The Marlborough Sports Garden

11-25 Union St London Central London SE1 1SD

Football (5 a side) Volleyball Handball Ultimate Frisbee

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Courses and Activities in The Marlborough Sports Garden

Looking for free things to do in The Marlborough Sports Garden and the London area? Below is a selection of paid and free activities in The Marlborough Sports Garden



Bookings for the Marlborough Sports Garden will no longer be taken on the Open Play platform beyond 1st June.

From this day all bookings will be taken on the Playfinder platform. If you have any questions regarding booking please contact:


Marlborough Sports Garden is an outdoor sports venue located very close to London Bridge in central London. Facilities include an all-weather football pitch, sand court, table tennis, basketball hoop, pat-ball wall, and a covered deck with seating.

Tennis tables and the Pat Ball are free to use.

It is also possible to hire the whole Sports Garden or individual areas of the garden for sports days, events and parties. To find out more visit:

Frequently Asked Questions

What sports can the sand court be used for?

The sand court can be used for beach volleyball, beach football or even beach rugby, particularly touch rugby. It is also used for dodge-ball, beach ultimate frisbee training and general training.

What surface is the 3G football pitch?

The football pitch for hire has a synthetic surface which is 3rd generation rubber crumb. It has floodlights.

Are there any community sessions taking place at the Marlborough Sports Garden?

A range of sports activities take place on site for children and young people both after school in term time and in the summer holidays. Visit for up to date information about activities on site.

For community sports sessions, please keep an eye on Bankside Open Spaces Trust's website News & Events pages.

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