Cheltenham's unique location, with the open landscapes of the Cotswolds literally minutes away from the town centre, makes it the perfect holiday location for those seeking action out of doors.
Sit back, relax, sip a Pimms and watch a cricket match. Croquet Cheltenham Croquet Club was founded in 1869 -so can claim to be one of the oldest croquet clubs in England!
Head down to Whaddon Road and support 'The Robins', our football league team Golf Tee off and try a round at Cleeve Hill Golf Club, a magnificent heath land course located in an area of outstanding natural beauty.
The magnificent Cheltenham Racecourse, known accross the world as the home of National Hunt racing.
Located just to the north of the town, Leisure@ is one of the top sporting venues in Cheltenham and the surrounding region. The centre offers a large range of sports such as football, racquet sports, cricket, basketball, netball, gymnastics, hockey, approach golf, vand short mat bowls. There are also over 50 exercise classes to pick from and other activities such as dancing and martial arts.
Join Thomas and Anna Melendez and let them teach you to salsa.
Local Sports Clubs and Associations
Fancy joining a local team? There are hundreds of sports clubs in the Cheltenham area you can join. Contact details of many of these clubs can be found here.
Cheltenham Rugby Festival
Perhaps not a sport you immediately associate with the Regency Spa town but Cheltenham's rugby heritage is rich particularly in the 13-a-side game.
Spa and Beauty
In keeping with the town's spa heritage, there's an excellent choice of treatments and many beautiful spas to refresh mind and body
Cheltenham is home to no less than three theatres, each boasting a full programme of events throughout the year. Everyman Theatre Playhouse Theatre Bacon Theatre
Walking The Cotswolds
Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty offers a great experience for everyone who enjoys the pleasure of a walk in the country.