Parklands Leisure Centre | Day Out With The Kids

Parklands Leisure Centre

Oadby, Leicestershire, England

Attraction Information

  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres icon Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres
  • Climbing icon Climbing
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas icon Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Ages: all ages

Venue type: Indoor

Non-stop soft play fun awaits at Parklands Leisure Centre! Featuring an amazing four-tier Play World soft play zone, complete with wave slides, drop slides, spider web, trampolines, fun brick house and lots more exciting features for kids under 12 - the centre will keep your little ones busy for hours.

Fancy having a go at indoor climbing? Parklands is also home to Fun Climb - an indoor climbing centre, featuring 18 routes and obstacles, designed for climbers as young as 4 (minimum 10kg). All equipment is included and you need no previous experience, which means you can try it anytime you like. So, are you ready to race the kids to the top?

Guess what! Parklands Leisure Centre is also one of Leicester’s premier sports venues, featuring indoor badminton, basketball and 5-a-side football courts, plus a 25-metre swimming pool, and table tennis. So, put your kits on and unleash your competitive side!

  • Fun soft play zone for under-12s 
  • Indoor climbing for anyone over 4
  • Huge choice of sports & activities 


  • Restaurant Restaurant Onsite
  • Snacks Snacks Available
  • Toilets Toilets Available
  • Baby Baby Changing Available
  • Disabled Disabled Toilets Available
  • Wheelchair Wheelchair Friendly
  • Pushchair Pushchair Friendly
  • Parking Parking Available On-site

Getting There and Contact Information


Washbrook Lane, Wigston Road, Oadby, Leicestershire, LE2 5QG, England


Click here to visit Parklands Leisure Centre's website
0116 272 0789

Standard Opening Times and Pricing

Opening hours

Leisure Centre
Monday to Friday 06:30 - 23:00
Saturday to Sunday 07:00 - 22:00

Please check for specific activity times, as these are subject to change.

Play World
Monday to Sunday 09:30-18:00

Reduced opening hours during the Christmas period. Please check the attraction's official website for details.


General Admission
Swimming from £2.80
Climbing from £10.95
Football from £35.00
Badminton & Basketball from £8.75
Table Tennis from £3.90

Play World
Under 12 months: Free
12 months – 4 years: £5.80
4 – 12 years: £8.75
Accompanying Adults: Free

More Information

Clothing requirements

Kids must remove their shoes before entering the Play World play structure and socks must be worn at all times. 

Guest suitability

Kids must be 12 years or younger to play in Play World. All children must be supervised and accompanied by an adult over 18 years at all times. 
For more terms and conditions, please visit the attraction's website.