, relax or to engage in some family friendly activities then the Reef Sheringham Leisure Centre should be added to your holiday itinerary.

With our luxury North Norfolk holiday cottages, we are committed to ensuring that your stay is exceptional. Our dedicated team is always happy to provide you with valuable recommendations to help enhance your experience. Just over a 10 minute drive, or a 30 minute cycle, from our holiday cottages, the Reef is more than just a facility, it’s a thoughtfully designed leisure centre that caters to all ages and interests, nestled along the breathtaking coastline of Sheringham and is definitely worth visiting.

About The Reef Sheringham

Opening in November 2021, The Reef Leisure Centre is a newly built, state of the art leisure centre operated by Everyone Active. Whether you are seeking a quick workout, refreshing swim or a day of family fun, the Reef has facilities for everyone to enjoy.

Conveniently located on Weybourne Road, the centre is open seven days a week from 07-21:00 weekdays and 08-16:00 on weekends.

The Reef - Gym Facilities

Facilities at The Reef

The Reef has an extensive range of facilities designed for everyone to enjoy. Regardless of if you are looking for a workout class, lane swimming or even swimming lessons, this leisure centre has it all, including:

  • 70 station gym, with the latest fitness equipment including free weights and machines. Personal training and supervised sessions are available.
  • Group fitness studio where classes such as Les Mills or Yoga are often held
  • Group cycling studio with 25 set ups for both instructor led and virtual sessions
  • 25m sustainably heated swimming pool with six lanes.
  • Smaller teaching pool with moveable floor which allows the water depth to be changed for different activities, from group swimming lessons to water confidence and toddler sessions.
  • Child friendly splash pad
  • Extensive changing facilities and car park
  • The centre is also extremely accessible for disabled users and those with limited mobility with accessible toilets and changing facilities on both floors, two lifts, level floors and automatic doors. The larger pool also features a Pool Pod system, to help disabled users get into the water in a safe and dignified manner.
  • Lifeguards on duty
  • There is also a café onsite offering nutritious drinks and snacks for you to enjoy.
  • The whole centre has been built with energy efficiency in mind. It uses solar thermal hot water heating, led energy saving lighting, and is currently undergoing works to create a solar panel carport to provide renewable electricity for the centre.
North Norfolk's Best Leisure Centre - The Reef Sheringham

What activities are available at the Reef?

There are daily activities and classes held at the Reef from swimming lessons, family inflatable pool sessions, gym and cycling classes, les mills classes and water confidence sessions. The family fun sessions include a selection of pool inflatables and toys to enjoy at dedicated times and are great fun for everyone to enjoy. The teaching pool offers the Everyone Active’s award winning swimming lessons, which teaches children to swim safely whilst having fun and awards them with certificates of completion for each swimming level they achieve.

Nearby Attractions

The Reef’s prime location means that you are situated close to all of Sheringham’s other wonderful attractions, so why not make a day trip out of it and visit the beautiful beach, discover the famous rhododendrons at Sheringham Park, or hop on the North Norfolk Railway.

Booking and Activities

To view the full schedule of activities on offer each day it is best to check out their activities page. Activities are available to be booked at the front desk when you arrive, however, it is highly recommended to book online beforehand to avoid disappointment as the centre is very popular.

Each activity is priced separately on the website and are available to be booked by members and non members. At the moment the centre is also offering the opportunity for guests to apply for a free day pass to use the facilities which are available for our holiday cottage guests to use, find out more here.

It should be easy to see why we recommend The Reef so highly, we encourage all of our guests, friends and family to take full advantage of the fitness, relaxation and family-friendly facilities available. Enjoy your time in North Norfolk and relax, revive, energise and explore with our luxury holiday cottages, for more information and to find out our latest availability, get in touch today.

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