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There are plenty of things to do in Guildford when you’re staying in the area, but you can’t say you’ve been to Guildford if you haven’t been to the Spectrum!

Guildford Spectrum is a state-of-the-art leisure complex in Guildford, Surrey that offers a wide range of activities for people of all ages and interests. The complex boasts an Olympic-sized swimming pool, an ice rink, a tenpin bowling alley, a soft play area, a gym, and several sports halls.


The complex is just a short walk from Guildford’s main train station, which provides connections to London and other nearby towns and cities. The location of Guildford Spectrum also puts it in close proximity to several other popular attractions in Guildford, including the historic Guildford Castle and the picturesque River Wey.

Our Abbot’s Yard serviced apartments are 10 minutes away by car, while our Westnye apartments are a 17-minute bus ride. The Spectrum’s central location and close proximity to our apartments make this a convenient option for visitors staying in the area who are looking for entertainment options nearby.

Leisure Activities

Guildford Spectrum has a variety of activities to suit everyone, whether you’re seeking a family day out, a workout session, or a competitive sports match. The venue provides swimming, bowling, and ice skating sessions suitable for all levels of experience.

In addition to these activities, the complex also hosts a diverse range of events and shows throughout the year, which draws in both locals and visitors alike. With its modern facilities and welcoming atmosphere, Guildford Spectrum is a top destination that should not be missed when in Guildford.

Entertainment & Event Hire

Guildford Spectrum hosts a variety of events and shows throughout the year, making it a popular destination for both locals and visitors. From live music performances to comedy shows, there is always something exciting happening at the venue.

For sports teams staying in the area, Guildford Spectrum also has a variety of indoor and outdoor spaces available for hire, including sports halls, outdoor pitches, and athletics tracks. These facilities are suitable for a range of events, such as training sessions, competitions, and tournaments. Also, the venue’s experienced staff are on hand to help with the planning and coordination of your event, ensuring that everything runs smoothly.

The complex also hosts seasonal events, such as Halloween parties and Christmas markets, perfect for families and after-work team events!

For the Summer!

The leisure pool at Guildford Spectrum is another popular attraction, especially during the summer months. With its water slides, lazy river, and interactive water features, it’s the perfect place to cool off and have some fun. The pool area also includes a spa pool and a sauna for those looking to relax after a workout.

Guildford Spectrum is also committed to promoting sports and physical activity in the local community. It offers a range of sports clubs and activities for people of all ages and abilities. Whether you are interested in team sports like basketball or badminton, or individual activities like climbing and cycling, there is something for everyone at the Spectrum.

Live performances

The Spectrum has hosted a number of high-profile events over the years, including concerts by famous musicians such as Elton John, Oasis, and the Red Hot Chili Peppers.

In 2005, it was even used as a filming location for the hit movie “Batman Begins”, with scenes featuring the Batmobile and Gotham City Police Department being shot inside the building!

Contact us to book now!

Are you looking for a place to stay during your next trip to Guildford? Why not book a Roomspace serviced apartment.

Our apartments are right in the heart of town, surrounded by retail stores and entertainment venues, and with direct transport links to London and other areas of interest.

Get in touch to find out more about our apartments in Guildford and how to book your next stay with us!

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