Leith Links Outdoor Tennis and Bowling Green

Serve up an ace on our outdoor tennis courts, which are all-weather and suitable for all standards of play so master your rallies with friends and enjoy fresh air at the same time.

Courts are open year-round and outside of staffed opening hours you can play for free - just bring your own equipment. 

Bowling Green Opening Hours

Monday -
Tuesday -
Wednesday -
Thursday -
Friday -
Saturday -
Sunday -

Leith Links is NOT staffed. The tennis courts are unlocked and available for free play at all times

Opening hours for specific activities may differ from venue opening.


Serve up an ace or master a rally. Regardless of your match ability, come and improve your game. A regular league match or just join in the fun in the fresh air.


The bowling green is available for free play if you bring your own equipment. 


Work core strokes, technique and tactics, with drills and fun games thrown in. 

Ask our team to demo our app today and have everything at your fingertips:

  • Priority booking and cancellation of classes, courts,pitches and golf tee times
  • Instant access to timetables
  • Special offers and news

Ask at reception for further details.

Discount Card

With our Discount Card you can save up to 20% every time you play.

Courts can be booked up to 8 days in advance for discount card holders or 7 days for non-card holders.

Members also receive up to 20% off court hire and a selection of other activities such as bowls, golf, swimming and fitness classes.


As well as our all-weather courts, we have two outdoor bowling greens open during the summer months, from April to September, to casual players and clubs or give boules a throw on our petanque pistes.

  • Three outdoor all-weather tennis courts 
  • Two outdoor bowling greens
  • Two petanque pistes
  • Guide dogs welcome


For tennis bookings or coaching: 
t: 0131 443 0101

At Leith Links there is a coaching programme supported by Tennis Scotland. Find out more here. 


Find Us

Located at the north west corner of Leith Links where John's Place and Links Place meet.

  • Leith Links Outdoor Tennis and Bowling Green, John's Place , Edinburgh, EH6 7QR
  • 0131 458 2100
  • enquiries@edinburghleisure.co.uk


  •   By Bus: Services by Lothian Buses Claremont Park bus 12, East Hermitage Place buses 21, 25