PLEASE NOTE: Highlands End Leisure Club is closed from 31st December 2018 until 1st February 2019. The Reception and lobby will be undergoing a refurbishment, work will take place on the equipment in the plant room and a new link will be created through to Martin’s Bar & Restaurant. We apologise for any inconvenience. 2019 Memberships will run from 1st February until 31st December – see below for more information.
Located at Highlands End Holiday Park in Bridport, you can relax and unwind in our luxurious Leisure Club with swimming pool, sauna and steam room. Highlands End Leisure Club is open both local residents (membership only) and holidaymakers staying at any of West Dorset Leisure Holiday’s Parks.
- 20 metre indoor heated swimming pool
- Sauna (over 18s only)
- Steam Room (over 18s only)
- Adult only swim times – daily 8am to 10am
- Fun sessions
- Daytime and evening classes
- Exclusively for members & WDLH holidaymakers only
- 9 hole Pitch ‘n’ Putt Course – clubs, balls & scorecards available at the Park Shop
- Comfortable warm water
- Changing rooms with showers, toilets, hairdryers and baby changing units
- Poolside seating area – entry fees apply and swimwear must be worn
2019 Opening Times
Highlands End Leisure Club is open daily from 8am until 6:30pm, with last entry at 6:00pm. Adult only swim times are daily from 8am until 10am and fun sessions are held on Saturdays and Sundays from 1pm until 2:30pm, plus every day in the summer holidays.
Please Note: The sauna and steam room are closed on Tuesday mornings from 8am until 10am for routine maintenance and cleaning
Due to a refurbishment of the Reception, the Leisure Club will be closed from 31st December 2018, reopening on 1st February 2019. We apologise for any inconvenience.
Holidaymakers staying at Highlands End, Golden Cap, Graston Copse and Sandyholme Holiday Parks are all welcome to use the facilities at Highlands End Leisure Club. The following charges apply:
Adults – £3.60
Children (aged 4 to 17) – £2.10
Children (aged under 4) – free
If you are staying in an apartment at Highlands End Holiday Park, or a Lodge at either Highlands End or Golden Cap Holiday Parks, entry to Highlands End Leisure Club is included free of charge. Please present your tickets to gain access.
- Children aged 15 to 18 may swim unsupervised when a consent form has been filled in at the Leisure Club Reception by a parent or guardian
- Children under 15 may not swim unsupervised
- There is a poolside seating area – entry fees apply and swimwear must be worn
- Ask at the Reception about our family or adult week-long passes
- Please note under 18s are not allowed in the sauna or steam room
Due to a refurbishment of the Reception, the Leisure Club will be closed from 31st December 2018, reopening on 1st February 2019. We apologise for any inconvenience. All new memberships are subject to a £15 joining fee. All memberships expire on 31st December 2019. Renewal letters will be sent out during December. Every member is issued with a membership card and a £7.50 fee applies to replace lost cards. Members are welcome to bring a guest – £5 for adults, £2.50 for children (aged 4 to 17).
Silver Memberships include unlimited use of the swimming pool, sauna and steam room. There are 3 options for payment of a silver membership:
Pay a one-off payment of £310.00 for 10 months and get the 11th month FREE (payment due by 1st February).
Split the Cost
Pay £124 for February 1st to May 31st 2019 (payment due by 1st February), followed by a £217 payment for June 1st to December 31st (payment due by 1st June or a £15 rejoining fee applies).
Join later in the year
If you would like to join the Leisure Club later in the year, you can pay the following prices, depending upon the month you join (an additional £15 joining fee applies to the following prices):
- March – £310.00
- April – £279.00
- May – £248.00
- June – £217.00
- July – £186.00
- August – £155.00
- September – £124.00
- October – £93.00
- November – £62.00
- December – £31.00
Bronze Memberships are ideal for more infrequent users of the Leisure Club. The prices below are payable for the month you join, followed by entry fees each time you use the Leisure Club of £3.60 a time for the swimming pool, sauna and steam room. The following prices are payable for the month you join (an additional £15 joining fee applies):
- February – £88.00
- March – £80.00
- April – £72.00
- May – £64.00
- June – £56.00
- July – £48.00
- August – £40.00
- September – £32.00
- October – £24.00
How to join
To join Highlands End Leisure Club, fill out a Membership Form and take it to the PARK RECEPTION at Highlands End, where your payment will be taken by cash or card. You will be issued with a receipt and customer number, which you can use to access the club until your Membership Card is ready to collect – usually issued within 2 days.
Highlands End Pitch ‘n’ Putt Course
Open to all, the Pitch ‘n’ Putt Course at Highlands End Holiday Park has fantastic views over the West Dorset countryside and coastline. The 9 hole course covers 7 acres to the east of the park and is open daily from February to November. Clubs, putters and balls can be hired at the Park Shop, where you will also be given tees and scorecards. The following prices apply:
Adults – £4.00
Children – £2.50
£1 refundable deposit per club / putter and £0.50 refundable deposit per ball
Classes & Lessons
Penny Yarnold runs a range of classes and lessons throughout the year, including private and group swimming lessons, aqua fit, baby & toddler swimming and distance badge sessions. Visit the Penny Yarnold Swim School Facebook Page to find out more, or speak to a member of the Leisure Club Team.
Martin’s Bar & Restaurant
After a relaxing swim, sauna and steam, why not visit Martin’s Bar & Restaurant next door for a Costa Coffee and some delicious food. For children, there is The Little Fire Station Soft Play (charges apply), an outdoor play area, pool tables and board games.
Terms & Conditions
Please ensure you read a copy of the Highlands End Leisure Club Rules and Notes of Guidance. The management reserves the right to ask individuals to leave the Leisure Club and / or terminate memberships, with or without refunds, if the rules and safety measures are not followed. Your co-operation is appreciated to ensure good standards are maintained for the benefit of all swimmers. It is the member’s responsibility to ensure that guests also abide by the rules. No standing order memberships are available in 2019 and memberships cannot be frozen. Guests must be accompanied by a member at the time of entry into the Leisure Club. The sauna and steam room are restricted to over 18s only.
There is also a 9 hole Pitch ‘n’ Putt Course at Highlands End Holiday Park that is open to all – bookings and payment can be made at the Holiday Park Reception. Fun sessions in the pool run on Saturdays and Sundays (with more in peak season) This involves music, flashing lights and children can bring their own toys and inflatables. We have a selection for sale in the Leisure Club Reception.